Our Programs

Wilson Parks and Recreation offers a variety of programming from Gymnastics to Aqua Zumba.  There is something for everyone!  Check out our Activities to make sure you dont miss out on the fun!

Parks & Recreation offers many programs, activities, and sports for the whole family to enjoy. Browse our programs below by type, or enter search for specific criteria. Click on the name of the program to find details and contact information. See information on registration and download the registration form at the bottom of this page. Below are some of our featured programs.

Featured Programs

2014 Fall Baseball
Baseball 2 J. Burt Gillette Athletic Complex
Phone: 252.399.2267
 Fall Baseball Registration Going on Now! Ages: 4 - 15 League Play for ages 7+     Register At Recreation Park or Reid Street Center Monday - Thursday 9am... Read More »

2014 Fall Soccer
Fall Soccer Recreation Park Community Center
Phone: 252.399.2264
2014 FALL SOCCER Ages 3-18 (as of August 1, 2014)    Registering Until Teams Are Ful   Cost: City Residents $35.00... Read More »

Adult Basketball
Phone: 252.296.3361
Adult Basketball Registration Going On Now! Church, Industrial, and Coed Leagues Available! Games played at Recreation Park and Reid Street Center League Meeting October 23rd ,... Read More »

Adult Swim Lessons
Recreation Park Community Center
Phone: 252.399.2266
2014 Adult Summer Swim Lessons Registration Begins May 5th *Limit 50 Students Per Session   Night Classes-Tuesday’s & Thursday’s Session 1:... Read More »

Aqua Zumba
Recreation Park
Phone: 252.399.2285
Recreation Park Center Pool   Beginning November 1st, 2014 Saturday's 10am - 10:45am   City Residents:  $2.00 Per Class Non City Resident:  $3.00 Per Class Read More »

Cheerleading - Tackle Football
Cheer 2 2014 Phone: 252.399.2285
Fall Tackle Football Cheerleading Registration Going On Now! Cost:    City Residents... Read More »

Golf Course
Fairway Phone: 252.237.4661
  Wedgewood Golf Course    Old Stantonsburg Road, Wilson, NC (252) 237-4761   Wedgewood Golf Course is an 18 hole golf course featuring 2 putting greens,... Read More »

Recreation Park Community Center
Phone: 252.399.2285
New Professional Gymnastics Program Classes Offered By:  Traditional Gymnastics Ages:   3 & Up Registration: Year Round (Monthly Basis) Classes are held every Monday,... Read More »

Karate 2 Recreation Park Community Center
Phone: 252.399.2285
  Karate Ages: 4 -Adult (Beginner to Advanced) Registration: Year Round   Classes are held every Tuesday at Recreation Park Center as follows:... Read More »

Pool Hours
Recreation Park Pool Recreation Park Community Center
Phone: 252.399.2269
  Open: June—August 24th  (Labor Day Weekend)        Lap Swim... Read More »

State Fair Bus Trip
Phone: 252.399.2285
 NC State Fair Senior Bus Trip Tuesday,October 21, 2014  The bus will pick up participants at the following sites and times.  Return time will be 4:00 p.m. Reid... Read More »

Tumbling 2 Recreation Park Community Center
Phone: 252.399.2285
New Tumbling Program Professionally Instructed By: Traditional Gymnastics Registration:   Monthly Tumbling  Ages 7 & Up 7:00pm  City: ... Read More »

Youth Flag Football
2012 Flag Football J. Burt Gillette Athletic Complex
Phone: 252.399.2267
2014 Flag Football Registration Ends September 19th Ages 5-7 as of August 1, 2014   Practices Begin: End September Games Begin:  Beginning October  ... Read More »

Youth Tackle Football
Dolphins Recreation Park Community Center
Phone: 252.399.2264
  Mighty Mite and Midget Tackle Football  Ages 7-12 (as of August 1, 2014)   Registration:   Now Until  Sept 19 Cost: City Residents $35.00... Read More »

Recreation Park Community Center
Phone: 252.399.2285
  Zumba Ages: 18 & Up Registration: Monthly Class Times: Tuesday/Thursday 6:00 pm and Saturday 9:00 am, Recreation Park Center Forget about the... Read More »

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Registration Procedures

For all programs that pre-registration is required, please register at the appropriate location prior to the registration deadline. Fee is due upon registration. Due to the nature of many of our programs, a minimum number of participants may be required to have a program. If the minimum number is not met by the registration deadline, the program will be cancelled or rescheduled.

Note About Programs

If at anytime anyone has suggestions for programs which may be sponsored by the Recreation Department, please do not hesitate to call. We always welcome new programs and new ideas. Also, note, we are constantly adding programs to our schedule that may not be indicated on these web pages. If you do not see a program you are looking for - again, give us a call! For an updated listing of programs, look for our column "AT THE REC" in the Friday edition of the Wilson Daily Times and Channel 8.

Create - A - Class

Do you see the need for a class that has not been offered before? Do you know someone who is a great teacher (or could be) and knows an unusual or interesting subject or craft? Do you have a special interest that you would like to share with others in a class? If you have answered YES to any of the above questions, please stop by the Recreation Department and visit with our Program Supervisor or phone 399.2266.