Silly HoliStaff Tricks

What's the scariest phrase ever uttered here during the off-season? "Okay, we need a few volunteers …" Let me be a bit more precise: What's the scariest phrase ever uttered here at a staff luncheon during the off-season? Yes, that's it. No good ever comes from volunteering at a staff luncheon. Especially in December. ……

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Pomp and circumstance

When an editor from the Indiana State University Magazine contacted us with an interest to write a feature about our park president, we started wondering about how many other ISU grads we had on staff full-time. It turns our we have five "Sycamores" here: from left, that's Brandon, Lori, Matt, Ashley and Jennifer. According to…

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Beestly weather

When the deep-freeze opened (and stayed open!) at the end of the year, dreams of a white Christmas quickly turned to thoughts of spring. Warmth. Sunshine. Wildebeest. The seasonal management team for Splashin' Safari is already getting together with Director Lori (front, right) and Manager Jennifer (front, left) to plan the hiring a gaggle of…

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Lights…camera…vote!

We like to give HoliBlog readers a peak behind the curtain. Today you get a glimpse behind the water curtain. Faithful readers already know how Lori and Jennifer like to theme each season with their lifeguards and slide attendants. For 2007, it's all about the red carpet. (Hooray for HoliWood?) One of the team's "challenges"…

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