Youth Recreation

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For more information regarding our program, please contact our office at (978) 388-8137 or via email through

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Apply to seasonal positions here:

Current positions available:

- Beach Director/Head Lifeguard -- Lake Gardner Beach

-Full time/Part time Lifeguard -- Lake Gardner Beach

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Our mission

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.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Kathy Crowley Youth Recreation Director (978) 388-8137
Jimmy Olsen Jr. Assistant Director (978) 388-8137