The Brasher-Stockholm Recreation is a non-profit organization funded by the Towns of Stockholm, Brasher and Lawrence, rental fees and donations.
The Recreation Commission has 6 members from each of the Towns of Stockholm and Brasher, with one member of each Town Board responsible for voting on various items brought the board regarding the recreation programs.
The program is designed to provide recreational and employment opportunities for our youth as well as a resource for adult recreation in the Tri-Town area.
WINTER: Brasher indoor rink, West Stockholm and Helena outdoor rinks for Tri-Town Minor Hockey. St. Lawrence Central School and various other adult leagues rent ice time. Also, public skating and open ice on the outdoor rinks free of charge.
Youth Program: swimming instruction, outdoor games and activities and free lunch.
Adult: information on health and nutrition.
Tri-Town Arena ball field: adult softball league.
YOUTH EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES:
Summer: 7-12 counselors for our summer program
Older students run concession stands during summer events.
Picnic tables, grills, playground equipment, pickleball/basketball and a volleyball court behind the Brasher arena. There is a Pavilion you can rent for parties and activities. We also have received a grant from the late Dr. Dorthea Badenhausen to help with the installation of a Walking Trail.
Anyone looking for information regarding rental may call the Arena Director, Ritchie LaFave at 315 528-4775 for more information.
Current Board Members include:
Stockholm Town Board Representative: Fernando Rufa
Alternate: Bob McCuin