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Hi, <<First Name>>!

Welcome back to the Richmond Parks & Recreation weekly newsletter! 

We have a bundle of festive activities that will keep you moving and mindful, while creating memories with friends and family.

This Saturday, we are looking forward to gathering together to show gratitude for The Richmond Farmers Market at the Farm to Fork Fundraising dinner!
A big THANK YOU to Chefs Adria Morken & Leah Scantland, musicians Will Scott & Jan Bell, and Cordial Cork for helping us create a remarkable event.

We hope you enjoy these brief glimpses into our upcoming seasonal programming.

~ Richmond Parks & Recreation Department


Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow!
Richmond Parks & Recreation - 2022 End of Year Capital Campaign
🌳November 1, 2022 - December 31, 2022 🌳

Richmond Parks & Recreation exists today because of the hard work and vision of dedicated community members who have shared their time, talent, and treasure over the years.

We strive to serve Richmond and the surrounding area,
but we need YOUR help!

By supporting Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow!, you are empowering the Richmond Parks & Recreation Department to:

~ complete necessary enhancements to park facilities: safety, beautification, etc.,

~ expand and diversify community programs: Farmers Market, movement classes, etc.,

~ foster a vibrant community with accessible and equitable parks programs.

Help us reach our goal of $125,000, and for your support,
we will plant a tree in 2023!


Please click the link BELOW to donate online
call 765-983-PARK to learn more about donating or sponsoring an event! 

Richmond Parks & Recreation is looking for avid hikers
to volunteer to help maintain our trails!
- Hike trails to report any issues (fallen trees, safety concerns, damage to structures, etc.)
- Clear trails of debris (leaves, branches, etc.)
- Invasive removal
- Trail building/improvement

For more information or questions, please contact Brandon Panensky, Trails and Service Leader.
Contact Brandon Panensky
Mark Your Calendars

Farm to Fork

Join us THIS Saturday November 19, for the Farm to Fork Fundraising dinner!

Tickets sales will end THIS Wednesday,
so act fast or you will miss this one-of-a-kind dining experience!

The Farm to Fork Fundraising dinner will be a multi-course, harvest dinner utilizing local ingredients from the Farmers Market, prepared by Chefs Adria Morken and Leah Scantland.

You will be able to enjoy music from Will Scott & Jan Bell, have cocktails from Cordial Cork & browse our silent auction before dinner! Dinner will be served buffet and family style and will include ingredients from some of our very own Richmond Farmers Market vendors! (Vegetarian, Dairy Free & Gluten Friendly available!)

All proceeds go directly toward the Farmers Market's programming budget which helps grow the Market as a vibrant community gathering place.

Visit the link below to purchase tickets or get more information!
Support Your Local
Farmers, Makers, & Artists at the Winter Farmers Market!

Our vendors sell local produce, meat, eggs, honey, baked goods, handcrafted artisan goods, and much more!

For more information, please visit the Farmer's Market Website or call the parks office at 765-983-PARK. And follow the Farmers Market Facebook Page to stay up to date with announcements, special events and activities. 
Richmond Farmers Market Facebook Page
Skip the stress of
holiday shopping with
Highland Lake Golf Course's 
Black Friday Weekend Sale!

Available online and in-store:
November 25-28, 2022.

For more information, click the link BELOW or call Highland Lake Golf Course at 765-983-7287.
Shop with Highland Lake Golf Course!
Registration is OPEN for the Frostbite 5K!

Funds from registration go towards our youth-focused programming like JUKO, the Father-Daughter walk, Mother-Son Date night, so so much more!
Register Here!
Richmond Parks & Recreation's annual "Welcome to Winter."

Glen Miller Park is lined with thousands of luminaries, as we feature carriage rides around the lake, seasonal music, a visit from Santa Claus, hot chocolate , and more.
Bundle up and take a serene stroll through the park!

Shelter Decorating Contest
Nonprofits are invited to reserve and decorate a shelter for free.
The most festive shelter wins a $250 prize donated by Danielle Klein Relator and The Hereforyou Team!
Please call 765-983-PARK to learn more about decorating a shelter.
Staying Safe in the Parks
It is important to remember best practices for social distancing when getting outside to visit parks. We've included three important resources below to help you stay informed on the current guidelines.
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