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Teddy Bear Picnic

Friday, April 23 is National Picnic Day, so we’re celebrating with a Teddy Bear Picnic in the Park! Join us at the Bill Yeck Park Smith House from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Bring your own dinner or purchase meals from…

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Pull Your Weight to Protect Your Parks

The Centerville-Washington Park District hosts an annual garlic mustard challenge each spring. Garlic mustard is an aggressive, non-native plant taking over natural areas. You can help restore and protect your native ecosystems with this fun volunteer challenge! Drop off 13-gallon…

teenage girl standing in Holes Creek with a net. Wearing a CWPD summer camp t-shirt.

2021 Summer Camps Announced

We are ready for another fun summer in the parks! Resident summer camp registration begins online Monday, April 12 at 10 a.m. Nonresident summer camp registration begins online Monday, April 19 at 10 a.m. Phone registration will begin one day later. Jump on…

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Harbingers of Spring

Spring! It’s the season when robins and red-winged blackbirds regale us with song and, in Ohio, when Hinckley welcomes back its turkey vultures. Who doesn’t look forward to the lengthening daylight and warming weather? But why wait for the robins…