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Parks & Recreation Department

Upcoming Events:

Birthday Parties

Free Summer Children's Performances

Pawtucket Summer Free Concert Series July

Pawtucket Summer Free Concert Series August

Disc Golf Scorecard

Slater Park Pickleball
Youth Tennis Camp

Adult Tennis League 

Pawtucket Tennis Open

Pawtucket Pool Hours 2022

Veteran's Park pool in Fairlawn located on 100 Legion Drive.

Hours of operation include, weather permitting:

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

11 am - 6 pm

Monday & Thursday

Noon - 5 pm

Tuesday & Wednesday

11 am - 5 pm

Admission is $1 per person

Free lunch is available during week days only for those under 18 years of age.

CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE FACILITY RESERVATION/PROGRAM REGISTRATION

The Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for maintaining the Mineral Spring Avenue Cemetery, and all parks and recreational facilities, athletic complexes, traffic islands, playgrounds and passive parks and gateways from I-95, in the city. They operate the Daggett Farm and Looff Carousel in Slater Park, and the Veterans Park pool. They also provide picnic permits, concerts, sports lessons and leagues, the Tree in Memorial Program, birthday parties at the Looff Carousel, bus trips, a variety of classes, various festivals, a youth summer camp and other programs.

Recreation Director

John Blais : Extension 257

Location

Park Office
Slater Memorial Park
Pawtucket, RI 02861

Phone Numbers

City Hall Main Number: (401) 728-0500
Parks And Recreation Fax: (401) 729-4712
Office Extensions:
Information: Extension 251
Sheryl Rennick, Recreation Programming Assistant - Extension 253
Chris Crawley Extension 272
Carousel Phone Number: (401) 952-7768
Vets Pool: (401) 725-9734

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