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    Summer Camp Guides Are Here!

    Fresh off the press and available at your local Recreation Center! With over 175 camp programs available for ages 3-17, this year's Summer Camp guide is our best yet! We've expanded our programming. Check out our online guide and sign up today! Read on...
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    Genealogy Research Workshop at South County Library Feb 24-25

    Join us for two afternoon sessions at the South County Library and learn how to use online tools to research your family history! Read on...
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    Horseback Trail Ride Feb 21 - No Experience Needed!

    Join our afternoon trip to Reba Farm in Bedford County for an afternoon of horseback riding with no experience needed. This excursion runs from 12:30pm to 6pm and includes transportation from Green Ridge Recreation Center. Read on...
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    Swing Dance Social at Green Ridge on Friday, February 19

    Looking for something new and fun to do on Friday nights? Join Swing Roanoke for our swing dance social! Come just as you are even if you have two left feet! It's a deal of a lesson and dance for only $5 per person! The event begins... Read on...
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    Extreme Boot Camp Returns to Brambleton, Wednesdays Starting 2/17

    Get back in shape with a workout full of nonstop drills of strength, power, resistance and heart-pounding cardio plus ultimate ab and core moves! Join us on Wednesdays at 5:30pm at Brambleton Center. Read on...
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    Green Ridge Celebrates Member Appreciation Week

    February 6 through 14 is "We Heart Our Members" week at Green Ridge Recreation Center. There will be added events and activities in the lobby all week long to help us celebrate. For a complete list, visit www.GreenRidgeRecreationCenter.com Read on...
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    Green Ridge Activity Room Closed February 10-14 for New Equipment Installation

    We're refurbishing the activity room at Green Ridge Recreation Center this month! Please be aware that the area will be closed from Wednesday, February 10 through Sunday, February 14 as we install new equipment. Read on...
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    Roanoke County Picnic Shelter Reservation Now Open for 2016

    Roanoke County has 15 parks with reservable picnic shelters. We are now taking reservations for the 2016 season, with daily availability from April through October this year. For more information call our administrative office at (540) 387-6078 ext. 0 Read on...
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    Winter Weekend Fun Camp at Green Ridge on Feb 14

    Attention parents! Need a romantic getaway that doesn't involve nuggets and french fries? We've planned an afternoon of crafts, games, swimming and fun at Green Ridge Recreation Center on Sunday, February 14 from 12pm to 6pm. Read on...
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    Father-Daughter Dance to be Held February 12

    Get dressed up and come out for a fun night of memories on Friday, February 12 at Green Ridge Recreation Center! New this year, we've added a photo booth, a live DJ, and more fund surprises. Read on...
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    View Draft Explore Park Master Plan Concepts at Upcoming Public Meetings

    Over the next few weeks Roanoke County will be accepting public input on draft conceptual plans currently being developed for Explore Park. Two open house style public meetings have been set for Thursday, January 28 & Tuesday, February 2... Read on...
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    12-Months, 12-Hikes Begins New Year at Explore Park

    You've read about our monthly hikes in The Roanoke Times. Our hikers have been enjoying a guided hike with a naturalist on the same trail each month in order to more clearly experience how our natural world changes throughout the year. Join us on Jan 9... Read on...
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    Not Your Average Pool - Three Exceptional Green Ridge Lifeguards

    In this article from the Winter 2016 edition of Recreation Magazine, we take a look at the unique operations of the indoor pool at Green Ridge Recreation Center. In this feature we talk to 3 family members that are instrumental in our aquatic operations. Read on...
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    Recreation Television - Winter Edition Now Available Online

    Get a closer look at recreation programs available from Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Check out the Winter 2016 edition of Recreation Television and learn about recreation offerings for all ages. Read on...
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    Explore Park Master Plan Survey Results Released

    This fall Roanoke County received 1,137 surveys from the community as part of our Explore Park master plan process. We have updated the master plan portion of our website with complete survey results, along with a summary and analysis. Read on...
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    Explore Recreation Winter Magazine Now Available Online

    Browse hundreds of programs from Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism in our Winter 2016 edition, covering the months of December, January and February. Registration begins Saturday, December 5 for all programs. Read on...
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    Camp Roanoke's Summer 2016 Schedule Now Available Online

    Find out why Camp Roanoke is your destination for exploration next summer! Our 2016 camp guide is now available online. Our American Camp Association credited program offers experiences for rising grades K-12. Read on...
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