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Russellville Recreation and Parks Department Adult Summer Softball Registration

Russellville Recreation and Parks Department Adult Summer Softball Registration

The Russellville Recreation and Parks Department will register teams for the Summer Adult Softball League starting March 11 and ending at 5:00 pm on March 22.  Teams that register must pay the entry fee and submit an entry form and a team roster.  Necessary forms are available in the Russellville Recreation and Parks Department Office or online at www.russellvillearkansas.org   Call 968-1272 for more information. Russellville Recreation and Parks Department Adult Summer Softball Registration

Spring Break at Lake Dardanelle

Spring Break at Lake Dardanelle

Lake Dardanelle State Park Spring Break 2013

 

 

Friday, March 15th

7p.m. – Campground Wildlife- The diverse habitats in and around Lake Dardanelle create many opportunities to see unique wildlife. The wildlife you encounter while camping may be the most memorable part of your trip. Join a park interpreter on the Dardanelle side of the park near the playground to discover the animals that might visit your campsite.

 

Saturday, March 16th

9:30a.m. – What’s the Buzz – Honeybees are very intelligent insects that work together in a complex society to make the sweet treat that humans have learned to love.  Meet a park interpreter at the front desk of the visitor center to learn how these busy bees do their jobs. Honey bee Helpers?

Hoof it for Heifer

Hoof it for Heifer

A 20k Trail Run
Petit Jean State Park

April 13, 2013

Race starts at 8:00 A.M. No race day registrations. $45 by April 1 & $55 after April 1. Recommended for experienced trail runners. All proceeds benefit Heifer International,www.heifer.org. Register online or print a registration form and mail it in.

For more information, contact info@heifertrailrun.org.

Russellville U9 Team Undefeated in Conway Last Weekend

Russellville U9 Team Undefeated in Conway Last Weekend

The Russellville Storm went to Conway last weekend to compete in a tournament, and they remained undefeated the entire time! 

What's happening at Lake Dardanelle

What's happening at Lake Dardanelle

Lake Dardanelle State Park March 2013

Tuesdays & Saturdays at 1:30p.m. – What’s for Lunch? –We have 8,000 gallons of aquariums, filled with many of the fish species found in Lake Dardanelle. Join park staff in the visitor center as they feed the fish live food. See for yourself, what’s for lunch?

Saturdays at 1:45p.m. – Critter Crunch – Lake Dardanelle’s diverse habitats provide homes for many creatures large and small. Join a park interpreter in the kid’s corner of the visitor center as she tells you about some of the smaller creatures. She will also be feeding these creatures; so come discover the small native wonders we have around us.

Arkansas Road Runners Club of America announces Valentine’s Day 5k

Arkansas Road Runners Club of America announces Valentine’s Day 5k

The third race of the 2013 Arkansas Grand Prix Series will be the Valentine’s Day 5k on February 9, 2013 in Russellville’s Bona Dea park. The 3.1 mile course is entirely on paved trail that winds through the wildlife sanctuary.

The race is run in four heats to relieve congestion on the path which is not as wide as a normal street. Men age 40 and over run at 9:00 am; women age 40 and over at 9:30 am. Women 39 and under run at 10:00 am; men 39 and under run at 10:30 am.

This race has the added feature of the Sweethearts competition for an additional $3.00 per registration where male and female teams compete in either married or unmarried categories; the combined time of the man and woman are used to determine the winners of this side competition.

David Meroney, Arkansas RRCA State Rep
davidmeroney@mac.com
501-223-8215

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Adult Summer Softball League Organizational Meeting

Adult Summer Softball League Organizational Meeting

The Russellville Recreation and Parks Department will hold an organizational meeting for Adult Summer Softball on March 4, 2013.  The meeting will be at 6:30 pm in the Hughes Community Center.  Anyone interested in entering a team in the summer softball league will need to have a representative present at this meeting.  Registration will begin on Monday, March 11 and end on Friday, March 22.

at 5:00 pm.  If you are unable to attend, the necessary forms are available in the Russellville Recreation and Parks Department office or online at www.russellvillearkansas.org  For information, contact the Hughes Center at 968-1272.