A PART OF YOUR BACKYARD SINCE 1924
You’re Invited to the Decatur Parks Foundation
Backyard Virtual Awareness Event
October 29, 2020 / 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Your Backyard Campaign: 100 Years of Decatur Parks Founded in 1924, the Decatur Park District maintains 2,000 acres of park land and 2,000 additional acres at its regional airport. Facilities include 46 parks, 2 golf courses, 1 aquatics center, 10 miles of bike trails, Decatur Indoor Sports Center in partnership with Millikin University, Fairview Tennis Complex, Johns Hill Center, Scovill Zoo, Decatur Airport, Rotary Park, Poage Arts & Recreation Center, Overlook Adventure Park, Schaub Floral Display Center, and Decatur Soccer Complex and The Devon Lakeshore Amphitheater.
During Phase 1 of Your Backyard, we will focus on these projects:
• Scholarships for Arts & Recreation
• Zoo Programming
• Turf for two soccer fields
• Additions to the Devon Lakeshore Amphitheater
This is not a fundraising event
Register for the virtual event below!