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Office Hours:
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Monday through Friday, except for federal holidays
Phone: (603) 924-8080

"We are committed to providing the best possible recreation experience for all children, teens, adults, and senior citizens in the Town of Peterborough."

Come join our team!  We're hiring seasonal employees!

Lifeguards start at $13.52/hour
Bathhouse Attendants start at $11.46/hour
Recreational Maintenance Workers start at $13.52/hour

Send your application to
 or call (603) 924-8080 for more details.

We've begun interviewing and would love to meet you!

Re: Adams Pool and Cunningham Pond  
We are planning on opening both facilities but are unsure what that will look like,
so we have not yet advertised passes or stickers.
Information will be published as soon as needed details are finalized
so folks can sign up for stickers and reserve spots at the Pond & Pool.

31st Annual Loran E. Hanson Fishing Derby
Sat. May 22nd from 8:00am - 12:15pm

Give your child the chance to win the super tall Don Rodenhiser Trophy for the largest fish!
The derby is open to kids 15 years old and younger.

FREE Pre-registration for one of three time slots is required this year, to allow for social distancing.
See the Derby RULES and register for a time slot here, or call us at 924-8080.
Masks are required whenever six foot social distancing cannot be maintained.
Adams Playground is open to the public.  
1) The area is not cleaned outside of normal measures and it is not sanitized. Cautiously play at your own risk.

2) Hand sanitizing stations are at the three entrances.

3) If you are not feeling well, please do not come and play. Wait until you feel better - for your sake as well as for the sake of others.

4) Face masks are highly recommended. Wear one when social distancing is not possible.

5) Stay at least 6 feet away from others when possible.

6) If it looks like it is getting crowded, please come back on another day/time.

7) Caregivers are responsible for supervising children and making sure guidelines are followed.

8) Please wash hands before and after playing at the Playground.

9) Bring your own water bottles for the water fountains are not installed due to COVID-19.
Peterborough Recreation Department Facilities
Recreation Dept. buildings have been closed to the public since March 2020, because of COVID-19. 
We are carefully scheduling limited uses,
allowing for sufficient sanitizing between groups. 
Call us to inquire about facility usage: (603) 924-8080.

** For information about our current programs and facilities please visit our website:
Follow Peterborough, NH Recreation Department on Facebook!
Our department website allows customers to register for programs online!
Please visit to open an account and view available programs & activities.

After registering, you can print a registration form and mail it to us with a check, or pay online with MasterCard, Visa or Discover.

Please call us at 924-8080 if you need any assistance.
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