The Parks & Recreation Department is proud to provide citizens and visitors opportunities to live healthier and happier lives through recreation activities and leisure experiences.
Our services provide the background to enrich lives, provide life long memories and safe outlets for physical activities, socialization and stress reducing experiences.
Our agency touches the lives of individuals, families, groups and the entire community which positively impacts the social, economic, health and environmental quality of our community.
We invite you to join your community in an enriched life, through the liberating spirit of recreation experiences and in the pursuit of happiness through cultural special events.
BRAND NEW EVENT FOR AUGUST 28TH SPLASH AND DASH
Date: Friday, August 28, 2015 | First race begins at 6:30 p.m. (Registration begins at 5:30 p.m.)
Event: Splash ‘n Dash
Location: Reno Swim & Slide and Joe B. Barnes Regional Park | Registration at Reno Swim & Slide
Info: This non-competitive, biathlon-type event is free and open to boys and girls age 7-12. It will consist of a fun run and swim to provide kids the opportunity to explore the world of multisport activities.
Although no prior race experience is required, kids should be able to swim on their own. Participants must pre-register by August 27, 2015 to enter and will be divided by age group for the race. Space is limited to the first 150 entries. Each child will receive a completion certificate at the end of the race.
Forms will be available at the Nick Harroz Community Center or here. Forms with original signatures must be returned or mailed to the Nick Harroz Community Center.