The next meeting of the Parks & Recreation Board will be on Thursday November 21, 2019.
Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month.
Location to be announced.
This is a public meeting, all are welcome to attend. Please join us!
Anyone wishing to sponsor any of our events should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please submit your photos for publication on this site. Family reunions, birthday parties, or sports photos. Anything happening at the park that you would like to share. Pictures from both Kennedy Park and Babe Ruth Park are always welcome. Please email pictures to email@example.com. Please remember to include names & dates.
Ms. Marlene Sample, member of NEAREA Telecom. Pioneer Club presented Councilwoman Amy Bean and Council President Nicholas Cost with a check in the amount of $100 to be used for Parks & Recreation upcoming events. NEAREA is affiliated, nationally, with the Independent Telecommunications Pioneer Associaton of Hinesville, GA and more closely with the Independent Telecomm. Companies of the North East AREA of PA which includes NEP Telephone Co. of Forest City. The vision of ITPA if "Volunteers leading through community service".
All Parks & Recreation Board Meetings are public and all are welcome. Please click on meeting minutes below to see what the Board is planning.
Big Thank You to Matt Taylor on his great job on the 3 vs. 3 Basketball Tournament at Kennedy Park on July 7, 2019.
All proceeds were donated to Forest City Parks and Recreation.
Thanks to Tracey Lazier for running the concession stand for this event!!
Thanks Matt and everyone who participated in the 3 vs. 3. Winners were Kolby Rotella, Dakota Knehr-Cook, Tyler Clift and Jake Curnow.
Thanks to all those who made the 2019 Chicken BBQ a huge success. 300 dinners were sold. We've heard from many that this was the best BBQ Chicken they'd ever had.
Sunday September 8, 2019
Sponsored by Forest City Emergency Services
380 Railroad Street Forest City
Benefits Forest City Parks and Recreation!
THANK YOU TO ALL THOSE WHO SPONSORED PRIZES AND/OR MADE DONATIONS. THANKS TO ALL THOSE WHO VOLUNTEERED THEIR TIME AND EXPERTISE TO MAKE THIS A GREAT SUCCESS. A VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO BARBARA MIHELC, FORMER COUNCIL MEMBER, AND THE FOREST CITY EMERGENCY SERVICES, WITHOUT WHOM THIS EVENT COULD NEVER HAVE GOTTEN OFF THE GROUND.
Download our pledge form here to print, complete & submit. Thank you in advance for your donation or pledge. All proceeds will be used for future projects at the Forest City Parks. One of our first projects is replacement of the gazebo, then upgrades to the electrical and plumbing in the Kennedy Park Building and pavilion.
A huge thanks to Ms. Zevan, FCR Advisor and the FCR
Watersheds Team, who cleaned up Kennedy Park for their service/environmental project. This is an annual effort that is very much appreciated. Ms. Zevan and her group do a wonderful job.