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Nov
25

Kick off the holiday season with fun for the entire family at Burroughs Park. Enjoy a variety of festive activities including snow, crafts*, a petting zoo, holiday movies, and more. And no holiday celebration would be complete without a visit from the big guy in red, so don’t forget a camera to get a “selfie with Santa!” Santa will be available from 4 p .m. to 6:45 p .m.

Dec
02

Join us Saturday, December 2 at Redbud Hill Homestead to experience traditions of earlier times as the homestead comes to life with 19th century holiday customs. Enjoy music, a holiday craft, tree lighting, wassail and cookies, and an early visit from Saint Nicholas. 

Dec
09

Join park staff and volunteers for homemade cookies and wassail as the homestead comes to life with old-fashioned Christmas traditions, including jolly old Saint Nicholas.

FUN & FREE FOR ALL AGES!

Upcoming Events

Gardening Daze

Start Date/Time:
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 8:30 AM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 11:30 AM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
Recurring Event Every 1 week(s) on Wednesday until 3/31/2021 (total 209 events)
Category:
Parks
Location:
Description:

Join Horticultural Coordinator Matt Abernathy Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m. for native plant landscaping and habitat restoration in the park. Volunteers assist with gardening outside the Nature Center, tending plants in the greenhouse, removing invasive plants, assisting with habitat restoration, and other horticulture projects. Volunteer Doug Ebeling also offers vegetable gardening at 10 a.m. in the heritage garden at the pioneer homestead. Closed-toed shoes, gloves, a hat, sunscreen, and water are recommended.

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