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[ARCHIVED] February 2018 Parks and Recreation Department Activities

February 2018 Parks and Recreation Department Press Release

 

COMMUNITY CENTERS:

 

WHAT: OPEN GYM/ACTIVITIES

WHEN: Monday- Friday  

WHERE: East Gadsden               921 Wilson Ave.                     Delvin/Nunie 256-549-4673

                Raymond Hill               1231 Alcott Rd.                       Tonya 256-549-4736

                Thompson                    236 Golden Ave.                     Ben 256-549-4738

                Mitchell                        1503 Noccalula Rd                  Katie 256-549-4739

                Carver                           1030 Tuscaloosa Ave.             Timothy 256-549-4668

                Walnut Park                3200 Walnut St.                       Rhea 256-549-4685

·         Call Site for specific activities & times

 

 

Banks Park

2805 S 11th St.  

256-546-3360

WHAT: RSVP Income Tax Help

WHEN: February 22nd

WHERE: Banks Park

TIME: 10a.m.-2p.m.

CONTACT: Tracy Ponder 256-549-8147

COST: Free

 

 

Walnut Park Community Center

3200 Walnut St.        

256-549-4685

WHAT: Senior Adult Exercise

WHEN: Monday, Wednesday and Friday

WHERE: Walnut Park Community Center

TIME: Monday 9a.m.-10:30a.m., Wednesday 8a.m.-9:30a.m., Friday 9a.m.-10:30a.m.

CONTACT: Rhea or Stacy @ 256-549-4685

COST: Free

·         Bring a friend for a low impact exercise that can be performed sitting or standing next to a chair for support.

 

WHAT: Bingo & Cards

WHEN: Wednesday

WHERE: Walnut Park Community Center

TIME:  8a.m.- 11a.m.

CONTACT: Rhea 256-549-4685

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Full Court

WHEN: Everyday 5p.m.-8p.m.

WHERE: Walnut Park Community Center

TIME: 5p.m.-7:30p.m.

CONTACT: Rhea 256-549-4685

COST: Free

·         Bring your own paddle

 

WHAT: Table Tennis

WHEN: Thursday

WHERE: Walnut Park Community Center

TIME: 5p.m.-7p.m.

CONTACT: Rhea 256-549-4685

 

 

East Gadsden Community Center  

921 Wilson St.       

256-549-4673

WHAT: Senior Bingo

WHEN: Every Monday

WHERE: East Gadsden Community Center

TIME: 10a.m.-11a.m.

CONTACT: Dot Phillips 256-549-4740

 

WHAT: Senior Dance Class

WHEN: Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday

WHERE: East Gadsden Community Center

TIME: 9a.m.-10:30a.m.

CONTACT: Rose 256-549-5071

 

WHAT: Tops Weight Loss Class

WHEN: Every Tuesday

WHERE: East Gadsden Community Center

TIME: 8a.m.-11a.m.

CONTACT: John 256-458-8156

 

WHAT: Youth Dance Class

WHEN: Every Tuesday and Thursday

WHERE: East Gadsden Community Center

TIME: 5p.m.-7p.m.

CONTACT: Juna Poe 256-453-5363

 

WHAT: Game Room & Cards

WHEN: Everyday

WHERE: East Gadsden Community Center

TIME: 8a.m.- 7p.m.

CONTACT: Delvin 256-549-4673

 

WHAT: Bible Study

WHEN: Every Thursday

WHERE: East Gadsden Community Center

TIME: 11a.m.-12:30p.m.

CONTACT: Delvin 256-549-4673

 

WHAT: Full Court Basketball

WHEN: Every Monday - Wednesday

WHERE: East Gadsden Community Center

TIME: 10:30a.m. – 3p.m.

CONTACT: Delvin 256-549-467

 

 

ELLIOTT Community Center

2829 W Meighan Blvd.  

256-549-4674

WHAT: RSVP Tax Help

WHEN: February 15th

WHERE: Elliott Community Center

TIME: 10a.m.-2p.m.

CONTACT: Carolyn 256-549-4674

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Movie Night

WHEN: February 16th

WHERE: Elliott Community Center

TIME: 5:30p.m.-7p.m.

CONTACT: Carla Wilson 256-458-2116

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Exercise Class

WHEN: Every Thursday

WHERE: Elliott Community Center

TIME: 10:30a.m.-11a.m.

CONTACT: Carolyn 256-549-4674

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Medicare Health Class

WHEN: February 26th

WHERE: Elliott Community Center

TIME: 10a.m. class & 2p.m. class

CONTACT: Carolyn 256-549-4674

COST: Free

 

 

JACK GASTON COLISEUM  

1420 W. Meighan Blvd.       

256-549-4670

WHAT: Pickleball

WHEN: Wednesday

WHERE: Moved to Mitchell Community Center

TIME: 5:30p.m.-8p.m.

CONTACT: Katie 256-549-4739/Diane 256-549-4833

COST: Free

·         Come check out this fun activity with your family. If you don’t have your own paddle/balls, we have them for public use.

 

WHAT: Basketball Practice

WHEN: Every Thursday

WHERE: Coliseum

TIME: 5p.m.-8p.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Youth Basketball

WHEN: February 8-10, February 15-17

WHERE: Coliseum

TIME: 9a.m.-5p.m.

CONTACT: Teresa Marshall 256-292-4341

COST: $1

 

WHAT: ARPA Basketball District

WHEN: February 25th

WHERE: Coliseum

TIME: 9a.m.-6p.m.

CONTACT: Durell Richards 256-490-0240

COST: Entry Fee $150 Gate Fee $5

·         ARPA Basketball District Tournament is a single elimination tournament

·         Ages 14 U Boys, 10 U Girls, 9 U Boys, & 9 U Girls

 

WHAT: Robotics

WHEN: March 2-3

WHERE: Coliseum

TIME: 9a.m.-5p.m.

