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Welcome To Lynn Parks and Recreation, Events and Activities Webpage

Lynn Parks and Recreation Department is a division of the Lynn Public Works Department and provides year-round recreational programs including sports clinics, park programs, recreational activities and entertainment outings that meet the needs of all Lynn residents from youths to seniors.

Watch this page and our Facebook page for ongoing information and updates about our programs. For more info on any program please feel free to call us using the information below.

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http://www.facebook.com/lynn.parks.319 for news on upcoming Parks and Recreation Programs and Events.

E-Mail: lynnparksandrecreation@gmail.com

Website: http://www.lynnma.gov/citydepartments_parkandrecreation.shtml

Address: 250 Commercial Street. Lynn, MA

Phone: (781) 477-7096 | Year Round - (781) 477-7123 | Summer Only

Please make all checks payable to: Lynn Parks and Recreation

Click to visit our main webpage.

City of Lynn 2018 Supervised Parks and Field Trips
Parks Open Wednesday, July 9, 2018 and Close Friday, August 10th

The parks listed below on this page will be supervised from July 9th through August 10th. Monday through Thursday 9 AM - 3 PM and Friday’s 9 AM - 2:30PM

The City of Lynn will provide Park Instructors to the parks listed below. The instructors will provide the following activities during our 5 Week Program: Field Trips, Special Events, Wiffleball Games, Arts & Crafts, Sports Activities, Entertainment, and Fun for all ages. Lunch will be provided during park hours. The Parks Program is available for children 6 years or older. No child is required to remain at the park.

We do not provide INDIVIDUAL SUPERVISION or DAYCARE.


On Rainy Days the Parks will be closed!





CLARK ST. PLAYGROUND | End of Clark Street (OFF EASTERN AVE.)
FLAX POND PLAYGROUND | Chestnut Street (BETWEEN POND & CARTER RD.)
GALLAGHER PLAYGROUND | Ontario - Linwood - Hurd Streets
GOWDY PARK | Ceadarbrook Road (BETWEEN TUSAN RD. & MAPLEVALLEY)
HOOD PARK | Holyoke Street (Next to Classical High School)
KEANEY PARK
| Memorial Park Ave. (BEHIND ENGLISH HIGH SCHOOL)
KILEY PLAYGROUND | At the end of Sanderson Ave. (OFF OF CHATHAM ST.)
LYNNWOODS PLAYGROUND | End of Great Falls Road (OFF LYNNFIELD ST.)
MAGNOLIA PARK | Magnolia Ave. BEHIND SISSON & PICKERING)
MARIAN GARDENS PARK | Anderson Way (IN MARIAN GARDENS COMMUNITY)

Lunch will be provided during park hours.
All programs are available - pending funding.

Park Field Trips and Arts and Crafts Activities | To Be Updated For 2018

Field Trips Scheduled For 2018

SKY ZONE | Thursday , July 12 (Rain or Shine)
9 AM - 2 PM
Cost: $24

LASER CRAZE
| Tuesday, July 17 (Rain or Shine)
9 AM - 2 PM
Laser Tag, Tokens, Pizza, and Drink
Cost: $30

SALEM WILLOWS | Tuesday, July 24 (Rain or Shine)
9 AM - 2 PM
30 Tokens, Pizza and Drink
Cost: $21

CASTLE CREEK MINI GOLF | Thursday, July 26 (Shine Only)
9 AM - 2 PM
Mini Golf, Go-Carts and Ice Cream
Cost: $25

NEW ENGLAND AQUARIUM | Tuesday, July 31 (Rain or Shine)
9 AM - 3 PM
Cost: $26

FRANKLIN PARK ZOO | Monday, August 6 (Shine Only)
9 AM - 3 PM
Cost: $25

YEAR END COOKOUT | Wednesday, August 8
9 AM - 3 PM
Will Be Held At Gallagher Park In Case Of Rain
Cost: Free

All Field Trip costs include admission and transportation to and from the events. The Lynn Parks & Recreation can only accept Money Orders or Cash. NO PERSONAL CHECKS ACCEPTED. Please download and fill out the forms below to register for any Field Trip.

