Welcome to our new Western Harnett Youth Recreation (WHYRec) website. Our goal is to provide clear communication, up-to-date schedules, and timely alerts for our community to stay informed. Check back often or visit us on our Facebook page for more information and upcoming fall registration details.
Registration for Basketball will be held October 26th thru November 7th for boys ages 4-15 and girls ages 4-13. You may register weekdays, October 26th-30th and November 2nd-6th from 9am-12noon and also on Saturdays, October 31st and November 7th from 9am-1pm at the Recreation office located between Western Harnett Middle and High schools. You may also register online on our website starting at 9am on October 26th. (NOTE: Online registration will close at 1:00pm on Saturday, Novenber 7th.) If you elect to come to the office to register, a face covering is highly recommended to enter the building and the ONLY Payments accepted at the office are Check, Cash or Money Order. A child must turn 4 before January 1, 2021 and a male cannot turn 16 or a female cannot turn 14 before January 1, 2021 in order to be eligible to play.
Registration fees cover the following:
Athletic Equipment (Catcher's equipment, Helmets, Game & Practice Balls, Football Gear, etc...)
Game Officials (Umpires/Referees)
Utilities (Water & Lights)
Field Maintenance Equipment (Gator, Sand Pro, Rakes, Shovels, Tamps, Gas & Oil for Equipment, etc...)
Field Maintenance (Paint, Chemicals for weed control, Laser grading of the infield, Grass seed to repair high traffic areas, Turface for moisture control, Quick dry material, etc...)