Etta Lea & Lawrence Pope Memorial Park

Pope Park

At the Board of Alderman meeting on Tuesday May 7th, 2019 the final conceptual plan for Etta Lea & Lawrence Pope Memorial Park was presented. The Master Plan was developed from three public input sessions over the course of the past year and a half. We are excited to introduce this new concept to Kernersville! … Continued

Pope Park Update

Pope Park

On Saturday March 23rd, 2019 we had a public input session on the latest concepts for Pope Park; “Pop” into Pope was at the Kernersville Branch Library! At this meeting we went over park amenities in detail such as traffic flow, parking, what the splash pad and playground would speculatively look like. We also watched … Continued

Fireworks in Fall!

Pope Park

Join us this Friday, October 5th at Etta Lea & Lawrence Pope Memorial Park for Fireworks in Fall! Thanks to all your input from the last event in June, we now have two versions of the conceptual drawing. Come out and vote on which of the two versions you like, as well as if you want to … Continued

Stay up to date with Pope Park!

Pope Park

Kernersville Parks & Recreation received a generous gift of 80 acres from Scott Pope! The naming of this park will honor his late parent, Etta Lea and Lawrence Pope. Scott Pope vision of this park is to transform it into Kernersville’s version of Central Park in New York City. A Steering Committee has been created … Continued