The objective of the Harnett County Parks and Recreation Department is to provide with the assistance of volunteer community organizations, and other local, state, and federal agencies, a broad and comprehensive program of leisure recreational opportunities and facilities for all citizens regardless of age or disability within budgetary limitations.
Services and Programs
1. Anderson Creek Senior Center
Hours: Monday through Wednesday 8:30am – 2:00pm
Thursday and Friday 8:30am - 12:30pm
Services provided include but are not limited to nutrition, educational programs, craft classes, health screenings, health promotion, socialization, outreach, information and referral, and transportation.
2. Municipal Program
Annual grant program which provides direct cash flow to each municipal recreation department to use as they desire.
3. Rural Program
Provide technical assistance and facilities for the contracted youth programs of Western Harnett Youth Recreation, Inc, and for the adult organizations of the Harnett County Church League and the Harnett County Fire/Rescue League.
4. County-wide Tournaments and Special Events
Provide technical assistance and coordination of municipal departments and rural communities for league tournaments (adult and youth) and special events (Movies in the Park).
5. County-wide Senior Citizens Special Events
Provide and promote health fairs, bus trips/tours, senior golf tournaments, Mid-Carolina Senior Games and NC Senior Games.