Amherst Recreation Department

Welcome to the Amherst Recreation Department Amherst, NH

You have found the Town of Amherst Recreation Department. This website is the communication center of the department. We try to keep it up to date with information about what we do. Check back here often!

When you’re ready to register for activities be sure to review the How to Register for an Activity page.

Contact Info
Program Coordinator: Jennifer Stover
Office Administrator: Susan Douglas
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am – 4pm
Phone: 603-673-6248

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providing us with emergency contacts, allergy info & more

Tot Soccer
Ages 3-4
Morning or Afternoon Sessions
Program start in May
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Instruction Soccer-Spring
Ages 5-6

Starts April 28th

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Late fee after April 11th

Baboosic Lake Summer Camp
Now Open for Registration!

Weekly Themes
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~Daily Camp~
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~Weekly Camp~
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~Before/After Care~
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Outdoor Discovery at PMEC
(Formally Hartshorn)

Come out and explore the woods, trails, habitats and animals that surround or are a part of the Center.
Summer Programs Run Weekly
For Grades K-8
June 23-Aug 1

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Escape to the Lake!
Baboosic Lake Season Passes
Now Available!

Available to Amherst Residents and Non-Residents
Unlimited Swimming for your Family at the Lake all Summer
More Information

Track & Field
Ages 6-18
Starts April 28
*Track events include short and long distance running, relay races, hurdles (for certain ages)
*Field events include the long jump, triple jump, shot put, javelin (mini-turbo javelin for the younger set), discus, high jump
Participants are encouraged to try may activities to find their niche.
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Wet & Wild Fun Run
Looking for some outdoor fun this spring?
Click here
for more information

Create Amazing Birthday Memories This Year
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Call 603-673-1141
For more information
Reserve Your Date Today!

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The National Alliance for Youth Sports offers many online youth coaching clinics. Clinics are available on basketball, baseball, volleyball, soccer, football, and more!

Click HERE for the Background Check Application.

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

Links to other Amherst youth programs