Barry County Outdoor Recreation Youth Day – FREE!

Youth DayThe first Barry County Outdoor Recreation Youth Day will be held at Historic Charlton Park on Saturday, September 13 from 9 am – 4 pm. A free day of fun where kids can get hands-on experience in many different outdoor activities. Hiking, Archery, Bird watching, Fishing, Target Shooting, Biking, Trapping, Canoeing and Kayaking, Fly Tying, Working Dog Demonstrations and MUCH MORE! For more information call Barry Conservation District, 269-948-8056, or click the photo above. 

Happy Tails Dog Run at Historic Charlton Park!

Happy Tails The Happy Tails Dog Run is a 1 mile or 5K run/walk that the whole family can do, including “man’s best friend”! The run will take place at Historic Charlton Park on Saturday, September 13. You can opt to run/walk a 1 mile or 5K course with or without your dog. Day of registration begins at 8am, with the race to follow at 9am. Dogs must be immunized and healthy and must be on a leash at all times. Muzzles are required for aggressive dogs. Neutering is not mandatory, but dogs should not be in heat. Entry fee is $25 per person – register before August 30 and get a free t-shirt and a tag for your dog! All proceeds go to the Hastings Dog Park and Barry County Humane Society. Click the photo above to learn more and to register!