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Twitter Notifications

The Sheboygan Community Recreation Department now has Twitter! Twitter allows families with cell phones to receive text messages when recreation activities have been cancelled. A Twitter account is FREE.

Want to follow up online? www.twitter.com/RecDeptClosings

Want to receive text message updates on your cell phone?

Are you a new Twitter user?

  • Send a text with the word: START to 40404
  • You will receive a text message on your cell phone that reads, “Welcome to Twitter! Reply w/ SIGNUP to begin.” You will need to reply by texting the word: SIGNUP.
  • You will next receive a text message that reads: “Great! You just need a user name. Reply w/ the username you want to use.” (max 15 characters, no spaces).
  • Now with your account setup you may begin following the Community Recreation Department’s account by texting: follow RecDeptClosings to 40404.
  • You will receive a second message that reads, “You’ll receive a message every time RecDeptClosings updates.”
  • To activate your account online, go to www.twitter.com and click Sign Up Now and then, on the top of the page, click on ‘Already use Twitter from your phone? Finish sign up now.’

Are you already on Twitter?

Make sure your Twitter account is set up with your cell phone number. (If not, send Start to 40404. You will receive a text message and you will need to reply with your username to activate your phone.)
  • Text: follow RecDeptClosings to 40404
  • You will receive a second message that reads, “You’ll receive a message every time RecDeptClosings updates.”

The next time the Community Recreation Department has a cancellation, you’ll be one of the first to know!

Standard text message rates may apply. Check with your cell phone carrier for details.