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  1. Wed Jun. 13

    Good Clean Dirty Fun! Nature Play Day Families, join us for an evening of muddy fun! Muddy fun activities will include mud painting, making mud pies, stomping in the swamp, snacks and more. Wear old clothes and shoes, and bring a towel. This free event is part of the Passport to Play series in collaboration with South Bend Venues Parks & Arts, Mishawaka Parks, Martin's Supermarkets, St. Joseph County Health Department and Reducing Obesity Coalition.
  2. Sun Jun. 17

    Beginner Canoe & Kayak Lessons Join a certified instruction for a basic canoe/kayak lesson including safety, paddling strokes, loading/unloading and transporting a canoe/kayak. All equipment provided. Registration and payment required by June 7. (Min. 5;Max. 12)
  3. Mon Jun. 18

    7th Annual WNIT Kids Day in the Park Bring the family out to the park for kids' games and activities, story corner, nature station and portable disc golf. Pizza and beverages provided by Papa John's. Proceeds to benefit WNIT. For more information call 574-675-9648 or go to www.wnit.org. Organized and sponsored by WNIT, Papa John's Pizza, Better World Books and St. Joseph County Parks.
  4. Thu Jun. 21

    Home School Summer Adventure Welcome, home school families! Experience the beginning of summer at the parks by learning a new skill: how to use a map and compass! Start with a quick lesson on how to find you way in the woods, then use a new knowledge to follow a trail and solve a nature-in-summer mystery. Finish up by making a souvenir button! Registration and payment are required by June 18.
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