Due to reasons beyond our control the Cary Cooper's Lighting of the Children's Garden Benefit Concert that was to be held on April 10th at Smiley Park has been cancelled. But keep a look out for a possible concert in May, and don't forget SaMax will be at the Children's Garden on August 2nd.
March Park & Rec News
The March Park & Rec News with information on Summer Programs is now available!
Welcome to our website! We have packed this website with a great deal of information that will help you become familiar with the City of Van Wert Parks and Recreation Department. Hopefully any questions that you may have on programs, special events and services that we provide can be answered all in one place.
The mission of the Van Wert Parks and Recreation Department is to enhance the quality of life of all residents, while providing places and opportunities for people to develop a healthy life style.
To achieve this mission we strive to:
Provide clean, safe parks to play and explore healthy leisure activities.
Serve park visitors with a professional, well trained and helpful staff.
Create awareness of the benefits of a healthy life style through programming.
Offer healthy enjoyable recreation opportunities.
Cooperate with organizations and other recreation agencies in furthering our mission.