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You're Invited to the first State of the Parks Forum on December 6

State of the Parks

Wednesday, November 9 2022, 3:59 - 4:59 pm

The Fargo Park District invites the public to the community’s first State of the Parks public forum on Tuesday, December 6 at 5:30 pm. The forum will include a report delivered by Fargo Park District Executive Director Dave Leker reflecting on the past year, celebrating the District’s many successes and looking forward to future initiatives. The event will be hosted at the Dakota Medical Foundation, 4141 28th Ave S, Fargo.    

The event is free to the public but does require registration.


There will be a virtual option for those wishing to tune in remotely. The public forum will be streamed via YouTube and the Fargo Park District Facebook page.

The deadline for registration is Tuesday, November 29.  

The public is also urged to submit items of interest and questions via the registration link. A moderator will facilitate a question-and-answer portion of the event using submitted questions with Fargo Park District leadership. 

Expected topics of discussion include the Fargo Parks Sports Complex, Island Park Pool, Yunker Farm Park Master Plan, Island Park Master Plan, recreation programs, and the District’s recent strategic plan and reorganization.

Coffee and light refreshments will be provided.  

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Broadway Square Tree Lighting

Drop In Lower/Novice Hockey

Submitted by bhicks on Tue, 11/15/2022 - 12:15

Cost - $10 per night 

Time - 6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Location - Cornerstone Bank Arena

Drop-in hockey is for novice/lower level players. This is a non-competitive league with no slap shots and no checking. Teams will be divided with the players that are on the ice. If the score gets out of hand or players leave, then teams will be re-divided. Required equipment includes gloves, stick, skates and helmet.

Drop In Lower/Novice Hockey Rules

Submitted by bhicks on Tue, 11/15/2022 - 12:15
  1. All Drop In hockey sessions will take place at Cornerstone Bank Arena, 4404 23rd Ave S.
  2. Before stepping on the ice all skaters must pay the fee ($10/skater, goalies are free), read and understand the rules, and sign in on the waiver sheet. (Please print legibly)
  3. Players are required to have the following equipment: skates, stick, helmet, and hockey gloves. It is recommended that players also wear shin guards, breezers, and elbow pads, as well as a half shield or cage on their helmet.