Weekend Picks: March 18th-20th

There is always something exciting happening in Madisonville- Hopkins County! Whether it’s a festival, a concert, an art exhibit, or connecting with the outdoors, you’ll find several enticing activities on our calendar.  Check out this weekends top picks! Spring Bouquet Paint Party Friday, March 18 @ 6pm Kentucky Movers & Makers Grab your friends and…

Nurture to Nature: Sunday Seminar

Learn and interact with wildlife at the Mahr Historic home for a presentation from Nurture to Nature, a nonprofit, family-owned center that rescues and rehabilitates orphaned and injured wildlife in Owensboro, Kentucky.   At our program, they will bring animals for you to see, share their stories, walk you through the rehabilitation process, help people…

Great Backyard Bird Count

Join hike leaders Heather Staggs, Susan Scholze, Michael Meadows, and Chip Tate as we watch, learn, and celebrate birds. Meet at the Welcome Center. Wear appropriate hiking shoes and bring your birdwatching gear.

Bark About Hike

Join hike leaders Michael Meadows and Chip Tate as we explore the forest with our furry friends.Safety is always our first priority at Mahr Park Arboretum, so we ask all dog owners to keep their dogs on a 6-8′ leash. If you use a reel leash, please keep your fur-baby close during the hike to…

Hay Bale Trail and Autumn Acre Play Area at Mahr Park

The fall fun at Mahr Park continues throughout October! The Autumn Acre play area in the community garden is open for the community to enjoy. Activities include hay- maze, corn pit, corn-maze, archery boards, pumpkin tic-tac-toe, pumpkin checkers, racing boards, photo opportunities, and flower picking! Be sure to drive through the Hay Bale Trail with…