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SCHENLEY PARK MINIATURE GOLF -- closed this Sunday

Due to a special event taking place in Schenley Park, the Miniature Golf Course will be closed on Sunday, August 3.

 

posted July 30, 2014 at 10:30 am by parkadmin
OUTDOOR POOLS & SPRAY PARKS CLOSING EARLY TODAY

Due to inclement weather, Citiparks outdoor pools and spray parks will close at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30.

Normal operating hours will resume on Thursday.

 

posted July 30, 2014 at 3:30 pm by parkadmin
CITIPARKS "EARTH DAY" CELEBRATION SPANS WEEKEND WITH THREE DAYS OF EVENTS APRIL 19 - 21
Frick Environmental Center to host community campfire, tree planting and nature walks

Citiparks and the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy’s celebration of Earth Day 2013 will feature three days of free activities in Frick Park, Squirrel Hill.  The festivities will include a community campfire on Friday evening, tree planting on Saturday morning and nature walks on Sunday afternoon.

FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2013 - COMMUNITY CAMPFIRE
Frick Environmental Center will provide the fire and sticks, so bring along marshmallows and a cup for hot cider!
Place:  Frick Environmental Center, 2005 Beechwood Blvd., Squirrel Hill
Time:  6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2013 - TREE PLANTING DAY
Volunteer for a morning of hands-on tree planting…and then stay for lunch.
Place:  Parking lot in Lower Frick
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Pre-registration is required: www.pittsburghparks.org/volunteerdays

SUNDAY, APRIL 21, 2013 - NATURE WALKS
Enjoy an afternoon of nature walks throughout the scenic 151-acre nature reserve.
Place:  Frick Environmental Center, 2005 Beechwood Blvd., Squirrel Hill
Time:  Noon - 3:00 p.m. (walks every hour) Day-of registration required for walks 

More than a dozen different nature walks will spotlight wild edibles, birds, wildflowers, tree identification, spiders, “critters in the litter” and other topics.  Please note:  In the event of severe weather on April 21, nature walks will be cancelled.

Earth Day at Frick Environmental Center is presented by Citiparks and is sponsored by the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, 91.3 fm WYEP and 90.5 WESA. 

For a complete schedule of activities, visit www.Citiparks.net or call the center at 412-422-6538.

Published:
Friday, April 19, 2013
Contacts
Mary Beth Mueller
Citiparks Publicist
Office: 412-351-7702
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