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DPR Facilities To Open on a Two-Hour Delayed Schedule for Friday, March 6

Friday, March 6, 2015

DPR Customer Service: (202) 673-7647
DPR Media Contacts:
   Brian Armstead (202) 746-2092, [email protected] 
   Rachel Newman (202) 340-2910, [email protected]     


(WASHINGTON, DC)  Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that the District Government will operate on a two-hour delayed schedule for today, Friday, March 6, 2015.  (Press Release: DC Government to Open with a Two-Hour Delay)

As a result, the DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) will operate on the following schedule:

  • All Aquatic Centers will open at 10:30 am, with the exception of Dunbar and HD Woodson.  Dunbar and HD Woodson pools are closed today.
  • Administrative offices will open at 10:30 am.
  • The Cooperative Play program is cancelled.
  • Summer Camp registration scheduled for Thursday, March 5, will take place at 12 noon today.
  • Recreation Centers will operate as follows:
  • The following sites will be closed:

    • Mitchell Park Recreation Center
    • Rose Park Recreation Center
  • The following sites will open at 10:30 am:

    • Bald Eagle Recreation Center 
    • Chevy Chase Community Center 
    • Columbia Heights Community Center
    • Deanwood Recreation Center 
    • Emery Recreation Center 
    • Ferebee Hope Recreation Center 
    • Fort Stanton Recreation Center 
    • Fort Stevens Senior Center
    • Guy Mason Recreation Center
    • Hillcrest Recreation Center 
    • Kennedy Recreation Center 
    • King Greenleaf Recreation Center
    • Lamond Recreation Center
    • North Michigan Park Recreation Center
    • Riggs LaSalle Recreation Center 
    • Rosedale Community Center
    • Sherwood Recreation Center 
    • Southeast Tennis and Learning Center
    • Takoma Community Center
    • Theodore Hagans Cultural Center
    • Therapeutic Recreation Center
    • Trinidad Recreation Center  
    • Turkey Thicket Recreation Center  
  • All other sites will open at 11:30 am.
  • All sites will close at 8 pm.

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