Monroe County, Indiana

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Parks & Recreation

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.

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Visit our Official Website

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:

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. Contact us at (812) 349-2800 to see how your donation can be put to work.

2022 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

Contact Us

Kelli Witmer,
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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