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495 Phoenixville Road, Chaplin, CT 06235

Windham County Connecticut

 Phone: (860) 455-0073

 Fax: (860) 455-0027

 Email: assistant@chaplinct.org

Recreation Commission

The Town of Chaplin Recreation Committee is comprised of 10 members elected at the Annual Town Meeting. 

The Chaplin Recreation Commission would like to invite YOU to make a difference in our community.

The committee meets every third Thursday of the month from 7:00-8:00pm in the Chaplin Town Hall.

If you are interested in:

  • Stimulating community involvement
  • Promoting physical health and well being of the D11 district families
  • Encouraging FUN and reducing stress
  • Providing leisure, educational and sports program services that positively affect the quality of life for all residents.

If you said YES to any of these this IS the commission to be a part of!!

The Chaplin Recreation commission acts in an advisory capacity in matters pertaining to public recreation, makes budget recommendations, and assists in planning a recreation program to stimulate public interest. Members must be registered, qualified voters of the town and cannot be paid officers or employees of the City.

For additional information please contact John Smith at jsmith@conserv-.inc.com or Chairman, Matt Foster, at (860) 861-4950.

For detailed information on upcoming programs visit our new Chaplin Recreation Commission Facebook Page - don't forget to LIKE US!

Pre-K Through 2nd Grade Basketball

Chaplin Recreation commission presents an 8-week program for Pre-K through 2nd grade children to teach them basic skills of basketball.  The program will take place on Saturday mornings at Chaplin Elementary School starting on December 17th.  Exact times are to be determined after the last registration day of Thursday, Dec 15, 2016.

The program fee is $35 and will be collected on the first day of the program at sign-in.  To fill out the online registration form, click here:https://goo.gl/forms/EKHELzhPowxWTveM2

Also feel free to text or call Matt Foster at (860) 861-4950 with any questions or help registering.

Meetings & Minutes Archive


Matthew Foster - Chairman
Term End: 06/30/2018

Matthew Cunningham - Vice Chairman
Term End: 06/30/2019

Paul Deveny - Treasurer
Term End: 06/30/2019

John A. Smith - Member
Term End: 06/30/2017

David Stone - Member
Term End: 06/30/2016

Gary Bennett - Member
Term End: 06/30/2017

Tim Barr - Member
Term End: 06/30/2018

Vacancy Recreation Commission - Director
Term End: 06/30/2016

Vacancy Recreation Commission - Member
Term End: 06/30/2015

Vacancy Recreation Commission - Member
Term End: 06/30/2014

Upcoming Meetings & Events (next 30 days)



2015-16 Basketball Registration Form
Pre-K--2nd Grade 2015-16 Basketball Registration
T-Ball Registration


Ordinance - Recreation Commission

Boards & Commissions