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  1. Fri Dec. 9

    Cocoa, Candy Canes, and Crafts It's not too early in the season to start making your own ornaments! Put a unique, nature-themed spin on this year's handmade project by using materials collected from right outside. Tunes, treats, and a warm drink will be provided. Registration and payment required by December 6.
  2. Sat Dec. 10

    Cookies with Santa Skip the crowds and craziness and visit Santa at the park. Decorate a cookie, write a letter to Santa, and enjoy a holiday story by Mrs. Claus. Registration required by December 5.
  3. Thu Dec. 15

    Searching in a Winter Wonderland Elves have hidden ornaments around the the St. Joseph County Parks, and they want you to find them! Every Thursday in December, Elves will post a photo to www.facebook.com/sjcparks/ giving a clue to the hiding place of each ornament. Play their game, find the ornaments, snap a picture, and submit the photo to be entered in a drawing for park prizes.
  4. Wed Dec. 21

    Solstice Yeti Lantern Hike Celebrate the Winter Solstice. Bundle up and get Yeti for a hike on the longest night of the year! Enjoy the brisk air and search for 15 glowing Yeti's hiding trailside. Afterwards, enjoy a fun treat and hot cocoa. Lanterns will be available for each family to help guide the way. Registration required by December 19.
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Park News

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    Overhead and Underfoot: Winter's Secrets: Three-part series

    Be "in the know" about what is really going on during the not-so-dead of winter in this three-part series program!
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    Solstice Yeti Lantern Hike

    Come and celebrate the Winter Solstice. Read on...
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    Searching in a Winter Wonderland

    Elves have hidden ornaments around the St. Joseph County Parks, see if you can find them! Read on...