War Memorial Park – 301 South Main Avenue

Tennis courts, picnic shelters, restrooms, and a playground are available for use until dusk.  This park is also the location of the World War I Memorial Monument, which was completely restored in 2007.  On either side of the statue are the Veteran’s Memorial Monuments which contain the name of post WWI servicemen and women.  Also constructed in 2007, both the WWI Memorial Monument and the Veteran’s Memorial Monuments received 2008 Governor’s Home Town Awards.  For detailed monument information, go to Veterans Monuments on the About tab.

 

Kennedy Park – 900 East Locust Street

A Little League and a Senior League baseball diamond are both located in this park along with a large picnic shelter, restrooms, and a playground.  Kennedy Park is also home to the Jonny Yerly Classic, an adult softball tournament held each summer.  Proceeds from the event benefit handicap awareness.