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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Summer Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger Hunt

Summer Scavenger Hunt

We will be holding our annual scavenger hunt in the parks this summer!  Weekly prizes available for those who find the winning ticket and post their photo with the ticket on our social media accounts.

  • Hunts start week of May 3...
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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Youth Fishing Derby

Fishing Derby

Youth Fishing Derby

Join us for our annual Family Fishing Derby as we celebrate National Fishing & Boating Week! The event is free and registration is required.

  • Saturday, June 5
  • Check-in Opens: 9AM
  • Awards for ages 16 & under: 12PM
  • Registration is requi...
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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Small Group Training

Small Group Fitness

Small Group Training

This eight week functional fitness class is a great way to lose weight, build strength, and challenge yourself.  You will be working in a small group of like minded individuals all working towards better health!  Sess...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Family Camp Out

Family Camp Out

Family Camp Out

Join us for some family fun outside and under the stars at our annual Family Camp Out.  

  • Friday & Saturday, May 21-22 at the Jacksonville Commons Recreation Center
  • The fun starts Friday at 6PM
  • Dinner is provided, as well as s&...
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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Job Opportunities Available

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Looking for a job? Join our team! Full-time, part-time, and temporary positions are available. Apply online at JacksonvilleNC.gov/Jobs.

The City of Jacksonville only accepts online applications. 

Offers of employment with the City of Jacksonville a...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Movies in the Park - Flashback Fridays

Movies in the Park

Join us for our Movies in the Park - Flashback Fridays as we present movies from the past.  

  • Family Activities start at 7PM
  • Movie rolls at sunset
  • Be sure to bring a lawn chair or blanket to enjoy an evening with family and friends!
  • Locations vary:
    • May...
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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Summer Day Camps

Summer Camps

Summer Day Camps 2021

This program offers a full day of activities including field trips to various recreation, cultural and educational venues.  Staff to participant ratio is 1:16.  Parents are asked to provide a non-perishable lunch and...

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