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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for April 17th, 2016

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, 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: Enjoy a Day in the Park, 50 Plus Olympics, Sleep Under the Stars and Movies in the Park.

Day in the Park

Enjoy a Day in the Park with Clarksville Parks and Recreation

Join Clarksville Parks and Recreation and Austin Peay State University students for some playtime in Liberty Park on Saturday, April 23rd from 9:00am to noon.

Take this opportunity to talk with parks and recreation staff about the wide variety of activities happening this spring and summer as well the future of our parks. Enjoy games, giveaways, and free B-cycle rides all day with the promo code 0423. Visitors are invited to pack a lunch and enjoy a picnic in the park. Food trucks will also be available.

50 Plus Olympics Early Bird Deadline is April 25th

Register for Clarksville’s 50 Plus Olympics on or before April 25th to qualify for the Early Bird Rate of just $20.00! This event is open to those at least 50-years-old and will take place at various locations in Clarksville, May 13th-17th.

You don’t have to be a pro to compete! Competitors will face off for bragging rights, as well as medals in 20 challenging events, which include shuffleboard, tennis, track, bowling, basketball free throw, pickle ball and indoor swimming events. Participants will also enjoy a delicious and fun meal at the closing dinner!

Sleep Under the Stars

Clarksville Parks and Recreation’s Spring Family Campout

Clarksville Parks and Recreation invites you to sleep under the stars at Billy Dunlop Park, located at 1930 East Boy Scout Road. Registration is underway for the spring Family Campout beginning at 4:00pm Saturday, May 14th, until 9:00am Sunday, May 15th. Activities will include a bonfire, games, ghost stories and lots of fun!

The Family Campout is $10.00 per person or $40.00 per family (up to 6 members) and will include an afternoon and evening of games and fun as well as a hot dog dinner and breakfast. Families will need to provide their own tent and sleeping materials. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Pre-registration is required and is available at Clarksville Parks and Recreation, located at 102 Public Square or online at www.cityofclarksville.com/parksrec

Movies in the Park

Movies in the Park returns again this May! Come out to Heritage Park on May 7th for the first movie of the summer, and enjoy time with friends and family. Make sure to get there early so you have a seat, and to enjoy all the fun activities before the movie starts!

All movies will begin at dusk, and please remember no pets and no smoking. For more information about Movies in the Park and to view the complete list of movies that will be playing in a park near you this summer, please visit: www.facebook.com/clarksvillemovies

To learn more about Clarksville Parks and Recreation, visit www.cityofclarksville.com/parksrec , like us on Facebook, or call 931.645.7476.

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The Clarksville Parks and Rec Report and Parks Department press releases is written by Candice Tillman,  the Supervisor of Marketing & Public Relations for the City of Clarksville Department of Parks & Recreation.

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