Category Archives: Broad Ripple Park
As of this evening, the opening for the Broad Ripple Park dog park is the week of July 15. The contractor needs to work though some final details. The swimming pool will be open again tomorrow.
A seemingly innocuous plant can, over time, kill a maple forest. Brought to this part of the world as a cooking condiment by European settlers, garlic mustard has no natural enemies and therefore proliferates. Because it also kills maple seedlings, … Continue reading
This is a great time to treat yourself to a walk in the 10-Acre Woods at Broad Ripple Park. The spring ephemerals are healthy & growing — trillium, trout lily, a sea of dutchman’s breeches, and mayapple everywhere. If you … Continue reading
Many thanks to a crew of steadfast, hard-working folks from SalesForce who performed a service day project in Broad Ripple Park. They weeded gardens, scoured the recycling area, traipsed the grounds to pick up litter, and cleaned the swimming pool … Continue reading
Many thank to the Friends of Broad Ripple Park volunteers who contributed a labor of love on behalf of the park and its visitors this past Saturday. This is a beginning of a project to introduce many more native plant … Continue reading
Broad Ripple Park has a rich history of hosting iconic public events for more than a century. Friends of Broad Ripple Park’s (FBRP) mission is to support, supplement and share Broad Ripple Park as an historic, natural and recreational resource … Continue reading
Park swimming pool The Broad Ripple Park swimming pool is open seven days a week, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., until August 4. The first Friday of each month, the pool features an evening swim from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. … Continue reading
It was chilly and sunny the morning of January 5, 2019 as seven volunteers worked from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to clean up the Broad Ripple Park recycling area. Many thanks to Joanne Durbin who initiated the event. Thanks … Continue reading
The hats and gloves were delivered to ACE Prep Academy and Eliza Baker Butler Lab 55. With your help, we collected 44 hats, 42 gloves, and two sets with hats & gloves. Thanks for supporting the little friends of our community!