Posted on: June 28, 2017

Explore North Texas with the Teen Field Trip Series

Teens prepare for a day of paintball.

Teens can get out of the house this summer and enjoy fun area attractions by registering for one of the weekly field trips sponsored by Lively Pointe Youth Center. With a variety of trip options, teens can test their skills at indoor rock climbing, learn ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 28, 2017

Protect Your Family from Ticks

Person spraying bug repellent on arms.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) predicts this could be the worst season for tick-borne illnesses due to a sharp rise in the tick population. The mild winter across the United States allowed ticks to breed during months when they are t...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 1, 2017

2017 Summer Games Offer Youth Olympic-Style Play

Boys playing flag football.

Youth, ages 11-17, will enjoy competing in this two-week, Olympic-style Summer Games. From water volleyball to basketball and team sports to one-on-one activities, there is a competition for everyone. 

During practices, participants will learn var...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 28, 2017

AquaStars Moves to West Irving Aquatic Center for Summer

Family with special needs child enjoy pool time away from the crowds.

The City of Irving’s AquaStars program allows children with special needs, along with their families and guardians, to safely enjoy access to a premier city swimming facility. The program is custom-designed for children with special needs ages 18 and youn...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Fritz Park Petting Farm Open Through July 31

Little girl feeds a goose at Fritz Park Petting Farm, Irving, TX.

The Fritz Park Petting Farm offers an ideal setting for people of all ages to learn about farming and farm animals. For more than 30 years, Fritz Park has been the place to experience farm life, including hands-on contact with an assortment of animals &am...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: January 21, 2015

Register Online for Parks and Recreation Programs

Register Online for Parks and Recreation Classes

Looking to join an exercise class or register your child for day camp? Recreation center patrons must register for programs online using ActiveNet. The new online registration service eliminates the need to stand in lines at recreation centers on registra...

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