Warsaw Parks Hosting Touch-A-Truck Event This Weekend

WARSAW — Warsaw Parks & Recreation Department will hold Touch-A-Truck, a free event, from noon to 3 p.m.on Saturday, June 3 at Central Park. Touch-A-Truck is an opportunity to not only look at, but be inside and explore various types of trucks, and equipment, from various companies and … Read More

Warsaw Parks Hosting Mommy Son Adventure

WARSAW — Warsaw Parks & Recreation Department will hold the Mommy Son Adventure from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 5 at the Pete Thorn Center gymnasium. This year’s theme is “Planes, Trains, & Automobiles”. Boys ages 3 to 10 and their moms, aunts or grandmothers will … Read More

Warsaw Park Board Changing Location For 2017 Meetings

WARSAW — The Warsaw Parks and Recreation Board Meetings will be moving from the Firemen’s Building to the Pete Thorn Youth Center, 800 N. Park Avenue, Warsaw, beginning in January. These meetings are open to the public and take place at 5:15 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each … Read More

Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department’s Holiday Events

WARSAW — There are plenty of ways to get into the holiday spirit in and around Warsaw. These are a few of the activities being hosted by the Warsaw Parks Department throughout month of December. “Letters From Santa” began Nov. 14 and will continue through Dec. 12.  The cost … Read More

Warsaw Parks Presents Detailed Five Year Plan

WARSAW — During a public meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 18, the Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department gave an insight into what Warsaw’s parks will look like in the next five years. A detailed improvement plan was submitted that was separated by years and the proposed improvements for each … Read More

Lucerne Park Newly Remodeled And Open To Public

WARSAW — After getting a whole new look and equipment, Lucerne Park is fully remodeled and open for public use. Before the upgrade, Lucerne Park was home to old, wooden play structures that were starting to rot and becoming unsafe for children. “The total park has really taken … Read More

Warsaw Parks Hosts Coffee & Canvas Event

WARSAW — Warsaw Parks & Recreation Department is hosting a Coffee & Canvas Program at 6 :30 p.m. June 21. A great choice for girls’ night out or date night. Create a canvas masterpiece while you sip your choice of coffee beverage. Registration fee includes all supplies, instruction … Read More

Park Board Reviews 2015, Approves Tennis Agreement

WARSAW — The Warsaw Park Board met Tuesday evening, Feb. 9, for a year-end review of 2015 and a look forward to what 2016 has in store. Topping off the “new business” portion of the agenda was approval of the Tennis Association agreement for 2016. The agreement is … Read More

Wieringa Takes Over As Parks Department Recreation Director

WARSAW — The Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department has a new recreation director, though not necessarily a new face. Sheila Wieringa officially started as recreation director Nov. 9. Prior to that, she worked with the parks department as an administrative assistant since December, 2011. When she heard the recreation director … Read More

Holiday Events Beginning At Warsaw Parks

WARSAW — The holiday season will begin with a number of events planned by the Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department. The official first lighting of the Central Park Holiday Light Display will be from 7:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, with the “Light Up The Night” event. People can … Read More

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Warsaw Community Canoeing Aug. 23

This Saturday August 23, Center Lake Beach will offer free Community Canoeing from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. No registration is required. Canoes are first-come, first served and may be used in timed increments. All equipment and life vests are provided. All participants are briefed on safety measures … Read More

Friday Brings 34th Annual Big Wheel Races

Warsaw Parks and Recreation, Warsaw Breakfast Optimist Club and Penguin Point are hosting the 34th annual Big Wheel Race in Warsaw this Friday night. On Aug. 1, registration will begin at 5:45 p.m. and conclude at 6:45 p.m. with the race beginning at 7 p.m. at Center Lake … Read More

Girls Night Out Planned For June 17

The Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department will host a fun night out for moms and daughters ages 5-12. Everyone will be pampered and learn fun at-home spa activities that promote healthy self image and personal care. Participate in many fun activities and make-it-yourself projects such as homemade bubble … Read More