2022 Recreation Guide

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Programs | Activities | Events | Parks | Open Space | Facilities


General Information City of Warsaw Parks & Recreation | warsaw.in.gov/parks | (574) 372-9554


Employment Opportunities To view current open positions with the Parks Department Visit: Warsaw.in.gov/jobs

Pete Thorn Youth Center Pete Thorn Center: Parks Dept. Office Park Office 800 N. Park Avenue, Warsaw, IN 46580 (Open Year Round) Phone: (574) 372-9554 Fax: (574) 372-9555 Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Contact: Human Resources 102 S Buffalo Street Warsaw, IN 46580 Phone: (574) 372-3373 Fax: (574) 372-3256 Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Staff & Leadership Park Administration Larry Plummer, Superintendent Shaun Gardner, Maintenance Director Stephanie Schaefer, Recreation Director Suzanne Stokes, Administrative Assistant

lplummer@warsaw.in.gov sgardner@warsaw.in.gov sschaefer@warsaw.in.gov sstokes@warsaw.in.gov

Park Board Mayor of Warsaw Steve Haines, President Noemi Ponce, Member Joseph Thallemer Larry Ladd, Vice President Jill Beehler, Library Board Michelle Boxell, Member Diane Quance, City Council Representative

Interested in Volunteering? Volunteers are an important part of what makes our programs successful and possible for the community. We have almost every opportunity imaginable to suit your skills and interests. Visit warsaw.in.gov/volunteer and submit a Volunteer Interest Form today! E-mail us at parksevents@warsaw.in.gov for questions or additional information.



After Hours Fishing Passes are available free of cost for fishing in the parks after normal operating hours. You may register for a fishing pass at the Park Office, 800 N. Park Avenue, during normal business hours. Passes do not require renewal unless you move or your personal information has changed. You must have your pass with you at all times when fishing on park property after hours. These passes do not replace state-issued fishing licenses.

How to Register for a Program Option 1: Visit our office (see page 1 for location). Option 2: Visit our website at www.warsaw.in.gov/parks for online registration! Refunds: The Warsaw Parks & Recreation Department’s Program Refund Policy is available on our website as well as the registration form. Photo Disclosure: Warsaw Parks & Recreation Department reserves the right to photograph programs and events for documentation and marketing purposes. If you do not wish to be included in this photography, please notify our staff.

Accessibility Assistance Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid of service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures, to participate in a program, service, or activity of the City of Warsaw should contact the office of the City Planner Justin Taylor, 102 S. Buffalo Street, Warsaw, IN 46580 / Phone number (574) 372-9550, as soon as possible, but no later than 48-hours before the scheduled event.

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After Hours Fishing Pass

General Information

Social Media


General Information City of Warsaw Parks & Recreation | warsaw.in.gov/parks | (574) 372-9554

Sponsorship Opportunities Event and concert sponsorships are an essential part of offering successful and meaningful recreational opportunities to individuals and families in our community. Your involvement as an organization not only contributes to this successful community outcome, but it also gives you an opportunity to market to individuals from a variety of backgrounds, families, and interest-groups. For more information, please contact: sschaefer@warsaw.in.gov or (574) 372-9554 x603

Event Vendor Opportunities All applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis. Required documents to be provided annually at the time of vendor signup: * Certificate of Insurance naming City of Warsaw Parks Department as additional insured * Kosciusko County Health Department Certificate (For-Profit Food Vendors Only) * Proof of charitable/not-for-profit status (Not-for-Profit Vendors Only) Each vendor space will measure 10' W x 18' D (one parking lot space). No additional space will be granted. If you have a trailer, you must purchase enough space for your entire trailer, including tongue and bumper, and ensure that you will be able to maneuver your trailer as necessary with vendors set up next to you. Vendor opportunities are available at the Classic Rock Concert, Blues & Lakes Festival, Country Music Concert, and Family Carnival. Classic Rock Concert - June 17, 2022 Lakes Festival - July 9, 2022 Country Music Concert - July 22, 2022


Family Carnival - July 29, 2022

Partnership Facilities

The Gardens of Central Park Northeast End of Central Park Open April through October

Warsaw Biblical Gardens Bixler Park Open May 15 to September 15 Dawn to Dusk The Bible’s story begins with a garden and ends with a vision of trees bearing fruit. The Warsaw Biblical Gardens, situated on approximately 3/4 acre, currently contains over 100 plants that are named in the Bible. A diversity of climates can be found in the Holy Land, which allows for most of its plants to be grown somewhere in the United States.

