Cliffdale Recreation Center

6404 Cliffdale Road, (910) 433-1127
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 1-9 pm, Sat. 9 am-5 pm, Sun. 2-5 pm



ALL Star Tumbling

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, backbends, and walkovers. 
2-3 yrs; Tues. and Thurs.; 4-4:30 pm; $20/month
4-5 yrs.; Tues. and Thurs.; 4:30-5:15 pm; $30/month
6-8 yrs; Thurs.; 5:15-6 pm; $30/month
7-9 yrs; Thurs.; 6-6:45 pm; $30/month 
10-15 yrs; Thurs.; 6:45-7: pm; $30/month

Belly Dancing

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 choreographies 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

Breakfast Club

Seniors can bring in your breakfast and join in conversation or games (checkers, card games, Uno, etc.) with other seniors prior to your aerobics class.
55+; 2nd Thurs.; 9-10:30 am; Free

Champions in Motion (Cheer)

This class teaches the basic requirements for middle school cheerleading tryouts. Operated by Champions In Motion. Classes are paid monthly. For more information call 910-769-3408, or
4-14 yrs; Mon.; 5:45-8:45 pm; $32/month (if the month has 5 weeks, it will be $40)

Champions in Motion (Karate)

This class not only teaches self-defense but self-discipline as well. Operated by Champions In Motion, it also promotes physical exercise and coordination. Classes are paid monthly. For more information call 910-769-3408, or
4-14 yrs; Fri.; 6-8:30 pm; $32/month (if the month has 5 weeks, it will be $40)

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 Academy

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, brushes, sponges and many ideas for fun while painting.
6-12 yrs; Mon. and Wed.; 6-8 pm; $30/month


Dodge, duck, dip and dive. Bring yourself or an entire team and dodge your way to victory.
All ages; 3rd Fri.; 6-8:30 pm; $2/individual or $10/team: Min. of 6 players; max. of 10 players

Family Gym Time

Enjoy some gym time as a family. This time has been designated to give families time together.  Child/Children must be accompanied by parent/guardian.
13 under yrs; Fri.; 3-5 pm; Free

Key to Success, Reading Enhancement 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. and Wed.; 4-6 pm; Sat.; 11 am-1 pm; Free

Lreez Decadent Desserts

Come find your creative side with LREEZ Decadent Desserts. This class offers baking classes for our Lil Chefs. Beginners course includes all materials. Students will learn about the baking process and how to be creative with decorating. Upon completion, students will enjoy the fruits of labor. Registration deadline is one week prior to class. Only 10 participants per class.
8-12 yrs; Fri.; Sept. 14, Oct. 12, Nov. 9, Dec. 14, Jan. 11; 6-8:30 pm; $12/person

Senior Aerobics

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

Trivia Night 

Does your family have what it takes to take to be the smartest? Test your family's intelligence in some random themed trivia questions. Each month will have a different theme of questions (ex: History of Fayetteville, math, and sports)
All ages; 2nd Thurs.; 6:30-8:30 pm; Free

Uplifting Society

Uplifting Society is dedicated to providing opportunities and support for today’s youth and families. This helps promote them within the community and personal empowerment in order to enhance the quality of their lives.
10-18 yrs; 1st, 2nd and 4th Mon.; 6-9 pm; Free

Whitted Taekwondo

Children, adults, and seniors can build confidence and self-esteem in this officially sanctioned club of USA Taekwondo and affiliate of the US Olympic Committee. Students will learn the five tenets of taekwondo; integrity, courtesy, self-esteem, perseverance, and indomitable spirit.
5+; Tues. and Thurs.; 6:30-8:30 pm; Sat.; 1-3 pm; $50/month; special discount rate for additional family members.

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 Saturdays during the months of Jan.- March due to athletic games.

Yvette’s Dance Academy

Yvette’s Dance Academy is a structured dance studio program based out of the recreation centers. The mission of YDA is to offer high quality dance instruction at an affordable price. YDA offers recreation and competitive level dance classes and dance teams. All dancers have the option to participate in two dance recitals a year and tryout for either a recreational dance team or competitive dance team (1 year dance experience required). Placement classes are required in order to take Intermediate and Advanced Classes.
3-6 yrs; Tues.; 6-7 pm; Ballet/Tap/Hip Hop; $30/month
7+; Tues.; 7-8 pm; Ballet/Tap/Tumbling; $30/month
7+; Tues.; 8-9 pm; Hip Hop/Jazz 1; $30/month


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

Zumba Gold

It is Exhilarating! Zumba Gold lets you move to the beat at your own speed. These classes provide modified low impact moves for older adults.
55+; Tues.; 9-10 am; $10/month or $3/class