Stedman Recreation Center

175 Circle Drive, (910) 433-1440
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 1-9 pm, Sat. 9 am-5 pm, Sun. 2-5 pm




Youth Open Gym

Participants must have a permission form completed by a parent or guardian to participate. Participants must be signed in by an accompanying adult. Youth Open Gym begins Sat., April 1.
17-under yrs; Sat.; 12:45-2:45 pm; Free

Adult Open Gym

Participants must complete a waiver to participate. Participants will be required to present identification. Adult Open Gym begins Sat., April 1.
18+; Sat.; 2:45-4:45 pm; $2/person

Walking Track

Enjoy a cardio workout on your down time; utilize the walking track around the baseball field. For those keeping count, 5 times around the track equals a mile!
All ages; Mon.-Fri.; 2 pm-dusk; Sat.; 9 am-dusk; Free

Stedman Mile Club

Join the Stedman Mile Club. Enjoy an evening stroll or run as a family, gather up some friends, or come out and make some new ones. The mile club is a fun way to socialize with residents of the community while getting the necessary exercise. Stop in the Recreation Center during our operating hours to record your miles and at the end of the month we will have prizes for the top 3 finishers.
All Ages; Mon.-Sat.; 9 am-8:30 pm; Free

Friday Night Food, Fun & Fellowship

 Looking for a night out with friends? Come to the Stedman Recreation Center for a grand ole’ time! All participants must register and registration ends three days before the date of the program! Be sure to mark your calendars so you don’t miss out!
Nov. 17: Early Bird Dinner 
55+; Fri.; 6:30 pm; $5

Cool Kids Cook!

Aspiring young cooks will love this class! Young Chefs will join us in preparing a variety of foods. Participants will then enjoy their family-style meal. Pre-registration is required.
5-12 yrs; Fri.; Jan. 5; 6:30-8 pm; $10/child

Cheer & Tumble Class

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. 
4-12 yrs; Mon.; 6-7 pm; $25/month


Zumba uses a combination of easy to follow dance and fitness moves in a one of a kind fitness program that will blow you away! Zumba inspires participants so that you are excited to work out for this energizing, non-stop hour.   
13+; Mon.; 7-8 pm; Fri.; 6-7 pm; $5/class

Senior Fitness

Are you above the age of 55 and looking to get healthy? The Stedman Recreation center will be offering a FREE workout class twice a week to help you achieve your fitness goals. We will be showing a variety of senior workout videos that you can follow along with!
55+; Tues. and Thurs.; 1 pm; Free

Tae Kwon Do

Self-defense offers a physical fitness, self-discipline, academic achievement, fun and excitement in a non-violent atmosphere.   
5+; Tues. and Thurs.; Beginners 6-7 pm; Intermediate 7-8 pm; $40/month

Kids Movie Night

Register your child for an exciting night including dinner and a movie. That’s right…it’s a night out for Mom and Dad! Pre-registration is required one week in advance and late registrations will not be accepted. (Early drop-offs/ late pick-ups are not accepted.)
5-12 yrs; Fri., Nov. 3; 6:30-8:30 pm; $5/child

Youth Volunteer Opportunities

 Attention Middle or High School Students….are you looking for volunteer hours for school. Are you interested in building your resume? The Stedman Recreation Center has volunteer hours for you. We are always looking for volunteers for special events and/or programs around the center. Contact the center for additional details!
14-17 yrs.; Free


Stedman Recreation Center Coat Drive

With Winter just around the corner, lets help those in need. We are asking for new or gently used coats to be donated to local charities or families. we will accept donations from Sept. 1-Oct. 31. All items can be dropped off at the Stedman Recreation Center.

Holiday Helpers

Calling all of Santa's Helpers! We will begin by creating our very own make and take Christmas Ornaments. We will then take a break for milk & cookies and then we will begin decorating the Recreation Center Christmas Tree. When we are done, what a Winter Wonderland the center will be! Pre-registration is required  by Nov. 14.         
5-14 yrs; Sat., Nov. 18; 1-4 pm; 5$

Cape Fear Regional Basketball Camp

Join us for our 4th annual Cape Fear Regional Basketball Camp and learn the important fundamentals of the game from our great staff of experienced coaches and players! We will be focusing on shooting, dribbling, defense, rebounding and team play by using drills and exercises. Camp will be held at Cape Fear High School and will feature a variety of experts. Pre-registration is required by Dec. 5.
7-14 yrs; Sat., Dec. 9; 9:30 am-noon; $5