Upcoming Parks & Recreation Events

 

Here’s what’s coming up for City of Abilene’s Parks and Recreation Department. For more information, and links to sign up, go to: www.abilenetx.gov/recreation

  • Adventure Cove Opens May 25
    • Splash into Adventure with a new slide & more shade for 2019! Pavilion & after-hours rentals available!
  • Abilene Outdoor Adventures
    • Saturday, June 1
    • 9:00am - 3:00pm
    • Nelson Park
  • Trash to Treasure Pallet Class
    • June 10 & 11
    • $15 Per Person - register at abilenetx.gov/signup
    • Students get to learn about upcycling and why it is important to repurpose materials for new & resourceful uses
  • Movies in the Park
    • Friday, June 14 - Rose Park - Mary Poppins Returns (PG)
    • Friday, July 12 - Sears Park - Ralph Breaks the Internet (PG)
    • Friday, August 2 - Nelson Park - Bumblebee (PG-13)
    • Free Family Event! Movies start at Sunset
  • Dive-In Movies
    • Friday, June 28 - Aquaman (PG-13)
    • Friday, July 26 - Jaws (PG)
    • Friday, August 9 - Hotel Transylvania 3 (PG)
    • $4 per Person @ Adventure Cove - Gates open at 8pm

 

  • Summer jobs available
    • Energetic, self-motivated, and enthusiastic people can apply to work as camp counselors, lifeguards, cashiers, concessions, and more
    • Apply at www.cityofabilene.jobs or call (325) 676-6347.
  • Summer Camp 2019 registration
    • Sessions held at Cobb, Daniels, Rose, and Sears Rec Centers. Camp includes a t-shirt, swimming at Adventure Cove, breakfast, lunch, and field trips.
    • Sessions 1-5 is $85/person, and $50/person for Session 6. Financial assistance available.
    • More info at www.abilenetx.gov/camps, or (325) 676-6217.
  • Basketball & volleyball leagues
    • Registration now open for youth & adult basketball, and adult volleyball leagues.
    • Basketball league is free for youth 13-21, and $45/adult.
    • Volleyball open to all adults 18 and up, $45/player.
    • More info at www.abilenetx.gov/signup, or email leagues@abilenetx.gov.