Five Rivers MetroParks strives to be an active force in the community. Below, you may find our press releases, staff articles and other messages that get picked up by the media.
Get Out & Explore Your MetroParks with Staff and Volunteer Experts Yvonne Entingh’s passion for backpacking began with an introductory program hosted by MetroParks. As MetroParks’ outdoor recreation specialists shared their personal adventures on the trails, how-tos and examples of what to pack, her interest continued to grow. Entingh recalled a MetroParks backpacking program that […]
The Edible Landscape Garden provides learning opportunities — and fresh produce — for the community. Despite a kale shortage a few years back, a lot of the popular veggie was growing in the Edible Landscape Garden (ELG) at Cox Arboretum MetroPark. Volunteer Jenny Andary recalls a park visitor offering any amount of green for the […]