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Murphys Community Club and Park

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Murphys Community Club Park is located at 505 Algiers Street in Downtown Murphys. The park and restrooms are open to the public 8 am to 10 pm daily. The park is officially maintained from May 1st to October 31st, but the restrooms are open year round. The park and its facilities are available for weddings, parties, fundraisers and other special events. Click here for more information about RENTING the park facilities!

Every year the Community Club sponsors music and other events in the Park.  Click here to download the 2014 schedule.  Remaining events for 2014 include:

Saturday July 19, 2014 – Murphys Homecoming and Duck Races
Saturday July 26, 2014 – Summer Evening at the Gardens
Friday August 1, 2014 – First Fridays in the Park featuring Plan B and Catering by Sierra Hills Market & Natural Foods Store
Wednesday August 13, 2014 – Music in the Park featuring the Black Irish Band and Catering by the Murphys Historic Hotel
Friday September 5 -First Friday in the Park featuring Chains Required and Catering by Murphys Catering

 

The Murphys Community Club is a non-profit volunteer organization created in 1948. The Preamble states, “We pledge ourselves to do everything in our power to improve the community of Murphys.” The MCC’s major responsibility is to operate and maintain Murphys Park. Murphys Park is not a public park, but a park provided for the public by the Murphys Community Club through membership, donations, park use fees and special events.

The MCC Board of Directors meets monthly, on the second Tuesday of each month. Town Hall Meetings and Programs are scheduled each quarter at the Native Daughters Hall on Main Street in Murphys. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Ongoing MCC activities and responsibilities

  • Constructed and maintain new children’s playground at Murphys Community Park
  • Maintain the lawn, bridges, restrooms, walkways and gazebo at Murphys Community Park
  • Organize annual Murphys Homecoming events
  • Coordinate use of park for community activities and fundraisers
  • Advocate for the community of Murphys with county administration.

Murphys Community Park Information

Helens Hut Picnic Area

The park and restrooms are open to the public 8 am to 10 pm daily. The park is officially maintained from May 1st to October 31st, but the restrooms are open year round. The park and its facilities are available for weddings, parties, fundraisers and other special events. The Park Reservation Coordinator is responsible for the reservations for all park events. For a fee schedule and reservations, call Sue Friedman at 209-728-1948 or e-mail her at dellett41@comcast.net.

How Can I Help?

The community of Murphys is growing rapidly and attracting more visitors. In order to maintain the unique ambience of Murphys, we must continue to assume the responsibilities entrusted to us by the forefathers of the Murphys Community Club. Your contributions and membership dues fund all of the MCC’s activities. You can make a difference. Become a member today!

For more information, contact:
Murphys Community Club
P.O. Box 394, Murphys, CA  95247
209-728-1948

To reserve Murphys Park for your next event, call the Park Reservation Coordinator at (209) 728-1948 or e-mail her at dellett41@comcast.net.

 

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