Recreation Department

Recreation Department Office

Director

Seth Deyo

Phone: (802) 254-9251
Email: recreation@vernonvt.org

Deputy Director

Ian Deyo

Phone: (802) 451-8399

Vernon Preschool Contact Information

Director

Linda Shippee

Phone: (802) 246-1304
Email: lshippee5@yahoo.com

Assistant Director

Sharon Richardson

Recreation Board Members

Member

Vicki Rea

Phone: (802) 490-2027
Email: vickie.rea@hotmail.com

Term: 3-year term 2021

Member

Dani Alexander

Phone: (413) 522-3160
Email: dooneydani@hotmail.com

Term: 2-year term 2021

Member

Emily Patno

Email: emily.patno@baystatehealth.org

Term: remainder of term ending 2022

Member

Jason O'Brien

Email: jasonobrian2012@gmail.com

Member

Amy Emery

Email: amy-emery@hotmail.com

The Recreation Department offers a variety of services providing enrichment to the community. These services may take place at various locations including:

  • Our summer facility, the pool and recreation area on Pond, which is home to a swimming pool, tennis courts, basketball courts, playground, and picnic area.
  • The J. Maynard Miller Municipal Forest
  • The Vernon Elementary School, where in addition to our offices we are fortunate to have access to the gymnasium, classroom space, and cafetorium.

There is always something going on, with programs that include:

  • Adult Basketball
  • Adult Swim
  • Adult Volleyball
  • After School Program
  • Archery
  • Baton
  • Baseball/Softball
  • Basketball
  • Basketball Tournaments
  • Camp In
  • Christmas Crafts
  • Craft Fair
  • Day Camp
  • Diving Lessons
  • Family Swim Passes
  • Fitness
  • Gymnastics
  • Gym Rentals
  • Open Gym
  • Parent/Toddler Swim
  • Pool Party/Campout
  • School Break Open Gym
  • Soccer
  • Sports Camp
  • Swim Lessons
  • Teen Swim
  • Trunk or Treat
  • Turkey Shoot
  • Vernon Preschool
  • Water Aerobics