G.B. Myers Recreation Center

1018 Rochester Drive, (910) 433-1570
Hours: Mon.-Fri 1-9 pm, Sat. 9 am-5 pm, Sun. 2-5 pm



Youth Open Gym

Come work on your basketball skills while improving your health along with others your age. 
Schedule is subject to change without notice. Participants should call in advance.
18-under yrs.; Mon.-Fri.; 3-5:30 pm; Sat.; 9 am-5 pm; Free

Fitness Room

No more excuses! Fitness equipment is available during all operation hours. Schedule your time to get a good workout and get your body into shape. Ages 13-17yrs must be accompanied by an adult. All participants must complete a “Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire. Open during facility operational hours.
13+; Free

The G.B. Myers Neighborhood Association

Citizens within the G.B Myers Community meet to discuss and address community concerns. These meetings assist in developing and implementing an action plan. We welcome and will appreciate the attendance of all citizens in close proximity to Geraldine Myers Recreation Center. All ideas to address community concerns will be respected and considered at these meetings.
18+; 2nd Sat. of each month; 11 am; Free

The Sassy Women of Distinction

As one of Fayetteville’s chapters of the Red Hat Society, these ladies encourage and endear friendships in women. This group of ladies fosters fun, health and social interaction among women in various seasons of their lives. Members 50 and over wear red hats and purple attire to all social gatherings and outings. Any women under the age of 50 may also become a member, but she wears a pink hat and lavender attire to the Society's events until reaching her 50th birthday.
All ages; 2nd Sat. of each month; 9:30-11:30 am; Free

Hope Hillside Playground Heritage Association

The purpose of the association is to preserve the legacy of the Hope/Hillside Playground through continued financial support for educational event, and encourage community involvement and sponsorship of activities, while promoting social interaction and community development.
All ages; 1st and 3rd Thurs. of each month; 6-7:30 pm; Free

Adult Computer Class

Learn all you want to know about computers. Our patient instructor will work with you to increase your computer skills.  Instruction is available in internet access, Microsoft Word, Power Point and more.
18+; Mon.; 5:30-7 pm; Free

Computer Lab

Are you looking for a safe and quiet place to study or work on the computer.  Myers recreation center’s computer lab has desktop computers with internet access, and are free to the public. Youth under 12 yrs must be accompanied by an adult.
All ages; Free


FCPR has partnered with Cumberland County Schools to provide computer capability to students who currently attend Cumberland county schools, and the general public. Individuals who wish to utilize the Chromebooks must have a completed “Chromebook Activity” registration form on file. Chromebooks can only be used within the facility for a limited time period.
All ages; Free

 Pickle Ball

Individuals looking for some great exercise for the mind and body, Pickle ball is the game to try. This sport combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping pong using a paddle and plastic ball with holes. Beginners who just want to learn something new, or seasonal players craving competitive play, this is the place. Come give it a try!  Appropriate for ages 13+;
Mon., Wed., and Fri.; 9:30 am-noon; Wed.; 6-8:45 pm; Free

Puzzle Time

There’s always time to put together a puzzle! Parents waiting on site during your child’s practice, don’t sit idle, there’s always room at the puzzle table. Pass the time away by joining others to complete this month’s puzzle. Puzzle table located in the fitness room. 
All ages; Free  

Dazzling Dolls Ballet/Jazz

This combination class will teach beginners ballet and jazz technique. Dancers will also have an opportunity to perform in a Christmas and End of the year recital.
6-8 yrs; Tues.; 6-7 pm; $25/month
9-14 yrs; Tues.; 7-8 pm; $25/month

2018 May Fun Fest

Get your toddler moving at our annual May Day Fun Fest. Toddlers will have a blast while being  exposed to multiple fitness activities, and the “Moving Grooving Zumba Work out” at the end. Program offers individual and team events to win medals and trophies. Daycares & Preschool programs are invited. Pre-registration is required.
3-5 yrs; Thurs., May 3; 10 am-noon; Free

2018 Toddler Olympics

If you have a tiny energetic, future athlete, this event is what you’re looking for. Register your toddler for the 2018 Toddler Olympics. Athletes will compete in age appropriate events to earn the gold, silver or bronze medal. All participants will receive a medal for participation. Participants must be 3 or 4 years old on or before the day of the event. Practice will be held prior to the event day, to prepare participants for the big day. Practice dates and time will be provided upon registration.
3-4 yrs; Sat., May 19; 10 am-noon; $20 registration fee

Aqua Excursion

Parents looking to enjoy a quiet dinner or shopping alone, you can sign your child up to enjoy the new Aqua Excursion at Myer Recreation center! Participants will be entertained with games and activities on our new splash pad and playground unit. Water play! games and pizza!                                                                                  7-12 yrs; June 8; Aug. 31; 6-9 pm; $5/per child