Latest news & announcements

Adult Sports Leagues Returning for Spring

            Worcester County Recreation and Parks Department is pleased to be hosting several Adult Sports leagues for our spring session. All Leagues are open to adults ages 18 and older. The available programs are as follows:

Spring Youth Outdoor Soccer Program Starting Soon

Worcester County Recreation and Parks (WCRC) is looking forward to starting another fun-filled season of Spring Youth Outdoor Soccer. Your child/children will practice basic soccer skills and be able to compete against teams from other local towns. 

Community Alert Signals to Sound Saturday, April 1

Saturday, April 1, Worcester County emergency alert signals will sound from area fire sirens. A steady alert tone will sound at 10:00 a.m. for approximately one minute. 

The signals are tested the first Saturday of each month. In the event of an actual emergency, the sirens would be used as additional means to warn the surrounding communities of imminent danger and the need to tune to either radio, television or the internet for information. 

A portion of Delaware Road to be closed for repairs

The Public Works Roads Division will be closing Delaware Road from Rollie Road eastward to the Delaware line from roughly March 16, 2017 through April 7 for culvert replacement and road work. This closure will not affect Hidden Harbor traffic ingress or egress to or from Delaware 54. For more information regarding this road closure, please contact Roads Superintendent Frank J. Adkins atfadkins@co.worcester.md.us.

Washington D.C. Spring Motorcoach Tour

Worcester County Recreation & Parks is offering a day trip to Washington D.C. this spring. 

On Tuesday, April 4, 2017, come spend the day in Washington D.C., and take advantage of seeing the sights of your Nation's Capital. Enjoy time exploring the National Mall, visit one of the Smithsonian Museums, or walk around the Tidal Basin to view the monuments and cherry blossoms. We hope you will join us for this exciting day for only $60 per person.

Commissioners proclaim March as Women's History Month in Worcester County

March 7, 2017, The Commissioners meet with Commission for Women Chair Eloise Henry-Gordy and other members to proclaim March as Women’s History Month in Worcester County and to recognize the contributions of women locally to the economic, cultural and social vitality of the County.

Also pictured, Commissioner Diana Purnell presents a proclamation recognizing March as Women’s History Month to Commission for Women Chair Eloise Henry-Gordy.