Boomers and Beyond programs focus on physical activity, social engagement, education, arts, and healthy lifestyles.
Get your family and friends together and canoe the beautiful St. Joseph River! Also a great idea for clubs, businesses and groups of all ages!
Bring your friends and family to this 18-hole course.
Join the hunt for hidden “geocaches” in St. Joseph County Parks.
Explore the outdoors at Bendix Woods County Park! Enjoy the 6.6 mile mountain bike trail.
The Running Wild 5K Run is professionally chip-timed with disposable chips on park wooded and open field trails, park roads, grass and gravel.
- Canoe Group Reservation Packet (PDF)
- Disc Golf Map and Brochure (PDF)
- Hayride Brochure (PDF)
- Hayride Reservation Packet (PDF)
- Innertubing Hill Rules (PDF)
- Innertubing Reservation Packet (PDF)
- St. Patricks Park - Winter Map (PDF)
- Summer Leisure Activities Brochure (PDF)
- Winter Leisure Activities Brochure (PDF)
Sat Apr. 27Audubon Rummage Sale Shop through a barn full of treasures! This annual event is organized by the South Bend-Elkhart Audubon Society. Drop off your donated items at the Red Barn April 24-26 from 1 to 6 pm. Electronics or sofas not accepted. For more information, call 574-334-7761.
Sat Apr. 27Hoosier Riverwatch Volunteer Water Monitor Training Become certified to monitor a stream and submit data to the state database. This training is open to all adults, and can be especially useful for educators. Gain experience with chemical testing kits and aquatic insect identification. Please attend both sessions. Registration is required by April 22. Part 2 is May 4. Both classes required. For more information, go to hoosierriverwatch.com
Wed May 1Blooming Wildflower Stroll Enjoy an evening at the Nature Preserve as we hike the trails with a park naturalist and observe nature's fleeting display of woodland wildflowers in bloom. Registration is required by April 30. Look for trillium, celandine poppy, anemone, Dutchman's breeches and more!