Durham Recreation & Park District

Durham Recreation & Park District

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Durham Recreation & Park District (DRPD) is one of five recreational special districts in Butte County. Originally established in 1947 to serve the community by taking care of the Durham Community Park. The twenty-four acre park was specifically set aside when land allocations were established in 1918. This park has served as a social gathering place since the inception of the community.

The District has expanded to include the Dwight Brinson Swim Center, Louis Edwards
Park, Ravekes Park, Midway Park, Nelson Park, the Durham Memorial Hall and various
Recreational Programs for all ages.

Your child will have a great time learning, and participating in, the game of soccer. Teams are grouped by grade levels (K-1, 2-3, and 4-5.) Each team will practice once a week with game day on Saturdays.  Practice days and times will be determined by the coach.  Game times will be between 10:00a and 1:00p. VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE ... More
Pre-school program for children ages 3-5, designed to help prepare young people for entry to Kindergarten.  Program provides opportunity for children to develop and practice communication and social skills with peers and adults.  The program is designed to guide children in their discovery and exploration of learning through academic themes including, shape and pattern recognition, as well as arts & ... More
The Durham Recreation & Park District offers safe and reliable after school program from the time your child gets out of school until 6:00pm. Our program provides a fun environment that allows for young people to engage in age-appropriate activities with their peers.  Daily options include indoor and outdoor recreational activities, academic support, arts and crafts, weekly special events and more. ... More
Monday August 24, 2015 – Saturday October 24, 2015 Calling all Durham Volleyball Players! Learn the skills, concepts and strategies of volleyball, while having a blast playing against teams from all over the Chico Area. Teams will be formed and compete by Grade Levels: 5th/6th/7th/8th. Open to Boys and Girls.  All experience levels welcome. Practices: Start the week of 8/24 ... More
Saturday August 8, 2015 – Saturday August 8, 2015 Map and Directions | Register Description: This class is a guide to hunting responsibly and safely.   Become certified and learn the ten commandments of firearm safety, basic shooting skills, basic hunting skills, hunter safety, and more.  (This class will not have a range component.) Class will be held at the ... More
Join your friends and your favorite camp staff for a summer of fun.  Weekly camp themes will incorporate a variety of activities such as: outdoor games, team building, group challenges, crazy crafts, fun with friends, silly projects, field trips, BBQ lunch Fridays, the bounce house, pool time, music, video games, movies and more! DROP IN SPACE IS LIMITED AND NOT GUARANTEED ... More