Ride+Walk Warsaw Visit one of several greenways or bike facilities in the Warsaw and Winona Lake communities. Whether you’re looking to take a relaxing walk or ride your bike, we have the perfect places to go. Information on completed greenways, trailheads, and suggested bike routes can be found at the resources below: www.warsaw.in.gov/ridewalk or the Pete Thorn Park Office. For maps and other information, go to www.ridewalk.com

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The Gardens of Central Park are the culmination of Robert and Roma Maish’s dream to create a perennial garden for Kosciusko County and its visitors. Made possible through an endowment fund established by the Maishes through the Kosciusko County Community Foundation, the Gardens contain over 160 perennial flowers, shrubs, and grasses. The facility is accessible and offers a variety of blossoms, colors, and a fish pond. For more information, contact the Kosciusko County Community Foundation at (574) 267-1901.


Pickleball Court

Picnic Tables


Rental Facility



Skate Park

Sledding Hill

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Open Space

Tennis Court


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Lake Access

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Your City Parks City of Warsaw Parks & Recreation | warsaw.in.gov/parks | (574) 372-9554

For more information on city parks and facilities,

call (574) 372-9554 or visit our website at www.warsaw.in.gov/parks


Rental Information City of Warsaw Parks & Recreation | warsaw.in.gov/parks | (574) 372-9554


Building Rentals Center Lake Pavilion - 119 E. Canal St. With seating for 300, this is the largest rental facility available with Warsaw Parks & Recreation Department. Amenities include kitchen, PA system, coffee makers, stages, tables, and chairs. This facility is accessible. Nye Youth Cabin - 357 N. Buffalo St. Also known as the Scout Cabin, this facility seats 70. Amenities include kitchen, tables, and chairs. This facility is accessible. Firemen’s Building - 1013 E. Arthur St. This mid-sized building seats up to 100. Amenities include kitchen, tables, and chairs.

All rental facilities and equipment managed by Warsaw Parks & Recreation Department must be reserved in advance. Each facility may be reserved up to one year in advance. All rental buildings are alcohol- and smoke-free. Rental fees are subject to applicable sales tax. For information, pricing, availability, or rules/regulations, please visit our website at www.warsaw.in.gov/parks Now offering online reservations!

Shelter Rentals Central Park Open Shelters

Perfect for family reunions or a casual picnic. East & West shelters are both available for reservation and include six picnic tables that seat 8 - 10 people each. Fees are $50 per shelter plus tax. Shelters are accessible.

Other Open Shelters: Beyer, Bixler,

Kelly, Kiwanis, & Richardson-DuBois Parks. Accommodations vary. Fees are $50 each plus tax. Call for details.

Lucerne Cabins - 800 N. Park Avenue

Four stone enclosed cabins, seat 40-50 people each. Fee is $75 each plus tax. The amphitheater is available with electricity for an additional $200 plus tax. All shelters are accessible.

Central Park Plaza - 225 E. Fort Wayne St.

Reserve the Plaza for weddings, concerts, and more. Seats 500 people. Fee is $225. This facility is accessible.

Pete Thorn Center Gymnasium

May be reserved by the hour on Saturdays or Sundays for athletic uses only. Gym capacity is 260 people. Rental is $40 per hour. Please call for additional information about fees and rules/regulations.

Pincic tables can be reserved in select parks during the summer for $5 each plus tax. When available, they may be delivered off-site for a flat rate of $15 each plus tax within city limits or $20 each plus tax outside city limits, but within Wayne Township.

Sawhorse Tables (April 15 - October 1)

May be reserved for garage sales during the summer. When available, reserved tables are $10 each plus tax within city limits or $15 each plus tax outside city limits, but within Wayne Township.

