Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about.
July 22, 2019, 7:30 AM - July 26, 2019, 6:00 PM @ Coates Recreation Center
Spend your summer exploring the outdoors, participating in healthy activities, and playing with your friends in a wholesome and structured program. Our program follows National Afterschool Association healthy eating and physical activity standards as well as Virginia childcare standards. In addition, staff will lead campers on various fieldtrips during the summer. Morning and afternoon snacks are provided as well as lunches. Ages 5-12. Participants are welcome to bring their own snacks and lunch. Call (434) 799-5150, for more information or check out our website playdanvilleva.com to view the parent handbook and more.
July 22, 2019, 8:00 AM - July 26, 2019, 5:30 PM @ Ballou Park Shelter 6
Prepare for an exciting outdoor day-camp consisting of hiking, kayaking, zip lining, high ropes adventures and climbing wall challenges. This camp will also include arts and crafts, environmental education, and outdoor games. This fast paced camp is for children ages 8-14. Register by June 14. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 22, 2019, 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ City Auditorium Gymnasium
Teens, ages 13-17, are welcome to play basketball after school. Danville Parks and Recreation staff will supervise the gym. Teen open gym will also offer workshops for personal development and post high school readiness. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 22, 2019, 4:00 PM @ City Council Chambers
July 23, 2019, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ City Auditorium Gym
Maximize your basketball skills! Fundamentals of shooting, dribbling, passing, offense, defense and footwork will be emphasized as well as proper conditioning and a positive attitude for children and teens ages 10-17. Participants will be divided into groups by age and taught by experienced basketball players and coaches.
July 23, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM @ Coates Recreation Center
Beginner dog training class taught by Jenny Cole. Registration required. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 23, 2019, 8:00 PM - 9:15 PM @ Coates Recreation Center
July 24, 2019, 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ Crossing at the Dan
Celebrate National Parks and Recreation Month at the Crossing at the Dan! Children ages 5-12, are invited to participate in crafts, games, water activities, and live entertainment. An adult must accompany children. Registration is required by July 17 at 5 p.m.. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 24, 2019, 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ City Auditorium Gymnasium
July 25, 2019, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ City Auditorium Multipurpose Room
Malia, coming from the Swahili name-meaning queen, has a deep inner desire to inspire others. Evolving Malia is a program designed to empower young women through personal development and fitness. During this three-hour program, young women will learn different aspects of fitness through guest speakers who will teach about career opportunities, finance, etiquette and much more. For young women ages 14-17. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 25, 2019, 3:30 PM @ 4th Floor City Council Conference Room
Due to the lack of cases being filed by the July 11, 2019 deadline, the Thursday July 25, 2019 is CANCELED.
July 25, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Stonewall Recreation Center
Raise cultural awareness and get a great workout, all at the same time. Meditate before each class to clear your mind and ease tension before dancing. Join Patricia Hall and the members of Kuumba for live drumming and energetic traditional West African dancing. The class is designed for all levels. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 25, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Abreu-Grogan Park
Learn basic kayaking strokes or use existing skills to paddle the peaceful Dan River. Enjoy great scenery and build strength through this low-impact, outdoor activity. Ages 8 and up. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 25, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Main Street Plaza
Start your weekend on Thursday night at Main Street Plaza with Jus' Cauz Band. Bring a lawn chair, blanket, and a picnic basket to enjoy the show. In the case of rain, the concert will be moved to the Carrington Pavilion at 629 Craghead street.
July 26, 2019, 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ City Auditorium Gymnasium
July 27, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ City Auditorium Gymnasium
Hoop every Saturday at the City Auditorium. Participants have the option to pay per Saturday or to pay monthly. Registration is required. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Ballou Recreation Center
Parents should know the health status of their children! Bring a Kid to Ballou Recreation Center to get checkups and scheduled vaccinations. Knowledgeable volunteers will be available to assist you and answer any questions. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Main Street Fountain
Enjoy a relaxing float on the Dan River from Main Street to Anglers Park. Look for otters, herons, and enjoy picturesque scenery while still experiencing the excitement of rapids. One or two person tubes are available; life jackets are provided. Close-toed shoes are required. Ages 12 and up. Register by July 22. Call (434) 799-5150.
July 27, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Dan Daniel Park
Come to Dan Daniel Park and try out Danville's 400-foot zip line! Starting this summer, the zip line will be open to the public from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. every Saturday from Memorial Day to the end of July. $5 for one ride or $10 for two rides. Payments will excepted on site by cash or check only. Call (434) 799-5150.