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    Adult Softball Leagues at Okeeheelee Park


    Adult Softball Leagues are available for men’s and mixed teams. Registration is December 17-28, 2018. Leagues start the week of January 15-18, 2019. Leagues are unsanctioned. Rules are established by recognized rulebook (A.S.A.) and department supplemental rulebook. Registration is limited to 16 te...

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    Power of Parks Podcast


    Power of Parks, is a podcast produced by the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department, where we share inspiring stories from people who have benefited from nature, parks and recreation....

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    Wheelchair Course Improvements at John Prince Park


    In an effort to improve the quality of life for all Palm Beach County residents and visitors regardless of age, gender or ability, updates were recently made to the half-mile wheelchair course inside John Prince Park. Improvements include installation of new equipment, widening of pathways, additio...

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    Palm Beach County and Orange Bowl Celebrate Opening of Orange Bowl Field at Glades Pioneer Park


    The opening celebration of Orange Bowl Field at Glades Pioneer Park in Belle Glade, Fla, will take place on Wednesday, December 19 at 4:00 p.m. The opening celebration is free and open to the public. Attendees will enjoy activities for the entire family including, kids’ games, bounce houses, food a...

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    January 2019 Program Guide at Green Cay Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call 561-966-7000 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Fees (if applicable) are due the day of the program by cash or check only. All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form for every pr...

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    January 2019 Program Guide at Okeeheelee Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call (561) 233-1400 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Please make reservations at least two days in advance. Fees (if applicable) are due upon arrival to the program by form of cash or check. All participan...

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    January 2019 Program Guide at Daggerwing Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call (561) 629-8760 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Fees (if applicable) are due the day of the program by cash or check only. All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form for eve...

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    Palm Beach Jack Jam Boccia Tournament at the CMAA Therapeutic Recreation Complex


    Join the game or come out and support local and international athletes with disabilities throw down for the championship as they compete in the precision Paralympic sport of Boccia. Players must roll their ball closest to the jack to win ...

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    Knock & Roll Wheelchair Rugby Tournament at the CMAA Therapeutic Recreation Complex


    Come out and cheer on local wheelchair rugby team, the South Florida Rattlers, as they take on other wheelchair rugby athletes from all over the nation to compete in a high intensity, full contact Paralympic sport for the championship title ...

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    December 2018 Program Guide at Riverbend Park


    All programs are by reservation only. Please call (561) 741-1359 to make program reservations. Payment (cash or check) is due the day of program. Programs require a minimum number registered participants. For every program, participants/guardians are required to sign a Program Participation Form. A...

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    Fern Street on December 15 at Canyon Amphitheater


    The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department presents, Fern Street, a free concert at Canyon Amphitheater. Founded by brothers, born in the rust belt of Pennsylvania, the music of Fern Street emphasizes expressive lyrics and clean melodies with a touch of country fused rock. The band stays...

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    December 2018 Program Guide at Okeeheelee Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call (561) 233-1400 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Please make reservations at least two days in advance. Fees (if applicable) are due upon arrival to the program by form of cash or check. All participan...

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    December 2018 Program Guide at Green Cay Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call 561-966-7000 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Fees (if applicable) are due the day of the program by cash or check only. All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form for every pr...

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    December 2018 Program Guide at Daggerwing Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call (561) 629-8760 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Fees (if applicable) are due the day of the program by cash or check only. All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form for eve...

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    Prescribed Burns Planned for Okeeheelee Park Natural Areas


    The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department will be conducting a series of prescribed burns at the Okeeheelee Park Natural Area located at 7715 Forest Hill Boulevard, West Palm Beach between November 14, 2018 and May 31, 2019 and at the Okeeheelee Park South Natural Area located at 7500 F...

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    County Wins Health+Wellness Design Awards for Outreach Material


    The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department was selected by Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) as the winner of the 2018 American Health+Wellness Design Awards for several of its printed, public communication tools...

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    County Wins National Gold Medal Award in Parks and Recreation


    Months of preparation and commitment to the highest level of service in parks and recreation has earned the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department (PBC Parks) the 2018 National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management, one of the highest achievements possible for...

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    County wins Public Relations Award for showing impact of parks


    The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department was selected by the Florida Recreation and Park Association (FRPA) as the winner of the 2018 Public Relations Award for its animated video series which draws attention to the positive impacts parks and recreation makes in the areas of health, ec...

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    New Educational Video Series now on PBCPARKS | TV


    Two new educational video series have recently kicked off on PBCPARKS | TV- What's that Plant? and Animal Encounters. Learn about plants and animals found at PBC parks...

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​Eric Call
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We make the quality of life for Palm Beach County residents and visitors better by providing diverse, safe and affordable recreation services, welcoming parks, and enriching social and cultural experiences. We achieve this by promoting wellness, fostering environmental stewardship, contributing economic value, and by improving our community every day for this and future generations.​

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