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Casey Park is one of Central New York’s finest outdoor recreational facilities.
It provides year-round activities including:

 
Tennis, volleyball, soccer
50-meter Olympic pool
Outdoor basketball courts, horseshoe pits
Walking path
Skateboard park
Public Skating

An amphitheater, covered picnic shelter and playground equipment for children are also available. Casey Park also offers lighted tennis courts as well as two lighted softball fields.  From November to February, ice skating and hockey are available on the refrigerated ice surface.

Casey Park Skating Rink

Facility Usage
The use of any athletic, picnic or park facility is granted by written permit through the Department of Public Works/Recreation.  For your convenience, please apply in advance.  For further information, call 255-4737, Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Casey Park Facility Request Form

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 @ 4:45 pm by Nakeia Endres
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Emerson Park offers something for the whole family to enjoy. Picnicking, swimming, boating, sport fishing, playgrounds, disc golf, theatre, concerts and history are among the many attractions you will find at Emerson Park on the north shore of beautiful Owasco Lake.

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Emerson Park Office and Information:

Emerson Park
6914 East Lake Road
Auburn, New York 13021
Phone (315) 253-5611
Fax: (315) 253-1599

E-mail parks@cayugacounty.us

Pavilion Rental:

 

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 @ 4:43 pm by Nakeia Endres
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 Passport to History Family Tour

April 5, 2014 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

11am, 1pm and 3pm. Free admission for one adult and one child. Appropriate for ages 9 and up. Reservations required.

Love the Seward House but haven’t visited since elementary school? We welcome you to bring your children, or grandchildren, back for an inter-generational learning experience designed to allow children and their adult learning partner to learn cooperatively about the fascinating history of the Seward family and their impact on the nation’s history. This is an excellent opportunity for Auburn 4th graders to complete the Seward House portion of their Passport to History Program before the April 21st deadline.

Posted: Saturday, March 15th, 2014 @ 6:16 pm by Nakeia Endres
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Speaking for Themselves: Women of Seward House Tour

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March 29, 2014 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

11am. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for museum members. Reservations required.

On this specialized tour, the personal diaries and letters of the Seward family women offer a glimpse into gender relations, politics, and social customs in the antebellum and Civil War periods.

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 @ 4:15 pm by Nakeia Endres
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First Fridays

 

Visit the Art Center for Art After Hours. Free admission from 5-8pm.

Auburn’s First Friday is sponsored by Auburn’s Historic & Cultural Sites Commission, Auburn Downtown Business Improvement District, Columbian Foundation, Inc., and Everett Charitable Trust.

Friday, April 4, 5-8pm
Art demonstration by Painter Stephanie Stevens-Cain, featured in Gallery Julius.

Friday, May 2, 5-8pm

Live music with Sound Check.

 

For more information, please contact Auburn Downtown BID at (315) 252-7874.

 

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 @ 4:03 pm by Nakeia Endres
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