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DPR Fun Day 2016/2017

DPR Fun Day!

During the 2016/2017 school year, when DC Public Schools (DCPS) conducts full-day closures for staff development, DPR offers Fun Day Camp - a single-day program offering fun and enriching activities (such as sports activities, arts and crafts, and more) for children, ages 6–12 years old. Fun Day Camp is free, however registration is required as DPR strives to meet the needs of District families during DCPS select closure days.

DPR Fun Days will be offered at select DPR sites on the dates listed below:

  • Friday, September 30, 2016 - Registration Link | Press Release Link
                Registration opens Friday, September 16 at 12 noon.  (Link will be live at that time.)
                Registration will close at 12 noon on Thursday, September 29.
  • Friday, December 2, 2016 - Registration Link | Press Release Link
                Registration opens Friday, November 18 at 12 noon.
                Registration will close at 12 noon on Thursday, December 1.
  • Friday, February 17, 2017 - Registration Link Press Release Link
                Registration opens Friday, February 3 at 12 noon.
                Registration will close at 12 noon on Thursday, February 16.

Sites will offer DPR Fun Days from 9 am to 5 pm.  Before/After Care will not be provided. The overarching theme for DPR Fun Days will incorporate DPR’s “Move, Grow, and Be Green” initiative, as DPR continues to plant the seeds of personal development and environmental responsibility.  Fun Day is free, however online, pre-registration is required. 


- Ward 2 -
9/30 FD is FULL: Jelleff Recreation Center - 3265 S St., NW

- Ward 3 -
9/30 FD is FULL: Hearst Recreation Center - 3950 37th St., NW

- Ward 4 -
Raymond Recreation Center - 3725 10th St., NW
* NEW - Riggs-LaSalle Recreation Center - 501 Riggs Rd., NE
 * Lamond will not be offered in 2016/2017.

- Ward 5 -
9/30 FD is FULL: Turkey Thicket Recreation Center - 1100 Michigan Avenue, NE

- Ward 6 -
9/30 FD is FULL: Kennedy Recreation Center - 1401 7th Street, NW
Sherwood Recreation Center - 640 10th St., NE

- Ward 7 -
Benning Park Community Center - Southern Ave. & Fable St., SE
9/30 FD is FULL: Deanwood Recreation Center - 1350 49th Street, NE

- Ward 8 -
Bald Eagle Recreation Center - 100 Joliet Street, SW
Barry Farm Recreation Center - 1230 Sumner Rd., SE
Ferebee-Hope Recreation Center - 3999 8th Street, SE


  1. Go to Fun Day Registration.  
  2. Log-in with your username and password.
  3. Select the DPR Fun Day location of your choice.
  4. Select check-out to complete the enrollment.

All registration must be completed online only. 
Applicants cannot register in person, nor over the phone.

Kids, Camps & Co-op Division
Out of School Time Programs (OSTP)

Columbia Heights Community Center
1480 Girard Street, NW, 4th Floor
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: (202) 671-0372
Fax: (202) 671-2796
Email: dpr.camps@dc.gov