Clarksville, TN – The weekly Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department Recreation Report provides Clarksvillians with a glimpse at the activities and events that are available from the Parks and Recreation Department for them to enjoy together as a family.
This weeks highlights include: Spring Eggstravaganza, 50-Plus Olympics Registration, Downtown Market Vendor Application, Archery at Crow, and Just Ordinary Exercise (J.O.E.) Program.
It’s almost time for the Spring Eggstravaganza! The fun kicks off at 1:00pm on Saturday, April 4th at Heritage Park Sports Complex with free activities for children followed by the hunting of over 20,000 candy and prize-filled eggs.
Kids can enjoy inflatables, face painting, games and fun activities, and visit with the Easter Bunny! Parents don’t forget your cameras!
Hunts will begin at 1:15pm. Egg hunt times can be found by visiting www.cityofclarksville.com/eggs
50-Plus Olympics Registration
Registration is underway for the 2015 50-Plus Olympics and you won’t want to miss this year’s Mardi Gras themed events!
The friendly competitions will be held May 12-16 at various locations around Clarksville, to include the Pinnacle Bowling Center, Swan Lake Sports Complex, D&D Mini Golf, Rossview High School track, and the Crow and Kleeman Community Centers. Competitors will face off for bragging rights, as well as medals in over 20 challenging events, which include shuffleboard, tennis, track, bowling, basketball free throw, pickle ball and glow-in-the-dark mini golf.
Participants who register on or before April 24th qualify for the Early Bird Rate of $20.00. Cost to register April 25th through May 4th is $25.00. Registration fee includes complimentary event t-shirt, swag bag, and dinner ticket.
Registration forms are available at the Clarksville Parks and Recreation office at 102 Public Square or our three community centers. A printable version of the registration form can be found online at www.cityofclarksville.com/50plusolympics
Downtown Market Vendor Application Deadline Approaches
Do you want to sell your homegrown or homemade items this summer? The 2015 Clarksville Downtown Market vendor deadline is April 3rd!
Vendor applications are available online at www.cityofclarksville.com/downtownmarket
Potential vendors may complete the form online or download a printable version to be submitted to 102 Public Square. Please note that there is a separate application for food truck vendors that is also available on the website. Vendors who have been selected to be a part of the 2015 Market season will be contacted by the Clarksville Downtown Market Manager for payment and further instruction.
Archery at Crow
A few spots remain in the Youth Archery class at the Crow Center that kicks off April 3rd, be sure to snag one before class begins! Youth Archery is open to ages 9-13 and costs just $10.00 for the four-week session with a Center ID.
Classes will be held at 4:00pm every Friday, beginning April 3rd, at the Crow Center.
Just Ordinary Exercise (J.O.E.) Program
No fad diets for you! Register for our Just Ordinary Exercise program this spring and summer and stick with what works Our Instructor, Coach Hart, can help you reach your individual fitness goal with the J.O.E. program at the Kleeman Center. To ensure you get the proper attention, class space is limited to the first 20 participants so be sure to register soon.
Classes begin April 27th and are held Monday through Thursday from 6:00pm to 7:00pm. The cost for the nine-week session is $65.00 with a Community Center ID.