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Skate Park Kicks Off Fundraising Effort on Giving Tuesday!

Posted December 1, 2015 at 8:35 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County is kicking off its major fundraising efforts for the new skatepark that is being added to Ogden Park. … Read More »

Open House at the New Hanover County Executive Development Center

Posted November 10, 2015 at 4:38 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

  Did you know that New Hanover County Parks & Gardens operates a conference center that is available to the public to rent?  The Executive Development Center (EDC) is located … Read More »

Public Meeting for New Hanover County Parks and Gardens Master Plan Update on November 17

Posted November 9, 2015 at 10:50 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

  New Hanover County is conducting a Parks and Gardens Master Plan Update, and wants to hear from community residents, business owners, sports groups, and other any other interested parties. … Read More »

Food Truck Rodeo Rides Into Hugh MacRae Park On Sunday November 15

Posted November 2, 2015 at 8:00 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Parks Conservancy is presenting a Food Truck Rodeo at Hugh MacRae Park on Sunday November 15 from Noon until 5 pm. Back … Read More »

Fall Birding Bonanza at Airlie Gardens!

Posted October 20, 2015 at 3:10 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – Come out to Airlie Gardens and enjoy a Fall Birding Bonanza on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, co-hosted with our partner Wild Bird and Garden! The day … Read More »

Airlie Gardens Ready for the Fall Season’s Biggest Party

Posted October 7, 2015 at 1:33 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

The 2015 Oyster Roast to benefit Airlie Gardens Environmental Education Program NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – The salty scent of steamed oysters, the sizzle of frying fish and the mellow … Read More »

Remain indoors and monitor storm

Posted October 4, 2015 at 4:43 pm     Category: Emergency Management and 911HealthLibraryNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

(New Hanover County)–New Hanover County Emergency officials encourage residents to take heed of the warnings from the National Weather Service. (NWS) to remain indoors, and to protect themselves and their … Read More »

Tonight’s Airlie Concert Cancelled

Posted August 7, 2015 at 4:35 pm     Category: News ReleaseOtherParks and Gardens

(New Hanover County)– Due to weather, this evening’s concert at Airlie Gardens by R&B musical group Boba Funk has been cancelled.  Join us again August 27th for our next concert. … Read More »

Arrowhead Park to close temporarily

Posted July 24, 2015 at 8:46 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Due to the ongoing Marquis Hills sewer installation project, Arrowhead Park will be closed through July 31st. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience. During … Read More »

Walk your way to Wellness with New Hanover County Parks & Gardens

Posted July 1, 2015 at 7:38 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Parks & Gardens is partnering with local healthcare providers to host “Wellness Walks,” a free monthly guided walking program beginning July 11th. … Read More »

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