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Free DIY Day Camp kicks off July 13

Tamarack Nature Center is moving day camp online through a new series that is free for all participants. Do-It-Yourself Day Camp transforms some of Tamarack’s favorite in-person sessions into a virtual adventure that is free for all to participate in.

 

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Friday, July 10, 2020 - 4:37 p.m.

County beaches and playgrounds reopen July 2

Beaches and playgrounds will open with public health measures in place to slow the spread of COVID-19.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 11:29 a.m.

Discovery Hollow and Garden remaining closed for updates

Tamarack Nature Center is celebrating its ninth year of operation with nearly half a million visits, and it's time for a Discovery Hollow and Garden spruce-up.

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Monday, June 22, 2020 - 1:01 p.m.

Parks & Recreation reservations open at limited capacity

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Friday, June 12, 2020 - 12:58 p.m.

Tamarack canceling summer day camps and programs

After careful consideration for the well-being of participants, staff and volunteers, all 2020 Tamarack Nature Center day camp sessions have been canceled.

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Friday, June 12, 2020 - 8:46 a.m.

Tamarack Nature Center offering free virtual programs

Despite all in-person programs being canceled through at least August 31, Tamarack's naturalists are staying connected with the community on all things nature-related through virtual programming. 

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Friday, May 1, 2020 - 10:18 a.m.

Junior Assistant Naturalist application deadline extended to May 5

Tamarack Nature Center has extended the Junior Assistant Naturalist application deadline to Sunday, May 5.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 2:15 p.m.

Battle Creek Waterworks closed for summer 2020

Battle Creek Waterworks in Maplewood will be closed throughout the summer 2020 season to help slow the spread of coronavirus/COVID-19 and protect the health and safety of the community. Beaches will be closed until further notice.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 12:00 p.m.

Celebrate Earth Day at upcoming events

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. While the county's Earth Day cleanup has traditionally been a large group volunteer event, no formal gathering is required to make a difference this year.

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Saturday, April 18, 2020 - 4:36 p.m.

County golf courses begin reopening April 18

In accordance with Governor Walz’s Executive Order 20-38, county golf courses will begin reopening on April 18. Opening dates will range between April 18-22.

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Friday, April 17, 2020 - 7:13 p.m.

Spring burns planned for Ramsey County parks

Ramsey County will conduct prescribed burns of some county-owned prairies and woodlands this spring. Burns are planned to begin in late April and run through June.

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Monday, April 6, 2020 - 9:00 a.m.

Parks & Recreation playgrounds closed until further notice

All Ramsey County Parks & Recreation playgrounds, including Discovery Hollow at Tamarack Nature Center, will be closed until further notice. The closure is intended to help reduce the spread of coronavirus and protect the health and safety of the community.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 12:44 p.m.

Twin Cities Orthopedics naming rights sponsorship approved for Vadnais Sports Center

As part of the 15-year agreement, the facility will be renamed TCO Sports Garden.

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 10:04 a.m.

Free family fun at our Winter Recreation Area

We invite you to experience kick-sledding, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, sledding and more all at one location.

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 12:00 p.m.

Registration opens February 4 for Tamarack Nature Center summer day camps

Early registration is recommended, as camps often fill quickly.

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Monday, January 6, 2020 - 1:00 p.m.

Free winter break events at county library and park locations

Free, family friendly events and activities for residents.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 1:23 p.m.

Old School Cool: Restoring a relic

An antique Zamboni that has spent more than a dozen years tucked away in the basement of the Ramsey County Parks & Recreation maintenance shop will soon be given new life. 

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 9:57 a.m.

Soil & Water Conservation staff member recognized by local watershed district

Michael Schumann was honored with the 2019 Watershed Excellence Award for Outstanding Partner by Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District (RWMWD). Schumann is a Landscape Designer for Ramsey County Parks & Recreation’s Soil & Water Conservation division.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 9:42 a.m.

Golf Digest names Keller's Jon Reigstad top teacher

Jon Reigstad, Keller Golf Course's Director of Instruction, has been named on “The Best Teachers by State” list for Golf Digest.

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Monday, December 9, 2019 - 3:13 p.m.

Junior golf program awarded Minnesota Golf License Plate Grant

One year ago, Keller Golf Course and The Ponds at Battle Creek partnered with The First Tee of the Twin Cities to establish a school golf program as part of their junior golf initiatives. The partnership was recently awarded $5,000 through the Minnesota Golf License Plate Grant.

Posted on
Monday, December 9, 2019 - 3:10 p.m.

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