Learning proper CPR can help make you a lifesaver instead of a helpless bystander 

Learning proper CPR can help make you a lifesaver instead of a helpless bystander 

This spring, the Parks & Recreation Department will conduct CPR and AED certification classes to help you recognize emergencies and equip you to handle a variety of first aid, breathing, and cardiac emergencies. We also offer babysitter training and wilderness and remote first aid certification classes. Continue reading Learning proper CPR can help make you a lifesaver instead of a helpless bystander 

The LRC’s fitness programs can help you take on that New Year’s resolution to get in shape

The LRC’s fitness programs can help you take on that New Year’s resolution to get in shape

Poor nutrition, sedentary lifestyles, and unhealthy habits have led to health problems across the country, including College Station. The Lincoln Recreation Center can help break that cycle with its lineup of adult fitness classes, open gym times, and fitness center access. Continue reading The LRC’s fitness programs can help you take on that New Year’s resolution to get in shape

3 can-do ways to protect your plants in the winter and help them thrive in the spring

3 can-do ways to protect your plants in the winter and help them thrive in the spring

Icy winter storms, deluges of rain, and stretches of high temperatures take a heavy toll on our landscapes and gardens. But don’t fret − you can take proactive steps to minimize the damage. Here are three ways to properly prepare your garden for the winter and beyond. Continue reading 3 can-do ways to protect your plants in the winter and help them thrive in the spring

Thousands reveled in the joyful spirit of Christmas in the Park event weekend

Thousands reveled in the joyful spirit of Christmas in the Park event weekend

As Santa heads back to the North Pole to prepare for his Christmas Eve deliveries, the Parks and Recreation staff clean up, repair lights, and pick up remnants of the good times left behind after the Christmas in the Park event weekend. More than 10,000 guests savored the holiday sights and sounds during the two days of celebration. Continue reading Thousands reveled in the joyful spirit of Christmas in the Park event weekend

The new year serves up a fresh lineup of captivating parks and recreation programs

The new year serves up a fresh lineup of captivating parks and recreation programs

The upcoming new year offers a fresh beginning for the Parks & Recreation Department and an impressive lineup of engaging programs and events for all ages and abilities. Whether you are looking for a new hobby or want to catch a movie with your furry friends, we have something for everyone. Registration is underway – with no residency requirements.  Continue reading The new year serves up a fresh lineup of captivating parks and recreation programs