Category Archives for "Outdoors"

Aug 21

Fun Events this Weekend: Richmond Parks Department & More!

By KPass | Elstro Park , Live theatre , Night Life , Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Richmond , Richmond Parks And Recreation , Shakespeare Festival , summer activities , Things to do in Richmond Indiana , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , Upcoming Events

Looking for fun things to do with  friends or family this weekend?  Then look no further than your own Parks Department for unique choices for adventure.  And for more fun ideas how about FREE Shakespeare in the Park?…Read on for more details: Observing The Stars Using telescopes provided, bring the family out to the Middlefork […]

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Apr 19

Let’s Celebrate the Earth!

By KPass | Cope Environmental Center , Hayes Arboretum , Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Richmond , Things to do in Richmond Indiana , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , trails , Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 21, 2018, is Earth Day!  So many things are happening this time of year right under our feet and above our heads.  You can celebrate the awesomeness of that in a variety of ways in Wayne County this weekend. Hayes Arboretum- Richmond IN A family friendly annual event, the Family Earth Day Celebration […]

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Oct 20

News & Views From Cope by Kaitlyn Blansett

By KPass | Centerville , Cope Environmental Center , non-profits , Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Things to do in Richmond Indiana , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , Upcoming Events , wayne-county

by Kaitlyn Blansett (Cope Environmental Center) Check Out Wayne County’s Raging Night Life! (10/2017)  The sun sets, the air cools, and everything gets quiet. That sounds like the perfect time to head outdoors and check out the wonderful night life Wayne County has to offer! Many animals are nocturnal, meaning they are awake at night […]

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Aug 23

Wayne County Kids Enjoy Solar Eclipse 2017

By KPass | Centerville , education , Local News , Outdoors , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , wayne-county

A Solar Eclipse! All over Wayne County on Monday, some kids were able to observe a possibly once in their lifetime occurrence in their own backyards…well the school yards anyway. In Centerville at the Centerville Abington Elementary school, kids from 2-6th grade were scattered over the school grounds, some on blankets and all with protective […]

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Aug 06

News & Views From Cope: by Kaitlyn Blansett

By KPass | Cope Environmental Center , education , environment , Exercise and Diet , Health and Fitness , Local Bloggers , non-profits , Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Richmond , Things to do in Richmond Indiana , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , trails , wayne-county

by Kaitlyn Blansett, Cope Environmental Center Centerville, IN (7/27/17) – How often do you hear kids get excited about volunteering? At Cope Environmental Center, we get to hear it all the time! This summer our “Junior Rangers” volunteered nearly 1000 hours of their time educating other kids about the Earth! Junior Rangers are preteens and […]

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Jul 31

What’s Happening This Week in Wayne County? Lots!

By KPass | Chanticleer Quartet , Downtown Richmond , Elstro Park , environment , Hayes Arboretum , Live Music , Local News , Night Life , Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Places to shop in Richmond IN , places to shop in Wayne County , Richmond , Richmond Civic Theatre , Richmond Parks And Recreation , summer activities , Things to do in Richmond Indiana , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , Upcoming Events , wayne-county

The summer is in full swing, as families get their kids ready to start school soon and want to enjoy the last bits of summer freedom.  So many choices—so little time.  So enjoy! Twilight Farmers Market: Elstro Park Tuesday, August 1, 2017  4-7 p.m. Enjoy all your favorites plus food trucks, a beer garden and […]

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Jul 26

Movies in the Glen Series: August 2017!

By KPass | Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Richmond Parks And Recreation , summer activities , Things to do in Richmond Indiana , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , Upcoming Events , wayne-county

The Richmond Parks and Recreation department, Richmond IN, is proud to bring to the community each year a wonderful family friendly series “Movies in the Glen”, on Roosevelt Hill in Glen Miller Park. Remember the days of outdoor movies at the drive-in?  This is even better!  Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and snacks for a […]

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Jun 28

Fireworks Displays In & Around Wayne County IN: 2017

By KPass | Fountain City , Hagerstown , Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Richmond , Things to do in Richmond Indiana , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , Upcoming Events , wayne-county

Celebrate July 4th With a Bang! With all the opportunities in the area for fireworks, the only way to miss a display this year would be to hide in a box. Beginning Saturday, July 1, at dusk you can enjoy fireworks on Roosevelt Hill in Richmond IN. And the list goes on… July 1  at […]

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Jun 27

Look What’s Flying Into Hagerstown: The Annual Flying Circus!

