Posted on: May 23, 2017

Zoo initiates earlier daily opening

Owl with zookeeper (website)

Beginning Memorial Day, May 26, people will be able to visit the Spring River Park and Zoo an hour earlier than in the past. The free-admission zoo will open at 9 a.m. each of its weekly six days of operation.

Opening an hour earlier will offer visitors ad...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Summer Vacation Fun Program features variety of activities

summer vacation (website)

Registration is open for Roswell Parks and Recreation Department’s Summer Vacation Fun Program. The theme of this year’s program is “Thinking Green in 2017.”

The Summer Vacation Fun Program will be in session May 30 through Aug. 9 a...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Runners and walkers can enter Alien Chase

running race graphic (website)

The City of Roswell Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting the Alien Chase Saturday, July 1. The event will begin at 7 a.m. at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center at 912 N. Main. The Alien Chase includes a 10K run, 10K walk, 5K run, and a 5K ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

City’s Summer Sports Camps begin with tennis

tennis racquet and ball (website)

The City of Roswell Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring Summer Sports Camps, kicking off with the Tennis Camp June 5-8. The camp is for ages 6-14 and will take place each day 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Cahoon Park Tennis Courts. The cost is $30 (plus...Read on...

Posted on: May 9, 2017

Splash pad set to open for spring/summer season

splash pad (website)

The Murphy Family Splash Pad will open for its full-time spring/summer season Memorial Day weekend.

The splash pad at Poe Corn Park (along East Second Street just east of Garden Avenue) will open Saturday, May 27, and be open every day (with occasional one...

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Posted on: April 29, 2017

Fish Naming Contest

Trout News

While our new fish water feature settles in to its new home, we need your help, or, more specifically, the help of the children. Our local children have an opportunity to name this fish. 

The city and our partners are excited to open a naming contest ...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Registration begins in May for youth summer soccer

soccer ball and goal (website)

The City of Roswell Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring its annual youth Summer Soccer League. The league is open to boys and girls ages 3-13. Cost is $35 (plus tax) for the first child and $30 (plus tax) for each other child being registered by...

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Posted on: April 1, 2017

What's Happening @ Parks & Recreation

Parks News

Special events for April, May, & June 2017

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