Facilities & Hours of Operation:

Recreation Main Office Recreation 61 Locust St.
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(603) 516-6401

Mon-Fri 8am to 4pm

Ice Arena Recreation 110 Portland Ave.
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(603) 516-6060

Mon-Fri 8am to 10pm

Sat-Sun 7:30am to 10pm

Indoor Pool Recreation 6 Henry Law Ave.
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(603) 516-6441

Please Check Indoor Pool Page as Hours are subject to change

Jenny Thompson Outdoor Pool Recreation 140 Portland Ave.
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(603) 516-6085

Open June- Through Labor Day

McConnell Fitness Center & Butterfield Gym Recreation 61 Locust St.
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(603) 516-6401

Mon-Fri 7am to 9pm
Sat-Sun 9am-4pm

Senior Center Recreation 61 Locust St.
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(603) 516-6436

Mon-Fri 9am to 3pm

Welcome to Dover Recreation

The Recreation Department plans, implements and supports recreational opportunities that are educational and enjoyable for Dover citizens of varied ages, interests and abilities. These services are provided from the City locations of the McConnell Center, which includes the Dover Community Senior Center, the Dover Indoor Pool, the Jenny Thompson Outdoor Pool, and the Dover Ice Arena as well as various outdoor facilities and parks throughout the City. Our main offices are located at the McConnell Center; 61 Locust Street in Dover.

What's New!

Tennis Camp

Boys Basketball Camp 

Playgrounds Program - Registrations begin April 17th!

Camp Kool - Registrations begin April 17th!

Music Theater Camps

Adult Fitness Classes
 - Interval Strength.  

Zumba® -  Wednesdays & Sundays!

Spring/Fall Sports Sign-ups 2017:  Spring/Fall Sports sign-ups will be held Saturday, February 11th from 9am - 12pm, Wednesday, March 8th from 6-8pm and Saturday, March 11th from 9am - 12pm Some leagues require early sign-ups so don't wait!  Click here to view the flyer with 2017 information!  PLEASE NOTE: Any questions about these leagues should be directed to the contacts on the form - NOT the recreation department! They are better able to answer questions about their leagues and schedules.

Did you know...that the McConnell Center and Dover Recreation have a fitness center with memberships and daily rates available? Click here to check it out!

Travel with us! 

Trips include the Canadian Rockies, Cruising Hawaii's Paradise, a cruise from Boston to Bermuda, as well as day trips (including to see the Red Sox!).  

You do not have to be a member of the Senior Center to go on these trips - you just have to have a sense of adventure! Most trips offer early sign-ups discounts, include travel insurance and round trip transportation to Logan Airport!  Call Linda at (603)516-6420 or Krista at (603)516-6422 for more information.

Have you heard about the Henry Law Park Improvement Project?  Click here to learn more - including how you can help!

Looking for information on the Dog Park in Dover? Follow this link to learn more!