News Announcement Summer Camp RegistrationMarch 26, 2017Online registration for the Summer Recreation Program, Hidden Meadows Day Camp and Adventure Camp begin Monday, April 10 at 10Read more.Volunteer Spotlight Nathan HolthausMarch 15, 2017Nathan is a junior at Centerville High School. He has lived in Centerville almost his entire life, moving here whenRead more.News MCARC Visiting Parks to Educate Dog OwnersMarch 15, 2017Centerville-Washington Park District (CWPD) and Montgomery County Animal Resource Center (MCARC) are teaming up to remind local park visitors aboutRead more.Special Event Flashlight Egg HuntMarch 13, 2017Join us Friday, April 7 for an adults-only egg hunt in the dark! Participants will race to collect as manyRead more.Announcement CWPD RocksMarch 6, 2017There’s a new treasure-hunting experience in your parks created to make you smile! We’ve been busy painting rocks and hidingRead more.News Expansion of Village South ParkFebruary 20, 2017The Centerville-Washington Park District has acquired another high-quality natural habitat for residents to enjoy. The 6.7-acre parcel of land isRead more.Announcement Spring Program RegistrationFebruary 1, 2017Online registration for spring programs begins Monday, February 13 at 10 a.m. for Centerville and Washington Township residents. Online nonresidentRead more.News Brownie Troop Lends Hand with Tree PlantingJanuary 18, 2017The Centerville-Washington Park District staff plants mature size trees each year to help replace trees that have been lost dueRead more.Volunteer Spotlight Cambra EdmondsonJanuary 17, 2017The word “hardworking” perfectly describes this Centerville resident! A graduate of the University of Dayton with a B.S. in CriminalRead more.Parks 2017 Shelter ReservationsDecember 1, 2016Perfect for birthday parties, graduation parties, family reunions and more, large group shelters are available in eight of the Centerville-WashingtonRead more.Special Event The Winter Pop-Up Park ChallengeNovember 15, 2016Are you up to the challenge? The Pop-Up Park Challenge is back for more winter-themed fun! Beginning Monday, December 5,Read more.Parks Ash Tree Removal in the ParksNovember 14, 2016Forestry activity for the removal of ash trees infested by the emerald ash borer (EAB) will continue throughout the winterRead more.News BIG Backyard Party!October 25, 2016We hosted a free community appreciation event Saturday, October 22, to celebrate the grand opening of your newest community park,Read more.Parks Owlexander’s Tyke HikeOctober 14, 2016Visit a new park feature! Hike the Schoolhouse Park path with Owlexander, the Park District mascot, and his woodland friends.Read more.News Commercial Photography PermitsOctober 11, 2016We agree, parks are a wonderful place to have family photos taken! However, commercial activity, including commercial photography, is notRead more.News Centerville-Washington Park District acquires Zengel Pleasant Hill PropertySeptember 23, 2016Centerville-Washington Park District acquires Zengel Pleasant Hill Property The Centerville-Washington Park District has acquired another high-quality natural habitat for residentsRead more.News New Pickleball CourtsSeptember 20, 2016The sport of pickleball has been steadily gaining popularity in the greater Dayton area. A cross between tennis, table tennisRead more.Parks Restoring Donnybrook Fen: A Hidden GemSeptember 19, 2016Donnybrook Park is home to a unique feature – it contains the only known fen in the Centerville/Washington Township area!Read more.Parks New Pollinator HabitatsAugust 10, 2016Pollinators, most often honey bees, are responsible for one in every three bites of food we take! The loss ofRead more.Parks New Places to PlayAugust 9, 2016It’s time to change up your playground routine and visit a park you haven’t explored! Beechwood Springs, Rosewood and WagonRead more.Parks Updated improvement plans for Forest Field ParkAugust 3, 2016Exciting improvements are in the works for Forest Field Park! Public planning sessions were held in February to receive communityRead more.Special Event A Geocaching Adventure ChallengeMay 18, 2016A Geocaching Adventure Challenge The Centerville-Washington Park District is celebrating the start of spring with an exciting geocaching adventure challengeRead more.Parks Archery Range Improvements on TargetMarch 10, 2016The Centerville-Washington Park District recently received close to $24,000 in grant money from the Ohio Division of Natural Resources DivisionRead more.News Gonzalez brothers named outstanding youth leadersFebruary 10, 2016Brothers Owen (17) and Gavin (16) Gonzalez were recently selected for the Ohio Parks and Recreation Association’s (OPRA) “Outstanding YouthRead more.News Penbrooke Garden Club Donates to CWPDNovember 17, 2015The Penbrooke Garden Club recently generously donated $1,350 to the Centerville-Washington Park District! The money has been earmarked to fundRead more.Parks The Dog Park at Oak Grove Park is GrowingNovember 10, 2015The dog park currently features two fenced-in areas of approximately one acre each — one area for dogs under 35Read more.News Managing the Emerald Ash BorerOctober 9, 2015Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), an ash tree-killing insect from Asia, was first identified in Ohio in 2003. The pest hasRead more.Parks Skatepark Expanding at Oak Creek South ParkSeptember 4, 2015American Ramp Company has been contracted to design and build an addition to the skatepark at Oak Creek South Park.Read more.Parks Take a Book, Leave a BookJuly 13, 2015We are pleased to announce the addition of a Little Free Library at Schoolhouse Park. This Little Free Library isRead more.Parks New Boardwalk and Observation DeckSeptember 13, 2014The Montgomery County Solid Waste Division awarded the Centerville-Washington Park District a 2014 Buy Recycled Grant. The Park District receivedRead more.Parks Park Additions Expand OpportunitiesAugust 1, 2014The landscape was changing quickly while contractors were hard at work improving several parks for your increased enjoyment. A hardRead more.