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On the Watertown Seal is a picture of an English Colonist and an Indian exchanging, as peace tokens,  bread for fish.  Captain Roger Clap landed at Nantasket Point in 1630 and rode up Charles River to Gerry's Landing with the first party of Watertown Colonists.
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Social Media
Facebook,Twitter and Instagram

The Watertown Recreation Department has launched a Facebook and Twitter page. The Facebook address is and the Twitter address is @Watertownrec  and Instagram is watertownrecreation.

The departments Facebook page displays the latest in Watertown Sports, old photos from generations back and latest updates on our current programming. You can LIKE us on Facebook and see all Watertown Recreation has to offer. Please contact the Recreation Department at 617-972-6494 or for additional information.

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Notify Me

The Watertown Recreation Department is utilizing the “Notify Me” link which is located on the Town’s website at, as a method of communication for the Watertown Community. It is an easy process; please follow the steps below to be updated with new programs and information from the Recreation Department.
The department will be sending out a separate email to each group on a regular basis to inform them of the upcoming program opportunities.
1) Go to
2) Click the link “Notify Me”

3) Select the box or boxes that meet your needs
4) Fill in your email address
5) Click the subscribe button
Recreation 1 - Information General Information
Recreation 2 – Pre-K to 1st Program Updates for Grades Pre-K - 1
Recreation 3 – Grades 2 to 5 Program Updates for Grades 2 - 5
Recreation 4 – Middle School Program Updates for Grades 6 - 8
Recreation 5 – High School Program Updates for Grades 9 - 12
Recreation 6 – Adult Program Updates for Adults
Recreation 7 – Senior Citizens Program Updates for Senior Citizens
Recreation 8 – Special Needs Program Updates for Special Needs
Recreation 9 – Facilities Information regarding field, court, and picnic permitting, capital improvements and other recreational facility related information