parks

Rocklin Parks and Recreation activities and more

ROCKLIN PARKS AND RECREATION The following activities are being offered by Rocklin Parks and Recreation. For more information visit rocklin.ca.us online or in person at 5460 5th S ...

Community Service Day spruces up Rocklin

The city of Rocklin got a bit more beautiful over the weekend with the help of volunteers taking part in the fourth annual Rocklin Community Service Day. Paths were built. Trees ...

Residents plant 375 trees, shrubs in community

An army of volunteers from around the community braved the rain Saturday to dig, mulch and plant trees around Rocklin. The third annual Community Service Day saw its biggest turnou ...

Rocklin Community Service Day coming Oct. 23

Grab your garden gloves and shovel and help spruce up Rocklin’s parks. The third annual Rocklin Community Service Day will be held at 8 a.m. Oct. 23 at various parks. Rocklin ...

Soccer club raises money for Rocklin parks

At a time when the city of Rocklin is facing layoffs and a challenges with park improvements, a local soccer club has stepped up to help. The Rocklin Youth Soccer Club presented ...

Parks provide safe play area

The National Recreation and Park Association has declared July National Parks and Recreation Month. Let’s celebrate by voting Yes on Measure A for our local parks.  Our parks pr ...

No increases with Measure A

As a co-chair of the grass-roots group Rocklin Citizens for Quality Parks, I would like to thank The Placer Herald for its support of Measure A (“Commitment to parks should be ...

Ensure parks are safe, green

In a recent Placer Herald article (July 16), someone I’m told who doesn’t live in Rocklin (Mr. Tom Hudson) objected to our city continuing an annual park maintenance fee that h ...

Parks offer tons of amenities

How often does the common person have the ability to make a difference in their community? Rocklin will have just that opportunity by supporting Measure A and voting for Rocklin ...

Mail in Measure A votes early

A recent story may have inadvertently confused readers about Measure A for park funding. The story stated the day of the election as Aug. 25. Whereas, this is technically correct, ...

City water parks soak plenty of fans

For more photos: Get ready for the heatRocklin’s Memorial Park may be small, but its water features sure do have huge fans. “Every year that we have gone here, there&rs ...

Volunteers, saplings make for successful day of service

Saturday morning’s cool air could not diminish the enthusiasm of the more than 150 Rocklin citizens who turned out for the first Community Service Day at five Rocklin parks. By ...