Please note: You must fill out the registration forms for your child to be able to attend any of the Field Trips.

Arts and Crafts Scheduled For 2018

1. PAPER PLATE FANS - WEDNESDAY, JULY 11
Use paper plates, craft sticks, and markers to make a beautiful fan to keep cool on the park

2. MAKE YOUR OWN FLOWERPOT - FRIDAY, JULY 13
Making a flower pot with Styrofoam cups and pipe cleaners to make the stems and petals

3. PUFFY PAINT - WEDNESDAY, JULY 18
Making puffy paint with glue, shaving cream, and food coloring & painting a picture on construction paper

4. CHALK ART CONTEST - MONDAY, JULY 23
A chalk coloring contest will be held at every park to see which park has the best creation (according to the supervisors)

5. SLIME - WEDNESDAY, JULY 25
Use glue, contact solution, baking soda, and food coloring to make your own slimy masterpiece

6. PAPER BAG JELLYFISH - MONDAY, JULY 30
Making jellyfish by cutting and coloring brown paper bags and glueing wiggly eyes

7. COLORING CONTEST - THURSDAY, AUGUST 2
A coloring contest will be held at every park using markers and construction paper, the person with the best picture will win a small prize (according to the counselors)

8. BUTTERFLY CLIP - TUESDAY, AUGUST 7
Use clothespins, pipe cleaners, and wiggly eyes to create a fancy snack bag clip

New Item 2018 Parks and Recreation Package (PDF) | Updated June 2018
 

Download Our 2018 Complete Parks Information Package

This 2018 Parks and Recreation package includes:
- How to Contact Us and Stay In Touch
- Which Parkes Are Open This Year
- Our Park Activities Calendar
- Registration and Emergency Forms
- Field Trip Information and Registration Form
- Arts and Crafts List

Supported by the The Lynn Parks and Recreation
(A Division of the Department of Public Works) Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy,
For further information please call Lisa Nerich (781) 477-7096

Community Performance At Flax Pond | Saturday, July 28th

Summer Basketball | Starts July 2018





Sponsored by the The Lynn Parks and Recreation
(A Division of the Department of Public Works)
Mayor Thomas M. McGee
For further information please call Lisa Nerich (781) 477-7096

Summer Tennis At Gowdy Park | July 9 - August 1, 2018


Supported by the The Lynn Parks and Recreation
(A Division of the Department of Public Works)
Mayor Thomas M. McGee
For further information please call Lisa Nerich (781) 477-7096

Flag Football Tournamant | July 28, 2018

CLICK ON THE FLYER FOR DETAILS!

Supported by the The Lynn Parks and Recreation
(A Division of the Department of Public Works)
Mayor Thomas M. McGee
For further information please call Lisa Nerich (781) 477-7096

Summer Football Clinic | July 9 through August 9th 2018

CLICK ON THE FLYER FOR DETAILS!

For further information please call Lisa Nerich (781) 477-7096

Summer Track and Field | July 9th through August 27th, 2018

DOWNLOAD THE EVENT FLYER - DOWNLOAD THE SIGNUP SHEET

Sponsored by the The Lynn Parks and Recreation
(A Division of the Department of Public Works)
For further information please call Lisa Nerich (781) 477-7096

One Hour Run | September 23, 2018

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Sponsored by the The Lynn Parks and Recreation
(A Division of the Department of Public Works)
For further information please call Lisa Nerich (781) 477-7096

Splash Pads | Open For The Season on July 2, 2018

Neptune Boulevard, Flax Pond and Kiley Park

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CLICK ON THE FLYER FOR DETAILS!

Supported by the The Lynn Parks and Recreation
(A Division of the Department of Public Works)
Mayor Thomas M. McGee
For further information please call Lisa Nerich (781) 477-7096

 

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