Peterborough Recreation Department
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Welcome to the Peterborough Recreation Department

The Peterborough Recreation Department is proud to provide you with our activity registration system and website. To get started please Create an Account with all your household information. The data provided - emergency contacts, medical information, etc. - will help us better serve you. This info will also be automatically placed into your registration forms.

When you’re ready to start registering for activities, be sure to review the How to Register for an Activity page.

 General Contact Information
Recreation Director:  Lisa Koziell-Betz,
Program Coordinator: John Kohlmorgen, 
Senior Specialist:
  Gloria Schultz, 

Administrative Assistant:  Lauren Martin,
Administrative Assistant:  
Linda Paris,

Main Office Phone
(603) 924-8080

Physical Address: 64 Union Street, Peterborough, NH 03458

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 4:30pm (except federal holidays)

Contact Information for Senior Programming
PCC Office Phone:  (603) 784-5032
Physical Address:  Peterborough Community Center (PCC), 25 Elm St, Peterborough
Gloria's Office Hours at the PCC:  Variable, but typically M, W, F


Come join our team-
In search of a new Program Coordinator:
To inquire, please email Lisa at for a job description.
Applications due by 19 May 2021.

We are also hiring seasonal employees!
Lifeguards start at $13.52/hour
Bathhouse Attendants start at $11.46/hour
Recreational Maintenance Workers start at $13.52/hour

Please call us with any questions. We've begun interviews and would love to meet you!
Send your
application to
 or call (603) 924-8080 for more details.


Re: Adams Pool and Cunningham Pond  
We are planning on opening both facilities but are unsure what that will look like,
so we have not yet advertised passes or stickers.
Information will be published as soon as needed details are finalized
so folks can sign up for stickers and reserve spots at the Pond & Pool.

 31st Annual Loran E. Hanson Fishing Derby
Sat. May 22nd from 8:00am - 12:15pm

Give your child the chance to win the super tall Don Rodenhiser Trophy for the largest fish!

The derby is open to kids 15 years old and younger.

FREE Pre-registration for one of three time slots is required this year, to allow for social distancing.
See the Derby RULES and register for a time slot here, or call us at 924-8080.
Masks are required whenever six foot social distancing cannot be maintained.


Peterborough's Recreation Committee meets regularly on the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM. 
This is a public meeting to which town residents are invited.  Meetings are currently being held on Zoom.

Members of the public may submit agenda item requests to the Recreation Committee Chair up to two weeks before each monthly meeting. 
Please call the Recreation Department at 924-8080 for the Chair's contact information. 

Adams Playground is open to the public. 

1) The area is not cleaned outside of normal measures and it is not sanitized. Cautiously play at your own risk.
2) Hand sanitizing stations are at the three entrances.
3) If you are not feeling well, please do not come and play. Wait until you feel better - for your sake as well as for the sake of others.
4) Face masks are highly recommended. Wear one when social distancing is not possible.
5) Stay at least 6 feet away from others when possible.
6) If it looks like it is getting crowded, please come back on another day/time.
7) Caregivers are responsible for supervising children and making sure guidelines are followed.
8) Please wash hands before and after playing at the Playground.
9) Bring your own water bottles for the water fountains have been disconnected due to COVID-19.
10) Face masks are mandatory when using the public restrooms across the street from the playground.
Have fun, enjoy - but please keep the guidelines in mind and be safe.

We URGE you and all your family members to follow social distancing guidelines
to keep our community healthy!

Hesitating to register for a program? 

It remains our practice to offer a full refund to anyone who needs to cancel a program registration
before the program begins. 
Anyone who attends an initial session and decides the program is not right for them
can also receive a refund if they notify us right away that they are dropping out.

Please feel free to speak with us directly about your concerns!  We are here to help!