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10 For Texas: Register & Plan Travel

Registration is still available for the annual Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas race, set for October 8, 2016, at Market Street!   To ensure runner and spectator safety during the certified 10-mile road race, some lanes along the race course will be closed to automobile traffic on race day. Community members are encouraged to avoid delays and use alternate routes around the race.  Continue reading “10 For Texas: Register & Plan Travel”

Reminder: Your feedback is needed for The Woodlands Township’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan! Community members are encouraged to take an online survey to share their thoughts about the proposed plan and project recommendations. The online survey ends this Friday – September 23, 2016.

Calling All Volunteers this Fall Season

The Woodlands Township relies on volunteers to assist with programs and events. There are plenty of opportunities this fall for community members to get involved!   Continue reading “Calling All Volunteers this Fall Season”

Fall Programs for Adults

In addition to the many youth programs offered this fall, The Woodlands Township Recreation Center has plenty to offer for adults as well, including water aerobics, beginner running courses, dance instruction, tennis drills, paddle boarding, adult sports leagues, fitness instruction and more. Continue reading “Fall Programs for Adults”

Arts in the Park Returns this Weekend

Bring the whole family out for an evening of live entertainment, delicious cuisine, arts and crafts, a Kids’ Zone and so much more at Arts in the Park this Saturday! Continue reading “Arts in the Park Returns this Weekend”

Head Outdoors with the Family at Creekside Campout

Remember when life was simple? Real fun meant catching fireflies with friends and camping out in the yard…

Relive that fun with your kids and grandkids at the Tenth Annual Creekside Campout! Enjoy the simple life with a family-friendly campout at Rob Fleming Park.

Continue reading “Head Outdoors with the Family at Creekside Campout”

Ped & Bike Plan: Share Your Feedback

Community members are encouraged to provide additional input regarding the Township’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan! The plan proposes improvements to off-road and on-road facilities such as pathways, trails, bike lanes, shared lanes, multi-use pathways and other facilities to safely connect neighborhoods and destinations and encourage walking and bicycle travel. Continue reading “Ped & Bike Plan: Share Your Feedback”

Concert In The Park Fall Series Begins Sunday

Concert in the Park began years ago as an opportunity to promote family fun and live music in The Woodlands. Today it has grown into a family tradition for the community to come together outdoors and enjoy varieties of music and seasonal activities at the beautiful Northshore Park. Continue reading “Concert In The Park Fall Series Begins Sunday”

Paddle Board Yoga Ending In September

Bring your yoga practice outside!  Join us in September for our last month of Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga classes on Lake Woodlands. Classes are held at the Riva Row Boat House on Saturday and Sunday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Continue reading “Paddle Board Yoga Ending In September”

Kids Night Out Returns for Fall!

Kid’s Night Out returns for fall with Game Night on Friday, September 9th from 6 – 10 p.m. Join us for a night of fun and games as we play GIANT versions of  Jenga, Tick-Tack-Toe, and Twister. Others games will include beach ball volleyball, chariot races, and face the cookie, just to name a few! Continue reading “Kids Night Out Returns for Fall!”

Township celebrates Labor Day at Waterway Square

Make plans to celebrate Labor Day Weekend in The Woodlands! Join The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department for two days of free, family fun including live music, strolling entertainers, children’s activities and more!  Continue reading “Township celebrates Labor Day at Waterway Square”

10 For Texas is just around the corner!

The annual Memorial Hermann 10 For Texas race, a favorite among residents of The Woodlands, is set for Saturday, October 8, 2016, and registration is underway! Make plans to join us for the 10-mile chip-timed race and the One 4 Texas 1-mile fun run; and don’t forget about the Texas-sized post-race party at Market Street!

Continue reading “10 For Texas is just around the corner!”

Fall 2016 Youth Programs Starting Soon!

With school officially in session, now is the perfect time to get kids signed up for fall programs with The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department! From ballet and youth fencing to architecture and cooking classes, there is a wide variety of activities for children of all ages and interests to enjoy. Many programs start the week after Labor Day and registration is now open.  Continue reading “Fall 2016 Youth Programs Starting Soon!”

I9 Sports Now Offering Baseball Leagues

NEW this Fall 2016 season, i9 sports will be offering a youth baseball league for children ages 7-13 at Alden Bridge Sports Fields! Continue reading “I9 Sports Now Offering Baseball Leagues”

Labor Day Weekend on Lake Woodlands

Celebrate Labor Day on Lake Woodlands with a kayak point of view! Join us Riva Row Boat House or Lakes Edge Boat House all weekend as we soak up the last few days of summer. Continue reading “Labor Day Weekend on Lake Woodlands”

Post-Season Pool Schedule Starts Today

Summer is winding down and so are the pools. Today marks the start of the post-season schedule for all 14 Township community pools. Continue reading “Post-Season Pool Schedule Starts Today”

Fall Hours in Effect at Boat Houses

Back to school means back to fall hours of operation at the Township’s Riva Row and Lakes Edge Boat Houses. The schedule may change, but there’s still plenty of great, family fun to be had on Lake Woodlands!  Continue reading “Fall Hours in Effect at Boat Houses”

End of Summer Bash at Gorilla Hole

As one of the first programs at The Woodlands Township Recreation Center, The Gorilla Hole has been a fun Friday night tradition since 1993. Fifth, sixth and seventh graders are invited to let loose, monkey around and make new friends at the End of Summer Bash!
Continue reading “End of Summer Bash at Gorilla Hole”

Coffee with Cook, Learn, Grow!

Is your child interested in learning how to cook or do they want to be a chef when they grow up? Get them started early on the basics! Continue reading “Coffee with Cook, Learn, Grow!”

Now Offering: Paddle Board Yoga!

Bring your yoga practice outside!  Join us for our first Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga class on Saturday, August 20 and Sunday, August 21.  Continue reading “Now Offering: Paddle Board Yoga!”

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