Welcome to Durham Parks & Recreation

Our Mission

Durham Parks and Recreation offers a wide range of quality programs, parks, and facilities that encourage all community members to participate in healthy, fun, and enriching activities.  Together, with the residents of Durham, we celebrate the essential role public recreation plays in fostering a cohesive and vibrant community.

DPR Programs & Registration

Durham Parks & Recreation has a full slate of programs for all ages! Visit the Programs Tab to check out all that we have to offer and to Register!

DPR Employment Opportunity- PT Program Coordinator

Come join the Durham Parks & Recreation Team!  We are in search of an outgoing, creative and enthusiastic Program Coordinator to assist the department in providing fun, safe and exceptional recreational experiences to the Durham citizens and surrounding Oyster River communities.  
-Please see the full job description and how to apply HERE
-Town of Durham Employment Application HERE.

February Vacation Week Programs

March-April Outdoor After School Programs

Snow Sculpture Contest