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F.R.O.G.S. Are Leaping Bookmark

Faithful. Reliable. Opportunity. Giving. Sharing. (F.R.O.G.S.). These are the key characteristics that make Jesse Jones Park Volunteers stand out. Click here to read a special message from Steve Hostetler, JJPV president, about how JJPV volunteers make a difference at Jones Park.

Wildlife at Jones Park: You’ve Got a Friend in Me Bookmark

Opossums are arguably one of the most maligned and misunderstood creatures on our continent. They have a reputation of being dirty, diseased, ugly, mal-tempered, and unintelligent. However, the truth is the opossum is an ecological hero and one of our greatest allies in the fight against diseases.

How to Prevent Wildlife in the Walls Bookmark

We’ve all heard it before: a scratching in the attic, thuds under the deck, and rooting around in the walls. These are the unmistakable sounds of a home invasion — by wildlife. But never fear! Learn why winter is the best time for preventative measures.