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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Parks and Recreation Department’s Out-of-School Time Featured in National “Lights on Afterschool” Vi

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The Parks and Recreation Department’s Youth Services is joining The BOOST (Borderland Out-Of-School Time) Network for the nationwide celebration of “Lights on Afterschool” on October 22 for a virtual event showcasing the great work that afterschool progra...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Parks and Recreation Department Reminds No Mass Gatherings in Parks

Apodaca Park picnic table and playground (Photo)

While it might be tempting to celebrate coming events like Halloween in the parks, the City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department reminds the community that under the Governor’s emergency health mandates, mass gatherings are not allowed in indoor ...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Parks and Recreation Department Encourages Safe Practices

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The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department reminds the community to follow COVID-19 safe practices and the State Public Health Order (https://cv.nmhealth.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/101620-PHO-1.pdf) still in place which includes: ...

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

Parks & Recreation Youth Services Offers Tutoring and More

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The Parks and Recreation Department Youth Services section provides programs and opportunities for youth, families, and other community members including mentorship, educational programs, civic engagement, beautification projects, tutoring and learning se...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Parks & Recreation COVID-19 Status

Youngs Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department will expand the Phase 2 status for parks and recreational programs that follows COVID-19 safe practices and the State Public Health Order (https://cv.nmhealth.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/091820-PHO...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Frenger Pool to Close for Annual Inspection

Frenger pool

Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Dr., will be closed Saturday, October 17 through Sunday, November 1 for annual inspection. The pool will reopen Monday, November 2. 

During the temporary closure, lap swimming and general exercise will be available by re...

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Parks Upkeep on Forefront of Parks & Recreation Priorities

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The City of Las Cruces – specifically the Parks & Recreation Department – is launching a new way community members can hear messages directly from the director. The Director’s Message is a new feature on the City&rsqu...

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facility - Fall/Winter Hours

Aquatic Center

The Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. and Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Dr. will implement fall/winter hours of operation beginning Tuesday, September 8, in accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Public Health Order still in...

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