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City Island

1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States

July 2016

City Island Clean Up

July 16, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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Join the HYP City Beautification Committee and our partner, International House, as we clean up City Island on July 16 at 8am.  We will be meeting along Riverside Drive at the back portion of the soccer field near the sand volleyball courts. City Island is a recreational icon of the Susquehanna River where you can…

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October 2016

HYP 5 Miler for 5 Charities

October 29, 2016 @ 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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Click here to view the 2016 Race Results. Join us for the 3rd Annual HYP 5 Miler for 5 Charities on Saturday, October 29 on City Island in Harrisburg! The 5 Miler will kick off on City Island and feature an exciting course through the city of Harrisburg and ending back on City Island. In addition to…

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November 2016

Flat Rock Group Hike

November 12, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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The final HYP group hike of 2016 will be on Saturday 11/12 at Flat Rock Trail in Colonel Denning State Park! The hike is 2.5 miles up, 2.5 miles down and has an amazing view at the summit. More details on the trail here: http://www.visitcumberlandvalley.com/listings/Flat-Rock-Trail/1273/ A carpool will be gathering at City Island by the…

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April 2017

HYP Group Hike

April 29, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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The first HYP hike of 2017 will be at Boyd’s Big Tree Preserve Conservation Area on Saturday April 29, 2017.  Carpool group will meet at 11:00 in front of the parking garage at City Island, will leave promptly at 11:30, and arrive at the preserve at around noon.  The hike will cover roughly 4 miles…

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June 2017

Harrisburg Hoopla: Competing for a Cause

June 3, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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The Emerging Philanthropist Program (EPP), a partnership between Harrisburg Young Professionals (HYP) and The Foundation for Enhancing Communities (TFEC) will be hosting its first-ever Harrisburg Hoopla! Harrisburg Hoopla is a just-for-fun track and field day for adults. Our goal is to unite the local community, boost our economy, and raise money for local nonprofit organizations…

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HYP Hike at Little Buffalo State Park

June 17, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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The second HYP hike of 2017 will be at Little Buffalo State Park on Saturday, June 17. Carpool group will meet at 9:00 am in front of the parking garage at City Island.  We will leave promptly at 9:30 am and arrive at the preserve at around 10:15 am.  Email us at fitness@hyp.org for questions.…

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July 2017

City Island Beautification Event

July 22, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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HYP City Beautification will partner with Harristown Development Corporation and its International House program to clean up and beautify a rest area on City Island.  We hope to remove weeds which have taken over the space and replace them with sweet-smelling flowers and then mulch, provided by our partners, to prevent further weed growth.  Volunteers…

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October 2017

HYP 5 Miler for 5 Charities

October 14, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 11:30 am
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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Join us for the 4th Annual HYP 5 Miler for 5 Charities! The five mile course travels along the scenic Susquehanna river on the Greenbelt before returning to the finish line on City Island. In addition to the 5 Miler Race, we have a 5K Walk option and we are bringing back the Kids Fun…

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HYP Hike at King’s Gap Environmental Education Center

October 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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The third HYP hike of 2017 will be at King’s Gap Environmental Education Center on Saturday October 21, 2017.  Carpool group will meet at Noon in front of the parking garage at City Island, will leave promptly at 12:30, and arrive at the center at around 1:30.  The hike will cover roughly 6 miles of…

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June 2018

HYP Hikes – Governor Dick

June 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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RSVP FOR THE HIKE The first HYP hike of 2018 will be at Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick Environmental Center on Saturday, June 30, 2018. Our carpool group will meet at 10:00 AM in front of the parking garage at City Island, will leave promptly at 10:30 AM, arriving at the center at…

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July 2018

City Island Teamed-Up Cleanup with International House

July 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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Please join your fellow HYP members and volunteers from International House on the morning of July 14 for our annual Teamed-Up Cleanup on City Island! This will be our 3rd year beautifying the same area. Volunteers will be pulling weeds (of course) and doing other maintenance on the flower beds, raking the grasses out of the beach…

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September 2018

HYP 5th Annual Centric Bank 5 Miler for 5 Charities

September 29, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 11:00 am
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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Join us for the 5th Annual HYP 5 Miler for 5 Charities! The 5 Miler will kick off on City Island and feature an exciting course that follows part of the Harrisburg Greenbelt and ends back on City Island. In addition to the 5 Miler Race, we have a 5k Walk option and we are…

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March 2019

First Hike of 2019 – Hawk Rock Overlook and Appalachian Trail

March 31 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States

Come join us for a fun hike! HYP hikes will vary in difficulty level, so please take note of each hike's difficulty level and plan accordingly. We will meet at the City Island parking lot next to the parking garage at 10 am for a carpool to Hawk Rock in Duncannon. You may also meet…

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April 2019

City Island Walk- Sports & Fitness + Outreach Committee Meeting

April 17 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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Let's take a walk around City Island for this month's committee meeting! Meet at the Walnut Street pedestrian walking bridge (along Front St.) Arrive at 6:15 as we will begin our walk at 6:30 sharp. This meeting is for current and potential HYP members! We want to hear your ideas and discover your interests. We…

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May 2019

Mini Golf Outing + Committee Meeting (Sports & Outreach)

May 15 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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This month's committee meeting will be held after a fun round of mini golf on City Island!  Come on out and share your ideas with us and find out how you can get involved.  It will be $7.50/person. If more than 12 people show up then it will be $6.50/person. *In the event of inclement…

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June 2019

EPP’s Harrisburg Hoopla

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States

SIGN UP The Emerging Philanthropist Program (EPP) will be hosting the 3rd Annual Harrisburg Hoopla on Saturday, June 1, 2019. Through an adult track and field day style competition, our goal is to raise unrestricted funds for local nonprofit organizations and unite our community in support. Harrisburg Hoopla is a fundraising event where teams compete in…

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Appalachian Trail/White Rocks HIKE

June 15 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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Let's go for a hike!  This MODERATE hike will be about 6.5 miles long, out and back style.  It will begin on the Appalachian Trail, initially passing through several flat farm fields and then up into the woods with about 650 feet of elevation gain.  We will then turn onto the White Rocks trail which…

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July 2019

Teamed-Up Cleanup with International House

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States

Please join your fellow HYP members and volunteers from International House on the morning of July 13 for our annual Teamed-Up Cleanup on City Island! This will be our 4th year beautifying the area. Volunteers will be cleaning litter around the island and pulling weeds. We will meet at the north end of the island…

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HYP Night with the Senators

July 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States

Join HYP for a night with the Harrisburg Senators as they take on the Richmond Flying Squirrels! Be sure to visit our Membership Table on the Boardwalk for information on upcoming events. Buy tickets through Harrisburg Senators at https://www.ticketreturn.com/prod2/BuyNew.asp?EventID=263243&tfl=senators-tickets-na-single_game_tickets-x0-unknown-unknown#.XRoGmihKiUk and use promo code HYP.

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Sunset Walk After Work- Hbg RiverFront

July 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
City Island, 1 Championship Way
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States

Let's go for a Sunset Walk After Work! Meet at the Walnut St. black walking bridge on the CITY ISLAND SIDE at 7 pm. We will begin our walk at 7:05 pm sharp. We will cross the walking bridge and head north up the riverfront walking path. Turn around point will be Reily St. to…

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