Brentwood

BRENTWOOD RECREATION DEPARTMENT

Parks & Recreation Activities

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    BRENTWOOD YOUTH LACROSSE

    This program is structured to introduce the fundamentals for the game of Lacrosse and build on existing fundamentals. This is an, "In-house". This program will be for the enjoyment of the game, skill development, and learning the rules.



    • August 25th-October 13th


    • Coed grades K-6th. (2020 school year)


    • Practices Tuesdays 5:00pm-6:00pm located at the upper soccer field located at the community center.


    • Cost= $35 per player and each player will get a shirt and a stick.


    Brentwood Recreation will still offer lacrosse for this fall and will adopt new safety regulations due to the Covid-19 Virus. If lacrosse needs to be cancelled due to the Corona Virus the Recreation Department will notify all participants and will refund all families.




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    EXETER RIVER FALL PADDLE


    The “Fall Paddle” returns for a second year – with a bit more social distancing but all the fun.  The Exeter River is a town treasure running through the middle of Brentwood.  A pristine river with an abundance of wildlife, much of the land along the river has been conserved, resulting in very little development along its shores and a very natural experience.  Whether you are a frequent paddler on the river, or have never been out on it, we hope you will consider joining in.




    When? Saturday September 19th, 10am-12pm (With 5 minute intervals)

          Rain Date- Sunday September 20th

    Where? Departs from the river access stairs on Rowell Road West (off of Haigh Rd)

          Destination- Pickpocket Dam

    Who can participate? This event is open to all

          Cost? There is no cost to participate!!!

    What is included? A BBQ lunch will be provided!!!



    What does the day look like and is anything required?

    • Must bring your own boat. (canoe or kayak)
    • Everyone must bring and wear their own life jacket.
    • Check in at the Rowell Road entry and must show proof of life jacket.
    • The paddle will proceed downriver to the Pickpocket Dam at Cross Rd (about 1hr paddle)
    • A lunch of hotdogs and hamburgers will be served.
    • Representatives will be on hand to provide information about the river and keeping it healthy during the lunch stop
    • After lunch the group paddle will paddle back up the river (very little current) For those not wanting to paddle both ways, limited rides will be available from the dam back to the launch site.


    Don't have a canoe or kayak? If you are a resident of Brentwood. You can rent a canoe or kayak from the recreation department (no fee). To rent a canoe or kayak please contact the Recreation Department. 603-642-6400 ext.120 or email recreation@brentwoodnh.gov All rentals are first come first serve and must contact the Recreation Department no later than 4:00pm on Wednesday, September 16th


    Not up for paddling? VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to help with the event. Please contact the recreation department if you can help out.


    This event is a collaboration between the Brentwood Recreation Department and the Exeter Squamscott River Local Advisory Committee


    TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT PLEASE CLICK THE LINK BELOW


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    Fall Youth Field Hockey 

    This program is structured to introduce the fundamentals for the game of Field Hockey and build on existing fundamentals. This is an, "In-house" program and we may play other towns in scrimmages if schedule and availability allows it. This program will be mostly for the enjoyment of the game, skill development, and learning the rules. 

    Starts September 13th & Ends October 25th

    Sundays 4:00-5:30pm at the lower baseball field at the community center

     (Additional weekend scrimmages will be offered)

    Coed grades K-6. $35/child (includes use of sticks)
    Parents/Guardians are responsible for their child's mouth piece and shin guards




    Registration open to residents & non residents





    Brentwood Recreation will still offer field hockey for this fall and will adopt new safety regulations due to the Covid-19 Virus. If field hockey needs to be cancelled due to the Corona Virus the Recreation Department will notify all participants and will refund all families.






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    Brentwood Summer Camp
    Join us for a summer filled with friends, activities, and fun in the sun!


    Non-Residents can register for camp this year.

     

    Dates: June 22nd - August 21st (9 weeks) *NO CAMP ON FRIDAY, JULY 3rd


    Times: 9:00am-4:00pm.  After Care: 4:00pm-5:30pm. *Note: After Care is additional fee


    Location: Brentwood Recreation Complex.


