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Skiing at the KancSpring Softball

Main Office
Tel: 603-745-8673

Community Center

Tel: 603-745-8958

Kanc Recreational Area

Tel: 603-745-2831

PO Box 25

Lincoln, NH 03251


Tara Tower                                                    

Recreation Director

Location: Community Center- 194 Pollard Road
Hours: Mon-Thurs, 8:00am-4:00pm


Justin Chaffe

Community Recreation Coordinator

Location: Community Center - 194 Pollard Road

Hours: Mon- Fri,
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.



invites you to participate in our After School Programming and Activities!



Be sure to "like" us on Facebook for announcements,current events, meetings, new programs & cancellations.



Lin-Wood Recreation Department Winter Guide 2014


For program cancellations please check out FACEBOOK (Lincoln-Woodstock Recreation Dept.) or call (603) 745-8673



The 22nd Annual Memorial Golf Tournament

               At the Maplewood Country Club in Bethlehem

        Saturday, July 26th, 2014   1:00 PM Shotgun Start

Cost: $75/person or $250/team   Includes 18 holes of golfing, cart rental, commemorative t-shirt & BBQ!

For more information please call the Recreation Department at 745-8673 or email: ...READ MORE & REGISTER





Lincoln-Woodstock Recreation Department

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM                                            

The Lincoln-Woodstock Recreation After School Program is a fun, safe and supervised place for youth in grades K-5

to participate in a variety of activities after school. After School Program children are picked up at the Elementary School at 2:30 pm. From there they have a chance to get some energy out on the elementary school playground before heading to the Lincoln-Woodstock Community Center. While at the Community Center, children have a snack, time for homework, arts, crafts, and the opportunity to participate in group and individual games. Space is limited to 30 children. Parent pickup is between 4:30-5pm.

                             After School Program

                                                                (Monday - Friday - 8 Week Sessions)

                                                                 $10/day; $25/week; $120/session

                                                                Session 1: January 2 - February 21

                                                                Session 2: March 3 - April 18

*Scholarships available through Lin-Wood Friends of Rec. Applications MUST be sumbitted 2 weeks prior to the start of the session along with Program Registration Form. (Checks payable to Town of Lincoln) Heather Rand,ASP Leader

Register at the Lincoln-Woodstock Community Center.

For questions, please call (603) 745-8958 or email:

Lincoln-Woodstock Recreation Department, Community Center Program "Parent/Child Handbook"



Lincoln-Woodstock Recreation & Lincoln Library Present...

   Do you love to build with LEGOs? Join us for this fun and exciting FREE CLUB at the Library! Instructor Karen Olivier will plan a theme each week for the kids to learn how to build, all you have to do is ue your imagination and have fun!

                                 Ages: 6-12                            Limited to 10 Participants

                             Mondays 3:30 pm-5 pm                            FREE



Lincoln-Woodstock Recreation Department- 603-745-8958 -






Waterest Campground located at 11 Sugarplum Lane in Woodstock. Registration and check-in: 9:30am/All ages start time: 9:45 am. FREE BBQ 7 Awards Ceremony at 12pm

Early Registration: $10/pp or $25/Family

Day of the Event: $12/pp or $30/Family

Registration Form



Ages 15 & under. Join us for a fun day of fishing at the Waterest Campground located at 11 Sugarplum Lane in Woodstock.


Registration/Check-in: 9:30am

All ages start time:     9:45am

BBQ & Awards Ceremony:  12pm



Registration includes a FREE Barbeque lunch!

Youth Baseball Open Gym

Grades K-5. Spring training is here! Come to this FREE open gym to work on your skills and get ready for the season. This will be held in the Middle/High School gym from 2/23 until 4/20

Sundays   12:30-2:00pm



T-ball, Farm League, Baseball & Softball

Ages 4-12. The season will be starting soon. Please be sure to frequently check your emails as this will be the way we contact you for all practice and game information.

