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Columbus Weekend Tennis Tournament

October 12th and 13th 2019 Our 2019 tennis tournament will be held at the Westmoor Club. There is no rain date for this event.Donations are tax deductible. Nantucket Community Parks and Recreation (Nantucket CPR) is a 501(c)3 organization. Thanks to our sponsors for making this event possible: The Tennis Loft Bruce Beni Nantucket Insurance New Read more about Columbus Weekend Tennis Tournament[…]

Family Pizza & Tennis 2019

NCPR-Family Pizza & Tennis 2019 FREE! BALLS & RACQUETS WILL BE PROVIDED. ALL AGES WELCOME JETTIES TENNIS, 2 BAITHING BEACH ROAD, NANTUCKET, MA 508-325-5334….jettistennis@gmail.com Sponsored by: NANTUCKET COMMUNITY PARKS & RECREATION JUNE 5 JULY 3 AUGUST 7 SEPTEMBER 4 Please come and join us!

Designing and Managing Innovative Dog Parks – NRPA

November 2, 2018, Feature, by Richard J. Dolesh “How much more joy can you get out of life than being with your dog in a park?” asks Judy Trockel, one of the founders and driving forces for the past 25 years behind the dog park at Marymoor Park in King County, Washington. Marymoor Park has Read more about Designing and Managing Innovative Dog Parks – NRPA[…]

DPW head talks islandwide plan for Parks and Recreation

Photo Credit: I&M — DBW head: Rob McNeilStory By: Brian Bushard , I&M Staff Writer Posted Nov 29, 2018  (Nov. 29, 2018) Six years after the town disbanded its Parks and Recreation Department in the aftermath of the national financial recession, Department of PublicWorks director Rob McNeil visited the dilapidated Tom Nevers playground. As he walked around the little-used baseball Read more about DPW head talks islandwide plan for Parks and Recreation[…]

NantucketCPR-JFK Bunker-Tom Nevers-Restoration Project

In a special featured article from N-Magazine’s July 2018, article, Cheryl Emery, one of the Directors of Nantucket Community Parks and Recreation (NantucketCPR),  was interviewed and photographed regarding the JFK Bunker in Tom Nevers, Nantucket Island. Full article from N-Magazine: July 27, 2018: PORTAL TO THE PAST by Deborah Halber Written By: Deborah Halber | Photography By: Kit Read more about NantucketCPR-JFK Bunker-Tom Nevers-Restoration Project[…]

GET IN THE GAME -NCPR 1st Annual Columbus Day Tennis Tournament

“GET IN THE GAME!” NANTUCKET COMMUNITY PARKS AND RECREATION Please sign up with your Partner for our 1stAnnual Columbus Day Tennis Tournament. Deadline is September 22, 2018 There is a $75.00 donation per team. These proceeds will benefit Community Tennis programs at Jetties Beach. Our 2018 tennis tournament will be held at the Westmoor Club. Read more about GET IN THE GAME -NCPR 1st Annual Columbus Day Tennis Tournament[…]