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


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

Director: Sheryl York

Contact Parks & Recreation:                                                   

860.487.4434 Fax

or email Ashford Recreation Department

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


  • 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 Knowlton Hall – session ends 5/31 but drop ins are welcome for $10/class


  • May 13th – NYC Bronx Zoo
  • June 10th – Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers at Fenway
  • July 4th – James Taylor at Tanglewood
  • August 5th – Day on your own in Newport RI/Jazz Festival


  • Camp Ashford, ages 5-12 – the last two weeks of June.  Full and half day sessions
  • Ashford Adventureres Preschool Camp ages 3-5 – July 17-July 21 9-11 A.M.
  • Bike Camp – July 24-July 28  9-11 A.M.
  • Girl Power Fitness Camp, grades 4-7 – August 14-August 18 – Full day

Meeting Minutes