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Parks and Recreation College Series

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Photo of students attending the City of Wilmington College Tour.

The City of Wilmington and the Department of Parks and Recreation are committed to helping our city youth achieve their educational goals.


College & Career Fair

Thursday, March 12, 2020
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Howard High School of Technology
401 East 12th Street
Wilmington, Delaware 19801

Admission is free. Visit the Department of Parks and Recreation table for available seasonal employment opportunities for ages 18 and over.

For more information, contact the Department of Parks and Recreation at (302) 576-3810.

Spring College Tour

April 12 - 17, 2020

Mayor Mike Purzycki and Parks and Recreation Director Kevin Kelley invite high school students grades 10 through 12 to see what's in store as we travel to North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama.

The tour includes visits to:

  • Winston-Salem University (Winston-Salem, North Carolina)
  • Savannah State University (Savannah, Georgia)
  • Florida State University (Tallahassee, Florida)
  • Florida A & M University (Tallahassee, Florida)
  • Bethune-Cookman University (Daytona Beach, Florida)
  • Edward Waters College (Jacksonville, Florida)
  • Fayetteville State University (Fayetteville, North Carolina)

Visit this link for more information and to register for the 2020 Spring College Tour.

More events are being planned to help make our college series a resourceful program to help parents and students plan a successful future.