City Council adopts 10-year Parks Master Plan

Georgetown now has a 10-year master plan for its parks, recreation offerings, and open spaces. City Council unanimously approved the plan during its regular meeting Tuesday, Feb. 22. The plan identifies multiple improvements and additions to the City’s parks and recreation offerings, including a new park on the southeast side of town, more trails, a … Continue reading “City Council adopts 10-year Parks Master Plan”

Volunteers needed for tree-planting event Feb. 26

Updated Feb. 23 at 4:25 p.m. Due to the forecast for rain Saturday, Feb. 26, the tree planting event in San Gabriel Park has been postponed to 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 26. Volunteers who signed up to participate have been notified. Posted Jan. 12 at noon The City of Georgetown is calling for … Continue reading “Volunteers needed for tree-planting event Feb. 26”

Registration for spring break camps now open

Georgetown Parks and Recreation will offer spring break camps March 14-18 for youth ages 5-16. Pricing and schedules vary for each program. Participants can select from six camps: Adventure Camp: Hill Country Happenings (ages 11-13; $240 resident/$300 nonresident) will explore different locations around the Texas Hill Country each day during spring break. Adventures include caving … Continue reading “Registration for spring break camps now open”

Sign up now open for Heritage Community Garden plots

The City of Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting reservations for plots at the Heritage Community Garden, 2100 Hutto Road. The renovated community garden features 25 in-ground garden beds, 48 raised beds, and eight ADA accessible beds, which will open March 1, 2022, for gardeners to begin planting flowers, vegetables, and fruits. Plots … Continue reading “Sign up now open for Heritage Community Garden plots”

Cupid’s Chase 5K and Fun Run on Feb. 12

Register now for the 27th annual Cupid’s Chase 5K and Fun Run on Saturday, Feb. 12. The chip-timed 5K run/walk begins at 8 a.m. in San Gabriel Park, 445 E. Morrow St. The race begins and ends in the park. To register online or for details, go to cupid.georgetown.org. Through Jan. 25, the registration cost … Continue reading “Cupid’s Chase 5K and Fun Run on Feb. 12”

Hype for the Holidays Teen Party at Georgetown Recreation Center

Georgetown Parks and Recreation hosts its annual Hype for the Holidays Teen Party for teenagers ages 12-15 on Friday, Dec. 17, at the Georgetown Recreation Center, 1003 N. Austin Ave. The party is from 1:15-4:30 p.m. and will include pizza, drinks, snacks, video games, a dodge ball or basketball tournament, music, an ugly sweater contest, … Continue reading “Hype for the Holidays Teen Party at Georgetown Recreation Center”

Georgetown Parks and Recreation announces day camps

The Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department will offer day camps for students during the upcoming Georgetown ISD student holidays. Pricing and schedules vary for each program. Participants can select from four camps: Camp Goodwater is offered at the Georgetown Recreation Center on Dec. 20-23 and 27-30 for children ages 5-12. Children must be currently attending … Continue reading “Georgetown Parks and Recreation announces day camps”

‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ screened at back-to-school teen movie night

The City of Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department presents “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” (PG-13) on Friday, Aug. 6, in San Gabriel Park as part of its annual Sunset Movie Series. The free, community event will take place in the Legacy pavilion in San Gabriel Park, 445 E. Morrow St. Free parking is available throughout the … Continue reading “‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ screened at back-to-school teen movie night”

Public input sought for parks and recreation master plan

The City of Georgetown is looking for community input to guide decisions on the City’s Parks and Recreation Master Plan through a digital survey. The survey is open July 12 through Sunday, July 25. The survey also was mailed to a random sample of 4,000 Georgetown households to collect statistically valid results. People who received … Continue reading “Public input sought for parks and recreation master plan”

Memorial Day closings

City of Georgetown offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, May 31, for the Memorial Day holiday. This includes the following: Airport Terminal, 500 Terminal Drive Animal Shelter, 110 W.L. Walden Drive City Hall, 808 Martin Luther King Jr. St. Library, 402 W. Eighth St. Light and Water Works Building, 406 W. Eighth St. … Continue reading “Memorial Day closings”

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