Native Americans on the Plains learned this technique a long time ago, and Urbana Park District will burn some natural areas in its parks this spring to rejuvenate the prairie.
Students at Leal Elementary School’s after school SPLASH program and residents at the Champaign County Nursing Home know a little more about each other after a special after-school visit. The Urbana Park District Partners with the Urbana School District #116 to provide afterschool programs to students in the Urbana Public Schools.
The park district maintains thousands of trees. Here is a bit about some of its oldest and how we care for them.
As the seasons change from fall to winter, here are the ways we will keep you informed of park district postponements, cancellations or closures in cases of severe weather.
A nature photography show by Tyson Kruse has been extended through April 30.