The Portage Park District Appreciates Your Support

It’s been another busy year! By its end, the Portage Park District will have acquired another 433 acres of land, including 1.5 miles of future hike and bike trail corridor. We’ve made great strides in the maintenance and repair of park infrastructure and in natural areas stewardship through invasive species management and tree plantings. We’re … Read more

Peninsula Community Christmas Bazaar

The Peninsula Community Christmas Bazaar is a holiday sale featuring handmade, up-cycled, re-purposed and vintage items, bakery, antiques and crafts, with a focus on past or present residents of Boston Township, Peninsula, 44264. It’s the ultimate shop local experience! We’ve gathered over 40 local artists and vendors to create this holiday shopping event just for … Read more

Portage Park District Hosts NASA Solar System Ambassador for Cassini Mission Presentation on November 18

On November 18th at 5:00 p.m., the Portage Park District is partnering with NASA Solar System Ambassador, David Dailey, to offer a short presentation on the Cassini mission to Saturn. The presentation is free and will take place at Morgan Park, 8828 State Route 44, Ravenna, Ohio 44266. If you are planning to attend, please call 330.297.7728 to reserve … Read more

Fall Fairy Visits and Special Guests at Pumpkin Pandemonium at Heritage Farms

Fall activities, hay rides, pumpkins, gourds, straw bales, corn stalks and other harvest decorating needs are available thru Sunday October 29th. Special Guests! Music: Brent Kirby: October 14th, 15th & 28th from 11:00 am -1:00 pm Fairy Visits: Autumn the Pumpkin Fairy: October 14th & 21st from 10:00 am-12:00 noon The Spider Fairy: October 14th & 15th from 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Face Painting: with … Read more

Upcoming Events at the Portage Park District

Butterfly Hike at Towner’s Woods August 20th at 10:00 a.m. – Come hike with us and members of the Cleveland Natural History Museum to navigate the Butterfly Trail and see what types of butterflies we can find! Nets and viewing boxes provided for catch and release identification.  – Towner’s Woods Park – 2264 Ravenna Rd. … Read more

New Techniques in Painting Workshop with Diane Talmadge

Returning to Northeast Ohio, instructor Diane Talmadge will be teaching a two-day workshop in Peninsula, Ohio. Hone your skills and learn new ones in this fun workshop focusing on painting quickly and decisively and the importance of light on the subject to make your painting exciting. Oils or Acrylics, all levels are Welcome! Sunday and Monday, August … Read more