Amherst Recreation Department

Welcome to the Amherst Recreation Department Amherst, NH

You have found the Town of Amherst Recreation Department. This website is the communication center of the department. We try to keep it up to date with information about what we do. Check back here often!

When you’re ready to register for activities be sure to review the How to Register for an Activity page.

Contact Info
Recreation Director: Craig Fraley
Office Administrator: Jennifer Stover
Program Coordinator: Amber Ciarcia
PMEC Coordinator: Nicole Covin-Griffin
Recreation Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am – 4pm
Phone Number: 673-6248
PMEC Office Hours: TBA
Please call the Recreation Office for PMEC questions



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Fall Soccer
Registration is open now!
Sign-up now!

Tot Soccer begins Sept 14
Wed Afternoons 1-1:45
Register Now!

Fall Tennis Lessons open now!
For Adults 
For Youth Grade 1-7 
For Youth Grade 8-12 
Click on the age group for more information

Something NEW is coming this Fall!
A combination of Pilates Boxing and Dance
Find out more HERE

Calling all SENIORS!!
We have many programs for Seniors
Please see our Trips and Adult Programming catagories
Currently we offer Gentle Yoga, Zumba Gold, A Basketmaking Workshop 
and multiple trips this Fall - Click HERE
Call us with your suggestions!
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Sign up for our e-newsletter.
Join our mailing list HERE.
Maps and Directions

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The National Alliance for Youth Sports offers many online youth coaching clinics.  Clinics are available on basketball, baseball, volleyball, soccer, football, and more!
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Are you looking for field space for your program? Applications for limited programs can fill out a Field Use Application found under Department Info and email it to

Click HERE for the Background Check Application.