Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will host a “Snowball Dance” for residents with special needs on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 6-8 p.m. at the Wake Forest Community House, 133 W. Owen Ave.

Special needs residents ages 10 and older are invited to an...Read more

11/27/2018

Due to significant flooding and out of concern for public safety, the Town of Wake Forest is closing the Smith Creek, Sanford Creek and Dunn Creek greenways until further notice.

Recent heavy rains have caused these greenways, including many trail bridges and boardwalks, to be impassable...Read more

11/13/2018

A phone call from Santa Claus is on every child’s wish list. The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is making those wishes come true by offering “Calls from Santa” to kids ages 3-9 on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 6-8...Read more

11/13/2018

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is inviting local families to participate in the first-ever Family Gobblefest on Saturday, Nov. 17, at 10 a.m. at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.

Gobblefest is an opportunity for families to spend a morning...Read more

10/30/2018

Approximately 30 seats remain open for the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department's "Lawn Care 101" workshop on Monday, Sept. 10. The program will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Wake Forest Community House, 133 W. Owen Ave.

Geared to homeowners, the "how-to"...Read more

09/04/2018

Area residents are invited to listen to great music and dine outside, all the while enjoying the spring season, during Wake Forest's Music at Midday weekly concert series.

Co-sponsored by the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department and Wake Forest ARTS,...Read more

05/07/2018

The Town of Wake Forest will host its annual Arbor Day celebration on Saturday, April 21, at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. The festivities will include the Arbor Day Expo, tree seedling giveaway, food trucks and musical entertainment from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., along with a formal ceremony...Read more

04/18/2018

The Piney Woods Boys will headline the eighth annual "Wake Forest Unplugged…Get Connected" on Sunday, Sept. 3. The free concert gets underway at 5 p.m. at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.

The Piney Woods Boys are Wayne and Margaret Martin, Matt Haney and Jim Collier. Together...Read more

08/28/2017

Several seats remain available for the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department's Youth Empowerment Workshop this Saturday, Aug. 19. Designed for young men and women ages 11-18, the session will be from 9 a.m.-noon at the Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 N. Taylor St.

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08/15/2017

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will sponsor the D.R.I.V.E. (Dedication, Reach, Innovative, Vision, Endurance) for Success Young Men's Workshop on Saturday, April 22, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 N. Taylor St.

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04/18/2017

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