Recreational Facilities

Recreational Facilities


The City of Franklin operates two beaches on Webster Lake.  An adult must accompany children under the age of fourteen.  Parking permits are required.  Residents may obtain permits at Franklin City Hall.  Non-residents may purchase permits ($5.00 per car) from the beach attendants or the Parks and Recreation Department.

Griffin Beach

  • Location:  Griffin Road & Webster Avenue
  • Facilities:  Beach, picnic area, & restrooms

Lagace Beach

  • Location:  Webster Lake Road
  • Facilities:  Beach, boat access, & restrooms


Daniell Park

  • Location:  Liberty Avenue
  • Facilities:  Softball field, playground, basketball court, picnic area, & restrooms

Forest Hills Park

  • Location:  Forest Avenue
  • Facilities:  Basketball court

Odell Park

  • Location:  Memorial Street
  • Facilities:  Softball field, little league baseball fields, tennis courts, basketball court, playground, picnic area, & restrooms

River’s Edge Park

  • Location:  East Bow Street
  • Facilities:  Skateboard & inline skate park

Stone Park

  • Location:  Stone Avenue
  • Facilities:  Playground & picnic area

Community Centers

Bessie Rowell Community Center

  • Location:  12 Rowell Drive
  • Facilities:  Basketball court, game room, arts & crafts Room, fitness & dance room, & conference room

Proulx Community Center

  • Location:  124 Memorial Street
  • Facilities:  Basketball court

Facility Reservations

To reserve the parks, fields, or community center, please go to our Facility Use Reservations page to read more.