Playground Committee

Committee Goals

  • To build a small, centrally located playground in Merrimac for ages 2-12 by 2018
  • To provide different play options in town for children of all ages and all abilities
Playground Image
So excited to announce the start of our fundraising campaign. Please check out our fundraising page:

Click here to support We Need a Playground! by Kathleen Philp

Monetary donations can be directly made to the playground. Checks can be made out to "Town of Merrimac" with Playground Committee in the subject line.

In-kind donations can also be made. Please email us with questions.

June 2017 update:
We have chosen our playground colors and will break ground soon late August/early September. Please visit our facebook page for additional information.

For comments and questions, please contact the committee at the following address:


  • Laura Costigan, Co-chair
  • Kathleen Philp, Co-chair
  • Rachel Judkins, Secretary
  • Danielle Grimes, Treasurer
  • Kendra Blitz
  • DL Hall