Welcome to the North Kingstown Recreation Department, your link to our towns Leisure Activities!


Stay abreast of all our activites for male or females of any age...

Email Al Southwick ( ) today and tell him you want to join the email distribution list. All we need from you is a name, email and date of birth and you will be notified as soon as a new event or activity is scheduled!


Looking for a hall to rent for an event your planning? Feel free to contact us about our Cold Spring Community Center with several different rental options including but not limited to a band stand, tables and chairs, different room sizes, and kitchen option all with a beautiful view of the stunning North Kingstown Town Beach! We also offer a discounted rate to our North Kingstown Residents! (call 401-294-3331 x241or email to preview the venue and check for availability)


Mission Statement

To offer quality recreational programs and services to children, adults and families during their leisure time in a safe, rewarding manner. To provide youth sports activities, summer camp, art and drama programs. To maintain and provide services at a municipal golf course, Allen Harbor Marina and our extensive parks and playground network.



Fall and Winter Activities are available for sign up!


North Kingstown Recreation's Fall 2015 schedule includes the following exciting opportunities:


  • Several basketball leagues for children and adults!
  • Yoga at Cold Spring Community Center
  • Boys & Girls Wrestling
  • Busy Bodies for pre-schoolers
  • Cross Country
  • Gymanstics



Ages 18 months – PreK        


Registration continues until classes are full. Class sizes were large for the first session so please get registrations in as it is first come first serve...  Registration forms are attacked below, and at the Recreation office in the Town Hall.


***Thursday night and Saturday morning Arts and Crafts program for kids of all ages has begun but its not too late t sign up! Click the attachment below to print the sign up sheet and get more details****

For the first time ever we are introducing Squae One Art in our Arts and Crafts

Program. Children will be creating their own masterpiece and the parents will be able

to order customized gifts from their hard work! The order forms, dates and sample

art will beavailable at every art class your child attends. With every order your child

will get FREE stickers! Proceeds benefit the Recreation Arts and Crafts sessions



February break may be cut short but the activies won't be!

We look forward to seeing you at our one day course on How to Be a Great Babysitter! $75.00 gives you 6.5 hours of training from Catherine Alexander RN, DNP. She is not only a registered nurse with over 25 years of health care experience but she is a monther of 4 teens. She brings unique and extensive levels of expertise along with personal insight to this exciting program! She will even teach you how to start up your very own babysitting business. Not only do you leave this class with irreplaceable knowledge, a CPR certification card, Class certificate and a reference book...the fee for the first time ever includes a Pizza Party Lunch! Watch the video on our facebook page to get a glimpse of the class and click the attachment below to sign up TODAY!



 Click any of the attachments below or feel free to contact us at the Town hall for more information!

 Recreation & Leisure Activities Phone numbers:

401-294-3331 x241 & 240

401-583-4140 (fax)

Recreation Director - Al Southwick

Leisure Activities Director - Allen Harbor/Golf Course Operations - Al Southwick

Recreation and Leisure Activities Secretary - Chelsey Dumas (


Listed below are contacts for some of the leisure activites available. Feel free to inquire for more information.... 

Golf Course Superintendent Gary Carlson

Phone: (401) 294-4033/Fax: (401) 295-5087

Golf Course Pro Shop(John Rainone)

Phone: (401) 294-0684/Fax: (401) 295-5087

Allen Harbor(Ed Hughes)

(401) 294-1212

...But the options don't end there! Click the attachment below for The Town of North Kingstown's list of over 30 different places for recreational activity of different variety!



(All of the attachments below are also available for pick up at the town hall, via email and some in a brochure format at the Town Hall located at 80 Boston Neck Road, North Kingstown, RI 02852)