July 25, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina
Enjoy a leisurely, guided paddle on beautiful Mackintosh Lake. Your stress will melt away as you paddle under the setting sun.
Paddlers will have a guide who provides basic instruction as needed and leads the group on the lake. Fee includes guides, boat rental, paddle, PFD.
Fee: $20/person or $8 if you provide your own boat. Registration required.
July 31, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina
Get hiking on local trails around Burlington. Expect natural surface trails, rolling terrain with a few steep hills and a moderate pace. Wear comfortable walking shoes (closed-toed) or boots. Bring a water bottle and bug spray. Suitable for ages 8+ (ages 8-16 must be accompanied by an adult). Dogs welcome! Free, but registration required!
July 20, 2017, 7:15 AM - July 21, 2017, 6:00 PM
Ages: 55 and over
Leave from Holly Hill Mall parking lot at the corner of International Road and Anne Elizabeth Road at 7:15 am. Lunch at Virginia Ballroom, than see the musical matinee “Savanah Slippers”. Check into the Comfort Inn and dine at the Martha Washington Inn. See the play “The Cottage” at Stage II Barter Theatre. In the morning have breakfast at the motel, take a quick tour of Abington then have lunch and a show “Million Dollar Quartet” at the Wohlfahrt Dinner Theatre. Cost includes hotel, transportation, lunch, breakfast, dinner, 3 shows. Please note there is some walking on this trip. Balance is due by June 2. For more information or to register, please call (336) 222-5135 or visit the Center in person at 1535 S. Mebane Street, Burlington, NC 27215. For a listing of upcoming senior adult programs and activities with Burlington Recreation & Parks, please visit www.BurlingtonNC.gov/seniors.
July 22, 2017, 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ North Park
The first phase of renovations at North Park is complete! Celebrate with us on July 22nd!
Enjoy a free pool party from 2-6pm featuring Steel Drums, COBA - City of Burlington Aquatics water safety demos, FREE Pelican's Snoballs of Burlington, a photo booth and kid's play zone.
Participate in a Hot Shot Basketball competition, take the Alamance County Public Libraries Story Walk featuring "I Am Yoga" written by Susan Verde. Help us dedicate the renovation with a program at 6pm before Kimber & Kompany take the stage at 6:30pm for a FREE concert with a side of FREE Smitty's Homemade Ice Cream!