Archive for March, 2009


Tomorrow at 10:00am at the John A. Wilson Building, the DC City Council will take up FY 2010 Budget for the DC Department of Parks and Recreation.  It would be wonderful if we could have some representatives available from the our Friends of 16th Street Heights Parks group attend the hearing and to testify.  If […]

Tiny Tots Soccer at Hamilton and Upshur–T-Ball at Hamilton–Register NOW!

Looks like the registration system is up now for soccer at Hamilton and Upshur Parks. (|32353|).   T-Ball is still not listed for Hamilton.  T-Ball will be THURSDAYS at Hamilton at 6:00 pm–starting this week.  Ages 5-7 (if you have a 4 year old with aptitude they can also play!)  Please contact Mike Thompkins at […]


We are excited that DPR is hosting a variety of spring sports programs for youth. Unfortunately the online registration system is currently unavailable at this time, and work is still being done to correct this.   All interested individuals are encouraged to come to the recreation center(s) and register or just show up on the first […]

Mark Your Calendars for the Following Events

Saturday, March 28 Hamilton Park Clean-up 10:00am-12pm (coffee and muffins provided) (Hamilton St. between 13th & 14th St.) Friends of the 16th Street Heights Parks Community Board Meeting 12:00pm-1:00pm (directly following the clean-up, lunch will be provided) Tuesday, March 31 2nd Master Planning Meeting for Upshur and Hamilton Park with the DC Department of Parks […]

SATURDAY MARCH 14: Calling all kings and queens, princesses and princes in this fair

Calling all kings and queens, princesses and princes in this fair land!  Please join us this Saturday, March 14th from 10am – Noon at Hamilton Park for a morning of fantasy and imagination!   We will make our very own crowns to wear in our magical kingdom.  We will hear the story of Puff the Magic […]