Parks & Rec News

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    September Project Update

    We're working to build a better Mansfield, and we are so thankful for our incredibly connected community that's willing to help! Check out the latest details on current park projects in this update. Read on...
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    Park Project Update & Public Meetings Scheduled

    What's happening in Mansfield Parks? A lot! Get the details about two IMPORTANT upcoming public feedback meetings, as well as other park projects and development news, in this update. Read on...
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    Thursday is MAC Fall Discount Day

    New classes and big savings are both coming to the MAC this Thursday, Aug. 19, as we roll out an incredible fall semester from Mansfield Parks & Recreation. Read on...
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    Veterans Memorial Park Update

    Director of Community Services Matt Young shared an update on the Veterans Memorial Park planning with City Council on August 9, including concepts of the design drafted by staff and Veterans Memorial Foundation volunteers. Read on...
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    Farr Best Theater Announces 2021-22 Show Schedule

    The Farr Best Theater is excited to announce its 2021-22 season, with a packed schedule of 16 shows between October and February. Read on...
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    Senior Lifestyles Programs Resume

    Senior classes and social time have resumed at the Mansfield Activities Center for the first time since March 2020. Read about the modified schedule and other changes online now. Read on...
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    Recreation Center & Library Study Underway

    How does Mansfield want to play, learn and grow? A feasibility study is underway to design a new recreation center and library for residents of today and tomorrow. Read on...
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    Two New Park Projects Announced

    What's the only thing better than Mansfield Parks? More, better Mansfield Parks! Read all about the new development coming soon to one of your favorite destinations, and a brand new park on the way as well! Read on...
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    Mansfield Parks & Rec April 2021 Update

    Spring is a busy time for parks, but we're always up to something! Check out updates on the latest park development, program news and more in our April update. Read on...
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    Mansfield Parks to the Rescue!

    Mansfield Parks Crew Leader Heath Woodard jumped to action this January when a resident at the park was in need of emergency medical attention. Hear the story of that day, and their reunion, in this touching article and video. Read on...
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    Walnut Creek Linear Trail Expansion Underway

    Construction began in early February on Phase 3A of the Walnut Creek Linear Trail, which will extend the existing trail from James McKnight Park East to the intersection of Cannon and Carlin Roads. Read on...
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    Free Public Wi-Fi Added to Nine Parks & Downtown

    Free public Wi-Fi has been added to nine Mansfield parks and the Historic Downtown business district so you can work and study in the fresh air. Read on...
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