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Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department
December 15, 2016
Pond Hockey: Brainerd pond hockey equipment handout Saturday
The Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department will distribute pond hockey equipment from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 17, at the Mill Avenue Park warming house. Information about the league will also be handed out to parents and players. The deadline to register for pond hockey is...
December 15, 2016 - 10:01pm
Pond Hockey: Brainerd Pond Hockey registration open
The deadline to register for the Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department's Pond Hockey program is Dec. 16. Cost is $40 per participant. Helmets, shin guards, elbow pads and jerseys are provided to the first 48 players to register. Players must provide their own sticks, skates and...
November 15, 2016 - 9:30pm
October 13, 2016
Great Pumpkin Festival planned for Saturday
The 10th annual Great Pumpkin Festival will take place from 1-4 p.m. Saturday at Gregory Park in Brainerd. The family event will include many games and activities for children of all ages. Events include bouncy ball races, three-legged races, sack races, wheelbarrow races, pumpkin...
October 13, 2016 - 8:27pm
August 29, 2016
Public information meeting planned
A public informational session is planned at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Brainerd Fire Department meeting room. The meeting is to discuss the selective harvest planned at Buffalo Hills-Lions Park and the adjacent land owned by Brainerd Public Schools. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
August 29, 2016 - 8:41pm
April 18, 2016
Baseball: Brainerd youth skills clinic Wednesday
The Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department's skills clinic for Mustang, Bronco and Pony youth baseball leagues is at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Memorial Park. The clinic is for players who are new to each league. Players returning to the same league do not need to attend. Mustang League...
April 18, 2016 - 8:51pm
April 11, 2016
Baseball: Brainerd youth league registration deadline Friday
The deadline to register for the Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department's Mustang, Bronco and Pony competitive youth baseball leagues is Friday, April 15. Cost is $55 per player. There is a $10 late fee. Individuals may register at the Lum Park office during regular business hours,...
April 11, 2016 - 10:05pm
February 17, 2016
Pond Hockey: Games moved to Nisswa
Because of warm temperatures this week, all of the remaining Brainerd Pond Hockey games will be played in Nisswa. Players should check the Brainerd Parks and Recreation website (www.ci.brainerd.mn.us/parks) to view game schedules for Thursday's and Saturday's games.
February 17, 2016 - 9:37pm
December 9, 2015
Hockey: Brainerd Pond Hockey registration under way
Dec. 18 is the deadline to register for the Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department's Pond Hockey program. Cost is $35 per participant. Helmets, shin guards and elbow pads are provided to the first 48 players to register. Players must provide their own sticks, skates and mouth...
December 9, 2015 - 8:15pm
November 10, 2015
Vandals damage Mills Field, police seek suspects
The Brainerd Police Department is looking for more information following weekend vandalism at Stewart C. Mills Field in Mill Park. Scott Belisle,...
November 10, 2015 - 10:21pm
September 25, 2015
Reader Opinion: Coaching with positivity
Cool mornings mean the changing of seasons, new schedules with school starting and fall sports. This has allowed me to reflect back on coaching and watching my daughter play softball this summer. I've been involved with the Brainerd Parks and Recreation league and had the opportunity...
September 25, 2015 - 9:31am
July 16, 2015
Wiffle Ball: Brainerd Parks-Recreation to start league
Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department is starting a Wiffle Ball League that will be played on the Miracle League field at Bane Park. Teams may consist of six players and can consist of all males, all females or co-ed. Minimum age is 15. Games will be played Monday nights from...
July 16, 2015 - 9:14pm
July 6, 2015
Pony League Baseball: Karels leads National League to 9-5 victory
Chris Karels pitched and hit the National League to a 9-5 victory over the American League in the 16th annual Pony League Mid-Summer Classic...
July 6, 2015 - 10:58pm
Bronco League Baseball: American League has overwhelming 26-4 win
Will Carlson smashed a grand slam to help the American League crush the National League 26-4 in the 60th annual Bronco League Mid-Summer Classic...
July 6, 2015 - 10:58pm
June 19, 2015
Baseball & Softball: Twins Play Ball! clinics June 26 in Brainerd
Minnesota Twins Play Ball! youth baseball and softball clinics are scheduled Friday, June 26, at Bane Park in Brainerd. The clinic for boys and girls ages 6 to 9 will take place from 2 to 3:30 p.m. and the clinic for boys and girls ages 10 to 16 will be from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Clinics...
June 19, 2015 - 10:41pm
Baseball: Openings remain in Brainerd Mustang, Bronco leagues
Openings remain in the Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department's Mustang and Bronco youth baseball leagues. Mustang League is for boys and girls ages 9-10 and Bronco League is for boys and girls ages 11-12. These are competitive leagues. Practices have already started and the regular...
May 19, 2015 - 5:36pm