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Cherokee Park, considered Olmsted’s most scenic work, focuses on the landscape experience of traversing from stream valley to ridgeline while Shawnee Park is fitted out for a variety of activities that bring people together, including a formal flower garden, a bandstand, and a great lawn for sporting events.


Park Naturalist Informational Session Offered on 9/8/2011


September 07, 2011

If you enjoy being outdoors and working with others who share a love of the Frederick Law Olmsted Parks please consider becoming a Park Naturalist. This volunteer position will lead groups who help out in the Olmsted Parks. We will provide in-depth training on native plants and animal life, park restoration techniques, and Olmsted’s principles. To be a Park Naturalist volunteer you must be 18 years old.

Date: Thursday, September 8, 2011

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Olmsted Parks Conservancy, 1299 Trevilian Way, Louisville, KY 40213

Register: Click Here or call 502-456-8125.