Relish the bountiful birdwatching opportunities at Lick Creek Park

Relish the bountiful birdwatching opportunities at Lick Creek Park

Whether you’re a beginner toting your first pair of binoculars or an expert searching for your nemesis bird, Lick Creek Park ranks among the region’s most outstanding birding destinations. If you’ve been considering joining the ranks of the 47 million American birders, the Lick Creek Nature Center has two appealing options to get you started. Continue reading Relish the bountiful birdwatching opportunities at Lick Creek Park

Nation’s largest slow-pitch softball tournament in town this weekend

Nation’s largest slow-pitch softball tournament in town this weekend

When local softball enthusiastic Greg Hutchinson created the Budweiser Softball Festival with 24 teams in 1986, no one could have guessed it would grow into the largest regular-season USSSA adult slow-pitch tournament in the nation. A total of 163 adult slow-pitch softball teams will participate in the Annual Summer Budweiser Softball Festival Friday through Sunday at Veterans Park & Athletic Complex, Stephen C. Beachy Central Park, and Bryan Regional Athletic Complex. Continue reading Nation’s largest slow-pitch softball tournament in town this weekend