50th Anniversary Celebration

2018 marks the 50th year of the York County Park System!

 

Visit our Story Map for the history of the Parks' last 50 years!

 

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 Visit www.supportyourparks.org to make a donation online or to purchase your tickets for the

October 18, 2018 Celebration Party! 

 

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PeoplesBank Logo Color YoureWelcomeHere               YohePavingLOGO                  MandT bank logo                    aaa logo

 

 The following are financially supporting our 50th Anniversary:

 

FOUNDER'S CIRCLE -PLATINUM
The York Water Company                                                            www.yorkwater.com
 
PRESERVANTIONIST -GOLD
AAA Southern Pennsylvania                                                          www.southpa.aaa.com
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company                                   www.peoplesbanknet.com
York County Community Foundation Codorus                            www.yccf.org/codorus
Watershed Endowment
 
STEWARDSHIP - SILVER
Penn Waste Inc.                                                                                www.pennwaste.com
York Traditions Bank                                                                     www.yorktraditionsbank.com
M&T Bank                                                                                             www.mtb.com
The M&T Charitable Foundation                                                      www.mtb.com
WellSpan Health                                                                             www.wellspan.org
Aquatic Resources Restoration Co.                                               www.arrc1.com
C.S. Davidson                                                                                  www.csdavidson.com 
 
NATURALIST - BRONZE
CPR-Now, The First Response Team                                                 www.cprnow.org
Keystruct Construction, Inc.                                                               www.keystruct.com
Law Office-Amanda Snoke Dubbs                                               www.snokebusinesslaw.com
Patton Veterinary Hospital & Cat Hospital                                      www.pattonvethospital.com
York College, Recreation & Leisure Administration Program       www.ycp.edu/ 
The Graham Group                                                                             www.thegrahamgroup.com
York County Community Foundation Davidson Family Fund       www.yccf.org
Yohe Paving, Inc.                                                                                www.yohepaving.com
Fulton Bank                                                                                       www.fultonbank.com
Glatfelter Insurance Group                                                                www.glatfelters.com

 

Interested in supporting the York County Parks through our sponsorship levels? 

Click here for more info!                   Page 1     Page 2

 

The York County Parks Department plans to celebrate the year by offering special events. Visit our Events Page and Event Calendar for complete listing of events.  50th Anniversary events will be added below:

 Volunteer Work Events require preregistration. Call 717-840-7440 to register or email: parks@yorkcountypa.gov.

Summer Camp Registration: Park Members begins 1/8/2018, Non-members begins 2/1/2018 CLICK FOR REGISTRATION PACKET CLICK FOR BROCHURE

June 30, Saturday - July 8, Sunday REPTILE WEEK at Nixon Park CLICK HERE FOR FLYER

July 10, Tuesday: Kain Park Trail Maintenance Volunteer Work at 6:30 pm. Call 717-840-7440 to register and for more information. 

August 11, Saturday: Kain Park Canoeing Lake Clean-ups Volunteer Work. Meet at boat launch at Lake Redman Activity Area. Two start times: 9am and 1pm. Call 717-840-7440 to register.  

September 22,Saturday: Raab Park Trail Work Volunteer Project at 9 am. Call 717-840-7440 to register.

October 6, Saturday: Nixon Park Habitat Tree Plantings Volunteer Project. Two start times: 9am and 2:30pm. Call 717-840-7440 to register. 

October 18, Thursday: York County Parks' 50th Anniversary Celebration Party from 5pm to 9pm at the Wyndham Garden York.  Join us for an evening of celebration! Enjoy a catered meal, silent auction and more. Your attendance will help the York County Parks fundraise for a new outdoor classroom in Nixon Park and other projects. Richard Louv, journalist and author or nine books including international bestseller, "Last Child in the Woods" will be speaking at the event. Visit www.SupportYourParks.org for tickets and event information. Tickets will be $50 per person. Call 717-840-7440 for more information.