Charlotte, NC—Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department offers activities this fall ranging from youth basketball to a trip to the North Carolina Zoo in Asheville at Winget Recreation Center, 1225 Winget Road. To register for any of the following events, visit www.parkandrec.com
, click on Eparks and enter the Course Code number or call 311.
- Halloween Ghouls and Ghoulies Party, Fri., Oct. 30, 6:30pm-8:30pm, includes arts and crafts, games and a children’s costume contest. Ages 1-12, $2.
- Start Smart Basketball, registration ends Sat., Oct. 31. Ages 3-5, $55.
- Youth Basketball Leagues, registration ends Sat., Oct. 31. Ages 12-under, $55.
* Ages 6-under, Course Code #5125
* Ages 8-under, Course Code #5126
* Ages 10-under, Course Code #5127
* Ages 12-under, Course Code, 5128
- Trip to NC State Zoo at Asheboro, Wed., Nov. 11, 9am-5pm, $15 for children ages 6-11 and $18 for ages 12-17. Participants should bring money for lunch. Course Code # 5418 for youth and 5420 for teens.
- Young Readers Day, Sat., Nov 14, 1pm-3pm, bring your favorite book to share with others while celebrity guests will read to the children. Ages 5-12, FREE. Course Code #5468.
For more information on any of these activities, call 311 or the recreation center at 704 504-5433.