Effective March 27, 2020: FCPR playgrounds, outdoor basketball courts and the skate park are closed to the public to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Parks and trails remain open. Use caution and practice social distancing.

Effective March 25, 2020: FCPR facilities are closed to public access. FCPR will conduct business over the phone and online. General Information: 910-433-1547; Email:; Website: FCPR has postponed all department organized programs, activities, athletics, special events and rentals through April 30. FCPR will not take any additional shelter or room reservations until after May 31. FCPR staff will contact and work with affected individuals and groups to reschedule or refund at a later date. As conditions change, the status of these postponements and closures will be re-evaluated.

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Eastover-Central Recreation Center

3637 Pembroke Lane, (910) 433-1226
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 1-9 pm, Sat. 9 am-5 pm, Sun. 2-5 pm



In a cooperative and supportive effort and effective immediately, Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation has postponed all department organized programs, activities, athletics, special events and rentals through April 30. FCPR staff will contact and work with 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 

*Senior Citizens Fitness Morning*

Get your workout done in the morning! The fitness room will be open early for seniors on Tues. and Thurs. for you to workout on your own. Days are subject to change during the summer months.
50+; Tues. and Thurs.; 9-10 am; Free

*Quilting Night*

Learn quilting techniques from others or showcase your own talents. Bring all your supplies and we’ll provide the space.
All ages; Wed.; 6-9 pm; Free

*A Unique S.C.E.N.T.*

If you enjoy listening to live music then join us for Senior Citizens Entertainment Night every Tues. Each night will feature a style of music such as bluegrass, country /western, gospel and oldies. If you are interested in showcasing your musical talent, then call for more information and sign up to perform.
55+; Tues.; 6:30-8:45 pm; Free

*Tang Soo Do Karate and Self Defense*

Tang Soo Do enhances your awareness and well-being. The combat academy of Tang 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 lifetime. Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Martial Arts Student’s train together. Ask about our Family Savings and Discounts.
All ages; Tues. and Thurs.; 7:30-8:45 pm; $40/month

*Home School Gym Time*

If you are looking for a place to incorporate gym time in your home school curriculum, then stop by the recreation center! We will have gym equipment for you to play various games or you can bring your own. This program will end during the summer months.
17-under yrs; Tues. and Thurs.; 1-2:30 pm; Free


Zumba is a dance fitness program that fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness class. Burn calories and have fun doing it during the hour of heart racing, muscle pumping, and body energizing movements that will engage and captivate you. Dance yourself into shape and shrink everything, but your smile!
All ages; Mon. and Thurs.; 6:30-7:30 pm; $30/month or $5/class

*Bible Study & Fellowship*

Bring your bible and join others in your community in bible study and fellowship. Advance registration is not required but is appreciated for this ongoing program.
All ages; Tues.; 1-2 pm; Free

*Open Gym*

The gym will be open to shoot around or play a game of basketball with others. Open Gym is suspended when athletic events are scheduled in the gym and is subject to change depending on recreation center programs or events.
Youth Open Gym: 7-17 yrs; Sat.; 9 am-2 pm; 1st and 2nd Sun. of the month; 2-5 pm; Free
Adult Open Gym: 18+; Sat.; 2-5 pm; 3rd and 4th Sun. of the month; 2-5 pm; $2


Bringing the art studio to Eastover! KidCreate Studio will offer different art classes for children to unleash their creativity.  Classes range from painting to pottery and everything in between.  Children ages 4-12 yrs are encouraged to attend.  Classes are one hour in length.  Please dress appropriately.  Call the Eastover-Central Recreation Center for more information!
4-12 yrs; Wed.; Feb. 5, Feb. 19, March 4, March 18, April 1, April 15, April 29; 6-7 pm; $13/class

*Instructional Cheer*

Cheerleading promotes coordination, fitness and confidence. Learn all you need to know to prepare for middle school and high school cheerleading. This class will concentrate on cheer, motion technique, dance, jumps, tumbling and stunts.                                                                                                             
5-12 yrs; Wed.; 7-8 pm; Fri; 6-8 pm; $30/month


*Senior Appreciation Dinner*

Join us for a special appreciation dinner the 3rd Tues. in March. Enjoy a delicious dinner, good company and following the meal feel free to hang around for our Unique S.C.E.N.T. program. Space is limited so call ahead to reserve your spot!                                                                                                                                                             
55+; Tues., Postponed; 5 pm; Free

*Kid's Movie Night*

Parent's Night Out! Bring your kids to the recreation center to enjoy popcorn and a movie in their pajamas!            5-12 yrs; Fri., Postponed; 6:30-8:30 pm; Free

*Community Yard Sale*

Can't find what to do with all of your unwanted items after spring cleaning? Set up a table at our community yard sale. One man's trash is another man's treasure! Come see what treasures you can find. Tables are limited so reserve yours today.                                                                                                                                                     
All ages; Sat., Postponed; 8 am-noon; $5/space

Mother's Day Paint with KidCreate

KidCreate Studio is offering a special art class for Mother's Day! Kids are invited to bring their mom to the recreation center to paint a special Mother's Day canvas! Please dress appropriately. Call the Eastover-Central Recreation Center for more information. Please register by May 7.                                                                                   All ages; Sat., May 9; 10-11:30 am; $25/mother-child pair, $10/additional child

*Little Kickers Soccer*

If your little one is interested in playing soccer, then this program is for you. Registration is June 1-Aug. 1. Season will start in Sept. League age is the age attained by a player prior to Dec. 1 of the current playing year.                   
3-4 yrs; $25

Instructors Needed

Tumbling and Dance instructors are needed at the Eastover-Central Recreation Center. Please stop by or call for more information.