JANUARY 2016
 
 
 
 
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POP-UP PROGRAM -National Winter Trails Day Hike! 

 
 
 
 
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Centre Region Parks and Recreation will celebrate 50 years of service in 2016! 


In 1966 CRPR engaged the first CRPR Director, Bob Ayer. Since that time, only one other Director has held the position...Ronald J. Woodhead. 

 
 
 
 
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In the event of inclement weather that may result in cancelled classes or programs, please 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!​


 
 
 
 
 












Are you looking for ways to support your community? 


CRPR has wonderful ways that you can help this giving season! From volunteer  opportunities to donation programs, and more, we've got you covered. 


Looking to give your time? Click here!


Looking to provide financial support?
Click here! 

 
 
 
 
Dear --FNAME--,

Happy New Year! We are excited to make 2016 our best year yet as we celebrate 50 Years of Parks and Recreation in the Centre Region! You will soon see everything that we have planned to celebrate this historic year, but as you wait, check out our fantastic Winter/Spring programs. There is surely something for everyone in your family! 

                                                                The CRPR Staff
 
 
 
 
 
Summer Camp Coming Soon!

Are you ready for another amazing summer full of adventures and excitement?  Are you ready to make memories that will last a lifetime?

Then get ready - CRPR Summer Camp Registration opens February 1!

Experience a Centre Region summer tradition at KidVenture and Wee Kidventure Day Camps or learn a new skill at one of our many Specialty Camps. For details including dates and times, click here! 

CRPR...Your Recreation Destination for Summer Excitement! 
 
 
 
 
 
Winter Wildlife Tracking
Millbrook Marsh Nature Center

                                    
Are you running out ideas for fun winter activities? Tracking is a great way to stay active while observing signs of animal behavior. Join us on January 30 from 2-4 pm and learn how to identify animals by the shape, size, and gait of their tracks. Tracking can be an intricate puzzle that is fun to solve and provides an opportunity to learn about wildlife. Get outside and discover this ancient skill!

For information and to register, click here!
 
 
 
 
 

Just because its cold outside, doesn't mean you shouldn't be thinking of summer! 2016 Pool Passes are now on sale for Welch and Park Forest Swimming Pools! 

 To help you dive into the new year,
click here for details and prices! 
 
 
 
 
 
Men’s Softball League
2016 Team Captain Meeting: Monday. Mar. 7, 6 PM at the CRPR Office.  Openings are limited.
 
Men’s 35 & Over League
Openings are available for teams in the 2016 “35 & Over” Softball League at Oak Hall Regional Park. Participants must be at least age 35 (in 2016) to be eligible to play. League play starts in May and continues through mid-August. Games are played on Wednesday evenings.

Men’s 45 & over League
Openings are available for teams in the 45 & over softball league at Oak Hall Regional Park. Participants must be at least age 45 (in 2016) to be eligible to play. League play starts in May and continues through mid-August. Games are played on Thursday nights. 
 
Women’s Softball League 
Openings are available for teams in the 2016 CRPR Women’s Softball League. League play is scheduled to start in May and run through early August.

For more info, or if you are an individual looking for a team, please email CRPR Sports Supervisor Jeff Hall at jhall@crcog.net or call (814) 231-3071.
 
 
 
 
 
Senior Center
​BINGO FUNDRAISER! 

Join us for the inaugural Centre Region Senior Center BINGO Fundraiser! It’s the perfect outing for those who love this classic game of chance, socializing with friends, and helping the Senior Center raise funds! Try your luck at 11 rounds of Bingo and enjoy prizes and appetizers.

Tuesday, February 9     
        6:30 - 8:30 PM
Ages: 55+
ONLY  $20R/$30N
Centre Region Senior Center at the Nittany Mall

For more info on inclement weather plans and
to register, click here or call 814-231-3076. 
 
 
 
 
 

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
 
 
        
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