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Greenway Ski Days are here

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Grab your skis, skates and sleds and head out to the Greenway this weekend for Greenway Ski Days, hosted by the Grand Forks Park District.  This event is free and open to the public for all ages.  Everything kicks off Friday evening, February 3 with a Candlelight Ski, and Saturday, February 4, is packed full with sledding, skating, snowshoeing, sleigh rides, chili feed, cardboard sled race and more. Friday, February 3, 6-8 p.m. – Candlelight Ski Saturday, February 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. – Snow-filled day of ski clinics, ice skating, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, horse-drawn sleigh rides, and sledding Saturday, February 4, 11:30 a.m. – 1p.m. – Chili Feed Saturday, February 4, 1:30 p.m. – Cardboard Sled Races (Belmont Road and Lincoln Drive Dike) Pick up supplies to build your sled at The Ski & Bike Shop This is going to be a great weekend in Grand Forks for all ages!  Get out and enjoy the winter; so far weather predictions are perfect for this type of event! If you like the outdoors and love to win great prizes, head over to this link.  You can view a short video about cross-country skiing in Greater Grand Forks while registering to win …

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Simply Grand Fall Fun

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Japanese Garden at Sertoma Park

Weather predictions for this week in Greater Grand Forks are good with beautiful fall temperatures and sunny skies, so I highly recommend you get out and enjoy some of the recreational opportunities offered here including our gorgeous and fun parks. Japanese Garden – This lovely garden, located in Sertoma Park, was a gift from the residents of Awano Japan to commemorate the flood of 1997. Its natural look features the beauty of rocks, water, hills, trees as well as the three granite Japanese-style lanterns. Ali’s Boundless Playground – Local teen Ali Karpenko was born with spina bifida, and her dream of a community playground for children with and without disabilities was realized in 2009 in Sertoma Park. Here every child can play side by side at his or her own ability level. Greenway – The Greenway is 2,200 acres of natural space lining the Red River and Red Lake River as they flow through Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. The picturesque urban space offers countless recreational, cultural, historical and natural experiences. These recreational areas give you just a taste of what is available in Greater Grand Forks. There are so many specialty parks available year-round for a variety of …

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