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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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News

City celebrates opening of new Jacobson Park playground

Lexington officially opened a new playground at Jacobson Park Wednesday, and judging from the reviews it’s already receiving from local experts .. children of all ages … it’s a success.

Latest exhibit at City Gallery showcases “Kentucky Through the Lens”

​​​​​​​“Kentucky Through the Lens,” the latest exhibit at the Downtown Arts Center’s City Gallery, will feature four Kentucky photographers. The exhibit will feature images from around the state, and will run from Aug. 12 – Oct. 2.

City Gallery announces latest exhibit “Beveled Edges: Printmaking in Kentucky”

The Downtown Arts Center’s City Gallery is featuring artists from across the Commonwealth in its latest exhibit, “Beveled Edges: Printmaking in Kentucky.” The exhibit will showcase several contemporary printmaking pieces from seven regional artists, and will run from June 10 –

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Events

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

  1. Registration opens for all summer camps

    noon

  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.