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Parks and Rec Board Meeting agenda

Parks and Rec Board Meeting is September 18, 2018.

 

Posted Park Board Agenda

Personal Awareness and Threat Recognition class

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Carlisle Hometown Pride is hosting a FREE EVENT to discuss tools and strategies to help keep you and your families safe.
When: Wednesday September 12th
Time: 6:30pm
Where: Carlisle High School Auditorium.

Topics include:
Personal awareness habits and incident planning for home, work, classroom and other public areas.
Discussion of features and selection of self defense tools.
Personal awareness and threat recognition.
Reduce visibility as a potential victim.

Carlisle Hometown Pride is hosting a FREE EVENT to discuss tools and strategies to help keep you and your families safe.
When: Wednesday September 12th
Time: 6:30pm
Where: Carlisle High School Auditorium.

Topics include:
Personal awareness habits and incident planning for home, work, classroom and other public areas.
Discussion of features and selection of self defense tools.
Personal awareness and threat recognition.
Reduce visibility as a potential victim.

 

Carlisle’s Dog Park is officially open

 

The Carlisle Dog Park had it’s ribbon cutting on Sunday August 19th.  Thank you to Friends of Carlisle Parks, Hometown Pride, and City of Carlisle staff who coordinated the needs and items necessary to make it a reality.   Thank You also for the generous donation that made this possible!

The Dog Park is located at North Park on the EAST side of the park.  It has a separate area for large dogs and for small dogs.  A water fountain is available for your thirsty dog after their playtime.  The dog park is FREE to use!  Remember to Scoop you Poop!

The Parks department is requiring registration of canines that will be utilizing the area.  Registration forms can be found at Carlisle City Hall or click on the link below to access the registration forms.

Dog Park registration

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Dog Park Rules –

Swim lessons postponed to Saturday June 30th

 

Due to the cool temperatures the swim lessons scheduled for 9am AND 10am will be postponed to Saturday June 30th. 

Please contact Pool Manager at Rfrost@carlisleiowa.org or 515-707-2030 with any questions.

Magic Camp is coming to Carlisle!

 

 

 

 

 

Abracadabra! Magic Camp is for anyone who likes to have fun! You’ll learn how to entertain and amaze your friends, family, and classmates with magic that you can do anywhere, at any time and for the rest of your life.

Join professional magician Lee Cole for a fun Tuesday AND Thursday 9am-11:45am at the Carlisle Rec Center. All magic materials provided. Cost of the two day magic camp is $40.

  • Who: Ages First Grade and up
  • What: Magic Camp
  • When: Tuesday June 26th and Thursday June 28th *This is a TWO-DAY camp.
  • Time: 9am-11:45am
  • Location: Carlisle Rec Center
  • Fee: $40
  • Register at Carlisle City Hall
  • Deadline to register is Monday June 25th

Summer Rec Bowling Time Change to 10am on June 20th

 

Bowling on Wednesday June 20th will depart from Carlisle at 10am and return at 12:00 noon.  There will NOT BE an afternoon bus to go bowling on this day.

 

  • What:  Bowling
  • When: June 20
  • Bus departure Time: 10am (Carlisle) 10:15 (Easter Lake)
  • Bus arrival time: 12:15 (Easter Lake) 12:30 (Carlisle)
  • Cost: $10

Jester Park Barn Tour and Wagon Ride

 

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Summer Rec is really excited to be going to Jester Park next week.  The kids will enjoy a wagon ride, barn tour, and short horse science info session is planned.  Kids are encouraged to bring a sack lunch to enjoy after the activity. Water will be provided.  

  • When: Thursday June 21st
  • Time: 8:30 -1
  • Who: 1st Grade and up
  • Where: Jester Park
  • What to bring: Sack Lunch
  • What to wear: Pants and tennis shoes
  • Cost: $15
  • Sign up at Carlisle City Hall 8am-5pm by Tuesday June 18th.
  • Sign Release forms here:

https://www.smartwaiver.com/w/58c6da382f2f2/web/?auto_tag=fh_id_18755584

 

 

Summer Rec to play Foot Golf!

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Summer Rec will be going to Norwalk Warrior Run Friday, June 15th.  Registration is full.  Kids that are signed up need to bring their own soccer ball!  Kids who do not have a soccer ball at the time of check-in will need to pay $5 for soccer ball rental.

Bring your own Soccer ball OR bring $5 to play.

Summer Rec spots still available!

Summer Rec programs start Monday June 11th.  Many activities still have spots available!  Visit Carlisle City Hall to register for events happening this week!

  • Playground for Kids in Ankeny
  • Jester Park Barn tour and wagon ride
  • Laser tag at Escape Chambers
  • Foot Golf at Warrior Run at Nowalk

 

 

Soccer Registration is open!