Sep 30 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Help Residents Prepare for Winter
Neighborhood Place Partners Help Residents Prepare for Winter
Several opportunities to meet with LG&E’s Energy Efficiency Program Representatives
Aug 31 2015 Neighborhood Place partners offer a Career Readiness Series and "Unite in White" celebration

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer an eight-week career readiness and professional development workshop geared towards women as well as multiple opportunities to strengthen physical and financial health for all genders and ages, including a community health fair on September 26.  On September 4, staff members at all Neighborhood Place locations are encouraged to wear white as a sign of unity and to celebrate the positive impact of their work in our community.  To learn more

Aug 24 2015 Celebrate Medicare’s 50th Anniversary with Senior Programs on August 27

To celebrate Medicare’s 50th anniversary, the Senior Medicare Patrol with Louisville Metro Public Health & Wellness, AARP KY, the Senior Nutrition Program with Louisville Metro Community Services, and Metro Parks invite senior citizens, Medicare beneficiaries, their families and caregivers to a festive event including refreshments, Bingo with prizes, and other fun. The event will be on Thursday, August 27 from 10 -11 a.m.

Jul 10 2015 Algonquin Pool To Reopen Friday, July 10

The Algonquin pool, which sustained major damage due to vandals who struck over Independence Day weekend, will re-open today(July 10, 2015) at 1 p.m. (weather permitting) after being closed since Sunday for repairs.

Jun 30 2015 Scheller’s, Metro Parks & Recreation install ‘fix-it’ stations in 10 Metro Parks

Cyclists who need air in their tires or to make other minor repairs on the fly can now do so in 10 Louisville parks, thanks to a partnership between Scheller’s Fitness & Cycling and Metro Government.

The fix-it stations are intended to provide cyclists with a convenient option to make repairs should something happen while out on a ride.

Jun 5 2015 Mayor outlines parks budget investments at Mary T. Meagher aquatic facility

A critically needed new pool filter at the Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center is part of the $7.4 million in parks improvements and maintenance included in Mayor Greg Fischer’s recommended city budget for the upcoming fiscal year. Fischer and parks’ officials outlined the investments at the Mary T., one of the most heavily used parks facilities, which hosts tens of thousands of users and groups of all ages each year. 

Jun 1 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Provide Opportunities to Cook Healthy and Save Money

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer several workshops this month to learn how to cook delicious, healthy recipes and ways to save money by couponing and conserving energy.  To learn more about these services, including reservation requirements and contact information, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

May 28 2015 Children's Summer Food Service Program Begins June 8, 2015

Louisville Metro Department of Community Services is once again participating in the Summer Food Service Program for children beginning Monday, June 8, 2015.  There are 15 sites across Louisville that will serve a combination of two of the following meals -- breakfast, lunch and a snack -- to all children (ages 1-18), free of charge.

May 28 2015 Closed Enrolled Site Listing for Summer Food Service Program

Note:  Below is the Closed Enrolled Site Listing for the Summer Food Service Program for children which begins June 8, 2015.  The funding agencies require that a separate press release is sent for the Open sites and Closed Enrolled sites so see below for the Closed Enrolled Sites information.

 

May 19 2015 Mayor’s Hike, Bike & Paddle Returns Memorial Day

Thousands of cyclists, paddlers and walkers will be in motion Memorial Day at the 21st Subway Fresh Fit Hike, Bike & Paddle May 25 at Waterfront Park. 

“This has become a true signature event for Louisville – a demonstration of how much our residents love being outdoors and participating in family-oriented healthy exercise and recreation,” Mayor Greg Fischer said.

May 4 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Provide Opportunities to Start Careers and Build Assets

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer three career recruitment fairs and workshops as well as opportunities to learn how to save money through couponing, changing financial habits and building credit.  To learn more about these services, including reservation requirements and contact information, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Apr 27 2015 Extreme Park 2.0 Reopens, Named for Former Mayor Dave Armstrong

Surrounded by skaters and bikers, Mayor Greg Fischer today unveiled the newly redesigned Dave Armstrong Extreme Park, renamed in honor of the former Mayor who created the popular park in 2002.

Mar 17 2015 Metro Parks Earns Funding to Connect West Louisville Youth to Outdoor Experiences

Louisville Metro Parks & Recreation has received $25,000 to engage children and families in West Louisville in outdoor activities as well as summer trips to Mammoth Cave National Park for at-risk teens. The funding comes from the National Park Service and the Outdoor Foundation as part of the 2014 Challenge Cost Share Program, which supports projects that promote urban outreach, youth engagement and connecting people to the outdoors. 

Mar 2 2015 Neighborhood Places Offer Free Tax Preparation, Extreme Couponing and More

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free tax preparation assistance in March as well as events for the entire family including an Extreme Couponing series, a credit-building and budgeting workshop and much more. To learn more about these services, including reservation requirements and contact infoormation, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Feb 2 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer a Multitude of Free Workshops and Events in February

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free events and workshops for the entire family in February including a four-week workshop to help with employability skills and successful job searches, three Black History Month celebrations and several financial education opportunities. To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the information listed by each event.