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PARKS AND REC MASTER PLAN
Important Announcement - Pool Closure
Beginning Monday, April 10, the Aquatic Center will be closed for 6-8 weeks.
Are you looking for a fun-packed week filled with swimming, rock wall climbing, games and fun in the sun?
Camp Counselor Opportunities
The VRC is hiring for Spring CampREC and Summer CampREC!
Recreation Leader Opportunity
Are you looking for a flexible job and helping with the many fun programs and events happening in the City of Vandalia?
Program Instructor Opportunity
Are you interested in providing and leading programs for the City of Vandalia Parks and Recreation Department?
Inclusive Fitness Class
The VRC offers a FREE inclusive fitness class every Friday.
Roses for Mom Essay Contest
Tell us in 200 words or less why your Mom is the greatest Mom in the world!
Inclusive Pickleball Time
NEW! We opened gym time for drop-in inclusive pickleball!
Come out and enjoy a night full of Pokémon!
Adult Easter Egg Hunt
Time for the adults to relive their childhood egg hunt!
Healthy Habits w/ Bethany
Practical Tips for Improving Your Sleep
Underwater Easter Egg Hunt
All egg hunters welcome!
Food Science w/ Eat Pretty Darling
Turn into a scientist by trying some fun food experiments!
Earth Day Nature Party
Come out and learn about Earth Day!
Earth Day Terrariums
Come out and celebrate Earth Day with us!
Cookies & Cake w/ Eat Pretty Darling
Turn into the ultimate baker by learning the basics of baking!
Cupcakes & Canvases w/ The Purple Paintbrush
Spend an extra sweet evening in the park with cupcakes and canvas painting!
Art Park Opening Day
Come out to Vandalia Art Park and check out the new sculpture exhibits and enjoy art opportunities!
The Bridge Live! Music Performance at Art Park
Come listen to Mary and Glenn dedicatedly tribute the gold adult contemporary, 70's folk rock, and soft rock!
Vandalia Parks & Recreation Youth Scholarship Fund
The Vandalia Parks & Recreation Department administers a Youth Scholarship Fund for Vandalia-Butler students who may need financial assistance.
Evening Drop-In Pickleball
Come out to the VRC to play some pickleball!
Food Truck Wednesdays
Stop by the Vandalia Recreation Center during the summer for Food Truck Wednesday!
Foam Party Friday w/ Freedom Fun USA
Bring your kids out to the Vandalia Sports Complex for Foam Party Friday!
Ludlow Creek - Music Performance at Art Park
Ludlow Creek is a group of 5 close friends and accomplished musicians who love to create and perform music. They are quickly becoming a hot commodity in the Indie/Americana/Roots Rock music scene!
Boogie Woogie Kid - Music Performance at Art Park
Join Matthew Ball aka The Boogie Woogie Kid for this family music event of toe-tappin American Songbook favorites from New Orleans and the Swing Dance Era.
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VRC Swim Lessons
The VRC offers swim lessons year round! We have group lessons for all ages and also offer adult and private lessons! Visit https://vrc.coursestorm.com/ to register today!
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