Building a castle in Wilmington


Helpers came in many forms at the community playground construction at David Williams Park on Saturday.

Helpers came in many forms at the community playground construction at David Williams Park on Saturday.


John Hamilton | News Journal

The community came together on Saturday as well as Sunday to help build the new Castle Park II playground at David Williams Park in Wilmington. Due to the weather conditions at several points this week, the work wasn’t quite completed — it’s estimated that 70-80 percent of it has been finished, so there will be some build days upcoming.


John Hamilton | News Journal

Jerrica Smith and her husband, Austin, stopped in to help build the new playground at David Williams Park on Saturday after taking part in the Little Hearts, Big Smiles 5K on Saturday.


John Hamilton | News Journal

Helpers came in many forms at the community playground construction at David Williams Park on Saturday.

The community came together on Saturday as well as Sunday to help build the new Castle Park II playground at David Williams Park in Wilmington. Due to the weather conditions at several points this week, the work wasn’t quite completed — it’s estimated that 70-80 percent of it has been finished, so there will be some build days upcoming.

Jerrica Smith and her husband, Austin, stopped in to help build the new playground at David Williams Park on Saturday after taking part in the Little Hearts, Big Smiles 5K on Saturday.

Helpers came in many forms at the community playground construction at David Williams Park on Saturday.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/05/web1_Park-Build-Sat-2-Ted.jpgHelpers came in many forms at the community playground construction at David Williams Park on Saturday. John Hamilton | News Journal

The community came together on Saturday as well as Sunday to help build the new Castle Park II playground at David Williams Park in Wilmington. Due to the weather conditions at several points this week, the work wasn’t quite completed — it’s estimated that 70-80 percent of it has been finished, so there will be some build days upcoming.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/05/web1_Park-Build-Sat-5.jpgThe community came together on Saturday as well as Sunday to help build the new Castle Park II playground at David Williams Park in Wilmington. Due to the weather conditions at several points this week, the work wasn’t quite completed — it’s estimated that 70-80 percent of it has been finished, so there will be some build days upcoming. John Hamilton | News Journal

Jerrica Smith and her husband, Austin, stopped in to help build the new playground at David Williams Park on Saturday after taking part in the Little Hearts, Big Smiles 5K on Saturday.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/05/web1_Park-Build-Sat-3-Smiths.jpgJerrica Smith and her husband, Austin, stopped in to help build the new playground at David Williams Park on Saturday after taking part in the Little Hearts, Big Smiles 5K on Saturday. John Hamilton | News Journal