Parks and Recreation Events

Mayor Dennis P. Williams and Parks and Recreation Director James Lane invite you to participate in the following Department of Parks and Recreation program(s) and/or event(s).


WHACC Enrichment and Recreational Summer Camp

Visit this link for event and registration information.


2016 Summer Youth Employment Program

Registration: Tuesday, March 29 to Saturday, May 21
Lottery dates TBD

Information: Click here for details and contact information.


City of Wilmington Lifeguard Recertification

Registration Deadline Classes
Tuesday, March 29 Saturday, April 9
9:00 a.m. to completion
Tuesday, April 26 Saturday, May 14
9:00 a.m. to completion
Tuesday, May 31 Saturday, June 11
9:00 a.m. to completion

Information: Visit this link for information and the registration form.



In accordance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, state and federal law, no person or group shall be excluded from participation, denied any benefits, or subjected to discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, handicap, and/or disability.” General complaints or inquiries should be directed to: Affirmative Action Officer (302-576-2460); and, persons with disabilities may contact, 504 Coordinator (302-576-2460), City of Wilmington, Department of Human Resources, 4th Floor, 800 French Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19801. TTY is available at (302) 571-4568 or 1-800-232-5460.

Divulgación: De conformidad con el Título VII del Acta de Derechos Civiles de 1964, la ley estatal y federal, ninguna persona o grupo serán excluidos de la participación, será negado cualquier beneficio, o sometidos a la discriminación por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, edad, sexo, religión, discapacidad, y/o deshabilitado “. Quejas o preguntas generales deben dirigirse a: Oficial de Acción Afirmación (302-576-2460); y las personas con discapacidades pueden ponerse en contacto con el Coordinador 504 (302-576-2460). Ciudad de Wilmington, Departamento de Recursos Humanos, 4 º piso, 800 N. Calle French, Wilmington, Delaware 19801. TTY está disponible al (302) 571-4568 o 1-800-232-5460.


Contact Parks and Rec

Mailing Address

Department of Parks and Recreation
City of Wilmington Municipal Services Complex
500 Wilmington Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19801

Phone: (302) 576-3810

Fax: (302) 573-5675

Parks Maintenance: (302) 576-3820

Contact William "Hicks" Anderson Community Center

Mailing Address

501 N. Madison Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

Phone: (302) 571-4266