Category Archives: Broad Ripple Park

Friends of Broad Ripple Park Pool Party

Volunteers from the Friends of Broad Ripple Park gathered to pull weeds, rake leaves, and sweep the park pool deck. We made quite a difference in a short amount of time, before rain chased us away, and filled 20-plus bags … Continue reading

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Volunteers removed garlic mustard from the Broad Ripple Park woods

Again this year, we removed invasive garlic mustard from the 10 Acre Woods! This aggressive invasive will crowd out the lovely native wildflowers unless we control it, so each year the Friends of Broad Ripple Park pull & remove the … Continue reading

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Spring wildflowers, 2022

The 10-Acre Woods in Broad Ripple Park is alive with blooming wildflowers! Enjoy this photo gallery, which will grow as more flowers bloom:

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IUPUI students clear invasives

Big shout-out to IUPUI students from the┬áCenter for Earth and Environmental Science! Despite a cold drizzle, they removed invasive honeysuckle and winter creeper from the Broad Ripple Park 10 Acre Woods, thereby helping to keep the forest ecosystem native and … Continue reading

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Apply today! Indy Parks is hiring lifeguards

Indy Parks announces pay increase for summer aquatic positions! This summer, lifeguards will make $15 per hour, a $2 jump from last year and a $5 increase from 2016. Cashiers ($13/hr.), head lifeguards ($15.75/hr.), and pool managers ($16.50/hr.) are receiving … Continue reading

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