Activities

Event Series Storytime Walks: Ages 5+

📚 Storytime Walks: Ages 5+

Wasena Park Wasena Park

(Ages 5+) Take storytime outside! Bring your little ones to get their wiggles out while you get to stretch your legs. Children will be read a story as you walk, periodically stopping for themed activities to practice their motor skills. After a short walk, kids will get a chance to make a small craft or […]

$15
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Community Meeting: In-River Park Planning

Wasena Park Wasena Park

Roanoke Parks and Recreation invites residents to view in progress designs for the City’s future in-river park and join for a Community Meeting on August 2. The meeting will be held at the Wasena Park Shelter starting at 5:30 p.m. The community is encouraged to provide feedback on what features they are most interested in and share their program or event ideas related to the future in-river park.

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💧 Pop-Up Environmental Education: Water

Wasena Park Wasena Park

Families are invited to join our environmental education staff in Fallon Park for a free, interactive program all about animal defense mechanisms! Learn why some reptiles can camouflage themselves, how certain insects use loud noises to scare off predators, and how porcupines use their sharp quills to defend themselves! The program will take place in […]

FREE
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Event Series Storytime Walks: Ages 5+

📚 Storytime Walks: Ages 5+

Wasena Park Wasena Park

(Ages 5+) Take storytime outside! Bring your little ones to get their wiggles out while you get to stretch your legs. Children will be read a story as you walk, periodically stopping for themed activities to practice their motor skills. After a short walk, kids will get a chance to make a small craft or […]

$15
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Make It and Break It (Or Take It)

Wasena Park Wasena Park

Hey teens and tweens, are you struggling? Do you need to vent or get rid of those bad feelings? Join us in the park to create something... only to destroy it!! Several stations will be set up for you to make your work of art for one hour before stopping to rip, crush, stomp, and […]

$15
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🌈 Pride Dye in the Park

Wasena Park Wasena Park

Celebrate Pride Month with a family-friendly afternoon of tie dye in the park! Join us at Wasena Park to show off your tie dye skills or learn how to create cool patterns through dipping and dying. Use your favorite colors or go for the full rainbow effect, it's your choice! No experience necessary. Plain white […]

$20
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🚗 Junk in the Trunk Rummage Sale

Wasena Park Wasena Park

Pack your trunk with all your junk and get a kick start on spring cleaning! Each "vendor" will be provided with space approximately 18ft x 18ft (2 parking spaces) to sell unwanted, gently used items or collectibles. Your trash may just be another person's treasure! Space rental for the event is $20 and vendors keep […]

$20
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Event Series Storytime Walks: Ages 5+

📚 Storytime Walks: Ages 5+

Wasena Park Wasena Park

(Ages 5+) Take storytime outside! Bring your little ones to get their wiggles out while you get to stretch your legs. Children will be read a story as you walk, periodically stopping for themed activities to practice their motor skills. After a short walk, kids will get a chance to make a small craft or […]

$15
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