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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Roswell Folklorico to perform annual recital

Roswell Folklorico 2018

The Roswell Adult and Recreation Center and the Roswell Folklorico Group will be presenting its 25th annual dance recital “Festival Folklorico” Friday and Saturday, June 1-2. The performance will begin at 7 p.m. each night at the Perfo...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Spring River Race at the Zoo

RHS Track team

Spring River Race at the Zoo 2018

Pictured 1st place overall female - Gloria Weir

1st Place overall male - Nick Fox

Coach Ricardo Valenzuela and the Goddard High School Track Team

To view full race results see:/DocumentCenter/View/3924/Race-at-Zoo-results-201...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

NFL Flag Football League

FlagFootball

For more information see 

Facebook at Roswell NFL Flag Football 

Register at https://form.jotform.com/81196309830156

Draft May 30th, games begin June 9th - July 28th, 

Tournament on August 4th. All games played on Saturdays ONLY.

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Adult and Recreation Center to host Ballroom Dance

ballroom dance

A donation of any amount to benefit programs operated by the Roswell Parks and Recreation Department is all that’s needed to take to the dance floor for a Ballroom Dance Friday, June 8.

The event at the Roswell Adult and Recreation Center (807 N....

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Parks & Rec
Posted on: May 14, 2018

City’s Parks and Recreation Department honored with state awards

Parks State Awards (5-10-18)

Staff and volunteers of the Roswell Parks and Recreation Department were recently recognized with numerous state awards for their commitment and contributions to improving the quality of life for Roswell citizens.

The New Mexico Recreation and Park Associa...

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Parks & Rec
Posted on: May 11, 2018

Mothers, sons can get their kicks in new tournament

kickball

Family fun is in store with the inaugural Mother/Son Kickball Tournament that will take place Saturday, June 2. The Roswell Parks and Recreation Department is taking registrations of teams, which must have in the game at any time five boys ages 5 to 12 an...

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Posted on: May 11, 2018

Friends of Spring River Zoo seeking new members

Friends of Spring River Zoo

Friends of Spring River Zoo are looking for volunteers to join the pack! An informational “Meet and Greet” session will be held Tuesday, May 22, to offer the public the chance to learn about the Friends’ mission, future goals and volunteer opportunities.

T...

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Posted on: May 4, 2018

Tennis opportunities approaching with camp, tournament

tennis camp

Young tennis players and others who would like to be tennis players have an upcoming opportunity to develop their game or simply get introduced to the game. In addition, tennis players of all ages and levels have a chance to compete soon in a popular annu...

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Parks & Rec
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Registration open for Summer Vacation Fun

Summer Vacation Fun

Registration is taking place for the Roswell Parks and Recreation Department’s Summer Vacation Fun Program.

The program will be in session May 29 through Aug. 8 at the Roswell Adult and Recreation Center. The cost is $140 for a month, $60 per wee...

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Parks & Rec
Posted on: April 24, 2018

Youth soccer league registration open in May

youth soccer league

Registration will take place throughout May for youth wanting to participate in the Summer Soccer League sponsored by the Roswell Parks and Recreation Department.

The league is open to boys and girls ages 4-12. Cost is $35 (plus tax) for one child and $30 ...

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Parks & Rec
Posted on: April 20, 2018

The Swon Brothers to headline Roswell’s Fourth of July music

The Swon Brothers (website, FB)

Rising country-music stars The Swon Brothers will be in Roswell this Fourth of July to headline the musical entertainment at the Roswell SERTOMA Club’s Mike Satterfield Memorial 20th Annual Fireworks Extravaganza at Cielo Grande Recreation Area. The popul...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Simple things help provide animal enrichment at zoo

zoo enrichment graphic

Who would have thought tissue boxes, magazines, towels and pinecones could be so much fun? When things such as those are put into the hands, oh, make that paws and claws, of animals at the Spring River Park and Zoo, they do indeed provide plenty of creatu...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Construction of Recreation and Aquatic Center underway

rec center groundbreaking (11-11-17)

The beginning of construction of Roswell’s new Recreation and Aquatic Center was celebrated Nov. 11 with a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the facility in the Cielo Grande Recreation Area at 1402 W. College Blvd.

Mayor Dennis Kintigh and C...

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