Welcome to MHC Parks & Recreation Department

Municipal recreation and educational classes for Morehead City are provided and give a comprehensive and varied program of activities, services, and resources for its citizens at all levels, from the pre-school to senior citizens. It is our department’s desire to provide a recreation experience designed to meet constructive and worthwhile goals of the individual participant, groups, and the community at large.

2017 Summer Day Camp (Dates: June 19th-August 11th)

The Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department sponsors an eight-week Summer Camp Program for children ages 3-12. Program dates are June 19 – August 11 from 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Camp staff supervises daily activities and field trips.

Fees for the 8-week program are $300.00 per child ($250.00 each additional child) for Morehead City residents or $450.00 per child ($400.00 each additional child) for non-residents. Limited registration is available for weekly campers each week at $60.00 per week for Morehead City residents and $90.00 per week for non-city residents.

The department promotes fun recreational and educational activities in the daily program of games, sports, arts and crafts and field trips. For more information call 252-726-5083.

Summer Camp Flyer 2017

University of Mount Olive Summer Soccer Camp (2017 Dates; June 12-15)

The camp will offer an exciting soccer experience with an emphasis on fun, skill development, tactics and competition. Concentration will be placed on establishing basic skills such as shooting, trapping, dribbling, and building upon these skills through staff demonstration and instruction.

The camp will emphasize technique tactics in an intense training environment. The camp will be divided to age and skill level, so the content of the camp as well as the intensity will be structured to meet the varying needs of the different participants

Camp Staff: Sean Brennan – Former Associate Head Coach at the University of North Carolina Pembroke & Current Head Coach at the University of Mount Olive. The camp may also have college players and high school coaches and players.

Equipment: All participants should wear comfortable clothing for soccer, must wear shin guards, and bring a soccer ball and water bottle.

Date: June 12-15

Site: Rotary Park (2200 Mayberry Loop Road)

Ages: 4 – 6 year olds | Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. | Fee: $50.00

Ages: 7 – 15 year olds | Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Fee: $65.00

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 9th

Please make checks payable to: Sean Brennan

Send to: 706 Arendell Street, Morhead CIty, NC, 28557

Contact Kirk Peterson at 252-726-5083, ext. 3 or Email at Kirk.Peterson@moreheadcitync.org

Athletics Registration Form

Zumba (New Class Offering)

Zumba classes are offered on Mondays 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.at a cost of $4.00 per class. All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & Recreation Center located at 1600 Fisher Street.  This class is for those who want to have fun dancing while burning calories.  Laura Bryson is the instructor.  Questions: Please contact Morehead City Parks and Recreation; 252-726-5083.

Barre Fitness (New Class Offering)

The Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department is now be offering a fitness class called Barre Fit. This program will be offered on Tuesdays  at 5:30 PM as well as on Thursdays at 10:00AM and 5:30 PM. The program will cost $20 for 4 classes a month (one class per week).  If you don’t wish to sign up for the program, you can pay a $10 daily drop-in fee. Class-goers need to bring water, yoga mat or towel is optional. This class is a hybrid of Yoga, Pilates, and Ballet Flexibility and will consist of stretching/strengthening of all major muscle groups, creating lean and long muscles without bulk, and strengthening abdominal and back muscles improving balance and back pain. Barre is a healthy challenge for all ages. For more information contact Victoria Ward at victoria.ward@moreheadcitync.org or call 252-726-5083 ext. 1.

2017 Carolinas-Virginia Conference (NCJAA Reg. 10, D-II) Baseball Tournament

UPDATE: Guilford Tech CC will be playing Brunswick CC @ 3 PM Monday, May 15, 2017. The winner will play Pitt CC @ 7 PM.

2017 NJCAA Region 10 Division II Baseball Tournament Results 5.15.17

The Town of Morehead City is hosting the Region 8/10 NJCAA Baseball District Championship at Big Rock Stadium. Teams from North Carolina, Virginia, and Florida will compete  to represent the Southeast Region District in the 2017 NJCAA Division II Baseball World Series at David Allen Memorial Ballpark in Enid, Oklahoma 5/27-6/3.

Cost: $10 a day or $25 for the entire tournament.

Big Rock Stadium is located at 2200 Mayberry Loop Road, in Morehead City, NC, 28557.

For more information, please call Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department at 252-726-5083.

2017 NJCAA Region 10 Division II Baseball Tournament

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