Sam Johnson Senior Recreation Center for Adults 50-plus (SJC) achieved an important milestone this month, receiving its accreditation from the National Council of Aging (NCOA).The accreditation process itself is meant to improve and strengthen senior center operations across the country. The facility has held this status for the past seven years, continuing to meet NCOA’s national standardsContinue reading “Plano’s Sam Johnson Senior Recreation Center receives National Accreditation”
If you are a Plano resident without water, visit one of the City of Plano recreation centers. Any resident who wants to shower can come in and use the locker rooms and showers free of charge. Guidelines: Plano residents only Face masks required Check in at the front desk and show your license to verifyContinue reading “Plano TX: No water?”
Photos and video by Brian Bearden
Many runners, cyclists and walkers turned around when reaching a flooded trail off Spring Creek Parkway near Collin College in Plano on Sunday. But not all. On a 44-degree sunny Sunday January morning … one solitary female runner looked across the water on the sidewalk, took a few seconds to gauge how deep the waterContinue reading “Would you run through this?”
Map Oak Point Park and Nature Preserve at 5901 Los Rios Plano TX 75074. From Allen Texas you can take Jupiter Road to Chaparral. From Parker TX, take Parker to Los Rios.
McKinney, Texas, has a new outdoor Fitness Court in Bonnie Wenk Park, off Virginia Parkway. The Fitness Court features * 30 individual pieces of equipment * Shock-resistant sports flooring * Exercise stations that allow for 28 individuals to use the court at the same time. According to the City of McKinney, the Fitness Court isContinue reading “McKinney TX Fitness Court open in Bonnie Wenk Park #fitnesscourt”
Rowlett Creek Trail in Oak Point Park and Nature Preserve in Plano Texas
Bob Woodruff Park North has a fishing pier, pavilion, sand volleyball court and hard surface trails plus security cameras. Cyclists are always out riding the trails. Bob Woodruff Park Lake in Plano is stocked with bass, catfish and trout.
Many have celebrated Independence Day swinging or playing at Bob Woodruff Park but not in 2020. No families grilling hot dogs for lunch on July 4th. Bob Woodruff Park in Plano off Park and San Gabriel.