My Durham

"For Teens, Built By Teens"

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Looking for something fun to do after school? We've got you covered. Join us for an afternoon of activities! From basketball and painting to park clean-ups and job skills training, we have a wide variety of things for you and your friends to enjoy. 

Who: All teens, ages 13 to 18 years old

What: Free, after-school, drop-in programming and activities 

When: Every Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Apply for a free membership and get unlimited access to all of the MyDurham programs! Click the 'Sign Up Today' tab to get started!

November 2017 Program Calendars

Scroll through the calendars below and click on one of the Recreation Center calendars to see what activities we have scheduled for the month. The calendars will be updated on a monthly basis.

WD Hill Recreation Center

WD Hill Nov 2017

I.R. Holmes Sr. Rec Center

IR Holmes Nov 2017

Edison Johnson Rec Center

Edison Johnson Nov 2017

Walltown Park Rec Center

Walltown Nov 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the "My Durham" program?
My Durham is a free, membership based, after-school program open to young adults between the ages of 13 and 18 years old.

What times are the programs offered?
Every Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where are the programs offered?
We have four community centers that are offering My Durham young adult programming, including: 

  • Edison Johnson Recreation Center - 500 W. Murray Avenue, 919-560-4270
  • I.R Holmes Sr. Recreation Center - 2000 S. Alston Avenue, 919-560-4444
  • W.D. Hill Recreation Center - 1308 Fayetteville Street 919-560-4292
  • Walltown Park Recreation Center - 1308 W. Club Boulevard, 919-560-2496

Do I have to come every week and stay for all of the programs?
Not at all! You and your friends are welcome to come and go as you please. Just make sure to check in at the front desk!

What types of programs and activities are offered?
We've got everything you can think of and more! From sports like basketball, kickball and hockey to job prep classes to crafts and dance lessons. There's something for everyone to enjoy!

How can I sign up for a membership?
It's fast and easy - go online! Visit My Durham Membership to sign up. Don't have time to fill out an application online? Swing by the front desk before attending a program and they'll take care of you.

Are there volunteer and job opportunities?
Several of our programs include Park Cleanups and Event Setups - we are happy to sign off on volunteer hours if you participate. For open and available jobs, visit DurhamNC.Gov