Mazarick Park

1400 Belvedere Avenue, (910) 433-1575

Park 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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Educational Group Field Trips and Outreach Programs

Contact Clark Park Nature Center or Lake Rim Park

Scout Outdoor Activities Badge Programs

Contact Clark Park Nature Center or Lake Rim Park


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

Mazarick Science Series

Explore various scientific topics as presented by a park ranger, including photographs, specimens, and the latest research. Great for homeschoolers and the general public. Call to register. More suitable for ages 5 and older but younger siblings are welcome. Classes meet at the Mazarick Building.
5+; Thurs.; 3:30-4:30 pm; Free
June 13: Cave Mysteries; July 11: A NC Prehistoric Safari; Aug. 15: Weird Skies: Strange Atmospheric Phenomena

Life at the Water’s Edge

Discover what lives in and around the shallows near the water’s edge using nets and magnifying glasses to check for frogs, crayfish and other creatures. Call to register. Class meets at the Mazarick building. 
All ages; Thurs., July 18; 3-4:30 pm; Free

Reptiles and Amphibians

Compare and contrast these two groups of animals and meet some of the residents from Clark Park Nature Center. Afterwards go on a short hike to look for frogs and other herps. Call to register. Class meets at the Mazarick building.
All ages; Thurs., Aug. 8; 3-4:30 pm; Free


Tiny Trailblazers

Dinosaurs are the main theme of this camp. Campers 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., July 9-Thurs., July 11; 9 am-noon; Resident: $30