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4th Saturday West Side Bike Tour 2019

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Rich Products and Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy presents the 4th Saturday West Side Bike Tour!

Explore Olmsted’s Buffalo West Side ON YOUR BIKE this summer! Tour stops include Front Park, Symphony Circle and Days Park.

To ensure a great experience for every bike attendee, each bike tour is capped at 15 participants.

TOUR DATES
May 25 – led by Helen Brady, docent
June 22 – led by Brian Dold, Director of Advocacy and Planning
July 27 – tour guide TBD
August 24 – led by Helen Brady, docent
September 28 – tour guide TBD

TOUR TIME
Bike tour begins promptly at 2:00 p.m. and goes to 4:00 p.m.

MEETING POINT (TENTATIVE)
Tour departs from the Rich Products parking lot at Breckenridge and Niagara Street, 1 Robert Rich Way, Buffalo, NY 14213 (Free parking is available at the lot)

TICKET PRICE PER PERSON PER TOUR
Individual Ticket: $10.00
PARKners 50% off! Use the coupon code PARKNER before checking out. PARKners are donors who have donated a minimum of $35 to the Conservancy in the past year.

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For any questions, please contact Sarah, PR and Events Coordinator, at Sarah@bfloparks.org or call 716-838-1249, ext. 18.

2019 State of the Parks featuring the Five Year Plan Reveal

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Please join us at the State of the Parks, featuring the reveal of the Five Year Plan Report. This report covers park priorities and projects in the Buffalo Olmsted Park System for the next five years — 2020 to 2024.

Event Details
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 | 5:30 p.m. ­— 7:30 p.m. | Burchfield Penney Art Center | 1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222

For Questions or to RSVP
Email Sarah@bfloparks.org or call 716-838-1249, ext. 18

Visit bfloparks.org/summer2019 for updates on summer 2019 events!

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2nd Saturday Walking Tour Around Hoyt Lake 2019

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M&T Bank and Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy presents the 2nd Saturday Walking Tour Around Hoyt Lake!

From great white and great blue herons to the site of the long-gone Spire Head gazebo, there are many features to discover in Delaware Park. Fans of “Gala Water,” as the lake was originally called, are invited to view its sights and learn its history and lore at the 2nd Saturday Walking Tours Around Hoyt Lake.

Two 90-minute tours will depart from the grand staircase at Lincoln Parkway and Hoyt Lake. To ensure a great experience for every attendee, each walking tour is capped at 10 participants.

Tour Dates:
May 11 – led by historian Jim Mendola
June 8 – led by historian Jim Mendola
July 13 – led by Conservancy staff Zhi Phua
August 10 – led by historian Jim Mendola

Tour Schedule (2 tours per date):
Morning tour: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Afternoon tour: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Meeting Point:
Tour departs from the grand staircase at Lincoln Pkwy and Hoyt Lake
199 Lincoln Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14222 (Parking is available along Lincoln Parkway and Rumsey Road)

Ticket Price Per Tour:
Individual Ticket: $10.00
PARKners 50% off! Use the coupon code PARKNER before checking out. PARKners are donors who have donated a minimum of $35 to the Conservancy in the past year.

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View Facebook Event here!

For any questions, please contact Sarah, PR and Events Coordinator, at Sarah@bfloparks.org or call 716-838-1249, ext. 18.

Rumsey Shelter - May 2019

Official Opening of the Rumsey Shelter

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Special thanks to Bank of America and the Buffalo and Erie County Greenway Fund for making this restoration possible.

Event Details
Thursday, June 6, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. – Noon | Rumsey Shelter in Delaware Park, at the corner of Rumsey Road and Delaware Avenue