Announcements

The following is a list of announcements made by the City of Bowling Green over the last year.

2018 Shelter Reservations

Dec 18, 2017

Summary: Bowling Green Parks and Recreation will begin accepting shelter reservations for the 2018 calendar year on Monday, January 8th at 7:30 a.m. Reserve your shelter online at https://playbgpr.bgky.org.

Parent's Night Out

Dec 15, 2017

Summary: Need a date night or a little extra shopping time? We have you covered. Drop your kids off at F.O. Moxley Community Center tonight, December 15, for a Christmas movie, hot cocoa, cookies, and even some Christmas BINGO! Pre-registration is required.

City Hall Christmas Open House

Dec 14, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green will be hosting the 2017 Christmas Open House on Friday, December 15, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Commission Chambers at City Hall.

Downtown Square Streetscape Public Meeting Scheduled for December 12th

Dec 11, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green will host a public meeting on Tuesday, December 12th, to present the current progress on the Downtown Square Streetscape plan.

City of Bowling Green Names Model Neighborhoods, Recognizes Neighbors

Dec 8, 2017

Summary: NCS unveiled a new "Model Neighborhood" designation at last night's 18th Annual Neighborhood Builders Banquet, naming Crestmoor and Hillview Mills as its inaugural honorees. Three individuals also received awards, and a new award was presented to the Eloise B. Houchens Center.

15th Annual Powerlifting Tournament

Dec 7, 2017

Summary: BGPR Fitness' 15th Annual Powerlifting Competition will be held on Saturday, December 9th. This will be a full meet with Bench, Deadlift, and Squat. There will be 8 Raw Classes and 4 Equipped Classes (Bench Press only). Weigh-in starts at 8:30 a.m. (CST). Competition begins at 9 a.m. (CST).

Banquet Tonight to Honor Neighbors, Volunteers

Dec 7, 2017

Summary: The 18th Annual Neighborhood Builders Banquet takes place tonight, Dec. 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Sloan Convention Center. The banquet will feature the Neighborhood Builders Awards, including two brand new categories.

Russell Sims Aquatic Center Early Bird Sale

Dec 7, 2017

Summary: The Early Bird Sale for Russell Sims Aquatic Center's 2018 season passes is going on now thru May 4th. These passes make great gifts for the whole family to enjoy.

2017 Winter Fiesta

Dec 4, 2017

Summary: Winter Fiesta is an annual community potluck brought to you by the City's Amigos Resource Network. This year's event will be held on Tuesday, December 5 at 6:00pm at Dishman-McGinnis Elementary School. Event is free and open to the public.

Traffic Impact for Christmas Parade Dec. 2

Nov 29, 2017

Summary: Traffic impacts are expected for the annual Christmas Parade and Miracle on College Street Mile in downtown Bowling Green on Saturday morning, December 2.

Downtown Square Streetscape Public Meeting Scheduled for December 12th

Nov 27, 2017

Summary: Save the Date! The City of Bowling Green will host a public meeting on Tuesday, December 12th, to present the current progress on the Downtown Square Streetscape plan.

Breakfast with Santa

Nov 25, 2017

Summary: He’s making his list and checking it twice, having you here would be so nice! Santa’s elves can hardly wait, it’s a festive time to celebrate. Come enjoy breakfast with Santa on December 9th and make out your list for him to take back to the North Pole. A light breakfast will be served.

City accepting applications to its 2018 Academy for New Americans

Nov 21, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green is accepting applications to its 2018 Academy for New Americans, a free leadership-training program sponsored by the City of Bowling Green that empowers New Americans to understand and participate in City Government.

New Neighbor Series on Bosnia

Nov 21, 2017

Summary: Neighborhood and Community Services will present the 6th installment of the New Neighbor Series focusing on Bosnia on Thursday, November 30 at 3:00pm in its community room located at 707 East Main Avenue, Bowling Green. The event is free and open to the public.

2017 Annual Report/2018 Calendar Now Available

Nov 21, 2017

Summary: The holiday season is here, and the City of Bowling Green has 2017 Annual Report/2018 Calendars to distribute to the residents of Bowling Green as our gift to you.

Biddy Ball Basketball League Registration

Nov 20, 2017

Summary: Not old enough or big enough to play? This league is just for you. Youth ages 3—5 years old can learn the basic fundamentals of basketball and have fun playing weekly games against each other. Teams will fill up fast—10 children per team. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

BGPR Fitness Facility's Holiday Hours

Nov 17, 2017

Summary: Bowling Green Parks and Recreation's Fitness Facility will have shortened hours for the Thanksgiving holiday. Have a great Thanksgiving and safe travels!

Black Friday Golf Scramble

Nov 17, 2017

Summary: Best Black Friday deal you will find and WAY more fun! Join us at Paul Walker Golf Course on November 24 at 10:30 for a nine hole, blind draw scramble.

Adult Indoor Winter Volleyball

Nov 17, 2017

Summary: Bowling Green Parks and Recreation is now accepting registrations for our Adult Indoor Winter Volleyball leagues. Leagues include Coed A, Coed B, Coed C, and 4-Man.

Road Work on Chestnut Street

Nov 16, 2017

Summary: Road work will begin Thursday night, November 16, 1017, on the pavement markings on Chestnut between 5th and 8th Ave. Road crews will continue work after rush time Friday morning and will complete work by Friday night.

Rail Road Closings

Nov 15, 2017

Summary: Memphis Junction Road will be closed at the CSX rail road crossing from 7 p.m. on November 15th until 5 p.m. on November 16. The closure is due to track repairs by CSX Railroad.

Tobacco Road Closure at Rail Road Crossing

Nov 14, 2017

Summary: Tobacco Road will be closed at the CSX intersection on November 14 and 15 from 6 p.m. until daylight. The closure will be due to track repairs by CSX Railroad.

Fountain Square Park Renovations Update

Nov 13, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green Fountain Square Park improvements are nearing completion with the return of Hebe and the fountain this past week. New premium white LED lights were also added to the fountain.

Parents' Night Out Registration

Nov 13, 2017

Summary: Need a date night or a little extra shopping time? We have you covered. Drop your kids off for a Christmas movie, hot cocoa, cookies, and even some Christmas BINGO!

Recognize a Great Neighbor: Nominate Them for Neighborhood Builder Award

Nov 10, 2017

Summary: Nominations are now being accepted for the City's Annual Neighborhood Builder Awards, which recognize the contributions good neighbors make in our neighborhoods. Submit a nomination by Nov. 30.

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