Boone County Arboretum http://wnku.org en Earth Calendar for April 20th and 21st http://wnku.org/post/earth-calendar-april-20th-and-21st <p>Kenton County Parks and Recreation are grateful for their many Program, Lunch and Prize Partners. With support generated from these partnerships, their efforts and the benefits they can provide to the community are greatly magnified. IN their efforts to continue to provide entertainment, educational programs, activites and events throughout Kenton County, KCP&amp;R has numerous partnership opportunities available. If you would like to help out, you can provide your support and begin to immediately reap the benefits of associating your name with Kenton County Parks and Recreation. Fri, 20 Apr 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Kathy Costello 9721 at http://wnku.org Earth Calendar for April 20th and 21st Earth Calendar for March 23rd and 24th http://wnku.org/post/earth-calendar-march-23rd-and-24th <p>The city of Forest Park is bringing back a popular program that offers all local residents a 50% discount to make home energy improvements. The city is partnering with the Greater Cincinnati Energy Alliance to provide homeowners a full home energy assessment and access to financial incentives, which can mean savings on utility bills. The <a href="http://www.forestpark.org/egov/docs/1301507790102.htm">Forest Park Residential Energy Efficiency Program</a> was launched last year, during which time 50 homes received&nbsp;energy efficiency upgrades. Fri, 23 Mar 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Kathy Costello 8683 at http://wnku.org Earth Calendar for March 23rd and 24th Earth Calendar for March 19th and 20th http://wnku.org/post/earth-calendar-march-19th-and-20th <p><a href="http://www.bcarboretum.org/">Boone County Arboretum</a> currently has two 6-month student internships available for the season. Internships are available to college students studying horticulture, landscape architecture or closely related fields. Benefits of the internship include:</p> Mon, 19 Mar 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Kathy Costello 8681 at http://wnku.org Earth Calendar for March 19th and 20th Earth Calendar for February 29th and March 1st http://wnku.org/post/earth-calendar-february-29th-and-march-1st <p>Pedal into spring with the first Bike Bop of the new year on March 10th from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm. This 10-mile ride begins at Park+Vine and meanders to the Green Learning Center at the Civic Garden Center. Last year the Civic Garden Center transformed an empty lot and gas station at Oak and Reading into a hands-on laboratory. Students and adults learn how to apply sustainable practice to their gardens and the systems that support them. Space is limited to the first 20 people who RSVP. To RSVP email <a href="mailto:info@parkandvine.com">info@parkandvine.com</a>.</p> Wed, 29 Feb 2012 06:00:00 +0000 Kathy Costello 7838 at http://wnku.org Earth Calendar for February 29th and March 1st