By Caroleine James
Wrangell Sentinel 

New Parks and Rec program fosters community connections


November 8, 2023

Caroleine James / Wrangell Sentinel

Recreation assistant Mad Hesler displays one of the many board games available at a new Parks and Recreation program offered for adults Tuesday and Thursday mornings at the community center.

Between the dark days, frigid breezes and slippery sidewalks, Southeast winters can be brutal. Sometimes, it feels easier to stay home alone than brave the elements. But thanks to Parks and Recreation's new "community connections" program, Wrangellites have a warm, casual space to socialize, complete with games and hot beverages.

Throughout the winter months, the Parks Department is opening the multi-purpose room in the community center from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Thursdays to create a communal space for adults.

The program offers coffee, board games and a chance to mingle. The ki...

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