Posted on: February 21, 2017

McLeod Plantation kicks off new art series March 4

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[JAMES ISLAND] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) proudly presents a new four-part art series at McLeod Plantation Historic Site, with the first event taking place March 4 and 5.

The historic plantation on James Island wil...

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Posted on: February 19, 2017

Archery Range now open at Johns Island County Park

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[JOHNS ISLAND, SC] – Johns Island County Park proudly opened a new outdoor archery range on Feb. 14. The range is now open daily to the public for archery.

Featuring six targets ranging from 10 yards to 50 yards in distance, the range is accessible f...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

All dogs are Irish at Wannamaker March 11!

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[NORTH CHARLESTON] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission is starting St. Patrick’s Day a little early this year. Join the fun at Wannamaker County Park to celebrate the holiday with man’s best friend on Satur...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

SK8 Charleston skate park to host Grand Opening Special Events March 4 & 11

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[CHARLESTON] -- The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) is set to open a premier concrete skate park, known as SK8 Charleston, with grand opening special events on Saturday, March 4 and Saturday, March 11.

Located at 1549 Oceanic Stree...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Free park admission on March 5!

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(CHARLESTON COUNTY) – Customer Appreciation Day returns in March! On Sunday, March 5, the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) says “thank you” to its regular and first-time visitors by offering free gate admissio...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Pet Fest set for March 18 & 19 at Palmetto Islands County Park!

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[MOUNT PLEASANT, SC]  – The cat’s out of the bag – Pet Fest is back in March! Charleston County Parks invites pets, their owners, and those in search of a new pet are invited to a full weekend of exhibits, demonstrat...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Where the Wild Things Run and Walk set for March 4

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[RAVENEL] – Where do wild things run? At Caw Caw Interpretive Center! The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) hosts its annual Where the Wild Things Run, a 5K Run and Walk on Saturday, March 4.

Nature lovers get a little slice of...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Summer Camp registration opens March 8!

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(CHARLESTON) – Summer is coming! For parents looking to make the season one for kids to remember, the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) offers many opportunities for children and teens to explore their environment and expe...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

New Chair Elected to Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission

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[CHARLESTON COUNTY] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) recently changed leadership with the election of a new commission chair, former Vice Chair Andy Thomas.

Other changes in the commission include the election of former Secret...

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

James Island County Park introduces the Outdoor Zone

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(JAMES ISLAND) – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) is proud to announce the branding and naming of their outdoor recreation area in James Island County Park. Now known as the Outdoor Zone, this popular area includes the climbing...Read on...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

CCPRC staff conducting workshop on interpreting African American History and Culture

[CHARLESTON, SC] – On Jan. 15 - 22, the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) will conduct a seven-day workshop designed to inspire excellence in the interpretation of African American History and culture and provide professio...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Charleston County Parks staff member wins SC Environmental Awareness Award

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[CHARLESTON] – Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) staff member Mark Madden was presented with the 2015 South Carolina Environmental Awareness Award on Dec. 5. This award recognizes outstanding contributions made toward the ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

McLeod Plantation Historic Site awarded for having nation's best wayside exhibits

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[JAMES ISLAND] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC)’s McLeod Plantation Historic Site was recently recognized by the National Association for Interpretation (NAI) for having the nation’s best wayside exhibits.

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