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.; 6:45-7:45 pm; $30/month
2-3 yrs; 2nd and 4th Sat; 9:30-10:15 am; $20/month
4-5 yrs; 2nd and 4th Sat;10:15-11:15 am; $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 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

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 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; 1st and 3rd Mon.; 1:30-2:30 pm; $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, brushes, 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; 2nd and 4th Mon.; 6-8 pm; $30/month

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; 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.; May 8, April 12; 6-8:30 pm;$12/person


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.; 6:30 pm; $35/month or $10/class

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

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.


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


Cliffdale, EE Miller, Lake Rim & Westover Eggs-Travaganza

Come on out for an egg-tastic time with your friends at Cliffdale, EE Miller, Lake Rim and Westover Recreation Centers! There will be games, food vendors, a bounce house, balloon animals, crafts, music and more! Don’t forget to bring your basket for the egg hunt. This event will be hosted at Cliffdale Recreation Center and is absolutely free!
All ages; Sat., April 13; 10 am-2 pm; Free
Egg hunt times are as follows:
4-under yrs: 11 am
5-9 yrs: 11:45 am
10-12 yrs: 12:30 pm

2nd Annual Mother/Son Friday Night Fever!

Our Mother/Son dance is a special event that shapes the special bond of a mother and son relationship. This is also a time for a son to celebrate Mother’s Day. This will be a fun time to enjoy quality time and dancing. There will be refreshments and a DJ. Young men may also be accompanied by an older sister, aunt, grandmother or any mother 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 April 8-May 9.
All ages; Fri., May 10; 6:30-8:30 pm; $15/couple; each additional son will be $5

4th Annual Father/Daughter 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 13–June 12.
All ages; Fri., June 14; 6:30-8:30 pm; $15/couple; each additional daughter will be $5