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Go directly to our website at http://www.amherstrec.org/

For info on PMEC go to Peabody Mill Environmental Center

Address: 4 Cross Road Amherst, NH 03031

Business Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM    Mon – Fri

Phone: (603) 673-6248

Fax: (603) 673-2032

Welcome to the Amherst Recreation Department!

Mission: To enhance the quality of life for all Amherst residents
 Offer a diverse cultural community and special event activities for all family members
 Offer a full array of informational services of all leisure activities and organizations
 Provide environmental education and leisure opportunities
 Provide professional leisure department assistance to all community groups
 Provide quality leisure opportunities in a safe and healthy atmosphere
 Provide a well maintained park system and recreational facilities to be used in an optimal, fair and equitable manner
 Provide a comprehensive master plan for growth and development

The Amherst Recreation Commission, appointed by the board of selectmen, are residents who have a broad interest in parks, recreation, and leisure activities for all residents.

In late 2010, the Amherst Recreation Master Plan was adopted by the Amherst Board of Selectmen. Click here to view the Master Plan.

Staff Member Position
Craig Fraley Recreation Director
Amber Ciarcia Recreation Program Coordinator
Jennifer Stover Office Administrator
Keith Trott Park Foreman
Stewart Long Park Groundskeeper

Town Beach at Baboosic Lake

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