The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will have an official re-naming ceremony of the Westside Recreation Center to the Don Haskins Recreation Center at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 26, 2011.
The Ceremony will include as guest speaker Mary Haskins and her sons for this special occasion along with City Council Representative Ann Lilly.
Don Haskins, the celebrated former UTEP Men’s Basketball Coach is a member of the James Naismith Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame and won the 1966 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship with then Texas Western Miners.
The ceremony is open to the public.
Information – (915) 587-1623.