News Archive

18Jul '19

Jr NFL Flag Football League

July 18th, 2019|0 Comments

The registration deadline for the annual Youth Flag Football League is Wednesday, August 14th. Boys and girls, ages six through 16 years, are eligible to play in the league, presented by Florence Community Services. The ...

6Jun '19

World’s Largest Swim Lesson

June 6th, 2019|0 Comments

The second annual “World’s Largest Swimming Lesson” is on Thursday, June 20th from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Florence Aquatic Center. The event is a national movement to raise awareness of teaching children ...

6Jun '19

Lap Swim at Aquatic Center

June 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Two daily sessions of Adult Lap Swim are offered at the Florence Aquatic Center Tuesdays through Fridays from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Evening sessions are Tuesdays through Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ...

23May '19

Senior Center Closure

May 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

The Dorothy Nolan Senior Center will be closed on Wednesday, May 29th and Thursday, May 30th to accommodate the installation of a new floor. The center will reopen on Friday,  May 31st at 8:00 a.m.

16May '19

Dive-In Movie at Aquatic Center

May 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Hotel Transylvania 3 – Summer Vacation will be shown in the comfortable and cooling confines of the Florence Aquatic Center on Friday, May 31st. The movie begins at sundown, approximately 7:30 p.m. The aquatic center ...

9May '19

2019 Swim Season Summary

May 9th, 2019|0 Comments

What better way to cool off from the summer heat than a visit to the Florence Aquatic Center? The open swim season begins on Saturday, May 25th. The open swim hours are Tuesdays through Thursdays ...

2May '19

Summer Kids Club Registration Open

May 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

The end of school is fast approaching which signals Florence Community Services Department’s annual Summer Kids Club. The program is open to children entering kindergarten through sixth grade and includes a variety of activities. Those ...

25Apr '19

Medical Equipment Loan Program

April 25th, 2019|0 Comments

The Medical Equipment Loan program provides the community necessary equipment on a temporary basis. The free program, offered by Florence Community Services includes wheelchairs, walkers and other similar equipment at the Florence Fitness Center, 133 ...

4Apr '19

Open Studio Tuesday

April 4th, 2019|0 Comments

The Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Open Studio is on Tuesday, April 16th from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street.   Artists are welcome to bring their ...

4Apr '19

Movie in the Park

April 4th, 2019|0 Comments

An ideal way to enjoy the warmer spring weather is to attend Florence Community Service’s Movie-in-the-Park on Saturday, April 27th. The movie, Coco is a popular Disney Pixar and will be shown at the Florence ...

29Mar '19

Open Studio on Tuesday

March 29th, 2019|0 Comments

The Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Open Studio is on Tuesday, April 2nd from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street.   Artists are welcome to bring their ...

21Mar '19

‘50s Sock Hop for Seniors

March 21st, 2019|0 Comments

The Dorothy Nolan Senior and the Florence Teen Council are offering a ‘50s Sock Hop on Thursday, April 4th from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., for seniors.   Music, hamburgers and root beer floats will be ...

21Mar '19

Eggstravaganza 2019

March 21st, 2019|0 Comments

Our warmer spring weather means Florence Community Services Department’s annual Eggstravaganza is almost here. This year’s event is on Saturday, April 13th from 9:00 a.m. to Noon at Heritage Park. The Pinal County Mounted Posse ...

7Mar '19

Medical Equipment Loan Program

March 7th, 2019|0 Comments

The Medical Equipment Loan program provides necessary equipment on a temporary basis. The free program, offered by Florence Community Services includes wheelchairs, walkers and other similar equipment at the Florence Fitness Center, 133 N. Main ...

27Feb '19

Fine Arts for Teens

February 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Florence teens are encouraged to register for a free Fine Art for Teens class on Friday, March 22nd at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street. Instructors will teach teens from 12 years ...

21Feb '19

Kite Festival

February 21st, 2019|0 Comments

An afternoon of kite building and flying await all who participate in the Family Kite Festival on Saturday, March 9th from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Florence Community Services Department and the Arts and Culture ...

21Feb '19

Road to Country Thunder

February 21st, 2019|0 Comments

The fifth annual Road to Country Thunder music spectacular is on Saturday, April 6th and will feature three country artists: Ryan and the Renegades, Austin Burke and Harry Luge, Jr. The event starts at 5:00 ...

