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Last updated Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:15 am
Center
  • Year 1982 | Acres 8.3
  • The center is named after Harveleigh Monte Rivera White, a prominent leader, educator and local civil rights activist.
  • The Pioneers Building was Old Agricultural Building of the Berry O’Kelly High School, the first fully accredited and largest rural high school in the state of North Carolina for African Americans.

Berry O’Kelly/Harveleigh White Community Center

  • 919-996-6066
Center Programs

Center Programs


Gymnasium

Gymnasium

  • Tile Floor
  • 7,154 sq. ft.
  • Capacity: 250
  • 3 Pickle Courts & 1 Volleyball Court
  • $60/hr ($20/hr after hours supervision fee)

  • Fitness Room
  • Equipment

Fitness Room

  • For those who like to workout we offer a $12.00 / per month fitness center with no binding contract, only on a month to month basis.

Warming Kitchen

Warming Kitchen

  • Food may only be warmed

Pioneers Building

  • Exhibit Room
  • Exhibit
  • Exhibit

Exhibit Room

  • View a timeline and artifacts from students who attended the Berry O’Kelly School.
  • History tours are available.
  • No food and drink allowed.

Large Room

Large Meeting Room

  • Tile Flooring
  • Capacity: 150
  • 1,886 sq. ft.
  • $70/hr (2 hr minimum)
  • $20/hr supervision fee before or after normal operational hours

Small Room

Small Room

  • Capacity: 45
  • 575 sq. ft.
  • $60/hr (2 hr minimum)
  • No food or drinks allowed
  • $20/hr supervision fee before or after normal operational hours

  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen

Kitchen

  • 99 sq. ft.
  • $20/hr
  • Food may only be warmed

Shelters (1)

To rent a shelter please contact the Community Center View other shelter locations
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Picnic Shelter

  • Capacity: 60-100
  • 8 tables
  • No grill
  • $12/hr to rent
  • Access to electricity

Courts (3)

Courts are typically available first come, first serve. View other court locations
Indoor Basketball Court

Indoor Basketball Court

  • Tile floor
  • 3 Pickle Courts & 1 Volleyball Court

Outdoor Basketball Court

Outdoor Basketball Court

  • Concrete surface

Tennis Courts

Tennis Courts

  • 2 courts
  • Lighting on timer from dusk to 10pm
  • Has backboards

Fields (2)

All field rentals are handled though our Athletics Division. To find out more, please email or call 919-996-6836. View other field locations
Youth Baseball Field

Youth Baseball Field

  • Distance: 197 ft

Multipurpose Field

Multipurpose Field

  • 300' x 175'
  • $15/hour

Playgrounds

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  • Interactive Playground
  • Load and Lock swings for kids of all abilities
  • Merry Musical Sound Center
  • Activity Center

Boundless Playground

  • Ages 2-12
  • Recycled Bonded rubber

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