Parks & Recreation


The mission of Ashland Parks and Recreation is to enhance the quality of life for residents of the community, through a variety of special events, athletic and social programs. By providing a variety of activities, we hope to encourage lifelong learning, fitness and fun. 

Northern Lights Bench 3-27-17

spring is here

Bretting Community Center (BCC)

The Bretting Community Center is currently closed to the public for drop in use. We are hoping to offer some limited public use by appointment very soon. Check back for more details.

APR PRograming

The Parks and Recreation Department has been offering programing using smaller class sizes for better social distancing, and also adding PPE. We have a great line up of classes for your child. 



We are starting up our next archery session on March 9th. This archery class is for students ages 10 and up. Join our instructor, Rowan, for a fun session and learn about the great sport of archery. Already hitting the targets? Join this class to  improve on your technique and aim.


Our next session of gymnastics started on March 29th. There may be a few spots open in a couple classes. Please call our office to find out about availability We are offering classes for children 3yrs and up. Class sizes are limited and fill quickly. Follow the link to our registration page below. If you have an account, please log in first. If you do not have an account, you will need to create one to register for our classes.

Ninja classes

We are currently in our second session. We have already added another class as our wait list grew to a full class size. Our next session will begin April 9th. Registration will begin at 9:00am on March 15th. 


Yes! There will be a softball season this year. Sign up will open Wednesday, 4/7/21. Reminder, We now have a new registration system. If you haven't already done so, you will need to create an account in our new system and add your athlete to your account before signing up. Click the link at the bottom of this page to create your account and to register. If you have any questions about creating your account or registration, please give us a call 715-682-7059


We are currently in a session of tennis. We will be offering another session that is set to begin March 30th. Class offered for 1st - 4th grade and 5th - 7th grade. Click the link below to sign up. Let coach Bob teach your child about the game of tennis. Don't worry if they have never played before or they have already gained some serious knowledge. Coach Bob has to tools to teach all levels.


Go to our registration page to sign up for our upcoming classes.