Pike Lake Campground April 15 - October 1 (574) 269-1439 Phone only active during season Amenities Trash pick-up, picnic table, 30/50 AMP electric, shower and restrooms, fish cleaning station, water, sewer as needed, fire rings, firewood sold by the wheelbarrow load, level sites with no trees, kayak and canoe rental.

Rates $40 per night plus tax $250 per week plus tax $600 per month $2200 per season No refunds/No subletting. Open 24 hours to registered campers only.

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Picnic Tables (April 15 - October 1)

Rental Information

Other Rentals


Free Concerts City of Warsaw Parks & Recreation | warsaw.in.gov/parks | (574) 372-9554


Summer Concert Series | 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Kick off your weekend the right way by relaxing with the Summer Concert Series. A perfect opportunity to spend time with the family, enjoy familiar tunes, and experience new types of performances. Performances made possible by the Kosciusko County Community Foundation and the Indiana Arts Commission - a state agency. Additional sponsorship by 107.3 WRSW, Willie 103.5, and News Now! Warsaw. May 27

Ted Yoder Band

Acoustic Rock Central Park Plaza

June 3 Kennedy’s Kitchen Irish June 10 Mike Almon & Guest 70’s/Country

Lucerne Park Amphitheater Central Park Plaza

June 24

Tribute Quartet


Central Park Plaza

July 1



Central Park Plaza

July 15

Jus’ta Band


Lucerne Park Amphitheater

August 5

The 1985


Central Park Plaza

August 12

High Life


Central Park Plaza

August 19

The Moon Cats

50’s & 60’s

Lucerne Park Amphitheater

Featuring Jefferson Starship 8:00 p.m. Roanoke 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 17, at the Central Park Glover Pavilion

Sponsored by Gold Level Sponsors 107.3 WRSW, and Zimmer Biomet. Bronze Level Sponsor by Medtronic.

Featuring Jake Kershaw Treated-N-Released

8:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, July 9, at the Central Park Glover Pavilion Sponsored by Gold Level Sponsors 107.3 WRSW, Willie 103.5, News Now! Warsaw and DePuy Synthes. Bronze Level Sponsor by Indiana American Water.

Country Concert for St. Jude


Tyler Farr

Robyn Ottolini

8:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m.

Friday, July 22, at the Central Park Glover Pavilion

Sponsored by Gold Level Sponsors Willie 103.5, The Dr. Dane & Mary Louise Miller Foundation, and Zimmer Biomet. The Dr. Dane & Mary Louise Miller Foundation

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Lakes Festival

Free Concerts

Rockin’ for Riley Concert


Free Concerts City of Warsaw Parks & Recreation | warsaw.in.gov/parks | (574) 372-9554


Lakes Festival Saturday, July 9 | 12:00 - 9:30 p.m. Central Park Throughout the day, you can listen to live Blues music at Central Park. During that time, we will have free bounce houses, craft booths, and more! Don’t forget your swimsuit to try out the Aqua Glide, a water obstacle course! This event is a collaboration between the Parks Department, Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams, and the Warsaw Community Public Library! Featuring music from: 12:00-1:15

p.m. - William Scott

2:00-3:15 p.m. - Out of Favor Boys

4:00-5:15 p.m. - Cari Ray & The Shaky Legs

6:00-7:15 p.m. - Treated-N-Released

8:00-9:30 p.m. - Jake Kershaw

Artist Press Kit Submissions - 2023 Artists interested in performing for the 2023 Central Park Concert Series should submit the following press kit information: * Demo songs (minimum of 5) * List of venues played in last 2 years (excluding bars and clubs) * At least 3 credible references from previous venues * Artist bio & genre information (plus photo, if possible) * Performance rate for 90 minute outdoor show with artist providing own sound support Submission Deadline: October 31, 2022 Submissions will be accepted in the following ways: Mail to: Warsaw Parks & Recreation Department Attn: Recreation Director 800 N. Park Avenue Warsaw, IN 46580 Website Link via Email Facebook (or similar web platform) Link via Email

Saturday, May 14 | 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. Central Park Put your imagination in gear! This free, fun community event gives the young, and young at heart an opportunity to touch, explore, and see their favorite trucks or equipment up close and personal. Gold Level Sponsorship by Warsaw Buick GMC and Bronze Level Sponsorship by Kuert Concrete.