    Grades: Children entering grades 1-6th


    Covid 19 Update: Please refer to the parent handbook to look at the changes to summer camp relating to the Covid-19 Virus. Due to the virus spots are limited. Please contact the recreation office with any questions or concerns.


    Registration: For the first time you can register online along with the $100 deposit to hold your spot in camp. This is for weekly or full summer participants only. All single day registrations must be completed at the recreation office. All other payments must be paid at the recreation office by June 1st. (spots are limited)



    Activities: Include water & non water games, arts & crafts, team building activities, and much more!






    *See Camp Handbook for more information, policies, and forms.



    ***Online Registration $100 Deposit only***




     

     


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    TANG SOO DO CLASSES

    Tang Soo Do is a Korean Martial Art comprised of both hard and soft techniques. It emphasizes whole body physical training. It’s beneficial for self-discipline, self-defense and health.

    Classes are available Monday and Friday at the Brentwood Community Center.

     

    Classes are taught by Retired Law Enforcement office Bob Meegan. He is currently a 4th degree Black Belt with the World Tang Soo Do Association and recently recognized by the association  for his 35 years as an instructor.

     

    6:30-8:00pm  

    Enrollment is continual,

    so you may begin at any point.

    Cost:  $60/single/mo.    $100/family/mo. (2 or more)

     

    Martial Art classes are back!!! Starting this Friday, July 10th classes will take place outside and will return in the community center after August 21st. FILL OUT COVID WAIVER form that is attached below. You won't be able to participate until Covid form is filled out. Please contact Bob Meegan or the Recreation Director with any questions or concerns.


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    FALL  2020

     YOUTH SOCCER  


    • PreK & Kindergarten (Pre K age 4 by 9/1/20)
    • 1st & 2nd Grades
    • 3rd, 4th, & 5th Grades

     

           

      Pre K & K: Practices/games Saturday mornings,

           

    1st & 2nd grades: Games on Saturday morning & optional practice on a weeknight 


    3rd, 4th, & 5th grades: Weekday practice & games on Saturday mornings.


    All practices and games are held at the Recreation area on Route 125



    REGISTRATION DEADLINE: WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26th



    The season will run September 1st through October 24th

    Coaches' meeting will be August 19th , 6:30pm at the Brentwood Community Center or through Zoom.



    ***Due to the Covid-19 Virus the format of the upcoming season may change in order to have a safe & fun season*** 



    Fall Soccer registration forms are available in the Recreation Office and

    on our website. You can also register online below.



    We apologize that we cannot accept late registrations.



    Picture Day TBA (picture forms will be distributed by coaches or can be picked up at picture day)

     


     $35/player

     (Max. $80/family)



     Volunteers Needed!   

      Please consider coaching or working in the snack shack!  

      

    * Additional $3.00 non-refundable fee for online registration



    Brentwood Recreation will still offer soccer for this fall and will adopt new safety regulations due to the Covid-19 Virus. If soccer needs to be cancelled due to the Corona Virus the Recreation Department will notify all participants and will refund all families.

     


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    Join us for some fun and exercise!

     

    Over 30 Coed Softball

     

    The season will run from late June through mid-August.

     

    If you are interested in playing or have a group interested in forming a team, you can register through the Recreation office or register online. Please indicate team name or coach if signing up for a particular team. Individual or team sign-up deadline is Monday, June 1st . Captain's meeting is Wednesday, May 6th, 6:30pm, at the community center or on zoom.


    Attachment for the schedule is located below. First week of the regular season starts Monday, June 15th




     

    Cost: $30

     ($3.00 additional fee for online registration)

     For more information contact the Recreation office.


    Brentwood Recreation is still taking registrations for adult softball and payments for new registrations do not have to be made until the end of the season due to the Covid-19 Virus. The recreation department will reach out to all participants if the season gets pushed back or gets cancelled due to the Covid-19 Virus. If the season gets pushed back or gets cancelled the recreation department will reach out to all participants and will give full refunds. Please email the recreation director with any questions or concerns.