Pickerington Times-Sun

Parks and recreation

Programs offered by the Pickerington Parks and Recreation Department, 100 Lockville Road, are listed. For more information call 614-833-2211.

Looking for activities, classes or camps to participate in for spring or summer for the whole family?

The 2013 Spring/Summer Program Guide is now available, and posted online at pickerington.net.

This issue will offer 16 new classes in addition to the already popular camps and programs.

Registration for Spring/Summer classes is open and can be performed online, in person, by mail, drop box at City Hall or by fax.

The Parks and Recreation Department accepts cash, checks made payable to the City of Pickerington and Visa and MasterCard.

Community garden

The Community Garden Plots have sold out for the 2013 season.

Participating gardeners should be aware construction is being done on the creek behind the plots.

Trees have been cut and equipment will be present later in the season.

Do not be alarmed by these changes. New trees will be planted at the conclusion of the project.

Community pool

Spring is here and it's time to renew your Pickerington Community Pool Season Pass.

Early Bird Registration will end Monday.

Register before April 30 to receive the discount.

Registration forms can be found online at www.pickerington.net, or at the Parks and Recreation Department, 100 Lockville Road.

New Season Pass holders will receive a photo ID the first day they visit the pool. Holders of 2012 passes can reactivate past photo ID.

Swim Lesson Registration is now available online.

Registration will begin the week of Monday, May 6.

Online registration will be available starting May 15.

Swim Lesson levels have been slightly updated from last year, so be sure to read the descriptions to see which classes are best for your children.

This year we will also be adding some evening swim lessons.

The only requirements your child must meet is they must be 3 years old and potty trained.

Which level they are in is up to their personal skill and abilities.

More information can be found online at www.pickerington.net, or call the Parks and Recreation Department at 614-833-2211.

This year we are adding new special events throughout the season.

Thre will be a Family Fun Night, Adult Night, Family Luau Night and Dog Splash. Check us out online for more information.