Pokémon Go in the Parks

– Get Up, Get Out & Explore!
Pokémon Go gamers have taken over the parks! While we invite players, young and old, to enjoy this fun and active pastime, we want you play safely. As you walk through the real world, especially public parks, your smart phone notifies you of Pokémon characters nearby that can be captured. Read more

July is Parks and Recreation Month

Since 1985, America has celebrated July as the nation’s official Park and Recreation Month. Parks and recreation services are vital for local communities by protecting open space and natural resources, to helping fight obesity, and providing activities for all ages. Park and Recreation Month encourages everyone to reflect on the value that parks and recreation and get outside to use these valuable resources in your community.

Experience the benefits by exploring your community parks today. Check out the infographic on PA Local Parks are Good for All. http://goodforpa.com/

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Dying Ash Tree Removal Set for Township Parks

Work is scheduled to begin this summer at several of the Warminster Township Parks to remove the dying Ash trees that have been affected by the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). The Emerald Ash Borer is a non-native, invasive species that is killing all types of ash trees within the Township. Originating in Michigan, the EAB has spread throughout the United States and is killing large quantities of trees. Read more

The Great Inflatable Race 2016 Philadelphia event!

The Great Inflatable Race is taking place at Warminster Community Park this weekend and if you are looking for something to do, why not come out and  volunteer.

Click here for details on how to help out!

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Father’s Day Kid’s Fishing Derby

SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2016

PEACE VALLEY PARK, SAILOR’S POINT,
NEW GALENA ROAD, NEW BRITAIN, PA

Rules and Guidelines:

  • Pre- Registration required on or before June 13, 2016 to get goodie bag.
  • All PA Fish and Boat Rules and Laws apply. Fishing license not required for youth under 16. Parents are not permitted to fish for their children.
  • Check-in from 7:30 AM-8:15 AM to receive ID tag.
  • “Goodie bags” given to first 100 pre-registrants.
  • Must be registered to qualify for awards.
  • “Start Fishing” @ 8:30 AM
  • “Stop Fishing” @ 10:30 AM
  • Awards @ 10:45 AM
  • Ages 5 to 15 years eligible.
  • Fees: $7/child or $13/ 2 or more kids in IMMEDIATE family

REGISTER ONLINE AT www.doylestownrec.com

Download a registration form here.

Get Up, Get Out

. . . It’s time to explore your local parks.

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Being well, having fun, and strengthening our communities are some of the ways that local parks and recreation enhance the lives of all Pennsylvanians. It’s good for you. It’s good for all. We welcome you to start finding some good of your own. Visit the www.goodforpa.com and start your adventure.

2016 Amusement & Attraction Tickets

Parks and Recreation is awaiting arrival of, and will soon be selling, discounted summer amusement park & area attraction tickets. For discounted savings, please click here to download the 2016 ticket list.

Discount Tickets may be purchased at the WREC at WCP in Warminster, Monday through Friday: 9:00 AM-4:00 PM ONLY! Accepting cash and credit cards – no checks. Save $$$ and avoid waiting in lines. Select tickets will start arriving in mid-April – for more Info, call (215) 443-5428.