Grant Application

2021 Sandusky County Park District Potential Local Park Capital Improvement Grant Applications

UPCOMING PROGRAMS

"Victory Red" Lipstick & Other Makeup of the 1940s
September 27 |
Creek Bend Farm

Spend your evening at Creek Bend Farm learning about makeup trends in the 1940s and making your own samples to take home. For ages 12 and up. Registration is required.

Volunteer Opportunity: Program Prep
September 29 |
Creek Bend Farm

Assist staff in prepping our fall program Farm to Market.  This will include painting props, assembling signs, stuffing bags etc. Please wear clothes that can get dirty.

Frontier to Farm - Foods of the Forties
September 30 |
Creek Bend Farm

Enjoy your evening at Creek Bend Farm sampling popular foods from the 1940s. For ages 14 and up. Registration is required.

Metal Detecting: White Star Beach
October 1 |
White Star Park

Bring your own metal detectors to White Star Beach for metal detecting. Must stay on the beach, cannot enter water. Replace any holes that are dug. Participants must register

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Farm to Market: Be a farmer for a Day
October 9 |
Creek Bend Farm

Be a farmer for a day!! During this self-guided activity you will discover more about the different types of farming and agriculture.

Volunteer Opportunity: Stewardship Sunday
October 10 |
Blue Heron Reserve

Assist staff with Phragmites (invasive grass) and invasive cattail removal in and around the cold spring.

Puddle Jumpers/Tree Huggers: Hide & Seek
October 16 |
The Woods at the Luscombe Farm

Camouflage or the ability to hide in plain sight is very important to many animals. Explore the reasons why animals hide. Wear your own camouflage clothes.

Fall Color Hike
October 17 |
Wolf Creek Park

Spend your afternoon enjoying the fall colors and views of the Sandusky River while on a hike at Wolf Creek Park. Registration required.

Whooo's In the Dark
October 22 |
White Star Park

Learn about a variety of nocturnal animals species their life histories. After our talk we will venture out on a night hike around the park.

EXPLORE YOUR SANDUSKY COUNTY PARKS

Ringneck Ridge Wildlife Area

The diverse habitats include open fields, woodlands, wet meadows, and limestone barrens.

Countryside Park

This 20-acre property includes grassy spaces for play,

North Coast Inland Trail

The Sandusky County portion of the North Coast Inland Trail, or NCIT, is a 28-mile multi-use trail that travels between Elmore and Bellevue.

The Woods at the Luscombe Farm

A 1-mile loop trail meanders through this picturesque 55-acre woodlot which consists of maples, hickories, oaks, and spicebush.

Wolf Creek Park

Nestled along the banks of the Sandusky River

White Star Park

White Star Park consists of 797 acres and four distinct areas which include; White Star Quarry, White Star Campground, Barn and Cabins, and Doug Haubert Wetland.

Tea Kaufman Homestead

This 14-acre property is directly adjacent to the North Coast Inland Trail and serves as an access point to the trail.

Shelley Wetland

This 17-acre, bowl-shaped wetland was created when gravel was removed for the construction of the New York, Chicago and St. Louis Railway

River Cliff Park

Home of our Administrative Offices. Donated by Black Swamp Conservancy, this 80-acre park is located on the Sandusky River adjacent to the Blue Banks

Franklin and Phillip Rose Wildlife Area

Located at the mouth of Muddy Creek this wetland area is used for programming purposes only.

Decoy Marsh

Previously a private hunt club, this 67-acre property consists of wetlands and diked marsh areas

Christy Farm Nature Preserve

Visitors can enjoy a walk along the Muskellunge Creek or catch a glimpse of an active heron rookery

Mull Covered Bridge

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places this “town lattice” truss type bridge is one of the last remaining covered bridges in Northwest Ohio.

Blue Heron Reserve

This 160 acre propery features seasonal wetlands, grassy trails, and a mile of boardwalk trail.

Creek Bend Farm

Featuring the Wilson Nature Center, the Wildlife Library and Children's Activity Area