Girl in pool

Thanks for a great summer!

The Waterpark is closed for the season. Help us plan for next summer by filling out the survey below!

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Girl on elliptical in the fitness center at the Monon Community Center in Carmel, Indiana

Join the Monon Community Center

For just $44/month get access to it all - 100+ weekly group fitness classes, fitness center, track, indoor aquatics + KidZone.

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Bear Creek Park

Help Us Shape Bear Creek Park

We are in the planning process for our newest community park, Bear Creek Park! The parks’ vision will be driven by our community and neighbors. Let us know what you’d like to see by completing our survey.

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Fall Program Registration is Open

Click here to explore all fall program offerings!

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Kids at ESE

ESE Enrollment is Open

We've hosted our before- and after-school program for over 15 years. Learn all about it in our latest Park Conversations article!

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Celebrating 30 Years

Sharing Our History

Hear from individuals who made an impact on CCPR over the last 30 years.

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Meadowlark Park

Reimagining Parks

Updates are coming to six parks throughout the community. Explore upcoming improvements.

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Kids in masks

COVID-19 Information

Health and safety of our community is our number one priority. Updated 9.8.2021

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Explore + Learn

We serve the community, develop existing resources and create a sustainable future. View videos below to learn more about us or stay up-to-date on recent happenings by reading through some blogs and news releases.

Press Release

CCPR Seeks Public Input for Future Bear Creek Park

Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation Seeks Public Input for Future Bear Creek Park Community invited to complete online survey now through Sept.
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Press Release

Bear Creek Park Public Input Meeting

Join us on Sept. 1 at 6:30 p.m. Carmel, Ind. (August 19, 2021) – Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation invites the public to participate in a public
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Press Release

Monon Greenway Resurfacing Project

Closure to begin Monday, August 23 Carmel, Ind. (August 16, 2021) – Beginning on or around Monday, August 23, the 146th Street to 1st Street NW
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Fitness + Wellness

Member Spotlight: Barbara B.

The MCC – indoors and out – offers everything Barbara needs for her workout routine! When Barbara started looking for a gym in the Carmel area,
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About Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation

We manage and maintain more than 500 park acres and numerous recreation facilities, including the Monon Community Center and The Waterpark. In addition, we have partnered with Carmel Clay Schools to establish Extended School Enrichment (ESE), a before and after-school care program for K-6 students located at all 11 Carmel elementary schools. The Summer Camp Series is a component of ESE that offers 12 different summer camps accommodating children ages 5-15.