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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Public Input Meeting

Exchange-Parkway-Recreation-Center-2019-Public-Meeting-Newsflash

You are invited to join Allen Parks and Recreation to share your thoughts and feedback on the plans for Allen's newest recreation facility!

A public input meeting for the Exchange Parkway Recreation Center is being held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 4 at Al...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Cardboard Boat Race

Cardboard Boat Race

Get creative and construct a boat, raft or floating craft entirely of cardboard!

Cardboard boat races are happening from 1-2:30 p.m. on March 23 at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium!

Open to ages 8-17, teams include a captain, first mate and up to a 4-person suppor...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Super Hero Skate

Super Hero Skate

Come dressed as your favorite super hero for a fun open skate event!

The "Super Hero Skate" is happening from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. on April 6 at Allen Community Ice Rink!

Open to all ages, the cost is $5 entry and $3 skate rental. Receive a fre...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: February 26, 2019

Cattle Egret Prevention Efforts

Cattle Egret

In order to prevent cattle egrets from nesting in the City of Allen, predatory bird noise-making devices will be used beginning the week of March 4 at Celebration Park and Stacy Ridge Park.

The noise-making devices are used annually at the parks until the ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Outdoor Adventure Day

Outdoor Adventure Day

Whether you are an outdoor enthusiast or novice, this day is for you!

A special "Outdoor Adventure Day" is being held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 30 in Bethany Lakes Park (outside of Joe Farmer Recreation Center).

You and your family will learn...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Easter Open Skate

Holiday Skate

Hop on over to Allen Community Ice Rink for a special Easter-themed ice skating event.

The "Easter Open Skate" is happening from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. on April 20 at Allen Community Ice Rink!

There will be fun activities and an opportunity to ha...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Summer 2019 Recreation Guide

Summer 2019 LIFE Guide

The Summer 2019 edition of Allen Parks and Recreation's LIFE activities guide is now available!

Learn about all of the upcoming programs, classes and special events happening in Allen.

The guide can be viewed online now and is available at all of A...

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