Kahl Muscott

Projects galore for 2015

The spring and summer of 2015 will find lots of construction activity in ARD parks. Three of the already approved and ready-to-go projects are detailed below. All dates are weather ...

Bocce ballers eagerly anticipate new courts

Our local Sierra Hills Branch 79 SIR Organization has been working with the Auburn Recreation District (ARD) for several months to have a bocce ball facility here in Auburn. On N ...

Sport of bocce rolling into Auburn by summer

A combination of bowling, curling and horseshoes, with a smattering of Old World conviviality tossed into the mix, bocce is coming to Auburn. The sport has a loyal following in th ...

Pickleball a process; thanks overdue

Part I: Pickleball and the Regional Park tennis courts update. Last month’s column regarding the consideration of converting Regional Park tennis courts into pickleball court ...

Recreation District in a pickle; never rely on assumptions

One of the lessons that is repeated through childhood and well into adulthood is to never make assumptions. I am sure everyone has heard the catchy phrase about what happens when y ...

Recreation District in a pickle; I should have known better

One of the lessons that is repeated through childhood and well into adulthood is to never make assumptions. I am sure everyone has heard the catchy phrase about what happens when y ...

Falling all over ourselves

Fall is my favorite time of year. It’s not that I have big issues with the other seasons, but the months of September to November help to fill my spirit. I think it has alw ...

Vandals, park plans topics of ARD meeting

Board members talked through a number of topics at Thursday night’s Auburn Recreation District Board of Directors meeting. Among the many topics, members approved the transf ...

Another View: For boomers, pickleball is court of last resort

I have discovered the path to world peace, and it is a game called “pickleball.” In fact, if diplomats could find a way to coax Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin on a cou ...

Food truck set to draw big crowd

Vendors are getting ready for Auburn Recreation District’s second annual Food Truck Fiesta this Friday. Last year, the popular event brought more than of 1,000 people to Rec ...