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Pine treeHoliday in the Park is currently searching for volunteers to set on the Committee and help with setting up the lighting displays for the Holiday Season for our Community. The Committee strives to create a festive atmosphere for Parkersburg while promoting tourism to both City and Southwood Parks.  If you would be interested or would like more information please contact BL BROOKOVER <somethingdifferent3wv@gmail.com>

Make a donation to the Wood County Recreation Commission Bennett "Benny" Stump Fund

Benny Stump dedicated his life to youth sports and recreation and served on the Wood County Recreation Commission Board for many years.  He had requested that, upon his death, donations be made in his memory to the Wood County Recreation Commission.  You can honor Benny and ensure the continuation of the Wood County Recreation Commission and children's sports and recreation programming for generations to come by donating to this fund.  There are two ways to donate:
  • Send a payment to the Wood County Recreation Commission specifying that it is to go the WCRC Benny Stump Fund
  • Make a donation directly to the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation specifying the Wood County Recreation Commission Bennett "Benny" Stump Fund

Make a direct donation to the Wood County Recreation Commission 

You can support the Wood County Recreation Commission and it's current programming by making a donation. 
Just send your payment to:
Wood County Recreation Commission
P.O. Box 1306
Parkersburg, WV 26102

Volunteer with Wood County Recreation!

We are always looking for volunteers in all our programs.  If you're a happy person who loves kids we have a place for you in our organization.  Be a volunteer coach, help us out in the office, help us with fundraising events or special events...there are a number of ways to volunteer for the Wood County Recreation Commission.  Just click on the link below to let us know how you are interesting in volunteering. All employees and volunteers MUST pass a background check when working a program. NO exceptions.



Full Time Position available as of 12/9/14.  Duties of program coordination include, but are not limited to:  budgeting, sports knowledge, program supervision, inventory, computer knowledge, scheduling, hiring, registration of participants, background checks, good communication and people skills.  Payroll/bookkeeping experience a plus.  Must pass a background check.  Starting salary $22,500.00 plus benefits.  Please send resume to WCRC PO Box 1306 Parkersburg WV 26102.  Resumes MUST be postmarked by 12/27/14.  No phone calls or emails, please.

 We are currently in need of a beginner volleyball league supervisor. This is a paid position for overseeing the 4th/5th grade league on Saturdays (Jan 3-March 7) from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm.