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2015 Outdoor Recreation Special Events & Programs

*To register for Programs & Events, please use link(s) provided with Program title or contact the Park Office*

Ongoing:

Saturday Morning Mischief - Free crafts & activities open to the public at Baylor Regional Park Campground Office, 10-11am every Saturday.  

July:

7/24 - Youth Archery at Chaska High School 9-11:30am Register Now!

7/25 - Family Stand-up Paddleboard (SUP) Lesson at Lake Waconia Regional Park 9-11am Register Now!

7/25 - Starlight Nature Hike with Onan Observatory Viewing at Baylor Park 8:30-10pm Register Now!

7/27 - Extreme Explorers Camp at the Victoria Recreation Center 9am-4pm Register Now!

7/28-7/30 - Advanced Archery Camp at Lake Minnewashta Regional Park & field trips various county archery ranges 8am-noon daily Register Now!

7/28 - Senior Evening Canoe at Lake Ann Park, Chanhassen  6-8pm Register Now!

7/29 - Adult Stand-up Paddleboard (SUP) Lesson at Lake Minnewashta Regional Park 6-8pm Register Now!

7/31 - Family Full Moon Canoe at Lake Minnewashta Regional Park 8:30-10pm Register Now!

 

August:

8/1- Family Fishing Day at Baylor Regional Park 10:00- 11:30am Register Now!

8/4-8/6 - Wild Encounters Camp at Watertown Primary School 9-2:30pm daily Register Now!

8/4 - Adult Stand-up Paddleboard (SUP) Lesson at Lake Minnewashta Regional Park 6-8pm Register Now!

8/7 - Youth Archery at Chaska High School 9-11:30am Register Now!

8/8 - Family Beginner Archery at Baylor Regional Park 10-noon Register Now!

8/8 - Family Slackline at Community Park, Carver 1-2:30pm Register Now!

8/8 - Public Star Party - Baylor Regional Park - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

8/10 - Adult Stand-up Paddleboard (SUP) Lesson at Baylor Regional Park 6-8pm Register Now!

8/11-8/13 - Splashin' Bash Camp at Lake Waconia Regional Park 9am-3pm daily Register Now!

8/12 - Family Archery Night at Carver Park Reserve, Victoria 6-8pm Register Now!

8/14 - Couples Stand-up Paddleboard (SUP) Date Night at Lake Waconia Regional Park  6-8pm Register Now!

8/22 - Canoe & Nature at Lake Minnewashta Regional Park 1-3pm Call 952-466-5250 to register! $8/person or $20/family

8/22 - Carver County Library Story Walk at Baylor Campground 10:00am-2pm

8/21-8/23 - Camping with the Stars Event at Baylor Regional Park with the Minnesota Astronomical Society opening Onan Observatory

8/24 - 'Sharks & Shrimps' Grandparent & Me Fishing at Lake Minnewashta Regional Park 9-11am Register Now!

8/25 - Adult Stand-up Paddleboard (SUP) Lesson at Baylor Regional Park 6-8pm Register Now!

8/28 - Family Full Moon Canoe at Lake Waconia Regional Park 7:30-9pm Register Now!

8/29 - Family Full Moon Canoe at Baylor Regional Park 7:30-9pm Register Now!

 

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For more information about any of the scheduled activities or to register for an event contact Carver County Parks at (952) 466-5250.

Onan Observatory Event Information: 
*Public Star Gazing: These events are Fair or Foul weather events, no matter the sky conditions, a program will take place.  Always check the Society's phone message at 952-467-2426 for event updates and last minute, weather-related schedule changes and cancellations.