Wednesday Wonders are interactive programs designed to spark the curiosity of young children. This session is for elementary aged (recommended ages 5-9) learners. Read More >
Beautiful parks and trails enhance the quality of life in our community, making it more healthy, sustainable, and enjoyable. Reflecting Louisville's reputation as a great place to live, The Parklands is a powerful vehicle for attracting and retaining individuals, families, and employers, contributing to a vibrant future for our community and our children.
We rely on Membership donations, not tax dollars, for the annual operations of this donor-supported public park. Your contribution helps to provide the community with clean, safe, fun, beautiful and free access to nearly 4,000 acres of parkland preserved and open 365 days a year.
See below for the various levels at which you may offer your support and the goodies that come along with each, including Members-Only events and discounts within The Parklands. Don't forget to download our Partner Perks page with information on discounts and deals with local retail partners. Check back often – we sign on new partners all the time!
Click on the plus signs to learn about each level’s unique perks:
Member Card and Bumper Sticker
Limited Edition Bandana
Limited Edition Pocket Trail Guide
Limited Edition Print by Hound Dog Press (8”x10”)
Limited Edition Note Cards by Hound Dog Press (set of 4)
Parklands Investor Society Lapel Pin
Perennial Members provide steady support for The Parklands Fund throughout the year by donating monthly. Your contribution (at any amount) is deducted automatically from your credit card or debit card every month. Your membership renews automatically, eliminating the need for renewal emails and letters. We will send you an annual statement every January along with a new Membership Card. You can change or cancel your contribution at any time.
Please make check payable to 21st Century Parks and include a note of the name(s) to be printed on the Membership card. Your email address is also important to make sure you receive all of the latest Member news.
Membership contributions are 100% tax-deductible. You will receive your Membership card(s) and tax receipt approximately 2 weeks after your donation is made.
If you have any questions please, call 502-584-0350 or email Laura Morton, Development Manager at email@example.com.
Horticulture Director, Tom Smarr shares the latest updates on the Woodland Garden project!Read More >
In 2019, our Parklands Explorer program will continue its tradition of adventure and health by offering monthly wellness activities paired with meditative, mindful hikes. Read More >
Being a donor-supported public park means we rely on donations, not tax dollars, for annual operations each year. Because of your generosity, we are able to maintain, program, and further develop this extraordinary public space without charging an entry fee. Together we work to enhance quality of life and help our community and economy grow in ways that are healthy, sustainable, and enjoyable for people of all ages. Help us reach our goal of sustaining The Parklands by becoming a Member today. Members make it happen!
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