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        Summer in Roswell is right around the corner, and I know I’m looking forward to it as much as
        you are. We are so excited to share all the amazing programs and special events the Roswell                                           1,000+
        Recreation, Parks, Historic and Cultural Affairs Department has to offer. From popular events like
        Alive in Roswell and Riverside Sounds to the hundreds of programs and sports we offer, there is                                     Acres of Park Space
        something for everyone to enjoy. Our phenomenal team is ready to celebrate the summer season
        with you.                                                                                                                                    31

        This summer we will host hundreds of children at a wide    in America. Our park system is the envy of the North
        variety of specialty and day camps in our Recreation       Fulton community, and we are committed to enhancing it                 Miles of Walking Trails
        and Parks Department. The Roswell Area Park pool and       every day. With various projects—such as implementing
        spraygrounds open in May, and swim lessons and passes      the River Parks Master Plan, expanding the Physical
        will be available to purchase for the duration of the      Activity Center at Roswell Area Park, and expanding trail                         13
        summertime. On a hot summer day, there’s nothing like      connectivity—we are constantly improving and updating
        taking a dip in the pool at Roswell Area Park or visiting the   our facilities so that our residents can continue to enjoy
        spraygrounds at Riverside Park and East Roswell Park.      high-quality recreational amenities. This past November,                      Playgrounds                                              PLACES TO VISIT
                                                                   our residents passed a $107.6 million bond for Recreation
        If you don’t want to participate in a camp, program or     and Parks, and we will begin amazing projects to the parks                          4                                                  FREE LIBRARIES
        athletic program, there is still so much to do in our parks.   system over the next five years. It’s exciting, and I can’t wait                                                                   East Roswell Park
        Bring your pup to play at one of our three dog parks at    to get started.                                                                                                                        Roswell Area Park
        East Roswell Park, Woodstock Soccer Complex or Leita                                                                                Recreation Centers                                            Big Creek Park
        Thompson Memorial Park. Take a stroll in any of our 28                                                                                                                                            Old Mill Park
        parks open from sunrise to sunset or take a hike on our                             “Thank you for continuing
        outstanding trail system. You can also plant and harvest                            to support our programs,                                   2
        your favorite summer vegetables at one of our community                             special events and camps at                                                                                   DOG PARKS
        gardens or bring a good book to read to a park and just                             Roswell Recreation, Parks,                          Spraygrounds                                              East Roswell Park
        sit outside and enjoy the day. As you read through our                              Historic and Cultural Affairs.                                                                                Woodstock Soccer Complex
        summer brochure, you’ll see that there is something for                             We can’t wait to see you this                                                                                 Leita Thompson Memorial Park
        everyone in the community to enjoy.                                                 summer!”                                                   1
        This past year, your Mayor and Council and staff have                               Mayor Kurt Wilson
        worked tirelessly to make Roswell the best place to live                                                                                                                                          COMMUNITY GARDENS
                                                                                                                                                 Indoor Pool
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Leita Thompson Memorial Park
                                                                                                                                                                                                          East Roswell Park
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