City Seeks Summer Help for Parks Programs and Facilities

Article Contributed by Jamestown Parks, Recreation & Conservation Department Due to the recent increases in the state minimum wage and competition in the local job market, the City of Jamestown will be paying $10.75 per hour to temporary summer workers in the Public Works and Parks, Recreation, and Conservation Departments. Both departments are still seeking […]

With the coming of spring, Audubon Community Nature Center will welcome as many as 4,500 students from schools in Chautauqua and Warren Counties. The only requirements for volunteers to lead them on Discovery Walks are a love of the outdoors, an interest in inspiring children, and a willingness to learn. Audubon will provide the training, and the experience will be its own reward.

With the coming of spring, Audubon Community Nature Center will welcome as many as 4,500 students from schools in Chautauqua and Warren Counties. The only requirements for volunteers to lead them on Discovery Walks are a love of the outdoors, an interest in inspiring children, and a willingness to learn. Audubon will provide the training, and the experience will be its own reward.

Article Contributed by Jamestown Department of Parks, Recreation & Conservation The City Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department would like to announce sign-ups for the City Recreation Youth Baseball League will take place Tuesday, March 20th from 4:30 –6:30 p.m. in the lobby of City Hall. The program is open to youth ages 7 to 12 […]

2018 Softball League Informational Meeting Dates Announced

2018 Softball League Informational Meeting Dates Announced

Article Contributed by Jamestown Parks, Recreation & Conservation Department The City Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department has announced the informational meetings for the 2018 softball leagues: Modified League: Wednesday, February 7, 6:00 p.m. Co-Ed League: Wednesday, February 7, 6:15 p.m. City Slo-Pitch League: Wednesday, February 7, 6:30 p.m. All meetings will be held in the […]

City to Present Softball Trophies and Hold Post-Season Meeting for the Sunday Slo-Pitch League

Article Contributed by Jamestown Parks, Recreation & Conservation Department The Jamestown Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department will hold a City Softball Trophy Presentation event at 6:00 p.m., Thursday, October 19 in the Police Training Room on the fourth floor of City Hall. City Softball Teams that are eligible for a trophy should send a representative […]

The City of Jamestown Announces the 38th Annual Labor Day Festival

The City of Jamestown Announces the 38th Annual Labor Day Festival

Article Contributed by Jamestown Department of Parks, Recreation & Conservation Mayor Sam Teresi and the Labor Day Festival Committee have announced that the 38th Annual Greater Jamestown Labor Day Festival will be held Sunday, September 3, 2017, from noon until 9:00 p.m. at Bergman Park. The Greater Jamestown Labor Day Festival is a community celebration […]

Arts & Craft Vendor Spaces Still Available for Jamestown Labor Day Festival

Arts & Craft Vendor Spaces Still Available for Jamestown Labor Day Festival

Article Contributed by Jamestown Department of Parks, Recreation & Conservation The City of Jamestown Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department has announced that there are still arts and crafts vendor spaces available for the 2017 Labor Day Festival. Spaces may be rented for $45.00 each and only hand-crafted items made by the vendor may be sold. […]

Panzarella Island Park, Riverwalk Sections Closed During Construction

Panzarella Island Park, Riverwalk Sections Closed During Construction

Article Contributed by City of Jamestown Parks, Recreation & Conservation Department The City of Jamestown Parks, Recreation & Conservation Department announces that due to construction, Panzarella Park and the north and south trails of the Greater Jamestown Riverwalk in the Central Business District are closed until further notice. Union Concrete & Construction Corp., West Seneca, […]

Municipal Band to Perform “Italian Heritage” Program at Bandshell

Municipal Band to Perform “Italian Heritage” Program at Bandshell

Article Contributed by Jamestown Department of Parks, Recreation, & Conservation The City Summer Bandshell Concert series will feature the Jamestown Municipal Band as directed by Rick Lundquist at 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 28. The free concert series is held at the Goranson Bandshell in Allen Park. This week’s concert theme is “Italian Heritage.” Additional concerts […]

City Historical Marker Dedicated at Allen Park

City Historical Marker Dedicated at Allen Park

Article Contributed by Jamestown Parks, Recreation & Conservation Department The city of Jamestown recently dedicated its 74th historical marker which recognizes Allen Park. The dedication opened the first concert of the season by the Jamestown Municipal Band. The initial park property was donated by Virginia Allen, with the City accepting the original deed on October […]

Allen Park Construction Notice

Allen Park Construction Notice

Article Contributed by Jamestown Department of Parks, Recreation & Conservation The City of Jamestown Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department announces that due to construction, the area of Allen Park along the gully, on the north side of West Virginia Boulevard, that includes the large pavilion, kitchen, playground equipment, and barbecue building will not be accessible […]

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