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Posted on: November 12, 2018

Green Ridge Offers 10% Discounts in November on Prepaid Plans

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Be prepared to work off that holiday turkey, by getting a Green Ridge Recreation Center membership during the month of November. This month only you'll save 10% off prepaid 6-month and 12-month plans. Visit the front desk for details.

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

New Salsa Dancing Workshops at Green Ridge on Select Saturdays

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Ready to salsa? Choose from youth and adult dance classes at Green Ridge Recreation Center on Saturday, December 1, January 26 and February 9. These programs are open to beginners and intermediate dancers, with instruction by Emilee Fitzwater. Each hour l...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Explore Recreation Magazine Winter 2019 Now Available

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Check out Roanoke County's lineup of winter activities in Explore Recreation Magazine, now available at our recreation centers and coming this weekend to your mailbox. Roanoke County residents may sign up beginning Monday, November 12 and non-residents ma...

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

Thanksgiving Leftovers to Ready Made Meals - Friday, Nov. 16 at Green Ridge

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Tired of Turkey Sandwiches, Turkey Soup and all those leftover sides? This class is just for you. Every holiday meal you never seem to know what to do with leftovers, Right? Now just prepare several meals ahead of time right after the big feast instead of...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

Roanoke County Offers Up to $32,000 in Park Grants in November

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ROANOKE COUNTY, VA (October 30, 2018)  – Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism is making a second round of matching grant funding available through the Capital Improvement Incentive Fund (CIIF).  Up to $32,000 in matchin...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Adult Ballet Classes - Mondays starting November 12 at Green Ridge

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Ready for a class that's really on pointe? Our weekly ballet program at Green Ridge is a beginning level class comprised of a 30 minute barre featuring exercises to warm-up feet, legs, and arms. This is followed by 30 minutes of center work and travelling...

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

Volunteers Needed for Explore Park River Cleanup - November 17

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Flooding this fall left a large amount of trash and debris along the banks of the Roanoke River. We’re calling all volunteers to help keep restore this important blueway.  We’re looking for groups of any size to join the clean...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Cabin & Yurt Camping Opens at Explore Park This Month - Ribbon Cutting November 30

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Roanoke County, Virginia (November 9, 2018) – Roanoke County is pleased to announce the opening of new overnight accommodations at Explore Park beginning next week. Advance booking is now available for new Pod Cabins, Yurts and RV camping spaces...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Our Work is Your Play! Dozens of Jobs Available with Roanoke County Parks

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Looking for employment that's both fun and fulfilling? We're hiring for several engaging part-time positions designed to improve the quality of life for our citizens and participants. More than a desk job, opportunities with Roanoke County Parks make a hu...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Explore Park Adds Seven New Horseback Programs This Fall

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Explore Park's new Niagara Ranch equestrian area is gearing up for a busy fall season with the announcement of seven new programs in October and November. Choose from weekend trail rides, obstacle courses and weekly riding lessons as specified below:

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