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Recreation Director
231 Atlantic Avenue
North Hampton, NH 03862-0710
Monday through Friday
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Christine Fredericks
Liam Needham
Sarah Maloney
Danielle Strater
Diane Andrews
Dale Rochford
Mike Sullivan
Welcome to the North Hampton Parks and Recreation Department



Gunstock Ski Club, Little Nippers Soccer, First Tee Golf, Coyote Club, Tai Chi for Kids and more!

For information regarding any programs, please feel free to contact the Recreation Director, Jim O'Hara at (603) 964-3170 or by email to:     

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Tai Chi, the slow moving Chinese exercise for health and balance is being held at Centennial Hall, North Hampton on Tuesday mornings at 10 am.  Open to everyone in the Seacoast area and run through the North Hampton Recreation Dept.  Classes are $5/class and to register please contact the Town Office above the Fire Station for a class pass.

Focus is on improving balance, coordination, deep breathing and moving energy smoothly through the body.  Tai Chi has been proven by multiple medical studies to reduce pain, improve flexibility and reduce falls.  No previous experience necessary.

Marsha Carr, your instructor has been practicing Tai Chi for over 15 years and is a gentle and patience teacher.  For more information about the class itself please contact Marsha at, or (603) 498-9550  (leave message). 

Homework Club


Who:            Boys & Girls Grades 4-8
What:           Homework Assistance

When:           Fall 2014

Where:          NHS (Classroom TBD)

Why:            Having a dedicated time and space to complete assignments is very valuable to getting the most out of the educational experience.

Cost:           $TBD - Please register on line or at the Town Offices, 233 Atlantic Avenue  Payments need to be made prior to the first meeting of each                                 month.

Coyote Club

Developed by John Pazdon and Mary Mazur in 2007 as a way to introduce children to nature based studies, native crafts and evironmental stewardship.  Coyote Club is Driven by a passion to get children comfortable with the outdoors, into the woods and connected with the environment.  Children involved in nature based education programs often experience a deeper sense of self-respect, self-esteem, and a strengthening of their connections to the natural world.

When:   Tuesdays
Who:    Boys and Girls ages 5 through 12
Where:  North Hampton School
Cost:   $80 Pre-Registration Required On Line or at the Town Offices

Session I - 9/23/14 to 10/28/14



Chess Club
Grades 3-8
Thursdays after school for 8 weeks in Mrs. deConstant's Room
Cost:  $60
Session Dates:  Session I - 9/25/14 to 10/30/14
Please register On Line or at the Town Offices prior to start date

Piano Lessons   

Esteemed Pianist Nancy Roberts, who has over 20 years of teach experience, will be conducting lessons at North Hampton School this Fall.  Areas of focus will include, but are not limited to, music reading, note values, rythym, ear training, music theory, and positive practice habits.  Genres range from classical to contemporary.  Lessons are thirty minutes.  
Please contact Nancy at 431-6238 to arrange lessons.

Who:    Boys and Girls Grades 1 through 12
What:   Piano Lessons

Where:  North Hampton School

When:   Weekly Lessons Monday through Thursday

Cost:   $195

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 Dearborn playground                          
Tennis Courts

Thank you for keep our only town park clean!




Dearborn Park

Rt. 111/Exeter Rd

Dawn to Dusk
Playground, tennis courts, pavilion, softball & tee ball field, Portable toilets are seasonal
The “Green”

Intersection of Rt. 151 & Rt. 111

Dawn to Dusk
Bandstand & benches. Holds Summer Concert Series.
Robinson's Field
North Hampton School, 201 Atlantic
Closes at Dusk

All purpose field: lacrosse, field hockey & soccer

NHS Softball field

Located at North Hampton School, located on the left side of the school behind the garage
Closes at Dusk

Softball field

NHS Baseball Field

Located directly behind North Hampton School, 201 Atlantic Ave.
Closes at Dusk

Playground area

Knowles Field

From North Rd, turn on Birch Rd, Knowles field is located on the right hand side.

From Rt 1. Go on Elm Rd. at stop sign go straight onto Birch Rd. Field is located ¼ miles on left. Look for Knowles Field Sign


Knowles Field is owned and operated by North Hampton Youth Association. Has baseball and Soccer field, concession stand.