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Community Afterschool Programs with Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

News posted Aug. 22, 2018 - 2:00 pm

The Community Afterschool Program (CAPS) is a free recreation-based program for youth in kindergarten through sixth grade that is offered at 14 local community centers across the City of Raleigh. The program includes recreational games, arts, crafts, and various special activities. A light snack is provided daily. Program participants will also have time to work on homework with some assistance; however, we do not provide tutoring services.

CAPS is available Monday through Friday afternoons following the Wake County School System’s traditional calendar. We do extend hours to cover planned Early Release days. While there is no program on teacher workdays, holidays or when schools close early due to inclement weather we do offer alternate programs to assist in these times. Please make sure to ask about our Weatherbound program for inclement weather days and Youth Escape School (YES) program for teacher workdays. Transportation is not provided.

Program hours vary by site. For more information, please contact a participating community center.

Walk-in & Online Registration Available

*Biltmore Hills 919-831-6895
2615 Fitzgerald Dr. 27610

Carolina Pines 919-831-6435
2305 Lake Wheeler Rd 27603

Green Road 919-996-4141
4201 Green Rd 27604

Jaycee Center 919-996-6833
2405 Wade Ave 27607

*John Chavis 919-831-6989
505 MLK Jr. Blvd 27601

Hill Street 919-996-5300
2307 Hill St. 27604

*Lions Park 919-996-4726
516 Dennis Ave. 27604

Method 919-996-6066
514 Method Rd 27607

Peach Road 919-807-8545
911 Ileagnes Rd. 27603

*Ralph Campbell 919-250-2757
756 Lunar Dr. 27610

Roberts Park 919- 831-6830
1300 E. Martin St 27610

Sanderford Road 919-831-1898
2623 Sanderford Rd. 27610

Sgt. Courtney Johnson 919-831-6719
1801 Proctor St. 27610

Worthdale 919-996-2730
1001 Cooper Rd. 27610

*Sites denoted with asterisks are scheduled to begin renovations in late 2018 which may impact programming, please contact individual sites for more details.

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