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Update from Sarasota County Parks 5/26

Post Date:05/26/2020 5:44 PM

Below is an update from Sarasota County concerning summer camps, indoor reservations, courts/outdoor spaces, and athletic fields/leagues:

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βœ… Online and drop-off registrations for both specialty and day camp programs will open June 8.
βœ… Five weekly summer camp sessions will begin June 29.
🚩 Specialty camps scheduled June 1 through June 28 are canceled.
βœ… A sixth week of camp will be offered at Colonial Oaks and Woodmere Park from Aug. 3-7 (pending registrations and staff availability).

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βœ… All indoor reservations canceled through June 14. This includes the Venice Community Center.
βœ… Reservations at Laurel Park, Longwood Park, and Bee Ridge Park from June 1 through Aug. 9 are canceled due to summer camps. 
βœ… Reservations at Colonial Oaks Park and Woodmere Park from June 1 through Aug. 16 are canceled due to summer camp programs.

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βœ… Outdoor courts including basketball, volleyball and shuffleboard will reopen May 30. This includes Hecksher Park in Venice. 
🚩 Reservations will not be accepted without a reactivation plan.
βœ… Playgrounds remain closed at this time. 
βœ… Pavilions where available and appropriate, will be opened on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations have been canceled through June 14. 
βœ… All special events and one-time reservations outdoor are canceled through June 14.

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βœ… Tournament play may resume June 14, pending submission/approval of reactivation plans. 
βœ… Local league play and ongoing reservations may resume June 1 with submission/approval of reactivation plans.

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