Tagged: Oakland County parks

Enjoy a Family Staycation in Detroit 0

Enjoy a Family Staycation in Detroit

Exploring your local city can be a great way to have a family vacation without spending very much money.  You’ll save on the hotels and plane tickets for sure and get to have so...

Are You an Expert at Barbecuing? 0

Are You an Expert at Barbecuing?

Oakland County Parks and Recreation and Lathrup Village invite teams to register for a barbecue rib cooking competition in the second annual BBQ Battle at the Summer in the Village Festival on Saturday, June 16 at Lathrup Village Municipal...

Oakland County Parks is Hiring Seasonal Staff 0

Oakland County Parks is Hiring Seasonal Staff

Oakland County Parks and Recreation is accepting applications for seasonal employment through Feb. 27. “Seasonal employment is a fantastic opportunity to gain or improve professional skills while working in an enjoyable, dynamic environment,” Katie...

New Hours for Wint Nature Center 0

New Hours for Wint Nature Center

Beginning, today,  Jan. 4, 2012, the Wint Nature Center will be open for walk-in visitation Wednesday – Sunday, from 1 – 5 p.m. The nature center will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.  Advance reservations programs including group programs,...

Airplanes, Balloons, Oh My! 0

Airplanes, Balloons, Oh My!

image: South Carolina Balloons Oakland County Parks and Recreation hosts its first-ever Air Fair on Aug. 4 – 7, featuring hot air balloons, sailplanes, human-size model airplanes, kite flying and Great Turtle Toys at...