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April 2011 - Posts

Join us this Saturday for the Run/Walk event with Round Rock Mayor Alan McGraw!

Join us this Saturday for the Run/Walk event with Round Rock Mayor Alan McGraw!    

Bring your family for a FREE exercise program lead by our Sports Capital of Texas Ambassadors. Join us this Saturday, April 30th at 9:00am for the Run/Walk event with Round Rock Mayor Alan McGraw at the Old Settlers Park Trails. We will meet at the Rabb Pavilion at 9:00am and will begin the event at 9:15am with a one mile run through the beautiful trails of Old Settlers Park. Mayor McGraw will lead the run/walk to get residents ready for the final "Exercise in the Park" event, "MudQuest Family Adventure."

The "MudQuest Family Adventure" is a themed adventure run offering the entire family more obstacles, more mud and more fun than your average run event.  Join us at 8:00am Saturday, May 7, at Old Settlers Park for this unforgettable family event. Prepare to get messy if you want to conquer the "MudQuest Family Adventure."

The event is FREE for the entire family but you must register for the event at www.roundrockrecreation.com. Spaces will fill quickly, so register your family now!

The "MudQuest Family Adventure" is another quality event brought to you by the Round Rock Parks & Recreation Department with special assistance from the MudQuest Adventure Run organization.

The "MudQuest Family Adventure" is sponsored by KB Home Legends Village.

Easter Egg Hunts Happening this Week!

Round Rock's Easter Egg Hunt and Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt at Old Settlers Park happens this week and you can still get tickets for the Flashlight Egg Hunt for just $4 each until midnight tonight! On April 20th, registration fees go up to $5!  Purchase your tickets now at www.roundrockrecreation.com to take advantage of the pre-registration pricing! All the details for both events are below.

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt
Bring your flashlight to find eggs filled with candy and prizes at Old Settlers Park in this fun hunt for ages 3 and up.  Meet at the Lakeview Pavilion in Old Settlers Park for check-in before the event.  Please arrive 20-30 minutes early for your hunt.

  Thursday, April 21, 2011
Location: Old Settlers Park - Lakeview Pavilion
Fee:  $4 pre-registration and $5 late registration (Event day cash/check only)
Ages: 3 years and older
Schedule: 8:00pm Parent assisted hunt and 8:30pm Children only hunt

Pre-register for the Flashlight Egg Hunt to avoid long lines on the day of the event. Register online at www.roundrockrecreation.com.

You may also purchase tickets by phone by calling 218-5540 or purchase tickets in person at the Clay Madsen Recreation Center or the PARD office located at 301 West Bagdad, Suite 250.

Easter Egg Hunt
The Easter Bunny will hop into Round Rock with lots of eggs and candy for children to hunt in this traditional Easter Egg Hunt for ages up to 12 years old at Old Settlers Park.  Children are divided by age groups for hunting.  Each age group will have lots of candy to hunt and a chance to find special prize eggs. Only one parent per child for the infant through 4 age hunt may enter the hunt area. Please arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled hunt time to get in line for the hunt.

When: Saturday, April 23, 2011
Where:  Old Settler's Park
Fee:  FREE
9:00am -- infant-4 years (One parent per child allowed in hunt ring)
9:30am --  5-7 years
10:00am -- infant-4 years (One parent per child allowed in hunt ring)
10:30am -- 8-12 years

Please leave the family pet at home. Due to the number of hunters for the 0-4 year olds, we have two hunt times for that age group.  Please hunt only once to ensure everyone has the opportunity to find candy and eggs.

The Egg Hunts are sponsored by: