Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is set to implement an important part of its recently updated Fees & Charges Policy by requiring non-Wake Forest residents to pay a fee to obtain a Recreation Card (Rec Card).

Both residents and non-...Read more

10/07/2019

The Wake Forest Dance Festival (WFDF), the Triangle’s only free outdoor dance festival featuring international and national performers, returns to E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, this Saturday, Oct. 5.

The most anticipated...Read more

10/02/2019

The Town of Wake Forest is again making it easy for area residents to keep track of popular Town events with its 14-month wall calendar. Now available at several area locations, the free calendar offers a comprehensive listing of events scheduled between November 2019 and December 2020. The...Read more

09/30/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is looking for responsible adults interested in volunteering their time to coach in the following leagues during the upcoming Youth Basketball season: 5-6-year-old boys and girls coed league; 7-8-year-old boys and girls coed...Read more

09/30/2019

The Town of Wake Forest is offering a new series of workshops in October for residents interested in learning about lawn care, landscaping, plants and trees. The “Lawn & Landscape Series” is comprised of “Lawn Care 101” workshops hosted by the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR...Read more

09/30/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will close the Taylor Street Park Sprayground for the 2019 season today (Monday, Sept. 30), at 8 p.m. The sprayground will reopen in April 2020.

Located at 416 N. Taylor St., the Taylor Street Park Sprayground...Read more

09/30/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is accepting Youth Basketball League applications for boys and girls ages 5-17 through Monday, Sept. 30.

Online registration is available at http://bit.ly/WFYouthBasketball...Read more

09/26/2019

As a safety precaution, the portion of Flaherty Dog Park designated for "large dogs" will be closed Wednesday, Sept. 25, from 7 a.m.-noon.

The temporary closure is necessary to allow tree crews to prune several trees adjacent to the large dog exercise area.

The gate to the...Read more

09/24/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will close the Taylor Street Park Sprayground for the season Monday, Sept. 30, at 8 p.m. The sprayground will reopen in April 2020.

Located at 416 N. Taylor St., the Taylor Street Park Sprayground is a dynamic,...Read more

09/24/2019

Area residents are invited to the official grand opening of the Joyner Park Community Center (JPCC) on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 10 a.m. The event will serve as the official opening of the 32,000 square-foot community center and the adjacent playground. Both will remain closed to the public until...Read more

09/24/2019

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