15Feb '19

Concert in the Park

February 15th, 2019|0 Comments

The final Friday Concert in the Park is on February 22nd at Padilla Park.  A local band, 10th and Main is a classic rock and country band and will perform from 5:15 p.m. to 7:00 ...

7Feb '19

Concert in the Park

February 7th, 2019|0 Comments

The third in a series of Friday Concerts in the Park is Friday, February 15th at Padilla Park. Rusted Spurs West is a cowboy western swing trio and will perform from 5:15 p.m. to 7:00 ...

7Feb '19

Community Kickball Game

February 7th, 2019|0 Comments

People of all ages are invited to a Fun in the Park Community Kickball Game on Friday, March 8th at Heritage Park.  Check-in begins at 5:15 p.m. and the games begin at 5:30 p.m.  Food, ...

7Feb '19

Open Studio

February 7th, 2019|0 Comments

The Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Open Studio is on Tuesday, February 19th from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street.   Artists are welcome to bring their ...

7Feb '19

Aquatics Job Applications Accepted

February 7th, 2019|0 Comments

Those interested in working this summer at the Florence Aquatic Center, are encouraged to submit applications immediately.  In addition to employing a pool manager, head guards, lifeguards, swim instructors and cashiers, Florence Community Services Department ...

31Jan '19

Teen Council Cupid Ball Dance

January 31st, 2019|0 Comments

Middle school singles and couples are invited to attend the Florence Teen Council’s Cupid’s Ball Dance on Friday, February 15th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Florence Community Center.  Music, concessions, free photo ...

31Jan '19

Pooch Party

January 31st, 2019|0 Comments

This year’s annual Pooch Party is at the Central Bark Park on Saturday, February 23rd from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  The Bark Park is just east of the Dorothy Nolan Senior Center and north ...

31Jan '19

Teen Symposium

January 31st, 2019|0 Comments

The Florence Teen Council and Community Services Department are presenting the third annual Teen Leadership Symposium on Saturday, February 23rd at the Library and Community Center.  The free event, held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 ...

24Jan '19

Aquatics Job Applications Accepted

January 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Those interested in working this summer at the Florence Aquatic Center, are encouraged to submit applications immediately.  In addition to employing a pool manager, head guards, lifeguards, swim instructors and cashiers, Florence Community Services Department ...

24Jan '19

Open Studio for Artists

January 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Local artists can attend Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Open Studio on Tuesday, February 5th from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street.   Artists are welcome to ...

24Jan '19

Yoga Class Registration Open

January 24th, 2019|0 Comments

If you wish to build strength, reduce stress and rejuvenate your body, register now for Yoga classes offered by Florence Community Services Department.  The hour-long classes are in February and March at the Florence Community ...

17Jan '19

Drum Circle

January 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Area musicians are invited to the Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Drum Circle on Saturday, January 26th from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Jacob Suter House, 270 N. Pinal Street.  The drum ...

17Jan '19

Father Daughter Dance

January 17th, 2019|0 Comments

The annual Father Daughter Red Carpet Dance is on Friday, February 8th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Community Center.  The event, presented by Florence Community Services, is only $14 per person. Pre-registration ...

10Jan '19

Senior Center Fundraiser

January 10th, 2019|0 Comments

A fundraiser to benefit the local Meals on Wheels program is on Wednesday, January 23rd at the Dorothy Nolan Senior Center.  Biscuits and gravy will be served from 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. for only ...

10Jan '19

Concerts in the Park

January 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Music under the stars returns to Padilla Park when Florence Community Services presents its Concerts in the Park series.  Every Friday night in February beginning February 1st, will feature a different performer from 5:15 p.m. ...

10Jan '19

Main Street Mural Artists Needed

January 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Florence Arts and Culture Commission needs artists to help design and paint a mural on Main Street in historic downtown.  Interested volunteer artists will begin meeting with commission members in February to design and create ...

9Jan '19

Aquatics Job Fair on Thursday

January 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Those interested in working this summer at the Florence Aquatic Center, should attend Thursday’s (January 10th) Job Fair from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Florence Library and Community Center.  Job opportunities, expectations and ...

8Jan '19

Upcoming 1st Street Construction

January 8th, 2019|0 Comments

The Town of Florence Public Works Department will begin its Capital Improvement Project (CIP) (Project #T-60) along 1st Street from Main Street to SR 79, beginning January 21, 2019. This project will include the complete ...

