Parks & Recreation

Roles and Responsibilities

 Go to the Parks and Recreation Website for more information and to register for programs and  facility reservation requests.

The Kingston Recreation Department’s Mission:  

Building & Enriching our Community by Working Together.

The Recreation Department manages and implements hundreds of programs throughout the year, manages properties/facilities under their jurisdiction: parks, athletic complexes, town buildings, The department works with many other Town Departments and outside organizations, writes grants, submits Community Preservation Act applications, and works with local and state organizations, and oversight and management of necessary construction projects.  

Recreation Commissioners


Andrew W. Davis, Chairperson    2023
Melissa A. Bateman, Vice-Chairperson    2024
Daniel P. Shropshire    2024
Joseph P. Cunnigham, Jr      2025
Patrick Rooney     2023

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


The Recreation Department offers adult and children's programming and partners with other committees and town departments for community events such as Music and Movies in the Park, and multigenerational programs.