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.
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.
18+; Sat.; 2:45-4:45 pm; $2/person
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
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!
55+; Fri., Sept. 28: Italian Dinner; Nov. 9: Early Bird Dinner; 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.; Oct. 12; 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; Thurs.; 7-8 pm; $5/class (See staff for additional class pass rates)
Zumba Gold is a lower intensity class for active older adults or beginners. It focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. It also focuses on all elements of cardiovascular, muscular conditioning, flexibility and balance. Wed.; 10:30-11:30am; $5/class (See staff for additional class pass rates)
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. 2; 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 families or charities. We will accept donations from Sept. 1-Oct. 31. All items can be dropped off at the Stedman Recreation Center.
Family Game Night
Enjoy some game time as a family. This has been designated to give families some quality time together. A variety of board games will be available for your family to play. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
All ages; Fri.; Sept. 21; 6:30-8:30 pm; Free
Stedman Recreation Center Food Drive
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, lets help those in need. We are asking for non-perishable food items to be donated to local families or charities. We will be accepting donations from Oct. 17-Nov. 18. All items can be dropped off at the Stedman Recreation Center.
14th Annual Fall Festival
Bring your children out for a night of fun filled activities. There will be carnival games, face painting, inflatables, costume contest and the monster egg hunt for those who wish to venture out with their flashights. For those with a sweet tooth, we will be having a cake walk! Concessions will also be available.
All ages; Thurs., Oct. 25; 6-8:30 pm
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 and cookies and then we will begin decoration the recreation center Christmas tree. When we are done, what a winter wonderland the center will be! Pre-registration is required by Nov. 7.
5-14 yrs; Sat., Nov. 10; 1-4 pm; $5/child
Cape Fear Regional Basketball Camp
Join us for our third 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. 8; 9:30 am-noon; $5/child