About Parks & Recreation
Our Parks and Recreation Division is dedicated to providing the community with various outdoor recreational opportunities, ensuring that residents and visitors enjoy our area's natural beauty and amenities. Whether planning a family gathering, a day of outdoor fun or looking to host an event, our parks have something for everyone.
Our park system offers multiple pavilion rentals with picnic tables and barbeque grills for those seeking a place to host gatherings. These pavilions are ideal for hosting birthday parties, family reunions, or enjoying a sunny day with friends and family. Accessible bathrooms are conveniently located in our parks to ensure everyone can enjoy their time outdoors comfortably.
Evergreen Park, one of our prized locations, also provides excellent fishing opportunities for enthusiasts of all ages. With a serene lake and a well-stocked fish population, it's a favorite spot for anglers to relax and cast their lines.
Turley Park is another gem in our division, featuring an all-inclusive playground with ramps, mobility swings, and sensory panels. Families with children of all abilities can come together and enjoy the outdoors in a welcoming and inclusive environment. The park also boasts a pavilion, gazebo, Butterfly Garden, and picnic tables for those looking to relax and enjoy nature's beauty.
For outdoor events and local entertainment, the Washington Street Venue offers a spacious open area where community gatherings and performances by local entertainers can be held. This venue brings people together in the heart of our community, fostering a sense of togetherness and culture.
The Town Square Pavilion is a historic open-air shelter that adds a touch of charm to any gathering. Its unique atmosphere is perfect for hosting events with a touch of nostalgia and character.
And if you're seeking aquatic adventures, Cedar Lake is a sprawling 1,750-acre reservoir that provides a public beach for swimming and a boat dock for kayaking, canoeing, and fishing. It's a haven for water enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.
Our Parks and Recreation Division is committed to enhancing the quality of life in our community by providing a diverse array of outdoor spaces and activities. From family picnics to inclusive playgrounds to serene fishing spots, we have something for everyone to enjoy in the great outdoors. Come and experience the beauty and recreational opportunities our parks offer; there's something for everyone to enjoy.