girl holding Traveling Owelexander on a boat

Traveling Owlexander

Once again Owlexander is ready for a summer full of adventure! Will you take him with you? Color Owlexander in, cut him out and bring him along on your summer travels! Send the Centerville-Washington Park District a photo of him…

three dogs playing in dog park

Pop-Up Pup Parks

Discover a fun way to get together with your neighbors and their dogs this summer! In an effort to create more active and social outdoor spaces, we will rotate pop-up dog parks to various neighborhood parks every three weeks throughout…

The Summer Pop-Up Park Challenge graphic

Are You up to the Challenge?

Throughout the summer months, we’ll be posting challenges on two of our social media accounts — Facebook and Twitter. Complete ten out of 15 posted pop-up park challenges and win a $20 City Barbeque gift card! In addition, each winner will be entered…

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Tammi Eslinger

Tammi Eslinger has been a Centerville resident for nearly 25 years. The wife of an Air Force officer and a mother of four sons, she quickly learned the area by visiting parks with her sons’ various sports schedules. Tammi began…

Hithergreen Project Update

In late April, the Park District officially took ownership of the Hithergreen site! The property is now owned by the Park District to convert into a public, neighborhood park. Park conversion approximate timeline May –  demolition specifications completed Early June…

Food Allergy Awareness

Food for Thought

Food Allergy Awareness Week is May 12 – 19, 2019. Help make playgrounds a safe place to play for children with food allergies! A stray goldfish cracker, a spilled latte or a messy peanut butter sandwich could be devastating to…

Activity Center Park Sprayground

Activity Center Park Sprayground

The sprayground is opening for the season Friday, May 24! If you are planning a group visit to the sprayground this summer (groups of 10 or larger), please complete a sprayground group visit request form. Half of the park shelter…