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​Eagle Creek Park Event/Program Calendar



The 2016 Indiana Master Naturalist Series is now FULL  This series will take place August 11-October 13.  To be added to the waitlist or to be contacted about future IMN  programs and classes, please contact IMN Coordinator Jennifer Boyce at 317-327-7148, Jennifer Boyce:  

For a schedule of classes, events, and opportunities at the Peace Learning Center, please visit htt​p://peacelearningcenter.org/  "Be the Change" exhibit open to the public M-F 9am-4pm, Sa & Su by appointment:  Be the Change

 For a list of Indianapolis Hiking Club hikes at Eagle Creek, please visit www.indyhike.org

For a schedule of "Learn to Row" courses and other rowing events offered by the Indianapolis Rowing Center, please visit www.indyrowing.org​

To sign up for a treetop zipline adventure  with GoApe for individuals or groups, please visit www.goape.com

For a schedule of evening canoe/kayak paddles or to schedule a custom or group "Adventure Outpost" program with Eagle Creek Outfitters, please visit http://eaglecreek-outfitters.com






 

September 2016

Eagle Creek Park Grounds OPEN  7am-8:30pm daily.  ​
Park Office OPEN 9am-5pm Mon-Fri (317-327-7110)
GoApe OPEN Thurs-Mon, CLOSED Tues & Wed, hours vary (pre-registration recommended, all hours weather dependent 1-800-971-8271)
Eagle Creek Outfitters​ OPEN F 12pm-7pm, Sat & Sun 10pm-7pm.  Last rental at 7pm, all hours weather dependent (317-327-7130)
Earth Discovery Center and Ornithology  Center OPEN M-Sa 9am-5pm, Su 1pm-5pm​​ (317-327-7148, 317-327-2473)
Plunge Harbor Swimming Area CLOSED FOR THE SEASON (317-327-7132)                                  ​

Sept 5  (Mon)  Earth Discovery Center, Ornithology Center, and Admin Office CLOSED.  Park grounds open regular hours, restrooms available at Marina.​

Sept 7 (Wed)

Eagle Creek Outfitters Guided Sunset Paddle Program 5:30pm-8:30pm at the Marina. ​Leisurely explore the reservoir of Eagle Creek Park in a kayak or canoe during a Wednesday night sunset. An experienced guide will lead you around to see the sights, enjoy the sounds (even a live band), and tell you some history about the reservoir. This paddle is focused on the nature preserve area of the reservoir. We provide all required gear and basic paddle/safety instructions. All dates are weather permitting. For more information and registration, please go to https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123976​​

Sept 12 (Mon)

Indianapolis Rowing Center Learn to Row  5:30pm-8:30pm (second session meets 5:30pm-8:30pm on Sept 14). Learn-to-Row (LTR) is an introductory class for adults (or parent/child) to the sport of rowing.  Over the course of 6 hours, IRC coaches, with the help of volunteers, will teach you proper rowing technique, inside and on the water, as well as educate you on rowing terminology, safety and teamwork.  For more information or to register please go to ​​https://irc21.wildapricot.org/event-2186085​


Sept 16 (Fri)

Eagle Creek Outfitters Guided Full Moon Paddle 7:00pm-10:00pm at the Marina. ​Leisurely explore the reservoir of Eagle Creek Park in a kayak or canoe during the full moon weekend. An experienced guide will lead you around to see the sights, enjoy the sounds, and tell you some history about the reservoir. This paddle is focused on the nature preserve area of the reservoir. We provide all required gear and basic paddle/safety instructions. All dates are weather permitting. For more information and registration, please go to https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123982

Sept 17 (Sat)

Eagle Creek Outfitters Guided Full Moon Paddle 7:00pm-10:00pm at the Marina. ​Leisurely explore the reservoir of Eagle Creek Park in a kayak or canoe during the full moon weekend. An experienced guide will lead you around to see the sights, enjoy the sounds, and tell you some history about the reservoir. This paddle is focused on the nature preserve area of the reservoir. We provide all required gear and basic paddle/safety instructions. All dates are weather permitting. For more information and registration, please go to https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123982

Sept 21 (Wed)