Opening day is scheduled for May 3rd, which will include the Pitch, Hit and Run event! for more information please contact Justin at 745-8958 or



      WALK NH Week

       June 1-June 7

All ages. Walk NH is a FREE program designed to promote walking in New Hampshire. Each person who participates will receive a log to record their walking. Each person who reaches their chosen goal will receive an "I walked NH" patch & a certificate signed by Governor Maggie Hassen. MISSION: To engage children and adults in walking & raise awareness of walking as a part of a healthy lifestyle. For more locations & towns participating click on GUIDED WALK SCHEDULE. Kickoff Friday, May 30th - 2:30pm @ LWE(1.5m)

Kids Vacation Week

Grades K-5. Looking for

something fun & affordable during vacation week? These programs are filled each day with active games, art, music, team building activities, board games, and exciting field trips! Please pack a snack & lunch each day and cold weather clothing and boots for outdoor play if the weather permits. Must be signed up before start of program. Minimum of 6 participants. Contact Justin Chaffee at 603.745.8958

Spring Break  4/22 & 4/24 9am-4:30pm



         KANC SUMMER KAMP 2014



Ages 5-9. The 2014 Kanc Summer Kamp program will run from June 23-August 15. this camp is for 5-9 year olds, and is held at the Kanc Recreation Area from 9am-3pm, Monday-Friday (Except for Friday 4th of July). Registration will be at the Lin-Wood Recreation Department located at the Community Center from 8am-3pm, from June 2-June 13. The registration fee is $150. per camper for the 8-week session, and MUST be paid at that time in order to hold your child's place in the program. The registration fee DOES NOT INCLUDE FIELD TRIPS OR T-SHIRTS. After June 13 deadline the cost is $10 per day for drop-in participants. These rates are for the Lincoln and Woodstock residents only. Non-residents rates are $300. per camper or $15. drop-in per day (NOT INCLUDING FIELD TRIPS OR T-SHIRT) REMINDER: Families are responsible for purchasing camp T-SHIRTS for participants. Cost is $5, checks payable to Lin-Wood Friends of Rec. If you have any questions contact Tara at the Recreation office before June 13!



Ages 10-14. The 2014 Summer Teen Challange program will run from June 23-August 15. This camp is for 10-14 year olds, and is held at the Community Center from 9am-3pm, Monday-Friday (Except for Friday July 4th). Registration will be at the Community from 9am-3pm, from June 2-June 13 (or until the max. number of participants are registered. After that campers will be placed on a wait list as space per day allows). The registration fee is $150 per camper for the 8-week session, and MUST be paid at the time in order to hold your child's place in the program. The registration fee DOES NOT INCLUDE FIELD TRIPS OR T-SHIRTS. After the June 13th deadline the cost is $10 per day for drop-in participants. These rates are for Lincoln and Woodstock residents only. Non-residents rates are $300 per camper, or $15 drop-in per day (NOT INCLUDING FIELD TRIPS OR T-SHIRTS) REMINDER: Families are responsible for purchasing camp T-SHIRTS for participants. Cost is $5, checks payable to Lin-Wood Friends of Rec. If you have any quesitons contact Justin at the Community Center before June 13!

REGISTRATION FORM                    

Financial Assistance Application For Lin-Wood Recreational Programs



Tour Flag Hill Winery & Distillery

Thursday, May 15th. Come with us as we Tour the Flag Hill Winery & Distillery in Lee NH. They have a Tasting Room & Gift Store that is housed in the original 17th century post and beam barn, built on the property years ago for the purpose of housing cattle. Refurbished into a quintessential New England store with lots of nooks & crannies where you will find a variety of NH trinkets and treasures. We will be leaving from the Community Center parking lot at 8:30 am, having lunch first at an area restaurant, then heading for the tour of the winery and back to Linicoln for 4PM. cost: $10. for the tour & includes a souvenir wine glass, lunch off the menu at an area restaurant, transportation is FREE.

Tuesday June 10th we will be touring Tom & Oive Plant's mountaintop estate, Lucknow, built in 1913-1914 high in the Ossipee Mountain Range. Known as Castle in the Clouds since its opening to the public in 1959, the house is an unusual example of Arts and Craft architecture in New England, expressing the aesthetic movement's philosophy of living in harmony with nature.

