Marion County Park District June 2022 Events

Marion Tallgrass Trail Trailhead 2093 Holland Road, Marion

The Marion County Parks Department has activities planned with you in mind. The HOT Tamale Bicycle Tour will be hosting its 37th annual ride. If you are interested in participating it is $25 for adults, $20 for ages 11-17 and $15 for younger children. The Bicycle tour will start at the Waldo Community Park at 8:00 AM. If you have any questions, please visit the Hot Tamale Bicycle Tour Facebook Page. Kiddos At The Park Outdoor Program is returning with some updates. Registration is required and this is on a first-come/first served basis EACH WEEK. There are 15 spots for…


Juneteenth Celebration Author Event

Marion Public Library (MPL) loves connecting authors with the community. Juneteenth is the perfect opportunity to share cultural differences through the common practice of reading. MPL will welcome authors Jasmine Guillory and Robert Jones, Jr. to our no cost community Juneteenth Celebration on Friday, June 17. Join us at 6:00pm to mingle with the authors. The author program begins at 7:00pm with the book signing at 8:00pm. These two authors offer different writing styles as well as approaches to building characters. They will discuss the relevant themes of their books and thoughts on Juneteenth. Guillory's newest book, By The Book,…