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The Friends of the O.S. Gray Natural Area invite you to join them on Saturday, February 15 from 9 - 11 AM at the O.S. Gray Natural Area for the Great Backyard Bird Count 2014. The volunteer group will have…
Thursday, 13 February 2014 08:15

Spring sports leagues offer fun and competition

By NaturallyFun Author: Mark Fadden Tim Baggett knows Arlington sports. Not only is he the Arlington Parks and Recreation Department (APRD) Adult Sports Manager, but he's been playing sports in Arlington since the 1950s. "The City of Arlington got into…
Wednesday, 12 February 2014 16:56

2014 NCAA MEN’S FINAL FOUR IS GOING GREEN

NORTH TEXAS (February 12, 2014) – With the 2014 NCAA® Men's Final Four® less than two months away, the NCAA and Local Organizing Committee are activating sustainability initiatives throughout North Texas. The 2014 NCAA Men's Final Four will take place…
The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department's Build A Dream Scholarship Program offers scholarships that can be used to register a child (four months to 16 years of age) for many Arlington Parks and Recreation Department youth programs. Qualification for the scholarship is…
Thursday, 06 February 2014 14:12

Senior "Destination Travel" Trip to Branson, MO

The Senior Recreation Centers of Arlington invite our local seniors to "Destination Travel" with one of our Naturally Fun recreation center. These pre-organized vacations are the perfect way to take a trip, make new friends, and see some great sights along…
Thursday, 06 February 2014 12:24

Rule Changes for Adult Softball

Photo Credit: JmsPhotography1987, Flickr Every year Adult Slow Pitch Softball has rule changes, additions or special explanations and clarifications which are a part of the game. In 2014 the two organizations we represent made a couple of changes to the…
Thursday, 06 February 2014 11:55

Rangers Ballpark renamed Globe Life Park

Photo Credit: stevenm_61, Flickr The Texas Rangers and Globe Life and Accident Insurance Company have entered into a ten year partnership establishing Globe Life Park in Arlington as the new name for Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The name change is effective…
Thursday, 06 February 2014 11:29

The Youth Sports Pyramid: Why Kids Stop Playing

By NaturallyFun Author: Wendy Parker As sports administrators we are asked daily why kids have stopped playing youth sports. Besides an obvious technology take-over, there are other reasons kids stop playing sports. Youth sports surveys point to three reasons kids…
Thursday, 06 February 2014 09:11

Arlington Athletics Spring Youth Sports Leagues

The Arlington Athletics Division is offering youth sports league registration through February 28 for outdoor soccer, t-ball, coach pitch, kid pitch and volleyball (through March 7). The youth sports leagues are open for ages 3-14 in various sports. Click Here…
By NaturallyFun Author: Wendy Parker As sports administrators we are asked daily why kids have stopped playing youth sports. Besides an obvious technology take-over, there are other reasons kids stop playing sports. Youth sports surveys point to three reasons kids…
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