Asheville Parks & Recreation Offers Virtual Summer Programs

Although traditional summer programs aren’t an option, you can still enjoy lots of great activities by going virtual.

Virtual Summer Camp. With plenty of activities designed specially for rising first-graders through rising ninth graders, youth can join their friends online and have a great summer camp experience from home. The camp is free, and you can make arrangements to pickup materials for each week’s program. For more information, contact Kimberly at (828) 450-4896 or Maxime at (828) 620-1939. Ready to register? Go to to sign up!

Remember When? This is a new online storytelling club for older adults. The program meets every other Friday from 9 to 11 a.m. and gives adults a chance to socialize, even when staying home. Each session has a theme, and sharing of photos and mementos is encouraged. Programs will be recorded so that these priceless histories are preserved. The program is free. Sign up at or contact Olive at for more information.

If eSports is your thing, get ready! Asheville Parks & Recreation’s eSports program launches July 20. Different games, different days, and different leagues mean a chance to compete for everyone! Compete head to head with other gamers playing NBA2K, Madden 20, Fortnite, and Rocket League. Register today at to secure your spot.

For information about these and all Asheville Parks & Recreation programs, visit Asheville Parks & Recreation Facebook page at, go to, or call (828) 259-5800. Remember, you can register online at


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