It's Hump Day! Celebrate the middle of the week with an evening concert at the beautiful VOA lake with Thunder Bay Band. This classic rock band is sure to please all ears. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and friends, every Wednesday throughout the summer for a variety of bands. A tasty dinner & adult beverages will be available for purchase on the Ronald Reagan Lodge patio. Join us for this free summer fun!
Wednesday. May 27, 7:00-9:00 PM Patio & Gazebo Lawn
Walking in the natural world is good for your body, mind and spirit. Join us each month to explore a different park area through the WOWS series. These hikes are open to all ages and last approximately 1 - 2 hours. No reservations required and are FREE. Meet at 1810 New London Road, Hamilton OH 45013.
Saturday. May 30, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM Forest Run MetroPark: FR Wildlife Preserve Area
Velocity Invitational is a Girl's Lacrosse event hosted by Velocity Lacrosse out of West Chester, Ohio. Event will be held at the VOA Athletic Field Complex on Fields 12-17. This is a one day event for youth, middle school & high school girls. A portion of the registration fee’s will go to the Crayons 2 Computers local charity.
Sunday. May 31, 8:00 AM-6:00 PM Athletic Field 12 - 17
Friends of Chrisholm: Sam Ashworth Lecture on Herbert Fall
Local historian Sam Ashworth will give a presentation of artist Herbert Fall. Herbert Fall was a Butler County native who's paintings reflected local life. The lecture is entitled "Paintings of Pioneer Life in Ohio"
Sunday. May 31, 2:00-4:00 PM Chrisholm MetroPark: Augspurger House
Walking is great for the mind, body and spirit. Enjoy a Walk In The Park with other like-minded people. Tuesday and Thursday mornings from June 2 - August 27. Meet at the bicycle trailhead at Rentschler MetroPark 5701 Reigart Rd. Fairfield Twp 45011.
Tue., Thu. Jun. 2-Aug. 27, 9:00-11:00 AM Rentschler Forest MetroPark: Bike Path
It's a bird, it's a plane, no it's a flying mammal. Enjoy a talk about bats and meet a big brown bat up close and personal. Weather permitting, we will move outside to spy for bats flying around a known roost.
Tuesday. June 2, 8:00-9:30 PM Meet at the Historic Farmstead meeting room at 2070 Woodsdale Rd. Trenton 45067.
It's Hump Day! Celebrate the middle of the week with an evening concert at the beautiful VOA lake with the Sweet Beats. This Beatle Tribute Show is sure to entertain the whole family. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and friends, every Wednesday throughout the summer for a variety of bands. A tasty dinner and adult beverages will be available for purchase on the Ronald Reagan Lodge patio. Join us for this free summer fun!
Wednesday. June 3, 7:00-9:00 PM Patio & Gazebo Lawn
Check this out! Three open water practice swims at VOA to get ready for the June 21 triathlon. Dates are June 4 from 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m., June 13 from 8 a.m. - 11 a.m., and June 18 from 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Cost is $30 for all three practices. No prorating & is non-refundable, if canceled, due to inclement weather. Sign up here for these unique swim practices.
Registration for the actual triathlon event is a pre-requisite. Triathlon event registration at timingspot.racemine.com
Thursday. June 4, 6:30-8:30 PM VOA near the lodge - look for the banner
Step forward today to improve your parks by volunteering for service days. There are a variety of opportunities available. Park spruce up: repairs and cleaning, paint, landscape, trails, honeysuckle, sweep out the cabins - something for everyone!
The American Hiking Society's National Trail Day is the country's largest celebration of trails. Meet at the bicycling trail head near the soccer fields for a walk along this section of the Great Miami River Recreation Trail.
Saturday. June 6, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM Rentschler Forest MetroPark: Bike Path