Parks & Recreation

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Are you interested in a summer job with Parks?

Parks & Recreation are looking for summer employees. Please fill out this position interest form.

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Junior golf program

Play Golf Lex Junior Programs are designed to create an exciting environment for kids of all skill levels and experience. Play Golf Lex Junior Golf programming is designed and run by U.S. Kids, TPI Junior and PGA Certified Professionals. We will be offering multiple options that will fit the needs of junior golfers, recreationally or competitively.

Junior golf program

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Lexington adds a new park!

Today, Lexington Parks & Recreation named the new addition, Buckhorn Park, with Mayor Jim Gray and Councilmember Preston Worley cutting a ribbon to celebrate.

Mt. Tabor Park gets trail addition, shelter

Paved walking trails are the thing Lexington residents want most in their parks, according to a recent survey. “So that’s what we’ve built in Mt. Tabor Park,” Mayor Jim Gray said today.

City seeking two Christmas trees for downtown

Do you have a large evergreen tree that is nicely shaped and that you want to be removed from your property? If so, consider donating it for the City to use for Lexington’s holiday season celebration.



Tuesday, April 23, 2019

  1. Registration opens for all summer camps


  2. Walk-in summer camp registration

    noon – 5 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

  1. Swim lesson in-person signups

    noon – 7 p.m.

  2. Spring Carnival | Block Party

    6 – 8 p.m.

Saturday, April 27, 2019

  1. Team Scramble

    8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.