Town of Wake Forest

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We Offer Our Suggestions for Park Volunteer Event

The Town of Wake Forest is inviting area residents and nature lovers to celebrate National Trails Day this Saturday (June 7) during a family-friendly event at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. Beginning at 9 a.m. Wake Forest will recognize nearly 200 Adopt-a-Trail and Adopt-a-Stream volunteers during a special presentation in the Joyner Park Performance Garden. The ceremony will …

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Wake Forest Parks Department Picks New Logo

The Town of Wake Forest, whom I have a town crush on, has adopted a new logo and name for the Town parks program. According to the press release below the parks department has become multifaceted by being cultural, broad spectrum, and dynamic. Kind of sounds like the modern antibiotic approach to town park programs. Thankfully the Town of Wake …

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Wake Forest to Offer Cultural Swimming Lessons

Registration for the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department’s 2014 Summer Swim Lessons begins Monday, June 2, at 8 a.m. For the first time, PRCR is offering participants two ways to register – online and in-person. One-half the slots for each session will be allocated for online registrants while the other half will be reserved for walk-ins. Swim lesson …

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The Reason Your Trash is Still Sitting In Front of Your House

The Town of Wake Forest says that due to the Memorial Day holiday, this week’s garbage, recycling and yard waste collection schedules have changed. The Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday garbage and recycling route will run one day later than normal. So, for example, Monday’s route is being collected today and Friday’s route will be collected Saturday. But to keep …

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Making Wake Forest Habitable with AmeriCorps and Volunteers

Today launched the start of the Habitat Wake Build-a-Thon in Wake Forest. The project included finishing two homes, building three houses from start to finish, and Brush with Kindness exterior repair projects on eight more houses, all in Wake Forest. AmeriCorps volunteers from across the country participated with local Habitat for Humanity folks and other volunteers. I dropped by the …

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The Beans Spill on the Freakin’ Fast Internet Fiber to the Forest

Monday night was the first “Fiber to the Forest” meeting at the Renaissance Center. Details on the service were shared to us average folks for the first time. For those that are unaware and living under an internet rock, the Town of Wake Forest has embraced bringing gigabit (1,000 megabytes per second upload and download) to little old Wake Forest. …

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I See Dead People Tour – Wake Forest Edition

Today was the Wake Forest Cemetery walking tour put on by the Town. There was the cemetery, walking, and a self guided tour. Most of all the good bits you can read online here. You can even take the Wake Forest Cemetery virtual tour. But like all the other character(s) around here there were the usual interesting sights. Nothing says …

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And We Hoped You Could Face Paint a Cute Cat for Charity

Virtual cats, poetry, wood, and punch mark the highlights for the upcoming Wake Forest Art & Frame Shop event on May 9th. The Wake Forest Art & Frame Shop will be changing things up for Art After Hours on Friday, May 9, when the evening will focus not just on art, food, and fun but also on pussies in support …

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Do Not Do Acid Before Seeing Three by the Sea at Forest Moon Theater

The Town of Wake Forest just sent out the press release below about the upcoming production of ‘Three by the Sea’ by the good peeps at the Forest Moon Theater. Just occurred to me that many years ago I mooned someone in the forest. I think they stole my name. Anywho, the production is billed as “three unlikely friends – …

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Live in the Wake Forest General Area and Want Faster Internet?

The Town of Wake Forest just sent out the following press release below. It appears they are trying to identify areas in Town to be most likely to be served by the high-speed gigabit internet coming to our area. For more information on what this blazing fast internet opportunity means to you, read this. For those who live outside the …

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