Classes, Programs and Events
The Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department has many opportunities to get involved. LPRD offers a wide variety of activities, including:
- art; business/computers/personal finance; family/personal health and well being; dance; fitness; home and hobbies; language; martial arts; music; tennis; pet care; as well as a wide variety of programming for kids in art; dance; fitness; gymnastics; language; tennis; and other special interests.
- Special Events include: seasonal arts & crafts festivals; fun runs; fishing derbies; seasonal and holiday activities for kids and the summer playground program.
The Special Populations Division offers both adapted and integrated leisure recreational activities and programs for all individuals with disabilities. The Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department encourages individuals with disabilities to consider all programs offered by the department.
The Recreation Instruction Division offers more than 150 classes each season.
With highly diverse offerings, classes are available for infants through senior citizens. The division partners with many different agencies and businesses in the community to bring more resources and expertise to the classes and activities offered.
The Recreation Instruction Division continues to add programs and activities to provide variety and new experiences to the Lawrence community.
The Recreation Instruction Division operates out of the Community Building, 115 West 11th St.You can contact Jo Ellis, recreation instruction supervisor, at (785) 832-7930.
The Special Events Division operates out of Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 W. 27th St. For questions regarding special events, contact Duane Peterson, Special Events supervisor, at (785) 832-7940.
To enroll, visit the online registration site.
| Sunday, Sept. 8 | 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
| Sunday, Nov. 17 | 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.
- 2012 Hershey's Track and Field Games Results
- 2011 Hershey's Track and Field Games Results
- 2010 Hershey's Track and Field Games Results
- Dam Run 2013 Results
- Dam Run 2012 Results
- Dam Run 2011 Results
- Dam Run 2010 Results
- Dam Run 2009 Results
- Turkey Trot 2012 Results
- Turkey Trot 2011 Results
- Turkey Trot 2010 Results
- Turkey Trot 2009 Results
The Special Populations Division operates out of the Community Building, 115 West 11th St.
If additional assistance is needed in selecting a program, please contact the Special Populations Division, Annette Deghand, special populations supervisor, at (785) 832-7920.