Outdoor Family Fun

You’ll find a variety of outdoor fun for families held at our local municipal parks.

FREE Family Nature Programs

Register for FREE Family Nature Programs

Join family and friends at Lake Grubb Park for a nature-based program lead by Lancaster County Naturalist Lisa Sanchez.

Dress for the weather and light walking.

FREE! Registration requested. Call 717-898-3102

April – Signs of Spring – We’re sorry, this event has been canceled. 
May – Nesting Birds
June – Summer Night Hike
July – Fish Prints
August – Insects
September – Fall Hike
October – Owl Prowl

Spring/Summer Session
Dates Day Location Time Code
Apr 8 - Canceled W Lake Grubb 6:00–7:00 pm #167286
May 16 Sa Lake Grubb 10:00–11:00 am #167288
Jun 24 W Lake Grubb 8:00–9:00 pm #187057
Jul 15 W Lake Grubb 7:00–8:00 pm #187059
Aug 12 W Lake Grubb 7:00–8:00 pm #187061
Sept 19 Sa Lake Grubb 10:00–11:00 am #187063
Oct 21 W Lake Grubb 6:00–7:00 pm #187065

FREE Yoga in the Parks

Bring a mat/towel, water and a friend!

Saturday Mornings at Amos Herr Park – East Hempfield Township
June 13, July 11, August 8:  9:00–10:00 am

Saturday Mornings at Silver Spring Park – West Hempfield Township
June 27, July 25, August 22:  9:00–10:00 am

All ages. Weather permitting.
FREE drop-in class. 

Vagabonds Car Show

The Vagabonds Car Club knows how to put on a good show. ​You can expect the midway to be filled with our headline sponsors as well as numerous vendors, with lots of items on display. Live music featuring the band What It Was will play throughout the day and slot car racing will be available for the kids. Awards will be bestowed on the favorite car and bike entrants, with door prizes all afternoon!

May 2       Sa       11:00 am–3:00 pm
East Petersburg Community Park

Mountville Days Carnival

The Mountville Fire Company’s annual Mountville Days Carnival planning is in full swing. The carnival will take place on Wednesday and Thursday, May 13th and 14th, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm and Friday and Saturday, May 15th and 16th, from 5:00 to 11:00 pm. Visit the Mountville Boro website for details. 

May 13–May 16       W–Sa       

Mountville Community Memorial Day Parade

The parade steps off at College Avenue and Clay Street, led by the VFW Honor Guard, Veterans, and Auxiliary members. At 11:30 am Decoration of the Graves Ceremony will be held at the Mountville Cemetery. 

Parade participants include musical bands, scout troops, antique vehicles, local businesses, and service organizations. Come out to commemorate Memorial Day and to honor those who have served our country.

May 23       Sa       10:00 am

Hempfield Community Flea Market - Memorial Day

Sell stuff or go to buy!
Proceeds from this event are used to fund our
Everyone Belongs financial assistance program and other community endeavors.

Interested in reserving a 20×20 $30 space?
Please contact Catherine Hamby 717-898-3102
ext 141 or chamby@hempfieldrec.com. 

Amos Herr Park, 1756 Nissley Rd, Landisville.   

May 25   M    7:00 am–2:00 pm    

Cancellations & Closings

There are currently no cancellations or closings