Summer is here, which means it’s time to get out and explore the great things happening at your local parks and recreation centers. This July, join in on the fun and games offered by the Parks and Recreation Department as we celebrate Park and Recreation Month. A variety of fun and activities are available for residents of all ages and abilities, including Teen Fit for kids ages15-19. Free Workouts at Ansin Sports Complex, Sunset Lakes Community Center, and Vernon E. Hargray Youth Enrichment Center. Identification and proof of residency will be required to sign up for Free all month. Activities include Funbrella Fridays at the Pool with a 50% discount on Funbrella Rentals on Fridays during July. Hip Hop Saturdays Open Gym Basketball with music and 15-minute running clock games will also be featured.
NRPA encourages people that support parks and recreation to share why they think it’s important with the hashtag #GameOnJuly.
To learn more about Park and Recreation Month, visit www.miramarfl.gov and www.nrpa.org/July.
The National Recreation and Park Association is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to ensuring that all Americans have access to parks and recreation for health, conservation, and social equity. Through its network of 60,000 recreation and park professionals and advocates, NRPA encourages the promotion of healthy and active lifestyles, conservation initiatives and equitable access to parks and public space. For more information, visit www.nrpa.org. For digital access to NRPA’s flagship publication, Parks & Recreation, visit www.parksandrecreation.org.