Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission


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VOLUNTEERS IN PARKS @ VARIOUS LOCATIONS

The Charleston County Parks & Recreation Commission's mission is to improve the quality of life in Charleston County by offering a diverse system of park facilities, programs & services. Volunteers and volunteerism play an important role in helping CCPRC achieve it's mission through stewardship efforts, program support and operational assistance.

Activity Shifts Start End
Cart Assistant @ Isle of Palms County Park 37 4/27/2019 9/1/2019
Green Team @ Isle of Palms County Park 16 4/27/2019 8/31/2019

CHARLESTON SPRINT TRIATHLON SERIES @ JAMES ISLAND COUNTY PARK

The five-race  Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series at James Island County Park features 600-yard freshwater swim, 12-mile bike ride, and 5K flat run. Over 30,000 people have raced the series over the years, and the series has been honored as one of the top ten Charleston Signature Sport Events by the Charleston Metro Sports Council.

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Course Breakdown 5 5/19/2019 8/11/2019
Course Monitors & Water Stations 5 5/19/2019 8/11/2019
Course Set Up 5 5/17/2019 8/9/2019
General-I’ll Do Anything!!! 5 5/19/2019 8/11/2019
Pre-Race Packet Pick-Up 0 5/18/2019 8/10/2019
Race Day Packet Pick-Up Volunteer 5 5/19/2019 8/11/2019

HOPS AND VINES @MCLEOD PLANTATION

Activity Shifts Start End
Event Volunteer 0 5/24/2019 6/13/2019

MOONLIGHT MIXER @ FOLLY BEACH FISHING PIER

Shag the night away under the stars at the Folly Beach Pier, where DJ Jim Bowers will be spinning the hottest oldies and beach music for you all night long.

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Gate Attendant 0 5/24/2019 9/13/2019

MOTOWN IN THE MOONLIGHT@ THE MT.PLEASANT PIER

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Gate Attendant 0 5/4/2019 9/21/2019

MULLET HAUL 5K & 10K TRAIL RUN @MULLET HALL EQUESTRIAN CENTER(Johns Island County Park)

The Mullet Haul features both a 5-mile and a 10-mile race on the trails of the Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park. While not required, we encourage racers to sport their mullets, either authentic or artificial, as part of this themed event.

Activity Shifts Start End
Course Monitors & Water Stations 1 4/27/2019 4/27/2019
Race Day Packet Pick-Up Volunteers 1 4/27/2019 4/27/2019
Set Up, Food Prep and Beer Server 1 4/27/2019 4/27/2019

SALUTE THE SOLSTICE CHARLESTON YOGA FEST @ JAMES ISLAND COUNTY PARK

Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission, Move IT! Charleston County, and the Charleston yoga community present the 2019 Salute the Solstice Charleston Yoga Fest at James Island County Park. Throughout history, solstices and equinoxes have been sacred points to honor the flow of life on earth. The Summer Solstice is a time for us to come back to balance, and thrive in the joys of life. As the sun rises to the highest point in the sky, Charleston will gather to Salute the Solstice, celebrating our connection and the light that is within each of us. This gathering is an opportunity to practice with teachers from Charleston's yoga studios. You'll experience meditation, 108 Sun Salutations, safe hands-on adjustments, live music and the sweetness of moving in nature.

Activity Shifts Start End
Check In Volunteer 0 6/20/2019 6/20/2019
General Volunteer 0 6/20/2019 6/20/2019
Photographer 0 6/20/2019 6/20/2019
Pre-Race Prep 1 6/10/2019 6/10/2019
Set up and Break Down Crew 1 6/20/2019 6/20/2019

SHAGGIN' ON THE COOPER @ THE MT. PLEASANT PIER

Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for summer and Shaggin’ on the Pier! Live music will fill the air with local bands performing throughout the season at the Mount Pleasant Pier. Gates open at 7:00pm and the music begins at 8:00pm. All ages are invited to let loose, breathe in the ocean breeze and dance the night away under the stars.

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Gate Attendant 0 4/27/2019 9/7/2019

SPECIAL NEEDS SUPER HERO PARTY@ THE TOWN OF MT. PLEASANT VISITORS CENTER

Held at the Cooper River room at Town of Mt. Pleasant Visitors Center

Activity Shifts Start End
Event Volunteer 1 5/1/2019 5/1/2019

STARLIGHT YOGA AT FOLLY BEACH COUNTY PARK

Sand serves as the classroom floor and crashing waves as the soundtrack at this flowing yoga class with instructor Ji Hwang.

Rain date will be Thursday, June 14.

Activity Shifts Start End
Event Assistant 1 6/6/2019 6/6/2019

THE GREEN TEAM

Through park sweeps, resource recovery, and other volunteer activities, the CCPRC Green Team will have fun while doing their part to protect their county parks.
The Green Team will:
i. help to encourage and protect the stability, integrity, value, and beauty of the County Park's natural and historical resources
ii. cultivate an ethic of stewardship
iii. make Charleston's County Parks a model of environmental stewardship for the region

Activity Shifts Start End
Boat Landing Sweep @John P limehouse Landing 1 7/20/2019 7/20/2019
Beach Sweep @ Folly Beach Fishing Pier 2 6/15/2019 11/16/2019
Beach Sweep @ Lighthouse Inlet Heritage Preserve 1 8/17/2019 8/17/2019
Beach Sweeper @ Kiawah Beachwalker Park 1 10/12/2019 10/12/2019
Boat Landing Sweep @Wappoo Cut Landing 1 12/14/2019 12/14/2019
Boat Landing Sweep @WO Thomas Jr Landing 1 5/11/2019 5/11/2019

WHEEL TO SURF-ADAPTIVE RECREATION SURFING @FOLLY BEACH COUNTY PARK

This unique event provides individuals with physical disabilities the opportunity to experience surfing! Adaptive surfing staff from partner organizations Ocean Cure and Adaptive Surf Project will provide instruction and assistance in a controlled environment.

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Surfing Registration and Set Up/ Clean Up @ Folly Beach 1 5/4/2019 5/4/2019
Beach/Participant Transport 2 5/4/2019 5/4/2019
Surfing - Shallow Water Safety 2 5/4/2019 5/4/2019
Surfing- Deep Water Safety 2 5/4/2019 5/4/2019
Surfing -Mid Water Safety 2 5/4/2019 5/4/2019

WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY@ OLD TOWNE CREEK COUNTY PARK

Explore West Ashley's beautiful Old Towne Creek County Park during Wine Down Wednesday. Guests will enjoy wine, food truck fare, and live music at this hidden gem located in West Ashley

Activity Shifts Start End
ID Checker 0 4/24/2019 5/8/2019
Wine Server 0 4/24/2019 5/8/2019

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Mission Statement

The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission will improve the quality of life in Charleston County by offering a diverse system of park facilities, programs and services.