Parks and Recreation and Landscaping

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Contact Us:

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Address: 145 Park Avenue, Blowing Rock, NC 28605

Mailing Address: PO Box 47, Blowing Rock, NC 28605

Phone: (828) 295-5222

Director: Mrs. Jennifer Gore Brown

E-mail: jbrown@tobr.us

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NEWS 

2019 Kinder Soccer

Registration for Blowing Rock Taxpayers: 07/31/2019
Open Registration: 08/7/2019

Practices this year will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-6:30 PM at Davant Field in Blowing Rock. Our first practice will be Tuesday, August 20th and the season will run through Thursday, September 12th with rain make-up dates of September 17th and 19th. 

Children must be 3 years old on or before 8/20/2019 and no older than 5 on this date.

Register for Kinder Soccer Here

 

Mission

The mission of Blowing Rock Parks and Recreation is “to provide and enhance recreational and cultural opportunities for our residents and visitors.” 

Staffing and Schedules

The Recreation Department has six full-time positions: the Parks and Recreation Director,  Assistant Director, Facilities Coordinator, Parks Maintenance Technician, Landscape Specialist and a Landscape Assistant. In addition to the permanent positions, there are a substantial number of seasonal positions.

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This department is also responsible for the landscaping in Broyhill Park, Cannon Gardens, Memorial Park, and other Town-maintained planting areas. Visit our Landscaping page to learn more information about the plant species we use throughout the Town of Blowing Rock.

 

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A primary goal of this department is to develop, beautify, conserve, and maintain a system of parks which will assure quality leisure opportunities for all that reside and visit Blowing Rock.