Parks and Recreation Department

Washington, NC

Community • Athletics • Recreation

Mission Statement

The mission of the Washington Parks and Recreation Department is to encourage active, healthy living and environmental preservation through the provision of parks, facilities, open spaces, programs, and special events. The department is committed to safety and serving the diverse citizens and visitors of Washington with a dedicated professional staff.

About Us

Administrative offices are located at 102 E 2nd Street, Washington. For more information call (252) 975-9367 for more information or click here to send us an email.

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Are you ready to play BINGO?? Please read the flyer below and then RSVP. We will admit ONLY the people that have RSVP'd and a maximum of 50 participants total. We will not save seats or hold spaces for anyone. If you want to play, you MUST CALL and RSVP. Event will be held "light" rain or shine. If it's coming down cats and dogs or a hurricane happens, we'll reschedule. 🙂 ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you to the City of Washington Police Department! We appreciate you and your service!!! 💙🖤💙 ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you Optimist Club of Washington, NC for all of your efforts to provide an exceptional soccer program! ... See MoreSee Less

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Come to the back door of the GMHSC for another free face mask Friday giveaway. One per person, per car, unless other circumstances exist. We have plenty to give away, and want to make an impact in our senior community. Please enter and exit from 2nd Street ONLY, as Main St. is under construction.

****Friday, September 18th from 10am-12noon. We'll see you then!
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Recreation Advisory Committee

The members of the Recreation Advisory Committee shall be participants or past participants of Parks and Recreation Department activities and/or programs and shall be citizens of recognized ability and good judgment and standing, which, in the opinion of the City Council, can and will perform their official duties to the best interest of the city and the participants of the city Parks and Recreation Department activities. All efforts will be extended by the City Council to select individuals who are thus qualified and who represent the populous of the city and county.

Council Liaison: Councilman Richard Brooks

Staff Liaison: Kristi Roberson, Parks & Recreation Director

Number of Members: 9

Term In Years: 3

Duties: To act as an advisory body to the City Council, City Manager, and Director of Parks and Recreation. The Committee shall review all policy changes occurring within the Parks and Recreation Department operation. The Committee shall also perform other duties as the Council may direct. Decisions made by the Committee shall be consistent with all codes and policies of the city and the city Parks and Recreation Department. The Committee shall have a regular meeting each month, date and time to be decided at the organizational meeting, with special meetings called by the chairman

Meeting Day: Third Monday of each month

Meeting Time: 5:30 p.m.

Meeting Location: Council Chambers, 2nd Floor of City Hall, 102 East 2nd Street