By KPass | Hagerstown , Headline , Outdoors , Places to go in Wayne County , places to shop in Wayne County , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , Upcoming Events , wayne county visitor bureau , wayne-county

For Immediate Release (July 2017) The 10th Annual Hagerstown Flying Circus will take to the skies over Hagerstown, Indiana from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 18. The free event promises to be bigger and better than ever since it began as part of the 2008 Ford Model T Celebration. Many of the nation’s top […]

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Jun 20

7th Annual Home & Garden Tour: Centerville IN

By KPass | Centerville , Outdoors , Places to go in Wayne County , summer activities , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , wayne-county

Submitted by: Myra Baldwin Home and Garden Tour (Centerville IN) Historic Centerville’s 7th annual Garden and Home Tour will be on Saturday, July 9, from 9-4 and Sunday July 9, from 11-4. The ice cream social will begin at 1 p.m. each day. There are 7 gardens and a craft show at Jean Ann Mull’s […]

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Apr 20

Earth Day 2017…Activities

By KPass | Centerville , Cope Environmental Center , environment , Hayes Arboretum , non-profits , Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Richmond , Upcoming Events

Earth Day April 22nd, 10am-2pm Earth lovers…you can celebrate our amazing planet, the life it supports, and what our community is doing to protect it at the Family Earth Day Celebration! This FREE event will feature fun games and activities for all ages, as well as information from Earth-friendly organizations and non-profits. Don’t miss the […]

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Mar 17

Spring Break 2017: Fun Ideas for Families in Wayne County

By KPass | Centerville , Cope Environmental Center , Downtown Richmond , environment , Hayes Arboretum , Health and Fitness , Local shopping , Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Places to shop in Richmond IN , places to shop in Wayne County , Richmond , Richmond Parks And Recreation , Things to do in Richmond Indiana , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , Tin Lizzie Cafe , Upcoming Events , wayne-county

Will your family be hanging out in Wayne County IN for Spring Break this year?  The last week in March through the first week in April will be the busiest time for families looking for something fun to do with their kids.  And whether you are looking for a one day or week long experience- you will […]

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Feb 25

Hiking the Great Outdoors: Wayne County IN

By KPass | cardinal greenway , Cope Environmental Center , environment , Hayes Arboretum , Outdoors , places to go in Richmond IN , Places to go in Wayne County , Richmond , Things to do in Richmond Indiana , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , trails , wayne-county

It doesn’t look like it today, but soon the warmer weather will hold and we’ll all be thinking about getting out in nature more.  Hiking in Wayne County is easy, with so many great outdoor spaces to choose from.  Whether you are a power hiker or someone who likes to take your time enjoying the […]

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Oct 25

2016 Trick or Treat Times for Wayne County Area Cities

By constance | Centerville , Featured , Hagerstown , Near Wayne County , Outdoors , Richmond , wayne-county

Cities are listed below by times so that you can easily plan ahead and hit more than one…. BE SAFE and HAVE FUN!!! SATURDAY October 29th: Fountain City 6:00-8:00 p.m. MONDAY, October 31th: 5:00-7:30 p.m.   Winchester 5:30-7:00 p.m.  Williamsburg West Elkton, Ohio 5:30-7:30 p.m.  Centerville Richmond 6:00-7:30 p.m. Eldorado, Ohio Gratis, Ohio Lewisburg, Ohio […]

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Oct 20

Scary (& not so Scary) Things To Do NEAR Wayne County

By KPass | metamora , Near Wayne County , Outdoors , Places to go in Wayne County , Things to do in Wayne County Indiana , Whitewater Valley

It seems impossible that one could partake of all the scary things around Wayne County this October and still have time to enjoy spooky fun nearby.  But if you are a real adventurer you might want to try out one of these nearby attractions. Haunted Village of Metamora Friday and Saturday evenings from 7:30 to […]

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