News Flash

Posted on: October 14, 2021

Veterans Day Celebration

ASRC 2021 Veterans Day Celebration - Web Image 648x360-01

Allen Celebrates Veterans Day

A Veterans Day Celebration is being held on Wednesday, Nov. 10 at Allen Senior Recreation Center. Everyone is welcome to attend this special program of remembrance and encouragement. 


10 a.m. - Vetera...

Read on...

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: September 27, 2021

2021 Arbor Day Celebration

Volunteer helps distribute tree saplings at a previous Allen Arbor Day Celebration

Arbor Day is a nationally celebrated observance that encourages tree planting and care. Join us for Allen Parks and Recreation’s annual Arbor Day Celebration happening Saturday, Oct. 30, from 9 a.m. to noon at Glendover Park!

Open to all ages, the event is...

Read on...

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Registration Full for CeCe's Tracks & Treats

2021 CeCe Tracks and Treats Sold Out

All tickets have been reserved and registration is now closed for CeCe's Tracks and Treats. Registrants will receive updates and ticket information via email. Though our 800-vehicle cap has been reached for 2021, we hope to see you at future Alle...

Read on...

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: September 29, 2021

Tips and etiquette for Allen trails

Using the extensive and beautiful trail system is one of many prides of Allen residents. As you go out and enjoy these winding wonders, keep in mind these following tips or download our Share the Trail Infographic.

Share the Trail Infographic - Click to ex...

Read on...

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Now hiring multiple Lifeguard positions, training included!

Male lifeguard stands near the edge of Ford Pool as children play in the water

Allen is hiring 10+ lifeguards across multiple positions, including seasonal and full-time guards, head lifeguards and water safety instructors for swimming classes. With training and certification covered at no cost before starting, anyone 16+ who enjoys...

Read on...

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: January 5, 2021

Challenge of the Year

DRN 2021 Challenge of The Year Newsflash-02-01-01

Establish consistency and a healthy routine during Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium’s 2021 Challenge of the Year! 

To participate in the Check In Challenge, complete at least 30 minutes of exercise three times a week for 40 weeks. Work outs can be comple...

Read on...

Parks & Recreation News