6404 Cliffdale Road, (910) 433-1127
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 1-9 pm, Sat. 9 am-5 pm, Sun. 2-5 pm
In cooperative and supportive effort and effective immediately, Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation (FCPR) has postponed all department organized programs, activities, athletics, special events and rentals through April 30th. FCPR Staff will contact and work affected individuals and groups to reschedule or refund at a later date. As conditions change, the status of these postponements will be re-evaluated.
Cancelled programs/events have been removed Programs with an asterisk(*) have been postponed.
This class is designed to develop your child physical and social abilities through the body movement and group participation. They will learn basic tumbling skills with instruction on balance, rolls, flexibility, body position, cartwheels, bridge work, handstands, back-bends, and walkovers.
2-3 yrs; Tues., Wed. and Thurs.; 4-4:30 pm; $20/month
4-5 yrs; Tues., Wed. and Thurs.; 4:30-5:15 pm; $30/month
6-8 yrs; Tues. and Thurs.; 5:15-6 pm; $30/month
7-9 yrs; Thurs.; 6-6:45 pm; $30/month
10-15 yrs; Thurs.; 6:45-7:45 pm; $30/month
Start off on the right foot! Let our instructor guide you through the fundamental movements, combinations and music appreciation in the Beginners class. Those comfortable with the basics can explore a variety of choreographic in the Intermediate class while improving retention coordination and technique. Experience the camaraderie of troupe dancing in the Advance class where emphasis is placed on performance skills and the dynamic elements of group dances.
13+; Thurs.; Intermediate 6-7 pm; Beginners 7-8 pm; Advanced 8-9 pm; $30/month
Sweat, sculpt, and rock with the world's first cardio jam session inspired by the energizing, infectious, sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums. Pre-registration is required. Yoga mat is recommended. ID is required for Ripstix.
12+; Mon.; 7 pm; $35/month
*Chef Tammy's Teaching Table*
This class will help unleash your child's inner chef with simple and delicious recipes they can manage to complete with a little bit of effort and a whole lot of fun. So, if they display a passion for cooking and enjoy helping in the kitchen, these "hands on" cooking classes are designed especially for them. Space is limited to students per class.
Free for the month of April
Fri.; April 3; May 1; June 5; July 10; Aug 7; 6:30-8:30 pm; 12$/class
*Cliffdale Cheer Camp*
This class will help beginners and experienced cheerleaders to learn all essential skills to lead the crowd, learn cheer, proper hand and body movements as well as jumping and tumbling techniques. They will also learn important life skills of team building.
3-8 yrs; Mon.; 6-7 pm; $30/month
9-17 yrs; Mon.; 7-8 pm; $30/Month
*Cliffdale Dance Academy*
Do you like to move and groove? This class is for you! This class is for the ultimate dancer who is interested in Ballet/Tap/Lyrical, Majorette/Jazz and Hip Hop. Dancers of all advancement levels are encouraged to come to the Cliffdale Dance Academy.
Ballet/Tap/Lyrical; 3-6 yrs; Tues.; 6 pm; $30/month
Hip Hop; 5+ yrs; Tues.; 7 pm; $30/month
Majorette/Jazz; 10+ yrs; Tues.; 8 pm; $30/month
*Cliffdale Senior Club*
Come and celebrate birthdays once a month. Bring a potluck dish and socialize with new friends.
55+; 4th Thurs.; 11:15 am; Free
*Creative Hands Juice and Paint*
Painting is much more than a simple activity. It is a way for your child to express themselves in their own special way. Painting aids children acquire hand-eye coordination, an important skill in their age. This is developed while they learn to paint the parts that they see; making sure their hand movement is at par with their vision.
1-4 yrs; Sat.; 10-11 am; $30/month
*Creative Hands Paint with Me*
Want to learn drawing and painting techniques? Learn to draw volume and perspective. Painting with acrylic on frame; techniques with pastels, still life subjects, landscape, human figure and for smaller painting techniques with hands, brushes, mops, sponges and many ideas for fun while painting. Painting also helps children use their senses, express emotion, explore process and outcomes of color.
5-12 yrs; Mon.; 6-8 pm; $30/month
*Making Proud Choices*
Making Proud Choices is a free multi-session teen health program focused on training youth ages 14-19 as Peer Health Educators. Peer Health Educators learn how to think and act responsibly around their health and well-being. It allows them to build their health advocacy skills related to healthy relationships and communication, as well as abstinence and teen pregnancy prevention. The goal is to empower young people to think critically about their impact as young leaders, allowing them to earn valuable community leadership experience. Dinner is provided during each class meeting. Parents and guardians must complete an application for their teen to participate in the program. For more information contact (910) 729-0971.
The Health Improvement Project, or HIP, is a free 4 session HIV-prevention program for teens ages 14-19 that provides medically-accurate health information related to setting healthy personal boundaries, resisting peer pressure, and interpersonal communication, as well as STD prevention and abstinence. Once teens have completed the program, they become Peer Health Educators, which looks great on a college application or resume! *This program is a continuation of the Making Proud Choices program, but no pre-requisite classes are required to participate.
Dinner is provided during each class meeting. Parents and guardians must complete an application for their teen to participate in the program. For more information contact (910) 729-0971.
14-19 yrs; Tues.; Feb. 18-March 11; Free
Pulse Zone Training (ZT) is a 45 min High Intensity Interval Training circuit small group personal training program for individuals who prefer the extra motivation and accountability of working in a group setting. Workouts are designed to build lean muscle and burn body fat. These workouts are structured and designed like a personal training program giving all of the same advantages of proper training. Classes taught by Certified Personal Trainer & Corrective Exercise Specialist. Yoga mat, towel and water is required.
