Recreation Programs Information

The Framingham Parks and Recreation Department offers over 300 recreation programs for both Framingham residents and non-residents. Pre-school, youth, and adult programs offered include:

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Ballet
  • Safety
  • Science.
  • Social Development
  • Sports
  • Much More

Recreation program fees are established to cover the cost of each individual program (cost vary).  Visit the Parks and Recreation website to sign up for a program or visit our office.

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Program registration process and policies. 

  • Participants must be pre-registered and be paid in full prior to the program start date.
  • Registrations are not accepted without payment.
  • Programs are offered on a 1st come, 1st served basis.
  • All programs are non-refundable. See our refund policy below.
  • All services and fees are subject to change based on budget appropriations.
  • Programs may be cancelled due to low enrollment which would prompt an automatic refund for all paid registrations for that program.
  • Program cancellation notifications are sent out via email. Please make sure your on-line account has updated contact information.

Program Refund Policy

All programs are non-refundable. Refunds are only given if the activity is cancelled by Framingham Parks & Recreation or if the participant is able to be replaced by an individual from the waiting list.

Registration Payment

Payment is due at the time of registration. You may pay by check, cash, or credit card. Checks may be made payable to "Framingham Recreation". There will be a $25 processing fee for checks returned by any bank.

Americans With Disabilities Act

The City of Framingham intends to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you need a reasonable modification of policies, auxiliary aides, or services, please call us at 508-532-5960 at least 2 weeks before the event, or as soon as possible.

Financial Aid

The Framingham Parks & Recreation Department has a commitment to providing leisure opportunities to all residents of Framingham regardless of financial status. Financial assistance is available for any Parks & Recreation Department-sponsored program. Requests are limited to a 50% reduction of one program per child each season.  A maximum of $100 per child, per calendar year will be considered. Framingham Parks & Recreation follows the national poverty guidelines when determining awards.  Please CLICK HERE  for additional Financial Aid Information & Application.