Parks and Recreation2018-09-27T11:56:17+00:00

Community Services Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Florence Parks and Recreation Department is to provide programs, services and facilities that enrich the quality of life for all residents.

 

Vision Statement

The Town of Florence, Arizona has a rich and diverse history while serving as the county seat for Pinal County.  Florence Parks and Recreation Department recognizes the town’s heritage and emergence as a regional leader, and embraces our role in providing quality of life experiences for our citizens and visitors.  We will continue to provide quality, affordable programming and events, as well as picture perfect parks and other park and recreation facilities.  The Department will provide complete recreation centers, new and expanded parks and safe, developed trails.  Parks and Recreation will continue to be a major partner in tourism opportunities as well as economic and cultural prospects.

 

Values

Exceptional Customer Service

Professionalism

Partnerships

Health and Wellness

Quality

Fun!

History

Integrity

Activity Guide 2018
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The Before and After the Bell Program will open for the 2018-2019 school year on Wednesday July 18th at 6:30 a.m.

Our program follows the Florence School District Calendar. When school is closed, the program is also closed. We also offer an Intersession Program during Fall, Spring and Summer for an additional fee.

Anthem K-8 Program is located inside of the K-8 in the choir room directly across from the front office. This room is accessible from the inside and outside of the school. Program staff will pick up kids in Kindergarten to 2nd grade. The rest of the kids will meet at the program room directly after school, if not already specified to staff.

Florence K-8 Program is located at the older, lower campus of the school. The room numbers are 13 and 14. You can access the program from Orlando Street, and turn into the lower campus area, just past the gym. Program staff will pick up kids in Kindergarten to 2nd grade. The rest of the kids will meet at the program room directly after school, if not already specified to staff.

The fee for the Before and After the Bell Program is $55.00 per month for residents of Florence and $69.00 per month for non-residents. The registration fee and necessary form must be completed prior to your child attending the program.

Registration Form
Parent-Child Information Form

Special Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Activities

Florence Makes a Difference

October 27 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 am

Florence Makes a Difference Day committee will choose approximately five projects for volunteers in the community to participate in. Participants will receive their assignment and assist with items such as cleaning, painting, picking up trash, […]

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Drum Circle

October 27 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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 […]

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Halloween Fright Fest

October 31 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Fright Fest is a fun, and safe alternative for your family to enjoy Halloween evening. Local businesses and organizations create various backyard carnival style games, decorated trunk spaces, pumpkin carving contest and a costume […]

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CPR Class

November 3 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

The next CPR class, offered by Florence Community Services Department is on Saturday, November 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Florence Community Center, 778 N. Main Street.  Fees are a $10 deposit […]

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Pony Express Rides into Florence

November 10 @ 12:00 pm

Florence residents can get a taste of the old west when Pony Express riders arrive at Town Hall on Saturday, November 10 at noon.  Prior to their arrival, Florence residents can place stamped mail into […]

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News

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 ...

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Office Location

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Address:
778 N. Main Street
PO Box 2670
Florence, AZ 85132

Phone: 520-868-7589
Fax: 520-868-7591
Hours:
Monday – Friday: 8 am – 5 pm

Fitness Center Location

Equipment at the Fitness Center includes treadmills, recumbent bikes, weight machines,  arc trainers, warm-up/stretch machines and free weights.

Contact Us

Address:
133 N. Main Street
PO Box 2670
Florence, AZ 85132

Phone: 520-868-7587
Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 5 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday: 5 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday: 6 a.m. – 12 p.m.