31Dec '18

Open Studio Tuesday

December 31st, 2018|0 Comments

The Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Open Studio is on Tuesday, January 15th from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street.   Artists are welcome to bring their ...

31Dec '18

Mother & Son Dance

December 31st, 2018|0 Comments

It will soon be time for the fifth annual Mother/Son Red Carpet Dinner and Dance. The event is on Friday, January 18th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at the Library and Community Center.  Cost ...

20Dec '18

Fine Arts for Teens

December 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Florence teens are encouraged to register for a free Fine Art for Teens class on Friday, January 4th at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street.  Instructors will teach teens from 12 years ...

20Dec '18

Aquatics Job Fair

December 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Those interested in working at the aquatics center next summer, should attend the Aquatics Job Fair on Thursday, January 10th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Florence Library and Community Center.  Job opportunities, ...

13Dec '18

Home Tour Volunteers Needed

December 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Local citizens are needed to serve as volunteers at the 34th Annual Florence Historic Home Tour on Saturday, February 9, 2019.  Volunteers will serve as hosts at each of the homes on the tour.  The ...

7Dec '18

Drum Circle

December 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Area musicians are invited to the Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Drum Circle on Saturday, December 22nd from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Jacob Suter House, 270 N. Pinal Street.  The drum ...

7Dec '18

Winter Pickleball Classes Beginning Soon

December 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Register now for Florence Community Services Department’s winter Pickleball Lessons offered on four consecutive Tuesdays, from January 8th through the 29th.  Classes are designed to improve the skill level from beginners to advanced players. Class ...

29Nov '18

Third Annual Holiday Hoedown

November 29th, 2018|0 Comments

The third annual Holiday Hoedown is Thursday, December 13th from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Florence Community Center. Designed for seniors, 55 years and older, the event includes music, dancing, food and fun.  ...

29Nov '18

First Aid Class

November 29th, 2018|0 Comments

The final in a series of First Aid classes offered by the Florence Community Services Department is on Saturday, December 15th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The class is in the Florence Community Center ...

26Nov '18

Home Tour Volunteers Needed

November 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Volunteers are needed to assist with the 34th Annual Florence Historic Home Tour.   The event showcases historic homes in the community on Saturday, February 9, 2019.  Volunteers are needed to serve as hosts at each ...

15Nov '18

Drum Circle

November 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Area musicians are invited to the Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Drum Circle on Saturday, November 24th from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Jacob Suter House, 270 N. Pinal Street.  The drum ...

15Nov '18

CPR Class

November 15th, 2018|0 Comments

The next CPR class, offered by Florence Community Services Department is on Saturday, December 1st from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Florence Community Center, 778 N. Main Street.  Fees are a $10 deposit ...

15Nov '18

Aquatics Job Fair

November 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Those interested in working at the aquatics center next summer, should attend the Aquatics Job Fair on Tuesday, December 11th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Florence Library and Community Center. This event ...

8Nov '18

Veteran’s Memorial Donations

November 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Donations for the Town’s first Veteran’s Memorial are now being accepted.  The idea for a memorial was conceived by local veterans with the support of Councilmember John Anderson.  The memorial’s site selection and other details ...

8Nov '18

Youth Commission Applications

November 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Applications to serve on Florence’s first Youth Commission are still being accepted. The Town of Florence is seeking 14 to 18-year-olds to apply for the newly created Florence Youth Commission.   Selected Florence resident applicants will ...

8Nov '18

Christmas on Main

November 8th, 2018|0 Comments

The annual Christmas on Main holiday festival is on Friday, December 7th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  A variety of activities will be offered including holiday crafts, food vendors, music, Gingerbread House Contest and ...

8Nov '18

Breakfast with Santa

November 8th, 2018|0 Comments

The second annual Breakfast with Santa is on Saturday, December 8th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Library and Community Center, 778 N. Main Street.  The cost is only $5 per person and ...

25Oct '18

Youth Commission Applications

October 25th, 2018|0 Comments

The Town of Florence is seeking 14 to 18-year-old applicants for the newly created Florence Youth Commission.   Selected Florence resident applicants will represent youth interests and act as a direct voice to Town staff and ...

25Oct '18

Open Studio

October 25th, 2018|0 Comments

The next Open Studio is on Tuesday, November 6th from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street.   Artists are welcome to bring their own materials to this creative ...

