Take to the Trails: Hiking Hacks for everyone

When is the last time you went on a hike? Did you plan for your hike or was it a spur of the moment trip? The difficult part about planning for a hike is that there are so many things you could need! So let us help you out. There… Read More…

The World’s Largest Swim Lesson

On June 22nd, the World Waterpark Association will put on The World’s Largest Swim Lesson. This event was created in 2010 to raise awareness about water safety and drowning prevention. Aquatic facilities and swim lesson programs across the country will do their part to educate people of all ages on the… Read More…

Your Recipe for Summer Fun – Just Add Water!

The recipe for summer fun is simple and the serving size is unlimited all summer long! Just follow the recipe below. Ingredients include: sunshine, adventure, relaxation, safety, snacks and a splash of water. Step 1 – The Right Tools Every recipe starts with making sure you have the right tools… Read More…

Adult Learn-to-Swim Month

We often focus on swimming and water safety as important skills for kids to learn, but fail to realize that these are both subjects that matter for adults as well. In an effort to raise awareness for how important it is for adults to learn how to be safe in… Read More…

Adaptive vs. Inclusion: What does it mean for you?

The word “inclusion” by definition means “an act of taking in as part of a whole.” If you are familiar with Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation’s culture of inclusion, this definition should make perfect sense. When I first began my career as the Marketing Assistant for the department 8 months ago,… Read More…