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

Parks and Recreation Email List - for updates on programs, registration, and cancellations.

Send your email address to Wendell Small at



Registration for Spring Programs such as Tee Ball, Coach Pitch, Soccer, Micro Soccer will start March 3.

Registration for Summer Programs such as Swim Lessons will start on March 3.


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

Wendell Small, CPRP - Aquatic / Athletic Program Supervisor, Anson Thread Trail Coordinator
Phone: 704-694-5868

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

Wendell Williamson - Maintenance

Earl Rorie - Maintenance

Alan Clark - Maintenance


Calendar 2015

Current Events

Tennis Courts 2014

Part Time Staff

  •  James Buchanon

  • Josh McLaurin

  • Chris Christian

  • Alisha Hartley


Anson Thread Trail

The Blueway Master Plan has been approved for Anson County. 

We received the implementation grant from Carolina Thread Trail to start work on Launch Site #1.

We are constructing Site #1 at this time. 

Little Park
845 Airport Road
Wadesboro, NC 28170


Program Fees

Youth Football                 $30.00

Youth Soccer                   $25.00

Cheerleader                     $18.00 
*Parents responsible for uniforms*

Youth Baseball                 $25.00

Girls Softball                     $25.00

Youth Basketball               $25.00  *Winter

Youth Swim Lessons         $18.00  *Summer