Town Spray Pad Now Open. Pools Opening Soon




The spray pad at Groff park is now open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.  The Mill River pool with open on June 19 for lap swim, open swim and wading pool, seven day per week. The War Memorial Pool will open on June 16 for lap swim open swim and youth swim lessons.  Details on hours, programs, rules, and fees follow:

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  • Stay home if you are sick or in quarantine
  • All persons or family groups must check in with pool attendant
  • 6 ft. physical distancing will be monitored on deck, pool, and in locker rooms (except for same household groups)
  • No sharing of equipment
  • Pool Managers reserve the right to refuse any individual from entry


Food / drink are not allowed in the swimming areas or locker rooms.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by a person 16 or older.

Children must be 13 or older to attend lap swim.

Only Coast Guard-approved flotation devices permitted.

Any child using a flotation device must be accompanied in the pool by an adult.

All children under 16 must pass a swim test in order to swim in the deep end.

Handicap accessible lift is available.


We are excited to announce Youth Swim Lessons are coming soon! Check back soon for registration details.

The Amherst spray pad at Groff Park is open. Photo: Maura Keene
Amherst Mill River Recreation Area Pool. Photo:
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