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May 2, 2017, 12:00 PM @ Durham Convention and Visitors Bureau
May 2, 2017, 1:30 PM @ Durham County Department of Public Health/Durham County Human Services Building
May 2, 2017, 5:30 PM @ Holton Career and Resource Center
May 2, 2017, 5:30 PM @ Department of Economic and Workforce Development
May 2, 2017, 6:30 PM @ Department of Neighborhood Improvement Services/3rd Floor Conference Room
May 2, 2017, 7:00 PM @ Department of Neighborhood Improvement Services/3rd Floor Conference Room
May 3, 2017, 9:30 AM @ Committee Room/2nd Floor/City Hall
May 3, 2017, 6:00 PM @ George Watts Elementary School Playground
Subject: Ellerbee Creek Green Infrastructure Tour
Tour will begin at George Watts Elementary School Playground
May 4, 2017, 2:30 PM @ Office of Economic and Workforce Development
May 4, 2017, 3:00 PM @ Department of Community Development
May 4, 2017, 4:30 PM @ John O'Daniel Exchange/Multi-purpose Room
May 4, 2017, 6:00 PM @ Durham Armory
May 4, 2017, 6:30 PM @ Only Burger
May 5, 2017, 10:30 AM @ Department of Neighborhood Improvement Services/3rd Floor Conference Room
May 5, 2017, 11:00 AM @ Department of Neighborhood Improvement Services/3rd Floor Conference Room
May 1, 2017, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
May 4, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Committee Room
May 15, 2017, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Council Chambers
May 18, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Committee Room
May 12, 2017, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The City of Durham Spring Golf Classic benefiting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Durham. Captain's Choice with a 9:30 a.m. shotgun start. Visit http://DurhamNC.gov/GolfClassic to register.
May 1, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Duke Park
Join us as we listen to stories, play and explore some of our local parks! This program offers a lively mix of stories and rhymes for your toddler to enjoy. They'll also learn exciting new games to play and make new friends in their neighborhood. Comfortable clothing and shoes are recommended.
May 3, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Walltown Park Recreation Center
Have your toddler help us celebrate the holiday season and the start of spring! Enjoy story time, music, crafts and refreshments with this fun event.
May 3, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Oval Drive Park
Fun Caravan is a mobile recreation program that brings recreation to communities throughout Durham by providing a variety of fun, active, and challenging recreation experiences for children up to 12 years old. The program offers a variety of activities from arts and crafts to obstacle courses to more traditional games like relay races. Follow us to the Fun!
May 4, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Durham Center for Senior Life
Participants age 50+ are recognized for participating in the SilverArts and Games. Awards for the performing arts and SilverArts entries will be given out. There will also be performances to celebrate the closing of senior games.
May 5, 2017, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Edison Johnson Aquatics Center
Join us for a special evening of Recreational Swim (daily ad- mission fees apply) and enjoy a FREE movie! Bring the whole family and relax in our indoor heated pool, as you watch a “kid-friendly” movie projected on the big screen. Inflatables* may be brought from home for this special event.
May 6, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Rock Quarry Park
Enjoy a day in the park with your furry friend! Join us for Canine Field Day, where you and your dog will have an opportunity to watch and participate in activities and competitions. There will be something for everyone and every dog!
May 6, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Southern Boundaries Park
Are you looking for a tennis team to play on? Then this event is for you, it's designed to bring together current tennis league participants as well as new players looking to join a league or meet others interested in tennis. Activities will include round robin matches, hitting accuracy with the ball machine, and testing the speed of your serve. For parents with children we will have stations set up for them so you can mingle with other players and enjoy the activities as well.
May 6, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Leigh Farm Park
Learn how easy and simple it is to use essential oils around your home. During this two hour class, we will cover the benefits of essential oils and how to use them safely. You will also get to smell over 20 essential oils and learn how to make all natural home cleaning products infused with essential oils. Make a cleaning product from essential oils to take home and try!
May 6, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Lake Michie Recreation Area
Savor a spring sunset by paddling canoes and kayaks on scenic Little River with DPR Outdoor Recreation. We will provide the equipment, you bring weather-appropriate clothing.
