• Did you know...according to the Arthritis Foundatiaon, walking supports your joints.
  • 460 trees were planted last year in our communty by Parks and Recreation staff along with volunteers.


Stephens Lake Park Arboretum Series: Landscaping for Small Spaces
March 20, 2019

Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting
March 21, 2019

Interested Parties Meeting for Cosmo-Bethel Park improvements
March 21, 2019

Arbor Day Tree Give Away
April 6, 2019



  • Registration for spring and summer programs is open! Click here for the new Leisure Times
  • We’re looking for musicians, bands, dancers, artists and more who may be interested in performing at Parks and Recreation special events and festivals…click this link to complete a short survey. 

Gentry BuildingColumbia Parks & Recreation
1 South 7th St.
Columbia, Missouri 65201
(573) 874-7460

Program and Facility Cancellation Hotline: (573) 874-7663

For more information, see Contact Us.


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