Thursday, March 26th - 8AM. Wagon Wheel Pavilion in City Park.
Rick Read will lead us on a birding expedition in City Park to check out the park’s nesting boxes and spot returning migratory birds. Since the program is so early we will even provide the coffee!
Wednesday April 15th - 6PM. Wagon Wheel Pavilion in City Park
“Take a Walk on the Wild Side.” Parks programs director Cindy Isom will help us explore the emerging wildflowers and wildlife along trails in City Park. Join us! ... for a fun and interesting walk.
Saturday, April 25th - Earth Day Celebration. 8AM Kickoff at Altherr Park
As part of the Parks Department’s Centennial Celebration, on Saturday April 25th Altherr Park will host a day of birding, hiking planting trees and learning about the history of the parks. Festivities:
- 8am - Birding, Nature walks, and other activities
- Noon - Tree Plantings
- 1PM - Earth Day Celebration: Join the Monticello Public Library and Monticello Parks Department for the annual “Earth Day Celebration” in Altherr Park from 1pm to 3pm. Information and craft booths will be set up in the tent at the park entrance. Northwest Indiana Solid Waste District, Enter the Garden Club, Soil and Water Conservation District and more will help to celebrate our precious environment.
Come to your parks to enjoy the outdoors and celebrate the Parks Centennial and Earth Day. Hope to see you all there!