Newport RI Ballard Park

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2018 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
January 13
10 to 11 am
HIKE
Bundle up and enjoy some fresh air as you hear about the site’s unique history (a former working quarry) as you get some fresh air! Meet at 21 Hazard Road - the quarry meadow entrance. $5 suggested donation; $15 per group. Call 401.619.3377 or e-mail education@ballardpark.org to register. Drop-ins welcome. Rain date: 1/14.
February 22, 23 & 24
6:00 to 9:00 pm

13th Annual Illuminated Garden
A Blooming Garden of Lights in the Quarry Meadow - FREE


March 24
10 to 11 am

Spring Equinox Hike
Celebrate the first Saturday of spring with a hike at Ballard Park. Learn about the thirteen acre site’s history while exploring the mile+ of trails. Meet at 21 Hazard Road - the quarry meadow entrance. $5 suggested donation; $15 per group. Call 401.619.3377 or e-mail education@ballardpark.org to register. Drop-ins welcome. Rain date: 3/25


April 21
9 to 11 am

Earth Day Clean Up & Tour
Volunteer to give Newport’s Only Nature Preserve a Spring cleaning! We'll pick up trash, prune trails and remove invasives. Clean up starts at 9 am. All are invited to partake in a free tour of the park at 11 am. Hazard Road entrance.
Come for one or both. Rain date: April 22.


April 21
11 am to 12 noon

Earth Day Clean Tour
Celebrate Mother Earth and learn about the thirteen acre site’s history while exploring the mile+ of trails. Meet at the Hazard Road entrance Rain date: April 22.