Alerts & Closures

 

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COVID-19 Alerts, Cancellations & Closures

The following is a list of facilities, events, and meetings that are closed or canceled in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information and resources, visit the Town of Wake Forest's COVID-19 Information page. 

For questions about a specific Town facility or facility rental, contact the facility directly or call 919-435-9560.
 

Canceled

Happy Dan the Magic Man (originally scheduled for March 18 and April 15)

Flaherty Dog Park Grand Reopening (originally scheduled for March 20). The dog park will reopen March 20 at 8 am, but the grand reopening ceremony has been canceled.

Monday Community Meals (originally scheduled for March 23 and April 27)

Rockin' the Forest featuring The Magnificents Band (originally scheduled for March 27)

Easter Egg Hunt (originally scheduled for March 28)

STEM Saturday (originally scheduled for March 28)

Sons of Mystro (originally scheduled for April 3)

Dirt Day and Arbor Day Tree Seedling Giveaway (originally scheduled for April 4)

Memorial Flag-Raising Ceremony (originally scheduled for April 6)

flix4kidz (originally scheduled for April 13)

Free at 3 (originally scheduled for April 13)

Friday Night on White (originally scheduled for April 17)

Paper Shredding Event (originally scheduled for April 20)

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre (originally scheduled for April 25)

Six Sundays in Spring (originally scheduled for April 26)

Multicultural Day (originally scheduled for May 30)

Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources-sponsored Adult athletics leagues (softball and kickball) through May 1

 

Closed

All Town facilities, including Town Hall until further notice

Joyner Park Community Center until further notice.

Northern Wake Senior Center until April 30.

Flaherty Park Community Center until further notice.

Alston-Massenburg Center until further notice.

Wake Forest Community House until further notice.

All Wake Forest PRCR-maintained parks playgrounds, restrooms and athletics fields until further notice.

All PRCR-maintained picnic shelters, basketball, pickleball and tennis courts until further notice.

 

Postponed/Suspended

Northern Wake Senior Center Grand Reopening (originally scheduled for March 27).

Citizens Planning Academy (originally scheduled for April 13, April 27 and May 11. Rescheduled for September 17, October 1 and October 15)

Fingerprinting service and child safety seat installations offered by the Police Department until April 30. 

Open Play Times at Flaherty Park Community Center and Joyner Park Community Center until April 30.

Town Advisory Board meetings except Planning Board and Design Review Board

Community Calendar

The Week Ahead

Wake Forest Police Department Explorer Post 401 meetings and ride-alongs 

Board of Commissioners meeting (originally scheduled for March 17. All items on March 17 agenda will be placed on April 21 agenda)

Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources-sponsored Youth athletics leagues (baseball and softball), including practices and games, until at least May 1.

Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources-sponsored cultural programming, including classes, events and camps, until further notice.

Effective Monday, March 30, Wake Forest Loop B and the Wake Forest-Raleigh Express are suspended until further notice. Loop A will continue to operate as scheduled.

Effective 5 p.m. Friday, March 27, bulk waste collection suspended until further notice.

Effective 5 p.m., Friday, April 3, yard waste collection suspended until further notice.

Clothes Recycling collection program suspended until further notice

 

Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources

Youth athletics leagues (baseball, softball, kickball), including practices and games, are suspended through at least May 1.

Adult athletics leagues (softball and kickball) are canceled through May 1. 

Cultural programming, including classes, events and camps, are suspended until until further notice.

PRCR facilities, including Flaherty Park Community Center, Alston-Massenburg Center, Wake Forest Community House and Joyner Park Community Center are closed until further notice.

Wake Forest parks and trails remain open but water fountains are turned off. We reiterate the importance of social distancing and avoidance of large gatherings and group activities.

Flaherty Dog Park is open. 

All Wake Forest PRCR-maintained parks playgrounds, restrooms and athletics fields are closed until further notice.

All PRCR-maintained picnic shelters, basketball, pickleball and tennis courts are closed until further notice.

 

Wake Forest Power

WFP has temporarily suspended all service disconnections for nonpayment until further notice

 

Town Meetings

Virtual Board of Commissioners Work Session set for April 7

 



Alerts & Closures
Communications & Public Affairs Director
919-435-9421
919-761-3719