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| Fox Lake | Campbell | Enchanted Forest | Tom Statham | Port St. John | Sharpes | Space Coast Communities Sports Complex

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6/2/20 | All Brevard County Parks and Recreation playgrounds are reopened
with the exception of Wickham Park playground, which is installing
a new playground component and will reopen once installation is complete.

We recommend visitors continue to practice CDC guidelines of social distancing.



DRIVE-IN
A DOG'S PURPOSE
- PG

Movies In The Park
Sat., August 29: 8:00pm -10:30pm
Fay Lake Wilderness Park
6300 Fay Blvd., Port St. John

Movies In The Park: A Dog's Life
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Movies in the Park is FREE to Attend! Brevard County Parks and Recreation, North Area Parks presents "A Dog's Life" at Fay Lake Wilderness Park. This will be a "Drive-In Movie event. There's 115 spaces available for parking - 4 additional spaces designated Handicap Accessible. Movie starts at night (approx. 8:00 PM).


June 1, 2020: Brevard County Press Release
Brevard County Parks to Offer Limited Summer Camp

Brevard County, FL. -- On Tuesday, May 19, the Board of County Commissioners gave the Parks and Recreation Department direction to look into the prospect of opening some summer camps in an effort to help families who will be returning to work as businesses re-open under Phase 1 and Phase 2 of Governor Ron DeSantis' "Re-Open Florida" plan.

Following direction given by the Board of County Commissioners, the Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department will be offering summer camp to ages 6-11 at community centers throughout the county, starting June 15, for parents who are returning to work.

A note from an employer will be required to register.

At this time no day registrations will be accepted, only weekly registrations. Those previously registered for Summer Camp this summer will be given priority registration.

Camp will be offered from 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. on Monday through Friday, beginning June 15. Camps will include mandatory temperature checks for campers and staff members. Children will not be admitted to camp if their temperature is 100.4 degrees or higher.

Activities will be restricted to abide by CDC recommendations and there will be no field trips. Children will be in groups less than nine with one counselor to each group and socially distanced.

Camp fees will be $90 per week or $45 for neighborhood strategy areas.

Registrations will be accepted will be accepted online, phone and in person.

For more information please visit www.brevardparks.com.


June 5, 2020: Brevard County Press Release

Brevard County Parks to Implement Phase 2 Re-opening Plan

Brevard County, FL. -- On Wednesday, June 3, Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-139 directing Florida to enter the Phase 2 Recovery and Re-Opening Plan.

Effective Friday, June 5, the Brevard County Park and Recreation Department will begin to implement the following actions:

  • Rentals will be available for groups of 50 people or less as recommended by CDC social distancing guidelines.
  • Brevard County Campgrounds will re-open to 100% capacity. Day passes and camper visitation will resume.
Effective Monday, June 15, McLarty pool, located in Rockledge, will re-open to the public for lap swimming and water walking only, to encourage social distancing.


PROGRAMS BELOW ARE TENTATIVE



Winter, 2020

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Brevard County North Area Parks & Recreation
Click here for our 6 Community Center Calendars with details on many more activities.
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North Brevard Fall Festival
Saturday, October 24, 2020 — 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Fox Lake Park

North Brevard Fall Festival flyer
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MEETINGS, COMMITTEES & NOTICES

NORTH BREVARD COMMISSION ON PARKS AND RECREATION MEETINGS

TITUSVILLE, Fla. — The North Brevard Commission on Parks and Recreation will hold its next monthly meeting in the Brevard Room at 518 South Palm Avenue in Titusville. The public is invited to attend.

Meetings are schedued for the 2nd Thursday of the month at 5:00pm. The Brevard Room is located in a building on the north side of the parking lot behind the Brevard County Government Center-North.

For questions call Jeff Davis at (321) 264-5105.

If a person desires to appeal any decision made by this commission with respect to any matter considered at this meeting or hearing, such a person will need a record of this proceeding and that, for such purposes, such person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of this proceeding is made, at his/her own expense, which record includes testimony and evidence upon which any such appeal is to be based. Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes.

In accordance with the Americans and Disabilities Act and Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons needing accommodations or an interpreter to participate in the proceeding should notice Parks and Recreation North Area no later than 48 hours prior to the meeting by contacting Jeff Davis at (321) 264-5105.




Sponsors Needed for Movies in the Park Series in North Brevard

PORT St. JOHN, MIMS, TITUSVILLE, Fla. – Advertising opportunities are available and sponsors are being sought for Brevard County Parks and Recreation's free movie series in North Brevard.

