Shelby County Parks 717 Burks Branch Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065 502.633.5059

Contact Us / Cancellations

See below for Cancellations, Job Openings, Employment Application, Park Hours and Direct Contacts.

CANCELLATIONS:  For current FAC, Park Program, and Athletics:  CLICK HERE.

To sign up for text and/or e-mail alerts:  CLICK HERE.

Employment Application – Click this link if you wish to fill out & submit online
Employment Application – Click this link if you wish to print and submit in person

Current Position Openings:

AQUATICS DIRECTOR

  • Shelbyville-Shelby County Parks & Recreation is seeking an Aquatics Director for the Family Activity Center. Position is full time with benefits. Under the supervision of the Director of Parks & Recreation and/or FAC Director, performs supervision, programming and maintenance functions for the Department of Parks & Recreation over a three-pool indoor/outdoor aquatic facility. Assist in the programming of the 40,000 sq. ft. Family Activity Center. Will be expected to work in other areas of the park and recreation programming and special events as needed. There will be weekend, night, overtime and holiday hours required in the work schedule.  Equal Opportunity Employer.  Deadline to Register has been extended to Thursday, MAY 18th 2017 at 4:00 PM E.T.
  • Aquatics Director Job Description



All city and county parks and trails are open dawn to dusk except Clear Creek Park. 

FAC hours click here.

Clear Creek Park Hours: 

  • April – October:  Mon – Fri:  5:30 AM – 10:00 PM / Sat – Sun 6:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • November – March:  Mon – Fri:  5:30 AM – 9:00 PM / Sat – Sun 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Parks Board Meeting Information:  board meeting information and public speaking policies   parks board bylaws   For additional parks board information, CLICK HERE

For general park system information, questions or concerns:

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: info@shelbycountyparks.com

Director of Parks and Recreation:

Shawn W. Pickens

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: spickens@shelbycountyparks.com

For Family Activity Center (FAC) and Waldridge Center information, questions, or concerns:

Taylor Grayson, FAC Director

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: tgrayson@shelbycountyparks.com

For Aquatics information including lap swimming, open swimming, swim teams, swim lessons, pool rentals and more:

Taylor Grayson, FAC Director

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: tgrayson@shelbycountyparks.com

For Park Programs and special events information including After School Camp, Summer Camp and Holiday Camp (C3 Camps):

Jeff Ware, Park Program Director

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: jware@shelbycountyparks.com

For park youth and adult sports information:

Geralyn Groves, Athletics Secretary

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: ggroves@shelbycountyparks.com

 

Other Park Contacts:

Lake Shelby Campground Manager, Bob Dennie:  502-633-5069

Red Orchard Park:

Shelby Trails Park:

Shelby County Parks Foundation: Clay Cottongim:  502-437-5344. Email:  ccottongim@shelbycountyparks.com

Clear Creek Trailblazers:  Jerry Scrogham, Volunteer Coordinator. Email:  trailblazers@shelbycountyparks.com

Finchville Park:  Shelter / meeting room rentals and park information:  Ashley Coulter, 502-633-5059. Email:  acoulter@shelbycountyparks.com

All other park system inquiresinfo@shelbycountyparks.com