The Recreation Division manages facilities such as the City's two recreation centers, Love Municipal Pool, the San Angelo Nature Center and the Texas Bank Sports Complex. Additionally, Recreation is responsible for a host of programming, including senior services, athletics, an aquatic program, summer day camps and special events such as the annual Date Night.

To register for youth and adult sports click on the following link:

Kayaking for Beginners

Want to learn kayaking basics, but don't know where to start? Need beginners instruction but the info you find is too advanced? This camp will cover all the basics to get you paddling. We will give you kayaking tips, safety advice and more. Class includes the use of a kayak. Register at the Recreation offices in Santa Fe Crossing, 702 S. Chadbourne St., from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays.

  • Registration: Closes Wednesday prior to start date. *Limited to first 10!
  • Cost: $10
  • Class dates: Aug. 13
  • Where: Love Municipal Pool, 18 E. Avenue A

Movies in the Park

All movies will be shown free to the public! The movies, each of which is family-friendly, will start at sundown. Movies will all be shown at Kirby Park, 1400 Edmund Blvd. For more information, call 325-657-4450.

From the largest elephant to the smallest shrew, the city of Zootopia is a mammal metropolis where various animals live and thrive. When Judy Hopps becomes the first rabbit to join the police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law. Determined to prove herself, Judy jumps at the opportunity to solve a mysterious case. Unfortunately, that means working with Nick Wilde, a wily fox who makes her job even harder.

Recreation continues its free Movie in the Park series on Saturday, Aug. 13, with a showing of Disney's Zootopia. The movie starts at sundown at Kirby Park, 1400 Edmund Blvd. Families are invited to bring blankets, lawn chairs and refreshments.  Glass containers are not allowed in City parks and pets must be leashed. Kona Ice and Semper Fresh Kettle Corn will also be on hand selling their goodies.

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  • Aug. 13 - Zootopia
  • Oct. 22 - Monsters Inc. (pumpkin painting)
  • Dec. 10 - The Santa Clause (free hot cocoa)