Recreation Park

Battle of Bands took a break

We had a backyard wedding the same day as, unknown to us, there was the Battle of the Bands at Recreation Park (just a block from our house). We talked to Christine after hearing ...

AT&T violates neighbor policy

AT&T is the only cell phone company that has ever had a cell tower installation appealed to the City Council. Every other cell company provides service to their Auburn customers w ...

Park playground offers fun for all

The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District started construction on the American with Disabilities Act-accessible equipment in Recreation Park around Christmas, and the project t ...

Dirt flies at playground-to-be

Installation of new fitness equipment is currently under way at Recreation Park as well as replacement of the playground destroyed by fire in August. According to Pam Vann, Auburn ...

New playground for Recreation Park

The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District hopes to unveil a new playground soon. In August a fire was started on the play equipment in Recreation Park. The fire partially dest ...

Teens comment on calendar

Auburn youth said Monday a Recreation and Parks District calendar isn’t really for them, but might be attractive to their parents. The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District ...

Trail connects everything park has to offer

The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District celebrated the opening of a new pathway Wednesday night. The .7-mile asphalted path runs the perimeter of Recreation Park, connecting ...

Grand opening for park pathway

Community members can join the Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District for a grand opening this week. The district will hold a grand opening walk for the newly finished pathway ...

Our View: Community fest celebrates life in the foothills

On Saturday celebrate Auburn at Recreation Park with thousands of your neighbors, family and friends. The 14th annual Auburn Community Festival offers a day of fun for young and o ...

Another View: Top 10 reasons to visit this year’s Auburn Community Festival

As most readers have observed, I like to make top 10 lists. I especially like sharing my opinion when it comes to an event like the Auburn Community Festival (Saturday, Oct. 16 at ...

Rec district mud slinging causing tensions

Four people are running for two seats on the Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District, but one member who isn’t running is stirring the pot and making what one director calls pe ...

Fire burns park playground

Police are investigating a fire that caused more than $5,000 in damages to a public playground. At about 3 a.m. Monday Auburn Police dispatchers received a call that the playgrou ...

Trail is walk, jog in the park

Recreation Park attendees will soon be able to walk and jog to their heart’s content, but some residents have mixed emotions about cost. On Sept. 7 the Auburn Recreation Distric ...

Leagues of fun for grads

Placer High School grads can enjoy sumo wrestling, swimming and a hypnotist Saturday night. The theme of this year’s sober grad night is 2010 Leagues Under the Sea. The event wil ...

Our View: ARD must lobby supes, using local parks and rec lovers

Now is the time for the Auburn Recreation District to enlist its raving fans and conscientious supporters to rally before the Placer County Board of Supervisors. With a little hel ...