A free activity . . . just show up! In this fun family event, a parent and child team up, combine their ages to determine their competition bracket, and each shoot 10 free throws in an attempt to win a certificate for a free turkey. In addition, all teams are eligible for a prize drawing. The “shoot” will be held in the DHS Main Gym on Monday, November 6, from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. Winning teams will be posted on the Park-Rec. website and Facebook on Wednesday, November 8. This free event is sponsored by Quillin’s Food Center, Bruening Rock Products, Deco Products, Hovden Oil, Rockweiler Appliance & TV, and T-Bocks Sports Bar & Grill.
SHARP SHOOTERS for grades 1st thru 3rd is held in the Carrie Lee Elementary Gym on Saturday Mornings, November 11 thru December 9. Fee is $25 and includes a reversible jersey.
HOOPSTERS for grades 4th thru 6th is held in the Middle School Gym on Saturday mornings, November 4 thru December 9. Fee is $30 and includes a reversible jersey.
Click here for more info and to register online.
Pulpit Rock Campground in Decorah will close for the season on Sunday, October 29. The last night of camping will be Saturday, October 28. All campers and tents will need to be removed from the campground by regular check out time on Sunday, October 29. Thank you for a wonderful camping season, we hope you will visit us again next spring.
The new Dog Park will be located on a 2-acre plot of land behind the Decorah Walmart. Donations are being collected for this new park and will be matched dollar-for-dollar if received by Thursday, October 26. The Phase 1 Goal of $30,000 is within reach as contributions and matching dollars currently total $22,000. Upon reaching the $30,000 goal, work can begin on Phase 1 of this project which includes seeding, fencing and signage. This project was initiated by community members. Charitable donations can be sent to: Decorah Parks and Recreation Dog Park, 400 Claiborne Drive, Decorah, IA 52101. All checks must be made out to: Decorah Parks & Rec Dog Park.