Tag - winter activities

Outdoor Winter Fun In Hendricks County

Friday, November 23, 2018 10:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

Last weekend, I was invited to a fall birthday bonfire. It had been on my calendar for four weeks. But when the day came, it was actually more like winter, a frigid 20 degrees outside. The party still took place and was actually one of the most fun…

Avon Ice Rink Unveiled at Washington Township Park

Saturday, November 17, 2018 3:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

I grew up in a town where ice skating was a significant part of the local culture. Scott Hamilton first learned to figure skate in Bowling Green, Ohio, and ice hockey was the biggest sport at my high school. So when I moved to Hendricks County…

Best Soups in Hendricks County

Friday, November 2, 2018 10:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

Brr! Fall turns to winter so quickly, it seems. I'm feeling it on this cold, rainy night. While I never feel prepared for the cold winter before us, I do try to find the silver-lining. Staying in with family and friends, curling up under a thick…

Top 10: Things to Know Before Visiting Sky Zone

Thursday, February 15, 2018 2:00 PM by David Ayers

Looking for a fun activity that every member of the family will enjoy at an affordable price where you can literally bounce off the walls? One of the places that's very popular with our two boys and their friends is the Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline…

We typically mark February with candy hearts and red roses. But the folks at the Guilford Township Community Center inside Hummel Park in Plainfield have a little family fun planned in the five days following Valentine's Day. The Guilford Township…

Indoor Fitness Options in Hendricks County

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 9:00 AM by Beth Fife

Fitness and healthy activities are important year round. However, staying active during the colder months is essential for maintaining a strong immune system, burning calories to avoid the dreaded winter weight gain, and releasing those "feel-good"…

Top Hendricks County Insider Stories of 2017

Thursday, December 28, 2017 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

I always like to give our dedicated local expert writers a break this final week of the year, which also gives me a chance to reflect on 2017 and their fine work. As I looked back, four of our top 10 most-viewed stories of 2017 along with three…

January is nearly upon us and we have settled in for a long, cold, harsh Indiana winter. As temperatures plummet into the teens and single digits, our time spent outdoors is limited. Luckily, Hendricks County fun is not limited to the outdoors. In…

Hendricks County DIY Studios Offer Holiday Events

Friday, December 8, 2017 10:00 AM by Beth Fife

The house is beautifully decorated. The tree is up. Stockings are hung, but can you check Christmas shopping off your list? With only a few shopping weeks left, I started to panic about finding the perfect gifts for a few family members. They seem to…