Our Mission At Recreation & Parks
The mission of the Recreation, Parks & Tourism Department is to enhance the quality of life for Wicomico County residents through public recreation, safe and attractive parks, tourism-driven initiatives that increase economic activity in the County and a multipurpose Civic Center.
Recreation Division Mission Statement: To enhance the quality of life for Wicomico County residents through a diverse and affordable offering of public recreation programs, special events and social experiences.
Parks Division Mission Statement: To enhance the quality of life for Wicomico County residents by providing safe, well-maintained parks and public places and through protecting open space and natural resources.
- Our History
- Staff Directory
- General Policies / FAQ
- Land Preservation and Recreation Plan
- Recreation Councils
- Employment/Internship Opportunities
- Neighbor to Neighbor Volunteer Program
- Adopt a Park Program
- Youth Sports Core Values
Current Programs & News
Sensei David Doran's karate program provides a safe, disciplined learning environment geared toward maximizing human potential. New sessions begin each month. - Read More
A new inclusive playground
Plans have been unveiled for the new inclusive playground. Construction is scheduled to begin at the Henry S. Parker Athletic Complex in 2021. - Read More
The Next Step Fitness Program
The Next Step Fitness Program is a drop-in program designed for participants over the age of 50. - Read More