In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, City Hall and all city offices will be closed Monday, January 21, 2019. Residential trash pick up will occur as usual.

John H. Jackson Neighborhood Center

Address

1002 West Carter Street
Orlando, FL 32805
407.246.4459

Operational Hours

Mon: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Tues: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Wed: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Thurs: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Fri: 8 a.m. -8 p.m.
Sat: 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Sun: Closed

 

 

 

 

Contact Information

 

Meela Gillens

meela.gillens@cityoforlando.net

YOUTH/TEENS

After-School: Enrichment program for youth that provides a variety of supervised recreational activities, homework assistance and dinner and snack. This program takes place Monday-Friday from 3 – 5:30 p.m.

City of Orlando resident $40 per month per child. Two proofs of residency required. MUST provide driver’s license, water bill or electric bill showing City address.

Non- City resident $120 per month per child.

Community Support (City residents only) Must complete a community support application (EBT) to determine eligibility.

School Vacation Days Camp: (grades K-8th) Program offered during Orange County Public School holidays/breaks. Program hours are 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Parents must provide lunch and snack daily.

City of Orlando resident $8 per day per child. Two proofs of residency required. MUST provide driver’s license, water bill or electric bill showing City address.

Non- City resident $10 per day per child.

Community Support (City residents only) Must complete a community support application (EBT) to determine eligibility.


Summer Camp: (Age Groups: must have completed Kindergarten through entering 5th grade) A safe and affordable summer day camp program for youth who have completed Kindergarten up to eighth grade. This program is offered Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. for 9 weeks. Registration takes place in April. Sumer Camp offers a variety of recreational activities, including swimming, crafts, indoor and outdoor activities, exciting field trips (additional expense), computer labs and special events.

City of Orlando resident $60 per week per child. Two proofs of residency required. Must provide driver’s license, water bill, or electric bill showing City address.

Non- City resident $100 per week per child.

City of Orlando Resident Community Support
Must complete a community support application (EBT) to determine eligibility.

Junior Counselor: (ages 14-15) This year-round volunteer program offers teens the opportunity to learn job skills by assisting recreation staff during programs and events.

Boys & Girls Clubs – Parramore Branch: (ages 11-17)
Partnership program encouraging teens to participate in age appropriate activities led by peer role models every Monday – Friday, 12 – 8 p.m. Cost: Free.

UCF Reading Camp: (ages 6-10) University of Central Florida education majors coach elementary school age children with effective reading strategies and techniques. Program offered on Saturdays from 10 – 11:30 a.m. (September-November, February-May). Cost: Free.\

Rentals

• Large multi-purpose room- $50 per hour – capacity 105 persons
• Small multi-purpose rooms – $30 per hour – capacity 20 persons
• Kitchen – $15 per hour
• Outside basketball courts – $30 per hour
• Softball Field – $25/$40 per hour
• Small Park Pavilion – $30 daily fee
• Tennis Court- $2.00 per hour

Rental Policy and Procedures

• $100 refundable damage/cleanup deposit
• General liability insurance is required and is not refundable. It must be provided at time of rental or purchased through the City. Cost varies depending upon the number of attendees.
• No alcoholic beverages allowed
• All rentals must be paid in full at time of booking
• Rentals must be canceled at least 72 hours prior to event to receive a refund

Amenities

Fitness center
• Large multi-purpose room
• Small multi-purpose rooms
• Kitchen
• Computer lab
• Game room
• Outside basketball court
• Softball field
• Swimming pool
• Playground
• Pavilions
• Tennis Court
• Recording studio
• Virtual game room
• Cyber café (WIFI, free internet services)

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