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    Windowlight Portrait Photography - Monday, Sep. 30 at Green Ridge

    Use the natural light to achieve studio quality portraits without the equipment! This class will focus on windowlight portraits and you will learn about your cameras meter, subtractive lighting theory, bracketing and exposure. $37 workshop meets at 6pm... Read on...
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    Group Training Club at Green Ridge Offers Challenging Workouts & Personal Training

    Work with a personal trainer in a small group, and challenge yourself to reach your fitness goals. Teams are now forming for sessions beginning the week of October 7. You'll meet with a certified personal trainer twice a week then train with your team... Read on...
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    Kids Cooking! Gluten & Nut Free Recipes - Saturday, Oct. 5 at Green Ridge

    Help your child be more independent by cooking with their food allergies in mind. This is a program for ages 8-12.The intent is to be gluten and nut free. We will make a sweet (chocolate chip cookies), a savory (macaroni and cheese) and a snack... Read on...
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    T'ai Chi Classes - Wednesday Nights at Brambleton Starting Sep. 25

    Originally developed as a Martial Art for self defense, T’ai Chi is a non-competitive, self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and dynamic stretching. Join us every Wednesday at 5:30pm... Read on...
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    National Park Service Stargazing - Friday, September 27 Near Explore Park

    Blue Ridge Parkway overlooks near Explore Park are some of the best places in our region to observe the night sky! Astronomy enthusiast Michael Overacker will join our National Park Service ranger for star watching on Friday, Sep. 27 at 7:30pm... Read on...
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    Advanced Paint Pouring (Geodes) - September 28 at Green Ridge

    Ready to take your paint pouring to the next level? We will use glitter, sparkles, paint and pixie dust to create geode-like works of art. Wear old clothes so the glitter will have something to attach to... Read on...
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    Explore Park Campground Receives Two Awards at State Conference

    Don's Cab-Inns at Explore Park was awarded with two state honors this week at the Virginia Recreation and Park Society annual conference. The campground won Best New Facility, while our vendor was presented with a Distinguished Private Sector Service... Read on...
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    Beginner Kayaking on the James River - Saturday, Sep. 28

    Enjoy 5 miles of guided river kayaking and qualified paddling instruction on the scenic James River! This beginner friendly half-day trip will take paddlers from Arcadia to Alpine alongside the George Washington & Jefferson National Forest... Read on...
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    Stand Up Paddleboarding Classes- Three September Dates at Carvin's Cove

    SUP is quickly becoming a favorite river activity for anyone who wants a fun and new way to play on the water. Start the experience with an on-land lesson taught by a certified paddleboard instructor followed. Choose from Sep. 10, 18 or 25... Read on...
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    Adventure Academy Now Enrolling - Earn Patches for Outdoor Activities

    Earn patches by participating in select outdoor programs offered by Roanoke County and Explore Park. Complete 12 of the 16 available patches and you'll receive a free adventure pass for discounts off future program participation... Read on...
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    Explore Park Offers Nature Backpacks for Junior Explorers

    New at Explore Park, check out a nature discovery backpack, filled with field guides, study journals and science tools needed to explore the diverse plant and animal life at the park. Stop by the visitor center... Read on...
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    Scare Quest Brings Night Ziplines to Explore Park in October

    Explore new freights on select nights in October, as Treetop Quest is transformed into an "eerial adventure." Choose from three different interactive ghost stories, then strap on a headlamp and head to the trees. End your journey on our giant web... Read on...
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    Birthday Parties Now Available at Treetop Quest on Weekends

    Take your next birthday party to the trees! Treetop Quest at Explore Park now offers party packages every Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM and 2:30 PM. Cost is just $220 for 10 participating climbers, including time on the party pad... Read on...
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    Last Call Discount - Visit Treetop Quest After 3 PM and Save

    Want to save on your next visit to Treetop Quest at Explore Park? Visit any operating day after 3 PM and get 40% off your visit (walk-in only). Our "Last-Call" discount offers reduced play time, but a huge savings off regular rates... Read on...
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    Illumnights is Coming to Explore Park this Holiday Season

    Roanoke County and Center in the Square have just announced a new partnership to host an annual holiday light show at Explore Park. The inaugural event will take place over 26 days between Friday, November 29 and Wednesday, January 1... Read on...
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    Save Up to 15% Off Treetop Quest Visits with Group Booking

    Treetop Quest at Explore Park offers discounted rates for groups of 11 or more when you book in advance. Get 10% off for groups of 11 to 24 or 15% off for groups of 25 to 40. For inquiries, call our administrative center... Read on...
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    Treetop Quest Offers Special Summer Camp & Day Care Rates

    Treetop Quest at Explore Park now offers special rates for visiting summer camp and day care organizations. Book a 2.5 hour experience for just $9 for ages 4-6 or $11 for ages 7-17. Chaperones are free! Qualified groups should call... Read on...
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