Posts Tagged ‘ Town Lake Park ’

Little Library at Town Lake Park

March 14, 2017
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Little Library at Town Lake Park

Serendipity strikes! I've been wanting to place a Little Lending Library at one or several of the parks but it's never risen to the top of my priority list.  So, I was thrilled when Krista Millard approached me about not only providing a pre-made ...

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Hawk sighting at Town Lake Park

January 15, 2015
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Hawk sighting at Town Lake Park

This red-shouldered hawk was spotted at Town Lake Park Today.

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Dental Day Event to take Place May 22 in Pittsboro

May 21, 2014
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Date: Mon, 19 May 2014 19:54:49 +0000 From: Michael Zelek Subject: Dental Day Event to take Place May 22 in Pittsboro Pittsboro, NC: Dental Day will be held on Thursday, May 22, 2014 from 10:00am to noon. This will be a special day in the park for the infants, toddlers and preschoolers of Chatham County. As you know,

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Dental Day Event to take Place May 22 in Pittsboro

May 21, 2014
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Date: Mon, 19 May 2014 19:54:49 +0000 From: Michael Zelek Subject: Dental Day Event to take Place May 22 in Pittsboro Pittsboro, NC: Dental Day will be held on Thursday, May 22, 2014 from 10:00am to noon. This will be a special day in the park for the infants, toddlers and preschoolers of Chatham County. As you know,

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CCP’s 2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Spring Outings

February 24, 2014
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Date: Wed, 19 Feb 2014 07:36:27 -0500 From: “Gretchen Smith” Subject: CCP’s 2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Spring Outings CCP’s 2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Series – Spring Outings Sunday, April 13th from 1:30 to 3:30 PM:  Wetlands Restoration at Pittsboro’s Town Lake Park (Free) Discover “Pittsboro’s Hidden Treasure”, a 36 acre park with lakes and trails near downtown Pittsboro. 

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CCP’s 2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Spring Outings

February 24, 2014
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Date: Wed, 19 Feb 2014 07:36:27 -0500 From: “Gretchen Smith” Subject: CCP’s 2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Spring Outings CCP’s 2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Series – Spring Outings Sunday, April 13th from 1:30 to 3:30 PM:  Wetlands Restoration at Pittsboro’s Town Lake Park (Free) Discover “Pittsboro’s Hidden Treasure”, a 36 acre park with lakes and trails near downtown Pittsboro. 

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2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Series

February 20, 2014
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2014 Exploring Nature in Chatham Series

The Chatham Conservation Partnership is once again offering its Exploring Nature in Chatham Series. These are great ways to get out and appreciate the great natural resources in our backyard.Sunday, April 13th from 1:30 to 3:30 PM: Wetlands Restoration...

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Town Lake Park Stocked with Bass

June 28, 2012
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Town Lake Park Stocked with Bass

NC Fish & Wildlife just helped out Pittsboro Parks and stocked 300 Large Mouth Bass fingerlings in Town Lake Park.  More fish will be stocked next year.  They're probably this size now:But someday they'll look like this and hopefully be m...

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Town Lake Park Gate Facelift

May 6, 2012
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Town Lake Park Gate Facelift

BeforeThe Town Lake Park Gate just got a facelift.  It's amazing what a little paint can do.  Add a little mobile sandblasting, primer, several layers of high quality paint and then you've a repair that should last a good while.A good entranc...

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Town Lake Park Water Levels

April 25, 2012
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Town Lake Park Water Levels

Wild Azalea at Town Lake ParkIf you've been out to Town Lake Park lately you've probably noticed the fluctuations in water levels.  If so, don't be alarmed.  The Wetland Restoration Project is still underway and although most of the terraform...

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Town Lake Volunteer Day a Great Success

February 21, 2012
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Town Lake Volunteer Day a Great Success

Over 60 people showed to up to help make the Town Lake Park/ Pittsboro Elementary School volunteer day a resounding success.  Special thanks are warranted for both the Pittsboro Skatepark Group and to the folks at Cross Fit True North, both o...

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Environmental Volunteer Day – Jan 28, 2012

January 24, 2012
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Environmental Volunteer Day – Jan 28, 2012

Click the graphic above for a larger image.  On January 28 from 10AM to 3PM Pittsboro Parks is partnering with the Pittsboro Elementary School Environmental Committee to remove invasive plant species along the trail connecting Town Lake Park and t...

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Where’s that Confounded Lake?

July 28, 2011
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Where’s that Confounded Lake?

Town Lake Park has been drained in preparation of the long planned Wetland Restoration Project.  The project, funded by the Clean Water Management Trust Fund, has the principal aim of improving water quality in the Robeson Creek Watershed, but it ...

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Where’s that Confounded Lake?

July 28, 2011
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Where’s that Confounded Lake?

Town Lake Park has been drained in preparation of the long planned Wetland Restoration Project.  The project, funded by the Clean Water Management Trust Fund, has the principal aim of improving water quality in the Robeson Creek Watershed, but it ...

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2 Creek Clean Ups – Volunteers Welcome!

March 4, 2011
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2 Creek Clean Ups – Volunteers Welcome!

The Haw River Assembly is doing its part to keep Pittsboro beautiful by hosting 2 trash clean ups along Robeson Creek.  Volunteers are requested - bring gloves if you can, though some will be provided.  This should be a fun outing, so come on...

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2 Creek Clean Ups – Volunteers Welcome!

March 4, 2011
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2 Creek Clean Ups – Volunteers Welcome!

The Haw River Assembly is doing its part to keep Pittsboro beautiful by hosting 2 trash clean ups along Robeson Creek.  Volunteers are requested - bring gloves if you can, though some will be provided.  This should be a fun outing, so come on...

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Ready for Spring – Picnic Tables and Grills

February 18, 2011
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Ready for Spring – Picnic Tables and Grills

New picnic tables have been installed at the Town Lake Park picnic shelter.  The existing grills have been repainted as well. New grills have been installed at Mary Hayes Barber Holmes Park.  I see these getting heavy use as warmer ...

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New Clearing and Bench at Town Lake Park

September 9, 2009
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New Clearing and Bench at Town Lake Park

As part of an ongoing erosion control project a number of new features have been installed at Town Lake Park. A new vista has been created, and a rustic walnut bench has been added with which to enjoy it. Additionally, three varieties of cyprus and a...

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New Tick Information Kiosk at Town Lake Park

September 9, 2009
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New Tick Information Kiosk at Town Lake Park

The Chatham County Environmental Health Department, headed by Andy Siegner, has donated a Tick Information Kiosk to Town Lake Park. We're grateful as it may help in preventing tick borne diseases through increased awareness. Thanks Andy and Chatham Co...

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