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May 04, 2016, 12:53 ET 6th Annual 'Kids to Parks Day' Saturday, May 21, 2016

 Children, families and schools in communities across America will celebrate their local, state and national parks and public lands on...


May 02, 2013, 17:22 ET National Park Trust's Buddy Bison says, "Ready, Set, Play...May 18 is National Kids to Parks Day"

Get outside and play! Visit www.kidstoparks.org and join families across the country that will participate in National Kids to Parks Day on...


May 17, 2012, 10:22 ET U.S. Senate Passes Resolution Declaring Saturday, May 19 National Kids to Parks Day

Get Ready: Second Annual National Kids to Parks Day Celebrated Coast to Coast- Hawaii too- with Park Events and Family Fun 71,958 Pledge to...


May 08, 2012, 12:09 ET Calling All Families: Second Annual National Kids to Parks Day Set for May 19

Parks Offer Natural Remedy for Nation's Rising Obesity Rates Hundreds of thousands will head to parks May 19 to celebrate National Kids...


Apr 24, 2012, 13:48 ET NPT's 'National Kids To Parks Day' To Take Place Saturday May 19, 2012

OVER 50,000 IN 45 STATES SIGN UP TO PLAY IN AND APPRECIATE LOCAL, STATE AND NATIONAL PARKS;  ENTHUSIASM SPREADS FROM KIDS TO MAYORS TO...


Jan 25, 2012, 12:15 ET National Kids to Parks Day Set for May 19, 2012

Classroom Contest Encourages Kids to Plan New & Exciting Ways to Explore Outdoors Children, parents and teachers are gearing up for...


May 18, 2011, 09:00 ET First Ever 'National Kids to Parks Day' This Weekend

Coast-to-Coast Activities Part of National Park Trust's Inaugural Park Play-InProgram Compliments First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move Outside...


Sep 29, 2010, 14:00 ET National Park Trust to Honor Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar, with the American Park Experience Award

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will accept the National Park Trust's (NPT) American Park Experience Award for his outstanding work to...


Apr 20, 2010, 11:23 ET Hundreds of DC Area Students Head to the Washington Monument Grounds to Celebrate Earth Day with Their BBB (Best Buddy Bison(TM) )

WHERE: NE Quadrant of the Washington Monument Grounds -National Mall 15th and Constitution Avenue, NW Washington, DC...


Feb 17, 2005, 00:00 ET National Park Trust Prepares to Transfer Ownership of Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

NEAR STRONG CITY, Kan., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Park Trust this week will officially transfer ownership of the Tallgrass Prairie...


Feb 17, 2005, 00:00 ET National Park Trust Prepares to Transfer Ownership of Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

NEAR STRONG CITY, Kan., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Park Trust this week will officially transfer ownership of the Tallgrass Prairie...