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Posted on: August 10, 2020

Drive-up and Stock Up! School Supply Giveaway

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Free Backpacks with school supplies for the first 300 people, while supplies last. Children must be present. For school-age kids from kindergarten to eighth grade.In-N-Out Burger Truck will be there serving up some goodies.Remember to stay in your vehicle...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Made Fresh & Local Virtual Concerts

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We may not be able to host our traditional outdoor Sounds of Summer Concerts at the Square this year, so we are bringing a true Garland "Fresh & Local" concert experience straight into your living room!  Get a front-row seat to our ...

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Link to Made Fresh & Local lineup and schedules! News - Small Image Parks and Rec
Posted on: July 9, 2020

Garland Unveils New Playground at Central Park

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A new, inclusive and sensory-friendly playground is now open at Garland’s Central Park, 1310 W. Avenue F, in close proximity to the Granger Recreation Center. The new playground is designed for children of all abilities to play...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Stay & Play Virtual Recreation

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When you cannot come to us, we will come to you! Stay & Play virtual recreation is a way for us to engage with you virtually. While our Recreation Centers may be closed due to COVID-19, the City of Garland Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Departm...

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Stay & Play webpage News - Small Image Parks and Rec
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Keeping a Safe Physical Distance in Parks & Trails

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Remember folks, if you must go outside, please follow physical distancing guidelines in our parks and on trails. http://ow.ly/oCu550yQp74 (link to National Recreation and Parks Association)

Below are a few recommendations to keep safe physical distancing w...

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News - Small Image Parks and Rec
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Update on the Senior Meal Program

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Dallas County has authorized the City of Garland PRCAD to continue serving and delivering meals to currently registered seniors. 

Any new seniors wishing to participate in the meal program, please call Garland Senior Activity Center.  

The...

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News - Small Image Parks and Rec
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Citywide Trails Interactive Map

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Interactive Citywide Trails Map

Are you a visual person? This interactive map will help us understand exactly where your priorities are for cycling, walking and citywide trails in Garland. 

Follow the instructions and answer the questions using the...

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News - Small Image Parks and Rec
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Recreation Centers

Audubon Recreation Center

Garland is home to six recreation centers. Each facility offers a variety of programs and services that are enjoyed by all.

Recreation Center Webpage Link News - Small Image Parks and Rec