25Oct '18

Junior Parada Parade

October 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Tradition will be on display at the annual Junior Parada Parade and Rodeo.  The parade begins on Saturday, November 24th at 10:00 a.m. along historic downtown Main Street and will feature a variety of floats ...

18Oct '18

Pickleball Lessons

October 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Fall Pickleball lessons are offered by Florence Community Services on four consecutive Tuesdays, from November 6th through the 27th.  Classes are designed to improve the skill level from beginners to advanced players. Class times are ...

11Oct '18

Drum Circle

October 11th, 2018|0 Comments

The Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Drum Circle is Saturday, October 27th from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Jacob Suter House, 270 N. Pinal Street.  The drum circle is a group of ...

11Oct '18

Poston Butte Trail Closure

October 11th, 2018|0 Comments

The Poston Butte Preserve Summit Trial will close for maintenance from Tuesday, November 6th to Friday, November 9th and again from November 14th to November 21st.  The Town has secured the services of crews from ...

5Oct '18

Youth Commission Applications

October 5th, 2018|0 Comments

The Florence Youth Commission, which was recently approved by Town Council, is still accepting applications from 14 to 18-year-old Florence residents.  Selected applicants will represent youth interests and be a direct voice to Town staff ...

5Oct '18

Youth Scholarships Available

October 5th, 2018|0 Comments

The Town of Florence’s Youth Scholarship Program assists eligible Florence families by providing financial assistance to youth, 17 years and under.  The program is applicable to only Florence Community Services Department’s recreation and aquatics programs ...

5Oct '18

First Aid Classes

October 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Valuable First Aid Classes are offered by the Florence Community Services Department.  Classes are on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Florence Community Center, 778 N. Main Street.  Fees are a $10 ...

5Oct '18

Haunted House at Fright Fest

October 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Halloween isn’t complete without a haunted house, so the Florence Teen Council will turn the American Legion building into a cavern of scary fun on Wednesday, October 31st starting at 5:30 p.m.  Admission is only ...

5Oct '18

Halloween “Fright Fest”

October 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Little ghosts, goblins and witches will roam downtown Florence on Halloween night, 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 Street.  ...

27Sep '18

Active Transportation Plan Survey

September 27th, 2018|0 Comments

The Florence community is invited and encouraged to complete a survey to help create an Active Transportation Plan.  The plan will analyze bicycle and pedestrian traffic along with the connectivity between destinations throughout Florence.  Once ...

20Sep '18

Candy Drive for Halloween Fright Fest

September 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Bags of wrapped candy are requested to supplement the annual Halloween Fright Fest on Wednesday, October 31st.  The Community Services Department welcomes donations of wrapped candy to distribute at Fright Fest. Donations may be dropped ...

13Sep '18

Fall Fun Intersession Registration

September 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Registration for the popular Fall Fun Intersession recreation program is now being accepted.  The program runs two weeks, from September 24 through October 5 and is designed for children in kindergarten through 6th grade.  The ...

13Sep '18

Over-Seeding Schedule at Town Parks

September 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Now that the fall temperatures have cooled, Florence Community Services Parks Maintenance will over-seed certain Town parks to create lush, green grass during the winter months.  Preparations for the over-seeding process, begin weeks before the ...

13Sep '18

Junior NBA Registration Open

September 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Bouncing basketballs will soon echo off gym floors which means it’s time to register for the annual Junior NBA Youth Basketball League which begins league play in November.  Boys and girls ages five to 14 ...

13Sep '18

Movie in the Park – Coco

September 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Florence Community Services Department’s Movies-in-the-Park series resumes on Saturday, October 13th when it presents the movie, Coco a popular Disney Pixar at the Florence Aquatic Center multi-purpose fields.  The movie begins at 6:30 p.m. so ...

6Sep '18

Medical Equipment Loan Program

September 6th, 2018|0 Comments

The Medical Equipment Loan program provides the community necessary equipment on a temporary basis.  The free program, offered by Florence Community Services includes wheelchairs, walkers and other similar equipment at the Florence Fitness Center, 133 ...

6Sep '18

CPR and First Aid Classes

September 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Florence Community Services will offer a series of live saving CPR and First Aid classes from October through December.  All classes are on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Florence Community Center, ...

