The outside of the Tarboro Road Community Center

Tarboro Road Park

Contact

 

Tarboro Road Park: 919-996-6505
Director Christopher Octetree

Saint Monica Teen Center: 919-996-4770

Address

Tarboro Road Park
121 N. Tarboro Street
Raleigh, NC 27610

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Community Center

Kids jumping and enjoying a summer camp at Tarboro Road

Center Programs

Rentals

A large open meeting room with windows at Tarboro Road

Request your rental online using RecLink or by reaching out to the facility. 

Take note: Requests will be subject to staff approval. Upon approval, payment will be required to confirm the reservation. Your reservation is not finalized until you receive confirmation of your payment.

Large Meeting Room

  • Capacity: 120
  • 37' × 54'
  • $75/hr. ($95 after hours)
A smaller open space meeting room at Tarboro Road

Small Meeting Room

  • Capacity: 39
  • 22′ × 30′
  • $40/hr. ($60 after hours)
A large, brightly colored gymnasium with multiple courts

Gymnasium

  • Capacity: 225
  • $65/hr. ($85 after hours)
A weight room with cardio machines, free weights and other fitness equipment.

Weight Room

  • $10 per month

Warming Kitchen

  • Food can only be warmed, not prepared from scratch.

Saint Monica Teen Center

Side view of Saint Monica Teen Center

The Saint Monica Teen Center building was originally built in 1930 as part of the Saint Monica Catholic School and later served as home to the New Bern Avenue Day Care. Saint Monica Teen Center opened its doors to the teens of Raleigh on February 11, 2011.

Teen Thrive program participants

Center Programs

A lounge set up room with several comfy chairs, a tv and two whiteboards

Teen Lounge

  • 55″ liquid crystal display (LCD) TV
  • Cafe style and lounge seating
  • Gaming chairs
  • 2 dry-erase boards
A technology room with desks, several computers and flat screen tv's

Technology Room

  • 15 ergonomic workstations
  • 16 computers with Microsoft Office Suite
  • 2 47-inch LCD monitors
  • 88" interactive whiteboard
  • High-definition projector
  • Instructor podium
  • High-definition video conferencing and collaboration
  • Cisco Curricula
  • SAS Curriculum Pathways
  • Network access
  • Wireless connectivity
  • State-of-the-art technology thanks to strategic partnerships with AT&T, AT&T Pioneers, Cisco Systems, MCNC, Microsoft, and SAS Institute
A large, open room used for dance and fitness classes

Fitness & Dance Room

  • 20.5′ studio dance mirror
  • Reinforced floors
  • 2 blackboards
A multi-use room with two gaming tables, and a kitchen appliances

Multipurpose Kitchenette Room

  • 65″ high definition projector
  • 2 recreational sports tables
  • Cooking range with stove
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Shelter

An outdoor picnic shelter with six tables and a grill at tarboro road

Request your rental online using RecLink or by reaching out to the facility. 

Take note: Requests will be subject to staff approval. Upon approval, payment will be required to confirm the reservation. Your reservation is not finalized until you receive confirmation of your payment.

Picnic Shelter

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

View other shelter locations.

 

Courts

Two outdoor tennis courts with backboards and lighting

Tennis Courts

  • 2 courts
  • Lighting on a timer from dusk to 10 p.m.
  • Has backboards

Courts are typically available on a first-come, first-served basis. View other court locations.

Playgrounds

An outdoor playground with climbing equipment, a slide and sand surface

Ages 5–12

  • Sand surface

View other playground locations.

Hours

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

Saint Monica Teen Center Hours

 
Monday:
2:00 pm-8:00 pm
Tuesday:
2:00 pm-8:00 pm
Wednesday:
2:00 pm-8:00 pm
Thursday:
2:00 pm-8:00 pm
Friday:
2:00 pm-8:00 pm
Saturday:
11:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday:
1:00 pm-6:00 pm