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Parks & Recreation

Be active. Get involved.

There are countless ways to be an active, engaged community member in Fairfax, VT.  Our Parks & Recreation Department offers a variety of programming throughout the year to keep individuals of all ages active.

Volunteer Application – We are ALWAYS looking for volunteers for most of the events we host all year long. Especially the bigger events like the Egg Run and Tree Lighting. Please copy and paste the completed form and email it to

Please take a look at our Department Calendar to find upcoming events, we would love to see you!

Our Mission.

“To encourage healthy lifestyles and environmental consciousness by fostering diverse opportunities for recreation in Fairfax.”

The Fairfax Parks & Recreation Department is constantly striving to be the best we can be. If you have any suggestions, please do not hesitate to let your opinions be heard.  Email Danielle at or Kelli at

For more information, check out the links to the side. 

Community Center Update
Construction Update Flyer
We are so very excited to get this project started. We will continue to update as plans become finalized, but our goals and plans will be working on purlins in the attic, returning the steeple, putting new concrete in the basement to leave room for new bathrooms, and updating stairs/accessibility.

**The Center will be unavailable for use through the remainder of 2024. We will look to continue our regular family programs and welcome everyone back in the new year!

Apparel Fundraiser
We're so excited to bring you some awesome swag from Fawn's Creations with our town logo! Click here to check it out!

Proceeds will go towards the Community Center Reconstruction Project. We are rolling with getting this building all fixed up, but we still need your help!

Here's a brief update on the building:
We have replaced all the outdated electrical and gotten new lighting (new outside lighting coming).
This summer the steeple is coming back, the perlins will be fixed, structural work in the basement and prep for bathrooms.
Coming next: new bathrooms, ADA accessibility, repainting the front room.

Thanks for all your help, Fairfax!!
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Sponsors & Donors.

We'd like to thank all of our Sponsors and Donors for 2024! If you're interested in becoming a sponsor or a donor for 2024 please let us know! Click here for more information. 

Fairfax Family Physical Therapy & Aquatics Center - All Programs
"In Memory of Edwina Bartley "- Personal Donation
J&L Hardware - Party in the Park
Ashley & Jeff Bartley - Party in the Park
Auto's Edge - All Events

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