moody park

Moody Park  

Size in acres: 5.1

Since 1864

Moody Park is located at the intersection of College and Jones.  For more detailed location
information, check out the General Park Map  or Moody Park Map 


In 1864, the land that would become Moody Park was acquired from Julian Benoit.  It was once the site of a large gravel pit and horse barn but is now a quaint plot of land hidden away in the picturesque West Central Neighborhood.  In fact, Moody Park was known as West Central Park until 1981 when it was renamed in honor of the co-creator of Wellspring Interfaith Social Services, Reverend Bill Moody. 


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Moody features an open-air shelter.


basketball court

There is a basketball court for use near the shelter.



Children can play on a playground set and swing set.


picnic table

There are multiple picnic tables available.

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Upcoming Events

Northside Pool Opens!
27 May 2019  12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Trek the Trails
28 May 2019   6:10 pm -
Hurshtown 50th Anniversary Celebration & Family Fishing Derby
1 Jun 2019   8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Northside Pool open for the weekend
1 Jun 2019  12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
41st Annual Senior Games: Health & Wellness Fair
3 Jun 2019   8:00 am - 11:00 am

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