DPR Customer Service: 202-673-7647
DPR Cooperative Play Program Office: 202-671-0421
(Washington, DC) - The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DCDPR) Kids, Camps and Co-op Division announced the 2018-2019 Cooperative Play Program Open House Week will be held on Monday, February 26 – Friday, March 2, 2018 for current and prospective families. The Co-op Play Program advances youth development using outcome based programming and developmentally appropriate practices in a creative and recreational play environment.
The Co-op Play Program will operate from Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - Friday, May 24, 2019; and will be offered for children between the ages of 18 months to 4 years old. The program runs Monday through Friday from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
The 2018-2019 Open Houses will be held on Monday, February 26th – Friday, March 2nd from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Please note, Open Houses are for adult visitors only (PLEASE DO NOT BRING CHILDREN) and visits are limited to 20 minutes per person per site. Parents are invited to drop-in at one, or all, of the Open Houses on the days listed below.
Co-op Play Program Open House Schedule and Locations:
Monday, February 26th
- Banneker Recreation Center (2500 Georgia Ave NW) | ages 18 - 29 months
- Columbia Heights Community Center (1480 Girard Street, NW) - Caterpillars | ages 18 - 29 months
- Columbia Heights Community Center (1480 Girard Street, NW) - Butterflies | ages 2½-4 years old
Tuesday, February 27th
- Mitchell Park Recreation Center (1801 23rd Street, NW) | ages 2½-4 years old
- Rose Park Recreation Center (2609 Dumbarton St, NW) | ages 18 - 29 months
- Volta Park Recreation Center (1555 34th St NW) – Bunnies | ages 18 - 29 months
- Volta Park Recreation Center (1555 34th St NW) – Rabbits | ages 2½-4 years old
Wednesday, February 28th
- Chevy Chase Community Center (5601 Connecticut Avenue, NW) | ages 2½-4 years old
- Chevy Chase Recreation Center (5500 41st Street, NW) | ages 18 - 29 months
- Friendship Recreation Center (4500 Van Ness Street, NW) | ages 2½-4 years old
- Guy Mason Recreation Center (3600 Calvert Street, NW) | ages 2½-4 years old
Thursday, March 1st
- Kennedy Recreation Center (1401 7th Street, NW) | ages 2½-4 years old
- Raymond Recreation Center (3725 10th Street, NW) | ages 18 - 29 months
- Turkey Thicket Recreation Center (1100 Michigan Avenue, NE) | ages 18 - 29 months
Friday, March 2nd
- ALL SITES
Registration for Co-op Play Program will take place in our NEW system on Monday, April 9th at 12pm for D.C. Residents and Monday, April 23rd at 12pm for Non D.C. Residents. In the event you are unable to attend one of the scheduled Open Houses, please contact the Cooperative Play Program Office to set up an individual visitation. For additional information or any questions you may have please visit https://dpr.dc.gov/page/cooperative-play-program or contact the Cooperative Play program office at 202-671-0421 or [email protected].