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Jingle Bell Jog Registration Deadline

2019-10-17T11:07:05+00:00October 17th, 2019|

The community is invited to ring in the holidays this December by participating in the first-ever, Jingle Bell Jog. This 5K run is on Saturday, December 7th and begins at Heritage Park. The course runs ...

Drive-In Movie

2019-10-17T11:04:49+00:00October 17th, 2019|

Florence Community Services Department is returning a bit of nostalgia back to the community when it offers a real Drive-In Movie on Friday, November 22nd starting at sundown. The movie is “Aladdin” and will be ...

Veterans Memorial Plaza Dedication

2019-10-10T08:34:08+00:00October 10th, 2019|

The community’s first Veterans Memorial Plaza will be dedicated on Veterans Day, Monday, November 11th at 11:00 a.m. The new structure, composed of a monument, eagle statue and flag poles, is located immediately south of ...

Registration Open for November Pickleball Lessons

2019-10-03T09:26:47+00:00October 3rd, 2019|

Register now for Florence Community Services Department’s fall Pickleball Lessons on four consecutive Tuesdays and Wednesdays in November. Tuesday morning classes are on November 5th through the 26th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Evening ...

Stargazing Rescheduled for October 11

2019-09-30T09:31:36+00:00September 30th, 2019|

Stargazing into Fall, which was scheduled for last Friday, September 27th, has been rescheduled for Friday, October 11th. An overcast sky and threat of inclement weather, canceled the event. However, all items originally scheduled will ...

Hanging After School Resumes

2019-09-26T09:39:54+00:00September 26th, 2019|

School resumes on Monday, October 7th in the Florence Unified School District which signals the return of Parks and Recreation’s, Hanging After School recreation program. Children in kindergarten through the sixth grade, participate in sports, ...

Annual Halloween “Fright Fest”

2019-09-26T09:38:04+00:00September 26th, 2019|

Little ghosts, goblins and witches will roam downtown Florence on Halloween night, Thursday, October 31st. The annual Halloween Fright Fest, presented by Florence Community Services Department, runs from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. along Main ...