Recreation Department

Summer Program Guide

The 2015 Summer Program Guide is now available. Changes may be made if programs are added or their are slight adjustments to schedules. Online registration will be open on Tuesday April 14th.
Click Below for the Summer Program Guide
2015 Summer Program Guide


Check out our June Newsletter!

The spray parks at both the Beachgrounds Buttery Brook Parks are both now open for the summer! They are open every day from 10:30am - 7:30pm and are free to the public. Just touch the "bollard" and the fun begins!  

Fall Sport Registrations

Registrations for Fall Sports (K-2 Football, Grade K-6 Rec Soccer, Grade 3-8 PVJSL Soccer & Field Hockey start Monday June 1st and run through Friday June 26th. There will be night hours held from 6-7:30pm on the following Mondays: 6/1, 6/8, 6/15 & 6/22.

Grade 3-8 Tackle Football

Registrations for Tackle Football start Monday June 1st and run through Friday June 26th. Night hours will be held from 6-7:30pm on the following Mondays: 6/1, 6/8, 6/15 & 6/22.

Red Sox Bus Trip

We will be offering two trips to Fenway Park this year.

Boston Red Sox vs Seattle Mariners
Date: Sunday August 16th
Game Time: 1:35
Bus Leaves: 10:00am from South Hadley HS
Cost: $95 per person.

Tang Soo Do

Our Tang Soo Do classes will continue into the Spring on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday nights int he Michael E. Smith Middle School Wellness room. Classes will be helf from 6:30pm-7:30pm for those ages 7-14 and 7:30pm-8:30pm for those ages 15 and up. The cost is $30 per month.

Bike/Walk Survey

The Town of South Hadley wants your input about bicycling and walking in the Town. Please help by filling out the “South Hadley Bicycling and Walking Survey” by July 31, 2015. The survey asks what people like and don’t like about walking and bicycling in South Hadley. It also asks what kinds of improvements would make a difference. The survey can be filled out online at:

James Taylor at Tanglewood

Join us on Saturday July 4, 2015 to see James Tyalor in scenic Tanglewood. The bus will leave from South Hadley High School, and the departure time will be either 3pm or 4pm depending on when gates open. Tanglewood has not released gate opening times bu we have been informed they will do so in June. Participants are encouraged to bring a picnic basket, beverages and lawn chair and/or blanket. Each participant will receive a Lawn Ticket and motor coach transportation to/from South Hadley High School.

When: Saturday July 4, 2015
Cost: $55 for SH residents/$60 for non-residents.
Seats will be reserved on a first come, first paid basis.