As we begin another exciting basketball season here at the Community Center, I’d like to point out a few improvements and changes we’ve made! First, parents and fans of our 10/12 Basketball Division have probably noticed that some of their games will be hosted at the Manassas Park Middle School this season. We believe this […]
Recently, I was asked if I was ready for the holidays. This was probably a week before Thanksgiving, when my day was filled with decorating the Community Center and the surrounding landscape! Those beautiful lights hung at the top of the building and on the bushes that you see as you drive into the parking […]
As we close out 2018, I find it important to reflect on our personal and professional accomplishments of the year. Within Parks and Recreation, 2018 was another good year that allowed us to offer hundreds of programs and events and serve thousands of families from Manassas Park and the surrounding communities. We are grateful for […]
A few days ago, I was listening to the radio and the hosts were talking about a trending tradition called “Friendsgiving.” They were talking about how and why more and more people are celebrating this. Some use Friendsgiving as a way to celebrate Thanksgiving with friends and family while others celebrate only with friends due […]
You spoke – we listened! We’re excited to share that we are now offering a resident rate for our popular Senior Passports. Effective immediately, seniors (ages 60+) who are residents of Manassas Park can now purchase or renew their memberships for only $10/month. Non-residents can still get the low rate of $20/month. This change was […]
Our Invitational Bethiah Shuemaker Shake, Rally and Roll Pickleball Tournament took place on Saturday, November 10. We sat down with a few of the players, Bonnie Balentine and Rich Yu, as well as Mike Arrington, our Athletics Supervisor, to talk about physical fitness and its benefits. Everyone has different methods to stay fit. Whether it’s […]
Help support the Manassas Park Youth Basketball League by joining us at Dick’s Sporting Goods in Manassas on December 8th and receive 20% off your purchase! Click here to download the flyer with all the details.
Help support the Manassas Park Youth Basketball League by joining us at the Chipotle on Liberia from 5:00pm-9:00pm on December 5th. 33% of your transaction will be donated back to the basketball league! Click here to download the flyer.
Before reviewing the policies, please be aware that the Department of Parks and Recreation posts our closure notices on Facebook, Twitter, and on our website. This year, we’ve launched text alerts, where you can get alerts sent directly to your mobile device. For more information regarding text alerts including how to sign up, please […]
When I first started working in Parks and Recreation back in January of 2012, I was a baking instructor. At the time, I was publicly out as a queer person, but I still strategically chose when to disclose that information to somebody face-to-face. I had never worked for a government agency before, and being an […]