How You Play: Survey Results

The community’s already high satisfaction rating of Willamalane Park and Recreation District continues to improve, according to a recent study commissioned by the district.

That’s good news for Willamalane, but the organization is intent on using survey data to set the bar even higher to meet …

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Want to Serve on the Board?

Willamalane is accepting applications to fill one open position on its board of directors. The appointee will serve the remainder of Gary Ross’ term, which expires June 30. Ross is resigning because he is moving outside the district. …

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Serve on a Park Committee

One volunteer from Springfield is needed to serve on a citizen planning committee that helps monitor the long-range plan for the Whilamut Natural Area of Alton Baker Park, a 237-acre urban greenway connecting Eugene and Springfield.

Willamalane Park and Recreation District manages Eastgate Woodlands, which is the eastern portion …

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Share the Love & Bring a Friend to Fitness!

Sure, a trip to the pool or a visit to a fitness class will get your heart pumping. But there is so much to gain from working out with a friend:

Accountability. You’re more likely to work out regularly if you’re scheduling ahead with a buddy.

Motivation. …

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Willamalane Wins Safety Honor

Willamalane’s commitment to water safety earned the district national honors last month, when the Starfish Aquatics Institute awarded the district the prestigious Five Star Award.

“Very few aquatic facilities qualify to receive this honor,” said Leslie Donavan, president of SAI.  “It represents a tremendous commitment to …

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Mill Race Path Opens

Willamalane and TEAM Springfield celebrated the completion of the Mill Race Path on Thursday at the Booth-Kelly trailhead. The project features three miles of paved bicycle and walking path along the historic waterway, plus trailheads at Jasper Road and the Booth-Kelly site on South Fifth …

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Weather-related Information

All facilities, programs and services are operating as regularly scheduled. Updates will be posted as necessary.

Weather-related Information for Monday, Jan. 9

UPDATE: All early childhood, before- and after-school programs are canceled, including Two50 and Middle School Sports.

Splash! at Lively Park and Willamalane Adult Activity Center will have delayed openings at 9 a.m.

Willamalane Adult Activity Center classes will resume at 10 a.m., except yoga and all foot care appointments, …

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Weather-related Information for Saturday, Jan. 7

Weather-related closures for Saturday, Jan. 7, updated 11:25 a.m.: Willamalane Adult Activity Center and Splash! at Lively Park will be closed today. Willamalane Park Swim Center will close at 1 p.m. Bob Keefer Center for Sports and Recreation will close at 3 p.m.