Jones Park closed starting mid September of
2016, possibly through 2017 and beyond for the start of the Fox
Cities Exhibition Center! Also the North Island Trail will be
closed through the week of November 7 for ashpalt replacement.
We are planning the future Erb Park and Pool improvements. Thank
you to those who completed our survey! Download conceptual drawings here.
Join in some fun & fitness over the upcoming holiday
break with some specials dates for youth open gym, open skating,
open & lap swim, special events and weather permitting, our
Winter Recreation Center special hours of operation. Download flyer
WE NEED YOUR FEEDBACK! Please assist us with the future of trail
development by completing this short survey,
download here. Once you have completed the survey, be sure to
show us on the map where you would like to see new trails in
the City of Appleton. Thank you for your time!
Fitness class details & registration for Winter
Fitness Schedule here. Classes run the week of January 9
thru the week of February 20. Join us for fun and fitness classes
to include Zumba, Zumba Gold, Strength, Boot Camp or Yoga!
Drop the kids off for a few hours each morning during
Winter break to learn some coding while they make their own
playable mod of Minecraft. Perfect class for 9-year olds
& up who enjoyed their hour of code and looking for the next
step, to include reading & manipulating the Java programing
language Register online here!
The innovative and inspiring service learning project of
"Pierce Park Ravine Restoration" was recently featured on the
National Geographic website! The Fox River Academy School was
recognized for their efforts with the ravine site at Pierce Park
and collaboration with the City of Appleton! See details at this
NEW WINTER RECREATION CENTER! With Jones and Erb Parks both
closed due to major renovations this winter, we are happy to
announce Pierce Park will have two ice skating rinks to fulfill
your outdoor recreation needs! Pierce will feature a outdoor hockey
rink with lights, boards & nets along with a recreational
skating rink under the pavilion! More details here!
Babysitting / Home Alone Safety Class:
Join us as we partner with Mike Cotter, for this eight hour
class focusing on "Home Alone" training, learning CPR, AED for
adults, children and infants, and how to "be in charge" of children
younger than you (for ages 10-14). Click here to register today!