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News & Announcements

Erb and Mead Pools are now open (weather permitting). View pool rules and calendars here for Erb Pool and here for Mead Pool! 2015 Swim Passes also available!

Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp starting July 20! This camp identifies the key techniques and skills that players need to work on and master to reach their true potential, various classes offered for ages 3-16!  Register online at or check here for more details.

Starting MAY 1 all City of Appleton park restrooms will be open during normal park hours, between 5 a.m. and 11 p.m.

All city tennis courts nets have been installed and disc golf baskets are available as well!

Youth flag football and soccer leagues registration open! Register today to save during the early bird registration period!

Children's Week in the City of Appleton is July 19-25 with tons of great activities including the Children's Parade, Dive In Movie, Appleton Kid's Fun Run, Playground Fair and way more!  Download complete event calendar for details & descriptions COMING SOON!

July is National Parks and Recreation Month: PLAY BINGO WITH US! "Out is In" so get out, enjoy the city's parks and be active in July! Download our OUT IS IN Bingo card and rules here to win great prizes!

Check out the new playground structure recently installed at Woodland Park!  See photo here on the Woodland Park page!

NEWLY DEVELOPED AND PART OF OUR HEALTH & WELLNESS PROGRAM: check out this Appleton Prescription Trails map!

The Appleton Skate Park in Telulah Park has been completed and is now available to the public! Attached are the rules and regulations for the use of the skate park. See details, video and photos here!

View the upcoming Summer Fitness Schedule here or browse class details & register online here.  Join in Boot Camp, Strength, Yoga or Zumba classes! Register for fun and fitness today!


Nature series at the Scheig Center, monthly presentations by Rob Zimmer. Next session RESCHEDULED to July 15, with "Grow Your Own Native Prairie-Nature of Grasslands" topic, free to attend - download details here!

Join us as we partner with EMPOWER YOGA for free outdoor yoga in the park this summer! Every Wednesday at 6 p.m. in City Park now through September 2. Drop in and bring your own yoga mat or beach towel and water!

Appleton Parks and Recreation has teamed up with Surfin Bird Skate Shop to offer skateboarding lessons for ages 6 -17 at the new Appleton Skatepark in Telulah Park. Qualified instructors teach beginner to intermediate participants skateboard skills. Skateboard is required, see registration details here!

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Department Contact:
Phone: (920) 832-5905
Fax: (920) 993-3103

Mailing Address:

100 N. Appleton St.

Appleton, WI 54911




Office: Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


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