Thank you for giving!

Caring for one of the biggest urban parks in America is a big job, and the SFPC staff wants to take a moment to thank each one of you for your support throughout the year! Whether you became a Park Member , adopted a buffalo , volunteered at an event or took the time to provide feedback about your experience, you helped make a difference. While our team is always busy buzzing around the Park, a few SFPC staff members dropped by the communications office to share what they are thankful... Read More
Posted by Rebecca Dailey at 11-26-15 | 0 comments
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A Race and Some Reasons to Get Outside in the Cold

Don’t let the cooler temperatures of early winter deter you from getting active outdoors! We know it’s easy to get discouraged from working out when it’s chillier outside, so we've pulled together some tips from our partners at Campbell Clinic , posted research from National Recreation and Parks Association and organized a fun race through the lights at Starry Nights to help you stay motivated!  Have something else that inspires you to move that's not listed below? Comment on this... Read More
Posted by Betsy Peterson at 11-17-15 | 0 comments
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November Volunteer of the Month

November Volunteer Spotlight | Phil Moss Interview done by Coral O'Connor, SFPC Events + Programs Assistant How long have you been a volunteer at Shelby Farms Park? What do you find most fulfilling? My tenure at the park began somewhere in the mid-90's after a forced early retirement from Northwest Airlines. I was hired on as Volunteer Reserve Rangers under Shelby County auspices. I find that interaction with a new park patron is the most fulfilling. Explaining what is available at... Read More
at 11-10-15 | 0 comments
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Chicks to Chickens!

How the time flies!  See how much our flock of chickens has grown in just 4 months!     When our chicks arrived this summer, they were the size of an egg, for obvious reasons. Since they were so small, they tended to huddle together for warmth, even in the Memphis August heat!  Now, much larger and more independent, they spend their days roosting, clearing out and fertilizing our garden beds in their portable coop and, yes, cuddling with each other.   ... Read More
Posted by Betsy Peterson at 10-27-15 | 0 comments
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Treats Without the Tricks

Our Booffalo has an important message for you that's sure to brighten this rainy day! Calling all goblins and ghouls, Little super heroes, witches And princesses with jewels. We're inviting you all To join us in celebrating Halloween this Fall! Not up for the tricks, scares and boo's? Come enjoy Trunk or Treat, Candy AND fun, you don't have to choose! So put on your costumes, Grab your bucket and a friend. Head to Shelby Farms Park And look just around the bend. We'll have... Read More
Posted by Betsy Peterson at 10-27-15 | 0 comments
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