Season 2

Preview
S02E01
Pawnee Zoo
Leslie accidentally takes a stand in favor of same-sex marriage when she holds a marriage for two male penguins during a publicity stunt for the zoo.
Air Date September 17, 2009
S02E02
The Stakeout
Leslie conducts surveillance on a community garden in an attempt to find out who planted marijuana there.
Air Date September 24, 2009
S02E03
Beauty Pageant
Leslie gets to judge a beauty contest, but ends up having conflicting opinions on "the ideal woman" with the other judges.
Air Date October 1, 2009
S02E04
Practice Date
Ann takes Leslie to dinner to help prepare for her first date, while the rest of the parks department tries to learn secrets about each other.
Air Date October 8, 2009
S02E05
Sister City
Leslie plays host to the Parks and Recreation department from Pawnee’s sister city, Boraqua, Venezuela, and is shocked at the cultural differences.
Air Date October 15, 2009
S02E06
Kaboom
Leslie, Ann and the rest of the Parks Department volunteer to help the organization KaBOOM! build a playground for a neighboring town.
Air Date October 22, 2009
S02E07
Greg Pikitis
Leslie enlists the help of Dave and Andy in order to catch a local teen vandal. Meanwhile, Ann struggles to make her Halloween party fun, and ends up getting help from an unlikely source.
Air Date October 29, 2009
S02E08
Ron and Tammy
Ron's ex-wife, one of Leslie's directors, tries to use Ron to get her way. The episode was written by Mike Scully and directed by Troy Miller.
Air Date November 5, 2009
S02E09
The Camel
Leslie and the parks department bicker as they work on a proposal for a new town hall mural, while Ron and Andy share an awkward moment at Andy's new shoe-shine job.
Air Date November 12, 2009
S02E10
Hunting Trip
Leslie tries to prove she can hang with the guys so she invites herself on Ron’s annual hunting trip, but things don’t go as planned. Meanwhile, April and Andy bond in the office while everyone is away.
Air Date November 19, 2009
S02E11
Tom's Divorce
After Leslie finds out that Tom is getting a divorce, the department takes him out on the town to cheer him up. Meanwhile, Andy tries to hustle Mark in a game of pool.
Air Date December 3, 2009
S02E12
Christmas Scandal
A meeting with a disgraced councilman puts Leslie in the middle of a sex scandal that forces her to hide from the press.
Air Date December 10, 2009
S02E13
The Set Up
Ann sets Leslie up on a blind date with a co-worker, which does not go as well as Leslie hoped. An old friend of Ann's makes Mark feel insecure.
Air Date January 14, 2010
S02E14
Leslie's House
After an amazing date with Justin in Indianapolis, Leslie tries to impress him with a dinner party at her house.
Air Date January 21, 2010
S02E15
Sweetums
The Parks Department forms a partnership with a local company to sell energy bars at the parks in Pawnee.
Air Date February 4, 2010
S02E16
Galentine's Day
When Leslie hears her mom’s story about an old flame, she and her boyfriend Justin track him down and reunite them on Valentine’s Day.
Air Date February 11, 2010
S02E17
Woman of the Year
Leslie is outraged when Ron wins a “Woman of the Year” award for a project she started. Meanwhile, Tom is desperate to find some money to invest in a local Pawnee club.
Air Date March 4, 2010
S02E18
The Possum
When a possum bites the mayor's dog on a golf course, Leslie is asked to form a task force to catch the pesky animal. Meanwhile, Ron is upset when Mark refuses to bend the rules for him.
Air Date March 11, 2010
S02E19
Park Safety
After Jerry gets mugged by a bunch of kids, Leslie meets with the head park ranger in hopes of improving park safety. Meanwhile, everyone tries to be nicer to Jerry once he returns to the office.
Air Date March 18, 2010
S02E20
Summer Catalog
Preparing the Summer Events Catalog, Leslie decides to take Ron and the past directors of the Parks Department out for a picnic lunch. Tom enlists the help of Ann and Mark to pose for the cover photo.
Air Date March 25, 2010
S02E21
94 Meetings
Ron is furious when April mistakenly schedules a ton of meetings for him. Meanwhile, Leslie fights to preserve a historical landmark.
Air Date April 29, 2010
S02E22
Telethon
Leslie hosts a late-night shift for a local telethon, and lands former Indiana Pacer Detlef Schrempf as a celebrity guest. Meanwhile, Mark has big plans for his relationship with Ann.
Air Date May 6, 2010
S02E23
The Master Plan
Leslie is disappointed when her new park plans are put on hold by a visit from two state auditors. April has plans for Andy at her birthday party, and Ann tries to piece together a romantic mystery.
Air Date May 13, 2010
S02E24
Freddy Spaghetti
When Ben prevents Leslie from holding a children’s concert, she takes matters into her own hands. Mark makes some big decisions about his life, and Andy gets some unexpected romantic attention.
Air Date May 20, 2010