Williamsburg Parks Dept joins Facebook, Instagram

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Social media wburg parks and recWilliamsburg residents and visitors now have two new ways to learn about the latest recreational events and activities in the city.

According to a news release, the City of Williamsburg Parks and Recreation Department has established its own Facebook page (/WilliamsburgRec) and Instagram page (@WilliamsburgRec).

“Our ability to utilize these two popular social networking platforms will support our ongoing efforts to increase communications with residents and area businesses,” Williamsburg Parks and Recreation Department Director Robbi Hutton said in the release.

She encourages residents and visitors to “Follow” and “Like” Williamsburg Parks and Recreation to receive “as-it-happens updates on recreation programs, athletic leagues, parks events, registration reminders, cancellations, facility closures, as well as other important information.”

In addition to the Parks and Recreation social media sites, general city information and announcements are posted on the city’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.

This park bench at College Landing Park is calling your name. Bring your lunch or a good book and relax. #playWburg

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