Park Classes

Ballroom Basics Perfect for those new to Ballroom dancing or for anyone wanting to brush up on their fundamentals. Class will focus on partner connection, lead and follow techniques, and beginner dance patterns for several dance styles. For information or to register, call the Parks' Office...

Beginner/Intermediate Ballroom This class is for those who have had some ballroom dance experience, or who have completed the Ballroom Basics class. Focus will be on beginner/intermediate dance patterns, while continuing to develop and improve partners connection and lead and follow techniques. For information or to...

Pickleball Adult Sports Drop-Ins  Indoor courts are open for the season. Open Gym Hours Location: Recreation Annex, Gate 18 300 N 17th StreetNoblesville, IN 46060 Recreation Annex is located at Ivy Tech Community College. Participants should park on the East side of the building off of Harrison Street by the...

Let’s get outside; summer is here! Time to get out and play!  Hamilton County Parks supports the Indiana Children and Nature Network’s (ICAN) efforts to get kids outside by hosting Nature Play Days in several of our parks the week of June 10.  Bring your...

Join a naturalist at the Great Blue Heron Rookery in Hamilton County. We will meet and stay at the Stoops Observation Deck and discuss details about the park. We will spend the majority of the time watching and talking about the Great Blue Herons, who...

Catch a peek at some beautiful birds as they make their return this spring. The hikes are led by well-known birder, Keith Starling. Hurry, some birds will not stay around long. After the hike, stop by the Nature Center’s Wildlife Viewing Area for coffee and...

The wild landscape awakens with color in April.  Some of these colors are wildflowers hovering near the ground, while other colors pepper the limbs of trees. But pretty flowers aren’t the only things blooming in the woods that are good for the soul! Lots of...

Nature Preschool Programs Bring the little ones to explore nature! We start our program by learning about a specific nature topic and then head outside to explore the woods and prairie at preschooler speed. Parents join in to encourage discovery alongside their child. Dress for the...

Celebrate Earth Day with Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation. Help with habitat restoration at the Woodland Gardens in Central Park. We need your help for invasive plant removal in these woodlands. This is part of a multi-year effort to remove Garlic Mustard from this area...

Who-who is sharing our woods? Swoop in to find out as Mark Booth, Director of Take Flight Wildlife Education, brings several of his owls to share with the audience....