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1209 Admiral Street 
Richmond, VA
23220 USA

Email: Ask Parks and Recreation

Phone(804) 646-5733

Inclement Weather Line Number: (804) 646-0751

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Blackwell Community Center

300 East 15th Street, Richmond, VA 23224 [South]
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COVID-19 SUMMER HOURS: Beginning July 6:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Building closed but green space is available) 

Meal Times:
Breakfast, 9:00 a.m. -  10:00 a.m.
Lunch, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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Normal Hours of Operation:

September - Mid-June
  Monday - Friday, 1:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  Saturday - Sunday, CLOSED

Mid-June - August
  Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m.- 8:00 p.m.
  Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  Sunday, CLOSED

Blackwell Community Center is located in the south side of the city. Interior amenities include a gymnasium, computer lab, kitchen, multi-purpose room, fitness area, meeting room and a games area. Outdoor features are a regulation size football and soccer field, swimming pool, tot lot, basketball and tennis courts and a softball field.

Recreation programs and classes in the areas of cultural arts, after school fun club, sports, dance, summer camp, crafts, sewing, drop in programs, self-improvement, computers, games, martial arts, music, do-it-yourself instruction and special events are among the activities offered here.

For more information about Blackwell programs, please contact the community center directly.