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PROGRAM INFORMATION                     WAVENY HOUSE

     Spring Programs                                 Rental information including rules & regulations,

   Summer Programs                                fees, contracts, full picture tour of the house

       Fall Programs                                    and outside, driving directions

    Winter Programs

Full program information including

fees, dates, times, location, format,                             ONLINE REGISTRATION LINK-

registration dates and deadlines                                               Sends you directly to the online registration system

 

RECREATION FACILITIES & PARKS

Waveny Pool

Kiwanis Park                                            ONLINE REGISTRATION- HOW TO

Mead Park                                                How to obtain a username and

Mead Park Tennis Courts                       password to access the system,

Mead Park Lodge                                      how to register for a program using

Waveny Paddle Courts                            the online registration system

Spencer’s Run                                   

Waveny House                                         ONLINE COURT RESERVATIONS-

Lapham Community Center                      Mead Tennis Courts

Waveny Park                                             Tennis Court permit holders select this

Irwin Park                                                       link to make a court reservation

Waveny Trail Map

Irwin Trail Map                                          ONLINE COURT RESERVATIONS-

Mill Pond                                                     Waveny Paddle Courts

Ed Dixon Park                                           Waveny Paddle court permit holders

Bristow Bird Sanctuary                            select this link to make court reservations

                                                           

NEWSLETTER SIGN-UP

Select to put yourself on our                                     PARKS & RECREATION COMMISSION

blast email list to receive                                                Meeting dates, agendas & minutes

our monthly newsletter of                 

programs and special events                                     EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

                                                                       Part-time seasonal job opportunities

                                                                   and application forms

                       

LAPHAM COMMUNITY CENTER

Sends you directly to the LCC website                                                 


Mission Statement

It is the mission of the New Canaan Recreation Department to enhance the quality of life for New Canaan residents by utilizing all resources under our control including public parks, public buildings, and public facilities to foster beneficial use of personal and family time for recreation and leisure. To accomplish this, we will provide and promote a wide variety of quality recreation services that meet citizen needs and interests at a reasonable cost. 

Contact Us

Facility Telephones:

Recreation Office and Waveny House 203-594-3600
Waveny Paddle Tennis Courts 203-594-3621
Lapham Community Center 203-594-3620
Fields Hotline (recording) 203-594-3610
Mead Park Tennis Courts 203-594-3618
Senior Center 203-594-3620
Kiwanis Park Lifeguard 203-594-3615
Parks Department 203-594-3100
Waveny Pool Lifeguard 203-594-3627
Recreation Department FAX 203-594-3606

Staff:
Stephen E. Benko, Jr., Recreation Director
Stephen.Benko@newcanaanct.gov
203-594-3605

William K. Kapp, Jr., Assistant Recreation Director 
Bill.Kapp@newcanaanct.gov
203-594-3604

Steven C Dayton, Recreation Program Manager 
Steven.Dayton@newcanaanct.gov
203-594-3608

Lyn Bond, Lapham Center Director 
Director@Laphamcenter.org
203-594-3623

Aggie Aspinwall, Lapham Center Program Manager 
Programmanager@Laphamcenter.org
203-594-3624

Beatrice Watkins, Recreation Office Manager  
Beatrice.Watkins@newcanaanct.gov
203-594-3602

Deborah DiMuzio, Recreation Office Secretary  
Debbie.Dimuzio@newcanaanct.gov
203-594-3607

Butch Landon, Waveny House Maintenance
 
Location:     Recreation Department Office - Waveny Park, Waveny House, 2nd Floor
Office Hours:     Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mailing Address:    New Canaan Recreation Department, Post Office Box 852, 677 South Avenue, New Canaan, CT 06840