Volunteer Archives - Licking Park District

Lobdell Reserve trails on Disc Golf side will be closed to horses on Sat 9/7/19 and Sun 9/8/19

Monitor a Monarch, Help a Monarch!

Written by Bailey Smith The Monarch butterfly is without a doubt the most easily recognized butterfly species for the citizens of Ohio. Right now, between July 27th- August 4th, is the third annual International Monarch Monitoring Blitz! This citizen science event...

An Eagle Scout, a Bird, and a Tower

Picture a cigar with wings and you have a rough idea of what a Chimney Swift looks like. These small, grayish birds may look rather nondescript at first glance, but it only takes moments to realize you are watching one of the masters of flight as they whirl and...

River Round Up 2016 A Success

On Saturday, September 10, 2016, over 320 volunteers participated in the 22nd annual Licking County River Round Up event to clean up trash, metal, tires and recyclables from waterways throughout the county. Nearly 26 miles of waterways were successfully cleaned with...

2015 Volunteer of the Year

The Licking Park District was proud to present Joe Wilson of Johnstown the 2015 Volunteer of the Year Award at the Annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner, held this past Saturday, January 23, 2016, in Newark.  For the past three years, Joe has been committed to keeping...