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 receive real-time cancellation information, sign up for text and/or e-mail alerts:  CLICK HERE.

EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION: 

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 as of 1/4/19: 

  • Fitness Instructors (multiple classes, certifications, etc.)
  • Custodians / Janitors (Part-Time)
  • Lifeguard (Part Time)
  • C3 School Camp Counselors

 

REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS:

The Shelbyville-Shelby County Parks Board will be accepting sealed bids on the Family Activity Center Roof Replacement Project located at 717 Burks Branch Rd., Shelbyville, KY 40065 until Thursday, Feb 28th, 2019 at 4 p.m.  A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on Thursday, February 7th at 2PM at the FAC.  Bids should be sent to the Family Activity Center at 717 Burks Branch Rd., Shelbyville, KY 40065, Attn: Park Director. Park has the right to reject any and all bids and lowest bid price is not guaranteed to be awarded.  Roof replacement should be full commercial quality.  The complete RFP with project requirements can be downloaded online at www.shelbycountyparks.com/contact-us, picked up in person at the above address, or received by making an appointment with Shawn Pickens, Park Director at Spickens@shelbycountyparks.com.

FAC Roof Project RFP 2019

 

PARK / TRAIL HOURS: 

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

 

CONTACT INFORMATION: 

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:

Lea Ann Wood, Office Manager

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

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

Rachel Baines, FAC Aquatics Director

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: mailto:rbaines@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

Taylor Grayson, Assistant Athletics Director

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

 

OTHER PARK CONTACTS: 

Lake Shelby Campground: 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:  Ashley Coulter, 502-633-5059. Email: acoulter@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