Movies are shown on a giant, 23-foot, outdoor movie screen beginning at dusk in a selected north area park. The events are for all ages and are free to attend. Patrons are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, snacks, and drinks to enjoy during the movie. Concessions are available for purchase.

Advertising opportunities are available as local sponsors will help make this a continual event. We will show a minimum of four movies per year. Sponsors will be advertised prior to the movie on the movie screen. For more information on sponsorships and vending, please contact Roger Waddell by email at roger.waddell@brevardfl.gov or by phone at (321) 264-5105.



ACTIVITY CENTERS

Special Events Coordinator

Roger Waddell: 321-264-5105; roger.waddell@brevardfl.gov


Activities at Parrish Park & Meeting Hall - Scottsmoor

4055 Magoon Ave., Scottsmoor. A neighborhood gathering place since 1913, the Community Center was built with Community Development Block Grant funding in 1989 to house a gymnasium, activity room, Learning Center; with the Annex community room added in 1995. On the grounds are active sport facilities and a shaded area with a playground, benches, 3 pavilions with grills. An additional 1.45 acres of land was acquired in 2001 through the North Brevard Parks Referendum increasing the park to 13.31 acres. Facility Reservations: (321) 264-5037.


Activities at Cuyler Recreation Center

The community center is open from 11 am to 8 pm Monday through Thursday, and from 9 am to 6 pm on Friday. Weekend rental of the community center is available by reservation. For more information: 321-264-5045. Sammy Fairclough - sammy.fairclough@brevardfl.gov

A neighborhood gathering place since 1913, the Community Center was built with Community Development Block Grant funding in 1989 to house a gymnasium, activity room, Learning Center; with the Annex community room added in 1995. On the grounds are active sport facilities and a shaded area with a playground, benches, 3 pavilions with grills. An additional 1.45 acres of land was acquired in 2001 through the North Brevard Parks Referendum increasing the park to 13.31 acres.

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Activities at Moore Memorial Park

Sonya V. Mallard, Cultural Center Coordinator
Office: 321-264-6595 — sonya.mallard@brevardfl.govwebsite
Harry T. & Harriette V. Moore Memorial Park & Cultural Center
2180 Freedom Avenue, Mims, Florida
For rental and additional information call Sonya Mallard, Cultural Center Coordinator at (321)264-6595 • Fax (321) 264-6596
Cultural Center hours are Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-7p.m., Open Saturday & Sunday by group appointment only.
Brevard County Parks & Recreation Department • North Area Parks Operations (321) 264-5105

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Harry T. & Harriette V. Moore Cultural Center

Opened in April 2004, the 5,000-square-foot cultural center is located in the 11.93-acre Harry T. & Harriette V. Moore Memorial Park at 2180 Freedom Avenue in Mims, the site of the original Moore family home.

On Christmas night 1951, the Moores were murdered for their involvement in the civil rights movement when a bomb exploded under their home. The park is dedicated to the celebration of their lives and to promoting awareness of their unique contributions to the early civil rights movement.

This facility is managed by Brevard County Parks and Recreation, North Area. Call 321-264-6595 for more information on the park, cultural center, activities, and rentals.


Activities at Chain of Lakes

Robert Salazar, Athletic & Aquatics Coordinator
Contact the North Area Operation Office at 321-264-5105 or email robert.salazar@brevardfl.gov
Chain of Lakes complex is located at 2300 Truman Scarborough Way. The complex is accessed from Jay Jay Road and Truman Scarborough Way, east from North U.S. Highway 1 in Titusville; north of East Florida State College (BCC).

Located near Brevard Community College and the Indian River, this 92.14 acre regional park features wetlands and lakes with walking bridges connected to 3-miles of paved walking trails. Facilities include an observation tower, pavilions, 2 multi-use fields, 2 lighted soccer fields and concession, 3 lighted youth softball fields and concession, 4 lighted adult softball fields and concession, restrooms and parking.

Athletic League Information: Parks and Recreation sponsored adult and youth leagues at the Chain of Lakes Park.
Athletic & Aquatics Coordinator: Robert Salazar
Athletic League information: robert.salazar@brevardfl.gov
Field Use: Call (321) 264-5105
Pavilion Rentals: (321) 264-5037
Watchable Wildlife: Osprey, Gulls, Terns, Waders, Waterfowl
ADA Access: Parking, Restrooms, Walkway
Park open: 7 AM until dark.


