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About Clarksville Parks

The Town of Clarksville is located in Southern Indiana, right across the Ohio River and Louisville, KY. The mission of the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is to enhance the quality of life in the town by providing the best possible recreational facilities, open natural spaces, and programs for its citizens.

2019 Movies in the Park Schedule Released!

Does our cold and wet winter weather have you feeling down? Well hopefully we can give you something to look forward to! The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is proud to announce the schedule for our 3rd annual “Movies in … Continue reading

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A Game Changer for Clarksville and Southern Indiana!

Have you heard the big news? A group made up of conservationists and local community leaders are bringing a new massive park to Clarksville! The River Heritage Conservancy has been purchasing developed and undeveloped land along the Ohio River in … Continue reading

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All I want for Christmas…is to not get FAT.

The struggle is real and it happens every year.  Avoiding all those extra calories during the holidays is a never ending battle.  There are those office Christmas parties with food and booze galore, celebrations with friends and family, and oh … Continue reading

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A Little League Parent’s Guide to Honoring The Game

The key to cultivating optimal adult behavior (and reducing misbehavior) in Little League is “Honoring the Game.” To remember the tenets of Honoring the Game, use the acronym ROOTS, meaning respect for Rules, Opponents, Officials, Teammates and Self. You don’t … Continue reading

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Want to live longer? Get to a Park!

Americans are always looking for the next best health tip in hopes of living a longer and healthier life.  According to one study, the answer could be as simple as living close to your local park! CNN recently published an … Continue reading

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Scare Away those Extra Halloween Calories!

Every kid looks forward to Halloween.  What other time do you get to become your favorite character, and get lots of free candy?  Unfortunately, all that candy floating around leads to lots and lots of excess calories for kids AND … Continue reading

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Clarksville Parks Asking for Community’s Help in Supporting Local Kids

Ask just about any Clarksville kid, and they can probably tell you about the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department. Over the last few years, the department has been making a big push to become more involved at area schools, and … Continue reading

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