Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News

The Wake Forest Recreation Advisory Board's 10 th annual "Wake Forest Unplugged...Get Connected" is Sunday, Sept. 1, from 4-6 p.m. at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.

Wake Forest Unplugged invites area residents to disconnect from their smart phones, computers and other...Read more

08/19/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will offer a free self-defense class for women on Tuesday, Sept. 3, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.

Instructors from Krav Maga Raleigh will teach participating women a variety of...Read more

08/16/2019

Spend a couple evenings at E. Carroll Joyner Park with family and friends, while enjoying some foot-tapping, finger-snapping good times during the 2019 Concerts in the Park. Sensory Expressions will headline the concert on Sunday, Sept. 1, followed by Legacy Band on Sunday, Sept. 8. Free and...Read more

08/12/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will offer a free adult yoga class Tuesday, Aug. 27, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Flaherty Park Community Center, 1226 N. White St.

Geared for participants ages 16 and older, the introductory class will emphasize the...Read more

08/12/2019

Monarch City USA, a non-profit that advocates for cities and town to actively recover their monarch butterfly populations, has named Wake Forest the first “Monarch Town USA” in North Carolina. The designation means Wake Forest is committed to preserving and growing the monarch butterfly...Read more

08/07/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will host the final Family Movie Night at Joyner Park of 2019 this Saturday, Aug. 10, at 8:30 p.m. The featured film will be “Bumblebee.”

Each Family Movie Night includes a movie-related pre-show activity for...Read more

08/06/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will reopen Holding Park Aquatic Center (HPAC) today at 1 p.m. It will operate according to its normal schedule and close at 7 p.m.

HPAC has been closed since Thursday after Wake County health officials notified...Read more

08/04/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department has temporarily closed Holding Park Aquatic Center (HPAC) after Wake County health officials learned a person who contracted a highly contagious parasite at another location visited the pool prior to showing symptoms...Read more

08/01/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will begin accepting 2020 facility rental reservations on Monday, Aug. 5, at 8 a.m. according to the following schedule:

Reservations for the Wake Forest Community House, 133 W. Owen Ave., E....Read more

08/01/2019

Wake Forest-area residents have until Friday, Aug. 2, to share their thoughts and opinions on the future of Flaherty Dog Park. “Picture Flaherty Dog Park” is an initiative designed to solicit public input concerning possible improvements at the facility. As part of the effort, area residents are...Read more

07/29/2019

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