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August 15, 2020, 8:00 AM - August 22, 2020, 1:00 PM @ Red Barn
Running Wild 2020 is going virtual!
Run anytime between August 15-23, 2020. With a virtual race, you can run the 5K distance anywhere, in your neighborhood, on a treadmill, at a nearby park, or on the 5K course at St. Patrick's County Park.
3K Wacky Nature Scavenger Hunt will be self-let at St. Patrick's County Park!
Running Wild is organized by The Friends of St. Joseph County Parks, Friends of Bendix Woods & Spicer lake and St. Joseph County Parks. Thanks to our lead sponsors, I/N Tek I/N Kote and The University of Notre Dame.
August 20, 2020, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Runnels Shelter - Hardwoods Picnic Area
Start on the path to better health! Join us for a series designed to help you "Be Well" and live a better live. Each week will feature a short session on a wellness topic, connect you to free community resources, and suggest apps to help you on your path to wellness. Representatives from the St. Joseph County Health Department and Purdue University Extension Service will be available to answer questions and St. Joseph County Parks Department staff will lead a short walk in the park. Walk as far as you are comfortable or just come out to enjoy the weather. Dogs welcome on a 6 ft. leash.
August 20, 2020, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Brown Barn
Paddle on the Ponds
Noon-4pm, weather permitting
Paddle on the Ponds is an introduction to canoeing for first-time paddlers, families with young kids, or adults coming back to the sport. Not recommended for children 3 years and under. All equipment is provided.
August 21, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brown Barn
Join us for a special morning of activities for children five and und4er. Experience the best of the season with mud painting, mud pies, and giant bubbles. You can also dig in the dirt for treasures, hear a summer story, sample a tasty snack, and play on the playground! Registration and payment are required by August 18.
August 27, 2020, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Runnels Shelter - Hardwoods Picnic Area
August 27, 2020, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Brown Barn
August 27, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brown Barn
Ages 10 & up, accompanied by an adult. Connect in a wilderness setting, bond over a campfire, and enjoy an outdoor experience with park staff and Martin's School of Cooking. Ingredients and supplies will be provided, all you need to do is show up ready to cook, eat, and have fun! Register online at Martin's Supermarket, School of Cooking.
August 29, 2020, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Fragomeni Shelter
In the international sport of orienteering, you have a mission to find all the checkpoints on your map. Use your wits and powers of observation to find checkpoints in the woods. For more information visit http://www.ocin.org. Register on-site, the morning of the event.