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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.

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Black History Month celebration to showcase local students

William Wells Brown Community Center will feature the talents of local students at its annual Black History Month celebration at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 22.  This year’s program, “Knowledge of The Neighborhood,” will honor the history of Lexington’s East End and highlight its impact on the city. The event is free and open to the public.

Performers announced for St. Patrick's Parade and Festival

Eight performance groups will be taking the Irish festival stage on Saturday, March 11, as part of the city’s 38th Annual Alltech St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival. The lineup features local musicians and dancers, as well as two international acts.

Castlewood Community Center closed for maintenance

The Castlewood Community Center will be closing for several weeks for maintenance and repairs to some of the interior walls, which will require re-painting.  Recent routine tests have shown lead paint is involved and the city is taking all necessary precautions to ensure that



Wednesday, June 26, 2019

  1. Wet & Wild Wednesday

    noon – 4 p.m.

Thursday, June 27, 2019

  1. Southland Jamboree

    7 – 9 p.m.

  2. McConnell Springs Night Shift

    8:30 – 10:30 p.m.

Friday, June 28, 2019

  1. Trail Blazers

    3 p.m.

  2. Friday Flicks

    7 p.m.


Wednesday, June 26, 2019

  1. Parks Advisory Board

    4:30 p.m.