Parks and Recreation

City of Hartsville Opens Outdoor Basketball Court

The City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation Department has opened an outdoor basketball court on the campus of Byerly Park located at 701 West Washington Street. This court is open daily from Dawn to Dusk and is free to the public. This court was a vision brought forth by the City of Hartsville’s Parks Committee and funded by The Byerly Foundation and the City of Hartsville.

Adam Bedard, City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation Manager says, “This outdoor basketball court […]

July 29th, 2019|News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release|Comments Off on City of Hartsville Opens Outdoor Basketball Court

City Swim Partnership with Hartsville YMCA

 

The City of Hartsville is excited to announce a partnership with the Hartsville YMCA to begin Hartsville City Swim. This summer program is designed to offer a safe, inviting swim program to residents in the City of Hartsville in the indoor pool facility located in the Hartsville YMCA at 111 East Carolina Avenue, Hartsville, SC 29550. Hartsville City Swim is free and open to all Hartsville residents with proof of residency and a picture ID. Children under the age […]

July 9th, 2019|Events, News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release, Tourism|Comments Off on City Swim Partnership with Hartsville YMCA

Expanded Playground at Byerly Park Officially Open

 

The City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce the opening of the new expanded handicapable playground on the campus of Byerly Park. The playground is located between the tennis courts and the track and field area. This new and improved playground is an expansion to Garrison’s Place, previously located just outside of Neptune Island Waterpark. Garrison’s Place was originally opened in June 2014 after local families started a campaign for “Special Play for Special Kids.” […]

January 28th, 2019|News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release, Tourism|Comments Off on Expanded Playground at Byerly Park Officially Open

10 Year Celebration of Coach TB Thomas Sports Center

The City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a celebration to recognize the 10 year anniversary of the commemoration and naming of the Coach TB Thomas Sports Center. The festivities will be held at the Coach TB Thomas Sports Center located at 701 Washington Street, Hartsville, SC on December 14 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  There will be a small program celebrating the life and legacy of Coach TB Thomas. Light refreshments will be served […]

December 6th, 2018|Events, News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release|Comments Off on 10 Year Celebration of Coach TB Thomas Sports Center

City of Hartsville Observes SC Arbor Day

The City of Hartsville will observe South Carolina Arbor Day on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 10 a.m. in The Vista at the corner of Railroad Avenue and Coker Avenue. Arbor Day is celebrated in the state of South Carolina on the first Friday in the month of December to mark the beginning of the state’s planting season. The observance ceremony will be held at the corner of Railroad Avenue and Coker Avenue. City of Hartsville representatives will be […]

November 29th, 2018|Events, News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release|Comments Off on City of Hartsville Observes SC Arbor Day

Hartsville Hosts Showdown in the Pee Dee II

Lauren Baker, City of Hartsville Public Information Officer
lauren.baker@hartsvillesc.gov
843.917.0584

For Immediate Release — September 24, 2018

Hartsville Hosts Showdown in the Pee Dee II
Hartsville, SC—The Hartsville and Darlington County Parks and Recreation Departments in conjunction with One More Round Boxing Club are proud to host the Showdown in the Pee Dee II this Saturday, September 29th at 4:00 p.m. at Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center. Larry Frazier, Hartsville native and renowned Golden Glove Recipient, is assisting with the organization of the event […]

September 24th, 2018|Events, News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release, Tourism|Comments Off on Hartsville Hosts Showdown in the Pee Dee II

City Unleashes Pawesome New Dog Park (UPDATED)

The City of Hartsville’s "Barks & Recreation" Department has recently completed a new Dog Park at the Byerly Park recreation complex and is holding a ribbon cutting and grand opening on May 17.

May 11th, 2018|News, Parks and Recreation, Press Release|Comments Off on City Unleashes Pawesome New Dog Park (UPDATED)

Explore Aviation with the EAA International Young Eagles Rally

Explore aviation with the EAA International Young Eagles Rally on Sat., Oct. 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hartsville Regional Airport, located at 1083 Hartsville Airport Rd. sponsored by City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation.

Kids ages 8 to 17 will have a free opportunity to explore aviation through ground course instruction, aeronautical exploration, and a 15 to 20 minute flight. All participants will have their picture taken and will be awarded a certificate upon completion of […]

October 2nd, 2017|Parks and Recreation|Comments Off on Explore Aviation with the EAA International Young Eagles Rally

Parks & Recreation 2017 6v6 Soccer Champions Crowned

Congratulations to the winners of the Hartsville Parks 7 Rec's 2017 6v6 soccer league!

September 21st, 2017|News, Parks and Recreation|Comments Off on Parks & Recreation 2017 6v6 Soccer Champions Crowned

Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center to be home court of Florence Wildcats in partnership with City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation

In partnership with the City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation department, the semi-pro basketball team, the Florence Wildcats have chosen Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center in Hartsville as their home court for this season. The Florence Wildcats home opener is set for Saturday, May 13 beginning at 5 p.m. The Wildcats will face the Petersburg Cavaliers of Petersburg, Virginia. The Wildcats open the home stretch at 2-3, while Petersburg comes to town 4-3.

“We’re excited about hosting the Florence Wildcats […]

May 10th, 2017|News, Parks and Recreation|Comments Off on Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center to be home court of Florence Wildcats in partnership with City of Hartsville Parks and Recreation