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10 Summer Break Ideas Your Family Will Love

Friday, June 14, 2019 9:00 AM by Eric Ivie

It doesn't take long for the excitement of Summer Break to wear off for kids, and then suddenly they're bored. If you're looking for some ideas of how to entertain your children this summer, we have a lot of fun activities and places to take them…

Did you know that the average American child spends more than 50 hours per week using electronic media? That works out to more than seven hours a day. Let that sink in for a moment, and then I'll tell you about the good folks at the Indiana Children…

The annual Summer Fun Run series in Hendricks County, Indiana, returns May 29, and The Parks Foundation of Hendricks County has made a few updates to enhance this already popular run/walk series. For those of you not familiar with the Summer Fun…

Weekend Primer: April 26-28

Monday, April 22, 2019 3:00 PM by Beth Fife

Events happening this weekend in Hendricks County, Indiana, offer fun for both residents and visitors. Whatever your interest, from art to animals to fitness and even unicorns, we have it covered. Let's check it out... 7th Annual Arts Gala More than…

Spring is here! Spring is here! Spring is here! After the winter we’ve had, I know I’m not the only one who wants to skip joyously around town today. Let’s welcome spring with open arms this year, shall we? This list should get you started, whether…

Now that Spring has finally arrived in Central Indiana and warm weather is on it's way, it's time to enjoy spending time outdoors and exercising in the fresh air. Hendricks County offers beautiful parks and trails to explore. Run/walk events provide…

Weekend Primer: March 15-17

Monday, March 11, 2019 10:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

Man alive! The weekends always seem to pass so quickly. What's worse is finding out about an event after it has passed. So, with both in mind, we've put together a quick list of events and activities on the calendar for the coming weekend in…

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: Sept. 7-9

Monday, September 3, 2018 12:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

Even though summer is wrapping up, the schedule is still completely packed in Hendricks County, Indiana, this weekend. Browse this list carefully because you don’t want to miss some of these one-time events. Other events have been on repeat all…

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…