Tag Archives: Legion Park

Anderson Installs Community Lending Library at Legion Park

Twelve-year-old Kendal Anderson, while on a walk in Dallas, Texas, came upon a lending library in her relatives’ neighborhood. The  seventh grader at Scotland County R-I thought it was a great concept and asked her family to help her build one for Memphis. Shortly after returning from vacation Kendal and the family set about building […]

Memphis Parks & Recreation Announces Upcoming Events

Memphis City Parks & Recreation has announced a number of activities planned for August for participants of all ages. The 2nd Annual Kids’ Camp will be held Friday, August 4th. Check in at Johnson Park begins at 4:30 p.m. Camp will run from 5 – 6 p.m. The camp is for boys and girls ages […]

City Seeking Partners to Help Fund  Park Shelter Upgrades

In a continuing effort to revitalize the municipal parks system, the City of Memphis on Thursday night authorized a pair of projects to upgrade shelters at Johnson and Legion parks. The city council unanimously approved a project to replace the roof of the Legion Park shelter. A new ceiling will be installed to protect the […]

Swim Team Gearing Up for 10th Season

There will be an informational and sign-up meeting on Sunday, June 7th at 6:00 p.m. at the Legion (swimming pool) Park in Memphis for anyone interested in joining the Memphis Swim Team.  All school-age youth are invited to participate. The Memphis Swim Team is a member of the River Country Swim League and a schedule […]

Memphis Pool, Parks Gearing Gear Up For Summer

The Memphis Municipal Pool plans to open this Saturday, May 24, 2014.  Pool prices will remain the same as last year.  Daily admission rates: Children age 4 to 17 pay $2 daily admission fees. Adult rates are $2.50 and an adult with child rate is $3.00. Pool passes, which offer 20 entries, are $30 for […]