Pine Forest Recreation Center

6901 Ramsey Street, (910) 433-1196
Hours: Mon.-Fri.1-9 pm, Sat. 9 am-5 pm, Sun. 2-5 pm



Youth Open Play

The gym is open for youth weeknights, except during recreation center athletic programs and practices. Parents may come and play with their child.
7-17 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; 4-5:30 pm; Sat.; 10 am-2 pm; Free

Adult Open Play

The gym is open for adult basketball except during the recreation center athletic programs and practices. Valid picture identification is required.
18+; Sat.; 2:30-5 pm; $2

Fitness Room

Work up a sweat in our weight room. Cardio and weight equipment are provided. There is no membership or payment required, but a waiver form must be on file at the center to participate.
18+; 13-17 yrs with a parent/guardian; Mon.-Fri.; 1-9 pm; Sat.; 9 am-5 pm; Sun.; 2-5 pm; Free

Kathy Pate’s Step, Core & More

Come and join us in a basic to intermediate step class with low and high impact moves. We also have a mix of floor aerobics, toning, strength training, and abs. All equipment provided. First class is free.
13+; Mon., Wed. and Fri.; 5:30-6:30 pm; $25/month, $15/month for seniors (55+) and students or $35/family

Little Kickers Soccer Program

Get your pre-school child involved in the beginner soccer program designed for 3 & 4 year olds.  Your child will learn the basic rules as well as develop their motor skills and learn about teamwork.  Teams will practice and play non-competitive games.  Parents are encouraged to have an active role in this program. Register June 1-Aug. 1
3-4 yrs; practice and games TBD; $20 and birth certificate

Parent’s Night Out

Are you looking to have some time to yourself?  Drop the kids off for some food, fun, and games at the Recreation Center.  Pre-Register by May 10.
6-12 yrs; Mar. 10; May 12; 6:30-9pm; $5

Sweet Treats Cooking Class

If your kids enjoy cooking or helping out in the kitchen then bring them to the recreation center for a class they will enjoy. Kids will learn basic kitchen safety and make their own desert. No supplies needed, but space is limited so sign up early.
7-16 yrs; March 13, May 8, Sept. 11; 6-7 pm; $5/class

Tae Kwon Do

Originating in Korea more than 2,000 years ago, Tae Kwon Do has grown more popular in recent years. Join our class and find out what all the excitement is about! Learn the techniques and get a work out at the same time.
5+; Mon., Wed. and Fri.; 7-8 pm; $40/month

Tang Soo Do Karate and Self Defense

Tang Soo Do Karate enhances your awareness and well-being. The combat academy of Tan Soo Do offers Kata and forms, board breaking, fighting, and tournaments. These family oriented classes teach self-defense, men’s weight loss, women’s muscle toning, and physical fitness along with discipline that will last you a life time. Beginners, intermediate and advanced martial arts students train together. Ask about our family saving and discounts.
All ages; Tues. and Thurs.; 6-7:30 pm; $7/class or $40/month

Teen Night

Come spend some time with your friends at the Recreation Center.  We will have food, games, crafts, music, and more!  The center closes at 9 pm, and then we can really have some fun!  Pre-Register by March 14.
11-14 yrs; Sat., March. 17; 6:30-10:30 pm; $5

Zumba Toning Class

Do you want to work out and forget that you’re working out? Zumba’s the way to go! Zumba is a fusion of Latin and International dance combine with fitness. No dance experience needed. You can burn up to 900 calories per class. The first class is FREE. All children up to 15 yrs are FREE.
16+; Sat.; 9:30-10:30 am; $25/month or $7/class


Spring Fling

Join us and Pine Forest Recreation center for our annual Easter Egg Hunt. There will be eggs filled with goodies, bounce houses, the Easter bunny and more. There will be different times for different age groups. This event will take place at the College Lakes Park. Please have children bring their own baskets. Please call the center to pre-register your family.
2-12 yrs; Sat., April 1; noon-3 pm; Egg hunt times: 2-5 yrs 1 pm; 6-8 yrs 1:30 pm; 9-12 yrs, 2 pm; Free

Opening Day Ceremonies

Kick off the 2017 Baseball season with fun activities and a parade of our baseball and softball teams at College Lakes Park. This will include all Zone 4 teams.
All Ages; Sat., April 8; 9 am

Family Kite Festival

We are celebrating National Kite Month, April by flying kites high into the sky. Bring your kite out and join us as we brighten up the blue sky with your colorful kites. All shapes and sizes allowed!
All ages; Sat., April 29; 10 am-2 pm

Activities Extravaganza

Pine Forest is closing off the parking lot for the community to be active.  There will be games, arts and crafts, music, and more.  We are looking forward to spending time with your family!
All ages; Sun., April 23; 1-4 pm; Free

Muffins with Mom

Bring the family together as we Celebrate Mom and enjoy some muffins. We will have muffins and juice, and a present you can give to mom. Please pre-register by May 8.
All ages; Sat., May 13; 9:30 am; $3/person

Mother’s Day Boutique

Join us for a couple of hours of shopping with some of your favorite vendors. We hope to have clothes, jewelry, good smelling items, and more!! If you are an independent consultant, and you would like to set up a booth please contact the Recreation Center by April 15.
14+; Sat., May 13; 1-3 pm; Free

Donuts with Dad

Bring the family together to Celebrate Dad and enjoy donuts, milk, and juice. We will also have a gift for you to give to dad.  Please pre-register by June 13.
All ages; Sat., June 17; 9:30 am; $3/person

3v3 Soccer Tournament

Get your team ready for the season by entering them into our 3 on 3 soccer tournament. Your roster can have a maximum of 6 players. Awards will be presented to first-place and runner-up teams.
7-12 yrs; Sat., Aug. 26; 9 am; $10/team