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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Everett parks gates, off-leash areas and recreation amenities closed until further notice

City of Everett COVID-19 update

EVERETT, Wash. – Everett Parks & Community Services will close all Everett parks gates today in response to COVID-19 and Governor Jay Inslee’s “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order. Park gates, restrooms, amenities an...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 update: Parks facility closures and program changes

COVID-19 virus

To help slow the spread of COVID-19 in the community and minimize its potential exposure to vulnerable demographics, Everett Parks & Community Services announced additional facility closures.

New City facility closures:

Both the Kasch Park Athletic Offi...

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Everett Parks & Community Services
Posted on: March 6, 2020

All Everett Parks & Community Services programs and events cancelled through March 31

City of Everett parks alert

Out of an abundance of caution and to help minimize the spread of COVID-19 in the community, the City of Everett is cancelling all Parks & Community Services programs and events through March 31. These cancellations include all Parks events, classes, ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Everett Parks’ March 13 benefit concert cancelled

Lonely Hearts 2020 new flash_cancelled

Out of an abundance of caution and to help slow the spread of COVID-19, the City of Everett is cancelling the benefit concert with the Lonely Hearts Club scheduled for March 13. Everett Parks & Community Services will issue full refunds to all who reg...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

COVID-19 update: senior center to temporarily close until further notice

COVID-19 virus

Out of an abundance of caution, the City of Everett is temporarily closing the Carl Gipson Senior Center, beginning Wednesday, March 4. This is in effect until further notice. 

At the time of this publication, there have not been any reported COVI...

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Everett Parks & Community Services
Posted on: February 26, 2020

Senior center introduces new fitness punch card

CGSC Mt. Pilchuck Fitness room

Now getting exercise and staying active is even more affordable for senior center members! The Carl Gipson Senior Center is excited to introduce a new fitness punch card program for several of their fitness classes.

Members can purchase a punch card, $20 f...

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Everett Parks & Community Services
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Forest Park playground closing for upgrades

Forest Park playground rendering

EVERETT – Everett families and visitors can expect to see new equipment in place at Everett’s most popular playground this summer. The playground at Forest Park will close Monday, Feb. 10 to begin construction and work is expected to l...

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Full news release (PDF) Everett Parks & Community Services
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Everett Animal Shelter to receive Holiday Wishes grant from Petco Foundation

Noodle the dog

EVERETT, WA – The Everett Animal Shelter was selected as a 2019 Holiday Wishes recipient by the Petco Foundation. The grant amount, between $5,000-100,000, will be revealed at the Petco Foundation Grant Celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. at Petco ...

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Full news release (PDF) Everett Parks & Community Services