Celebrate National Parks and Recreation Month in July and Pick up the New Program Guide Out July 15

Why do you love Tucson Parks and Recreation? Can you answer that question? The City of Tucson and the National Recreation and Parks Association (NRPA) believe that people in our community can and are seeking the most creative answers during National Park and Recreation month this July. This month long celebration will highlight the value of parks and recreation for local communities. The 2013 theme of I [heart] my Park and Recreation encourages individuals, families, friends, and park-lovers everywhere to venture to their local parks and recreation areas to experience the many benefits they offer, such as programs to inspire healthy, active lifestyles and activities to appreciate nature and the environment. What good is a park without recreation? Between aquatics, golf, fishing, trails, and athletics, there is never a dull moment in Tucson.Tucson Parks and Recreation Departments Fall 2013 Program Guide and Class Catalog has so much to offer. The Program Guide contains complete information on leisure classes, KIDCO After-school, aquatics, sports programs and registration. In addition, the 72 page booklet contains valuable information on other programs and services, including the Departments recreation, senior, and fitness centers, Reid Park Zoo, Tucson City Golf courses and swimming pool locations. Whether you enjoy being active in sports leagues or clubs, want to design amazing jewelry, learn digital photography skills, or creating beautiful pottery and ceramics pieces, there truly is something for everyone in Tucson Parks and Recreation.Copies are available for pick up at all Parks and Recreation Department facilities including district offices, centers and pools. The fall issue can also be viewed on-line at:www.tucsonaz.gov/parksandrec today. Residents and non-city residents may register for all leisure and Adaptive Aquatic classes by using either EZEEreg on-line at: www.EZEEreg.com or by phone at 573-3933. Please see the program guide for registration information and deadlines.

For questions or more information on registration or programs contact Registration Services at 791-4877.