Located at the Dolan Recreation Center, the Parks and Recreation Department:

  • Administers recreation programs for the Town.
  • Assists with the facilitation of annual events such as the annual Flag Day Parade, Dedham Day & the Bike Rodeo.
  • Is responsible for the care, coordination and maintenance of most of the parks and fields in Town (See Directory of Parks & Fields).


Recreation Programs

The Parks and Recreation Department coordinates and administers numerous recreation programs for Town. To learn more about the programs that are available, visit the Recreation Programs page. To register for programs, visit our Online Registration website.

Board and Committee Work

The Parks and Recreation Department works with the Parks & Recreation Commission. The Commission promotes physical education, play, recreation, sport and other programs for people of all ages.

When to Contact us

Please contact our department regarding questions about our programming, including annuals events, or one of Dedham's parks and fields.