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5th Annual BIG Backyard Party!

Join the fun on Saturday, July 31 at Oak Grove Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The day will be filled with hands-on activities all ages and abilities can enjoy — fishing, archery, face painting, raffles, inflatables, a Euro…

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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…

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Join the 51 Parks Challenge!

Did you know the Centerville-Washington Park District has 51 parks? The CWPD mascot, Owlexander, is taking a staycation this year and would love for you to check out all 51 parks with him! If you complete the challenge and log…

3 girls in fairy costumes at Fairy & Gnome Home Festival

Fairy & Gnome-O-Rama

The Fairy & Gnome Festival was modified due to the current global health crisis. Coronavirus or not, the fairies and gnomes still needed someone to build their homes! Therefore, families who pre-registered for the Fairy & Gnome-O-Rama picked up a…

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CWPD Bio Blitz 2020

Since we can’t gather with you all to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, we have found a way to celebrate virtually! We’re hosting a Bio Blitz using the popular app, iNaturalist. The Bio Blitz will take place from…

Centerville-Washington Park District 2017 Amazing Race winners

Amazing Race

Due to forecasted thunderstorms on April 14, the Amazing Race has been rescheduled for Saturday, July 7. The CWPD Amazing Race returns this spring! Race other teams as you travel to various parks completing mental and/or physical challenges at each…

Ninja Obstacle Parties

Ultimate Warrior Challenge

Do you have what it takes to be a ninja warrior? We are partnering with Ninja Obstacle Parties and Centerville CrossFit to bring you an obstacle course experience like never before! Jump, balance, and climb your way through the course…