Raleigh Parks Offers Child Care for Teacher Workday on May 16

News posted May 08, 2018 - 9:43 am

In response to Wake County Public Schools closing Wednesday, May 16, we will offer four Youth Escape School (Y.E.S.) day sites for those needing childcare assistance. Registration will open on Wednesday, May 9 at 8 a.m.


  • Lake Lynn Community Center Barcode #229541
  • Barwell Road Community Center Barcode #229542
  • Laurel Hills Community Center Barcode #229543
  • Peach Road Community Center Barcode #229544
The program will run 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at a cost of $30 for City residents and $45 for non-City residents.

Need something for your child to do on teacher workdays or school holidays? Enroll in the Youth Escape School (Y.E.S.) program!

This wonderful recreational opportunity provides a safe alternative for school-age children while parents work. Participants interact with their peers and counselors in fun-filled activities such as sports, arts and crafts, games, movies and a variety of other exciting events. Field trips may require additional fees. Each participant must bring lunch, two snacks, and drinks.

For more information, contact

  • School Programs, 919-996-4800
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