Saturday, June 4 | 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. Municipal Park, Ages 3-16

Prizes are awarded for the biggest fish and more for various age groups. The first 30 kids will receive a gift bag. Participants must bring their own pole and bait. Gold Level Sponsorship by Lake City Saver.

Library Stories in the Park Thursdays, June 2 - 30 | 11:00 a.m. - Noon June June June June June

2 - Central Park West Shelter 9 - Kelly Park Shelter 16 - McKinley Park Shelter 23 - Richardson-Dubois Shelter 30 - Central Park West Shelter

Join us and the Warsaw CommunityPublic Library for our traveling Library Stories in the Park! We will be traveling to different parks for story time and game time. The hour will be broken into two segments; 30 minutes of library stories and 30 minutes of interactive games and activities!

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Kids’ Fishing Derby

Community Events

Touch -A- Truck Touch-A-Truck


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Slip ‘n Slide Luau Wednesdays, June 29 & July 13 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Kelly Park Join us on a fun filled afternoon of Slip ‘n Slide on the sledding hill! All ages welcome. Waiver must be completed by a parent or legal guardian to participate, and that person must stay on site during participation.

Family Movie Night Family Movie Nights June 11 July 16 August 6

The Boss Baby: Family Business Clifford the Big Red Dog Luca

Kelly Park Municipal Park Lucerne Park

Feature will begin at 7:30 pm. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and gather your Fall Family Fun friends for a family-friendly movie outside in local parks on the monster screen. Silver Level Sponsorship by OrthoPediatrics. Bronze Level Sponsorship by VIA Credit Union.

Family Carnival

Friday, July 29 | 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Central Park

A carnival in the park for the entire family! Enjoy face painting, caricature artists, balloon twisters, and Penguin Point’s Big Wheel Race! Writsbands for $10 and individual tickets for $0.25 each. Gold Level Sponsorship by Lake City Saver. Silver Level Sponsorship by Penguin Point. Bronze Level Sponsorship by VIA Credit Union.

2022 SLIP ‘N SLIDE WAIVER AND RULES ACKNOWLEDGEMENT Participant Name:____________________________________________________________________ Address:______________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________ CITY



Phone:(______)______-______________ Participant Date of Birth:______________________________ IF UNDER 18

Email Address:_________________________________________________________________________

READ THESE RULES CAREFULLY: 1. Slip ‘n Slide run (further referred to as “Equipment”) use is at the discretion of Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department (WPRD) staff at all times. WPRD staff reserves the right to prohibit anyone from equipment use at any time. 2. All equipment users must have a signed waiver and rules acknowledgement on file for the current calendar year in order to participate. 3. All WPRD equipment must be handled properly, and only for its intended use, at all times. 4. Parents or legal guardians are responsible for the supervision of their children under 18 years of age. 5. No horseplay is permitted on the equipment. 6. Food, alcohol, and smoking are prohibited in the equipment. 7. Violation of any of the above rules may result in being banned from future equipment use.

Signature required on the backside

Waiver and Release of All Claims Please read this form carefully and be aware in registering yourself, your child or ward for participation in this program, you will be waiving and releasing all claims for injuries you or your minor child/ward might sustain arising out of this program. As a participant, in the program or the parent/guardian of a participant in the program, I recognize and acknowledge that there are certain risks of physical injury and I agree to assume the full risk of any injuries, including death, damages or loss which I or my minor child/ward may sustain as a result of participating in any and all activities connected with or associated with such program. I agree to waive and relinquish all claims I or my minor child/ward may have as a result of participating in the program against the Parks Department and its officers, agents, servants and employees. I do hereby fully release and discharge the Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department and its officers, agents, servants and employees from any and all claims from injuries, including death, damage or loss which I or my minor child/ward may have or which may accrue to me or my minor child/ward on account of my participation in the program. I further agree to indemnify and hold harmless and defend the Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department and its officers, agents, servants and employees from any and all claims resulting in injuries, including death, damages and losses sustained by me or my minor child/ward and arising out of, connected with, or in any way associated with the activities of the program. In case of accident or sickness, I consent to emergency medical care provided by ambulance or hospital personnel. I hereby consent to the use of my photograph in Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department brochures, publications, slide presentations, etc. This waiver and release of all claims will be valid from January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022. I have carefully read, understand, and acknowledge the rules and Waiver and Release of all Claims and fully agree with their contents. This is a release of liability. Do NOT sign if you do not understand or agree with its terms. ___________________________________________________ _________________________________ SIGNATURE (MUST be signed by parent or legal guardian if under 18)


