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Parks & Recreation Section :: Page 2

  • Commune with nature without harming it, or yourself

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    The Glen will host a Leave No Trace wilderness training day at the end of the month. Registration deadline is this Sunday.

  • Fireworks on the Fourth

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    Click here for more photos from the July 4 fireworks display.

  • Star witness

    Zan Holtgrave strained to glimpse the planets in motion in the space above, while her mother Amy Magnus steadied her.

    Miami Valley star gazer Pat Craig set up a refractor telescope on the Antioch College golf course last Tuesday, June 5, for this century’s only chance to see Venus transit the sun.

  • Planners pursue a parks plan

    Many discussions over the past several years have led Village Council to designate a revision of the Parks and Recreation Master Plan as a 2011 goal.

  • Dinner to support the creatures that ask ‘Whoo Cooks for You?’

    Last year a great horned owl nested in a dead tree in the Glen.

    Whoo Cooks for You?, is a locavore’s feast on Sept. 11 to support the Glen Helen Raptor Center.

  • Join Glen’s Honeysuckle Daze

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    Glen Helen calls for volunteers to help with this Saturday’s Honeysuckle Daze, a day to oust the invasive species that threatens to take over the preserve.

  • Village Council eyes changes to skatepark

    The first step toward upgrading the Yellow Springs skatepark is to bring together the various stakeholders of the park, including skaters, neighbors and neighboring businesses, according to Village Manager Mark Cundiff at the Aug. 16 Village Council meeting.

  • Tell me how your garden grows

    Eric Johnson, Stephanie Elsass and Ed Amrhein survey the Bill Duncan neighborhood garden (photo by Aaron Zaremsky)

    The steering committee for the local neighborhood gardens met to discuss the future of the project last Friday.

  • No dog park at Ellis

    On Monday, April 19, Council members decided that Ellis Park dog park will not be located at the park after all.

  • Slight increase in 2010 pool rates

    Village staff is recommending a slight increase in fees for use of the Gaunt Park pool this summer season, according to Village Manager Mark Cundiff at Village Council’s April 4 meeting.