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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Parks and Recreation gearing up for Market Monster Mash

Danville Parks and Recreation is looking for families, churches, civic groups, businesses and/or families interested in handing out candy during this year’s Market Monster Mash on October 31.

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Danville Parks and Recreation reveals 2018 Art Trail pieces

The votes have been tallied and the winners of this year’s People’s Choice Vote for the next round of the Danville Art Trail are “Koi Bench” by Jim Gallucci and “Triad” by Scott Strader.

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Parks and Recreation releases annual report

In 2017, Danville Parks and Recreation hosted five major special events, four races, two Farmers’ Market seasons, 23 teen basketball tournaments, two youth sports leagues, 39 paddling trips, and thousands of programs. In addition, the department...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Danville Osprey Cam goes live

Danville Parks and Recreation announced Friday that the Danville Osprey Cam has returned for the 2018 nesting season and can be viewed live on its website.

“We are excited to see the camera live again,” said Department Director Bill Sgr...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Danville named Runner Friendly Community

Danville was recently named a Running Friendly Community by the Road Runners Club of America. According to the club’s website, Danville is one of three locations to receive the designation this winter.

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

Light Show attendance sets new record

A record-breaking 2,560 cars visited Ballou Park last month during Danville Parks and Recreation’s Community Holiday Light Show and a grand total of $8,804 was given back to the community, making it one of the best seasons in the event&rsquo...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Parks and Recreation receives three awards

Danville Parks and Recreation received three awards during the Virginia Recreation and Parks Society’s 63rd Annual Conference last week; Best New Program, Best New Renovation and Best Promotional Effort.

“As always, we are very...

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