Audrey Moore RECenter

The Audrey Moore RECenter is a public recreation center located in the Wakefield Park in Annandale. It originally opened as the Wakefield Recreation Center on April 16, 1977.[1]

Funding for construction of the Wakefield Recreation Center was included in a bond referendum approved in November, 1971.[2] The building was designed by Taylor Garvin Associates and built by M. L. Whitlow at a cost of $2.7 million over two years beginning in April 1975.[1]

The center was renamed to honor former Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chair and Annandale District Supervisor Audrey Moore on May 4, 2002.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Royse, Pat. "Recreation Complex Opens in Annandale." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): 155. May 12 1977.ProQuest. Web. 5 Aug. 2016.
  2. Moore, Timothy. "Park for all Seasons in Fairfax." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): 1. Apr 14 1977. ProQuest. Web. 5 Aug. 2016.

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