Activities at Singleton Courts

Courts Coordinator: Sammy Fairclough: sammy.fairlcough@brevardfl.gov

Located north of Sandrift Community Center, this 4.42-acre community park accommodates tennis and racquetball enthusiasts. Facilities include tennis courts and racquetball courts. Palm and hardwood trees shade the picnic area.

Junior Tennis Clinics in Titusville

Diane Porter: 321-264-5105


Activities at Sand Point

Sand Point Park is located at 101 N Washington Avenue, in Titusville. For more information on this park, rental reservations and other recreation activities in the Titusville area, please call (321) 264-5037.

A 29.88-acre community river park on the Indian River. The Astronaut Memorial Plaza is located near the south side of the park. Dedicated on Flag Day, June 14, 1986 by City of Titusville, it commemorates the astronaut crews of the Apollo, the Challenger, and more recently, the Columbia Space Shuttle.
    A blacktop walkway with 0.66-mile stationed exercise trail meanders through open and shaded areas, and the shoreline invites fishing. Facilities include an athletic concession building, picnic tables, picnic shelters, small pavilions, grills, playground, benches, and restrooms. A large pavilion with kitchen and grills is located near the shoreline.


Activities at Marina Park

Open after 7:00 a.m. until dark, except for scheduled use.
Located north of the Titusville Marina, the facilities at this 20.35-acre community riverfront park include a boat ramp and dock, softball fields, concession, and restrooms. Besides active sports, shoreline fishing along the Indian River is a popular pastime


Dog Park Open at Marina Park

TITUSVILLE, Fla. — Brevard County Parks and Recreation has opened an off-leash dog park at Marina Park, located at 501 Marina Road, Titusville.

The enclosed off-leash dog park is open to the public from 7:30 a.m. to dusk. The public is encouraged to take their dogs to the park and enjoy either the small dog area (dogs less than 25 pounds) or the large dog area (dogs more than 25 pounds). Dogs are permitted only in the dog park areas. Animals are prohibited in the rest of Marina Park except for service animals.

Marina Park is funded by North Brevard Recreation Special District Bond Referendum/Recreational Facilities dollars and is owned by the City of Titusville, operated and maintained by Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department's North Area Parks Operations. Contact Jeff Davis at (321) 264-5105 for further information.


Skate Park and Playground Open at Marina Park

TITUSVILLE, Fla. — The Brevard County Parks and Recreation skate park and playground at Marina Park is located at 501 Marina Road, Titusville.

The skate park and playground are open to the public from 7:30 a.m. to dusk, and the public is encouraged to come out and enjoy them. The skate park is free of charge and for skaters' use only; bicycle and BMX use is prohibited.

Marina Park is funded by North Brevard Recreation Special District Bond Referendum/Recreational Facilities dollars and is owned by the City of Titusville, operated and maintained by Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department's North Area Parks Operations. Contact Jeff Davis at (321) 264-5105 for further information.


Activities at Sandrift

Annette Devlin Coordinator: annette.devlin@brevardfl.gov
585 North Singleton Avenue north of Garden Street
The community center is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Weekend rental of the community center is available by reservation. It is home to adult dance groups, senior citizen activities and special interest classes for children and adults.

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Seniors Meet at Sandrift Community Center

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 10 a.m. to noon.

Activities include cards, billiards, bingo, crafts, and fellowship. Participants wanting to do crafts should bring their own supplies. The coffee pot is always on.


Activities at Fox Lake

Fox Lake Park is located at 4400 Fox Lake Road, in Titusville. For more information on this park, rental reservations and other recreation activities in the Titusville area, please call (321) 264-5037. Annette Devlin Coordinator: annette.devlin@brevardfl.gov

A popular regional park in North Brevard, this 31.57-acre scenic getaway is ideal for large community events. A paved road loops through the many palm and ornamental trees. Facilities include 5 family picnic shelters, grills, sand volleyball court, a fishing dock and a boat ramp (with access to South Lake from Fox Lake, and numerous channels to explore by canoe/kayak). 2 mid-sized pavilions and a large pavilion seating up to 1000 with kitchen and stage are available for rental.


