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Adult Programs

Looking to learn something new? Pick up a new hobby? Spend time with friends, or make new ones? Then our adult programs are perfect for you!

We offer a variety of programming including sports, enrichment, dance, arts + crafts, and nature. 

But don’t just take it from us! Every season hundreds of people enroll in our programs. Will you join in the fun? Explore our seasonal program guide to find the program(s) right for you!

In case of inclement weather, outdoor programs will be cancelled or moved indoors. Please call 317.843.3870 to receive the most up-to-date program cancellations and changes.

Program Guide

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"Your 'My Park' Series last spring was one of my favorites. Brittany taught me so much about the history."

Sue S.

Adult Programs

Make and Take

No woodworking experience? No worries! We'll teach you the skills to leave our shop with a finished project you can proudly say you made yourself. In this class, you will create your very own step stool, wireless speaker box, cell phone charging station or Chinese checker board. Spots are limited, so make sure you grab your spot for a chance to use your hands and create something awesome!


Go ahead and take a swing at it! In our beginner class, learn the rules, strategies and techniques for one of the fastest growing sports in the nation. Then, join us for Pickleball Drop-In to brush up on your newly acquired skills or go on to take our intermediate class.

Indiana Master Naturalist

The IMN program will offer hands-on opportunities to learn about our natural resources. The mission of the IMN program is to bring together natural resource specialists with adult learners to foster an understanding of Indiana’s plants, water, soils, wildlife, and to promote volunteer service in local communities. To complete the IMN program, you must attend 24 hours of class time and complete volunteer hours. At the completion of the course, you will receive an official IMN certificate and pin.


En garde! Learn the basics of foil fencing including, rules, footwork, and blade work in Fencing I. In Fencing II, learn the basics of epee fencing and build on skills learned in Fencing I (a requirement unless otherwise approved by instructor). Electric scoring equipment is used, giving students the opportunity to experience a realistic tournament environment. All equipment is provided.

Unlocking Social Security

You've paid into the system all your life, now what? Joel Harris, Certified Financial Planner, explains the various methods in unlocking social security in this 90-minute class. Get help with diverse issues that will impact your well-earned benefits.
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