PARKS & RECREATION

Community Centers

NEWS & EVENTS

Summer Camps

With summer break on the horizon, we're gearing up for our annual summer camp programs! Kids ages 5-13 will enjoy a variety of fun activities including field trips, arts and crafts, games, hiking, biking and more.

Camps will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, on the dates listed below. The registration fee is $75, per child, and does not include session fees. Space is limited, so register today. To register, contact each community center directly.

  • Session #1 (June 14 - July 2): $195, per child
  • Session #2 (July 6-30): $260, per child
  • Session #3 (August 2-20): $195, per child

Free Virtual Tutoring & Homework Program:

Need homework help? Bledsoe-Miller, Dewey and South Waco Community Centers are offering free, virtual tutoring via Zoom for students. Contact each center directly for information or to register.

  • Bledsoe-Miller: Monday-Thursday, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., for grades K-6.
  • Dewey: Monday-Thursday, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., for grades K-6.
  • South Waco: Monday-Friday, from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., for grades 1-12.

STAAR Test Tutoring Program:

Free STAAR test tuturing for students is available at Bledsoe-Miller and Dewey Community Centers. Contact each center directly for information or to register.

  • Bledsoe-Miller: Tuesday-Thursday, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., for grades 3-6.
  • Dewey: Tutoring for 3rd grade students offered Mondays and Wednesdays, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tutoring for grades 4-5 offered Tuesday and Thursdays, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Bledsoe-Miller

Bledsoe-Miller

Bledsoe-Miller Community Center, (300 Martin Luther King Blvd.) provides a variety of classes, programs and camps throughout the year. The center includes a gym with updated equipment, a banquet room, meeting rooms, computer lab and a wellness center. For information on programs and events, call (254) 750-8684.

Hours of  Operation:
Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

South Waco

South Waco

The South Waco Community Center (2815 Speight) offers recreation opportunities and community activities for all ages. The center includes fitness rooms with brand new equipment, meeting rooms, and a gym. For information on programs and events, call (254) 750-8650.

Hours of  Operation:
Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Dewey 

DeweyLocated in Dewey Park (925 N. 9th St.), the Dewey Community Center provides educational and recreational opportunities for the surrounding community. The center includes a gym, a wellness room, meeting rooms and a computer lab.  For information on programs and events, call (254) 750-8677.

Hours of Operation:
Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sul Ross

Sul Ross

The Sul Ross Community Center (1414 Jefferson) offers programs and activities for seniors in our community.
For information on programs and events, call (254) 752-6412.

Harrison

Harrison Center

The Harrison Community Center (1718 N. 42nd St.) offers a wide variety of programs, dances and activities for seniors and the surrounding community.

The center is available for private events and parties. For more information, call (254) 772-9317.