Posts Tagged: parks events

Get Outdoors: Family Nature Day


Explore the great outdoors with hands-on activities for all ages at Boone County Parks’ Family Nature Day! Taking place Saturday, July 28 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., at Boone Woods Park, located at 6000 Veterans Way, Burlington. The day includes creek exploration, fossils, info from environmental organizations, and a visit from Raptors, Inc. Learn… Read more »

Free Entry Days at Great Parks


Great Parks of Hamilton County is celebrating special days all year long with free entry for all into the parks.  Guests can experience 78 miles of trails, over 17,500 acres of natural habitat and wildlife, lakes and river access, playgrounds, dog parks, golf courses and more! Free entry dates are: May 19, Kids to Parks… Read more »

Family Nature Day


Join local organizations to learn about the natural world found in your own backyard.  Discover what life lurks in the water of creek beds, examine local fossils and more — thanks to the Boone County Public Library, Boone County Parks, Thomas More Biology Field Station, Raptors, Inc., and Leave No Trace. There will be giveaways… Read more »

(Almost) Every Other Thursday Science


Whoever said science is boring had to be kidding!  Kenton County Parks & Recreation will celebrate their tenth season of outstanding science programming with their (Almost) Every Other Thursday Science gatherings. Programs have a little something for everyone and are loaded with special guests, fun activities and cool info.  Be sure to arrive early to… Read more »

Scarecrow Competition


Boone Woods Park (6000 Veterans Way, Burlington) is the setting for the 36th Annual Boone Woods Arts and Crafts show, held on Sunday, Sept. 18 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Enjoy the works of area artists, and live bluegrass music on the Creekside Stage.  Be sure to check out all the creative scarecrows residents… Read more »

Kenton County Parks Celebrates 40/20


Join in on July 17 as Kenton County Parks celebrates 40/20 — 40 years of parks and 20 years of recreation fun. The county’s first parks, Pioneer Park and Richardson Road Park, opened in 1976, followed by Middleton-Mills and Doe Run Lake.  In 1996, the recreation program was launched and has since included a number… Read more »

YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day


Get moving and enjoy Healthy Kids Day, courtesy of the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati and Great Parks of Hamilton County.  Heady to Parky’s Farm in Winton Woods (10073 Daly Road) on Saturday, April 23, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and enjoy fitness class demos, scavenger hunts, an inflatable obstacle course, wagon rides and more!… Read more »

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