UPDATES - Parks and Recreation



Veterans Memorial Park is closed to public Mon 6/29 thru Wed 7/1 between 9-4pm for Summer Camp staff training.


Summer Camp will be held 7/6 thru 8/14.  Park access will be limited to weekends and after 4PM Mon - Fri during Summer Camp.




Parks and Recreation is OPEN to the public


Face Masks are required when entering Town Hall


Skate Park, Playgrounds, Basketball Courts, and Disc Golf Course are OPEN



2020 Beach Permits


Beach Permits are SOLD OUT at this time.  If you would like to be added to a wait list, please call the Parks and Recreation office 635-6951.


Veterans are eligible for a FREE beach pass.  Please bring your Form DD214 and proof of residency to the Parks and Recreation office.   


The Pelham Town Beach at Veterans Memorial Park is open to residents ONLY.  Residents must purchase a beach permit for $20 or renew their permit from 2019 for $15.  The beach permit will allow access through the electronic gate located at the entrance to Veterans Memorial Park.   


This season’s beach access will be unique due to the current Covid-19 situation.  Access to the beach during our summer camp, 6/29/20 through 8/14/20, will be limited to weekends and after 4pm weekdays.  Lifeguards on duty weekends 10 am to 6 pm and until 6 pm weekdays during camp dates.


Please note - residents purchasing a beach pass are doing so at their own risk.  Due to the uncertainty of the Covid-19 crisis, should the beach need to close for any reason, there will be no refunds.


Please be advised that social distancing at the beach and in the water is expected.  NO DOGS allowed on the beach at any time!


Summer Camp training will be held Mon 6/29 thru Wed 7/1.  Park access during these days will be limited to after 4PM.






We are happy to announce that we are able to offer a 6-week camp for ages 6-13, Mon-Fri, 9:30 am-3:30 pm, July 6-Aug 14, 2020 at Veterans Memorial Park for Pelham residents only.   


UPDATE:  As of 7/2/20, the groups have been formed and registration is closed.




  • Lego/Robotics that was planned for August and has been cancelled, as well as Field Hockey Clinic in June.
  • At this time, we do plan to reschedule the Daddy Daughter Dance, likely in the fall.  No refunds presently.  Hold your tickets!
  • We hope to resume all theatre programs in the fall of 2020; no refunds at this time.
  • Tennis courts across from PHS are the property of the school district; contact SAU office.
  • Adult and youth golf lessons TBD, possibly for September at Windham Country Club.
  • Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp has been bumped to the week of August 17 at Muldoon Park.  Register at www.challengersports.com .

Thank you for your patience and understanding,

Stay safe and well.


Brian, Kathy and Melissa




We have changed software providers as of 1/2/20.  You will have to create a new account in Rec Desk when registering for programs.  We are not able to transfer household accounts from the previous software.  If you need any assistance, kindly contact our office.


Click HERE to Create Your New Account




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