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Posted on: April 20, 2018

The Swon Brothers to headline Roswell’s Fourth of July music

The Swon Brothers (website, FB)

Rising country-music stars The Swon Brothers will be in Roswell this Fourth of July to headline the musical entertainment at the Roswell SERTOMA Club’s Mike Satterfield Memorial 20th Annual Fireworks Extravaganza at Cielo Grande Recreation Area. The popul...

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Parks & Rec
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Changes in Park Permitting

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Effective immediately, park permits for citizens and organizations can now be obtained at the Roswell Adult and Recreation Center at 807 N. Missouri Ave. This is the only location to obtain the permits, they are no longer available at the Parks Administra...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Race at Spring River Zoo set for May

zoo race

The City of Roswell Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting the Race at Spring River Zoo Saturday, May 12. The event will begin at 8 a.m. at Spring River Park and Zoo at 1306 E. College Blvd.

The event offers a competitive 10K run, 10K walk, 5K run...

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Parks & Rec
Posted on: March 29, 2018

Citizens’ nominations needed to win park grant

Meet Me at Park logo

The help of Roswell residents is needed to try to land a $20,000 grant to improve one of the community’s parks. If Roswell can win the grant money, it will be used to upgrade and provide additional educational signage about the animals and plant...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Simple things help provide animal enrichment at zoo

zoo enrichment graphic

Who would have thought tissue boxes, magazines, towels and pinecones could be so much fun? When things such as those are put into the hands, oh, make that paws and claws, of animals at the Spring River Park and Zoo, they do indeed provide plenty of creatu...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Construction of Recreation and Aquatic Center underway

rec center groundbreaking (11-11-17)

The beginning of construction of Roswell’s new Recreation and Aquatic Center was celebrated Nov. 11 with a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the facility in the Cielo Grande Recreation Area at 1402 W. College Blvd.

Mayor Dennis Kintigh and C...

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