The City of Perryville’s Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of programs throughout the year. These programs are designed to serve the whole community. 

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Fly Fishing Class

Saturday, April 22

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
$10.00 per person

The Perryville Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a fly fishing class on Saturday, April 22 for all ages.

Would you like to learn more about fly fishing? Join our newest class! Fly fishing is a sport the whole family can participate in. All ages are welcome to attend, but those under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Bring the whole family and learn what this great sport is all about. This class is taught by our experienced guides who have an immense passion for the sport, and care about teaching each and every student the necessary skills to be self sufficient on the river.

We will meet at the Legion Lake on Saturday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. Class will go until 2:00 p.m. with lunch provided. The cost for the class is $10.00 per person. Please have your fishing license purchased by Saturday, April 22.

The easiest way to register is by calling the Perry Park Center at (573) 547-PARK. Admission for this program is $10.00 per person. Participants may also fill out paper registration forms at the Perry Park Center (800 City Park Drive, Perryville, MO 63775).

For more information about Fly Fishing contact Emily Steele, Operations & Recreation Supervisor at (573) 547-7275.

Fly Fishing

Pitch, Hit & Run

Saturday, May 6

9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Perryville Parks and Recreation will host a FREE Scotts Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run competition for area youth.

Join us on Saturday, May 6 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. We will met at the City Park, ball field #8.

Pitch Hit & Run is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball. This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to compete, FREE of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in core baseball/softball skills.

Boys and girls are divided into four age divisions: 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14, and have the chance to advance through four levels of competition, including Team Championships at Major League ballparks and the National Finals during the 2017 MLB All-Star Week.

The individual Pitching, Hitting and Running Champions, along with the All-Around Champion in each division age group at the Local Competition will be awarded and advance to the Sectional Level of Competition.

All participants must bring a copy of their birth certificate and have their parent or guardian fill out a registration/waiver form prior to the start of the competition. For questions concerning the competition, please contact Emily Steele at (573) 547-PARK.

For more information about Pitch, Hit & Run, please contact Emily Steele, Operations & Recreation Supervisor at (573) 547-7275.

Pitch Hit Run