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Parks and Recreation Department

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Welcome to the Town of South Boston Recreation Department webpage.  Our personnel are dedicated and work hard to provide our community with a variety of activities that help our citizens and families come together while giving our children a safe environment to participate in sports and group activities.  Whether at our Community Center, Recreation Department Facility, one of our several parks, or on our trails we believe you will find something for you and your family to do here in South Boston. 

                               Recreation Director Matthew McCargo Jr.
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‘Matt’ serves as Director of Parks and Recreation. He has held this position for 30 years. He can reached by email at, or by calling (434) 446-1801 or (434) 575-4230. His offices are located at  Washington Coleman Community Center and the South Boston Recreation Center, both on Jeffress Blvd., South Boston, VA.

Want to keep up to date on all that we have going on from daily to special events to our league play.  To find out everything we have happening now and planned go to our BULLETIN BOARD .   Our alerts and updates below will let you know of important updates from us.  If you want to be notified by email of any updates or changes to our website, click on "eNotify" below and sign up for notifications from our site.  If you would like to send us message click here to go to our information / comment page.

Alerts and Updates:
June 15, 2021 - We are back to full operations and offering numerous daily activities and special events.  Click on Bulletin Board for information on all of our events and activities for you and your family.  We hope to see you soon!

October 14, 2021 - We are gearing up for our basketball leagues to resume play later this year.  Click here to see important dates for sign-ups and meetings for all of our leagues!

October 17, 2021
-Business &Industrial/ Thirty & Over Basketball League began play on Sundays at the South Boston Recreation Center. Click here to see schedule.

July 1, 2021 - Due to demand for our Kids Art Camp coming up July 19 - 23, 2021 we have added a second class to each day, click here for more details!

To stay in the know, click on eNotify and go register today to receive an email anytime we make changes or add anything to our alerts and updates.