Recreation Services

Park Restroom closure!

As of right now, December 6, 2022 the restrooms at Long Branch park are closed.

Water Department has identified a mainline leak that requires immediate repair. Estimated time for completion is 2 weeks.

We will notify when the restrooms are open again. Thank you for your patience!

Junior YAC Toy Drive

November 7 - December 3

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Outdoor Decorating Contest

November 28 - December 9

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Letters to Santa

Drop off your letters to Santa at Family Recreation Center, 1700 E. Stan Schlueter Loop November 22 - December 13

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Daddy Daughter Dance - Waltzing in a Winter Wonderland

Tickets go on sale November 7!  You can register for the dance online at Daddy Daughter Dance Registration , or stop by the Family Recreation Center and purchase your tickets in person.  If you have any questions about the dance, please call 254-501-8873.

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Parks Master Plan             

The planning process is currently underway and this link provides residents and community stakeholders the opportunity to share in the future vision for Killeen’s parks. www.killeenparks.com.

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Our Programs

The City of Killeen has a very extensive Parks and Recreation program. On WS Young Drive, we offer athletics fields, where we host regional and national tournaments. Newly added is Mickey’s Dog Park featuring two acres of pup amenities.

Family Recreation & Aquatics Center

On Stan Schlueter Loop we have the Family Recreation Center and Aquatics Center at Lions Club Park. The second floor weight room at the Family Recreation Center is called the Tommie Harris Fitness Center, as a tribute to the NFL Player, who donated the gym equipment. Tommie Harris, who played Defensive Tackle for the Chicago Bears from 2004 to 2010 and the San Diego Chargers in 2011 (player profile), was raised in Killeen, and went to C.E. Ellison High School. We are very grateful for his generous gift and proud to honor his name in this manner.

Golf Course

On Roy Reynolds, you will find the Stonetree Golf Course. It was built in 1970 but was completely renovated in 2005. Open to the public, we hold 25 to 30 annual golf tournaments and host some of the major area fundraisers. The course is laid out over rolling terrain with a wide variety of trees and several small lakes with fountains.

SILVERSNEAKERS

silver sneakers Opens in new windowThe Lions Club Park Senior Center and Family Recreation Center is excited to announce that on February 1, 2021 we will become a SilverSneakers fitness location partner.  If your insurance plan provides SilverSneakers as a benefit, you are entitled to a complimentary membership at our facilities.  SilverSneakers is the nation’s leading exercise program designed exclusively for adults 65+.  Included as a benefit with Medicare health plans nationwide, SilverSneakers helps seniors improve their health and stay independent.  Eligible health plan members need only show their SilverSneakers member ID number or card to access participating locations.  

What are the SilverSneakers eligibility requirements?

In order to be eligible for the SilverSneakers Fitness program, you must be:

  • 65 or older, or eligible for Medicare because of a disability
  • Living in the U.S.
  • Enrolled in a private Medicare plan that offers the SilverSneakers benefit

To be eligible for SilverSneakers, you must join a participating Medicare Advantage plan or a Medicare Supplement Insurance plan

If you are already enrolled in one of those types of private insurance plans, you can visit SilverSneakers.com to see if your current plan offers the program.  Call 254.501.6399 for more information about what we offer to eligible SilverSneakers members.  

Online Registration

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