Parks, Recreation & Forestry
The Parks, Recreation, and Forestry Dept. improves quality of life by providing activities & facilities and preserving the City's natural beauty.
Parks & Facilities
Recreation & Activities
Tom Schrader, Director
2442 Sims Ave.
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Ph: (715) 346-1531
  Office Hours 
Monday - Friday 
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Call for Artists: Peeps Art Exhibit
The Annette & Dale Schuh Riverfront Arts Center is seeking art submissions made with marshmallow Peeps. Entries are due March 19 - 25. $5 Fee per entry. Limit 2 entries per artist. Start collecting your "art supplies" now, but don't eat all of them! More Information & Submission Form
Riverfront Arts Center Class: 8 Steps to Great Photos
March 19 & 26, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm. Instructor: Barbara Smith, BF Smith Images. Fee: $99. Explore 8 Steps to Great Photos, which cover taking control of the camera and learning to see and think like a photographer. All camera types, skill levels welcome. More Information & Registration Form
Riverfront Arts Center Class: Abstracting a Landscape
Sunday, March 22, Noon - 4:00 pm. Registration Deadline: Wednesday, March 18. Instructor: Ann Singsaas. Class Fee: $48. This workshop explores several ways of developing an abstracted landscape using your own photos as reference. All skill levels welcome. More Information & Registration Form
Call for Artists: Cycle Love at Riverfront Arts Center
The Annette & Dale Schuh Riverfront Arts Center is seeking fine art submissions about bicycles, art made from bicycles, or art about cycling culture for an up-coming juried exhibit. Read More

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Iverson Winter Sports OPEN, Goerke Skating OPEN
Iverson Park sled hills, snowboard hill, toboggan runs, and skating rink are OPEN. Goerke skating rinks are OPEN. (Subject to change without notice, depending on conditions.) More Winter Sports Information
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City of Stevens Point, 1515 Strongs Ave., Stevens Point, WI 54481 | Phone 715-346-1569