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Eastern Oklahoma State College

Parks & Recreation

Parks and Recreation Director Bobb Johnston

Parks & Recreation Director

Karsyn Brigance

The Parks and Recreation Department understands that quality of life is vital to the residents of Wilburton.  The numerous facilities and recreational programs provided by the Parks and Recreation Department contribute directly to the health and well-being of the entire community.

The Department is a dynamic organization that constantly responds to change, develops new programs, adds and upgrades facilities and continues its efforts to preserve greenspace.

Current Projects

       Wilburton  Park & Recreation (P&R)  will offer FREE swimming lessons this year to children ages two years old and up to include even non-swimming adults.  The lessons will be taught in the pool at Eastern Oklahoma State College (EOSC).  Lessons will be taught first 2 weeks of June.  Classes will be organized by age.     2 to 6 year-olds will have instruction only for the first week of June.  

        Classes for Toddlers will be divided into age groups with 2 & 3 year old classes at 2pm.  4 Year-olds class will begin at 2:30.  5 year-olds class begins at 3pm and 6 year-olds begins at 3:30pm.   A parent or responsible adult must accompany each child in the water for Toddler Classes:  all children must be potty trained.  The last day of class will be devoted to report cards on swimmer's skills learned.

        The 7 year old and older students will begin June 1 and continue thru June 14 with inexperienced 7 & 8 year old swimmer classes meeting from 4 to 4:30, followed by the experienced 7 & 8 year-olds class meeting 4:30 to 5:00pm.  

        Class time for 9 year-olds and older inexperienced swimmers is 5 to 5:30pm followed by the experienced swimmers class from 5:30 - 6pm.  If any adults show up to learn to swim, they will be helped from 6 - 6:30pm.  The last day of class will be devoted to report cards on swimmer's skills learned.

TO REGISTER:  Just show up a few minutes early before the scheduled swimmers class time.  NOTE:   Class times are subject to change depending on number of students showing up for each class.   Call the P&R Director at 918-465-5361 for further information.

New Playground Concept


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Tennis Courts

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