Announcements & News

Links to Information About COVID-19 - Thursday, March 5, 2020

Although this is not a comprehensive list, these sites will provide comprehensive information on the disease both globally and locally:

New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (NH DHHS):

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): 

World Health Organization (WHO):

US Dept of State Travel Advisories:

Seasonal Employment Opportunities - Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Jaffrey Parks & Recreation Department is accepting applications for the following seasonal positions:

Grounds & Facility Maintenance Laborer


Water Safety Instructor

Day Camp Counselors

Concession Stand Attendants

Before School Program Counselors

Interviews and hiring will occur on a continuing basis until all positions are filled. Applications are available online at the Town of Jaffrey website: To apply for these positions, submit a resume and/or application to Renee Sangermano, Recreation Director, Jaffrey Parks and Recreation Department, 31 Howard Hill Road, Jaffrey, NH 03452. The Town of Jaffrey is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

2020 Adult Trips


Safe Sitter Class - Scholarships Available

Become a Safe Sitter®. Learn the skills, knowledge, and attitudes to be a safe babysitter, or to care for younger siblings, and to stay home alone!

Class is limited to 12 participants.
Next Class:
Date: 3/26/2020   Times: 2:30PM - 8:00PM
Registration deadline is Friday, March 13, 2020. Late registration fee applies after 03/13

11/19 update: JPRD was awarded a grant from The Keith M. Sullivan Foundation which allows us to offer a limited number of scholarships for the Safe Sitter program for middle school students receiving free or reduced lunch.

Scholarship Recipients Pay:
Jaffrey Residents: reduced lunch: $10 / free lunch: $5
Non-Residents: reduced lunch: $20 / free lunch: $15

Registrtion for Summer Programs - Now Open! - Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Help Build Phase 2 of the Playground!

Donations may be sent to: Town of Jaffrey, 10 Goodnow Street, Jaffrey, NH 03452
Please help us reach our goal of $40,000 to build phase 2 of the new playground. With a population of 5500 people in the Town of Jaffrey, a donation of $7.28 per person would exceed our goal.
Together we can build it! Learn more about this project by reading this article featured in the Monadnock Ledger Transcript:
Phase 1 was built in May 2018! YIPPEE! YAHOO! Let's make Phase 2 a reality in 2020!

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