G.B. Myers Recreation Center

1018 Rochester Drive, (910) 433-1570
Hours: Mon.-Fri 1-9 pm, Sat. 9 am-5 pm, Sun. 2-5 pm



Open Gym

Come work on your basketball skills while improving your health along with others your age. Schedule is subject to change without notice. Participants should call in advance.
13-under yrs.; Mon.-Fri.; 3:30-6:30 pm; Sat.; 9 am-5 pm; Free
14-17 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; 4:30-8:45 pm; Sat.; 9 am-5 pm; Free

Adult Open Play

Adults 18 and older must complete an FCPR Registration form and submit a valid ID to be kept on file. No personal balls are allowed in the gym. The schedule is subject to change, participants should verify operation on holidays and traditional school closings.
18+; Wed.; 6:30-8:30 pm; $2/person

Fitness Room

No more excuses! Quality fitness equipment is available during all operation hours. Schedule your time to get a good workout and get your body into shape. All participants must complete a Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire. Open during facility operation hours.
18+; 13-17 yrs must be accompanied by an adult; Free

The G.B. Myers Neighborhood Association

Citizens within the G.B Myers Community meet to discuss and address community concerns. These meetings assist in developing and implementing an action plan. We welcome and will appreciate the attendance of all citizens in close proximity to Geraldine Myers Recreation Center. All ideas
to address community concerns will be respected and considered.
18+; 2nd Sat. of each month; 11 am; Free

The Sassy Women of Distinction

As one of Fayetteville’s chapters of the Red Hat Society, these ladies encourage and endear friendships in women. These ladies foster fun, health and social interaction among women in various seasons of their lives. Members 50 and over wear red hats and purple attire to all social gatherings
and outings. Any women under the age of 50 may also become a member, but she wears a pink hat and lavender attire to the Society's events until reaching her 50th
All ages; 2nd Sat. of each month; 9:30-11:30 am; Free

“Fine Tunes” Piano Lessons

Individual piano instruction provided to develop and enhance your piano skills. All levels are welcome. Sessions are once a week for 45 minutes..
5+; Mon. and Fri.; 9 am-1 pm; Sat.; 9 am-5 pm; $45/month

Drum Lessons

Individual drum lessons for students of all levels, register now and you’ll be playing tunes in no time. Sessions are once a week for 45 minutes.
5+; Mon. and Fri.; 9 am-1 pm; Sat.; 9 am-5 pm; $45/month

Hope Hillside Playground Heritage Association

The purpose of the association is to preserve the legacy of the Hope/Hillside Playground through continued financial support for educational events, and encourage community involvement and sponsorship of activities, while promoting social interaction and community development.
All ages; 1st and 3rd Thurs. of each month; 6-7:30 pm; Free

YDA Dance Academy

Studio dance lessons at an affordable price. All dancers have the option to participate in two dance recitals each year and tryout for a recreational dance team or a competitive dance
team. Classical Ballet: 9+; Wed.; 6:30-7:30 pm; $30/month
Intermediate Ballet/Lyrical: 9+; Wed.; 7:30-9 pm; $30/month (placement class required to participate)

Diamond Divas Dance Class

Hip Hop and Majorette dance! This dynamic dance class will teach different styles of dance in a well monitored and well-rounded atmosphere.
4-10 yrs; Sat.; 10-11 am; Sun; 2-5 pm; $25/month
11-15 yrs; Sat.; 11 am-noon; Sun. 2-5 pm; $35/month

Adult Computer Class

Learn all you want to know about computers. Our patient instructor will work with you to increase your computer skills. Instruction is available in internet access, Microsoft Word, Power Point and more.
18+; Mon.; 5:30-7 pm; Free

Computer Lab

Are you looking for a safe and quiet place to study or work on the computer? Myers recreation centers computer lab has updated desktop computers with internet access and are free to the public.
All ages; 12-under yrs must be accompanied by an adult;


FCPR has partnered with Cumberland County Schools to provide computer capability to students who currently attend Cumberland county schools, and the general public. Individuals who wish to utilize the Chromebooks must have a completed “Chromebook Activity” registration form on file. Chromebooks can only be used within the facility for a limited time period.
All ages; Free 

Senior Pickle Ball

Seniors interested in staying active, you have to try Pickle ball! There’s an energetic group of seniors at Myers, who will teach beginners and challenge others in this fun competitive mixture of Ping Pong, Tennis and Badminton.
55+; Mon., Wed. and Fri.; 9:30 am-noon; Free

Puzzle Time

There’s always time to put together a puzzle! Parents waiting on site during your child’s practice, don’t sit idle, there’s always room at the puzzle table. Pass the time away by joining others to complete this month’s puzzle. Puzzle table is located in the fitness room.
All ages; Free

Kids in the Kitchen

Are your kids interested in helping in the kitchen? Kids will learn kitchen safety and healthy eating habits, while preparing quick, easy meals they can prepare on their own. Space is limited, pre-registration required.
7-12 yrs; Mon.; Oct. 17, Nov. 21, Dec. 19, Jan. 16, Feb. 20;
4-6 pm; $5/child per session

“Kitchen Connect” Teen Cooking Class

Teens interested in learning their way around the kitchen, will enjoy this hands on and informational program. Kitchen safety and educate to help you learn how to make all sorts of meals for you and your family. Space is limited, pre-registration required.
12-16 yrs; Wed.; Oct. 19, Nov. 23, Dec. 21, Jan. 18, Feb. 22;
5-7 pm; $5/participant per session