Park watch: The Concord Parks and Recreation Department is seeking volunteers to participate in a park watch program for McGee Park and McEachern Greenway. An orientation meeting will be 5 p.m. June 7 at the picnic shelter McGee Park, 219 Corban Ave., E., Concord.
Volunteers needed: Wings of Eagles Ranch, a therapeutic horseback riding center in Concord, needs volunteers for summer camp programs June 14-17, June 28-July 2, July 12-16 and Aug. 9-13. Training sessions will be held 5-9 p.m. June 4 and 8 a.m.-noon June 5. Details: www.wingsofeaglesranch.org.
Survey: The Harrisburg Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a survey that will help town officials develop a parks and recreation master plan. Results of the survey will help plan future programs and parks. Details: harrisburgmasterplan.publishpath.com.
Splash Pad opens: The Splash Pad at Village Park in Kannapolis will begin daily operations June 5. An aquatic playground designed for all ages, the Splash Pad will be open 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-6 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $1 per person. Details: 704-920-4339.
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