Parks & Recreation

Special Events:

Darn Near Full Moon Festival - January 4:  Join us Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 5:30pm for hotdog roasting on the Morehouse softball field, followed by a book trail on the path.  Rent skis or snowshoes at a discount for the day and make your way down the trail while enjoying the book "The Mitten".  Then join us at the Chalet for hot chocolate, treats, and a short winter movie.  All ages welcome!  This event is free except for the cost of equipment rental.  Click here for flyer.

Sledding & Movie Party - January 19:  Celebrate a day off school with sledding and a movie!  Grab your sleds and join us Monday, January 19 at the West Hills hill for sledding from 1:00—3:00pm.  Then, at 3:00pm warm up in the Multi-Purpose room at SeniorPlace with FREE hot chocolate and watch the movie Snow Buddies.  Some concessions will be available for purchase.  All kids 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult.  Click here for flyer.

Boot Hockey Tournament - February 7:  The 1st annual Boot Hockey Tournament will be held at Morehouse park on the outdoor rinks.  Both youth (15 & younger) and adult tournaments will be double elimination, 5 vs 5.  Door prizes will be given to the 1st-3rd place youth teams and cash prizes will be awarded to 1st-3rd adult teams.  Registration deadline is January 28.  Click here for flyer and registration.

City Deer Hunt

The City deer hunt is over and a total of 22 deer were harvested from the wooded areas in the parks. 

Youth Registration

We are currently taking registrations for the following youth programs:

  • Basketball ($10 late fee applied)
  • Winter Swim Lessons
  • Hockey - Session 2

Register online here, in person at the Parks & Recreation office or call 507-444-4321.

Park Pavilion Rentals

Pavilion Rentals are available one year in advance.  Call the Parks and Recreation office at 444-4321 or stop by our office to make a reservation. Payment is due at the time of the reservation.

 

 

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