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Enbridge Donates $3,000 to Natural Playground

Enbridge-Donates-3000-to-Natural-PlaygroundOn Monday, September 28, 2015, Porter County Parks & Recreation Superintendent, Walter Lenckos, accepted a check for $3,000 from Enbridge Energy Company. The funds will be used for the Natural Playground project at Sunset Hill Farm County Park, which began construction this summer.

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Taltree Arboretum & Gardens’ Fall Festival & Haunted Railroad Begins October 1, 2015

Taltree-Haunted-Railroads-Promo-Release-2015Visit Taltree Arboretum & Gardens October 1 through 31 for a family friendly celebration of the fall season.

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Adventure Awaits in 2015 Fall Hikes at Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Adventure-Awaits-in-2015-Fall-Hikes-at-Taltree-Arboretum-and-GardensTrained naturalists will lead field trips for groups of children and adults this autumn at Taltree Arboretum & Gardens.

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Taltree Arboretum & Gardens Names Executive Director in 2015

rot1Taltree Arboretum & Gardens is pleased to announce the selection of Stephanie Blackstock as its next Executive Director. Blackstock has been with Taltree since 2010 serving in a number of capacities, most recently as Interim Executive Director since the resignation of Alexis Faust in January, 2015.

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5th Annual Valpo Night Ride a Success

Valpo-Parks-Night-Ride-2015The 5th annual Valpo Night Ride organized by the Valpo Parks Department and the city’s Pathways Committee was on Saturday, August 22, 2015. Over 280 participants gathered on a beautiful evening for the15-mile organized bike ride that started and ended at the Butterfield Pavilion and took riders in and around the City. Police and volunteer support along the route made this year's event safe and without incident.

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Taltree Arboretum & Gardens 2015 Trail of Scarecrows Contest Now Accepting Applications

Taltree-Trail-of-Scarecrows-2015-Promo-01Taltree Arboretum & Gardens welcomes groups of children kindergarten through fifth grade to participate in this year’s Trail of Scarecrows contest.

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Valpo Parks Foundation Announces Newest Partner in the Private-Public Expansion of Central Park Plaza

valpo-cpp-plazaThe Valpo Parks Foundation is pleased to announce another strategic partner in the private-public expansion of Central Park Plaza. The AM Stabilizers Corporation, headquartered in Valparaiso and a global supplier of high quality liquid and powder heat stabilizers for both flexible and rigid PVC applications, has agreed to donate $50,000 to purchase the dasher boards for the new ice skating rink. They will pay $5,000 annually for a 10 year term in exchange for the AM Stabilizers logo brand on four of the dasher boards. In addition, they will continue to support the Parks Foundation’s mission by pledging $20,000 over the same ten year period for total gift of $70,000.

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