Welcome to North Highlands Recreation and Park District's newsletter for September 2023!
We will be keeping you up to date on all the exciting events and programs coming up this month.
To see all upcoming events, please check out www.nhrpd.org/community-events
|Event Name||Event Date|
|Park Spotlight: Chalk the Block||9/9/23|
|Touch a Truck||9/23/23|
Register for these programs on www.nhrpd.org/register
|Program Name||Program Date(s)||Registration Deadline|
|Pee Wee Flag Football: Skills & Drills||9/9/23 - 9/30/23||9/3/23|
|Adult Coed Power Volleyball||9/11/23 - 10/30/23||9/3/23|
|Flavors of Fall Cooking Class - Caramel Apple Pie Bombs & Apple Cider Kits||9/14/23||9/7/23|
|7th/8th Grade Youth Volleyball League||9/26/23 - 11/16/23||9/15/23|
District Administrator Larry Mazzuca Retiring
After 43 years in the Parks and Recreation profession, our District Administrator is retiring! Larry has spent the last nine years with NHRPD and has continued to improve the District by managing multiple projects such as the ADA Transition Plan, Districts Park & Recreation Master Plan, helping improve 6 playground structures, starting the process of our newest park, Sierra Creek and so many others. NHRPD Staff want to thank Larry for his dedication to the District and for leaving a lasting impact.
North Highlands Narrative
“North Highlands Narrative” is a citizen award program sponsored by the North Highlands Recreation and Park District. Its purpose is to shine light on our everyday citizens and local organizations that make a positive impact within the community through acts of service or events.
On a quarterly basis awards are given to citizens or community groups residing within NHRPD’s District for their outstanding contributions to the community. Please consider taking the time to recognize and nominate an individual or group whose contributions make North Highlands a better place to live.
Know someone you can nominate? Visit our website at www.nhrpd.org/north-highlands-narrative to fill out the Nomination Form today! Deadline to submit for the Winter 2023 season is October 16th.
Freedom Park Pavilion Rentals
Freedom Park Pavilion rentals are available to reserve! This location is excellent for a birthday party, family reunion, company picnic, or any social event that calls for some fun in the park. For further information, and to reserve a pavilion, please check out our website: www.nhrpd.org/freedom-park-pavilion-rentals
Please note that the bathroom facilities hours have been updated. Bathrooms are now open between 9:00am - 8:00pm daily, now through November 5th.
Splash Pad Operating Hours
The Splash Pad will be turned on every day from 12:00pm - 7:00pm throughout August and ending in September.
Splash Pad operation days and times are subject to change based upon water restrictions set by the state, county, and/or city, or repairs/damages.
The next board meeting will be held on September 14th at 6:30pm in the Recreation Center (6040 Watt Ave). You may also attend virtually via Zoom or Facebook Live. To join the meeting via Zoom, use this link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84693326413?pwd=T0pnTzk1azdPU3lFc2NlN1cyNFh2dz09