On the edge of the Fun for All Playground in Stephen C. Beachy Central Park sits a bench where people can relax and watch children of all abilities play and adults with physical or limiting abilities enjoy the outdoors. The gift from Junction Five-O-Five honors the exemplary life of Marselaine “Marsy” Clarke, who passed away in November at the age of 89. Her decades of selfless work helping people with disabilities made the Fun for All Playground an especially fitting place for a memorial in her name. Continue reading Junction 505 honors the late Marsy Clarke with bench at Fun for All Playground
The long-awaited ceremonial ribbon-cutting for the Fun for All Playground at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park will be from 3-6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 28. The facility was completed last fall, but the ribbon-cutting was delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue reading Long-awaited celebration of unique Fun for All Playground set for July 28
What better way to celebrate spring break than to explore the beautiful parks near your own backyard? With College Station’s 54 developed parks covering more than 1,864 acres, we have plenty of space and activities to discover. Allow us to suggest five free adventures. Continue reading 5 awesome ways to enjoy our parks this spring break
The generosity of donors, families, and business leaders made College Station’s Fun for All inclusive playground happen. You can help complete the third and final phase of the project through the Kroger Community Rewards program — and it costs you nothing! If you are a Kroger Plus Shopper, the program donates a percentage of your Kroger expenditures to the playground. Continue reading Your Kroger card can help the Fun for All Playground
As Gov. Greg Abbott continues his plans to open Texas, the Parks and Recreation Department has been making plans for reopening spaces, facilities, and programs impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s a look at our current situation, including some answers to your most frequent questions. Continue reading Parks & Recreation: What’s open and what’s not?
Children love splash pads, especially when their parents join them, so slip on your swimsuit and slather on the sunscreen — the City of College Station’s splash pads open Sunday! With the chill of winter starting to move out and spring approaching, we know you’re more than ready for the fun and exhilaration of tipping buckets, weeping water, and the directional spray areas at our pads at W.A. Tarrow Park and the Fun for All Playground at Beachy Central Park. They’re open daily from 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Continue reading Splash pads open Sunday at Central, Tarrow parks