Category Archives: Wordless Wednesday

Pinnacles National Monument Video

Today’s Wordless Wednesday takes us to California’s Pinnacles National Monument: For more great national parks videos, visit the National Parks Road Trip Channel on YouTube. If you would like us to feature your park or park district in Wordless Wednesday, please send photos or videos to ann@northstarpubs.com.

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Twice The Fun!

How many girls do you see dancing in this picture? Two, three, four, five? These enthusiastic and cute-as-can-be tots are participating in a Preschool Ballet & Tumbling class at Carpenter Park Recreation Center in Plano, Texas. Plano Parks and Recreation offers more than 5,790 courses throughout the year for preschool, youth, adults and seniors in Plano and the surrounding communities. To view their latest course listings or peruse through any other Plano Parks and Recreation information, please visit www.playinplano.org. If … Continue reading

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Video — A Park For All

The city of Round Rock, Texas, recently opened the Play For All Abilities Park. The 51,000-square-foot playground provides fun for kids of all ages and abilities: Round Rock Celebrates New Park: MyFoxAUSTIN.com For more information, videos and photos, visit http://www.roundrocktexas.gov/playforall. And here’s a link to their Flickr account from the grand opening: http://www.flickr.com/photos/75901067@N08/ If you would like to be featured in PRB’s Wordless Wednesday emails, please send your photos and videos to Web Editor Ann Norman at ann@northstarpubs.com.

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Parks Video — Sun Safety

How do you help spread the message of sun safety in your community? Perhaps a fun and informative video, like this one from the folks at Arizona’s City of Chandler Community Services Department: For more of Chandler’s water safety educational videos, visit their YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/xnM2d6. If you would like your park or recreation program to be featured in PRB’s Wordless Wednesdsay, please send videos, photos or photo galleries to Web Editor Ann Norman at ann@northstarpubs.com.

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Reptile Public Relations

This girl is enjoying a close encounter with one of Arizona’s desert dwellers! The meet-up between human and reptile occurred during the Reptile Roundup at Chandler, Arizona’s Environmental Education Center back in January. Kids got to get up close and personal with lizards, tortoises, snakes, arachnids and other desert-dwellers. For more information about Chandler’s parks and recreation programs, go to www.chandleraz.gov/recreation. If you would like to see us feature your park or recreation programs in Wordless Wednesday, please send videos … Continue reading

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