Posted on: December 1, 2016

Park Board invites community to CAPRA accreditation celebration

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The Springfield-Greene County Park Board invites parks partners and the greater Springfield community to help celebrate its recent CAPRA accreditation at a special event Monday, Dec. 5, 6-9 p.m. at the Old Glass Place, 521 E. St Louis, downtown Springfiel...

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Posted on: November 29, 2016

Park Board’s holiday activities begin this week with Golf Sale, Candy Cane Lane and Train Display

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The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has lots of opportunities throughout December for kids and adults to get into the holiday spirit, including:

 

PGA Annual Golf Sale — The Park Board’s Rivercut, Horton Smith and Bill & Pa...

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Posted on: November 24, 2016

Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk draws second-largest crowd ever

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More than 8,300 runners and walkers took part in the 22nd Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk this morning, the second-largest crowd ever taking part in Springfield’s Thanksgiving tradition. Participants in the Pet Category set a new record, with an ...

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Posted on: October 7, 2016

Park Board receives full accreditation at National Recreation and Parks Association conference

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The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has received full accreditation from the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA) at the National Recreation and Park Association annual conference in St Louis. Accreditation was made o...Read on...

Posted on: October 10, 2016

Peace Through People Pavilion opens Oct. 15 with free concert

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The Springfield Sister Cities Association and the Friends of the Garden open the new Peace Through People Pavilion with a free concert Saturday, Oct. 15, 4-6 p.m. at the Springfield Botanical Gardens at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park, 2400 S. Scenic...Read on...

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Posted on: May 20, 2016

Discount theme park tickets available through the Park Board

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Discount tickets are now available for several Missouri theme parks through the Springfield-Greene County Park Board, in partnership with the Missouri Park and Recreation Association.

These discount ticket prices include no additional fees or tax.
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Posted on: July 23, 2014

Park Board implements new photo policy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has implemented a new photography policy outlining how photographers and videographers may operate in public parks.

The new policy is designed to preserve public enjoyment of parks by ad...Read on...

Photo policy.