May 6, 2017, 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM @ Valley Springs Park
Have you ever seen a shooting star? Join DPR and NCCU to view the Eta Aquarids Meteor shower. The dark skies of Valley Springs Park provide the perfect backdrop to view this shower during its peak.
May 7, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ West Point on the Eno
Join us this May Day for a family walk along the Eagle trail and have a picnic lunch at Sennett Hole. Enjoy the pretty springtime weather with your family in this fun and healthy way to connect to nature. You pack your lunch, and we will bring some healthy snacks and water to go along with it. Please wear good walking shoes, as the trail has some fairly gentle grades. Registration required. Participants will meet and depart from West Point Mill.
May 8, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Indian Trail Park
May 10, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM @ Irwin R. Holmes, Sr. Recreation Center at Campus Hills
Come to our tea party and wear a hat! There will be entertainment, a craft corner, and a hat contest. Light refreshments will be served at this special event that honors Mom.
May 11, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Durham Central Park
Yappy Hour is a monthly fundraiser, hosted by the Durham Parks Foundation, to raise funds for a future dog park at Rock Quarry Park.
May 12, 2017, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Holton Career & Resource Center
Bring a breakfast dish! Enjoy breakfast food with friends and mingle with one another eating home-cooked breakfast dishes. Not only will you have a good time mingling and eating but also learning valuable aging and longevity news.
May 12, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Durham Center for Senior Life
In honor of Older Americans Month we invite you to join us for a Seniors in Motion Variety Show. Come and be thoroughly entertained, delighted, and enjoy everything from line dancing to solos.
May 12, 2017, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Lake Michie Recreation Area
This tournament will determine winners by the total weight of their three best fish. The fish must be alive at weigh in. This is an individual tournament, not a team competition.
May 12, 2017, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Duke Park
Spend an evening with the stars, under the stars! Bring the family to Duke Park to enjoy an outdoor movie! The free movie will start at sunset! *Due to movie licensing, we are unable to advertise the movie that will be playing. Please call ahead to find out what we're showing!
May 13, 2017, All Day @ Bethesda Park
Come explore Durham Parks and Recreation's high ropes course and navigate a variety of obstacles, some reaching 55 feet in the air!
May 15, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Belmont Park
May 17, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Holton Career & Resource Center
Fun for the whole community! Music, food, dancing and games for the entire family!
May 18, 2017, 6:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Calling all amateur and seasoned Casino Players! We are off to Cherokee, NC to play table games, slot machines, and video poker. We'll stop for breakfast and eat lunch and dinner at the Casino. The cost of the meals is not reflected in the price.
May 18, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Southern High School (Gymnasium)
Basketball Game hosted by Brian Dawson featuring Old School and New School Alumni.
May 18, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ W.D. Hill Recreation Center
Experience Jazz history through a series of informal "listening sessions" at the W.D. Hill Recreation Center, in collaboration with the NCCU Jazz Studies Department. During the sessions, a variety of recorded selections from different periods in Jazz history are played. Audience members are invited to offer their own observations and commentary. Come and add your voice to the growing Jazz discussion!
May 19, 2017, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Campus Hills Pool
Come celebrate the end of the school year and kick off the summer right! There will be games, music, food, and give-a-ways!
May 20, 2017, 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Rock Quarry Park
The Bimbé Cultural Arts Festival has been a tradition in Durham for 47 years. This family oriented event is a celebration of African and African American history, culture, arts, and traditions.
May 21, 2017, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Lake Michie Recreation Area
Join us and learn all about technique, fish identification and other handy angling information. We will have games and fishing related challenges with small prizes for kids. We are also happy to have experienced anglers on hand to help! We'll supply the equipment and you just need to bring weather-appropriate clothing.
May 22, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Northgate Park
May 24, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Edison Johnson Recreation Center
Children will explore the community garden at Edison Johnson and learn about butterflies and other pollinators. The group is invited to wear butterfly wings and will make a butterfly metamorphosis craft.
May 24, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Walltown Park Recreation Center
Prom isn't just for High School Seniors! This evening will feature ballroom music, light food, and all the prom trimmings. Get dressed up and dance the night away as you re-live this fun tradition!