Kinston/Lenoir County Parks & Recreation Department

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Department Directory

Bill Ellis, Director
(252) 939-3335

Duncan Charlton, Parks Superintendent
(252) 939-3337

Debra Wicker, Administrative Manager II
(252) 939-3334

Deborah Moody, Administrative Secretary

(252) 939-3333

David Grimes, County Program Supervisor
(252) 939-3341

Thurman Pate, Athletic Supervisor
(252) 939-3340

Lucy Marston, Tourism Director
(252) 522-0004

Galen Treble, Recreation Superintendent

(252) 939-3345

Melissa McCoy, Recreation Program Supervisor I

(252) 939-3347

Bryan Dawson, County Program Supervisor I

(252) 939-3339

Tyler Potter, Recreation Program Supervisor I (252) 939-3357 (Fairfield Center)

Melissa Morgan, Recreation Center Supervisor I

(252) 939-3362 (Holloway Center)

Scott Alston, Recreation Program Supv. I

(252) 939-3336

Parks & Recreation Commission

The commission meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 6:30 pm at the Woodmen Community Center Conference Room.  Please contact Debra Wicker @ 939-3334 for more information about the commission.

Bill Connolly (Chairman)

Ronnie Battle (Vice-Chair)

Brian Wiggins (City)

Glenn Whitley (Banks/Lagrange)

Jon Sargeant (School Board)

Laura McPhaul

Dr. Scott Matthews

Vacant (Southwood/Contentnea)


Kendall Huffman (Pink Hill/Moss Hill)

Kelly Jarman (City Council)

Bryan Hanks

Bill McMahon

Robyn Godfrey

Debbie Gray


Facilities Directory

Administrative Office   (939-3332)
2602 W. Vernon Avenue, Kinston (upstairs at the Woodmen Community Center)

Banks Gym (939-3341) - David Grimes
2148 Falling Creek Road, Kinston

Barnet Park Concession Stand   (939-3480)
3613 Sand Clay Road, Kinston

Bill Fay Golf Shop (939-3356)
Bill Fay Park, 1007 Phillips Road, Kinston

Bill Fay Tennis Courts (939-3355)
Bill Fay Park, 1003 Phillips Road, Kinston

Georgia K. Battle Center   (939-3352)
401 E. Lincoln Street, Kinston

Emma Webb Gymnastics Center  (939-3360)

(Mike Chastain - Gymnastic's Instructor)

1316 McAdoo Street, Kinston

Emma Webb Pool  (939-3361) Open June-August
101 Highland Avenue, Kinston

Fairfield Recreation Center  (939-3357)

(Tyler Potter - Recreation Center Director)

800 Greenbriar Road, Kinston

Holloway Recreation Center  (939-3362)
(Melissa Morgan- Recreation Center Director)

101 Myrtle Avenue, Kinston

Holloway Pool  (939-3363) Open June-August
101 Myrtle Avenue, Kinston

La Grange Gym (939-3341) - (Bryan Dawson)

402 W. Railroad Street, La Grange

Martin C. Freeman Gym  (939-3366)
500 Marcella Drive, Kinston

Mock Athletic Skills Facility (939-3232)
314 Park Avenue, Kinston

Moss Hill Gym (939-3339) - (Bryan Dawson)
6040 Hwy 55 W., Moss Hill

Neuseway Nature Center  (939-3367)
(Bobby Cox - Center Director)

401 W. Caswell Street, Kinston (Riverbank Road)

Neuseway Planetarium, Health & Science Museum
(Cindy Bingham - Center Director)

403 W. Caswell Street, Kinston (Riverbank Road)

Old Pink Hill Gym  (939-3339) - (Bryan Dawson)
202 S. Central Avenue, Pink Hill

Southwood Gym  (939-3341) - (David Grimes)
1245 Hwy. 58 S., Kinston

KLC Visitor & Information Center

(Lucy Marston - Director)

101 New Bern Road, Kinston

Woodmen Community Center   (939-3110)

(Kelly Cannon - Facility Director)

(Josh Bass - Aquatic's Supervisor)

(Sara Davis - Accounting Coordinator)

2602 W. Vernon Avenue, Kinston NC, 28504