We will be leaving from the Community Center parking lot at 8:30 am, having the tour of the Castle, then having lunch at an area restaurant, and then back to Lincoln for 4pm. cost: $14. for over 65+, lunch off the menu at an area restaurant and transportation is FREE! Call 745-8673 or sign up at the Community Center  or Lincoln Green.


Mondays & Wednesdays 11am-1pm     $3/person

Although a contribution is requested to defray the cost of the meal, it is not required. Transportation is available upon request.  Father Roger Bilodeau Community Center, Linwood Senior Center Program Coordinator, Teash Camargo 603-745-4705

RSVP Bone Builders Class

Coming to Linwood Area Senior Services..This weight training program helps improve bone density & balance. (NO jumping around or spandex required!)

Info Session: Wednesday, June 11th from 11:30am to 11:50 pm at the Linwood Area Senior Services


Call toll free: 1-877-711-7787


Ages 18+. Are you ready to party yourself into shape? That's exactly what the ZUMBA program is all about. It's an exhilarating,effective, easy to follow, Latin-inspired, calorie burning dance fitness party that's moving millions of people toward joy & health. When participants see a ZUMBA class in action, they can't wait to give it a try.

ZUMBA classes feature exotic rhythms set to high-energy Latin and international beats. Before participants know it, they're getting fit and their energy levels are soaring! Instructor Margarita Dufrense

Wednesdays  6-7pm   $64/$10

(check payable to Margarita Dufrense)

TONE: Ages 18+. Tone is a new group fitness class geared towards results. this class combines circuit training, Pilates movement & cardiovascular training. You wil set goals, work hard, get sweaty & eat healthy! Group discounts available, so get a group of friends to commit to stay fit.

MONDAYS: 6-7pm      $100./8 week session

REFIT: Refit is a FREE fitness class for ALL ages. They ask for a small donation which will be given back to different programs in need throughout the community. Refit focuses on the whole person. This class welcomes all experience levels, from beginner to expert. this isn't fitness for the fittest: it's fitness for the willing!

Sundays    2-3pm    FREE

Lin-Wood Healthy Coalition for a Healthy Community...

ALL WELCOME! We are looking for people to join this group of community members that are focused on bringing awareness of wellness, safety and risk behavior prevention to the Lincoln-Woodstock Community.

Contact Tara Tower 603-745-8958

Next meeting Wednesday, September,, 25 at 9:00 am

Woodstock Town Hall

Adult Program Registration Form


Every year the Lin-Wood Recreation Department depends on volunteers to assist in a variety of programs and activities such as coaching youth sports teams, helping at special events, assisting others at the Lin-wood Food Pantry, homework help during the After School Program, Eagle Scout projects, undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate internships, community clean up projects, Lin-Wood Senior Center drivers and more! We encourage individuals, businesses, youth and adult organizations and corporate sponsors to learn more about our volunteer program. If you would like to volunteer with us please contact Tara Tower at 603-745-8958 or via email at


Did you know that you can rent space at the Community Center and the Kanc Recreational Area?
Kanc Recreation Area

Community Center Guidelines for Use - Facility Photos
Community Center Permit for Use

Kanc Recreation Area Guidelines for UseKanc Rec Area Permit for Use


Recent Events &
Press Releases


Biggest Fish!

2012 Winners


Singing Sticks For Kids praises
The Lincoln Woodstock Recreation Department featured in Park & Recreation Magazine

Read the article here!

Fun at the Lincoln Woodstock Rec Department! 2011 Kanc A Thon WinnersEaster Egg Hunt 2011

Torchlite Parade




FRIENDS OF RECREATIONThe Lincoln-Woodstock Friends of Recreation is an organization of volunteers that give their time and energy towards the goal of quality, low-cost recreation for every member of this community. They achieve this by spending countless hours working on fundraising events, community activities, and advertising for upcoming events. Current officers: President Kim Pickering, Vice President Kristie Morris, Treasurer Vicki Iles, Secretary Danielle Avery, and Event Coordinatator Tara Tower. Any resident of Lincoln or Woodstock can be a "Friend of Recreation." If you are interested in becoming involved, please contact any of the above officers or the Recreation Department office. Friends of Recreation are scheduled depending on upcoming activities and are open to all attend and participate!

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