1400 Belvedere Avenue, (910) 433-1575Park Hours: Mazarick One 8 am-10 pm | Mazarick Two 8 am-Dusk
Mazarick Park is a multi-purpose park featuring a Disc Golf Course, picnic shelters, a playground and trails. A tennis court and a baseball field are available for a quick game. Picnic areas are open to the public on a first come, first serve basis unless they are reserved. The Glenville Lake Pier is open for fishing; you must abide by state fishing license requirements. For more information on shelter rentals, call 433-1547.
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EDUCATOR AND GROUP SERVICES
Educational Group Field Trips and Outreach ProgramsContact Clark Park Nature Center or Lake Rim Park
Scout Outdoor Activities Badge ProgramsContact Clark Park Nature Center or Lake Rim Park
PROGRAMS AND AMENITIES FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES
All programs will meet at the Mazarick Building on side 2 unless otherwise noted. You must pre-register for all programs by calling Clark Park at 910-433-1579. Register early; space is limited in most classes. If enrollment is low the class will be cancelled. Please contact the park office if you would like to receive a copy of our monthly newsletter with updated program information or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/fcprnature.
Homeschool Discovery Series
These programs are designed with homeschoolers in mind to help supplement their curriculum. Call to register, space is limited. Class meets at the Mazarick building.
All ages; Tues.; 10-11:30 am; Free
March 3: Magnets and Batteries-Discover the properties of these two tools and experiment with how they can be used together.
April 6 (Mon.): Frogs, Crayfish, and Fish-Get a chance to search for and study these aquatic creatures that can be found in the waters around Mazarick Park.
May 5: Gemstones- Discuss what gemstones are found in NC and where to find them. Learn which is your birthstone and what makes each one unique.
June 2: Outdoor Skills-Learn how to build a shelter out of branches and other natural materials, practice fire-building skills, and try your hand at making string
Explore the unique characteristics and behaviors of creatures that are thought of as being gross or disgusting and the science behind them. A few live specimens will be on display. Call to register. Class meets at the Mazarick building.
All ages; Thurs., Apr. 16; 2-3:15 pm; Free
Make a gourd birdhouse for your feathered friends to use this nesting season. A park ranger will discuss the types of birds that may visit your gourd house while you work. Register early, space is limited. Class meets at the Mazarick building.
5+ yrs., Wed., May 13; 5-6:30 pm; $3/participant
Enjoy a short presentation using skins and skulls to learn what separates mammals from the other animal groups. Pictures from the rangers’ game camera will also be shown to highlight what species of animals live in Fayetteville’s woods. Call to register. Class meets at the Mazarick building.
All ages; Fri., July 10; 3:30-4:30 pm; Free
Tiny Trailblazers (Mazarick Park)
Dinosaurs are the main theme of this program. Participants will discover dinosaurs through activities like story time, games, crafts, and fossil digs. Registration begins April 1. This camp is partially funded by the Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc. Summertime Kids Grant.
5-8 yrs; Tues., Aug. 4-Thurs., Aug. 6; 9 am-noon; $30