Parks & Recreation


Summer 2017 Program Guide (Fall Guide will be releasesd soon, stay tuned in!)

Recreation Needs Assessment

Approved by City Council on August 24, 2015.

Current Office Hours:
Mon.-Thurs    7 am - 9 pm
Fri.                 7 am - 8 pm
Sat.                9 am - 1 pm
Sun.             10 am - 2 pm
Hours are subject to change.

Contact Information:
Service Desk -  (302) 674-7541 or (302) 736-7050
Open Gym Schedule -  (302) 736-4443
Weather Line - (302) 736-7155
Email:  Parks[at sign]

Mailing Address:
City of Dover Parks & Recreation
PO Box 475
Dover, DE 19903

Acting Director:
Dave Hugg

2017 Class & Activity Brochures (click below) :

Fitness Classes

Bus Trips

Concerts on The Green Schedule

Enrichment Classes

Summer Sports Camps

Summer Recreational Day Camps

Sports Leagues

Our Mission
To provide quality affordable recreation and leisure services that promote healthy lifestyles for residents of Dover and its surrounding communities.

Program Cancellation Line (Recording)
If the weather conditions have you wondering if an event is postponed or cancelled, call 302-736-7155.

Class & Activity Registration

ONLINE: Call 674-7541 for your personalized customer password and then log into our online site! Online Registration

John W. Pitts Recreation Center

10 Electric Aveue
Dover, DE 19904

1) Complete the Registration Form

2) Enclose check payable to "City of Dover"
or provide your Visa, MasterCard, or Discover number
with expiration date
3) Mail to:

City of Dover Recreation Department
PO Box 475
Dover, DE 19903

(302) 678-2674
Please note: For registration forms that are faxed, you must call in payment information

Early registration is recommended as all classes and activities have minimum and maximum limits on participants. Classes are subject to cancellation if minimum participation requirements are not met one week prior to start of class.