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Park 2 Park Challenge & 5K

Park 2 Park Challenge & 5K

The 6th Annual Park2Park Challenge and 5K Run/Walk Relay:  20 miles - 4 team members 5K: Individual or Family Plainfield Recreation and Aquatic Center, Plainfield, IN           Thank you to all who participated in the the 2016 P2P!  It was a successful fundraiser for...

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Native Plant & Tree Sale

Native Plant & Tree Sale

Native Plant & Tree Sale April 16, 2016 - 9:00AM to 1:00PM Sodalis Nature Park, Plainfield Online Sales END at Noon on April 14 Hendricks County is going Native with trees, plants, and shrubs! Natives are the perfect addition to your landscape: Thrive in Indiana...

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2016 Native Plant Sale

2016 Native Plant Sale

Native Plant & Tree Sale April 16, 2016 - 9:00AM to 1:00PM Sodalis Nature Park, Plainfield Online Sales OPEN March 1 - Pre-order & Save! Hendricks County is going Native with trees, plants, and shrubs! Natives are the perfect addition to your landscape: Thrive...

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SAVING THE CREEK BANK

SAVING THE CREEK BANK

  If you have been enjoying our beautiful spring weather at McCloud Nature Park, you might have noticed a large area on the banks of the Big Walnut cleared of brush and trees.   In an effort to save the creek bank from erosion and flooding, a wetlands is being...

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Running in a Natural Hendricks County

We are 10 days out from the Fall Colors Run at McCloud Nature Park - October 17, 2015.  Hendricks County is fortunate to have many fitness opportunities, including all types of runs - road races, adventure runs, fun runs, duathlons, triathlons, and my personal...

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Monarch Migration Watch

The Monarch Butterfly is back...and we couldn't be more happy!  For the last two decades, the population of monarchs has decreased, by some reports up to 90%.  In our own Hendricks County Parks, we have seen the impact. But this summer, they seem to be making a...

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Expansion Updates – Sodalis Nature Park

Expansion Updates – Sodalis Nature Park

Progress is being made to expand Sodalis Nature Park by nearly 2,000 acres! This is a huge collaborative effort by the Indianapolis Airport Authority and the Hendricks County Park Board to give protected land back to our community! Watch for exciting developments in...

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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.