Welcome to the Town of Sullivan, Maine, where coastal charm meets natural beauty.

The Parks and Recreation Committee are dedicated to fostering a vibrant community that embraces outdoor experiences. From the breathtaking Gordon’s Wharf to the recreational haven of Russell Tennis Court, our town offers endless opportunities for adventure. Dive into the exhilarating Skate Park, let your little ones roam freely at the Playground, or enjoy a serene day by the Flanders Pond Beach/Boat Ramp. With a dedicated committee, we strive to enhance your quality of life through well-maintained facilities and engaging events.

Join us in creating cherished memories and discover why Sullivan is truly a jewel on the Maine Coast.

Aquatic Adventure Camp on Taunton Bay

Aquatic Adventure Camp on Taunton Bay


It is the mission of the Sullivan Parks and Recreation Committee to provide facilities, spaces and programs that will help to enrich the lives of all its residents and visitors.

  • The committee will coordinate accessible recreation opportunities for citizens of all ages.

  • The committee will monitor the recreational assets belonging to the Town of Sullivan and will recommend improvements and/or maintenance as appropriate to the Select Board and Town Manager.

  • With Select Board approval, the committee will seek to collaborate with other organizations and or providers to enhance recreational programs offered by the town.

  • The committee will regularly communicate with the residents of the town to encourage recreational activity and promote use of the town parks and facilities.

  • The committee will be responsible for organizational oversight of the Sullivan Daze Planning Committee

Town Assests

Gordon’s Wharf


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Russell Tennis Court

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Skate Park

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Sumner Park

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Flanders Bay Boat Ramp


Membership information


Bonnie Sparks, Chair (2-year term)

Misty Gleason, Secretary (3-year term)

Gary Edwards (2-year term, already did 1 year)

Don Snoke (2-year term, already did 1 year))

Velma Thomas (3-year term)

Keith Hamel (3-year term)

Yvette Grindle (3-year term)



The Parks and Recreation Committee will be comprised of eight voting members to include:

– Seven at-large members. Four, 2-year term of office. Three, 3-year term of office.

– A representative from the Sorrento – Sullivan Recreation Center Committee (voting member, 2-year term of office).

– A high school student representative from the Town of Sullivan (non-voting).

– Selectboard representative (non-voting).

– Town Manager (non-voting)


If you have any questions about the committee, please contact Bonnie Sparks.



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