Volunteer flower planting date added, location changed for this Friday

Kevin PowellParks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department has changed the location of the volunteer flower planting opportunities this week, as well as added another opportunity early next month. Changing is the location … Read More

Mindfulness Meditation class open for registration

Kevin PowellParks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department’s Lifelong Recreation is offering an educational mindfulness and meditation practice program. Mindfulness Meditation is a workshop designed to explain the difference between everyday mindfulness as a way … Read More

Spring break begins next week, LPRD to run camps

Kevin PowellParks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of camps for children and teens this Spring Break. Camps offered include: Spring Break Wet “N” Wild Camp; Spring Break Youth Golf … Read More

SPL/Bobcat 5K Trail Run registration open

Kevin PowellParks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is hosting the SPL/Bobcat 5K Family Trail Run, a 5K run/walk that will be held 8:30 a.m. Saturday, April 8, at the trails at Rock Chalk … Read More

LPRD to offer adult/youth piano lessons

Kevin PowellParks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is offering piano lessons at the East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St for students five years-old and older. Enrollment may be done throughout … Read More

Spring Break Theater Camp sparks youths’ imaginations

Kevin PowellParks & Recreation

LAWRENCE – Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department, along with Theatre Lawrence, are hosting a week-long theater camp for children six years-old to 12 years-old. Spring Break Theater Camp will be held … Read More

Kids can kick it up over spring break at LPRD’s Youth Soccer Camp

Porter ArneillCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is offering a chance for kids to develop their soccer skills through Youth Soccer Camp. The camp is being held 8:30-10 a.m. Monday-Thursday, March 20-23, and … Read More

USGA Junior Amateur Qualifier to be held at Eagle Bend

Porter ArneillEagle Bend Golf Course, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department’s Eagle Bend Golf Course and Learning Center, 1250 E. 902 Rd., has been selected as a qualifying location for the 2017 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship.  … Read More

Gymnastics Spring Break Camp gives youth opportunity to go for the gold

Porter ArneillCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department invites youth to join the fun at Sports Pavilion Lawrence for spring break to experience the thrill of gymnastics. Gymnastics Spring Break Camp is designed for … Read More

LPRD adds free fitness demonstration classes next week

Kevin PowellParks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is offering free fitness demonstrations for Slimnastics and Dance Fitness, next week. Slimnastics will concentrate on muscle toning and strengthening muscle groups to promote healthy, well-balanced bodies. This demonstration class will be held … Read More

Spring break camps offer structured fun for time away from school

Kevin PowellParks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of camps for children and teens this spring break. Spring Break Camp is offered by the Special Events Division and runs 8:30 a.m.-4 … Read More

Clinton Lake Softball Complex batting cages open for season

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Batting cages at the Clinton Lake Softball Complex, 5101 Speicher Rd., are now open for the season. Cages are open from 8 a.m.-9:30 p.m. daily through Sunday, Oct. 1. The … Read More

Adult tennis programs offered for spring

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

  Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department has teamed up with Jayhawk Tennis to offer indoor recreation tennis programming for adults. Tennis programs range from beginning to intermediate skill levels as … Read More

Get “wild” at PPNC spring break camp

Porter ArneillCity, Parks & Recreation

Get “wild” at PPNC spring break camp Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department’s Prairie Park Nature Center is hosting a spring break camp for children six years-old to 12 years-old. Animals … Read More

Youth tennis lessons offered for spring

Porter ArneillCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department has partnered with Jayhawk Tennis to offer indoor recreational tennis programs for beginners and juniors. Tennis lessons are offered for children three years-old to 17 … Read More