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Effective March 27, 2020: FCPR playgrounds, outdoor basketball courts and the skate park are closed to the public to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Parks and trails remain open. Use caution and practice social distancing.

Effective March 25, 2020: FCPR facilities are closed to public access. FCPR will conduct business over the phone and online. General Information: 910-433-1547; Email: parksrecinfo@ci.fay.nc.us; Website: www.fcpr.us. FCPR has postponed all department organized programs, activities, athletics, special events and rentals through April 30. FCPR will not take any additional shelter or room reservations until after May 31. FCPR staff will contact and work with affected individuals and groups to reschedule or refund at a later date. As conditions change, the status of these postponements and closures will be re-evaluated.

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Mazarick Park

1400 Belvedere Avenue, (910) 433-1575

Park Hours: Mazarick One 8 am-10 pm | Mazarick Two 8 am-Dusk 

 


GENERAL INFORMATION

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. 

CLICK HERE to view the "Call of the Wild," our most recent Nature & Outdoor Programming Newsletter

 

 

Please CLICK HERE for a detailed park map. 


EDUCATOR AND GROUP SERVICES

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


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.

In a cooperative and supportive effort and effective immediately, Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation has postponed all department organized programs, activities, athletics, special events and rentals through April 30. FCPR staff will contact and work with affected individuals and groups to reschedule or refund at a later date. As conditions change, the status of these postponements will be re-evaluated.

Cancelled programs/events have been removed.
Programs with an asterisk (*) have been postponed.

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
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

Gourd Birdhouses

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

Mammals 

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


SUMMER PROGRAMS 

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


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