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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: June 8, 2018

DHJ announces 2018 concert lineup

Danville Harvest Jubilee recently announced this year’s concert lineup, which will kick off at the Carrington Pavilion on June 23 with the Sun of a Beach show.

Additional concerts include Jam on the Dan featuring Black Stone Cherry on July 14, Ea...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

Parks and Recreation announces Music on Main lineup

DANVILLE – Danville Parks and Recreation recently announced the lineup for this year’s Music on Main Concert Series, which will kick off on June 14 with the beach, boogie, and blues stylings of Cruize Control Band.

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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.

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

City of Danville recognized at Health Summit

The City of Danville was recognized recently for its dedication to improving the community’s health.

During the 2017 Regional Health Summit at Averett University presented by The Health Collaborative, City of Danville received awards for the Danv...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Morgan Kerns, Justin Price earn Recreation Professional Certification

Danville Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce that Community Program Coordinator Morgan Kerns and Sports and Athletic Program Coordinator Justin Price have each earned the distinction of Certified Parks and Recreation Professional through the Natio...

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