Entries by Mill Creek MetroParks Staff

AJGA Tournament at Mill Creek Golf Course a Financial Success for Mahoning Valley

The Mahoning Valley Hospital Foundation’s American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) Junior All-Star Event took place the week of June 17, 2018 at Mill Creek Golf Course. The tournament hosted 124 junior competitors, including seven junior players who earned their spot in a Sunday regional qualifying event from a field of 100 players. Over 100 volunteers, […]

MetroParks efforts bring in more than $2.4 million in private donations

Organized fundraising efforts have paid off in spades for Mill Creek MetroParks, according to a development update provided to the park board Monday. MetroParks Development Director Chris Litton reported the MetroParks has brought in more than $2.4 million in private donations so far this year. That is substantially more than the previous annual totals of […]

Notice of September Board Meeting

The next Regular Meeting of the Board of Park Commissioners, of Mill Creek MetroParks is scheduled for Monday, September 10, 2018, at 6 p.m. in McMahon Hall, at the MetroParks Farm, on Rt. 46 in Canfield. The agenda will be available on the website after 2 p.m. on the day of the meeting.

Garden Lecture Offered at Fellows Riverside Gardens

The lecture, Rock Gardening: Reimagining a Classic Style for Today’s Garden, will be held at Fellows Riverside Gardens on Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Inspired by the tiny plants and dramatic, rocky landscapes found on mountain tops, rock gardening uses a range of unusual, small plants in combination with beautiful […]

Mill Creek MetroParks Road Closures

The following roads in Mill Creek MetroParks will be closed to vehicular traffic as well as cyclists and pedestrians from approximately 7:00 a.m. until Noon on Saturday, September 8, 2018 for the YMCA Community Cup: • West Glacier Drive • West Drive • Bears Den Drive • New Cross Drive • Cross Drive • West […]

Mill Creek Park PGA Junior League Team Captures Title

The PGA Junior League Team from Mill Creek Golf Course, coached by PGA Head Professional Andy Santor, finished the 2018 golf season undefeated to win the Youngstown Divisional Crown. The Youngstown division featured teams from Mill Creek Golf Course, Yankee Run Golf Course, Tippecanoe Country Club, Parto’s Learning Center-Henry Stambaugh Golf Course, and two teams […]

Wings of Love Exhibit Now on Display in Weller Gallery

Mill Creek MetroParks presents “Wings of Love” by local photographer Pamela Cohen, now currently on display in the Weller Gallery at Fellows Riverside Gardens. The artist has selected works featuring portraits of large wading birds such as herons, egrets, roseate spoonbills, and wood storks taken in their natural habitat throughout South Carolina and Florida. Ms. […]

Summer tours of MetroParks Farms showcase farm

The Mill Creek MetroParks Farms hosted their weekly family tour event on Aug. 2. The event runs throughout the summer and is used to showcase all the unique aspects of the farms while providing a fun event for families to attend together. “Primarily it gives families the opportunity to bring little kids in,” said Bill […]