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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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