23Aug '18

Star Gazing into Fall

August 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

The recreation and library divisions have partnered to offer an in-depth look into the sky on Saturday, September 22nd.   Star Gazing into Fall will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Florence ...

22Aug '18

Library Storytime Resumes Sept. 4

August 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Family Storytime resumes at the Florence Community Library on Tuesday, September 4 at 10:30 am. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join Ms. Gloria and other guest readers for 30 minutes ...

16Aug '18

Zumba Fitness Classes

August 16th, 2018|0 Comments

The Florence Community Center hosts Zumba Fitness Classes every Monday from September 10th to October 29 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Designed for ages 16 years and up, fees are as follows:  $8.00 per ...

14Aug '18

Junior High Lock-In Event

August 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Junior High Lock-In     Florence Community Services and the Florence Teen Council are offering a Junior High Lock-In event on Friday, August 24th to August 25th.  This event features games, prizes, movies, food and fun ...

2Aug '18

Hunter Education Class

August 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Florence Community Services Department has partnered with Arizona Game and Fish to offer a Hunter Education Class from Tuesday, August 14 to Saturday, August 18 in the Community Center at 778 N. Main Street.  The ...

26Jul '18

Water/Ways Story Deadline Extended!

July 26th, 2018|0 Comments

The Florence Community Library is extending the deadline for Water/Ways Stories. You now have the rest of the year to turn in your story to become part of the upcoming Smithsonian exhibition!   Water/Ways, a ...

12Jul '18

Iddie Biddie Kiddies

July 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Children three to five years old are eligible for Iddie Biddie Kiddies.  Participants learn the alphabet, numbers, shapes, and socialization along with many other fun and educational skills.  The program is held Tuesdays and Thursdays ...

25Jun '18

July is Parks and Recreation Month

June 25th, 2018|0 Comments

At the June 18th Town Council meeting, Mayor Tara Walter read a proclamation declaring July as Parks and Recreation Month in Florence.  While the community services department offers programs and events year ‘round, it’s important ...

21Jun '18

Fine Art for Teens Class

June 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Florence teens are encouraged to register for a free Fine Art for Teens class on Friday, June 29th at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street.  Instructors will teach teens from 12 years ...

12Jun '18

World’s Largest Swimming Lesson

June 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Florence Community Services Department is supporting the nation-wide event titled, the “World’s Largest Swimming Lesson” on Thursday, June 21st at the aquatic center.  The event is a national movement to convince the public of the ...

7Jun '18

Dive-In Movie

June 7th, 2018|0 Comments

The award-winning movie, Sandlot is the next dive-in movie at the Florence Aquatic Center on Friday, June 15th.  The movie begins at sundown, approximately 7:30 p.m.  The aquatic center opens at 6:00 p.m. with admission ...

6Jun '18

Library ComiCon: Saturday, June 23

June 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Calling superheroes, zombies, witches, wizards, and aliens of all ages! Saturday, June 23, the library will hold its second Florence Community Library ComiCon, with a host of activities that are free and open to the ...

31May '18

Dive-In Movie

May 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Florence Community Services Department’s next dive-in movie is at Florence Aquatic Center on Friday, June 15th.  The movie, Sandlot begins at sundown, approximately 7:30 p.m.  The aquatic center opens at 6:00 p.m. with admission only ...

31May '18

Fine Art for Teens

May 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Florence teens are encouraged to register for free Fine Art for Teens classes on Fridays, June 15th and 29th at the Suter House, located at 270 N. Pinal Street.  A partnership between the Town of ...

24May '18

Senior Lap Swim

May 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Seniors 55 years and over can enjoy Senior Lap Swim beginning June 5th, Tuesdays through Fridays from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. at the Florence Aquatic Center. The fee is $4.00.  The center is located ...

24May '18

Aqua Aerobics and Aqua Zumba

May 24th, 2018|0 Comments

The popular exercise classes, Aqua Aerobics and Zumba return for the summer at the Florence Aquatic Center.  Three sessions of each are offered beginning June 12th, Mondays and Wednesdays for six classes.  Aerobics is from ...

17May '18

Movie in the Park

May 17th, 2018|0 Comments

The next Movie in the Park is in the Florence Aquatic Center on Friday, June 1st.  The movie, Despicable Me 3, begins at sundown, approximately 7:30 p.m.  The aquatic center opens at 6:00 p.m. with ...

