Area Parks and Recreation

category : Recreation

Griffin Community Park
Corner of Robinson St. and 12th Avenue NE
(lighted softball, baseball, football, soccer fields and concessions available)

Reaves Park
Corner of South Jenkins Ave. and Timberdell Rd.
(lighted softball and baseball fields, open and covered picnic areas, playground equipment, tennis courts, concessions available)

Abe Andrews Park
17.2 acres, corner of Daws St. and Front St.
(open and sheltered picnic areas, amphitheater, playground equipment, tennis courts, ball diamond, wading pools)

Lions Park
5.1 acres, corner of Flood Ave. and Symmes St.
Home to the annual Mid-Summer Nights Fair.
(open and covered picnic
areas, playground equipment, tennis courts, lighted ball field, wading pool)

Norman Lions Northeast
35 acres, Northcliff Ave.
(18-hole disc golf course, adult and youth fishing, open and covered picnic areas, playground equipment)

Westwood Park
137 acres, Robinson St. and 24th Avenue NW
(municipal swimming pool, water slide, golf course, tennis courts, picnic areas, playground equipment, shelter)

Neighborhood Parks
Norman has more than 35 additional community parks and recreation centers.

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Oklahoma University

OU ranks No. 1 per capita in the nation among all comprehensive public universities in National Merit Scholars. This year, one out of every 15 freshmen entering OU direct from high school is a National Scholar. The 1999-00 freshmen class includes 10 National Scholars, including 134

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Firehouse Art Center

The Firehouse Art Center is Normans center for visual arts education, offering a gallery, gift shop and classes for adults and children. Housed in a 1946 fire station, the art center includes a clay studio complete with a fireman'

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Santa Fe Depot Art Center

Located in a city park known as "Legacy Trail," the north side of the depot is now the home of the Norman Arts and Humanities Council. Grounds can be used for special events and currently display public art sculptures of bronze and wood produced by Oklahoma artists. On the

Norman, OK Arts

The Jacobson House Native American Cultural Center

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places for its unique architectural style and its historic association with Native American fine art and culture, the Jacobson House is located in the former residence of Oscar B. Jacobson built in 1917. The center was opened in 1987

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Things to do Recreation near Norman, OK

JW Taylor Lake

Camping, boating, picnic areas. ...

Whittenberg Lake

Whittenberg Lake offers fishing on the south end of the lake. The north end of the lake is privately owned property. Call ...

Langston Lake

Recreation area; boating, camping, duck hunting, fishing, picnicking. ...

Lake McMurty

Operated by the City of Stillwater, the 1,155 acre lake with 28 miles of shoreline offers a swimming area, fishing plus an en...