UPDATE: Effective November 20th, City Hall is open 8 AM – 4 PM, M-F. Departments may be accessed by calling 203-924-1555. The City/Town Clerk's office is accessible by appointment only. To email a City department, visit www.cityofshelton.org to access the department’s home page which allows you to send an email. For the Community Center, please visit their home page under City Departments, then click on Parks & Recreation for further details. Plumb Library will be open M-F, 9 AM - 4:30 PM, Sat., 10 AM - 3 PM. For further details, please visit sheltonlibrarysystem.org. Huntington Branch library remains closed. Registrar of Voters office is open M-W, 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM. Senior Center will be open M-F, 9 AM - 2PM, by reservation only. Call the info line at 203-924-2355 for further details. Youth Service Bureau is open. Animal Shelter is open from 8 AM – 4 PM, Mon-Fri, appointment only. For emergencies, please contact the Police Department. Trash & Recycling pickups continue as scheduled
Department: Parks and Recreation
Contact: Ronald Herrick Jr.
Location: Community Center
Address: 41 Church Street
City, State, Zip: Shelton, CT 06484
Telephone: 203-925-8422
Hours: Monday – Friday
6:30am – 9:30pm
Saturday
7:30am – 3:15pm

Shelton Adult Softball Leagues Forming

The Shelton Parks and Recreation Department has a limited number of openings
in their Adult Women’s Softball League for the 2011 summer season. The league entry fee is approximately $200. For information concerning
eligibility requirements, please call the Parks and Recreation office at 203-925-8422.

 

Cancellation Policy
When schools are closed due to inclement weather all recreational activities scheduled in school facilities will be cancelled for that day/evening. If in doubt, call the cancellation hotline at:

Information/Cancellation Hotline:
(203) 331-4120

Mission
The mission for the Parks and Recreation Department is to continue to provide comprehensive recreation programs and areas for residents of all ages.

The Parks and Recreation department organizes and runs year round sports programs and leagues, a summer playground program, along with a year round swimming program and a variety of activities at the Shelton Community Center. They also have several areas that are used for classes, seminars and parties. The department is also responsible for maintaining over 250 acres of park land and athletic fields.

Public Hearings
The 12 member Parks and Recreation Commission meets on the third Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Shelton Community Center, 41 Church Street.

Transactions
The Parks and Recreation Department handles memberships for the pool and fitness room at the Shelton Community Center. They also handle usage of rooms, grounds and buildings including city parks, Huntington Green, Nike Site, White Hills Civic Club, old Intermediate School, Community Center, and War Memorial building. The department also procures school areas for use in evening recreational programs.

Fitness Room

Quarterly or Annual Membership required.  Current Fee Schedule

Monday – Friday 6:30 am to 9:15 pm
Saturday 8:15 am to 3:15 pm

Pool and Aquatic Programs

Daily Fee or Annual Membership available.   Current Fee Schedule

Online Documents

Boat Ramp
Sunnyside Boat Launch
Behind Sunnyside School on the Housatonic River
Permit Required – Obtain at the City/Town Clerk’s Office at City Hall

Online Documents

The Shelton Parks and Recreation Department has a limited number of openings
in their Adult Women’s Softball League for the 2011 summer season. The
league entry fee is approximately $200. For information concerning
eligibility requirements, please call the Parks and Recreation office at
203-925-8422.