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735 Scott Ave.
Fort Scott, KS 66701
Phone: 620.223.0386
BRCC Hours: M-F 5AM-9PM
Sat: 8 am- 5 pm October thru April
Sun: 12noon-5 pm
Buck Run Community Center

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6th Annual  Ft. Scott Pickleball Open Tourney

EVENT DATE:   Saturday, September 18, 2021

DIVISIONS:  Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles

                       Men’s 55 & over Doubles and

            Women’s 55 & over Doubles


LOCATION:  Pickleball Courts - 910 Burke St., or BRCC (Weather Permitting)

FORMAT:  Tournament format based on registration numbers. Check-in 30 minutes prior.  You must be ready for match when it is announced.  If not at court ready to play within 10 minutes of announced match you may be asked to forfeit.  Outdoor Pickleballs will be used. 1st, 2nd & 3rd place medals in each division. T-Shirt Included

ENTRY FEE: $20 (Includes Tourney T-Shirt)

DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 15th

Payment due at registration and is non-refundable



2nd ANNUAL “Christmas AT BRCC” Middle School Dance


Saturday, December 4th                       7:00 - 9:00 p.m.


The Fort Scott Recreation Commission Staff and families want to offer a Christmas Middle School Dance for all 6th - 8th Grade Students. Raffle drawings and contest will be held throughout the evening. $5.00 entry fee will get you into the dance. Concessions will be available.


All Proceeds from the Dance will benefit the Adopt - a - Family Program during the 2021 Holiday Season


Pumpkin Carving Contest


Saturday, October 30th (1 p.m. - 3 p.m.)


Get into the spirit of Halloween with this special event.  Each adult/child team will pick their very own pumpkin to carve.  Prizes will be given for the scariest, most unusual and funniest  pumpkin. Contest is set for Saturday, October 30th from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. At 3 p.m., pumpkins will be lit and displayed as the judging will begin.  Pumpkins, candles, and carving knife will be provided.  This program is for youth 3 - 12 years & adult partner.  Fee is $3.00 per team/pumpkin.


26th Annual Turkey Shoot

Sunday, November 21st


Shoot free-throws and win a turkey to enjoy for your Thanksgiving dinner.  Kids - grab a parent, grandparent, or legal guardian for this chance.  Each child and adult will shoot 25 free-throws each. The adult/child team scoring the highest in each age group wins a turkey!  Pre-registration is necessary.


AGES: K - 8th Grade & Partner

TIME: 1:00 p.m.

FEE: $2.00 per team



Entry Fees collected will be donated to the Adopt-a-Child program to help provide a great Christmas for the youth that may be less fortunate.


Santa Letters


The Fort Scott Recreation Commission has a special mailbox that will allow letters to be sent directly to the North Pole.  Letters need to have a “Return Address” so Santa can write back.  The special mailbox is located in the lobby of BRCC.  This program is free of charge.


Letters will be accepted from December 1st - 17th


Santa Calls


The Fort Scott Recreation Commission has a direct line to the North Pole!  Either Mr. or Mrs. Claus will call the boys and girls of Fort Scott and talk with them about their pets, siblings, chores, wish list and if they’ve been naughty or nice.   Registration for calls may be taken over the phone beginning December 1st by calling 223-0386 or by stopping by the BRCC. 


Calls will be made on December 8th & 15th

This is a FREE program.































Community Bingo


Come drink some coffee and play some bingo at Buck Run.  Staff will provide the bingo cards, the caller and coffee.  Prizes provided by the Fort Scott Recreation Commission.


Days:   2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month

Time:    9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Cost:    Free