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Posted on: September 22, 2023

Registration is open for the Holly Jolly 5K and Fun Run!

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Registration is OPEN for this year's Holly Jolly 5K and Fun Run happening on Saturday, Dec. 2! Runners and walkers can choose to participate in a timed 5K, untimed 5K, or noncompetitive fun run for all ages. Register now

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: September 22, 2023

Search/Snap/Share: Explore Allen’s public art collection by creating art of your own!

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Plan an outing to featured Allen public art and snap some photos of your adventure. Then, share your pictures with us to earn a one-of-a-kind coloring book and a chance to win your own piece of original art!

SEARCHFrom Sept. 22 through Oct. 22, plan a trip...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: August 25, 2023

Entries are open for Allen Heritage Guild's Art Contest

Allen Heritage Guild is accepting entries for its Fall Art Contest until 2 p.m. Sept. 23. All entries will be on display at the Happy Fallfest event on Oct. 14.

Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: July 24, 2023

Access special perks when you become a charter member of the Stephen G. Terrell Recreation Center

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Opening this fall, the Stephen G. Terrell Recreation Center will be Allen's largest and most unique recreation center. Be the first to enjoy all the benefits by becoming a charter member! Whether you live in Allen or another city, enrollment is n...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: January 5, 2023

Join the 2023 Challenge of the Year at Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center

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Build strength and consistency in 2023 by participating in Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center (DRAC) Challenge of the Year.

Visit the Fitness Center at DRAC to participate in the seasonal challenges, including:

  • The Climb (January-April): Use the rope t...
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