Parks and Recreation

The Town of Lincoln Parks & Recreation Department (LPR) offers recreational activities, programs, and special events that are beneficial to all of Lincoln's Residents. In addition, the Parks & Recreation Department provides for the development, maintenance, expansion, and improvements of parks and leisure areas.

Contact Info

  • Scott Winslow, Assistant Parks and Recreation Director
  • (401) 333-8418

Additional Info

Youth Center

An after school program that is offered at no cost to Lincoln middle school students.

The program allows them to be with friends; play pool, ping pong, foosball, board games, video games, watch TV and movies, skateboard, play basketball, and go to the park. We also go on one trip a month to places like Six Flags, IMAX, Ice Skating etc...

We are open every Wednesday afternoon and every other Friday night. Students meet outside the Middle School upon dismissal and are given rides to the Youth Center on the “Fun Bus”. The Youth Center is open until 5pm on Wednesdays, and rides are offered home if needed.

All-American Flag Football League

This league is open to all Lincoln residents in 9th -12th grades. Games are played on Monday nights in “The Pit” behind Lincoln High School. Members of the Varsity football team volunteer as coaches and draft the teams.

Middle School Flag Football League

This flag football league is open to all Lincoln residents in grades 6-8. Games are played on Saturday nights under the lights of Chet Nichols field.

Summer Playground Program

The Lincoln Parks and Recreation Department provides a supervised playground program for youngster’s grades 1-8 at the 5 major parks from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The children participating in this program, however, are free to enter and leave the parks at their own volition.

The activities offered include baseball, kickball, basketball, informal games, special events, arts and crafts, and much more. Weekly field trips are on Fridays.

2nd Grade Instructional Basketball Program

This is our introductory basketball program. A five week program starting in January in which Lincoln High School Girl’s Varsity Basketball Coach Mike Beddrossian and members of his team instruct Lincoln residents in the 2nd grade the fundamentals of basketball skills, as well as the rules of the game.

Registration is usually held the first week of January.

Biddy Basketball

Open to Lincoln residents in the 3rd and 4th grades. An instructional basketball league; games are played on Saturdays starting in November and ending in February. Separate divisions for boys and girls.

Games will be played at Lincoln High School with 8 ft. baskets to promote proper form in shooting, while giving participants greater chance of success.

Youth Hoop Basketball

Open to Lincoln Residents in the 5th and 6th grades A basketball league; games are played on Saturdays starting in November and ending in February. Separate divisions for boys and girls.

Games will be played in the new Middle School.

Colours League Basketball

“Tie Dye” basketball, all uniforms are different color tie dye giving a unique look to this 7th and 8th grade basketball league.

Games are played week nights in both the High School North gym and the New Middle School gym.

Registration is usually late December.

Junior League Basketball

A basketball league for High School students grades 9-12.

This is one of our biggest sport leagues with over 100 participants annually. Varsity Basketball players draft and coach the teams weekly.

Games are played on Thursday Night in the High School Gym North.

Registration is usually late in December.

Registration Forms