Did you know that the city of Indianapolis provides only $24 per resident for parks and recreation? Yet, the median amount spent per resident in 100 of our country’s most populous cities is $89!
—The Trust For Public Land (see pages 16–19)
The Eagle Creek Park Foundation is collecting entries Aug. 29-30 for its 9th annual “Images of Nature” photography exhibit and competition at the park’s Earth Discovery Center, 5901 Delong Road.
For the third consecutive year, the Eagle Creek Park Foundation is hosting its annual adventure race fundraiser, the Iron Eagle Paddle & Run, on Saturday, July 25 at Eagle Creek Park’s beach, on Indianapolis’ northwest side.
The Eagle Creek Park Foundation is hosting its 14th annual Kids Fishing Derby from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 6 at Eagle Creek Park’s Coffer Dam, located at the first right south of the 71st Street gate on the city’s northwest side.