Office For Recreation and Family Services
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Keney Golf
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Recreation and Family Services

The Office for Recreation and Family Services provides opportunities for "playful learning and growing" to the Hartford community. The office offers hands-on learning opportunities that promote support when youth ask for help at the City's community and school centers.
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Employment Opportunities
Lifeguard (Seasonal)

Recreation Assistant (Seasonal)

Winter 2022 Programming

COVID-19 Safety Protocols
Recreation and Family Services has continued to monitor the COVID-19 safety guidelines released by the State for camps, programs, and sports. We are implementing Recreation COVID-19 Monitors in the parks. Their purpose is to encourage the public to follow safety protocols, and to ensure the safety of participants, instructors, coaches and staff. Please note safety guidelines may change throughout a program we appreci-ate your cooperation as we put every effort into offering programs in a fun and safe manner.

Screening Tool for Covid-19
COVID Swimming pool plan
COVID Recreation Protocol

Department of Public Works: Parks Division

*** Important Announcement***

The City of Hartford DPW is pleased to announce that given the current state guidance on the COVID-19 pandemic, all recreational fields and courts in City parks will be reopened for play effective this THURSDAY, APRIL 1, 2021 through the MyRec reservation system for use in sports league games and practices.  However, all leagues, teams, and individuals must adhere to the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health’s “Updated Guidance for the Operation of Interscholastic, Youth and other Amateur Sport Activities during the COVID-19 Pandemic,” (Please see link below)

Updated Guidance for the Operational of Interscholastic, Youth and other Amateur Sport Activities during the COVID-19 Pandemic