Temple Parks & Recreation has the summer camps kids are sure to love! From adventure camps, to sports camps, to technology camps, every camper will find something to make it a summer to remember! Campers will have fun and make new friends taking park in Camp Heatwave, Camp Horizon, Art Camp, Video Game Design Camp, and many more! There are over 30 different summer camps to choose from!   Registration begins tomorrow, April 1st, and camps fill up fast. Call 298-5733 or click here for more information.  And don’t forget to check out the Events Page to find other fun activities to start your journey towards a healthier lifestyle!

Every spring hundreds embark on the Temple Trail Blazers Challenge! The challenge is a fun way for friends and families to discover and enjoy the many beautiful park trails that Temple has to offer.   This year’s theme is 14 Trails in 14 Days, where participants will be challenged to go and walk each of the 14 designated park trails.  Each park with have hidden items to find or a similar activity.  Parks may be visted multiple times.  In the end, each park visit gains the participant a raffle ticket for a prize.

Kick off is on April 11th at 2:00PM at the Lions Park Lions Sam Farrow Ampitheater.

Registration forms, music and other fun activities will be going on at the same time.  For more information, please call  254-298-5403

Check out the Scott & White Community latest blog.  Written by by Kartherine Voss and published on March 24, 2015 titled, What’s Going Around? It interviews Ross Tobleman, MD, Medical Directer at Scott&White Hospital – Round Rock on the dangers of spring time and the slithering critters who start to appear.

Temple Mayor’s Council on Physical Fitness

The Temple Mayor’s Council on Physical Fitness was created by Mayor William A. Jones III to develop a forum of community leaders and wellness enthusiasts whose goal is to create a healthier community. The Mayor’s Fitness Council is a community campaign that encourages citizens of all ages to maintain healthy lifestyles through regular exercise and proper nutrition. The Council works to increase community awareness of the health benefits of an active lifestyle, engage Temple residents in fitness opportunities and events, collaborate with local businesses and employers, and encourage community members to participate in statewide fitness campaigns. Meetings are held monthly on the fourth Wednesday at 12:00 p.m.