July is“National Park and Recreation Month,” and the Cape Coral Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a free family event on Saturday to celebrate. This year’s “Parks and Recreation Fun Day” will be held at the Wm. Austen Youth Center on Saturday, July 13 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Open to all ages, the public will have a chance to learn about various Parks and Recreation divisions and community partners at one convenient location. Free activities will include inflatable games, chair massages, touch tanks, daytime telescope viewing, a trackless train, photo booth, arts and crafts, character visits, a water balloon toss and much more. In addition, anyone wishing to donate blood for the Blood Drive may sign up in advance at www.Oneboolddonor.org, sponsor code #39698.
“Parks and Recreation Fun Day is the perfect opportunity for people to discover some of the terrific recreation programs and amenities Cape Coral has to offer,” said Kerry Runyon, Director of Cape Coral Parks & Recreation. “We’re proud to present this free community event in celebration of National Park and Recreation Month and hope everyone will make plans to join us at the Youth Center this Saturday!”
The Wm. Austen Youth Center is located at 315 SW 2nd Avenue just north of Sun Splash Family Waterpark in Cape Coral. Visit www.CapeParks.com for more information on “Parks & Recreation Fun Day” or call (239) 573-3128.
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