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Airlie Gardens Announces Concert Series Line-up for 2017

Posted March 21, 2017 at 8:10 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

New Hanover County, NC – Airlie Gardens has unveiled its slate of musical performers for the 2017 Summer Concert Series. The concert season will kick off Friday, May 19 with … Read More »

Airlie Gardens Seeks Volunteers

Posted February 23, 2017 at 12:50 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Airlie Gardens is holding a two-day orientation for prospective volunteers on March 8 and 9, from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The orientation is called “Discovering Airlie- … Read More »

Airlie Gardens receives grant to expand environmental education

Posted January 20, 2017 at 10:26 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Airlie Gardens was recently awarded the North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Ribbon of Hope Grant for science education. The $25,000 grant will enable Airlie Gardens to expand … Read More »

New Hanover County Parks adds splash pad and additional amenities

Posted December 14, 2016 at 10:56 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Parks & Gardens recently completed the new splash pad at Hugh MacRae Park. The 2,700 square foot wet play area will officially … Read More »

New Hanover County Parks & Gardens Openings

Posted October 9, 2016 at 6:01 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

UPDATE: All New Hanover County Parks & Gardens are open except Blue Clay Bike Park, which is expected to open on Monday, October 17.   NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – All New … Read More »

Northern Regional Park opens

Posted May 23, 2016 at 3:56 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

(New Hanover County)– Helping residents implement healthier lifestyles is one of the major initiatives in New Hanover County. The dedication of the 112 acre Northern Regional Park on Saturday is … Read More »

Airlie Gardens Celebrates National Public Gardens Day & Ribbit the Exhibit

Posted May 2, 2016 at 11:09 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

New Hanover County, NC – National Public Gardens Day on May 6 is a national day of celebration to raise awareness of America’s public gardens and their important role in … Read More »

New Hanover County Partners for Plant an Azalea Week and Realtor® Action Day

Posted April 1, 2016 at 3:11 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Next week is Plant an Azalea Week, and New Hanover County Parks & Gardens and The Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County are partnering with … Read More »

Airlie Gardens Announces Concert Series Line-up for 2016

Posted March 17, 2016 at 10:54 am     Category: Communications & OutreachNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Airlie Gardens has unveiled its slate of musical performers for the 2016 Summer Concert Series. True to tradition, a concert will take place … Read More »

Parks & Gardens Master Plan Public Meeting

Posted March 14, 2016 at 3:20 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County is conducting a Parks and Gardens Master Plan Update and will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, March 16 at 6 p.m. … Read More »

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