For Immediate Release
County Residents Invited to a July Parks Play Date
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (July 5, 2018) – Summer is here, which means it’s time to get your play on. This July, discover the power of play with Charlotte County Community Services as they celebrate Park and Recreation Month. A variety of fun activities are planned for residents of all ages and abilities – including youth, adult and senior programs.
Charlotte County is celebrating Park and Recreation Month, an initiative of the National Recreation and Park Association, and all the ways parks and recreation has the power to transform our daily lives. From providing us places to play, get fit and stay healthy to fostering new relationships and forging a connection with nature, our close-to-home community park and recreation facilities provide essential services and improve quality of life.
The values of integrity, customer service, partnership, innovation, and stewardship are how Charlotte County government defines how we conduct ourselves. Community Services strives to exemplify those values on a daily basis. We are committed to honesty and excellence in customer service. We are committed to working cooperatively within the community, and being good stewards of our resources. We are committed to being innovative in the delivery of quality of life experiences including the celebration of Park and Recreation Month.
Community Services will celebrate Park and Recreation Month on July 14, 2018 with free admission to pools and free parking at beaches and boat ramps.
About The National Recreation and Park Association
The National Recreation and Park Association is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to ensuring that all Americans have access to parks and recreation for health, conservation and social equity. Through its network of nearly 60,000 recreation and park professionals and advocates, NRPA encourages the promotion of healthy and active lifestyles, conservation initiatives and equitable access to parks and public space. For more information, visit www.nrpa.org. For digital access to NRPA’s flagship publication, Parks & Recreation, visit www.parksandrecreation.org.
For information contact Mike Koenig, Resource Coordinator at 941-625-7529 or Mike.Koenig@CharlotteCountyFL.gov.