Posted on: March 23, 2017

Class variety, innovative instructors make TMC a popular learning experience for kids

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Pictured: A girl learns about centrifugal force at Tom Muehlenbeck Recreation Center with a handmade model of a spinning ride.

Think all recreation centers are the same? Not in Plano! If you’re looking for something fun and unique to immerse your...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Nature walks, night hikes and more taking place at Oak Point Nature & Retreat Center

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Pictured: Kids learn the basics of GPS and how to use one to locate geocaches at Oak Point Park & Nature Preserve.

Spring has indeed sprung across North Texas—bluebonnet sightings are in full effect, plants and trees have shaken off the winter grey in exch...

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Online Registration for Outdoor Classes
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Oak Point Park & Nature Preserve improvements could bring Plano’s first destination playground

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Since its creation in 2009, this preserve has become an ideal escape for runners, hikers, cyclists and photographers alike.  Its abundant wildlife and picturesque views make Oak Point Park & Nature Preserve the pride of Plano.

But Oak Point Park &...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Coyote Creek Park cleanup yields 1,160 pounds of trash

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Organized by Live Green in Plano—the volunteer arm of Plano’s Sustainability and Environmental Education Department—cleanup volunteers were able to collect more than 1,100 pounds of refuse in two hours!

Volunteer projects like these are v...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Paddle up: Liberty Recreation Center now offers Pickleball open play

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Now, thanks to the staff at Liberty Recreation Center, Plano will have one more place to paddle up with friends. Located at 2601 Glencliff Drive, the center will begin offering new open play hours for this fun and fast-paced sport on Tuesdays and Thursday...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Stand apart, save a life—be a lifeguard for Plano Parks and Recreation

  

It may look like an easy task on the surface, but being a lifeguard for Plano Parks and Recreation is one of the most rewarding positions on our team. These highly trained employees are a critical component for providing a fun and safe aquatic...

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