Category Archives: Parks & Recreation

Arlington Aquatics Annual ‘April Pool’s Day’ Event to Offer Water Safety Tips

Join Arlington Aquatics at the annual “April Pool’s Day” event next month and learn how to keep you and your family safer around water this summer. This event, free and open to the public, is set for 10 a. m. Saturday, April 8 at Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center, 2800 W. Sublett…

Arlington to Host Brand-Aid Marketing Conference

The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department will host the sixth-annual Brand-Aid Marketing Conference on April 4-5 at the Bob Duncan Center. The award-winning conference has evolved from a niche parks marketing event into the can’t-miss marketing and branding conference for government employees, small businesses and non-profits since its inception in 2012. Though…

Inaugural Chalk the Walk Art Contest at O.S. Gray Natural Area Set for March 25

Remember the days spent drawing hopscotch, four-square and doodles on the sidewalk in chalk? Does your child enjoy drawing all over your driveway with chalk? If so, join the Friends of O. S. Gray Natural Area for the inaugural Chalk the Walk art contest from 8 a. m. to 2 p. m. Saturday, March…

Arlington Parks and Recreation Offers Affordable, Fun Spring Break Camps

Don’t forget Arlington’s Recreation Centers, Tennis Center and Tierra Verde Golf Course if you are looking for fun activities to keep your children entertained during Spring Break. The Parks and Recreation Department offers Spring Break camps at the Cliff Nelson Recreation Center, the Elzie Odom Athletic Center, the Dottie Lynn Recreation Center…

Public Meeting Set March 2 for Future South Arlington Recreation Center

Make your voice heard! The City of Arlington want to hear from you about a future recreation center in Webb Community Park. Please join us at our upcoming public meeting Thursday, March 2, 2017 from 6:30 p. m. to 8:30 p. m. at the Imogene Gideon Elementary School, 1201 Mansfield Webb Road, Arlington,…