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Addison Oaks County Park has a rich history unlike any other Oakland County Park. Its journey from a family retreat affectionately referred to as Puddleview to its current use as a 1,140-acre county park that serves as a magnet for hikers, campers and mountain bikers, will be discussed as part of the Addison Oaks County Park Senior Trip on Wednesday, Sept. 16.
Registration will close soon for the 19th Annual Warren Orlick Memorial Golf Outing, a 9-hole modified scramble designed for people of all abilities. The event starts at 10 a.m. on Sept. 18 at White Lake Oaks Golf Course.
Share your summer experiences, beginning July 13, with Oakland County Parks and Oakland Parks Foundation, 2nd Annual Pics of the Parks photo contest. This free contest is also sponsored by The Oakland Press.

Submitted photos must fall into the PARKS theme: Parks, Action, Recreation, Kids, Selfies. All photos must be taken within the 13 Oakland County Parks.
Event includes 18-hole green fees, cart rental, continental breakfast, lunch, contest holes and prizes on the first Tuesday of the month, June through September at Springfield Oaks Golf Course, 12450 Andersonville Road, Davisburg. Check in: 7:30 a.m.; shot-gun start: 8:30 a.m.
Those seeking the benefits of exercise with gentle resistance in the water are invited to participate in River Walk at Red Oaks Waterpark’s 1,000 foot River Ride in Madison Heights. For individuals ages 15 and older. The river is 2’ 7” deep with a sloped entrance, ideal for individuals with disabilities or joint replacements. Call 248.424.7081 for details.