Peninsula Flea at Heritage Farms Adds Another Date!

Peninsula Flea at Heritage Farms adds another date, June 24th! You’ll be driving right by on your way to/from the Boston Mills ArtFest! Peninsula Flea at Heritage Farms is an upscale flea market, featuring handmade, re-purposed and vintage items, held the first Saturday of each month from May to September. Heritage Farms strives to offer … Read more

Portage Park District – June Birding Programs

Sunday June 11th at 6:30 p.m. Evening Birding Program at Towner’s Woods 2264 Ravenna Rd. Kent, Ohio Sunday June 25th at 6:30 p.m. Evening Birding Program at Morgan Park 8828 ST RT 44 Ravenna, Ohio Join us to view local birds-binoculars and guidebooks available for use Contact us with questions: 330-297-7728

Headwaters Adventure Race set for July 8th in Mantua

Run, pedal and paddle for trails and watershed conservation! The Portage Park District Foundation is presenting the Headwaters Adventure Race on July 8th at 8:00 a.m. in Mantua Village as a fun(d)raiser for supporting trail maintenance and conservation projects. The event starts at Buchert Park and includes a 2-mile run on the Headwaters Trail, a 10-mile bike ride … Read more

Thomas Hrdy Appointed Park District Commissioner

The Portage Park District welcomes its newest Board member. Portage County Probate Court Judge Robert Berger recently appointed Thomas (Tom) Hrdy to the Portage Park District Board of Commissioners to serve a three year term effective April 20th. Mr. Hrdy, a recently retired Portage County Department of Job & Family Services employee & licensed social worker spends his … Read more

American Pickers to Film in Ohio in June!

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Ohio! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout the region in June 2017! If you don’t already tune in, American Pickers is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique ‘picking’ on History. The hit show follows Mike and Frank, … Read more

2017 Portage Park District Events Calendar

May 7th from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Birding & Binoculars 101 – Join us at Towner’s Woods to learn about proper use of binoculars and try your luck at viewing some spring birds. Binoculars and Field Guides will be available for use at the program. Meet in the parking lot at Towner’s Woods. Towner”s Woods Park 2264 … Read more

May Birding Programs at the Portage Park District

Join us at the Portage Park District for our May Birding Programs! Sunday May 7th at 7:00 p.m Birding & Binoculars 101 – Join us to learn about proper binocular use and how to view birds-Warblers are emerging in May! Sunday May 21st at 7:00 p.m. Evening Birding Program Sunday May 28th at 7:00 p.m. Evening Birding … Read more