Parks and Recreation

Meetings are held on the third Monday monthly, or Tuesday following a Monday holiday, 7:00 P.M. in Room 101, lower level of the Town Office Building.

The Parks and Recreation Commission shall be composed of five regular members and three alternates, appointed by the Board of Selectmen, to five year terms.  Any member of said commission may be removed by the majority vote of the commission members.  Vacancies on said commission shall be filled by approval of the Board of Selectmen of any current terms.  All members shall serve without compensation

The Parks and Recreation office is located in the lower level of the Town Office Building at 5 Town Hall Road.

Commission Members:

vacancy  ( )  04/2018
Dan Eric Kehoe  (U)  04/2018
Sandra Moquin  (D)  04/2021
Kimberly D. Ayers, Chair  (D)  04/2017
Garth F. Bean  (D)  04/2017

Alternates:

Neil P. Gordon  04/2018
Vacancy  04/2017
Vacancy  3/31/2019

Director: Sheryl York

Contact Parks & Recreation:                                                   

860.487.4409
860.487.4434 Fax

or email Ashford Recreation Department

Ashford Parks & Recreation Mission Statement 2011                               Ashford Parks & Policies 2011

Registration Form

PROGRAMS

  • Tai Chi – Monday 5:30-6:30 P.M. at Senior Center – May 1 thru June 26 (8 weeks) $60.00 or drop in for $10/class
  • Hatha Yoga – Wednesdays 5:30 – 6:30 P.M. at Camp Nahaco in Woodstock- session runs 6/7-7/26 $5 per class – drop ins are welcome 
  • Swim Lessons – June 7th-July 12th- $60.00
    • 6 P.M. Preschool & Level I
    • 6:40 P.M. Level I & II
    • 7:20 P.M. Level III & Up
    • 8 P.M. Adult Swim (ages 13 and older)

TRIPS

  • June 4th – NYC Bronx Zoo – $70 Adult, $65 Child/Senior – Cancelled
  • June 10th – Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers at Fenway – $130
  • July 4th – James Taylor at Tanglewood – $65
  • August 5th – Day on your own in Newport RI/Jazz Festival – $52 (bus only)

YOUTH CAMPS

  • Camp Ashford, ages 5-12 – June 19 thru June 30.  Full and half day sessions  
  • Ashford Adventurers Preschool Camp ages 3-5 – July 17-July 21 9-11 A.M.  CANCELLED
  • Bike Camp – July 24-July 28  9-11 A.M.
  • Girl Power Fitness Camp, grades 4-7 – August 14-August 18 – Full day  2017 Girl Power Registration Form

Summer Concert Series – Pompey Hollow Park, 6:30 P.M. – Rain moves concert into Senior Center

  • July 11th, Larry Stevens Band
  • July 18th, Wild Bill Project
  • July 25th, Wooden Horse
  • August 1st, Shaded Soul Band
  • August 8th, Rusty Macha Band

Meeting Minutes