Main Office: 5420 Franklin Ave. New Orleans, LA 70122 · (504) 658-3052 · NORDCinfo@nola.gov
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PARDON OUR PROGRESS: The following are upcoming or current park closures:
Pratt Park playground area will be closed for Capital Park Improvements beginnings on Feb. 1 and ending on August 31.
Thank you for your continued support and patience.
The (NORD) Commission is seeking community organizations to partner with and host Movies in the Park events Spring 2023. The Movies in the Park program is a 10-week series of free family-friendly movies shown on Friday nights at locations throughout the city. Booster Clubs, non-profit organizations, schools, and other community organizations may apply to host a Movies in the Park event.
The application deadline is February 5, 2023, at 5 p.m. Movies In The Spring
For additional information please contact Betty Washington, at (504) 658-3052/ 504-421-4366 or email@example.com
Please click below for info on Whitney Young Pool.
Thank you for your interest in NORD Rentals. Due to an influx of rental applications we are no longer accepting facility rental request for the remainder of September and October 2022, except for Repast requests which will be accepted based on facility availability.
For more information regarding NORD rentals, please visit our website at www.nordc.org/rentals. Thank you for your understanding.
Looking for seasonal employment? Join our LIFEGUARD team! Salaries start at $15.91 per hour. Must be 16 years old or older. Flexible schedules Certifications available Contract through December 31, 2023. Apply online at nordc.org/about/jobs/
We received 500 pounds of rainbow trout on January 26 at 7:00 a.m. Come out and enjoy this unique opportunity to fish for the cold-weather Rainbow Trout that can only be stocked during the heart of Louisiana winters when water temperatures are below 67F.
National Girls In Sports Day!
Special guests include Xavier Womens Basketball Team.
Joe W Brown Rec Center from 6:00PM- 7:30 PM
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The NORD Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that raises funds to support the activities of the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission. Individual and corporate donors may restrict their gift to a specific playground or program, or give funds to support NORDC’s priority needs, such as athletic equipment and outfitting new recreation centers. Gifts in any amount are welcome.
Learn more about the opportunities to support a quality recreation system so that every citizen can enjoy the benefits of greater health and wellness and, particularly, our youth and teens have opportunities to develop practical, constructive life skills through self-discipline and teamwork.
New Orleans Recreation Development Foundation
935 Gravier Street, Suite 820
New Orleans, LA 70112
All contributions received will be acknowledged by letter and are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.