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Dominoes

This program will take you back to your youth as you relearn the basics of dominoes. Test your skills against friends and family.

English & Western Riding Lessons

Learn how to ride a horse, or improve on your skills. Farr Park offers riding lessons to students ages six and older at all different levels. Group and private lessons are available.

Exodus Tennis Program for Advanced Beginners

This program features fundamental reinforcement, directional driven drills, advanced scoring system for league players, theoretical framework for future league players, and lots of fun.

Explore Bowhunting

Do you enjoy the thrill of the hunt? Would you like to learn more about the principals of being a successful hunter or wildlife photographer? Do you like being outside and want to learn some cool new skills? Then Explore Bowhunting is for you!. This educational program will guide participants through the basics of hunting using fun, and engaging group activities. Participants will learn principals of camouflage, movement in nature, ecology, biology, and archery as the apply to bowhunting and other outdoor pursuits. Students will receive hands on experience with multiple types of bows while increasing their confidence in the local wildlife and environments. Sponsored By: Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

Family Game Night

Join us for a “Family Game Night” and learn a new game or play an old favorite. All you need to bring is your family and friends, and we will provide a variety of games for all ages. This program is not just for children. Adults must be present with the children. All participants register in the office.

First Free Sundays

Bring family and friends to enjoy history during Magnolia Mound’s First Free Sundays. Guided tours present a special insight into early Louisiana history and culture.

Fit & Fearless

Fit and Fearless is a strength and toning exercise program specifically designed for cancer survivors in partnership with Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge.

Flashlight Night at the Swamp

We welcome you to enjoy the Swamp at night by visiting us during our Flashlight Nights! Staff will be facilitating live animal encounters and running special nature films. Enjoy a leisurely night hike with your family and friends. Trail access ends at 8:15 p.m. The swamp trails can be really dark at night, so don’t forget to bring a flashlight. If you don’t have one, check out our gift shop for some options. Close-toed shoes and insect repellant are recommended.

Forest Park Junior Tennis Academy

A continuous, year-round program offering both developmental and high-performance sessions. Academy Director Eric Street

Forever Young Cardio

This class emphasizes low impact moves for cardiovascular conditioning as well as muscular endurance and overall toning.

Fresh Kids Cooking Team

This program offers hands-on, community-based cooking and nutrition education that is designed for chefs to teach students practical culinary skills.

Gardening Program

Looking for a green thumb? You can come and grow knowledge and plants with us! Together we will build and maintain our community garden.

Geaux Fish Catfish Rodeo

Grab your fishing pole and head to Howell Community Park to GEAUX FISHING! BREC Conservation brings you a fun way to spend your weekend. We will be stocking the pond with adult channel catfish to ensure you have plenty of catch to parade around. Don’t miss this chance to see this newly renovated park and enjoy the day outside with the family. This event is weather dependent. Please register in advance by filling out the form at brec.org/geauxfish. Registration the morning of will also be available.

Geminid Meteor Shower

The Geminids are one of the major meteor showers of the year—the only one caused by an asteroid. Come join us and see if we can catch some “earthgrazers”! It is important that visitors enter the main building to sign in and receive instructions before setting up any chairs or blankets. HRPO is the only BREC property on which the public is allowed for viewing this event.

Genexis League Prep Program for Beginners

This program is for adult beginner players who want to improve their tennis skills in preparation to play league tennis. Monthly and weekly rates are offered.

Gingerbread House Decorating: Highland

While you are gearing up for your holiday shopping, bring the family in for this creative night of fun to get them in the spirit too! Nothing is more symbolic of the holidays than a gingerbread house, decorated by you and your kids using their imagination to decorate with all sorts of candy and icing. We’ll walk you and yours through this creation step by step, starting with four walls, a roof and then before you know it - your very own holiday creation! There will be lots of different icings, candies and other treats to choose from so bring your imagination! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Gingerbread House Decorating: Plank Rd

While you are gearing up for your holiday shopping, bring the family in for this creative night of fun to get them in the spirit too! Nothing is more symbolic of the holidays than a gingerbread house, decorated by you and your kids using their imagination to decorate with all sorts of candy and icing. We’ll walk you and yours through this creation step by step, starting with four walls, a roof and then before you know it - your very own holiday creation! There will be lots of different icings, candies and other treats to choose from so bring your imagination! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Global Community Day

Participants have an opportunity to explore cultural exhibits from around the globe, identify International flags and try ethnic foods. Get your free World Visitor’s Pass stamped as you travel from country to country. Members of Baton Rouge’s international community, dressed in colorful clothes, perform traditional ethnic dances from nations around the world. Sponsored by Capital City Rotary’s and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana

Great Family Campout

Grab a tent and enjoy an evening being active with other families, make a s’more, sleep under the stars and wake up refreshed in a beautiful BREC park! Outdoor Adventure activities, hiking, inflatables, and more will run from 4p.m. to dark. Food is provided and no camping experience required. Sponsored by: Subaru of Baton Rouge

Group Games: Antioch

Are you looking for fun and fellowship with people in your age group? Join us for Group Games where you’ll interact with other seniors and compete in games of Dominoes, Uno, Scrabble and many other fun and challenging games.

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