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SLP Gazebo with Fry

Celebrating 50 Years

Stark Parks is turning fifty and we’re inviting you to a year-long celebration! Feb. 17th kicked off our official 50th birthday and we’ve got a brand new look at StarkParks.com. Take our “50 ways” challenge and explore all of the different ways to enjoy Stark Parks. We’ve highlighted 50 ways to get your…
2017 Volunteer Dinner

Exceptional Volunteers Honored

  Stark Parks Volunteers and their accomplishments were celebrated at a 1967 retro-themed Recognition Dinner on Nov. 16 at the Exploration Gateway at Sippo Lake Park. The theme paid homage to the 50th anniversary of Stark Parks and the dedicated volunteers who have helped to develop and expand the park…

Walborn Reservoir Eagle Nest Report

In 1979 there were only four eagle pairs in Ohio. The state is now home to over 200 nests and with around 300 known eaglets hatching each year. The eaglets at Walborn Reservoir have never been banded by ODNR for safety reasons: the nesting tree has been struck by lightning several…

Wildlife Conservation Center Moves to Hartville

The Wildlife Conservation Center will be calling Hartville home for the next year. The park district is bidding farewell to the long-standing Wildlife Conservation Center at 800 Genoa Ave. NW in Massillon – for now. Donated by the late C.P. Sanders in July of 1986, the existing structure has served…