Recreation Commission

Please Note: Grass seeding is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, May 3 on Constitution Field and on the grass by the walking track. The field and area will be closed on May 3 while seeding is taking place. These locations will be open for the month of May for light use only so that the seed can germinate.

 

Recreation Commission meetings are held the 1st Wednesday of the month at 7PM.

Past meetings can be viewed via the Recreation Commission Meeting Playlist.

Meeting Agendas

Mission Statement: The purpose of the Voluntown Recreation Commission is to seek the development of recreational programs and enhancement of recreational facilities associated with sponsored programs on various town owned lands, for the residents of Voluntown, without bias to race, income, age sex, or ability.The Commission shall be vested with the power, duties and obligations necessary to accomplish this purpose. They shall be charged with full responsibility for the recreation programs designated by the Commission.

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Email: recreation@voluntown.gov


Field and Pavilion Use

Please contact Melinda Bryan to reserve the use of Constitution Field or the Pavilion. They are both reserved on a first come and first served basis. A Field/Pavilion Use Form, and a Voluntown Services & Hold Harmless Agreement will need to be filled. Insurance needs to be submitted.  Donations are accepted to help us with field and pavilion maintenance.  Links to the forms are below.

Field Use Form

Town of Voluntown Hold Harmless Agreement

Field Use Calendar


Current Programs / Announcements

Adult Volley Ball

Free for Voluntown residents 18+, all skill levels. Voluntown Elementary School Gym, Thursday’s, March 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7, 14, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm. Download sign up form here. 

 


Yoga- Every Wednesday

Voluntown Recreation Commission Sponsored Yoga- Every Wednesday

FREE Yoga for Voluntown residents on Wednesdays, 6-7 pm, brought to you online via Zoom. If you would like to participate fill out the form below and email to Recreation@voluntown.gov. Once we receive your form we will email you the online link to access the class.  Download the form here. You can take a photo of the filled out form and email that if you don’t have access to a scanner.


Voluntown Fun Day

Save the Date!! Voluntown Fun Day is being planned for Sunday, June 4th.

Vendors and volunteers wanted. Please contact Belinda at  860-908-8274 or at recreation@voluntown.gov


Disk Golf Course

The Voluntown Recreation Commission has added a disc golf Course to the field behind the library and town hall. Disk Golf is a fun outdoor activity that can be enjoyed all year long.

New to disk golf? Read about it in Voluntown native Karl Lamonthe’s blog post,  Disc Golf – A Newcomer’s Perspective of a Rapidly Growing Sport.

No disc golf equipment? No problem! The Voluntown Public Library has a disc golf pack that you can check out!

 


Voluntown Recreation Commission Members

Mark Simmons, Chairman
Mike Kalwara, Vice Chairman
Michael Magario, Treasurer
Melinda Bryan, Secretary
Belinda Wiese
Courtney Magario
Kristen Pellinen
Dean Wittwer