Community Centers

The Houston Parks and Recreation Department (H.P.A.R.D.) operates a total of 60 Community Centers and the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center for the City of Houston. Programming at these centers include but are not limited to: The After-School Enrichment Program, Summer Enrichment Program, After-School Achievement Program (ASAP), Instructional Sports, Nature and Environmental Education and Exploration Programs, Teen Programs, Senior Adult Program, Adult Arts and Specialty Crafts and a host of fitness activities and programs. In addition, this section oversees the operation of HPARD’s 5 Fitness Centers and 12 weight rooms which are designed to encourage patrons to exercise and enjoy a healthier lifestyle.

Contact or visit a community center near you for information on programs and activities offered.

The Summer Enrichment Program is a ten-week day camp-style program for youth ages 6 – 13. Required on line registration is ongoing until all the spots are filled. To apply, please go to H.P.A.R.D.’s on line registration site, open an account or sign in with one you already have, search “Summer Enrichment Program,” scroll down the list until you find the appropriate location and dates, then add to your cart.

- After School Enrichment Program & Summer Enrichment Program Online Registration
- Online Registration Instructions


If you are looking for a meeting room for an event, be it a family reunion or a meeting, you might consider renting space at a community center. Meeting rooms are available for rentals by contacting the Community Center or can be made online.

Please note: if you are making a Community Center Facility Reservation, an Event Security Plan Form is required. 


 Ind. Heights
 Montie Beach
 Proctor Plaza
 Hobart Taylor
 Shady Lane
 Burnett Bayland
 J. Robinson, Jr.
 River Oaks
 Windsor Village
Bessie Swindle
 Beverly Hills
 Garden Villas
 J. Robinson, Sr.
 Selena Perez