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Walk with a Doc Cancelled Tonight
posted April 24, 2014 2:34 PM
04/24/14 - Due to the predicted thunderstorms for tonight, the Walk with a Doc event at starting at Goodman Pool will be cancelled. Check back later for a rescheduled date!
Madison Parks Foundation receives $50,000 grant for Splash Park Project
Posted 4/24/2014
The Madison Parks Foundation has been awarded $50,000 grant from Madison Community Foundation for its ongoing Splash Park Project.   This contribution is the latest from MCF, …
Ground Breaking Ceremony for Madison Parks’ two new Splash Parks
Posted 4/22/2014
Madison Parks is pleased to announce a ground breaking ceremony to mark the start of construction of new splash parks at Reindahl Park and Elver Park.  The groundbreaking event …
Madison Named the Greenest City in the Nation
Posted 4/21/2014
Mayor Soglin and other city officials today heralded another accolade for the City of Madison, this one focusing on parks and transportation, names Madison the Greenest City in …
Madison Parks Celebrates Earth Day with Lake View Elementary School
Posted 4/21/2014
Madison Parks is pleased to continue our partnership with Lake View Elementary School to celebrate Earth Day, Arbor Day, and the United Way’s Global Youth Service Day.   For 20 …
New Playground Coming to Goodman Pool
Posted 4/9/2014
During Madison’s hot summer months, thousands of children and families make their way to the Goodman Pool and its adjacent playground to relax, to play and to cool off. The …
Madison Parks - Moonlight Movie Series continues with Caddyshack
Posted 4/7/2014
“Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper now about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac…It’s in the hole! It’s in the hole! It’s in the hole!” …
Monona, Glenway and Odana Hills Golf Courses to open at 9:00a.m. on Wednesday, April 2
Posted 4/1/2014
No Foolin’ !!  Three golf courses opening tomorrow!  Monona, Glenway and Odana Hills Golf Courses to open at 9:00a.m. on Wednesday, April 2   Madison Parks is happy to announce …
Oscar Rennebohm Foundation Awards $50,000 to Two City Splash Park Projects
Posted 3/24/2014
Oscar Rennebohm Foundation Awards $50,000 to Two City Splash Park Projects  Madison, WI—The Madison Parks Foundation is pleased to announce a $50,000 grant from the Oscar …
Please STAY OFF Madison Parks Fields and Turf
Posted 3/19/2014
As the spring thaw slowly begins, the Madison Parks athletic fields are also beginning to thaw. The athletic fields (soccer, softball, football) are not in condition to handle …
Ride the Drive - two events in 2014!
Posted 3/17/2014
Ride the Drive – back in 2014 !!!   The City of Madison and Madison Parks are excited to bring Ride the Drive, presented by Trek, back for its sixth year!  We will be hosting …
Public Input Meeting for Huegl Park Playground Improvements
Posted 3/13/2014
The City of Madison Parks Division will have a public input meeting to discuss the proposed playground improvements at Huegel Park. At this meeting, City staff will discuss the …
Public Input Meeting for Lucy Lincoln Hiestand Park Improvements
Posted 2/14/2014
PUBLIC MEETING Lucy Lincoln Hiestand Park Improvements The City of Madison Parks Division will have a public input meeting to discuss proposed playground and path improvements …
Madison Parks Winter Clothing Drive
Posted 2/13/2014
Take HEART this Valentine’s Day and help those in need!!  Madison Parks is teaming up with the Community Action Coalition for South Central Wisconsin, Inc. (CAC) to provide warm …
Public Meeting for Breese Stevens Artificial Turf Installation
Posted 1/30/2014
The City of Madison Parks Division will have a public input meeting to discuss the proposed artificial turf improvements at Breese Stevens Field.  At this meeting, Madison Parks …
Candlelight Ski at Odana Hills Golf Course
Posted 1/27/2014
Are you new to cross-country skiing? Or are you an old pro at this winter sport? Madison Parks invites you to get outside and enjoy the quiet beauty of winter with the …
  • Events this Week
  • Walk with a Doc
    4/24 -4/24,
  • Dane County Farmers' Market
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Friends of Yahara River Parkway Volunteer Opportunity
    4/26 -4/26,
  • 33rd Annual Crazylegs Classic
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Earth Day Challenge
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Busking for Books
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Kids Discover Golf
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Purple Stride Madison 2014
    4/27 -4/27,
  • Madison Area Weed Warrior Volunteer Opportunity
    4/27 -4/27,

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