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.
All programs will meet at the Mazarick Building unless otherwise noted. You must pre-register for all programs. 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.
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
Homeschool Discovery Series
These programs are designed with homeschoolers in mind to help supplement their curriculum. Call to register, space is limited.
Sept. 7: Nature Journaling; Oct. 12: Fall Leaf Identification; Nov. 2: Reptiles vs Amphibians; Dec. 7: All About Weather; Jan. 4: Winter Bird Identification; Feb. 1: Rock Formations
All ages; Thurs.; 10-11:30 am; Free
Nature Journaling and LetterboxingCreate a journal to record your letterbox stamps and nature observations. Then explore the park to see what you can find. Call to register, space is limited. 5+; Tues., Sept. 19; 10-11:30 am; $1/participant
Fall Leaf Identification
All ages; Tues., Oct. 17; 10-11 am; Free
Native American CulturePottery and stone tools are just a few of the clues left behind by North Carolina’s earliest inhabitants. Learn about the fascinating lives of Native Americans in our state before European contact. Explore how they made tools, prepared food, made clothes, and other aspects of their lives. Meet at the Mazarick building. Call to register.
All ages; Thurs., Nov. 9, 4-5:30 pm; Free
Reptiles and AmphibiansCompare and contrast these two groups of animals and then meet some of the residents from Clark Park Nature Center. Call to register.
All ages; Tues., Nov. 14; 10-11 am; Free
For the Love of BirdsMake a “tweet” for your feathered friends to show how much you care. Attracting and feeding birds will be discussed as well as how to participate in the upcoming Great Backyard Bird Count.
All ages; Wed., Feb. 14; 4-5 pm; Free