Parks & Recreation News

"Ghouls and Goodies" Events

Children 5 and under are invited to join the Mishawaka Parks Department for a couple of Ghouls and Goodies events October 28th and 30th at the Battell Community Center's Community Room. A Ghoul-ey Storytime will take place October 28th from 2:00-2:45pm and October 30th will feature Goodies and Crafts at 1:30pm. Crafts will be provided compliments of Imagine That.

Oktoberfest Coming to Beutter Park

Celebrate Oktoberfest at this free Mishawaka Parks event on Saturday, October 25th at Beutter Park 2:30-6:30pm. A beverage garden will be available for those 21 and over with live music provided by Dave Thomas and Kevin Richmond as well as the Mongo Catz. Arts and Crafts vendors will be present along with a Kid's Zone for pumpkin decorating.

Story Time at Battell Community Center

Join the Mishawaka Parks and Recreation Department for Story Time at the Battell Community Center!

Preschool Story Time is a fun, interactive program where children ages 3-5 will improve their literacy skills. There will be a variety of activities that coordinate with the story including crafts, music, and fingerplays. You can attend Story Time on Tuesdays at 10:00 am or at 10:45 am starting on September 16th and running until December 16th.

For more information call the Parks Office at 574.258.1664.


Robin Williams Movie Night

Mishawaka Parks will be sponsoring a Robin Williams double-feature movie night on Saturday, September 27 at the Beutter Park. The evening will kick off with "Jumanji" starting around 7-7:15pm followed by "RV".

Administrative Office
904 N. Main Street
Mishawaka, IN 46544
Ph: (574) 258-1664
Fax: (574) 258-1736
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Parks Superintendent
Terry Zeller


Director of Recreation
& Special Events

Carmen R. Carpenter