Fri June 1, 2012
Earth Calendar for June 1st and 2nd
The Hamilton County Park District is proud to be a part of a unique celebration taking place until September 30th. The Taft Museum of Art is celebrating 80- years of excellence with a special event called Art For All, a public art program that features 80 reproductions of works from the museum collection placed throughout Greater Cincinnati, including six Hamilton County Parks. Reproductions can be found in locations such as the Cincinnati Zoo, Devou Park, the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky International Airport and many other places. Reproductions can also be found at these Hamilton County Parks: Woodland Mound, Otto Armleder Park, Sharon Woods, Fernbank Park, Winton Woods and Glenwood Gardens. For more information and for maps of the where to find the other reproductions, visit the Taft Museum of Art's website.
On Our Calendar
The 3-day celebration, Ohio River Paddlefest, is scheduled for June 21st-23rd. This year there will be a new event, Pedalfest, a bike ride along the riverbank. The ride starts in downtown Cincinnati and goes through Cincinnati Parks and Recreation areas and Hamilton County Parks and returns to the riverfront downtown just in time for the Finish Line Festival. The ride can be any length you want, from short treks on tricycles to the full 20 miles. For more information visit Pedalfest's website.