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July is National Park and Recreation Month and Madison Parks is celebrating all month long! Discover the power of play and adventure in parks through a variety of park events and activities planned by Madison Parks and Madison School and Community Recreation.

For children and adults, play is a vital part of our mental wellbeing, physical health and personal interactions. During Park and Recreation Month, in collaboration with the National Recreation & Park Association, we are challenging everyone to get their play on with your local parks. Discover your play-full side with Madison Parks!

The month kicks off with a free day on the lakes. A Lake Access Permit is typically required to access the lakes through Madison Parks boat launch site. On Saturday, July 1 patrons can enjoy a free, fun day on the water – no permit required!

Other FREE events include:

Mobile Mornings (Art Cart & FIT2GO): July 6 and 13**
Golf Instruction Saturdays: July 8 and 22*
Dinner & A Swim: July 14*
Boot Camp in the Park: July 14**
Movies with Madison Parks: July 15 and 22*
Ride the Drive 2017: July 16*
Conservation Park Tour: July 19*
Tai Chi in the Park: July 19**
Learn to Log Roll: July 25*
Learn to Backpack: July 30*
…..and more!

*For a complete listing of Madison Parks events, times and locations and to download an activity booklet visit HERE.
**For more information on Madison School and Community Recreation events visit HERE.
Get Your Play On! #PlayOnJuly