Clarksville, TN – The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is seeking community services providers, businesses, and volunteers for the tenth annual Mayor’s Summer Night Lights, an annual program that provides purposeful, positive, and popular activities for young people.
The program offers events at various locations across Clarksville every Monday and Wednesday from June 6th to July 27th from 5:30pm -7:30pm. Each gathering features a meal and a variety of activities such as a DJ, sports tournaments, enrichment sessions, health and job information booths, motivational speakers, and guest appearances.
The program will visit these sites:
Kleeman Recreation Center, 166 Cunningham Lane
Lincoln Homes, 20 Lincoln Homes
Summit Heights, 721 Richardson Street
Bel-Aire Park, 124 Marie Drive
Edith Pettus Park, 345 Farris Drive.
Caldwell Lane, 226 Caldwell Lane
Chapel Street, 166 Chapel Street
“This program plays a pivotal role in youth development throughout our community in providing them a space to learn, grow, have fun and build relationships with the people who serve them.” Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts said. “I invite families to get their youngsters involved and look forward to seeing new young faces at these events.”
Booth space for organizations includes a tent, two chairs, and a table. Participating organizations must offer an activity for youth and teens, that is either provided by the organization or by Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department. Applications are available through May 27th.
About the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department
Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department provides a variety of indoor/outdoor programs, facilities, nature activities and entertainment events for people living in Clarksville, Montgomery County and Fort Campbell. These free or reasonably priced, year-round experiences help residents enhance their health, wellness, and social engagement — resulting in a stronger, better community.
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of recreational facilities and activities for all ages, maintains more than 700 acres of parks and facilities, provides 22 park facilities that offer a variety of amenities, including playgrounds, picnic areas, walking trails and pavilions or picnic shelters and maintains three community centers with year-round programming for youth, adults and seniors, as well as four public swimming pools
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is located at 102 Public Square, Clarksville.
To learn more call 931.645.7476.