New Milford Parks and Recreation
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  • COVID Testing & Vaccine Information:
      Health Department 860-355-6035
  • JPCC Building Use & Rental Information:
      Mayor's Office (Linda) 860-355-6010
  • Privately Owned Parks (for information you must contact them directly):
      - Dykes Point: First Light Power 860-354-8840 
      - Harrybrooke Park: 860-799-6520 
  • Lynn Deming Park Season Passes are still required on the weekends from 09/03/21 - 09/26/21.  

    Lynn Deming Park Day passes are still required on the weekends from 09/03/21 - 09/26/21 and are only valid for 7 days from date of purchase or until 09/26/21 (whichever occurs sooner). Day Passes are only available for sale at the NM Parks & Rec. Office, Mon. - Fri., 8:00 am - 3:30 pm.   

    New Milford Resident ...... $10 per person/per day (limit 4 per week)
    Non-resident .................. $30 per person/per day

    • Oct 10th – Boats must be removed from slips.
    • Oct 11th - $25 per day late fee begins for boats remaining in slips.
    • Nov 7th – Kayaks/Canoes/Paddle Boards must be removed from rack.
    • Nov 8th - $10 per day late fee begins for vessels remaining in slips.
    • Nov 28th - Vessels remaining on racks will be removed and confiscated.
  • Submitting documents or making payments?   
    A secure drop box is located on the pole next to our front doors of the semi-circular driveway for your convenience!!

    Secure Drop Box

2021- 2022 Fall and Winter Brochure
Take a hike on our trails!
Program and Event Suggestions

Welcome to New Milford Parks & Recreation

New Milford Parks and Recreation is proud to provide you with our activity registration system and website. To get started please create an account with all your household information. The data provided (emergency contacts, medical information, etc.) will help us better serve you. This info will also be automatically placed into your registration forms.

When you’re ready to start registering for activities, be sure to review the "How to Register for an Activity" page.
Please Note: Credit Card (Debit Card) processing fees are charged via third party, unrelated to our program fees and non-refundable.  All other fees and league deposits for youth, teen, adult & family programs are non-refundable unless a program is canceled.  If a program is canceled, an account credit will be placed to your account unless a refund request is submitted in writing. A $25 processing fee will be charged for all returned checks. If false information is given on a registration form, you may be asked to leave the program with no refund.

For your convenience, we have a secure drop box located on the pole next to our front doors of the semi-circular driveway! (see image below)
Parks & Recreation Director: Daniel Calhoun
Office Phone:  860-355-6050   FAX-860-355-6052
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30am-4:00pm
Please mail any forms and all applicable fees or
use the secure drop box located next to the front door of our building.

New Milford Parks & Recreation Department
John Pettibone Community Center
2 Pickett District Road
New Milford, CT 06776-3526
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Our Mission

The mission of the New Milford Parks and Recreation Department is to provide quality leisure opportunities in a safe and healthy atmosphere and to enhance the quality of life of the community through the responsible management of parks, recreation activities and natural resources. To meet these ends, the Parks and Recreation Department attempts to provide safe and wholesome recreational services of both a passive and active nature. Our goal is to create a balance of activities, special events and programs for any and all segments of the population.