13+; Mon.; 6-7 pm; $30/month
Meet new friends, socialize, have fun and get fit. Join this group of active seniors and work out to a low impact aerobics routine designed specifically for seniors.
55+; Tues., Wed. and Thurs.; 10:15-11:15 am; Free
*Senior Chair Aerobics*
This is a unique program for seniors and individuals who have trouble standing on their own or have difficulty balancing. Chair aerobics is a gentle way to participate in exercise to improve strength training, muscle and bone strength, balance, flexibility and circulation.
55+; Tues., Wed. and Thurs.; 11:15 am-12:15 pm; Free
*Senior Geek Squad*
Partnering with the library we are able to provide a technology class for our seniors. They will go over typical issues that affect seniors. Grouped in with this class they will also be providing a genealogy course to show different ways you can trace your ancestry.
55+; 2nd Thurs.; 10:30-11:30 am; Free
*Senior Line Dancing*
All you have to do is jump in line and follow along. Seniors, if you’re looking for fun and a way to burn some energy, or just want to get involved, the line dancing class is just what you need to keep the body moving.
55+; Tues.; 11:15 am-12:15 pm; Free
55+; Wed.; Beginners 11:15 am-12:15 pm; Free
Uplifting Society, Inc. is a group of community leaders committed to breaking the generational cycles of poverty in Fayetteville, NC through life skills training, college preparation, and financial education. The vision is to ensure the personal growth and development of all our youth through classroom instructions, practical exercise and encouragement to include recognition of achievements and positive contribution to community and society.
10-19 yrs; 1st, 2nd and 4th Mon.; 6:30-7:30 pm; Free
*Whitted Sport Taekwondo*
The purpose of the Sport Taekwondo program is to enable Taekwondo athletes to achieve sustained competitive excellence and to grow and promote the sport of Taekwondo. Taekwondo is far more than a system concerned with physical prowess, for it is also an art directed toward the moral development of its’ students. Taekwondo builds mental and physical fitness, self confidence and self esteem. Taekwondo is an official Olympic sport.
5+; Tues.; 6:30-7:30 pm and Thurs.: 6:45-7:45 pm; Sat.; 1-2 pm; $50/month; special discount rate for additional family members
*Whitted Traditional Taekwondo*
Taekwondo is Korean martial arts often called Korean Karate. Hapkido / Ho Sin Sool – Self Defense is the study on how to use an attacker’s strength and weapons against him or her. The practitioner learns when, how and where to attack an assailant using “pressure points” (areas of the body that when pressed or struck can cause intense pain), grappling and joint locking techniques and throws.
4+; Thurs.; 6-6:45 pm; $25/month
*Youth Open Gym*
Youth can enjoy a pickup game or just shoot around for fun. Free play permission form must be completed by a parent/guardian and remain on file. A photo of each participant will be acquired by staff for identification purposes.
17 under yrs; Mon.-Thurs.; 3-5 pm; Sat.; 10 am-noon*; Sun.; 2-4 pm; Free
*There will be no open gym on Sat. during the months of Jan.-March due to athletic games.
*Youth Tutoring Program*
Reading is a noun that means: The activity of knowledge and pleasure from written or printed material. Parents and community, let's work together to help our teachers to help our children succeed. Students can receive assistance in math and/or reading.
All ages; Mon.; 6-7 pm; Wed.; 4:30-5:30 pm; Sun.; 2-3:30 pm; Free
Zumba is a Latin style aerobics class that is exhilarating, effective, easy to follow, Latin-inspired, calorie burning dance fitness party that is moving millions of people to lose weight fast while having fun. This group occasionally has glow parties.
18+; Tues. and Wed.; 7:30-8:30 pm; $35/month
4th Annual Father/Daughter Friday Dance
Our Father/Daughter dance is a special event that shapes the special bond of a father and daughter relationship. This is also a time for a daughter to celebrate Father’s Day. This will be a fun time to enjoy quality time and dancing. There will be refreshments and a DJ. Young ladies may also be accompanied by an older brother, uncle, grandfather or any father figure that is important or has influenced their life. Attire will be Sunday best. Space is limited be sure to buy your ticket early. Tickets will be on sale May 18-June 18.
All ages; Fri., June 19; 6:30-8:30 pm; $15/couple; each additional daughter will be $5
2nd Annual Basketball Skills Clinic
This skills clinic is designed to help youth showcase their talents on the basketball court. There will be multiple skills competitions to allow players to compete. Lace up your sneakers and come ready to play.
7-17 yrs; Fri., June 26; 6:30-8:30 pm; Free
Wet & Wild Field Day
Need to cool off from the hot summer heat? Come enjoy water games, water relays, and water competitions at Wet & Wild Field Day. We will have everything here for you to enjoy a fun summer day. All activities will be held on the grass football field. Be sure to wear a bathing suit and shoes.
5-12 yrs; Sat., July 18; 10-11:30 am; Free
Cliffdale, EE Miller and Lake Rim Back to School Bash
Bring your family and friends and let’s get ready to kick off the new school year with a block party! Come and spend the afternoon enjoying local entertainment, food, bounce houses, and more! Don’t forget to bring your lawn chairs for this outdoor event at EE Miller Recreation Center (1347 Rim Road).
All Ages; Sat., Aug. 1; 11 am-3 pm; Free
3rd Annual Back 2 School FREE Supplies Shopping Spree
Cliffdale Recreation Center has partnered with We're on A Mission (W.A.M.) and will be taking donations for school supplies (pencils, papers, notebooks, erasers, backpacks, crayons, glue, pens, rulers, etc.) to give to those in need. Donations may be dropped off at Cliffdale Recreation Center. Come out and join us for food and games and other festivities. You must send your name and number to email@example.com to be placed on the list.
5-16 yrs; Sat., Aug. 15; 10 am-noon; Free