Posted on: April 26, 2017

Adult Paint Night - May 8 at Brambleton Center

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Embrace your creativity and enjoy a fun night out with friends! Our instructor will guide you step by step from a blank canvas to a finished masterpiece! All materials will be provided. No art experience necessary! Join us from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at the Bra...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Frog Calling Night Hike - Saturday at Explore Park

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Join us at Explore Park for a short talk about the habits and habitats of the frogs who call Explore Park home. Following the brief discussion, a naturalist will lead you on a night hike to listen for the frog’s diverse calls. Recommended items ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Green Ridge Basketball Courts & Track Closed for Maintenance May 1-10

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Please be aware the Green Ridge gymnasium (basketball courts) and walking track will be closed for refurbishment May 1-10. During this closure we will be resurfacing the gymnasium floor. We're pleased to be putting membership payments to work by ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Family Scenic Horseback Ride - Saturday, April 29

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Seated adjacent to the Peaks of Otter and with endless miles of trail, join the equine experts at Reba Farm and enjoy scenic landscapes while learning to ride and work with your horse companion. Participants will learn basic horsemanship skills including ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Cane Self Defense - Thursday, April 27 at Brambleton Center

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This class will teach anyone the benefits of the cane and how to use the cane for stretching, strength, and developing better balance. The class will also demonstrate that the cane is more than a crutch, and it is in fact a source of confidence. Knowing h...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Rugrat Ramblers Race - Saturday, April 29 at Explore Park

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A running series for kids of all abilities, from toddlers to teen and everyone in between, we'll have an age group specific race just for you. Toddler Trot 50 yard crawl, 3-4 year old 1/4 mile, 5-7 year old 1/2 mile and 8-13 years 1 mile race. Pr...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Explore Park Adventure Plan Receives 2017 Governor's Environmental Excellence Award

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ROANOKE COUNTY, VA (April 7, 2017) – At a ceremony on Tuesday during the 28th Annual Environment Virginia Symposium, Roanoke County was honored with a 2017 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award for the Explore Park Adventure Plan. ...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Stand Up Paddleboarding at Explore Park Apr. 29, May 11 & May 27

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Go on a Stand Up Paddleboarding Adventure with no previous experience! Join the experts at Roanoke Mountain Adventures for fun on the water during select dates this April and May. SUP is quickly becoming a favorite river activity for anyone who wants a fu...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Explore Park Visitor Center Opens for the Season April 15

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ROANOKE COUNTY, VA (March 31, 2017) -   The Blue Ridge Parkway Visitor Center at Explore Park, just off the Blue Ridge Parkway at MP115, will open for the season on Saturday, April 15.  It will be open daily from 9:00AM to 5:00PM through...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Roanoke County Seeks Business Partners to Develop Explore Park

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ROANOKE COUNTY, VA (March 22, 2017) - Explore Park is positioned to become the region’s premiere outdoor adventure-based tourist destination, creating new economic development opportunities for the Roanoke Valley. This week Roanoke County i...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

New Kids Yoga Classes at Green Ridge

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New at Green Ridge, kids ages 3-12 are invited to join us for Saturday morning yoga classes from Kinderdance International! Participate in fun fitness, playful movements with strength and flexibility and enjoy the relaxation benefits to the beat of kid fr...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Splash Valley Season Passes Now On Sale - New Online Registration

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Save money with unlimited visits during the 2017 season! Splash Valley season passes are now available, with early bird savings through May 15. New this year, sign up online with your Roanoke County Parks account. Only 500 passes will be sold. Purchase 3 ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Summer Camp Programs Now Open for Registration

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Roanoke County's 2017 summer camp lineup has been set! Registration is now available for over 200 weeks of programming for ages 3 to 17. Pick up a copy of the new program guide at Green Ridge and Brambleton Center, or go online to browse your opt...

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