If you really, really want to have an event in a Spokane Valley park on a specific date, get your pencil ready. The Parks and Recreation Department will start accepting park facility reservations for 2012 on a first come, first served basis at 8 a.m. on Tuesday. You have to fill out an application form and submit it, along with the fee, by mail or in person at CenterPlace, 2426 N. Discovery Place. The fees vary depending on what facility you are reserving and for how long. Call the Parks Department at (509) 688-0300 for more information.