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Park News, Closures and Notices

Summer recreation programs 
Apr 11, 2014 - The programs are for ages 5-13; the session runs June 2-July 27.  
Arthur Pack Regional Park 
Apr 07, 2014 - Work to be done at Arthur Pack Regional Park, Children's Memorial Park and Vesey Park. 
Trap and skeet shooting 
Apr 02, 2014 - Competitors include five-time Olympic medal winner Kim Rhode of California and 19-year-old Luis “Taz” Gloria of Tucson. 
Great Rillito Wash Up 
Mar 24, 2014 - Help pick up litter, debris and trash from 8 a.m. to noon. 
Agua Caliente Park 
Mar 19, 2014 - The historic park is open only by reservation on April 20. 
Ventana Canyon Trail 
Mar 05, 2014 - The trail is not closed; the work is expected to continue for a week. 
Chuck Catino 
Feb 21, 2014 - Catino secured more than $1.8 million of in-kind and financial contributions for Canoa Preserve Park.  
Artists reception 
Feb 20, 2014 - Visit Northwest Art Center, 7770 N. Shannon Road, from 1 to 3 p.m. 
Southeast Clay Target Center 
Jan 30, 2014 - Pre-registration is required for the 2 p.m. class; 10 a.m. and noon classes are full. 
Ted Walker Youth Day 
Jan 27, 2014 - 3,000 local fourth-, fifth- and sixth-graders will receive complimentary park admission and enjoy a hot dog lunch. 
Sands-Clyne Ranches 
Jan 17, 2014 - Cienega Watershed Partnership was honored for habitat restoration and conservation projects. 
Ann Kathryn Schmidt Kickin' It Clubhouse 
Jan 06, 2014 - Pima County Supervisors voted to lease the building to TSA for 20 years in exchange for improvements. 
The Loop 
Dec 23, 2013 - Kids will be able to ride their bikes all the way to the BMX and go-cart tracks. 
Tucson Soccer Academy clubhouse 
Dec 23, 2013 - The public-private partnership's improvements include a study area, workout room, offices and meeting room. 
Beat Back Buffelgrass Day 
Dec 11, 2013 - Join volunteers across Pima County and sign up to pull buffelgrass. 
Bat jersey 
Dec 03, 2013 - Gila Monster jerseys are still available, too, from Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation. 
Pima County News 
Nov 25, 2013 - Tucson Water is working on La Cañada/Flowing Wells and First Avenue bridges. 
Roy Schoonover Trailhead 
Nov 22, 2013 - As a result of his work, 'this whole area is a bicycling paradise,' one friend said. 
Maeveen Behan Desert Sanctuary 
Nov 16, 2013 - Behan crafted an unprecedented land use plan for Pima County before she died in 2009 at age 48. 
Beat Cancer Boot Camp 
Nov 08, 2013 - Anita 'Sarge' Kellman took Tucson cancer survivors and patients with her to Los Angeles. 
Maeveen Behan 
Nov 05, 2013 - Behan crafted an unprecedented land use plan for Pima County that balanced growth and conservation before she died in 2009 at age 48. 
Steve Anderson 
Oct 24, 2013 - Steve Anderson receives Professional Fellow award from parks officials group. 
Southeast Clay Target Center 
Oct 18, 2013 - Trap and skeet shooters can pay as little as $7 per 25-target round. 
Robles Ranch Community Center 
Oct 17, 2013 - Robles Ranch House, which serves as the Community Center, is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. 
Anza Days 
Oct 16, 2013 - Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva, who lived on the ranch as a young boy, will open the event at 9 a.m.  
Go-cart track 
Oct 10, 2013 - A 1,200-foot BMX track opened there earlier this year; a miniature golf course is coming. 
Clay Target Center 
Sep 27, 2013 - The center, archery range and shooting range were all paid for with voter-approved bond funds. 
Beat Cancer Boot Camp 
Sep 13, 2013 - Attend an exercise class at 8 a.m., followed by a ribbon cutting at Brandi Fenton Park. 
Catalina Community Center 
Sep 12, 2013 - Supervisor Ally Miller, District 1, will attend and speak at the event. 
Agua Caliente Park 
Aug 16, 2013 - The public is invited to an informational meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 27. 
Xtreme Fun Spot 
Aug 13, 2013 - BMX event is a benefit for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. 
Tortolita Mountain Park 
Aug 06, 2013 - A state Growing Smarter matching grant could provide half the funds needed. 
Clubhouse groundbreaking 
Aug 01, 2013 - TSA renovating park building leased by Pima County for free for 20 years. 
Swim team championship 
Jul 26, 2013 - Children ages 5 to 18 get fit and have fun, and it's only $20 to participate. 
Arthur Pack Park soccer fields 
Jul 17, 2013 - Pima County partnered with the Marana Unified School District and the Southern Arizona Soccer Association on the project. 
Pima County news 
Jul 15, 2013 - An administrative review of the permitting process is under way. 
Sporting Chance 
Jul 11, 2013 - Nearly 40,000 square feet of indoor space can accommodate up to five basketball courts. 
Picture Rocks Community Center 
Jul 08, 2013 - The center got new ceiling tiles, a floor upgrade, and exterior and interior paint. 
Jun 27, 2013 - The Ajo center is one of eight receiving $1.3 million in repairs or improvements.