Women’s Committee

A group of women at the 15th Annual Hats Off Luncheon

Hats Off Raises Over $488,000

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / October 5, 2021 /

The Hats Off Luncheon presented by the Women’s Committee of Cincinnati Parks, is the Cincinnati Parks Foundation’s largest fundraising event of the year. The Luncheon fundraising ensures the Foundation can…

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The new sculpture in Ault Park with Artist Marjorie Pease Applegate and Ellen Sole

New Artwork Added to Ault Park Gardens

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / October 5, 2021 /

A new piece of stone sculpture artwork by Marjorie Pease Applegate has been added to the Ault Park Gardens. This piece is part of a series of works by Applegate…

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Mary Jo Bazeley

Honoring Mary Jo Bazeley with the Phyllis W. Smale Award

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / September 30, 2021 /

Each year, the Cincinnati Parks Foundation presents the Phyllis W. Smale Award at the Hats Off Luncheon to recognize outstanding achievement, inspiring leadership, exemplary service, and creative vision in many…

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Hats Off Luncheon Chairs in Eden Park

Get Your Tickets for the Hats Off Luncheon

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / August 25, 2021 /

Step back in time to the rise of Art Deco — famous for roaring 20’s parties, bootleggers, wildly popular jazz music, and much more. Many of Cincinnati’s most iconic buildings…

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Women's Committee member at the overlook in Eden Park

Overlook Challenge Starts June 1

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / May 18, 2021 /

Looking for a new perspective?  Take in the best views of the city with our FREE 4-week Summer Overlook Challenge beginning June 1!  Each week you’ll be emailed a new…

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Marjorie stands by her sculpture in Eden Park

Art in YOUR Parks: Marjorie Pease Applegate

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / March 4, 2021 / Comments Off on Art in YOUR Parks: Marjorie Pease Applegate

ART IN YOUR PARKS Every month we will be highlighting a piece of public art within YOUR Cincinnati Parks system to celebrate the newest edition, the Ezzard Charles statue, which will…

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By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / January 11, 2021 /

FRILUFTSLIV HIKING CHALLENGE HOSTED BY THE WOMEN’S COMMITTEE OF CINCINNATI PARKS Our free 6-week winter hiking challenge, which began on December 14th, embraces nature during these colder months. Friluftsliv (pronounced…

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A group of people having a picnic in Smale Riverfront Park


By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / August 3, 2020 /

Based on the best information currently available regarding public health, and on recommendations by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Cincinnati Parks Foundation is pivoting this year’s…

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Three smiling women holding "sign me up" cards at a Women's Committee event


By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / October 21, 2019 /

THE HATS OFF LUNCHEON A wonderful spring-time event, The Hats Off Luncheon is Cincinnati Parks Foundation’s largest and most exciting fundraiser. Created by The Women’s Committee of Cincinnati Parks in 2007, the…

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