Activities at Campbell Recreation Center

The community center is open from 10 am to 8 pm Monday through Thursday, and from 9 am to 6 pm on Friday. This 5-acre park features a community center offering special interest and drop-in activities and a computer lab. Landscaped with palm and hardwood trees, the tennis court, medium pavilion with kitchen, 3 grills, restrooms and gazebo invite civic and private gatherings. For more information: Clifford Lett, Community Center Coordinator - 321-264-5040 - Clifford.lett@brevardfl.gov

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Activities at Gibson Field

Gibson Complex, 835 Sycamore Street, Titusville

This 32.64-acre community park includes a gymnasium and community facility. The community facility serves groups such as Child Care Association, Boys & Girls Club of Brevard, Brevard Alzheimer's Foundation, Progressive Action Society, and Titusville Area Model Railroad Club (TAMRC). The gymnasium serves year-round as a site for youth and adult basketball, indoor active games and drop-in recreation. Outdoor fields are home for the North Brevard Bears Youth Football & Cheerleading Club. Parks Referendum Project field renovations include 2 football fields, lighting and concession. Click on Parks Referendum Project information.


Enchanted Forest Nature Sanctuary

444 Columbia Blvd., Titusville; 321-264-5185

Ongoing activities in the Enchanted Forest include: Birdwatching, Photography, Toddler and Child Nature and Craft activities, Volunteer Guide Training, Lunch with Nature, Friends of the Enchanted Forest & Native Plant Society Meetings, Oyster Mat Making, Music Evenings, and more.
Click here for details.


Activities at Tom Statham

Tom Statham park is located at 7101 S US Highway 1, Titusville. For reservation information please call Rich & Sharon Curliss Rentals at 321-225-4951.

Serving the Port St. John and Titusville communities, this 5.15-acre community river park is located in Bellwood on the Indian River Lagoon overlooking NASA's Kennedy Space Center. The scenic environment, landscaped with palm and hardwood trees, invites picnics, play and leisurely strolls along the paved walkway and river boardwalk. Scattered throughout the park are picnic shelters, a medium pavilion, grills, with sheltered picnic tables along the boardwalk. Additional facilities include a playground, drinking fountain, benches, and a community center where activities and rental events are regularly scheduled.


Activities at Port St. John Community Center

6650 Corto Road, in Port St. John
Coordinator: Jann Faiga: jann.faiga@brevardfl.gov

The center is open Mondays-Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fridays from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Schedule is subject to change. For latest information about any of these programs call the Center at 633-1904.

This 5.48-acre community park features a Community Center with a large activity room and stage popular for rentals and youth programs. The center also includes a recreation room, meeting rooms and kitchen. Outdoors, the playground and basketball court are neighborhood favorites.

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Fay Lake Wilderness Park

Fay Lake Wilderness Park is located at 6300 Fay Boulevard (at the west end of the boulevard), in Port St. John. This 192.7-acre community park offers access to a 27-acre fishing lake. Facilities include 2 playgrounds, 2 pavilions, fishing piers, dog park and launch area for small non-motorized boats. For more information on this park, rental reservations and other recreation activities in the Port St. John area, please call (321) 633-1904.


Activities at Butler Community Center in Sharpes

Walter Butler Community Center at Bernice G. Jackson Park, 4201 North U.S. Highway 1 • Sharpes, Florida
For more or latest information call or eMail Donovan Gilbert: donovan.gilbert@brevardfl.gov, Community Center Coordinator at (321) 433-4448 • Fax (321) 433-4477
Center hours for rentals are Monday-Thursday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Closed Saturdays
For facility availability beyond posted hours please call (321) 433-4448
Brevard County Parks & Recreation Department • North Area Parks Operations (321) 264-5105 • Fax (321) 264-6428

The community center includes a gymnasium, showers, computer lab, game rooms, meeting rooms and kitchen. Athletic and recreational activities will be provided for all ages. Training on computer use for all ages and homework assistance for students will be provided in the computer lab. The community center is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., for scheduled recreational, athletic, and drop-in activities. The gymnasium, meeting rooms, and kitchen are available for rental on weekends and when not in conflict with scheduled County-sponsored activities. The center is also a hurricane shelter.

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Activities at Space Coast Communities Sports Complex in Canaveral Groves

This 207.14-acre partially wooded regional park is located off Canaveral Groves Boulevard and is home of Port St. John Little League, Port St. John Rockets Youth Football and Cheerleading, Port St. John Soccer Club, and Sharx Football. Facilities include soccer, Little League baseball, and football fields, restroom/concession buildings, a model airplane field near a small lake, and a go-kart track.

Call (321) 264-5105 to register and for information on this and other athletic activities in North Brevard.




Activities are sponsored by Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department, North Area Park Operations.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL (321) 264-5105 or send us an eMail.


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