Work in the Water

  We’re looking for lifeguards and swimming lesson instructors. If you’re interested in teaching people of all ages how to feel comfortable and be safe in the water, we’d like to visit with you. Click here to register for the …
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Final Weekend of Open Gym

  March 7th-8th is the final weekend of Open Gym for the 2014-2015 school year.  The middle school Open Gym locations are closed this weekend due to a volleyball tournament.   To view all elementary school location and times, visit our …
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What ever happened to that plane….

  Yes, the plane that used to be on display in Rosa Young Park in Bismarck. Bismarck Parks and Recreation District gets a call now and then wondering where it went and when. Sadly, our archives nor our staff’s collective …
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About Us

Our Vision

To be the leader and premier provider of public parks, programs, facilities and leisure services.

Our Mission

To work with the community to provide residents and visitors the highest quality parks, programs, facility and event experience.

Core Purpose

To provide affordable and accessible public park and recreation services

Our Values

  • Integrity
  • Teamwork / Cooperation
  • Professionalism
  • Community
  • Diversity
  • Honesty / Accountability
  • Respect