Articles tagged with: Island Rec

Maddie Ovenell New Island Rec Director

Written on August 8, 2015 at 1:35 am, by

Island Rec’s Board of Com­mis­sion­ers is pleased to announce that Mad­die Ovenell has been select­ed as the new Direc­tor for Island Rec. The hir­ing com­mit­tee received many appli­ca­tions from across the coun­try and after con­duct­ing inter­views the first week of August, the board unan­i­mous­ly agreed that Ovenell was the right per­son for the job. Ovenell brings  Con­tin­ue Reading

Lots of cake — Happy Birthday, Island Rec!

Written on July 31, 2009 at 11:19 am, by

Music on the Lawn was espe­cial­ly sweet his week, as Island Rec cel­e­brat­ed its 25th anniver­sary with a cake con­test — here’s more from Direc­tor Sal­ly Thom­sen: Cake Bak­ing and Cake Dec­o­rat­ing Con­test win­ners’ announced!  Island Rec cel­e­brat­ed its 25th anniver­sary of Peo­ple, Parks and Pro­gram at its free sum­mer con­cert series, Music on the  Con­tin­ue Reading

The Children’s Festival — one of the best ever!

Written on May 3, 2009 at 12:01 am, by

One of the great things about going to the Chil­dren’s Fes­ti­val is…ya nev­er want to leave. There is so much to see and do there — so Josie and I shot a bunch of pic­tures and made a 80-pho­­to port­fo­lio (click here) so you could get the idea (if you weren’t there) and so you  Con­tin­ue Reading

The Children’s Festival — one of the best ever!

Written on May 3, 2009 at 12:01 am, by

One of the great things about going to the Chil­dren’s Fes­ti­val is…ya nev­er want to leave. There is so much to see and do there — so Josie and I shot a bunch of pic­tures and made a 80-pho­­to port­fo­lio (click here) so you could get the idea (if you weren’t there) and so you  Con­tin­ue Reading

Easter eggs in the dark.…

Written on April 11, 2009 at 2:51 am, by

Abby at Island Rec asked me to tell you to bring extra bat­ter­ies: Hi Ian! Just want­ed to remind you that this Sat­ur­day is Island Rec’s Teen Flash­light East­er Egg Hunt! 8:30pm at the High School Track. Bring a flash­light and a bag to car­ry all your good­ies home in. This is open to all  Con­tin­ue Reading

Getting sports back in the schools.…

Written on March 12, 2009 at 3:41 pm, by

Just received this note from schools super­in­ten­dent Michael Soltman.…as you know, the school board cut the fund­ing for school-fund­ed sports last week. Now, the schools are look­ing for anoth­er enti­ty to work with on this, so they’re get­ting a cam­paign ready to reach their goals, with Island Rec. Here’s more: Island Rec and SJISD Announce  Con­tin­ue Reading