June 2015
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6/10 Fly Kids
6/15 Summer Camps Start!
6/20 & 21 Pool Dollar Days
6/23 Intro to Digital Photography
6/27 Touch-a-Truck!

In the event of inclement weather that may result in cancelled classes or programs, participants are asked to call CRPR before 5 PM, Mon-Fri at 231-3071. After 5 PM and on weekends, please check the 

The Message Board is updated daily regarding inclement weather concerns, field closures and class cancellations. It's the best way to stay up to date!​


Centre Region Parks & Recreation & Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc. host the:

Saturday, June, 27
1-4 PM

Bring the kids out for an exciting afternoon of BIG TRUCKS, DUMP TRUCKS, FIRE TRUCKS and MORE! It’s a hands-on experience for the entire family at the S.C. Area High School North Driver Training Lot. FREE; rain or shine!

Dear --FNAME--,

Summer is in full swing and we have a full line up of activities and events for the entire family! Summer Camps start June 15, but don't worry there is still time to register. The pools are open, the parks are mowed, and the staff is looking forward to seeing you at a program or event. 

The CRPR Staff
Wee KidVenture Summer Camp - Register now!

Join us for fun, friendships, & adventure!
Wee KIDVenture Camp is a recreation based summer day camp designed for preschool age campers!  Wee KIDVenture offers weekly themes full of indoor and outdoor activities ranging from crafts, water play, outdoor games and activities, and special events. Summer highlights include Friday Park Day at Holmes-Foster Park!  Our camp leaders work together to develop a fantastic experience that takes advantage of all that summer has to offer.  Check out our new location at Corl St. Elementary School!  We have adorable rooms with instant access to the awesome playground and the great outdoors. 

Make this a summer to remember for your
camper, click here for details!
Welch & Park Forest Pools Open!
Father's Day = Dollar Days!

Summer has officially started and our pools are open! Jump in and enjoy one of the best ways to spend a warm summer day in the Centre Region. Pool passes are still available for purchase at the CRPR Office and at both pools!

Dollar Days! Looking for a great Father's Day gift? Bring him to the pool on Saturday and Sunday, June 20 & 21 and enjoy $1 admission each day!  

For a complete summer schedule and information on how
and where to get your season pass, click here!
Marsh Mondays & Wetland Wednesdays Coming in June!

Enjoy these classic programs for children to learn and explore at Millbrook Marsh! Marsh Mondays and Wetland Wednesdays are one hour in length and include activities in the field and along the trails; please dress for the weather. Parents are encouraged to stay and enjoy! Please register at least 1 week in advance! 
More details and registration options, click here!

CRPR is happy to once again offer track and field events for children, ages 5-12, starting Wednesday, June 24 at the SCAHS Track. Registration is free and starts at 5:30 pm with events starting at 6 pm on schedule nights. Track Meets are weather permitting. Children can participate in the following events:

• Softball Toss • Long Jump • 50 Meter Dash
• 100 Meter Dash • 200 Meter Run • 1 Mile Run (11&12 yrs)
Come out and enjoy an evening of fun! Volunteers and sponsors needed! Please call Jeff Hall at 231- 3071 if you would like to support the CRPR Youth Track Meets. 
Friday, September 18

Tour the beautiful Historic Bedford Springs Resort in Bedford, Pennsylvania. The legend began more than 200 years ago at Bedford Springs, where eight mineral springs gained fame as a mecca of rejuvenation. We will start the day in Altoona at the Prime Sirloin Breakfast Buffet (lunch on your own). Register by August 21; only $55R/$69NR!

More details and other Senior Center programs, click here!
Centre Region Parks & Recreation, in cooperation with the PA. Recreation & Park Society, is pleased to offer discount amusement park tickets in 2015! Tickets are available for purchase Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm. Planning a trip, stop in and save! A full list of available tickets is available here!

The CRPRA, part of the Centre Region COG, serves residents in State College Borough, and the Townships of Patton, Harris, College and Ferguson.

Centre Region Parks & Recreation
         2643 Gateway Drive #1
         State College, PA 16801
                (814) 231-3071