Basketball Great Robbie Valentine Hosts Free Sports Leadership Camp for Youth
Local basketball legend Robbie Valentine will host a free Sports Leadership Camp for youth, 10am to Noon, August 11 at the Portland Community Center, 640 N. 27th Street.
Studio 2000 Art Exhibit and Sale Features Young Artists
An eight-week youth visual art ‘learn and earn’ program, Studio 2000, concludes with an art sale and exhibit from 4pm to 8pm, August 8 at the Shawnee Arts & Cultural Center, 607 S. 37th Street.
Iroquois Park Northern Overlook Restoration Design Presentation– August 19
Louisville Metro Parks will present a design recommendation for the Northern Overlook in Iroquois Park. The public meeting will be held August 19, 2014 at the Iroquois Amphitheater from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Metro Parks and Recreation Fall Athletic Leagues Registration Now Underway
Metro Parks has begun accepting team registrations for fall athletic leagues – softball, kickball and flag football. Games begin the week of September 2. Participants must be 18 or older. Registration deadline is August 25, or until leagues are filled.
Outdoor Fun and Adventure Offered by Metro Parks at West Louisville Appreciation Festival
Nature-based adventure will be on tap at this year’s West Louisville Appreciation Days in Shawnee Park, when Louisville Metro Parks and Recreation’s Natural Areas Division and its partners, including the National Park Service and Outdoor Afro, Louisville offer all sorts of outdoor fun, Saturday, July 26, from 1 pm to 5 pm. Activities include archery, fishing demonstrations, canoeing on the Ohio River, a climbing wall, a bicycle pump track and bicycle safety tips, volunteer-led nature hikes, and more!
Iroquois Park Northern Overlook Restoration Project Public Information Session – July 14
Louisville Metro Parks will offer an orientation/education walking tour as part of the design process for the Northern Overlook Restoration Project.
Metro Parks Fourth of July Holiday Family Golf Discount Offer Good July 4 through July 6
Metro Parks and Recreation is offering an affordable family golfing package at its nine golf courses over the Fourth of July weekend, beginning Friday, July 4 and running through Sunday, July 6.
Great American Backyard Campout at Jefferson Memorial Forest, June 28-29
The annual Great American Backyard Campout happens Saturday, June 28, 5:00 p.m. to Sunday, June 29, 10:00 a.m. at Jefferson Memorial Forest.
Summertime Recreation, Education, Fitness Opportunities on Tap for Louisville Teens
Mayor Greg Fischer invites Louisville teens to take advantage of an array of summertime activities offered through Louisville Metro to provide positive experiences, learning, and fun! The Mayor’s proposed budget includes significant investment in youth development programs throughout the city this summer, including support to Metro Parks & Recreation for activities geared specifically for teenagers.