Outdoor / Nature


Archery Program (New)

Have you ever wanted to have your kids learn how to shoot a bow and arrow. Well, now you can the Quincy Park District, MVHFA, and Gamemasters have put together an archery program for beginners. Where your child can learn how to shoot a bow and arrow. This will be a very hands on class where your kids will spend most of there time practicing archery. There are more sessions to come this Summer and Fall.

This program will be for ages 7 to 12 years old. We will be having one session at 4pm to 5pm and another from 5:15pm to 6:15pm. This program will be a four week program meeting once a week on Wednesdays. It will cost 20 dollars a session. This program will take place at Bob Bangert Park at the Shelter House.


Summer Adventures (SUMMER)

The Quincy Park District’s Summer Adventures program is an eight week program and sign-up for the week you are wanting to participate. This program is open to area children and is held at one location each week. Online Registration is required.   AGES: 5-12
(Monday through Friday): 8am-12pm

Upper Moorman Park=June 7th-June 11th

South Park= June 14th- June 18th

Bob Mays= June 21st- June 25th

Upper Moorman Park= June 28th- July 2nd

South Park= July 6th- July 9th (four day week)

Bob Mays= July 12th- July 16th

Upper Moorman Park= July 19th- July 23rd

South Park= July 26th- July 30th

Nature Program

The Quincy Park District and Mississippi Valley Hunters and Fishers Association are putting on a  Nature Program that is a free program for everyone. People are able to learn about different kinds of species in the area as well as the different kinds of plants in a wet land. There will also be certain days within the program where you could be learning about archery and how to shoot a bow.

Bob Bangert Park 

Spring Classes- April 17th, April 24th, May 1st, & 8th

Summer Classes- June 7th- July 21st Monday & Wednesday( No Class July 5th)

Fall Classes- September 11th, 18th, 25th, & October 2nd

Class Times:

  • 9am to 10am
  • 10:15am- 11:15am 

Nature Walks Expeditions

These Nature Walks will be planned walks throughout some of our beautiful parks and trails throughout the year. You will see lots of different kinds of plants and animals throughout the walks. This is a time for you to walk and enjoy natures beauty.

Spring Walk- April 17th- Gardner Park- 9am

Summer Walk- June 16th- Bob Mays- 6:30pm

Fall Walk- September 15th-Bob Mays-6pm