Dog walker in Grant Park, spring

MCARC Visiting Parks to Educate Dog Owners

Centerville-Washington Park District (CWPD) and Montgomery County Animal Resource Center (MCARC) are teaming up to remind local park visitors about current state and local regulations pertaining to dogs, including Ohio’s leash law. The leash law states that dogs must be […]

Village South Park expansion

Expansion of Village South Park

The Centerville-Washington Park District has acquired another high-quality natural habitat for residents to enjoy. The 6.7-acre parcel of land is located on Loop Road, adjacent to Village South Park, a property managed by the Park District. The new land expands […]

Big Backyard Party at Robert F. Mays Park

BIG Backyard Party!

We hosted a free community appreciation event Saturday, October 22, to celebrate the grand opening of your newest community park, Robert F. Mays Park. The BIG Backyard Party featured lacrosse demonstrations, games, raffles, face painting, a balloon artist, a magician, […]

Commercial Photography Permits

Commercial Photography Permits

We agree, parks are a wonderful place to have family photos taken! However, commercial activity, including commercial photography, is not permitted on public land. With a special permit photographers are permitted to hold photo shoots in CWPD parks. Photographers may […]

Pickleball courts at Activity Center Park

New Pickleball Courts

The sport of pickleball has been steadily gaining popularity in the greater Dayton area. A cross between tennis, table tennis and badminton, it’s played on a badminton-sized court with paddles and a plastic whiffle ball. The Centerville-Washington Park District began […]

Gonzalez brothers named outstanding youth leaders

Brothers Owen (17) and Gavin (16) Gonzalez were recently selected for the Ohio Parks and Recreation Association’s (OPRA) “Outstanding Youth Leadership Award” as recognition of their extensive volunteer work with the Centerville-Washington Park District! They volunteered for numerous nature education […]