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2017 Wall Calendars

2017 Wall Calendars

Local amateur and professional photographers submitted more than 350 photos to Hendricks County Parks & Recreation as part of a contest to create a wall calendar. Twelve winning photographs were selected and now grace the pages of this unique, first-of-its kind...

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Observation HoneyBee Hive

Observation HoneyBee Hive

Support Establishment of a HoneyBee Observation Hive at McCloud Each year, McCloud Nature Park is visited by over 30,000 people.  Our Nature Center welcomes many of those visitors, including school groups, scouts and families eager to learn and experience nature in...

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Nature Photos Sought for 2017 Parks Wall Calendar

Nature Photos Sought for 2017 Parks Wall Calendar

Deadline for submission has passed!  Winners announced very soon! Hendricks County Parks & Recreation is calling all professional and amateur photographers to help with photos to be used for a 2017 wall calendar that will feature the department’s three existing...

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A Float Through McCloud Nature Park

A Float Through McCloud Nature Park

The Big Walnut Creek runs through McCloud Nature Park in North Salem, Indiana. On June 12, thirteen-year old, Nick Randall, set out to capture video of entire length of the Big Walnut through McCloud by mounting his GoPro to the front of the canoe.  Below are two...

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2016 SUMMER FUN RUNS

2016 SUMMER FUN RUNS

LOVE to RUN our PARKS! What better way to explore 13 PARKS in Hendricks County than on a RUN! 2016 FUN RUN SCHEDULE     Every Wednesday from June 1 -August 24, runners and walkers are invited to join us at a Hendricks County park to complete a 1-mile or 5K course....

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Arboretum Groundbreaking

Arboretum Groundbreaking

The Arboretum at McCloud Nature Park GROUNDBREAKING  May 6, 2016 McCloud Nature Park  Please join Hendricks County Parks & Recreation and the Parks Foundation of Hendricks County as we celebrate the groundbreaking of our newest attraction - the Arboretum at...

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Hendricks County Parks Events Calendar

Find even more great events going on at the Hendricks County Parks! Click here to view the full list of upcoming events offered by Hendricks County Parks & Recreation.