Bring the family out to Smith Lake Recreation Center for a Movie Night Under the Stars! The doors open Saturday August 12th at 8 p.m. with Beauty and the Beast (2017) starting at 8:30 p.m. This is a free event open to the public! There will be lots of family fun and door prize giveaways. […]

Mark your calendars for September 16-17th and plan to be at the Renaissance Fair at Smith Lake Recreation Area! This Elizabethan themed, family friendly festival will fun Saturday from 10 a.m.-6p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Activities include period inspired fames and activities, jousting, belly dancers, magicians, food and merchants, renaissance dance, period musicians, […]

If you’re looking for a little adventure to end your summer off right, sign up now for a whitewater excursion! The U.S. National Whitewater Center is located in Charlotte, NC. Activities include, white water rafting, flat water kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, zip lining, climbing, tree top elements, mountain biking and more! This is a […]

Come out to J. Bayard Clark Park and Nature Center to enjoy a night out under the stars! You’ll hear about the summer constellations and the legend behind them. Sit back and relax while you learn about the science of the stars, nebulae, and planets visible this time of year. Afterward, lounge back and see if […]

Don’t miss out on this magical night in Fayetteville! Head downtown July 28th from 5p.m. until 9p.m. for the Fourth Friday Midsummer Night Downtown. Start this whimsical night with a Fairy Door Scavenger Hunt. Participating downtown businesses have been invaded by magical creatures who have built doors on some of their shops and restaurants! Grab […]

Come out and get your wiggles out at Throckmorton library with Reading by Design! Three, professional, musicians (who are also dad’s!) will get you up moving and grooving with parent-friendly children music! This event will be July 26th, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m. Don’t miss out on this family friendly, free, musical event! […]

  Look for a little adventure this summer? The Outdoor Recreation Excursions will have four Gulf Stream fishing trips July 22nd, July 29th, September 9th, and September 16th, 2017. The trip will depart from the Excursions office (Bldg. Q-5143, located at Smith Lake Recreation Area) at 4 a.m. and return by 11 p.m. This is your opportunity to catch […]

Most of us have been there before, or will be there at some point. PCS’ing or moving, which brings on its own excitement and nervousness. Now add in children and there is a whole other dimension to the complications of moving. The Relocation Readiness Program is here to help! Come out July 26th from 9 […]

A child’s first years are so important. This class will help make the most of them by showing you ways to nurture your child while providing them freedom and nonviolent discipline. This course will look at each stage of development and how you can best interact and understand your child at each stage. The course also covers […]