Parks & Recreation

The City of St. Marys maintains 14 City Parks which include: K.C. Geiger, Memorial, Red Kuck's Kiwanis Cove, Larkin/Jace Howard Memorial Basketball Court, West Oaks, Kiwanis, Armstrong, Rotary/Al Cook Memorial Basketball Court, Williams-Edwards, Rolling Hills, Heritage, Mill, Baughman Complex, and Lynch Memorial Gardens. View the list of the Parks and recreation facilities.

The Supervisor of Parks and Urban Forestry performs a variety of functions related to the general overall maintenance of all City parks and recreational areas, and also performs functions related to the care and maintenance of trees and shrubs, including pruning, planting, removal, and evaluation. He presents education programs on trees, parks, and landscaping topics; coordinates the memorial tree program; and is available to answer questions regarding trees and parks. The City's Tree Trimmer and Tree Trimmer Helper report to the Supervisor of Parks and Urban Forestry. In addition, several seasonal employees are hired each year to assist with upkeep of the parks and also work at the miniature golf course.

The use of parks' facilities for all programs such as youth baseball, softball, Legion baseball, Acme baseball, tennis, volleyball, and youth soccer, are scheduled by City personnel. To schedule use of K.C. Geiger Park, Larkin Park, or Kuck's Cove for such programs call 419-300-1242. The Parks and Athletic Facility Use Agreement must be completed and on file with the City, and each participant is required to complete the Participant Waiver of Responsibility Form. Both forms can be found below.