UPDATED: June 22, 2017

 

AMHERST RECREATION

DEPARTMENT

4 Cross Rd, Amherst, NH 03031

603 673-6248

Peabody Mill Environmental Center

66 Brook Road

603 673-1141

Summer Concert Series

6/27  6:30-8    The Bat Magoon Band

 

7/11  6:30-8    Bedford Big Band

 

7/18  6:30-8    Robert Allwarden and Friends

 

7/25  6:30-8    Shana Stack Band

(Rain date Wednesday 7/26)

 

8/01  5:45-6:45    Souhegan Storytellers

         7-8pm  UNH's Little Red Wagon,

                    "Treasure Island"

 

8/08  6:30-8  Amherst Town Band

                     Outdoor Movie Night!

 

8/15  5-7    WZID Block Party, located

                 on the Wilkins Lawn

2017 Amherst Recreation Summer Camps

Adventure Teen Camp

(Gr. 7-9, July 24-Aug 10)

Get ready for year two of Adventure Teen Camp (ATC) for rising 7th-9th graders! Campers will have fun with friends, while enhancing their community service skills, building stronger relationships, and being a part of a rewarding camp experience.

Baboosic Lake Summer Camp

(Gr. 1-8, June 19-Aug 11)

Let's have some fun under the sun this summer! Join our fantastic Baboosic Lake counselors for an unforgettable summer. Campers will take part in daily activities all centered around a weekly theme.

Outdoor Discovery Summer Camp

(Gr. 1-6, June 19-Aug 4)

Come discover the outdoor world at The Peabody Mill Environmental Center this summer!

Outdoor Discovery Mini Camp

(Ag. 4-5, June 19- July 28)

Come out and explore the world of camp this summer. Campers will read stories, go on mini hikes, play outdoor games, splash time, make arts and crafts, and more!

Wild About Science Camp at MVVS

(Gr. K-5, August 14-25)

Now you can join your favorite Outdoor Discovery Camp counselors, and PMEC educators for 2 more weeks of non-stop FUN! We will be offering an additional two weeks of camp at the Mont Vernon Village School.

 

NOW

Specialty Camps with Amherst Recreation

Actor's Conservatory Workshop      (11-17 years old)

Scene at Play, July 10-14, 8:30AM-12:30PM

Landing the Part, July 17-21, 8:30AM-12:30PM

Youth Theater Camps (6-10 years)

Enchanted Folklore, Aug. 28- Sept 1, 9AM-12PM

Challenger British Multisport Camp (Ages 6-16, July 24-July 28)

Young Hacks Academy- STEM Camp (Ages 9-12, July 24- July 28)

Girls Basketball Camp with the Souhegan Sabers (Grades 5-9)  

Next Level, Basketball Camp For Boys (Grades 3-9)

Adult Fitness and Activities

**Be sure to check out the rolling sessions of our adult exercise/fitness classes!

Barre Body, Piloxing Barre, True Potential, Yoga & Zumba

Beach Yoga at Baboosic Lake

Start your weekend off with a relaxing and rejuvenating yoga class on the sand with a beautiful view of Baboosic Lake.

 

Who: 16 and Up

Where: Baboosic Lake

When: Saturdays in the summer, 6/10-8/19 8:00-9:00am

Fees: $90R/$100NR for Full Session or $10R/$12NR per class

Paddle Board Yoga at Baboosic Lake

"Learn to ride the waves of life and not be knocked off by the turbulence that comes to us."

Paddle Board Yoga is an incredible experience: You can enjoy being outdoors, connecting with nature and getting mood-boosting vitamin D.

 

Who: 18+

Where: Baboosic Lake Town Beach

When: Sundays from 8am-9am, June 18-July 23

Fee: Choose 5 out of 6 classes: $65R; $75NR

        Daily: $15R/$18NR per class

Mack Hill Riding Academy presents--Fitness by Riding, Especially for Women!

This program is geared specifically for women!

 

Where: Mack Hill Riding Academy

Fee: $160 (includes 4, 1 hour lessons)

NEW Adult Pick Up Softball Games

This is a co-ed program running on 3 Thursdays in June, July, and August. It is pick up ball, so show up and split up!

 

Who: 18+ (must have graduated High School)

What: Adult co-ed softball pick up games

Where: Simeon Wilson Field, Amherst NH

When: July 20, and Aug 17. Start time 7:30pm

Tennis Lessons for Adults

Join us on the courts for adult tennis lessons!

 

What: Adult Tennis Lessons

Where: Davis Lane Tennis Courts

When: Click HERE

Fee: $42R; $50NR

 

Trail of the Month Outing

Join members of the Amherst Conservation Commission as we kick off a Trail of the Month Outing" the 3rd Saturday of every month at 10am.

Youth Programs

Swim Lessons at Baboosic Lake

Take advantage of our American Red Cross swim lessons. All instructors are ARC Water Safety certified. Swim lessons are scheduled for a 30 minute time period between 10am-2:00PM, Monday - Thursday at Baboosic Lake.

Baboosic Lake Swim Team

Our team is a seasonal swim team offering coaching, technique and instruction for all ages and abilities. Swim Team is open to all ability levels ages 4 to 19. . Practice is 9am -10 am Monday through Friday at Baboosic Lake.

Pre-School Programs

Tiny Toes Dance

Our Tiny Toes Dance program is for girls and boys ages 3-5. In this 4 week program, students will get an intro to dance.

 

Where: PMEC

When: Wed. afternoons and Friday Mornings

Fee: $30R; $35NR

All Ages

Adult/Youth Horse Back Riding

This program is open to ages 5 and up. This program includes 4 one hour weekly lessons.

 

4 Week sessions are now open for registration!

Fee: $160 (includes 4, 1 hour lessons)

Full Moon Hikes at PMEC

Who: All Ages. Families welcome!

When: Times are dependent on season.

Where: Peabody Mill Environment Center

Trips

Trip- Boston Red Sox vs. Minnesota Twins

Enjoy an evening out at Fenway Park and leave the driving to us. We will head into Boston to watch your favorite baseball team for a game under the lights.

 

Who: Families and Individuals

When: Thursday, June 29th

Game Time: 7:10pm

Departure Time: 4pm (Meet at 4 Cross Road)

Fee: $47 (Fee includes game ticket and transportation)

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