MONROE, CT — Children played pickup basketball games on the newly surfaced courts at Wolfe Park Tuesday evening. Moments earlier, town officials had celebrated a ribbon cutting ceremony, officially opening the new play space, which is also made for pickleball.…Read More
MONROE, CT — The Monroe Parks and Recreation Department is offering numerous events, from character nights to a concert series. For information on any event in this listing, contact Director Missy Orosz or Connor Negri, the recreation program supervisor, at…Read More
MONROE, CT — A small crowd gathered behind the tennis courts at Wolfe Park on a chilly Tuesday afternoon. Despite the drizzling rain, everyone shared a sunny outlook because, after a 15-year-wait, town officials were finally about to break ground for two…Read More
MONROE, CT — Two Monroe Parks and Recreation Department Gingerbread House Contest winners were named for their creations.
Julianne Crist won in the Youth Category and Kathryn McDavid won in the age 13-and-older Category. Read More …
MONROE, CT — Participants in Community Craft Night will be given supplies to build their own pool noodle sailboats for a competition in the Masuk pool this Friday, Nov. Read More …Read More
MONROE, CT — A scarecrow display is coming back to Great Hollow Lake’s driveway this fall, when local businesses show off their creativity for the Monroe Parks and Recreation Department’s third annual contest. Read More …Read More
MONROE, CT — Longtime Parks and Recreation employee Kelly Cunningham was among those in the department who left for new opportunities this summer, and the park ranger position moved from the police department to parks and recreation following the retirement…Read More