The city is under a State of Emergency. City of Wilmington and New Hanover County leaders have also announced a curfew for Wilmington and unincorporated areas of the county, which shall apply to the hours of 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. from 6/2 until further notice. View the city's proclamation here. View the county's proclamation here.

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Rec Time

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With our facilities closed, the parks and recreation staff have developed Rec Time.  With Rec Time, Parks & Recreation staff will offer activities, resources and other things you can do while home.   Simply go to our Wilmington Parks & Recreation Facebook page at 11 am Monday - Friday.

Remember if you can't make it at that time, you can watch videos at later day or time. 

For a list of other at home activities, please visit our website


Rec Time - Bird Nests
Rec Time - Activities for Toddlers
Rec Time - Create an Obstacle Course
Rec Time - Fitness Activities
Rec Time - Making Sensory Bottles & Stress Balls
Rec Time - Box Turtle
Rec Time - Cooking with Kids
Rec Time - Chalk Walk
Rec Time - Frisbee Golf & Bocce
Rec Time - Fitness Activity
Rec Time - Space Themed Sensory Path
Rec Time - Snakes
Scavenger Egg Hunt
Walk at Greenfeld Lake
Chair Fitness
Physical Activity with Teaching at Home
Indoor Scavenger Hunt
Eco Explore
Realistic At-Home Routines with Kids
How to Juggle
Make a Action Figure at Home
Celebrate Earth Day
Maides Park Community Garden
Additonal Episodes