Happy Holidays From Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation Gift Certificates

Santa’s Calling - December 12, 2018

Register by Dec. 10

Parents: sign your kids up to receive a call from “Santa’s Helpers” at Parks and Recreation between 5-8pm on Wed., Dec. 12. Register by Dec. 10 by 5pm. (Activity #3333700.) The program is free, but donations are gratefully accepted. Proceeds benefit youth recreation programming. 

Aquatics Snow Globe Special Gift Certificates

Give the gift of family fun! Purchase the Snow Globe Special gift certificate, which includes a day of fun at Currents Aquatics Center or Splash Montana for 2 adults and 2 kids for only $20, a 15 percent discount! Purchase at Currents Front Desk or phone 721-PARK.

Aqua-Discovery Camp - Dec. 26 - 28, 2018

Spend winter break in a warm climate—Currents! For ages 7 and up.  Camp includes instruction in Winter Water and Ice Safety, Snorkel and Fin, Water Polo, basic Lifeguard/CPR/First Aid skills, and other aquatic interest activities. 

Youth should bring lunch for the first 3 days, and we’ll celebrate on Friday with a pizza party.  Camp fees include dry towels through the week, pizza lunch on Friday, and all activity and equipment fees.

 Call 721-PARK or register online.

Dates: December 26 to 28 

Days: Wednesday through Friday

Time: 8am to 5:30pm 

Ages: 7 to 14 

Fee: $112.50

  • $90 w/CityCard
  • $84 w/Annual Pass 

Activity #: 3130511

School's Out Adventure Day Camps

Dec. 26 to 28, 2018

Keep your child active and engaged over school breaks with our Adventure Day Camps! Please pack water, snacks, lunch, and winter clothing and boots. If your child needs winter snow clothing, we can help outfit them for the day. Call 721-PARK to register or register online.

Ages 5 to 12
Location TBA
Drop-off is 8 to 8:30am, and pick up is 5 to 5:30pm.
Fee includes all field trips and equipment.
$42/day or $35/day with CityCard

Celebrate First Night at Currents • Dec. 31

Free swim at Currents Aquatic Center with a First Night button. Celebrate 2019 with a wild ride on a waterslide! Try out the Kersplash climbing wall and warm up in the sparkling spa. Children 6 and under must be accompanied in the water by an adult.

Xmas Evergreen 2018

Christmas Ever-Green Dec. 26 - Jan. 15

Donate to plant more trees throughout Missoula!

The City of Missoula is hosting its annual Christmas Ever-Green tree recycling program, December 26 to January 15. Residents may drop off cut Christmas trees at three area parks and at Garden City Compost to be recycled into productive mulch and conserve valuable landfill space. 

Resident may drop their trees, sans stands and decorations, at McCormick or Playfair parks through January 15, 2018. An additional drop site is available at Fort Missoula Regional Park West, 36th Avenue parking lot ONLY. Please do not leave yard waste or other refuse. Residents may also recycle their Christmas trees (organic material only) at no charge at Garden City Compost, 1125 Clark Fork Ln., weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please do not leave trees outside the gates at the compost facility.

Christmas Ever-Green is sponsored by Missoula Parks and Recreation’s Urban Forestry Division, Garden City Compost and the City’s Street Maintenance Division. Donations to support the program and plant more trees throughout the community are gratefully accepted at www.missoulaparks.org/donate.

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