Monroe Lake Calendar of Events

(BLOOMINGTON) – If you are visiting Monroe Lake make sure you check out these activities for the month of November.

There is also an online calendar of events to all the activities offered during your visit. The online calendar is currently up-to-date through Dec. 31.

Lake Monroe

Homestead Hike, Nov. 14 at 9:30 a.m. (Fairfax SRA)

Want to learn more about the history of this area before there was a reservoir? Join officials for an easy hike to visit the remnants of several historic sites and learn about how Monroe Lake is documenting and preserving historical information. Wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather; the route includes some off-trail hiking. The hike will last 90 minutes. Sign up at by Nov. 11. No registration limit.

Lakeside Gaming, Dec. 8 from 1 to 4 p.m. (Paynetown SRA)

Join us for a relaxing afternoon playing tabletop games at the Activity Center! Browse our collection of 25+ games (we can teach!) or bring your own to play. This is a family-friendly event with games for both adults and kids (young children are also welcome to play in our Kids’ Corner). Snacks will be provided! There is no admission to the property.