Posted on: February 22, 2018

Pet Fest 2018 set for March 25 at Palmetto Islands County Park!

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[MOUNT PLEASANT, SC] – Tails will be wagging this spring when Pet Fest comes to Mount Pleasant. The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission invites the community (and their pets) to come out for a day of exhibits, demonstrations, expert...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Charleston County Parks Seeking Grant for Access & Amenities

Your Charleston County Parks is applying for the S.C. Recreational Trails Program Grant for an access and amenities project at the future Stono River County Park, located on McLeod Mill Rd. near the western terminus of the West Ashley Greenway. The S.C. R...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

“Wine” Down at Old Towne select Wednesdays starting March 21

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[WEST ASHLEY] – The popular Wine Down Wednesday event series returns to Old Towne Creek County Park in West Ashley this spring! This spring’s Wine Down Wednesdays will be held March 21, April 4, April 18 and May 2.

The Charlest...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Charleston County Parks offer free admission March 4

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(CHARLESTON COUNTY) – Charleston County Parks’ Customer Appreciation Day is even bigger and better in 2018! On Sunday,March 4, the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) says “thank you” to its reg...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Caw Caw hosts Where the Wild Things Run 5K March 3

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[RAVENEL] – Get your running shoes ready - it’s time to get wild! The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) hosts its annual Where the Wild Things Run, a 5K run and walk on Saturday, March 3 at Caw Caw Interpretive C...

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Posted on: January 29, 2018

Commission Elects Leadership for 2018

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[CHARLESTON COUNTY] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) recently elected commission officers and appointed committee members for 2018.

The commission re-elected Andy Thomas to chair, Teddy Manos to vice chair, and Colli...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

Charleston County Parks celebrating 50 years in 2018!

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Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission celebrating 50 years in 2018!

Special happenings at the parks this year commemorate agency anniversary

[CHARLESTON] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) is honoring its 50...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

Charleston County Parks’ Executive Director honored as Professional of the Year by SCRPA

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[GREENSBORO, NC] – On Dec. 13, the Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission’s (CCPRC) executive director was honored with a statewide award. At their annual conference, the South Carolina Recreation and Park Association (SCRPA) presented their P...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

We're hiring! Charleston County Parks recruiting for 2018

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[CHARLESTON COUNTY] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) is seeking candidates for several open positions in 2018.

Interested participants are encouraged to view open positions at CharlestonCountyParks.com/Jobs, which wi...

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Posted on: December 18, 2017

Johns Island County Park Archery Range expands to include 3-D course

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[JOHNS ISLAND, SC] – Johns Island County Park has added a new 3-D course to its archery range area. The new course, which opened in October, simulates bow hunting and features 20 targets.

The 3-D course is a format in which archers walk in search...

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

Charleston County Parks earns recognition for support of wellbeing among employees

 

[CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) was recently recognized by Working Well for meeting best practice standards in supporting wellbeing at the workplace.

  

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Schroder Community Center receives Meet Me at the Park grant

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Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission receives “Meet Me at the Park” grant to support project at Schroder Community Center

Grant awarded by National Recreation and Park Association and The Walt Disney Company supports increased access to play sp...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Charleston County Parks’ SK8 Charleston receives recognition for feats in civil engineering

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[CHARLESTON] – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission’s (CCPRC) newest park, SK8 Charleston, was recently named Project of the Year by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) South Carolina section.

The 32,500-squar...

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