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Weather Hotline: 919.245.2669
Hotline will be updated no earlier than 4:00 p.m. on weekdays, Monday-Friday, and 7:00 a.m. on weekends, Saturdays and Sundays.  

Creative Art CampOrange County Recreation offers over 100 programs per year intended to engage and enrich both the individual and the community.  The program guides above provide information regarding current and up-coming programs.  The links below allow you to browse the programs we offer year round for what might be of interest to you and your family now and in the future. 

Athletic Programs | Camps | Instructional Programs | Special Events Instructors

To register for any of our programs, you may register online or complete the Registration Form and return to Orange County Recreation.


Volunteer application and background check

We are always looking for volunteers for various recreation activities to include working with people with disabilities, coaching in athletic leagues, and assisting with Special Events.  If you are interested in volunteering, please complete the volunteer application.  All volunteers are subject to a background check before participating or assisting with programs. 

General Information

DEAPR-Recreation Division exists to provide Orange County residents of all ages, backgrounds, abilities, and interests with a wide variety of affordable recreation programming, open access to recreation facilities, and opportunities for all people to gather, celebrate, and engage in activities that promote healthy lifestyles, teach important life skills, and build a stronger community. 


Orange County Recreation Administrative Offices

302 West Tryon Street (map)
PO Box 8181
Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: 919.245.2660
Weather Hotline: 919.245.2669
Open Gym Hotline: 919.245.2667
Fax: 919.644.3042
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Administrative offices are closed on county holidays, although some programs and activities may still take place; please visit the program website or contact your instructor/coach for program specifics. 

We encourage the citizens of Orange County to get involved with their community through participation, volunteering, or reserving one of our many beautiful facilities for individual use. 

Sept.-Dec. Program Guide

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The latest Recreation Program Guide is now available! Registration going on now.