Category Archives: Parks and Recreation

Area Seniors Celebrate Valentine’s Day

More than 60 area seniors gathered at the Senior Center to enjoy the annual Valentine Breakfast this past week. Couples enjoyed a scrumptious brunch of egg bake, bacon and pastries while reconnecting with friends and enjoying the day. I was especially touched with one couple who shared their engagement story from 68 years ago – [...]

Community Gardens

Are you sifting through seed catalogs and anxiously waiting the warm days of spring?  Gardeners know, nothing gets you through the dark days of winter like planning for the growing season! Did you know that the City of Eden Prairie offers community garden plots to persons who live or work in Eden Prairie? These plots [...]

New Employees Learn the Ropes

Meet Matt Bourne and Tina Eide, the City’s newest Parks and Recreation Department employees! Tina works at the Community Center in support services and Matt is the new park maintenance supervisor. Both are learning their new job duties, but they also get to learn about the job duties of their coworkers. When a new person [...]