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Conservation Corps North Carolina is hosting the Raleigh Youth Crew at Dorothea Dix Park this summer.  The mission of the Conservation Corps North Carolina (CCNC) is to empower young adults through meaningful outdoor work that benefits North Carolina’s land and water and creates healthy communities. CCNC is hiring for the Raleigh Youth Crew summer jobs now, apply today!
Creating a waterfront for Raleigh The creek project seeks to create a beautiful, inviting place where visitors can hear the babbling of the stream and chirping of birds, and kids can learn about tadpoles becoming frogs – a real escape to nature in the heart of the city.
UPDATE: Thursday, December 17, 2020 Hours Limited, Refunds Available For the rest of its run through Dec. 31, Nights of Lights will honor all tickets purchased for time slots from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Anyone who purchased tickets for 8, 8:30 or 9 p.m. for from Dec. 17 through Dec. 31 will automatically be issued a full refund beginning Thursday afternoon.
Here's What Park Visitors Need To Know Monday, Dec. 14 through Thursday, Dec. 31, Nights of Lights drive-thru light show event is taking place at Dix Park. Consider Alternate Routes
Chapel Renovations Underway As a place that honors the past, celebrates the present and inspires the future, the chapel and its grounds will demonstrate the transformative power of Dix Park.