Volunteer Opportunities


Volunteer. Participate. Enjoy.

New Bern Parks & Recreation offers many ways for you to volunteer.  A sample list is below:

  • Coaching youth sports
  • Working at an event
  • Participating in a park project
  • Serving as a chaperone
  • Assisting as an attendant at a recreation center
  • Joining our youth mentoring initiatives
  • Sponsoring a youth or adult program

And more!

It's real simple to get involved. Complete the Volunteer Application and mail it to New Bern Parks & Recreation, PO Box 1129, New Bern, NC 28563-1129

You may also drop it off at the nearest recreation center or at Parks & Recreation Administration which is located at 1307 Country Club Road. If you would like to email the application, click here. Then sit back and wait for a call from the appropriate staff member. Volunteering is just that simple!

Thanks in advance! We look forward to adding you to our team of volunteers.