Lifeguarding Class - Friday and Saturdays April 29-May 14 at Flood Pool. Fridays from 6-9 pm and Saturdays from 9-4 pm. Fee is $250 includes book and mask. Register now through April 27.
Fishing Derby Saturday May 7 at Brewster Pond in Longbrook Park. Registration starts at 6:00 am and Derby is from 6:30-8:30 am. Fee is $5.
Men's Softball League $700 Team Fee is due April 29 at the Birdseye Complex.
Coed Beach Volleyball League fee of $175 is due by May 6th at the Birdseye Complex.
Register NOW for Summer Programs
The mission of the Recreation Department is to provide quality, affordable recreational services to enable the entire community to utilize their leisure time, and to enhance the quality of life. We provide individuals with facilities and programs through which they have an opportunity for social interaction, to improve their physical conditioning, to develop new skills, and to enjoy safe, wholesome, and satisfying activities. We also establish cooperation with community and area agencies to complement, or supplement their services.
The Department reserves the picnic pavilions at Short Beach and Boothe Park as well as the Boothe Park Dining Hall.
Recreation Department offices are closed Friday February 12, Monday February 15, Friday March 25, Monday May 30, Monday July 4, and Monday September 5.
The Stratford Recreation Department staff is certified in CPR and first aid.
All Recreation Department programs are open to everyone in Town. Any individuals with a disability who need special assistance to participate in the programs should contact the Recreation Office.
ALL PROGRAMS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR CANCELLATION
The Recreation Department Staff has made every effort to prepare this website as accurately as possible and to frequently update it. However due to publication deadlines, program listings/information may require that adjustments be made to programs, fees, schedules, etc. We apologize in advance for any errors or for any inconvenience these errors may cause.
The Recreation Department accepts cash, checks, VISA and MasterCard and American Express.
The Stratford Recreation Department is now offering bus trips in 2016. For more information, see "Lifetime & Fitness Activities" link.