Tag - Richard A. Carlucci Recreation & Aquatic Center

My fellow blogger Becky Wilson-Lusk recently wrote about 8 Indoor Activities for the Kids in Hendricks County , so as the interim superintendent of Hendricks County Parks & Recreation , I thought I would complement Becky's post with one about 8 outdoor…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 14-16

Monday, December 10, 2018 11:00 AM by Eric Ivie

We're in the heart of the holiday season here in Hendricks County, Indiana , and as we look ahead to the weekend, you'll find a number of ways to celebrate Christmas with us. Bundle up the family and bring them out for sights and sounds of the season…

The fall season remains my favorite time of the year to run/walk outdoors. I'm sure most runners/walkers would agree that viewing fall foliage combined with cooler temperatures make this time of year perfect for run/walk events. Many local events in…

Start your summer off right by lacing up those athletic shoes and heading out to a Hendricks County park and/or trail! It's almost June and that signifies the beginning of the popular Summer Fun Run Series. Four fun runs occur this month at various…

Splash Island Indoor Waterpark Reopens

Thursday, March 9, 2017 3:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

It was a hard winter for water lovers in Hendricks County. One of the best indoor places to swim, Planfield Parks and Recreation's indoor section of Splash Island , was closed for many months to take care of roof repairs. However, the indoor aquatic…

Hendricks County March Run/Walk Event Primer

Friday, February 24, 2017 1:00 PM by Beth Fife

Hendricks County offers three run/walk events in March. Distances range from a 5K to a half marathon. Types of courses vary as well, so finding the perfect event to fit your running/walking ability should be easy. Here is a run down of our March…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 16-18

Thursday, December 15, 2016 7:00 AM by Katy Mann

Baby, it's cold outside! But that doesn't mean you should stay in. Our last Weekend Primer of 2016 has everything you need to fill this upcoming weekend in Hendricks County with color, flavor and fun. Sensory Santa Activities Two separate sensory…

This year I want to make sure to take my daughter to see Santa Claus. After doing a little research, I've come up with a great list of opportunities right here in Hendricks County. These events sound like so much fun, she might get to visit him a…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 28-30

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 12:17 AM by Stephanie Porter

There's no need to fret about Halloween falling on a week night. Here in Hendricks County, there are plenty of ways to celebrate this weekend. Trick-or-treating through park trails, symphony sounds and fall festivities with your pup in tow are just a…

Even though the end of summer is upon us, there is still opportunities to participate in warm weather runs/walks in Hendricks County . The popular Summer Fun Run Series has four events throughout August. Other running/walking events include Project…