Lexington, Massachusetts
Lexington, Massachusetts
Lexington, Massachusetts Lexington, Massachusetts

Recreation and Community Programs Department
Karen Simmons
Director

Lexington Community Center
39 Marrett Road

Phone: (781) 698-4800
 

Email: recdept@lexingtonma.gov
 

Lexington Community Center

2015 Fall Program Brochure

General Program and Registration Information

Adult Programs

Aquatics

Field Reservations

Golf

Jobs and Volunteering

Parks, Playgrounds & Fields

Recreation and Community Programs Internship Program

RECREATION 2014 - 2016 STRATEGIC PLAN

Recreation Committee

Tennis

Youth Programs

FAQs

Useful Numbers and Web Addresses

 

Recreation and Community Programs DepartmentDiscover the Benefits 

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 

 

The Recreation and Community Programs Department office has moved to the New Community Center at 39 Marrett Road. Find out more

The Clarke and Gallagher tennis courts will be resurfaced during the month of September, which will impact the availability of these courts.  The resurfacing at the Clarke tennis courts is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 31st and it is anticipated that these courts will be offline for approximately 1-2 weeks.  The resurfacing of the Gallagher tennis courts is scheduled to begin on approximately Tuesday, September 8th and it is anticipated that this project will take the majority of September to complete.  The timeframe for these projects is weather-dependent and subject to change.  This information will be updated in the coming weeks.

We encourage residents to visit our new location, tour the new Community Center and register for programs and classes:

Register Online for Programs

You can also sign up for email from us - news, programs, events
and signup deadlines


Description of Services:

The Lexington Recreation and Community Programs Department is where Lexington residents can participate in seasonal and  year-round, unique, quality programs. Led by excellent, qualified instructors, these programs offer participants affordable opportunities for a wide variety of passive and active recreation, wellness and leisure activities.The goal of the Recreation and Community Programs Department is to provide affordable, quality programs meeting the needs of the community.  Please let us know about barriers that prevent participation. We are proud of our work with members of the community in creating exciting and successful programs. Please help us as we try to expand our ability to provide meaningful and accessible recreational opportunities for all. Your suggestions are welcomed.

Enterprise Fund:

The Lexington Recreation and Community Programs Department has operated as an Enterprise Fund since 1991.  Programs are self-supported by setting user fees to cover all expenses.  The Director of Recreation and Community Programs, through the Recreation Committee, sets fees with the approval of the Board of Selectmen.  The Recreation and Community Programs Department operating budget supports staff that manages and delivers recreation programs along with the supplies needed to operate those programs.  Surplus revenues generated through the Enterprise (Recreation and Pine Meadows Golf Club) helps fund Capital Improvement Projects and financially supports other Town Services including those provided by the Department of Public Works to the aquatic facilities, tennis courts, and golf course, and payment of $100,000 per year towards the Lincoln Park debt.

 

Recreation and Community Programs Department Directory:

Director of Recreation and Community Programs Karen Simmons 781-698-4800
Assistant Director Peter Coleman 781-698-4803
Recreation Supervisor   781-698-4803
Administrative Assistant Donna Dutton 781-698-4804
Department Clerk Cherie Robinson 781-698-4806
Part-Time Department Clerk Sandy Alexander 781-698-4805
Lexington Community Center Director Sheila Butts 781-698-4802
Lexington Community Center Youth and Family Program Coordinator Thomas Romano 781-698-4813
Lexington Community Center Office Manager Melinda Corssino 781-698-4812
     

 

Lexington, Massachusetts
Lexington, Massachusetts
Lexington, Massachusetts Lexington, Massachusetts Lexington, Massachusetts