Parks and Recreation

Mission Statement

The mission of Anson County Parks and Recreation Department is to implement exciting and productive programs, which will enhance the overall quality of life for our citizens.

Message Center

Fox Squirrel at Little Park in Wadesboro

Newsletter / Articles

Anson County Parks and Recreation

Fall Registration 2015


Registration deadline is August 31, Anson County Parks and Recreation will be offering Youth Flag Football K - 6 grade, Tee Ball 4 - 6yrs old, Coach Pitch Baseball 7 - 8 yrs old, Micro Soccer 3 - 4yrs old, Youth Soccer K - 12 grade.

You may come to Little Park Office to register Monday - Friday from 8:30am - 5:00pm or to the schools on these dates.


Tuesday August 25th                3-5pm           Wadesboro Elementary

                                                                       Wadesboro Primary School


Wednesday August 26th           3-5pm           Peachland Polkton Elem

                                                                       Ansonville Elem


Thursday August 27th               3-5pm           Lilesville Elem Baseball Field

                                                                       Morven Elem

Deadline to register is Monday, August 31. Youth Soccer, Micro Soccer, Tee Ball, Coach Pitch are $25.00, Youth Flag Football is $30.00.

For more information, contact Jeff Waisner 704-695-2550, Wendell Small 704-695-2782, Morris Gatewood 704-694-5751. Email at


Jeff Waisner - Department Head, Director of Parks and Recreation, Building Maintenance Phone: 704-694-4327 or 704-695-2550

Wendell Small, CPRP - Aquatic / Athletic Program Supervisor Phone: 704-694-5868 or 704-695-2782

Morris Gatewood - Athletic Program Supervisor Phone: 704-694-5751


Anson Thread Trail

Kayak / Canoe Launch on the Rocky River

5437 Plank Road

Wadesboro, NC 28170

Directions: Take Hwy 52 North from Wadesboro to Ansonville. Take a left onto Plank Road in Ansonville and continue on Plank Road until you reach the Rocky River. Our Boat Landing is on the left.

Summer Hours are 7:00am - 7:00pm. Rules are posted at the Boat Landing.

Calendar 2015

Tennis Courts 2015

Part Time Staff

  •  James Buchanon

  • Josh McLaurin


Little Park

845 Airport Road

Wadesboro, NC 28170


Program Fees

Youth Football                 $30.00

Youth Soccer                   $25.00

Youth Baseball                 $25.00

Girls Softball                     $25.00

Youth Basketball               $25.00