___________________________ _________________________________________________________ PRINTED NAME

ADDRESS (if different from above)




Community Events

Fall Family Fun Friday, October 7 | 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Lucerne Park Enjoy a crisp Fall evening of family activities, including hayrides, storytellers, crafts, snacks, and a campfire by the lake. A perfect opportunity to make family memories before the season ends! Silver Level Sponsorship by Otis R. Bowen Center. Bronze Level Sponsorship by VIA Credit Union.

Friday, December 2 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. Central Park

Celebrate the first lighting of the Central Park Holiday Light Display. Outside, children will receive glow necklaces & goody bags while supplies last. You won’t want to miss it!

Santa’s Workshop Saturday, December 10 6:00-8:00 p.m. Center Lake Pavilion | $20

Join us for our first ever, Santa’s Workshop. Build your own toys, stuff your own animal, and get a chance to meet Santa himself!

Silver Level Sponsorship by Steve & Jill Beehler. Bronze Level Sponsorship by VIA Credit Union.


Holiday Light Display December 2-31: This display will be lit each evening and is a special way to celebrate the holiday season in Warsaw’s Central Park. The display is on daily from dusk until midnight. Gold Level Sponsorship by Lake City Saver. Silver Level Sponsorship by Otis. R. Bowen Center.

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Light Up The Night



Art In The Park Mother’s Day Bouquet: May 6, 2022 | 6:30 p.m. Fall Floral Arrangement: Sept. 23, 2022 | 6:30 p.m. Charcuterie Board: November 18, 2022 | 6:30 p.m. We’re bringing art back into the parks! Classes will showcase a different creative method and project. Registration and fee of $35 per participant required. Each class will be instructed with step by step instructions and materials included in the class cost.

Nature Explorers

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Mondays, June 13th - June 27th 2:00-3:30 p.m. | Lucerne Park Ages 6-10, $7 per child, per week


Join us and the Lilly Center for Lakes and Streams for a hands on experience! Discover nature in local parks! This fun, fast paced, interactive 3-week program is designed to connect youth to nature by encouraging exploration!

Imagination Station Tuesdays, June 14 - July 26* | 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Pete Thorn Center Gymnasium, Ages 3-7

A parent-child program full of activities, crafts, stories, and more. Each week features exciting themes for the kids! Don’t miss this fun opportunity! *No class July 5 June 14 Frogs on a Log June 21 Australian Outback June 28 Red, White & Blue July 12 Little Einsteins July 19 Busy, Buzzy Bee’s July 26 Around the World Bronze Level Sponsorship by Kappa, Kappa, Kappa, Inc.

Go Wild Thursday, June 30 | 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Pete Thorn Center Gymnasium $15 per child Join our safari trip by learning about animals, engaging in hands on activities and taking home your very own stuffed animal. Be prepared to explore the jungle with us!

Thursday, July 14 | 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Pete Thorn Center Gymnasium Ages 3-7, $8 per child


Dino Dig

Are you ready to get a little dirty? Then Dino Dig is perfect for you. Everything dinosaurs! We’ll learn about dinosaurs, create amazing dino themed crafts, and take a trip back in time with dinosaur activities. Great for any child!

Friday, Feb. 3, or Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023 | 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. |Little CenterSweetheart Lake Pavilion Eggstravaganza - 2023 DddddDaddy’s Ages 3-14 $20 per person. Tickets available beginning Jan. 3 until sold out. Max 150 per night.

Create lasting, enchanting memories with your little sweetheart as you dance under the lights. During the evening you will have a photo opportunity, where a digital copy will be emailed to you after the dance. Each girl will receive a special gift. Grandfathers and other male guardians are encouraged to participate! Don’t miss this event that you and your sweetheart will remember forever. Gold Level Sponsorship by Lake City Saver.

