Recreation

Parks and Recreation

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Office: (254) 933-5860
Fax: (254) 933-2469

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 120
Belton, TX 76513

Physical Address:
401 N. Alexander St.
Belton, TX 76513

Hours:
Monday-Friday
8 am-5 pm

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Parks Master Plan

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Recreation
The City of Belton has a number of recreational programs that take place at the Harris Community Center, 401 N. Alexander St. These programs provide a broad range of quality recreational programs for citizens of Belton and surrounding communities. The Parks and Recreation Department is always looking to provide new recreational programs to the community. If you have the ability to teach a recreational class or have a suggestion one, please lets us know by calling (254) 933-5861 or by E-mail.

Bricks 4 Kidz
B4KBricks 4 Kidz is described as a way to develop a child's potential by encouraging curiosity and creativity. Children learn and grow with fun filled model plans that are designed by engineers and architects and provide an engaging platform that reinforces S.T.E.M. based principles and learning with Lego(R) bricks. The program is also described as a way to enhance self esteem, improve fine-motor skills, and teach important classroom lessons such as organization and following directions. Classes are at the Harris Community Center, 401 N. Alexander St. For information on the classes e-mail Michael Dark, mdark@bricks4kidz.com, or visit the Bricks 4 Kidz Website


Garden photoCommunity Garden

In partnership with Leadership Belton and the Belton Chamber of Commerce, the City of Belton has opened a Community Garden located in Heritage Park, 100 Park Avenue. The Garden has 39 plots, each 4 ft. X 8 ft. Plots are available to residents of Belton upon request. Membership requests require applicants to show proof of residency within Belton city limits. There are no fees associated with being granted a plot, however, members are required to adhere to Garden Rules, and commit to participating in a Spring and Fall cleanup each year. To request plots at the Community Garden visit the Belton Parks and Recreation Office, 401 N. Alexander St. 
Belton Community Garden Application


Youth Advisory Commission (Y.A.C.)DSC04259 - Copy
The City of Belton Youth Advisory Commission is an official commission of high school students residing in the Belton Independent School District. The goal of YAC is to develop youth leaders committed to learning about local government and the roles they can have in it, making a difference in our community and the lives of youth. Y.A.C. members coordinate and run our annual One Community One Day event, a service day where community members assist those in the community who need assistance with yard work or other projects. 
YAC Application & Proposed Calendar 2017-18

Youth Sports Associations
The Parks and Rec Department partners with the following youth sports associations:
Belton Youth Baseball Association
President: Steve Scott
P.O. Box 1111
Belton, TX 76513
Games Played at: Heritage Park & Jaycee Field

Belton Youth Softball Association
President: Eric Johnson
P.O. Box 1684
Belton, TX 76513
Games Played at: Chisholm Trail Park Softball Complex

Belton Christian Youth Center 
Sports and Rec Director: Frank Townsend
Athletic Coordinator: Andy Decker
(254) 939-5759 Ext. 100
505 E. Ave C
Belton, TX 76513

Lonestar Soccer Club of Central Texas
(Select Soccer)
Representative: Freddy Guerrero
Games Played at: Heritage Park (Large Soccer Field)

FC Belton Soccer Club
(Recreational Youth Soccer)
Vice President: Luke Jageler
Games Played at: Heritage Park (Small Soccer Fields)