The exterior of Roberts Park community center

Roberts Park

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  • Year 1956 | Acres 7.2
  • Roberts Park is located in the Battery Heights Historic District which is known for their earthen batteries made during the Civil War.
  • Roberts Park resides on the former property of Bartholomew Gatling, county attorney and postman from 1915-1922.

Contact

 

Address

Roberts
1300 E. Martin St.
Raleigh, NC 27610

Community Center

Two girls posing for a picture during a summer camp

919-831-6830
Director Tori Spaugh | Assistant Director Calvin Mitchell

Center Programs

  • Community Afterschool Programs (CAPs)
A variety of gym equipment and weights

Weight Room

  • Mat Flooring
  • Up to 50lbs in dumbbells
  • $10/month (No Contract)
An indoor gymnasium with basketball court

Gymnasium

  • Capacity: 259
  • 71’ x 87’
  • Air conditioned
  • Sports floor
  • 2 adjustable hoops
  • $85/hr
An open activity room that can hold around 28 people

Activity Room

  • Capacity: 28
  • 24’ x 24’
  • $40/hr
A large open room for multi use

Multipurpose Room

  • Capacity: 99
  • 27’ x 48’
  • $65/hr

Meeting Room

  • Capacity: 20
  • 19’ x 21’
  • $30/hr

Warming Kitchen

  • Includes microwave, oven, stove range, and refrigerator
  • Food may only be warmed, not prepared from scratch
  • $25/hr

Shelters

A large outdoor picnic shelter with six tables

Shelter #1

  • Capacity: 36-60
  • 6 tables
  • 1 grill
  • $12/hr to rent
  • No electricity
A second outdoor picnic shelter with six tables

Shelter #2

  • Capacity: 36-60
  • 6 tables
  • 1 grill
  • $12/hr to rent
  • No electricity

Courts

An outdoor basketball court with concrete surface

Outdoor Basketball Court

  • Concrete surface
Two outdoor tennis courts with backboards and lighting

Tennis Courts

  • 2 courts
  • Staff turn on lights manually from dusk to 10pm
  • Has backboards

Fields

Youth baseball field

Youth Baseball Field

  • Distance: 185 ft
  • Lighting: Yes

Playgrounds

An outdoor playground with a rubber surface

Ages 5-12

  • Rubberized

Community Center Hours

 
Monday:
10:00 am-9:00 pm
Tuesday:
10:00 am-9:00 pm
Wednesday:
10:00 am-9:00 pm
Thursday:
10:00 am-9:00 pm
Friday:
10:00 am-9:00 pm
Saturday:
9:00 am-3:00 pm
Sunday:
1:00 pm-6:00 pm