Park Clean Up!

Park Clean Up!

April 1, 2017 It is time once again to clean Hanes Park as part of the Great American Clean Up. Keep Winston Salem Beautiful! provides us with supplies and lunch. Stay tuned for more info. Please RSVP to contact@friendsofhanespark.org.

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Saturday, Oct. 3: Work Day

Saturday, Oct. 3: Work Day

As part of Keep Winston-Salem Beautiful!’s Big Sweep, Creek Week Clean-Up and to fulfill our commitment as Adopt-A-Park participants, we have scheduled a Park Work Day for Saturday, October 3 from 9 a.m. – Noon. Supplies and lunch will be provided by Keep Winston-Salem Beautiful! We recommend you wear long sleeves, long pants, waterproof or work boots and other protective clothing! PLEASE – Save the Date and plan to join us! We will...

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Public Input Meeting: July 21, 2015

Public Input Meeting: July 21, 2015

            MLA Group, the architects developing the Repair and Restoration Plan for Hanes Park has invited the public to a meeting. During the meeting, they will present the results of their research and site analysis. The public is invited to share their thoughts and input. See their attached flyer. Date: July 21, 2015 Time: 6–7:30pm Place: Wiley Middle School Host: City of Winston Salem Recreation and Parks...

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Work Day: March 21, 2015

Work Day: March 21, 2015

Time for some Spring Cleaning! As adopters of Hanes Park, we have committed to at least 4 work days a year to contribute to the maintenance of Hanes Park. We will be meeting for our first work day of 2015 this coming Saturday, March 21 in conjunction with The Great American Clean Up. It is time for some spring cleaning and the Park could really use your help! Our goal is not only to pick up litter and downed limbs but also to carefully trim...

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Big Sweep 2014

Big Sweep 2014

Join us on Saturday, October 4 from 9 a.m. – Noon for The Big Sweep as Friends of Hanes Park takes part in this annual city-wide event organized by Keep Winston-Salem Beautiful! KWSB will provide gloves, trash bags, water as well as pizza & soda for lunch. Our plans include weeding flower beds, weeding invasive plants from the stream banks and picking up litter and debris. Wear sturdy close toed shoes (consider bringing an extra pair in...

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Pedestrian Audit Planned

Pedestrian Audit Planned

Hello Friends and Neighbors, We welcome you to share your experience, voice your concerns and express your ideals as Friends of Hanes Park meets with City of Winston Salem staff from the Departments of Transportation, Recreation and Parks, Vegetation Management and more to conduct a Pedestrian Audit of the Hanes Park perimeter. Please join the Pedestrian Audit Team as we assess crosswalks, curbs, sight lines, signage, traffic patterns and much...

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Keep Hanes Park Beautiful!

Keep Hanes Park Beautiful!

We are organizing a group to join in as part of Keep America Beautiful to clean up Hanes Park on March 23. Please join us! We plan to collect debris and litter from the stream, remove vines and pick up downed limbs from the banks. Use the contact form on this website to let us know you plan to help out. Thank...

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