Beginner Cross-Country Ski Workshops

    January 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
    Riverbend Recreation Area, Shelter 3
    Riverbend Park
    16618 Township Rd 208, Findlay, OH 45840
    $12 per person
    Hancock Park District

    The Park District’s beginner cross-country ski workshops will run from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on the following Saturdays: Jan. 6, 13, 20, 27, and Feb. 3. They will be held at Riverbend Recreation Area, Shelter 3, 16618 Marion Township 208.

    Workshops will cover the basic fundamentals, including proper use of equipment and how to glide, climb hills, stand up on skis, turn around, and get into rhythm.

    Workshops are subject to proper snow and weather conditions, which typically require 4 to 6 inches of good snow base.

    Layered clothing, hats and gloves are suggested.

    Recommended for ages 8 and up; youth must register with a participating adult. Register with $12 per person by 4:30 p.m. on Friday before each workshop, which can have a maximum of 14 participants.

    Registration can be done online at under the “Programs & Activities” tab; at the Park District headquarters, 1424 E. Main Cross St., from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; or by calling the HPD Administrative Office at 419-425-7275.