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    Preschool Gymnastics at Green Ridge on Saturday, September 10

    Have a 3-5 year old that's ready to tumble? We've joined forces with Prestige Gymnastics academy to offer an introductory class for preschoolers. This one-hour workshop will show them the ropes while developing fine motor skills. Read on...
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    Stand Up Paddleboarding at Explore Park on September 6

    Join Roanoke Mountain Adventures for a beginner paddleboarding class at Explore Park, with no experience or equipment needed! We've opened up this program early due to popular demand. Read on...
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    Fall Program Registration Begins This Week!

    Registration for fall recreation programs with Roanoke County Parks begins online Saturday, August 27 for County residents. On Monday, August 29 residents may register by phone or walk-in. On Wednesday, August 31 non-residents may sign up. Read on...
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    Only Two Weekends Left to Enjoy Splash Valley Water Park!

    Summer isn't over yet, but Splash Valley is now operating on its end of season schedule. Join us for our last two weekends of the season. We will be open August 27 & 28 and Labor Day Weekend (Sep 3-5). Don't miss out! Read on...
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    Choose from Two Guided Nature Hikes at Explore Park on Saturday

    When it comes to family nature hikes, Explore Park is your destination for exploration! Choose from two experiences on August 27. At 10am, join us for Beautiful Bugs or at 3pm sign up for a tree focused lesson with the Society of American Foresters. Read on...
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    Beautiful Bugs Nature Walk at Explore Park on August 27

    Come out and learn about bugs! Find out why they are actually quite cool, very important and so very beautiful as we explore the habitats in Explore Park. We'll take a family friendly hike to look for butterflies, dragonflies and other insect friends. Read on...
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    Green Hill Highland Games Welcomes Spectators August 27

    Where can you find a ton of tartan, bold bag pipes and feats of super human strength in Roanoke County, Virginia? Only at the 2016 Green Hill Highland Games where you'll see some of the most outstanding kilt-donning athletes around! Spectators welcome. Read on...
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    Roanoke County Unveils Adventure Plan for Explore Park

    The Adventure Plan for Explore Park is now available online! The plan makes specific recommendations for future park improvements while serving as a guide to manage the facility’s development over the next 20 years. Read on...
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    No Rejoining Fee at Green Ridge through August 27

    Are you a former member of Green Ridge? Now through August 27 we'll waive the rejoining gee if you return! This fee will be increasing to $45 in September, so don't miss your chance to save. Read on...
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    Explore Recreation Magazine Now Available Online

    Get a preview of our upcoming fall lineup in Explore Recreation Magazine! Printed copies will be available in mid-August for program registration starting Saturday, August 27. This informative brochure contains information about programs through December. Read on...
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    Green Ridge Pool Wins 2015 Silver International Aquatic Safety Award

    Green Ridge and Splash Valley have been recognized for high safety standards in lifeguarding by Jeff Ellis and Associates Inc., a risk management consultant that guides the training and certification of lifeguards through annual safety audits... Read on...
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    Camp Roanoke's Summer 2016 Schedule Now Available Online

    Find out why Camp Roanoke is your destination for exploration next summer! Our 2016 camp guide is now available online. Our American Camp Association credited program offers experiences for rising grades K-12. Read on...
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