Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department and the Northeast Community Coalition (NECC) are partnering to offer Wake Forest residents an afternoon of family-friendly fun and share useful information during “Unity in the Community” on Saturday, Nov. 9. Free and...Read more
The Town of Wake Forest will host a Smart Cycling class for beginners on Saturday, Oct. 26, and advanced riders on Saturday, Nov. 2. Both sessions will be offered from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the ground floor meeting room of Town Hall, 301 S. Brooks St.
Designed for ages 14 and older, Smart...Read more
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
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
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
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
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
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