Republic Parks & Recreation April Fun Guide

Annual Easter Egg Hunt  - Saturday, April 13

Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 13 at J.R. Martin Park! This FREE event begins at 10:00 a.m. and features 10,000 eggs, inflatables, prizes, photos with the Easter Bunny, and more! The egg hunts will be separated into two different age groups with 0-6 year-olds hunting at 10:15 a.m. and 7-12 year-olds at 10:30 a.m. Bring your own Easter basket and arrive early - the egg hunts will begin promptly at their scheduled times.

Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 13

Community Yard Sale - Saturday, April 20

We're having a yard sale! This Community Yard Sale will take place on Saturday, April 20 in the Bervin White Memorial Baseball/Softball Complex parking lot from 7:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Booth spaces (approx. 18' x 18') are available for $15.00 each. Register by April 17! 
Community Yard Sale Saturday, April 20

Opening Night at The Amp - Friday, April 26

This is the Greatest Show! Come one, come all to The Amp on Friday, April 26 as we kick off our 2019 season with The Greatest Showman! Activities begin at 6:00 p.m. and include carnival games, pony rides, inflatables, face painting, a uni-cyclist/juggler to entertain the crowd, a circus-themed photo wall, and more followed by The Greatest Showman on our giant outdoor movie screen at approximately 8:15 p.m. All activities are FREE! Concessions will be available to purchase. Visit for more information on this event and all others scheduled in 2019!

Opening Night at The Amp Friday, April 26

Smallfoot at The Amp - Friday, May 3

Our second event at The Amp this season will be held Friday, May 3. Join us for an evening of activities including a scavenger hunt, games, and crafts before watching Smallfoot on the big screen at 8:20 p.m. Activities are FREE and will begin at 7:00 p.m. Concessions will be available to purchase.

Smallfoot at The Amp May 3

Republic Aquatic Center Program Registration Begins Today

The Republic Aquatic Center is now taking registrations for swimming lessons, facility rentals, and party packages. For more information on these programs, please call 732-3500.
RAC Program Registration Begins April 1

Baseball, Softball & Tot-ball Registration Ends Friday, April 5

Registration for Youth Baseball, Softball & Tot-ball ends this Friday, April 5. Registration is available for both teams and individuals.To place your child on the individual list* or to register your team, give us a call at 732-3500.

*Placement from the individual list is not guaranteed as we rely heavily on volunteer coaches.
Baseball & Softball Registration Ends Friday, April 5

Senior Citizen Trip to See The Amazing Acrobats of Shanghai Scheduled for April 17

It's time for another Senior Trip! Join us on Wednesday, April 17 to see the Amazing Acrobats of Shanghai in Branson. We'll depart from the Republic Community Center at 1:15 p.m., head to the show, and then stop at Cracker Barrel for dinner before arriving back around 8:00 p.m. The cost is $30.00/person and includes transportation and show ticket; dinner is not included in the price.

Senior Trip to see The Amazing Acrobats of Shanghai

Summer Recreation Day Camp Early Bird Registration

'Early Bird' registration for the Summer Recreation Day Camp is underway! Summer Rec. is a day camp for youth ages 6 (or have completed kindergarten) -12. The camp runs Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. during the summer months. Campers participate in a wide variety of activities including gym games, board games, crafts, swimming, a wide variety of field trips, and frequent trips to the Republic Aquatic Center.

For more information please see our website at or give us a call at 732-3500.

Summer Recreation Day Camp

Now Hiring for Summer & Part-Time Positions

Republic Parks & Recreation is hiring for several summer & part-time positions including Summer Recreation Day Camp Staff, Baseball/Softball Umpires, Republic Aquatic Center Staff, Front Desk Receptionists, and a Facility Painter. For more information about these positions or to apply, visit

Now Hiring!

Become a VIP with the Volunteers in Parks Program

Want to become more involved in your community? Would you like to have fun while giving back? If so, then consider becoming a Volunteer in Parks (VIP) with Republic Parks & Recreation. There are several volunteer opportunities available in the coming months including Have-A-Blast, Tigger & Tiger Tri, the got Mud? Run and various Amp events throughout the summer.

If you have any interest in becoming a VIP member, please fill out an interest form on our website at or contact Chelsea Small at

Volunteers in Parks Program

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