Sports and Recreation

Local Resources

 

Biking

 

Assabet River Rail Trail

A multi-use rail trail that will pass through Marlborough, Hudson, Stow, Maynard, and Acton

 

Maynard Bike Trails (MapMyRide.com)

Maps rides that other bikers have created. Allows you to map your own ride for others to use as well.

 

 

Golf

 

Maynard Golf Course

A par-70, 9-hole golf course designed in 1921 by Wayne Stiles in the Donald Ross tradition. The clubhouse offers a comfortable atmosphere with a full-service bar, function room with plenty of tables and chairs, pro shop and locker rooms. The clubhouse also is home to the Maynard Senior Center

 

 

Hiking/Walking

 

Assabet River Wildlife Refuge

Wooded trails, marshes, and ponds. Multiple access points in Maynard at Old Marlborough Rd. and along the Assabet River. Visitors' Center is in Sudbury.

 

Maynard Historic Walking Tours

Maps of six walking tours that provide a great way to get outside while learning about the history of Maynard. Produced by the Maynard Historical Commission, printed brochure maps can be picked up at the library, Town Hall, and the Senior Center.

 

Town of Maynard Open Space and Trail Maps

Provides maps of all of Maynard's open space and trails. Includes Rockland Woods, Summer Hill, Assabet River Walk, School Woods, Glenwood Cemetary, Blue Jay Woods and Reo Road Tot Lot, Ice House Landing, and Carbone Park.

 

 

Kayaking/Canoeing

 

Ice House Landing Park on the Assabet River. Parking at the end of Winter Street near the DPW Building.

 

Playgrounds

 

Coolidge School Playground

Has a playground, baseball field, and winter sledding. Located on the corner of Parker and Elmwood Streets.

 

Green Meadow School Playground

Located at 5 Tiger Drive. Available after school hours. Home of the Maynard Public Library's Summer Reading Picnic!

 

Reo Road Tot Lot Playground

Located at the intersection of Mockingbird Ln and Reo Rd. Has swing sets, playground with two slides, stationary train to play in, sand and sand toys.

 

Shooting

 

Maynard Rod and Gun Club

A member owned and operated sportsman club.

 

 

Tennis

Maynard's only public courts are located on the eastern edge of Maynard High School at the intersection of Great Rd. and Route 27/Parker Street.

 

 

Youth Sports


Assabet Valley Boys and Girls Club


Maynard-Stow Youth Baseball

 

Maynard Youth Basketball Program (Boys & Girls Club)


Maynard Youth Football


Maynard Youth Soccer


SMS (Sudbury-Maynard-Stow) Hockey

 

Web Resources

 

Baseball

 

Baseball-Reference.com


Boston Red Sox Official Website


Digital Ballparks

Descriptions and pictures of just about every major, minor, and college stadium in the U.S. and Canada


ESPN Red Sox Blog


Lowell Spinners 

Red Sox Single-A Short Season minor league affiliate


MLB.com

 

 

Basketball


Basketball-Reference.com


Boston Celtics Official Website


NBA.com

 


Football


Football-Reference.com


New England Patriots Official Website


NFL.com


Hockey


Boston Bruins


Hockey-Reference.com


NHL.com



Sports News


ESPN


New England Sports Network (NESN)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Magazines

Magazines are located on the second floor of the library, next to the elevator. Magazines can be checked out, except for the most recently received issue.  

 

 

ESPN Magazine (Bi-weekly)

 

Runner's World (Monthly)

 

Shape (Monthly)

 

Sports Illustrated (Weekly)

 

Sports Illustrated for Kids (Weekly)

 

 

 

 

Maynard Public Library 77 Nason Street Maynard, MA 01754 Phone 978-897-1010