Rec Room: Park and Recreation has full calendar of events
BY DOUG COCHRAN
Happy New Year, Victoria!
This will be a busy year for the Parks and Recreation Department. We have some exciting and expanded recreational opportunities for you and your family.
For the past several months, the staff has been planning for 2011. It takes months of preparation to plan events.
It seems like 2011 is going to be in overdrive like 2010. Here is the list of events and registrations for the first six months of 2011:
Registration for spring softball and kickball through Feb. 11
Jan. 29-30: Youth Fast Pitch Tournament
Feb. 17-19: Crossroads Classic VISD Softball Invitational Tournament
Feb. 26-27: 10U, 12U and 14U Fast Pitch Tournament
Feb. 28: Adult Spring Softball/Kickball League begins
March 1: First day to reserve the Gary T. Moses Municipal Pool for parties
March 6: ALS 5K
March 19: Market Days
March 26-27: 10U, 12U and 14U Fast Pitch Tournament
April 9-10: 10U, 12U and 14U Fast Pitch Tournament
April 16: Market Days
April 30: Pitch, Hit and Run
May 1: 10U, 12U and 14U Fast Pitch Tournament
May 13: Family Fish Out
May 21: Market Days
May 27-29: 10U, 12U and 14U Fast Pitch Tournament
May 28: Pool opening for Memorial Day Weekend
May 30: Summer Softball/Kickball League begins
June 3-5: 10U, 12U and 14U Fast Pitch State Warm-up Tournament
June 4: Municipal pool opens for summer
June 10-12: 18U A National Qualifier Fastpitch Softball Tournament
June 18: Market Days and street dance at DeLeon Plaza
I hope you have a great 2011 and look forward to seeing you in the park. For more information on any of these events, please visit our website at www.playvictoriatexas.com.
Doug Cochran is the director of parks and recreation for the Victoria Parks and Recreation Department. Contact him at 361-485-3200 or firstname.lastname@example.org or follow us on Facebook at Victoria Parks Recreation.