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To provide safe, clean, and beautiful facilities, parks, and open spaces, along with
professionally managed leisure activities for all people.

Services shall be provided to enrich the quality of life for local citizens and to provide
economic value through facilities which create long-term community stability and
Jess Odom Community Center
1100 Edgewood Drive
Maumelle, Arkansas
(501) 851-6990
Department of
Parks and

Thursday, November 27, 2014
10th Annual Hometown Thanksgiving
Jess Odom Community Center
When: 11:00am - 1:30pm
Details: Tickets run $10.00 for Adults and $5.00 for those 5 years
and younger. Food is being catered by Golden Corral. Come on over
for entertainment, great food and some great reflective community

Thursday, November 27, 2014 - Friday, November 28, 2014
City Offices Closed due to Thanksgiving
Jess Odom Community Center will be closed both
Thursday and Friday with the exception of the Hometown
Thanksgiving. For any questions, please call (501)851-6990

Saturday, December 6, 2014
Maumelle Public Library Winter Wonderland Festival of
Maumelle Library on Lake Valencia
When: Award Presentation commences at 12:00pm
Details: Local businesses and residents are invited to register to
decorate a tree in this inaugural Festival of Trees event. Maumelle
Middle School Jazz Band will be playing from 11:00am - 12:00pm.
Open to the public and admission is free. For more information, or
to register your tree, call (501)851-2551 or visit the Maumelle
Library at 10 Lake Point Drive.

Friday, December 5, 2014 & Saturday, December 6, 2014
Youth Basketball Games Start
See schedule of practices and games listed below or call
(501) 851-6990

Saturday, December 6, 2014
2014 Polar Plunge
Lake Willastein
When: Registration begins at 10:30am and the "plunge" will be
going down (literally) at noon!
Details: The event serves to raise money and awareness for Special
Olympics Arkansas by having individuals and teams "plunge" into
various bodies of water, "typically cold water." Donations to enter
the event start at $50 per plunger. For more information or entry
form, see

Friday, December 12, 2014
Window Wonderland
2nd Annual Holiday Storefront and Window Decorating
event. The theme this year is "I'm Dreaming of a White
Christmas." Family and friends are invited to come out from
3:00pm-5:00pm on the 12th to enjoy "treats and visit
participating businesses". For more details and to register your  
follow the link here

Saturday, December 13, 2014
Pancake Breakfast with Santa
The South Room at the Jess Odom Community Center
When: 9:00am - 11:00am
Details: "All you can eat" Pancake Breakfast, provided by and/or
supporting the Maumelle Youth Council, the Lions Club, the
Maumelle Chamber of Commerce and Studio1. Tickets for adults -
$5.00, for seniors - $4.00, with anyone 12 and under - $3.00. Photo
Packages with Santa also available.  
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