Monroe County, Indiana

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Parks & Recreation

Monroe County parks and facilities are now open!

  • All park playgrounds are open.
  • Karst Splash Pad is closed for the season.
  • Karst Day Camp is cancelled for 2020.
  • Water fountains are closed until a later date.

Mission

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The Monroe County Parks and Recreation Department exists to provide quality parks, recreation and educational programs, promote appreciation of environmental and cultural resources, and preserve green space.

Visit our Official Websites

For more information on Monroe County Parks (Karst Farm Park, Flatwoods Park, Will Detmer Park, and Jackson Creek Park), shelter and garden plot reservations, recreational programs, and athletic schedules please view our website at:  http://www.mcparksandrec.org

Monroe County Parks and Recreation Foundation

The Monroe County Parks and Recreation Foundation is a non-profit organization that supports youth scholarships and park improvements.  Your contribution will assure future generations the opportunity to enjoy a vibrant county park system. Call Kelli at (812) 349-2800 to see how your donation can be put to work.

2020 Parks and Recreation Board Members and Officers

  • Evelyn Harrell, President
  • Joe Goss, Vice President
  • Amy Thompson, Treasurer
  • Dr. Carolyn VandeWiele
  • Kevin Dogan
  • Phil Cornwell
  • Carol Walter
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Contact Us

Kelli Witmer,
Director
Showers Building North
501 N Morton St
Suite 100
Bloomington, IN 47404
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  • Phone: (812) 349-2800
  • Fax: (812) 349-2899
  • Staff Directory
  • M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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