The West Fargo VFW Post 7564 and the West Fargo Park District have joined together to host an afternoon of Halloween fun on Sunday, October 26th from 2:30-4:30pm at the Veterans Memorial Arena, 1201 7th Ave E, West Fargo. Kids of all ages can take part in the haunted maze, the mad scientist lab and cookie decorating. Bring a camera to take a photo with the not-so-scary witch. Each child will receive a treat bag and a glow stick! This event is free and open to the public.
Sunday, November 16th
Veterans Memorial Arena
1201 7th Ave E, West Fargo
Be creative, get messy and have fun while making several works of art! Learn new art techniques while experimenting with watercolors, paints, chalks and pastels. Other art projects will include wood art and fun craft items. This free event is for youth 6 to 12 years of age. Free will donations.
Honkin’ Haulin’ Hands
The West Fargo Park District is hosting the 8th Annual Honkin’ Haulin’ Hands on Trucks on Sunday, September 21st from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Veterans Memorial Arena parking lot. Get into the drivers’ seat of over 25 trucks, tractors and construction equipment including a crane, snow plow, grader, pay loader, street sweeper, fire truck, Bobcat skid-steer, 18-wheeler and much more. Barrel car rides will be available. The first 200 kids will receive a free t-shirt. Youth will also receive a personal driver’s license. This is a rain or shine event. This free event is sponsored by West Fargo Park District, City of West Fargo, Butler Machinery and Luther Family Ford.
For more information or to get involved , contact the West Fargo Park District at 433-5360. In case of inclement weather, please call our cancellation line at 433-5363.
The West Fargo Park District is hosting Art-Mania on Sunday, May 18th from 1:00-3:00pm at the Veterans Memorial Arena. Be creative, get messy and have fun while making several works of art with a spring theme! Learn new art techniques while experimenting with watercolors, paints, chalks and pastels. Other art projects will include wood art and fun craft items. This free event is for youth 6 to 12 years of age.
The Veterans Memorial Arena is located at 1201 7th Ave E, West Fargo.
For more information, contact the West Fargo Park District at 433-5360 or visit log onto wfparks.org.
The West Fargo Park District is pleased to announce the availability of the “Matching Funds” program again for 2014 with $20,000 available for the 50/50 matching funds program. The initial application deadline is set for March 1, 2014. After this date, applications will be reviewed and submitted with recommendation to the West Fargo Park Board for final approval and award March 12, 2014.
To be eligible, all submitted requests for funds must involve projects which are on West Fargo Park District property. All projects considered must be accessible to public use Requests for annual program operation funding is not eligible. To apply contact the West Fargo Park District at 701-433-5360 or access a form at www.wfparks.org. If you have any questions please contact Barb Erbstoesser at the West Fargo Park District.
Due to the increased participation, Two Bone Builder Exercises classes will be held at the Vets Arena on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Beginning on Tuesday, November 5th classes will be held at 8:45-9:45am and 10:00-11:00am.
RSVP+ ND invites you to take part in Bone Builders, a FREE exercise program for adults that strives to work against the negative effects of osteoporosis. By doing some simple weight training individuals can protect themselves from osteoporosis related fractures by increasing muscle strength and bone density. Ongoing classes will meet twice weekly at locations in your area. Benefits of the program are improved balance, increased energy and mobility and increased bone density.For questions or to register, please call Teresa Huff, RSVP+ Coordinator at 701-231-9753 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join anytime and attend the class that best fits your schedule!
The West Fargo Park District would like to clarify the future plans of the Veterans Memorial Pool (131 6th Avenue East). The pool closed on July 24th. A complete rebuild will begin in August 2013 with a new facility scheduled to open June 2014. The new pool facility will be built at the current location and will include features such as zero depth swim area with water playground, water slide, and lap lanes.
Summer Pool Hours
The Veterans Memorial Pool is now closed.