Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News
As the world continues coping with COVID-19, a growing number of area residents have been taking advantage of the Town’s 50-plus miles of greenways. Some trail users like to walk and bike for exercise, while others do so for their mental well-being.
Regardless of your reason for using...Read more
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Town of Wake Forest has made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s Friday Night on White concert series, Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park and Memorial Flag-Raising Ceremonies.
Town officials say the decision to suspend these summer...Read more
With almost all in-person, traditional Class of 2020 graduation ceremonies canceled due to COVID-19, the Town of Wake Forest is offering local families a unique way of honoring their high school and college graduates. During the week of May 11, families are invited to participate in...Read more
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, about six out of 10 people living with dementia will wander away from their homes. As the development of the disease continues, it can become increasingly difficult and potentially impossible for the person to find their way home. Many children with...Read more
The Town of Wake is wrapping up a series of #StayStrongWF contests in April by offering local families a platform to celebrate those things for which they are thankful during the current COVID-19 pandemic.
During the week of April 27, Wake Forest families are invited to share photos of...Read more
The Town of Wake is promoting community involvement, art and creativity, while also emphasizing the importance of staying home during the current COVID-19 pandemic, by inviting families and businesses to participate in “#StayStrongWF Window Week.”
During the week of April 20, Wake Forest...Read more
The Town of Wake Forest remains under a State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In an effort to limit the spread of the coronavirus, the Town has implemented several changes to ensure social and physical distance and limit exposure, while maintaining essential services. Provided...Read more
In an ongoing effort to promote community involvement, art and creativity, while also emphasizing the importance of staying home during the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Town of Wake Forest is inviting residents to participate in “Chalk Your Walk Week.”
During the week of April 13, Wake...Read more
In an effort to promote community involvement, art and creativity, the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is inviting Wake Forest-area youth ages 4-17 to create the cover of the 2020 Fall/Winter edition of RecConnect.
The PRCR Department publishes...Read more