Eagle Creek Outfitters Guided Sunset Paddle Program 5:30pm-8:30pm at the Marina. ​Leisurely explore the reservoir of Eagle Creek Park in a kayak or canoe during a Wednesday night sunset. An experienced guide will lead you around to see the sights, enjoy the sounds (even a live band), and tell you some history about the reservoir. This paddle is focused on the nature preserve area of the reservoir. We provide all required gear and basic paddle/safety instructions. All dates are weather permitting. For more information and registration, please go to https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123976​​

Sept 28 (Wed)

Eagle Creek Outfitters Guided Sunset Paddle Program 5:30pm-8:30pm at the Marina. ​Leisurely explore the reservoir of Eagle Creek Park in a kayak or canoe during a Wednesday night sunset. An experienced guide will lead you around to see the sights, enjoy the sounds (even a live band), and tell you some history about the reservoir. This paddle is focused on the nature preserve area of the reservoir. We provide all required gear and basic paddle/safety instructions. All dates are weather permitting. For more information and registration, please go to https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123976​​


 

October 2016

Eagle Creek Park Grounds OPEN  7am-7:30pm daily.  ​
Park Office OPEN 9am-5pm Mon-Fri (317-327-7110)
GoApe OPEN Thurs-Mon, CLOSED Tues & Wed, hours vary (pre-registration recommended, all hours weather dependent 1-800-971-8271)
Eagle Creek Outfitters​ OPEN F 12pm-6pm, Sat & Sun 10pm-6pm.  Last rental at 5pm, all hours weather dependent (317-327-7130)
Earth Discovery Center and Ornithology  Center OPEN M-Sa 9am-5pm, Su 1pm-5pm​​ (317-327-7148, 317-327-2473)
Plunge Harbor Swimming Area CLOSED FOR THE SEASON (317-327-7132)                                  ​


October Artist of the Month:  Sand painting by Heidi McGrew. On display at the Earth Discovery Center.                                        

Oct 2 (Sun)

Oct 3 (Mon)

Indianapolis Rowing Center Learn to Row  4:30pm-7:30pm (second session meets 4:30pm-7:30pm on Oct 5). Learn-to-Row (LTR) is an introductory class for adults (or parent/child) to the sport of rowing.  Over the course of 6 hours, IRC coaches, with the help of volunteers, will teach you proper rowing technique, inside and on the water, as well as educate you on rowing terminology, safety and teamwork.  For more information or to register please go to ​​https://irc21.wildapricot.org/event-2186091​

Oct 14 (Fri)

Eagle Creek Outfitters Guided Full Moon Paddle 7:00pm-10:00pm at the Marina. ​Leisurely explore the reservoir of Eagle Creek Park in a kayak or canoe during the full moon weekend. An experienced guide will lead you around to see the sights, enjoy the sounds, and tell you some history about the reservoir. This paddle is focused on the nature preserve area of the reservoir. We provide all required gear and basic paddle/safety instructions. All dates are weather permitting. For more information and registration, please go to https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123982

Oct 15 (Sat)​

Eagle Creek Outfitters Guided Full Moon Paddle 7:00pm-10:00pm at the Marina. ​Leisurely explore the reservoir of Eagle Creek Park in a kayak or canoe during the full moon weekend. An experienced guide will lead you around to see the sights, enjoy the sounds, and tell you some history about the reservoir. This paddle is focused on the nature preserve area of the reservoir. We provide all required gear and basic paddle/safety instructions. All dates are weather permitting. For more information and registration, please go to https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123982​

Oct 29 (Sun)

Indianapolis Rowing Center - Head of the Eagle



November 2016

November Artist of the Month:  Oil painting and photography by Pat Mulvaney and Cindy Crowfoot.  On display at the Earth Discovery Center.                                       ​

Nov 8  (Tues)  Earth Discovery Center, Ornithology Center, and Admin Office CLOSED.  Park grounds open regular hours, restrooms available at Marina.​

Nov 11  (Fri)  Earth Discovery Center, Ornithology Center, and Admin Office CLOSED.  Park grounds open regular hours, restrooms available at Marina.​

Nov 24 & 25  (Thurs & Fri)  Earth Discovery Center, Ornithology Center, and Admin Office CLOSED.  Park grounds open regular hours, restrooms available at Marina.​

Nov 12 (Sat)

YMCA Heroes, Health, Hope 5K

Nov 19 (Sun)

Outback Scramble


 

December 2016​


Dec 23-Dec 26  (Fri-Mon)  Earth Discovery Center, Ornithology Center, and Admin Office CLOSED.  Park grounds open regular hours, restrooms available at Marina.​
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