2014 WEB_DARKER_HPRD

 

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  HURON PARKS AND RECREATION
  *unless otherwise noted, general program registration forms can be found under the "Forms" link above.

 

 Fall Ball @ Fabens

2014 Season is August 16-September 28 (Rain dates are Oct. 4-5 and Oct. 11-12). Visit our Fall Ball page for updates and schedules. 

 

City-Wide Garage Sale II - Saturday, September 6th

Last chance of the season to turn your un-used treasures into cash! 9 am-1 pm at the Huron Boat Basin on September 6, 2014.  $12 per space (parking space size). Sorry, no food or drink sales allowed. Registration form. 

 

First Federal Farmers Market - every Thursday afternoon

Every Thursday through Oct. 23, 2014 - 3:30-6:30 pm at the Huron Boat Basin. Enjoy fresh produce, baked goods and unique products while supporting our local growers and vendors! 

 

Adult Fitness

 Fall Yoga at Shawnee Elementary School will be offered in two sessions: Session I is Sept. 9-Oct. 28; Session II is Nov. 4-Dec. 16. Discount available if you register for both sessions at the same time--More information.


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Best Live Music Venue...Huron Boat Basin!

The Huron Boat Basin was chosen as the Best Live Music Venue by Lake Erie Living magazine, and will be included in the Sept./October 2014 issue!  From best music to best fishing ... Huron will host the Masters Walleye Circuit on September 26 & 27th -- October 4th is the Fish Huron Ohio Walleye Challenge- FishHuronOhio.com

 

The Pumpkins are coming !  

Add Saturday, October 11, 2014 to your Fall Fun calendar! The 7th Annual Pumpkin Festival will be held at the Huron Boat Basin, 11 am - 5 pm -- in conjunction with the Huron River Art Fest sponsored by the Huron Chamber of Commerce.  A great family fun day with something for everyone!  Don't miss the crowd-favorite -- the Barnes Pumpkin Drop at 2:30 pm!

 

Park Memorials - Donations

The Huron Parks & Recreation Department offers the opportunity for community members to donate lasting memorials to loved ones within our park system. More information is available on our "Parks" page.

 

Lake Shore Electric Trail 

Click here for information on the popular Lake Shore Electric Trail, designed to serve walkers, runners and bikers. You will also discover why its called the "Electric Trail!" 

 

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Huron Decals -  $5.00 each; donation to the Huron Parks Foundation. Click on the Decal above for mail order form. New option: "static cling" decals can be removed without leaving residue! 

 


Beach Water Quality 

 Erie County Health Department Beach Monitoring reports daily water tests from the prior day. The "Huron East" report is for Nickel Plate Beach and the "Huron West" report is for Lake Front Park Beach.

NEW SERVICE - the Erie County Health Department is also participating in Nowcast, which provides "predictive models" of water quality for Nickel Plate Beach. It's an exciting advancement and Nickel Plate is one of only eight Lake Erie beaches with this service available. 

 

  

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