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May 06

National Public Gardens Day

Posted to Parks Pick-Me-Up on May 6, 2021 at 9:17 PM by Kara Remington

It’s National Public Gardens Day! This holiday occurs annually on the Friday before Mother's Day, and is a day to promote awareness of botanic gardens, arboreta, zoos, historic gardens, or any of North America's public gardens. There’s nearly twenty gardens to visit at Springfield Botanical Gardens at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park. Come celebrate with us by taking a nice long walk to explore all the gardens.

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Mar 12

Zoom Backgrounds

Posted to Parks Pick-Me-Up on March 12, 2021 at 12:31 PM by Kara Remington

Freshen up your surroundings and impress your coworkers with a new Zoom background of your favorite local park! Choose from images of Washington Park, Springfield Botanical Gardens, Rivercut Golf Course, Ritter Springs Park, or Galloway Creek Greenway Trail. Click the thumbnail to download!

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Feb 16

Sledding Spots

Posted to Parks Pick-Me-Up on February 16, 2021 at 5:04 PM by Kara Remington

Do you want to build a snowman or go sledding in the park? Here’s a few top sledding spots in our parks from big to small: Lake Springfield Park, Doling Park, Jordan Valley Park, and Wanda Gray School-Park. Which park do you love to sled at?


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