News & Announcements

Posted on: September 23, 2022

Interest Meeting for Potential Adaptive Recreation Parent Support Group September 29

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The Loudoun County Adaptive Recreation Program is hosting a meeting to evaluate the interest in creating a Parents of Children with Disabilities Support Group. Many parents of children with disabilities feel overwhelmed and isolated and this group will gi...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Special Activities Planned for Hal & Berni Hanson Regional Park Grand Opening

Link to information about the grand opening for the Hal & Berni Hanson Regional Park

Loudoun County invites members of the public to enjoy the first full day of operations at the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Saturday, September 24, 2022, with special events planned from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. To commemorate the opening of the par...

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

County Offers Art Workshop for Caregivers of Seniors

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The Area Agency on Aging will facilitate a group for caregivers to experience an afternoon of communal art and empathy. The group will practice art forms and techniques together while having the opportunity to relate and build relationships with other car...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park Set for Sept. 23

Link to information about the Hal and Bernie Hanson Regional Park Project

Loudoun County invites members of the community to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the grand opening of the new Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Friday, September 23, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. The ceremony take place at the park’s Championship ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

County Offers Tai Ji Quan - Movement for Better Balance®

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging offers Tai Ji Quan - Movement for Better Balance® - to promote better balance, coordination, strength, activity and independence for seniors. A research-based balance training, Tai Ji Quan has its roots in the marti...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Lifeguard Shortage Affecting Hours of Operation at Claude Moore Pools

Link to information about hours of operation at Loudoun County pools

A shortage of lifeguards is impacting operations at the Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center pools and may impact hours at the other aquatic facilities operated by the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services. The life...

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Posted on: August 25, 2022

County to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Conklin Bike Park August 31

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and the South Riding Proprietary will celebrate the grand opening of the Conklin Bike Park with a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, August 31, 2022, at 6:00 p.m...

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

NOVA Parks Releases 2023-2027 Strategic Plan

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NOVA Parks has released a Strategic Plan with priorities that follow their values of conservation and entrepreneurship. 

This comprehensive vision includes:

  • Plant over 50,000 trees creating new areas of forest
  • Create or improve trails with a focus o...
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Posted on: July 13, 2022

Express Yourself: Loudoun Sponsors Art & Film Contest for Teens and Adults

Link to information about the Novel Expressions Art and Film Contest

Area teenagers and adults are invited to enter the “Novel Expressions Art and Film Contest” sponsored by Loudoun County Public Library, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and the Loudoun Youth Advisory Council. 

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Loudoun Wins National Achievement Awards for Innovation

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Loudoun County has been recognized with five 2022 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs. Loudoun’s award-winning programs, which include several that came out...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

Sign up to Receive Updates on Countywide Linear Parks and Trails System Plan

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The countywide Linear Parks and Trails System Plan (LPAT), approved by the Board of Supervisors July 6, 2021, offers a roadmap for the County and its partners to build out an interconnected system that protects natural and cultural resources, honors Loudo...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Loudoun Parks and Recreation Receives State Award for Arts Center Event

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The Virginia Recreation and Park Society (VRPS) recognized an event hosted in 2020 at the Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville, Virginia. The award was presented to the Loudoun County Department of Parks Recreation and Community...

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