We provide programs and special events for the Town of Acton as well as administer Town fields and facilities.
Operating as usual
We still have spots left for next week! Register now: www.actonrec.com
Enjoy the great sledding at NARA but be sure to sled towards the fields. We don't recommend sledding towards the amphitheater or the of the amphitheater towards the pond. Please wear helmets and watch out for others :)
NARA Park Sledding!
NARA Park's cover photo
Amazing sledding conditions today!
Always sled towards the fields and not towards the stage.
Education Enrichment Center Field trip to Jones! Register now: www.actonrec.com.
We’re still enrolling! If you just need Wednesdays, we’re here for you! The kids will do their Zoom class, homework, and fun activities throughout the day. Semester 2 will be open soon!
Letters to and from Santa! 🎅
[11/06/20] Due to the new state guidelines, everyone must wear a facial covering in public, whether you can socially distance or not. This includes all our parks, playgrounds, skate park, trails, and all conservation and recreation areas. Please abide by these guidelines at all public areas. Thank you!
ActonTV just produced a great video highlighting all the great updates with Acton Recreation! We hope you enjoy this episode of Talk of the Town!!! Thank you Acton TV for creating this great video! Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ePPUU-5aJUs&t=2s
youtube.com On this new episode of "Talk of the Town", we filmed on location at NARA Park with the Recreation Department Event & Program Coordinator, Maura Haberman. Fin...
Did you get our enewsletter yesterday? Here it is if you would like to view it. If you would like to be added to our distribution list, just let us know. https://conta.cc/3jcGNaY actonma#
Two entries already for the NARA Spooktacular! We can't wait for yours!
Are you looking for some fun programs this fall/winter? Check out what we have running!
Still in a bind with remote learning and finding a place to send your child for quality care? Acton Recreation will be operating an EEC Certified remote learning enrichment center beginning next week. You have the option to sign up for optional days. Here is the flyer.
Today was a great day at NARA Park! A ribbon cutting ceremony was held this morning at the new Sports Pavilion as the north building (restroom facilities) has been completed! Thank you to all the many people in our community and our state representatives who made this possible!
NARA Park's cover photo
We're looking forward to 2021 and just completed listing the events planned! We do have our first NARA's Jack-O-Lantern Spooktacular! See the flyer! We hope you will bring your pumpkin to display for all to see! Prizes for scariest, funniest and most original!!! Send a photo of your pumpkin displayed at NARA to [email protected] to enter!
New Jack-O-Lantern Spooktacular!
Is there any group or individuals looking to get some volunteer hours in or anyone just looking to help out in our community?
We have some volunteer opportunities:
-Pick-up loose trash at the park.
-Tearing down the vinyl siding at our Picnic Pavilion (adults only).
If you’re interested, please email us: [email protected].
We really miss having our concerts this summer at NARA this year... and look forward to next summer! Here's a video from last year taken at Into the Floyd at NARA - enjoy! https://youtu.be/KNcouecqh68
www.intothefloyd.com For booking, please contact Sean Gilday at Blue Raven Entertainment. BLUE RAVEN ENTERTAINMENT 100 Rt. 46 East Suite B01 Mountain Lakes, ...
We were hoping to extend NARA Beach operations, but most of our staff have returned to college and we don’t have an appropriate amount of lifeguards to staff the beach. The beach is officially closed for the season, but that doesn’t mean you can’t come by for a swim. Swimming is at your own risk. Please feel free to enjoy the park and beach and we’ll see you in 2021!
Our 20/21 Fall Winter Program Booklet is now available. We have great activities and programs offered for all ages - https://actonma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/6528/2021-Fall-Winter-Recreation-Program-Booklet
Here's a quick e-clip! Beach dates extended, NARA Camp extended, our new 24/7 drop box... https://conta.cc/3iLD709
If you don't get our enews, let us know and we can add you to our distribution list.
NARA BEACH ANNOUNCEMENTS:
1. Due to staff returning to college, NARA Beach will be open from 9am-5pm starting on Monday, 8/17 until Friday, 8/28.
2. With school opening later, we have extended NARA Beach operations for two additional weekends. This is weekends only. During the week, the beach will be unattended and swim at your own risk. Last day of the beach season will be Labor Day, 9/7. These extended weekends will be in operation from 10am-4pm.
Come on out for a swim! 🏖
[08/09/20] NARA Park's beach will be closing at 5:00 p.m. this evening (8/9/2020) due to staffing issues. We will reopen tomorrow at 9:00 a.m.
Come play some “Name That Tune Tonight!”
We’re looking for a cover photo for our fall/winter program booklet - and it can be your photo! Please submit your entry to [email protected] to be considered!
[07/31/20] NARA Beach has reached Full Capacity as of 3:00 p.m. Please be reminded that we are closing at 5:00 p.m. due to staffing issues as well. Sorry for the inconvenience.
[07/31/20] Unfortunately, due to staffing issues NARA Beach will be closing at 5:00 p.m. today. Friday, July 31, 2020.
Unfortunately due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the for health and safety of all, all concerts and special events have been cancelled at NARA Park through the end of 2020. Many of the 2020 concerts and events are being rescheduled to next summer! We hope you and yours stay safe and healthy during this unprecedented time. We look forward to seeing you soon!!!
[07/29/20] Beach is closing at 5:00 today due to insufficient staffing and for the safety of the swimmers. We apologize for any inconvenience.
NARA Beach reached capacity @ 9:21 a.m. Sunday July 26th.
Please check back @ 10:30 a.m. as we re-evaluate.
Unfortunately NARA Park Beach is now closed due to continuing thunder.
July 23, 2020
Just a friendly halfway through the summer reminder...
Our constitution states that our purpose is to: 1) Maintain and preserve our historic building for the Town of Acton 2) Promote friendship 3) Encourage cultural, benevolent and civic activities of its members 4) Remain non-political and non-partisan.
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