Posted on: December 8, 2016

2016 Temple Christmas Parade Winners Announced

Temple Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Temple Christmas Parade. This year a total of 87 parade entries participated in the parade and 25 of those entries requested to be judged as part of the parade float competition....

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Posted on: December 5, 2016

Latest Museum Exhibit to Explore Atomic Age

The Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum is host to a new exhibit Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow: Living with the Atomic Bomb, 1945-1965, which will be on display December 2, 2016 through January 21, 2017. The exhibit explores the ways in which Americans expe...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Temple Parks & Recreation Wins International Award

Temple Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce that the Department was recognized by the Learning Resources Network (LERN) organization for Excellence in Marketing at the 2016 Annual LERN Conference held November 16-19 in Baltimore, MD.

The LERN Internat...

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Posted on: October 5, 2016

Sammons Community Center Closed for Remodel

The Sammons Community Center, located at 2220 West Avenue D in Temple, closed to the public on October 3rd as the facility undergoes extensive renovations and updates. The $1.75 million renovation was approved by voters during the 2015 Parks Bond Electio...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2016

Wilson Park Recreation Center To Close for Remodel This Wednesday

The Wilson Park Recreation Center, located at 2205 Curtis B. Elliott Drive in Temple, will close to the public beginning Wednesday, August 31st as the facility undergoes extensive renovations and updates. The $1.3 million renovation was approved by voter...Read on...