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Posted on: February 4, 2022

Deadline Extended for Dr. MLK Jr. Basketball Tournament registration!

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Players now have until February 18 to register for the Dr. MLK Jr. Basketball Tournament to be held February 25-27. 

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Posted on: June 29, 2021

Dog Park re-opens today

The Shreveport Dog Park will re-open today, Tuesday, June 29, 2021, after a temporary closure due to high water from the Red River. The park will remain open during it's regularly scheduled hours, with one exception for Independence Day festiviti...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Cooling Stations Open at SPAR Community Centers

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As the mercury climbs, cooling stations will be open for those searching for relief from high temperatures in Shreveport.


The cooling stations will have air conditioning, free bottled water and designated seating areas.

Hours of operation are 9 a....

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Juneteenth Celebration and 3 on 3 Unity Basketball Tournament

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Juneteenth 3 on 3 Unity Basketball Tournament

For immediate release

Shreveport Public Assembly and Recreation (SPAR) Athletics Division is proud to announce a special Juneteenth edition of our 3 on 3 Unity Basketball Tournament.

As always, the purpose of the...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

Lakeside Community Center Reopens!

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Lakeside Park Community Center


February 13, 3-8pm

2200 Milam Street, Shreveport

Lakeside Park Community Center’s renovation project was designed by the City Architect, Russell DeLancy.  Cost of renovation was $600,000.  ...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Southern Hills Water Aerobics is here!

Rock Solid will be starting Water Aerobics at Southern Hills Recreation center on Monday June 28, 2021, from 7-8am. 

For more information, contact Shelley McMillian at or 318-470-8904.

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