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A STAY-AT-HOME ORDER is in effect, and Garner Town Hall is closed to the public until further notice. The April 6 Town Council meeting and April 20 Planning Commission meeting are cancelled. Town Hall (including Planning, Engineering and Inspections) staff will not be on duty Friday, April 10, in observance of the holiday. Learn more about Town closures and modifications by tapping or clicking on the COVID-19 banner below.

ALERT: In an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, all indoor Town facilities and Lake Benson Boathouse are closed until further notice. All park shelter rentals are cancelled until further notice. Use of playground equipment will be prohibited starting 8 a.m. Monday, March 23 until at least April 30. The Town strongly urges all residents to practice adequate social distancing (staying at least 6 feet from others) whenever possible.

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Welcome from the Director

Sonya 4 6x4Welcome to the Town of Garner Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources’ main page. We hope you find the biannual brochure below full of interesting and exciting things that are happening in Garner. We hope that you and your family will utilize many of our award-winning parks and programs to maintain and increase healthy lifestyle opportunities. 

Our parks, recreation facilities and the Garner Performing Arts Center offer great activities for ages 2 to 55+. Whether your interest is in fitness, athletics, camps, nature, cultural arts, special events or senior activities, we hope that you will take advantage of the endless benefits our programs provide.

I am very proud of our programs, facilities and special events, as well as the level of dedication each staff person (including those in Public Works and the Police Department) exhibits while working to successfully maintain the aesthetics and safety of our parks. We are honored to serve our citizens and will continue striving to give our very best service to patrons and visitors as we “Discover, Play and Celebrate.”

Sonya R. Shaw, PhD
Department Director

 

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Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
205 E. Garner Road, Garner, NC 27529
919-773-4442

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