- HPR IS NOW OPEN!
- Trick or Treat is set for October 31st, 2020 6 to 8 pm
- Christmas Parade Dec 4th 2020 7pm
- Wreaths Across America Fundraiser Ongoing, Click on the Headline Link for more Information
- Little Spartans Basketball Signups now open!
Little Spartans Basketball HAS BEEN APPROVED!
Our Little Spartans Basketball Program has been approved by the Governor's office. Opening day is December 12, 2020. We will announce the complete schedule later once we have sign up completed. There will be restriction on both players and spectators. These will be posted and given to all participants and their families. Anyone playing or watching must wear a mask at all times while inside the facility. If you are unable to comply with this order, please contact our office prior to registration. We are excited to have our youth back to shoot some hoops!
To obtain a registration form, click the link below
Halloween has been approved by Harrington City Council.
There are guidelines to follow if you plan to either participate in handing out candy or if your child will be collecting the goodies. These come from the CDC and the Governor’s Office.
1. Everyone must wear a mask. Halloween mask are not enough. Those handing out candy must wear a mask as well.
2. Only store bought prepackage items can be given. NO HOMEMADE ITEMS!
3. Walk only in groups from the same household. NO LARGE GROUPS TOGETHER!
4. Wait for one group to leave a house before approaching the home. Do not crowd the area.
5. Homeowners must be standing or sitting outside. NO ONE MAY COME TO YOUR DOOR OR INTO YOUR HOME!
6. If you are handing out treats you need to use hand sanitizer or food service gloves.
7. HAVE FUN!!! BUT PLEASE OBEY THE RULES! The City of Harrington first and always is concerned for your safety. If you feel sick, stay home. If you feel at risk for this activity, stay home. Wear your mask and social distance. Together we can make this a great Halloween!
YOUTH INDOOR FIELD HOCKEY HAS BEEN APPROVED!
YOUTH INDOOR FIELD HOCKEY has been approved by the Governor's office. Signup will open soon. Please watch our website and Facebook pages for all the details!
2020 Christmas Parade
The theme for the 2020 City of Harrington Christmas Parade is "CHRISTMAS THROUGH A CHILD'S EYES". Parade will be held December 4th, 2020 at 7pm.
We hope to see you there!
Fall 2020 Soccer Schedule
Monday ~ Thursday
114 East Liberty St
Harrington, DE 19952
**When visiting the Recreation Center, please do not park in front of the open gate. This blocks cars in and out of the parking lot.
Yoga - Mon & Wed
YOGA in Harrington! Yoga is for anybody ~ in any body, at Harrington Parks & Recreation. Bring a towel, water bottle and a yoga mat. The yoga we offer is accessible by all types of people from the young to the elderly. Whether you are in shape or looking to get healthier, yoga has a benefit for you. Walk in $5 or 6 sessions $25. Please contact HPR if you would like to participate.
Mondays classes begin at 6:00 pm and Wednesday courses begin at 5:00 PM
Wreaths Across America
What a successful and inspiring day our Wreath Event was! We have already begun fundraising for Harrington Parks & Recreation for the next event in 2020. Wreaths Across America is a non-profit organization that assist local organizations in placing wreaths on the grave of those that served our country's military branches. By sponsoring a wreath, you will be thanking a member of our military for their sacrifice to our country. We are looking to gather sponsors for 250 wreaths. The cost is $15.00 per wreath. Harrington Parks & Recreation receives $5.00 of that amount to use for our programs here in Harrington. Please follow the link to our page and support a wreath, sign up to help place a wreath, or both!
Here is the link:
Any questions, please call us, 302-398-7975
To print out a registration form click on "Pages" located at the top of the screen and open the registration form.
Robert Price Community Center
Looking for a place to hold your event? The Robert Price Community Center is located on Dormant Street in Harrington, Delaware. The building can comfortably seat 80 people. Rentals are $75.00 per hour, (Minimum of 4 hours). A matching security deposit is required. Rental hours are Monday thru Thursday, up to 8:00 pm and Friday and Saturday up to 11:00 pm. Contact HPR at 398-7975 for more information.
HELP THE First State Animal Center & SPCA AT HPR!!!
The Harrington Parks and Recreation Center is helping the First State Animal Center & SPCA by collecting items on their wish list. The First State Animal Center & SPCA struggles to keep up with the flow of animals, attempting to provide for their health needs and physical comfort. In order to assist the animals at this time, they are asking for your help.
Please consider helping in whatever capacity you are able. The staff, volunteers and animals will love you for it. Remember, together we can create miracles.
For information on volunteering or becoming a foster family please call the shelter at 302-698-3006. For information on adopting a new pet, please visit the animals at the shelter, 32 Shelter Circle, Camden, DE. “They” will direct you from there…..
You can drop off any of the items listed on the wish list in the collection box at the Recreation Center.
Thank you for your help!!!!
Harrington Parks & Recreation Department Procedure
*All accounts and registration fees from past or current programs must be in good standing in order to register for a new program.
*All fees are non-refundable.
*If any registrations are accepted after the deadline, there will be a $10 late fee per participant applied. This applies to all programs.