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Recreation, Parks & Culture Department


The mission of the Recreation, Parks and Culture Department is to provide comprehensive recreational programs that must meet the needs of a diverse and changing community.

We strive to achieve a vital and responsive role to enrich the quality of life for the citizens of District Heights by providing

  • Opportunities which reflect the recreation interests of all District Heights residents.
  • Recreation opportunities within the financial ability of all people.
  • Recreation programs for residents with varying degrees of skills and programs for progressive advancement.
  • Occasions for citizens to become involved in recreational planning and to assist in implementing programs.

If you have questions about our programs, or facilities please contact the center.


Special Events List for 2018

Valentine/Blacks History Party – February 14, 2018

Intramural Sports March Madness – March 1, 2018

Easter/Spring Break – April TBD

Mother’s Day Brunch – May 12, 2018

District Heights Day – June 2, 2018

Father’s Day Event – June TBD

Summer Camp – June TBD

Summer Tournament – July 2, 3, 5, 9, & 10th

Fourth of July Fireworks – July 4, 2018

Halloween – October 31, 2018

Thanksgiving Luncheon – November 19, 2018

Children’s Christmas Party – December 15, 2018

Christmas Tournament – December 17, 19, 20, 26, & 27th


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