About Newport Recreation Department
Our Mission Statement
The mission of the Newport Rec Department is to provide a wide range of leisure activities for people of all ages to enjoy.  Our aim is to focus on participation, fun and fitness while enhancing the mind, body and spirit.


The Staff

PJ Lovely
Recreation Director
About PJ
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Beth Rexford
Administrative Assistant
About Beth
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Becky Merrow
Recreation Supervisor

Jason Fish - After School Supervisor, Referee & Men's Basketball Supervisor
Paula Fish - After School Coordinator/Supervisor
Liz Emerson- After School Supervisor
Kim Rosendahl - Day Camp Co-Director
Sam Rosendahl - Day Camp Co-Director
Tyler Gassett- Day Camp Counselor
 Liz Emerson- Day Camp Counselor
Brad Palmer - Day Camp Counselor
Erin Lovely - Day Camp Counselor
Ricky Hammond - Day Camp Counselor
Becky Merrow - Day Camp Counselor
Lauryn Rexford - Day Camp Counselor
Cole Boone - Day Camp Counselor
Dylan Palmer - Day Camp Counselor
Mindy Carl - Day Camp Counselor
Riley Jo Busby - Day Camp Counselor
Hannah Everitt - Jr Day Camp Counselor
Curt Lively- Day Camp Bus Driver
Erin Lovely - Cycling Instructor
Steve McKenney - Cycling Instructor
Becky Bates - Cycling Instructor


                                                                                               Advisory Board Members
Ryan O'Brien - Chairman
Larry Flint - Co-Chairman
Gary Nichols - BOS Rep
Other Members - Kassy Helie, Mike Hammond, Becky Merrow, George Hulton, Ryan O'Brien
Vacancies - 1 Full Member, 1 Student Representative
Meets at the Fire Dept the 4th Monday of every month at 6:30pm.


Town Holiday's
  • New Years Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veterans' Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day After Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day
  • Day After Christmas
Newport Recreation Department 65 Belknap Ave Newport, NH 03773 Phone 603-863-1332 Fax 603-863-3884
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