Adult Programs

 

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COOKING WITH HERBS

Ages: 18 & Older

Friday, September 23

10:30am-12:00pm

NTPRD Administration Building

Registration Deadline: September 16

Registration Fee: $10

Reduce the use of salt in your diet by using herbs. Learn how to make bouquet garni, pesto, herb garden salad, simple cold soup, bruschetta and a light dessert. Recipes and handouts and a light lunch will be served following the lecture and demo. Instructor is Charlene Stapleton from Swisher Hill Herbs. Click here to regisiter. 

 

HANDMADE HISTORY- APPLIQUÉ QUILTING CLASS

Ages: 16 & Older

Thursday, September 8

6:00-8:00pm

NTPRD Administration Building

Registration Deadline: September 2

Registration Fee: $25

Third in the quilt block series is a 12-inch appliqué block for Overall Bill. He is a nice companion block with vintage Sunbonnet Sue, or used on its own for a boy inspired quilting theme. All materials included. Click here to register.

 

BIKE CLINIC

Ages: 18 & Older

Friday, September 9

10:00am-12:00pm

Eagle City Soccer Complex

Registration Fee: $12

Participants will learn basic bike riding skills along with general bike maintenance and basic repair instruction and skills course lead by Mike Groeber. Participants need to bring their own bike. Click here to register.

 

TAILGATE IN THE PARK

All Ages Saturday, September 17

5:00-11:00pm

Veterans Park

FREE

Join the Young Professionals of Greater Springfield and National Trail Parks & Recreation District for a tailgate in Veter-ans Park on Saturday, September 17. The OSU vs. Oklahoma game will be showing on a giant, inflatable screen! Don't miss great food and beer for those 21 and older.

 

YAPPY HOUR

Ages: 21 & Older

Wednesdays, Sept. 21 & Oct. 19

5:00–7:00pm

Snyder Park's Central Bark

FREE

Bring your 4-legged friend out and enjoy live music and a cold beverage. No pet, that’s ok. Come on out and enjoy the festivities and beautiful park. Food and beverages available for purchase. Yappy Hour is sponsored by Heidelberg Distributing Company, Bud Light.

 

CRAFTY CARDS

Ages: 16 & Older

Mondays, October 3 & November 7

6:00-8:00pm

Tuesdays, October 4 & November 8

10:00am-12:00pm

NTPRD Administration Building

Registration Deadline: Thursday Before

Registration Fee: $12

Supplies and instructions are provided for 4-5 card projects. Participants work at their own pace and skill level. Click here to register. 

 

HANDMADE HISTORY- QUILTING & BINDING

Ages 18 & Older

Thursday, October 13

6:00-8:00pm

NTPRD Administration Building

Registration Fee: $30

Lean the steps of quilting and binding the edges of a 12- inch block. Choose one of the three blocks form the Handmade History series for completion and bring it with you along with a 10” embroidery hoop. All other materials are supplied. Click here to register.

 

MIRACLE ON MITCHELL- HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Sunday, November 6

1:00-4:00pm

NTPRD Administration Building

FREE

Looking for a unique gift for your child’s teacher or babysitter or maybe a little something nice for yourself? Miracle on Mitchell will feature many different items from local vendors. Great way to get a jump start on your holiday shopping.

 

GLO PAINTING IN THE PARK

Ages: 21 & over

Friday, October 28

7:00-9:00pm

Snyder Park Clubhouse

Registration Deadline: October 26

Registration Fee: $40 per person / $75 per couple

Join NTPRD & Sip & Dipity Paint Bar for a fun-filled night of glo Painting. Everything you need to create a beautiful piece of artwork will be provided. Complimentary snacks and beverages will be provided. Click here to register.

 

“EXERCISE IS MEDICINE” AND YOUR PARK IS THE PLACE!

Ages: 12 & Older

Tuesday, November 1

6:30-8:00pm

NTPRD Administration Building

Registration Deadline: October 28

FREE

Make a connection between parks and a healthy/active lifestyle. Local, state and national park areas will be highlighted to explain and illustrate the benefits of outdoor physical activity. Presented by Thomas Martin, PhD and professor emeritus at Wittenberg University. Click here to register. 

 

STAMP-A-STACK

Ages: 14 & Older

Saturday, November 12

10:00am–12:00pm

NTPRD Administration Building

Registration Deadline: November 6

Registration Fee: $25

Wow your friends this holiday season with hand-made Christmas Cards!! All supplies and instructions will be provided to complete 12 cards. Light snacks will also be provided. Click here to register.