COVID-19 Town Update


Governor Cooper issued a new Executive Order today that implements more steps in helping to address the COVID-19 outbreak. Some of the important points of the Executive Order are: 1. The prohibition of mass gatherings is now moved to be more than 50 persons. 2. The following entertainment facilities are ordered to close at 5 … Continued

A Note From Us About COVID-19


***UPDATED*** Over the past several weeks, we have been educating ourselves about COVID-19 and its impact in the Triad.¬† As a Town we are dedicated to best serve and protect our citizens and employees.¬† Based on the Governor‚Äôs recommendation of not having large events and gatherings (over 100 people), we have made some necessary decisions.¬† … Continued

Fall Bucket List


Now I know this North Carolina weather never wants to cooperate – but it is still Fall until December 21st. So we will hold strong to our Fall vibe and hope the weather gets on board. ūüėÖ Keyword: hope! Needless to say we still want to share our Fall Bucket list with you! If you … Continued

Survey Your Senses


Help your community better provide for you! Based on what is learned from this survey the Parks & Recreation Department will be able to grow our Therapeutic Recreation options. Please click this link to complete the survey

Fourth of July Park Playground Renovation Update


We are in the final phase of completing the playground renovations at Fourth of July Park!¬† Due to that, the Main Parking lot will be closed. You are still able to park infront of the basketball court and the Bodenhamer Parking lot. Be sure to join us for the Grand Re-Opening of the Playground on … Continued

Movies in the Park

Events, Uncategorized

We know you’ve been waiting! We’ve got the dates for the Movie in the Park Series. Thanks for helping us pick the last one too!¬†Make sure to mark them in your calendar, bring your family, your lawn chairs, and be ready to relax! We will have food and a few games starting at 6:00pm, but … Continued

What’s next for Parks & Rec? I’ll let you know!


We hope everyone got a chance to come out and enjoy the 42nd Honeybee Festival this past Saturday! After such an event you’re probably wondering what else Parks and Recreation has to offer. The next programs/event on our calendar are as follows: Tuesdays/Thursdays – T’ai Chi and Qigong at Kernersville Community Recreation Center, 8:30am Wednesdays … Continued

#PlayOnJuly Week 3


We¬†are having¬†weekly¬†challenges this month with the National Parks & Recreation Association and we want to see how you play this July. This week, July 17-July 23, we would like for you to show us how you advocate for parks, recreation and play! Send us your pictures for a chance to win a $50 Gift Certificate … Continued

#PlayOnJuly Week 2


We would love you see what play means to you! We are having¬†weekly¬†challenges this month with the National Parks & Recreation Association and we want to see how you play this July. This week, July 10-July 14, we would like for you to show us your favorite Leisure activities! Send us your pictures for a … Continued