Volunteer Opportunities


 ADOPT A PARK - Individuals, businesses, organizations, and clubs can adopt a community park to keep it beautiful for all to enjoy. The adoption is for one year with 6 projects to be completed. A sign will be posted showing your group has adopted this park. Download the packet today and come by to see us if you want to adopt a park. For more information call 336-597-1755 or email jteasley@personcounty.net.

Friends of the Parks Adopt A Park


Recreation Advisory Board: 1 Position open - application to be submitted to Recreation Department by November 30th.

Duties: 3-Year term, serves as advisory board on issues relative to Recreation, Arts and Parks in Person County; meets the first Wednesday of the month at 5:30 pm. Application can be printed from the Commissioner's page and submitted to the County Manager's office.


Subcommittees:  7 Positions open for Friends of the Parks

 We are always looking for citizens to apply and be part of our subcommittees. Theses subcommittees include: Athletics, Arts, Friends of the Parks, Facilities, Special Olympics and Finance. Each committee is a 2 year commitment and begins on January 1. If you are interested in any of these committees, please print the application below and mail to our office at 425 Long Avenue, Roxboro, 27573. Some committees are still looking for more members, please call 336-597-1755 to check availability.

Click here to download subcommittte application

 Click here to download volunteer application


Various volunteer opportunities are available within the department;please contact our office for more information at 336-597-1755.

  • Coaches - Youth Athletics, Special Olympics
  • Special Olympics Events
  • Mayo Park Trails and Maintenance
  • Park Maintenance
  • Kirby Cultural Arts Center and Gallery