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Posted on: January 28, 2020

Best Friends For Life (BFFL) Program To Begin March 2

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The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Texas State University’s Therapeutic Recreation graduate students, will host the inclusive recreation program, Best Friends For Life (BFFL), starting Monday, Mar. 2 at the San Marcos Rec Hall, 170 Charles Austin Dr. This program is free and open to youth, ages 3-13, of all ability levels.

The program will meet from 6 to 7 p.m. every Monday for five weeks, except during the week of Spring Break. The last date of the program is Monday, Apr. 6.

Participants are encouraged to bring a best friend, such as their mom, dad, brother, sister, school friend or neighbor. Activities including yoga, crafts and drumming will be offered during the program. Participants will also have the opportunity to go swimming and horseback riding.

Registration is required, as the number of participants is limited. Registration is available through the Parks and Recreation office at 401 E. Hopkins or 512-393-8400. For more information, please contact Catherine Marler at


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