Eggstravaganza - 2023 Friday, April 7, 2023 | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Center Lake Pavilion $15 per person

Join us for Eggstravaganza! Color eggs using different techniques and leave the mess behind. This program will include crafts, hands on experiences with baby chicks & bunnies and a take home Easter basket! Adult participation highly recommended.

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Daddy’s Little Sweetheart Dance - 2023


Extreme Sports City of Warsaw Parks & Recreation | warsaw.in.gov/parks | (574) 372-9554


Mantis Skate Park

400 Little League Drive (Boggs Campus)

Mantis Skate Park is a fully-supervised, family-friendly skate facility everyone can enjoy, from elementary students to adults. The park offers a Rhino ramp system thanks to support from the K21 Health Foundation. Skateboards, scooters, and inline skates are welcome. Helmets are required at all times.

ANNUAL WAIVER AND EMERGENCY CONTACT FORMS MUST BE ON FILE TO SKATE School Hours Summer Hours May 21 - May 28 & Aug. 15 - Sept. 2 Mon.-Fri. 4-8 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

May 31 -Aug. 13 Mon.-Fri. Noon - 8 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Park Closed May 30 & July 2-4 Special Event Dates: June 25 July 12 Aug. 9

Go Skate/Scoot Day, 4 - 6 p.m. Skate/Scoot Game Night, 6 - 8 p.m. Late Skate/Glow Night, 8 -10 p.m.

Gold Level Sponsorship by State Farm Agent Linda Chastain.

Hire Park BMX 550 Arthur Street (at Hire Park) Practices Tuesdays & Thursdays Races most Saturdays Hire Park BMX is sanctioned by the USA BMX and offers racing for all ages. Opportunities range from a training wheel class to 55 and over, beginner to pro, boys and girls, camps to rider clinics, etc. There is something for everyone in the family to enjoy! For more information on Hire Park BMX or planned events, call Dan Rumple at (574) 268-RIDE (7433) or visit www.hireparkbmx.com.

A free 9-hole disc golf course is available at Lucerne Park. Bring the whole family out to enjoy this fun activity that you can play at your own pace and skill level. Maps are available at the park office or download a copy from our website. www.warsaw.in.gov/parks


Disc Golf at Lucerne Park

Generously sponsored by the Kosciusko County Convention, Recreation, and Visitors Commission.

Each year, Young Tigers serves almost 200 Warsaw boys and girls and provides over 14,000 hours of youth development to the community. Young Tigers youth development focuses on children ages 7-12 to promote athletics, player safety, leadership skills, and community service participation. For more information, contact Andy Owens at (574) 377-1034 or visit www.youngtigersfootball.com All Young Tigers coaches are required to maintain ‘Heads Up’ certification from USA Football.

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Young Tigers Football & Cheer



Center & Pike Lake Beaches Dates of Operation: Saturday, May 28 - Monday, September 5 (Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day Weekend)

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**Proposed Lifeguard Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Saturday/Sunday 11:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Amenities: Pier, Sandy Beach, Picnic Tables (Center Lake Only), Vending Machines, Restrooms, Nearby Park with Shelters, Nearby Playground. **If lifeguards are not on duty, beaches are open to swim at your own risk.

Community Paddle Boarding Pike Lake Beach: 1009 E. Arthur St. 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

June 8, 2022 June 22, 2022 July 6, 2022 July 27, 2022 August 10, 2022

No registration required. An annual waiver and rules sheet must be signed by each participant or a parent/guardian for anyone under the age of 18. Participants under 16 must have an adult in the water with them. All equipment and life vests provided to the community for use on a first come, first served basis. Equipment to be used in timed increments. All participants will be briefed on safety measures prior to using equipment. All use will be supervised by staff.

Aquatics Wednesday, August 3, 2022 | 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Center Lake Beach Bring your A-game and try to make it to the end of the Aqua Glide without wiping out! This water obstacle course will test your agility, balance, and overall coordination! Available for all ages.

*** Parents must remain at event while child is participating.

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Wipe Out


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