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Urbana Park District suspends indoor activities through December 7

November 16, 2020 10:05 AM

Due to covid-19 increasing in the area, Urbana Park District will be taking the following actions effective at 5 p.m., today, November 16, 2020:

  • Suspend indoor fitness programs at Phillips Recreation Center, The Lake House in Crystal Lake Park and Brookens Gym.
  • Suspend indoor lap swim, water exercises and swim team at Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center.
  • Suspend indoor facility rentals.
  • Suspend walk-in traffic at indoor facilities.

The park district will re-evaluate the situation on December 7th, 2020, and staff will be in contact with people who have signed up for classes and programming during this suspension.

As a reminder, people are still welcome visit and enjoy our parks. This includes new art works at the Wandell Sculpture Garden.

Urbana Park District will continue to offer virtual programming during this time, including the 53rd Annual Turkey Trot. If people want to purchase a virtual Turkey Trot t-shirt, call the park district at (217) 367-1544 and staff will make arrangements for a curbside t-shirt pick up.

As you enjoy our parks and natural areas during the covid-19 pandemic, please remember to practice social distancing.

Be sure to get outdoors, get exercise, get fresh air and take time to enjoy nature.

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