Sports Pavilion Lawrence closing for a week because of maintenance

photo by: Mike Yoder

Sports Pavilion Lawrence is pictured in this file photo from December 2014.

The Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department has announced that it will close Sports Pavilion Lawrence for one week as crews conduct maintenance.

The closure will begin Monday, Aug. 26, and last through Sunday, Sept. 1., the department said in a news release. Crews will be refinishing floors, painting and doing other general maintenance, the department said. The facility is scheduled to reopen at 5:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 2.

All other city recreation centers will remain open for public use during the closure. A schedule of free play hours at those centers can be found at the city’s website,


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