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FANTASTIC NEWS!

FANTASTIC NEWS!

The Park District has been awarded TWO grants to develop the lower ponds and area! The two grants come from Ohio Public Works / NRAC program and Ohio Capital Improvements grant totaling over $500,000.  The general concept includes a fishing pond and pier and the land...

Boardwalk is done!

Boardwalk is done!

Twenty six volunteers  built 30 sections of boardwalk for hikers going off the paved trails into the woods.  The boardwalks covered various wet places throughout the rugged terrain.  Volunteers from Wooster Kiwanis led by Craig Sanders, Mayor Mackey and the Apple...

ROMICH PAVILION

ROMICH PAVILION

The Romich Pavilion was partially funded by the Romich Foundation and named after Barry Romich's parents. The pavilion holds ten picnic tables (four handicapped accessible) with an occupancy total of 90 people. A small grill is available along electric outlets. The...

AWARDS

AWARDS

Denny Jordan Congratulations to Denny Jordan for receiving the Wayne County Soil and Water Conservation District Conservation Education Award!  Denny accepted the award at the District's annual meeting November 07, 2019.  Denny is pictured with the Wayne SWCD...

VOLUNTEERS OF THE YEAR RECIPIENTS

VOLUNTEERS OF THE YEAR RECIPIENTS

WAYNE COUNTY PARK DISTRICT AND FRIENDS OF THE WAYNE COUNTY PARK DISTRICT ARE PLEASED ACKNOWLEDGE THE WORK OF OUR VOLUNTEERS EACH YEAR!2022 Volunteer of the YearSue Zann Johnson Thank you to the Board for being chosen “Volunteer of the Year”. I have enjoyed the...

LOST AND FOUND

LOST AND FOUND

LOST AND FOUNDBinoculars left at Pavilion. - Claim by calling: Carole 330 465-7882

NOTICE

The Barnes Preserve is owned by the Wayne County Park District. The park is a nature preserve. Do not remove any plants, rocks, logs, branches, or anything except for your dog’s poop and trash from the property. To report theft call 911 or call (330) 465-7882.

NOTICE

The Barnes Preserve is owned by the Wayne County Park District. The park is a nature preserve. Do not remove any plants, rocks, logs, branches, or anything except for your dog’s poop and trash from the property. To report theft call 911 or call (330) 465-7882.