10May '18

Summer Kids Club

May 10th, 2018|0 Comments

The end of school is fast approaching which signals Florence Community Services Department’s annual Summer Kids Club.  The program is open to children entering kindergarten through sixth grade and includes a variety of activities.  Those ...

10May '18

Summer Swim Lessons

May 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Register now for the 2018 summer swim lessons.  Three sessions are offered this summer with the first one running from Tuesday, June 5th to Thursday, June 14th.  All levels and abilities including morning and evening ...

3May '18

Movie in the Park Rescheduled

May 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

High winds forced the cancellation of our movie-in-the-park last month, but it is rescheduled for Friday, May 11th at the Florence Aquatic Center multi-purpose fields.  The movie, Despicable Me 3, begins at sundown, approximately 7:30 ...

30Apr '18

Day Camp Continues

April 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Because of the continued indefinite closing of local schools, Florence Community Services Department will continue to offer its recreation day camp for children in kindergarten through the 6th grade. The day camp is from 7:30 ...

27Apr '18

Monday Day Camp Program

April 27th, 2018|0 Comments

In anticipation of the local schools being closed on Monday, April 30th, Florence Community Services Department is again offering another recreation day camp for children in kindergarten through the 6th grade. The day camp is ...

13Apr '18

2018 Summer Swim Season

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Summer Safety and Family Resource Day kicks off the 2018 season opening of the Florence Aquatic Center on Saturday, May 26th from noon to 5:00 p.m. Family and health resource vendors will be present and ...

29Mar '18

Teen Leadership Symposium

March 29th, 2018|0 Comments

The Florence Teen Council and Community Services Department are excited to announce the second annual Teen Leadership Symposium on Thursday, April 19th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Florence Library and Community Center. ...

29Mar '18

National Dog Park Day

March 29th, 2018|0 Comments

The Community Services Department, in conjunction with PetSafe, invites all Florence dog owners to the Central Bark Park at 200 E. 8th Street on Saturday, May 5th in observance of National Dog Park Day. The ...

29Mar '18

Splash-N-Dash Junior Biathlon

March 29th, 2018|0 Comments

Florence Community Services Department has planned a unique and challenging event for elementary students through adults. The first Splash-N-Dash Junior Biathlon will be held on Saturday, May 12th from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at ...

28Mar '18

Library Book Club: Wed., April 4

March 28th, 2018|0 Comments

The Florence Community Library invites you to its next Book Club meeting!   Come to the library and community center Wednesday, April 4, at 6:00 pm, for lively discussion with a friendly group of readers!  ...

27Mar '18

Candidate Packets Available

March 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Candidate Packets are available for the 2018 Florence Town Council Election. Florence residents interested in running for Town Council can pick up a candidate packet from the Town Clerk’s Office beginning March 6, 2018. The ...

16Mar '18

Saturday Drum Circle

March 16th, 2018|0 Comments

The Arts and Culture Commission’s next Drum Circle is Saturday, March 24, 2018. Presented by Florence Community Services, the event is held from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Jacob Suter House, 270 N. ...

16Mar '18

Senior Center Events

March 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Staff and volunteers at the Dorothy Nolan Senior Center invite seniors to attend three upcoming events: a Faux Painting Class, the Wild Horse, Burro and Fish Farm Tour and an Easter Party. The Wild Horse ...

1Mar '18

Day Hike at Catalina State Park

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Come join the Florence Community Services Department’s adventure at Catalina State Park in Tucson. This excursion is to hike the Romero Canyon Trail to the Romero Canyon Pools. This scenic hike is on Saturday, March ...

1Mar '18

Senior Center Events

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Staff and volunteers at the Dorothy Nolan Senior Center invite seniors to attend two upcoming events: the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Safe Driving Class and the annual St. Patty’s Day Party. The 55 ...

22Feb '18

Annual Easter Eggstravaganza

February 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

The annual Easter Eggstravaganza is on Saturday, March 24th from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Heritage Park. The event features a pancake breakfast, egg hunt, visit from “Hip Hop,” the Easter Bunny and food ...

22Feb '18

Road to Country Thunder 2018

February 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

The performance line-up is set for the fourth annual Road to Country Thunder music spectacular. The event is on Saturday, March 31, 2018 and will feature four country artists: Donny Grubb, Tom Wagner, A Boy ...