Posted on: October 20, 2017

Bluegrass and BBQ: Harvest Fest coming up Nov. 4 at Johns Island County Park!

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[JOHNS ISLAND, SC] – Charleston County Parks is hosting a traditional Southern fall shindig! The 16th annual Harvest Festival is set for Saturday, Nov. 4 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Johns Island County Park.

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

McLeod Plantation hosts Sea Island Cotton Day Oct. 21

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[JAMES ISLAND] – McLeod Plantation Historic Site, owned by the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC), will host a Sea Island Cotton Day to educate the public on the rare crop that will be harvested at the property this fall. P...

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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: August 4, 2017

The Parklands Foundation kicks off Skate Forward initiative

The Parklands Foundation kicks off Skate Forward initiative 

Area summer campers visit SK8 Charleston for free thanks to Speedwell Foundation grant

[CHARLESTON] – Over 150 youth participating in City of Charleston and North Charleston sum...

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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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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Tips for using Boat Landings in Charleston County

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Boat Landing Tips from Charleston County Parks 

 

(CHARLESTON COUNTY) – The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) maintains 19 public boat landings throughout Charleston County. Because they are popular waterwa...

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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 accessib...

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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: 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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