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Final Weekend for Open Gym

The Open Gym program for youth and adults offered by the Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) in cooperation with Bismarck Public Schools will end for the season March 6-7.  The Open Gym program offers the use of neighborhood gymnasiums …
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2020 In the Rearview Mirror

What a year! Despite the many challenges that our community faced together, Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) worked very hard to provide recreational opportunities, great parks and sports complexes, trails, playgrounds and safe facilities. Many of our programs, facilities …
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2-18-21 Board of Park Commissioners Brief 

The Board heard a presentation from Sue Peterson with Community Perceptions regarding a Bismarck Parks and Recreation (BPRD) community survey. This survey would gather feedback on what contributed to the failed sales tax measure from June, 2020 for a proposed …
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Work with the community to provide residents and visitors the highest quality park, program, facility and event experience.

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Our Values

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