5024 Broadway Ave. Haltom City, TX 76117 817-222-7700
The phones at the Haltom Senior Center are currently not in service. We are working to remedy the situation as soon as possible.
Mayor's Cup Golf Tourney - May 5
Get your teams ready for a great day of golf for a great cause by participating in our 6th Annual Mayor's Cup Golf Tournament on May 5, 2017. All proceeds will benefit the Back to School Health Fair and will help us purchase backpacks and school supplies for students in Haltom City.
Two flights are offered:
Mayors 4-man scramble (Mayors, City Managers, and Mayoral designee will team up for a chance to win the traveling Mayor’s Cup)
Friends 4-man scramble (supporters, sponsors, and friends)
The tournament will take place Friday, May 5th (Cinco de Mayo) at the Golf Club at Fossil Creek with a shotgun start at 2:00 p.m. Cost is $100/person or $300/team and includes green fees, range balls, cart with GPS and fiesta dinner following the tournament. Mulligan packages and raffle tickets will also be sold. Sponsors are still needed, please contact Christi Pruitt at 817-831-6464.
The deadline to sign up is April 28th. A registration form can be downloaded here.
2017 Mayor's Cup
Golf Club at Fossil Creek Friday, May 5, 2017 2:00 p.m.
Haltom City and the Veterans Memorial Committee would like to thank Randy Haefli & Component Construction Company for their generous donation to the Veterans Memorial Park fund. Component Construction Company of Haltom City was the first business to donate to the fund, which will support the construction and maintenance of the Haltom City Veteran’s Memorial at Haltom Road Park.
Donations can be made through your Haltom City utility bill or by contacting the City Manager’s office. An online form (also embedded below) is available if you would like to donate to this fund or any of the five others listed. A recurring donation (minimum .50) will be deducted monthly from your bill. If you would like to make a one-time donation please contact the City Manager's office.
Join us for our 2017 Super Kids Summer Camp, filled with sports, crafts, spraygrounds, field trips and more. For ages 6-13, the camp runs during weekdays, 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., between June 5th and August 11th. The cost is $100/week, plus a one-time nonrefundable $25 registration fee. Online registration is now available.
A parent's information packet along with release forms can be downloaded here in PDF format. A Standards of Care form is available here.
Christi Pruitt, just promoted to Director of Parks & Recreation in November 2016, is a familiar face in Haltom City, serving as the Recreation Supervisor for the last 12 years. She joined Haltom City in December of 2004 and re-opened the Recreation Center after renovations, adding top-of-the-line fitness equipment, new classes, community events, and reviving old classes and sports programs. Through the years, Christi has grown the Recreation Center and its programs and has developed many relationships with residents and business owners in the process.
The City of Haltom City honored our country’s heroes on Veterans Day on November 11, 2016. The ceremony was held at the North end of Haltom Road Park. City officials, the Veterans Memorial Committee and staff were present to conduct a site dedication for our new Veterans Memorial Structure that will be coming soon to Haltom Road Park.
The Haltom City Recreation Center is now offering Futsal skills classes for ages 7 - adult in the large gym at the Recreation Center, located at 4839 Broadway Ave. Get faster, stronger, build endurance and strength during these weekly sessions:
Tuesdays from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. for ages 7-13, skills and workout session
Thursdays from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. for ages 14 - adults, Futsal open play
The cost is $5 per person per session. For more information call Danny at 817-903-2433.
Effective June 13, 2016, the Haltom City Council approved the amended Smoking Ordinance No. O-2016-013-10, which regulates smoking and tobacco use in Haltom City parks. The Ordinance now states that smoking and tobacco use is prohibited in ALL City parks to include the use of electronic vaping devices. Smoking is ONLY permitted in the parking lots.
Please be sure to properly dispose of your cigarette butts. We appreciate your cooperation in making our parks safe, clean, and enjoyable for everyone.
The main gym at the Recreation Center has completed the restoration of their wood floor. The City Council approved a request to refinish the floor, which included sanding down to the bare wood and re-striping the entire gym floor. This is just in time for our youth basketball league, which gets under way this month.
New classes are coming this fall to the Haltom City Parks & Recreation Center. Latin Dance, PiYo (a pilates & yoga fusion class) and Homeschool PE/Music Classes are new additions to our class offerings. Zumba classes also return on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays at 9:00 a.m.
A full list of classes offered, with descriptions, can be found here.
Five members of the Haltom City Parks and Recreation Summer Track Team qualified for the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation state meet. Congratulations to the following athletes for this accomplishment. The team is coached by Ron Jones.
Tre Jones 2nd place in the triple jump 14U
Ozzy Henry 3rd place in the 80M hurdles 12U
Degan Henry 5th place 400M dash 8U
Brandon Chatman 5th place 400M dash 12U
Donovan Whiting 6th place long jump 10U
The meet will be held in Corpus Christi July 25-28, 2013.
A new neighborhood park, located at 4150 Revere Street, has opened to the public. The newly completed park, called Revere Community Park, includes a walking trail, picnic pavilion and swings. A formal grand opening will occur in the spring of 2013.
Haltom City received the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF) Member City of the Year Award Population 35,000 to 74,999 for 2012. The award was received for promoting and improving athletic programs for our citizens and for increased involvement in TAAF. Parks and Recreation Director Tom Henry received the award on behalf of the city from TAAF President Jeff Goodman.
pictured at right: Haltom City Parks and Recreation Director Tom Henry (left) and TAAF President Jeff Goodman