Wednesday, February 8, 2012 - 7:56am
February 8, 2012 -
Colder temperatures have allowed staff to get a few of the outdoor ice rinks open again. Please note that only parts of Tenney Park and Vilas Park lagoons are open. Unsafe areas are barricaded off.
Ice Skating: Elver, Tenney, Vilas, Goodman and Westmorland Parks have ice skating available. Elver, Tenney and Vilas Parks have ice skate rental and concessions available.
Ski Trails: All trails remain closed.
Sledding Hills: All hills remain closed.
Be sure to check the status of the winter activities on the web - Parks Winter Activities: http://www.cityofmadison.com/parks/seasonal/winter/
In the meantime, if you are looking for something fun to do with your family, check out the Warner Park Community Recreation Center, 1625 Northport Drive, (www.wpcrc.com) for open gym times, or make use of the game room with foosball, billards, or wii. Times vary throughout the week for open gym times, please call 608-245-3690 x 1.
Or visit Olbrich Botanical Gardens, 3330 Atwood Ave. (www.olbrich.org ) The Bolz Conservatory is open Monday - Saturday, 10a.m. - 4p.m. and Sundays, 10a.m. - 5p.m.
Mark your calendar for upcoming events:
• Daddy/Daughter Dance on February 10 at Warner Park Community Recreation Center - tickets on sale now - call 608-245-3690
• Children of the Rainforest on February 18 at Olbrich Botanical Gardens. The Hale O Malo Polynesian Dance group will be performing at 10:30a.m. and 1:30p.m. Tickets available at the door.
• Mother/Son Luau on February 24 at Warner Park Community Recreation Center - tickets on sale now - call 608-245-3690
- Laura Whitmore, 266-5949