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Recreation

          

Please visit our website for a complete listing of available programs.   

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

For info on PMEC go to Peabody Mill Environmental Center          

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
Nancy McMillan Recreation Director
Cari Lane Office Administrator
Susan Douglas Office Administrator 
 Jennifer Stover Program Coordinator
Keith Trott Park Foreman
Stewart Long Park Groundskeeper

Town Beach at Baboosic Lake

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