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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 –

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

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:

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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

 

 

Detailed Summer Rec Schedule

 

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Detailed information for Carlisle 2018 Summer Rec Program listed below.

 

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Registration begins at 5pm May 23rd at Carlisle City Hall!

 

Reminder: Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt 3/30/18

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt will take place THIS Friday, March 30th, 8pm at South Park! 

Thank you to the generosity of FRIENDS OF CARLISLE PARKS, residents and business owners for donating candy, approximately 6000 eggs have been filled for the fun event! 

Check-in at the Concessions Stand will between 7-7:45pm, with the hunting to begin at 8pm. Children will be divided into age groups and then directed to the field for that age group. Remember to bring your own flashlight and basket/bucket to put eggs in.

We would appreciate all eggs to be emptied and returned to the bins located near each field and distributed through out the area.

Three Rivers Church is sponsoring a photo booth. Stop the concessions stand to capture those smiles!

The Friends of Carlisle Parks consists of people who are passionate about the parks and trails system in Carlisle. Members of the group are working hard by raising funds for various projects including new and improved playground equipment; picnic tables, drinking fountain and shelter house at Scotchridge Nature Park Trailhead; and the construction of a dog park. New Members are welcome! Contact Joe Jenkins, President of the Friends of Carlisle Parks at 641-891-1647 or email joe@jenkinsgardentmarket.com for more information or how you can be a part of this exciting time for our parks!

 

 

UPDATE Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt Postponed to Friday March 30th 8pm.

Update:  

Flashlight Egg Hunt scheduled for this evening is now postponed due to predicted rainfall and cold temperatures.

The flashlight Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Friday March 30th at 8pm

Thank you for your understanding!  

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt Friday 3/23/18 at 8pm


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Carlisle Parks and Rec Department and the Friends of Carlisle Parks are getting ready for the 2018 Flashlight Easter Egg hunt!

Approximately 6000 eggs will be filled for the fun event!  Friday nights event will take place at South Park.  Check-in at the Concessions Stand will between 7-7:45pm, with the hunting to begin at 8pm.  Children will be divided into age groups and then directed to the field for that age group.  Remember to bring your own flashlight and basket/bucket to put eggs in.  We would appreciate all eggs to be emptied and returned to the bins located near each field and distributed through out the area.

Three Rivers Church is sponsoring a photo booth.  Stop by the shelter house next to the concessions stand to capture those smiles!

The Friends of Carlisle Parks consists of people who are passionate about the parks and trails system in Carlisle.  Members of the group are working hard by raising funds for various projects including new and improved playground equipment; picnic tables, drinking fountain and shelter house at Scotchridge Nature Park Trailhead;  and the construction of a dog park.  New Members are welcome!  Contact Joe Jenkins, President of the Friends of Carlisle Parks at 641-891-1647 or email joe@jenkinsgardentmarket.com for more information or how you can be a part of this exciting time for our parks!

 

Rain Date:

In the event of rain, a decision will be made at 5pm Friday March 23rd.  Rain Date will be Saturday, March 31st at  1pm. This will be a traditional Easter Egg Hunt.