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Tag: Wright Park


Metro Parks Tacoma opens some spray parks for the week

With the warm weather expected this week, Metro Parks Tacoma has opened five spraygrounds. These parks will operate daily 10 a.m.-8 p.m. all week.

The parks opening are: Jefferson Park, McKinley Playfield, Norpoint Park, Titlow Park and Wright Park.

After this week, the spraygrounds will be open weekends through May 27, then daily May 8-Sept. 2 and weekends through the rest of September.

The other spraygrounds are located at South Park, Wapato Hills Park (closed for repairs), Franklin Park and Kandle Park.


New Shake Your Shape Run and Walk coming to Tacoma’s Wright Park

Here is an announcement from the organizers of Tacoma’s newest run, the Shake Your Shape Run and Walk. The first event is scheduled for Sept. 22 at 9 a.m. at Wright Park.

Healthy Communities of Pierce County (HCPC) hosts its first annual Shake Your Shape walk and run at Wright Park in Tacoma, Wash. Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. PT.

“It’s important to help those who don’t normally lead physically active lives to get out there, feel comfortable and have a great time with others in the community,” says Dr. Monica Dixon of Healthy Communities of Pierce

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