Welcome to AYR
Please ensure that an application is filled out and submitted to the Youth Recreation Director before online payments are made.
Apply to seasonal positions here:
Current positions available:
- Beach Director/Head Lifeguard -- Lake Gardner Beach
-Full time/Part time Lifeguard -- Lake Gardner Beach
- School Year Before School Program Staff General Application
-Summer and School Year CIT -- Application
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To provide social, physical, recreational, educational and cultural programs and opportunities to Amesbury’s youth at an affordable cost. The Youth Department consists of the Youth Director, Kathy Crowley, Assistant Director, Nicole Spirito and part time seasonal program counselors/instructors.
What we do: Before and After School
We offer Before and After School programs for Elementary and Middle School aged students at Cashman Elementary, Amesbury Elementary, and Amesbury Middle School*.Forms, flyers, and additional information about the elementary & middle school programs is available here.
*Amesbury Middle School offers After School programs only.
Youth programs are subsidized by program fees and grants. No taxpayer dollars are spent on these programs.
- 2017 Summer Catalog
- A. Recreation Home
- Before & After School
- CIT (Counselors in Training)
- Camp Kent Environmental Center
- Forms and Applications
- Inter-Generational Programs
- Lake Gardner Beach
- Parks & Recreation Commission
- Photo Gallery
- Special Events
- Youth Athletic Leagues
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm