100 E. Walnut Street C.K. Newsome Community Center Evansville, IN 47713-1999
(812) 435-6141 Fax: (812) 435-6142 Email DPR
PARKS AND RECREATION SPRING & SUMMER ACTIVITY GUIDE
Interested in what the DPR has planned for this Spring & Summer? Click here to find out!
NOW HIRING FOR SUMMER JOBS
Seasonal jobs available at parks, playgrounds, and pools can be found here
We are looking for USA Softball of Indiana certified umpires (21 years or older)
to work softball games on Sunday afternoons and evenings.
For more information, please contact our department at (812) 435-6141.
Splash Into Summer Cookouts : Free City Pool cookouts from 11:30 am - 1 pm. Click link for dates and locations.
Music in the Park : Free Concert series from 6 - 8 pm. Click link for dates and locations.
Sport Karate Academy : Monday - Wednesday from 5:30 - 9 pm at the C.K. Newsome Community Center
Women's Pick Up Basketball (18 & Older) : Sundays from 3 - 4:30 pm at the C.K. Newsome Community Center
Zumba Fitness : Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30 - 6:30 pm at the C.K. Newsome Community Center
Family Golf Days: Saturdays after 3 pm at Fendrich, Helfrich & McDonald Golf Course
Every day after 3 pm at Wesselman Par 3 Golf Course
2017 Pool Information
Hartke Pool: May 29 - August 8, 2017
Neighborhood Pools: June 3 - July 30, 2017
Hartke Pool: June 12 - 22, June 26 - July 6, July 10 - 20
Neighborhood Pools: June 13 - 23, June 27 - July 7
The Department of Parks & Recreation coordinates and oversees the operation of 65 parks and 21 recreational facilities encompassing more than 2,500 acres of land in the City of Evansville and Vanderburgh County, Indiana.
The Administrative Offices are located next to the Lobby of the C. K. Newsome Community Center, 100 E. Walnut Street. Shelter House Rentals and C.K. Newsome Community Center room rentals may be obtained at the Administrative Offices. The Department of Parks & Recreation accepts cash, checks, Visa® & MasterCard® for all rentals.
Please click on this link for a map of park facilities.
Our mission is, "Creating quality of life opportunities by providing safe environments and affordable programs to enhance fun, fitness, and education for residents of all ages in our community."
Download the Parks & Rec Master Plan - Click Here!