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Back in May 2003, McCloud Nature Park opened to the public in northwest Hendricks County , just outside North Salem. On May 5, Hendricks County Parks & Recreation will celebrate its flagship park's 15th anniversary with a free, family-friendly…

Weekend Primer: April 27-29

Monday, April 23, 2018 3:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

Now that the weather is finally getting warmer, I'm feeling more inspired to get out, explore and create some fun memories with my family. Tons of great events await in Hendricks County, Indiana, this weekend. You can see a complete list anytime by…

Maple Syrup Days Will Educate, Entertain

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

A fun, free and educational family event returns to Hendricks County the first two Saturdays in March. Maple Syrup Days celebrates McCloud Nature Park's sugar maple trees and the delectable sweetness that they produce. Located just outside of North…

National Comedian Appearing at Lucas Oil Raceway

Friday, February 2, 2018 9:00 AM by Josh Duke

A comedian? Lucas Oil Raceway? In February? To raise money for a local domestic abuse shelter? Yes, these four things don't seem to have much in common, but they will all converge on Feb. 10 when national comedian Michael Jr. performs live during the…

I really enjoy the Christmas season, but I really dislike Christmas shopping. I'm not sure that I can adequately describe how much I dislike Christmas shopping in a family-friendly blog such as this one. Not long ago, however, I was introduced to the…

YMCA Hosts 6th Annual Gobble Gallop 5K Run/Walk

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 9:00 AM by Beth Fife

Thanksgiving brings families together and traditions are created. Perhaps this year your family would like to incorporate a healthy activity into your holiday festivities? The 6th annual Gobble Gallop 5K offers the perfect opportunity to accomplish…

Fall Running/Walking Events Round-Up

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 3:00 PM by Beth Fife

Hendricks County goes above and beyond providing family-friendly events and activities throughout our beautiful fall season. Health and wellness remains important to our community, and numerous events include walks/runs. Residents and visitors alike…

Weekend Primer: Aug. 25-27

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 10:00 AM by Katy Mann

Each day brings a new adventure in Hendricks County, and we have a whole weekend full of fun. This weekend even appears to have a break in high temps combined with a bevy of activities both indoors and out, so hop on over to any one of these…

Weekend Primer: Aug 18-20

Monday, August 14, 2017 4:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

Activities abound in Hendricks County this time of year, which means I have plenty of events to share with you this weekend. I think you should definitely check these out: Family Movie Night at the YMCA The Hendricks Regional Health YMCA in Avon will…