Monthly Archives: January 2016

Redeveloped Clarksville Family Aquatic Center Opening in 2017

CLARKSVILLE, IN –   When the Clarksville Family Aquatic Center opened to the public in 1995, it was a much needed, state-of-the-art facility for southern Indiana residents.  Over the past 20 years, thousands of families have had the chance to enjoy … Continue reading

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Americans Are Passionate About Local Parks and Recreation

According to new study by the National Recreation and Parks Association, 92 percent of Americans believe their communities benefit from local parks — whether or not they personally use them. Released today, Americans’ Broad-Based Support for Local Recreation and Park … Continue reading

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Simple and Healthy Texas Caviar

This Simple Cooking with Heart recipe is a classic and traditional Southern-American black-eyed pea salad that’s full of flavor and fresh vegetables.  A great substitute for dips that are high in fat, calories, and carbohydrates. Ingredients 30 oz. canned, reduced-sodium … Continue reading

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Meet the Newest Member of Our Team!

The next time you call the Clarksville Parks & Recreation Department, you may hear an unfamiliar voice.  Natalie McLochlin has recently joined the department at our new Office Manager.  Natalie has been working for the Town of Clarksville since 2006.  She … Continue reading

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Change Your Salty Ways in 21 Days

Kick off 2016 by adopting a new habit. In just 21 days, you can: Transform your taste buds Find (and enjoy) foods with more moderate levels of sodium Reduce bloating Over the next three weeks, we will help you curb … Continue reading

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5 Steps to Losing Weight

To lose weight, you need to burn more calories than you eat. But it’s not always clear how to do that. For most people, a successful weight-loss plan has two parts: healthy food choices and physical activity. Understanding the balance … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

There is something about beginning a new year that inspires us to look back on the past twelve months and reflect on that for which we are grateful. At the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department we are grateful for the … Continue reading

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