CONTACT: JSU

COST: Call JSU

 

 

Carver Community Center

1030 Tuscaloosa Ave.        

256-549-4667

WHAT: Senior Lunch

WHERE: Carver Community Center

WHEN: Monday-Friday

TIME: 11a.m.-1p.m.

CONTACT: Delma Smith 256-549-4767

COST: State Funded Program

* You can pick up applications At Carver Community Center & Elliott Community Center

 

 

CARVER GYM

1030 Tuscaloosa Ave.   

256-549-4668

WHAT: District Basketball

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: February 23-24

TIME: Call for info

CONTACT: Teresa Marshall 256-613-0085

COST: Call for info

 

WHAT: Head Start Black History

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: February 27

TIME: 5-7p.m.

CONTACT: Donna Wilson 256-249-0355 Ext #0

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Pink Goes Red Heart & Health Fair

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: February 2nd

TIME: 12p.m.-3p.m.

CONTACT: C. Baker 256-328-1018

COST: Free

·         Giving information on the Heart!

·         Check for blood pressure & any other issue concerning the heart.

 

WHAT: Adult Basketball

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: Monday, Wednesday and Friday

TIME: 9a.m.-2:30p.m.

CONTACT: Timothy Keith 256-549-4668

COST: Free

 

WHAT: After School Basketball

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: Monday - Friday

TIME: 3p.m.-5p.m.

CONTACT: Timothy Keith 256-549-4668

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Adult Free Play

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: Every Wednesday

TIME: 2:30p.m.-6:30p.m.

CONTACT: Durell Richardson 256-490-0240

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Line Dance Class

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: Tuesday

TIME: 5p.m.-7p.m.

CONTACT: Dale Smith 256-328-3776

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Kids City League

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: Saturdays

TIME: 9a.m.-4p.m.

CONTACT: Durell Richardson 256-490-0240

COST: $1

·         City League Basketball (12 & under boys)

 

WHAT: G- League Basketball

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: Sundays

TIME: 3p.m.-10p.m.

CONTACT: Durell Richardson 256-490-0240

COST: $2

·         Adult Basketball League

 

 

Thompson Community Center

236 Goldenrod Ave.  

256-549-4738

WHAT: Volleyball

WHERE: Thompson Community Center

WHEN: February 14th

TIME: 4:30-7p.m.

CONTACT: Ben Irby 256-549-4738

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Job Corp Basketball Scrimmage

WHERE: Thompson Community Center

WHEN: Every Tuesday - Thursday

TIME: 7-8p.m.

CONTACT: Ben Irby 256-549-4738

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Decorating Activities

WHERE: Thompson Community Center

WHEN: Monday - Friday

TIME: 3:30p.m.-4:30p.m.

CONTACT: Ben 256-549-4738

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Variations of Basketball

WHERE: Thompson Community Center

WHEN: Every Thursday

TIME: 7p.m.-8p.m.

CONTACT: Ben 256-549-4738

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Dance

WHERE: Thompson Community Center

WHEN: Every Monday and Wednesday

TIME: 5p.m.-7p.m.

CONTACT: Ben 256-549-4738

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Dance

WHERE: Thompson Community Center

WHEN: Every Tuesday and Thursday

TIME: 4:30p.m.-6:30p.m.

CONTACT: Ben 256-549-4738

COST: Free

 

 

THERAPEUTIC

1420 W. Meighan Blvd.        

256-549-4707

WHAT: Valentine’s Dance

WHERE: Elliott Community Center

WHEN: February 16th

TIME: 5:30p.m.-7:00p.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-458-2116

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Music

WHERE: Gadsden Health and Rehab

WHEN: Every Monday

TIME: 10a.m.-10:30a.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Movie Night

WHERE: Elliott Community Center

WHEN: February 16th

TIME: 5:30p.m.-7:00p.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-458-2116

 

WHAT: Swimming Lessons

WHERE: YMCA

WHEN: Every Tuesday

TIME: 10a.m.-11a.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Activities

WHERE: Elliott Community Center

WHEN: Every Monday

TIME:  2:45p.m.-4p.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Exercise

WHERE: Carver Community Center

WHEN: Every Monday and Wednesday

TIME: 10a.m.-10:30a.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Bowling

WHERE: Paradise Lanes

WHEN: Every Wednesday

TIME: 3:30p.m.-5p.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: $1.00

 

WHAT: Bingo

WHERE: Elliott Community Center

WHEN: Every Thursday

TIME:  1p.m.

CONTACT: Caroline 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Music

WHERE: Mc Guffey Healthcare

TIME: 10:30-11a.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Music

WHERE: Northside Healthcare

TIME: 2p.m.-2:30p.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Basketball Practice (A&B TEA.M.S), Track & Volleyball (seasonal)

WHERE: Coliseum

WHEN: Every Thursday

TIME: 10a.m.-11a.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Bingo

WHERE: Elliott Community Center

WHEN: Every Thursday

TIME: 3p.m.-4p.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Snell grove Exercise

WHERE: Coliseum

WHEN: Every Friday

TIME: 9a.m.

CONTACT: Carla 256-549-4707

COST: Free

 

DOWNTOWN CIVIC CENTER

623 Broad St. 

256-549-4740

WHAT: Bridal Show

WHERE: DTCC (park in back)

WHEN: Sunday February 25th

TIME: 12p.m.-4p.m.

COST: Get tickets @ www.chicoccasions.com

CONTACT: Nicole Alexander 404-707-7820

 

WHAT: Valentine’s Dance

WHERE: DTCC

WHEN: February 6th

TIME: 5:00p.m.-7:00p.m.

COST: Free

CONTACT: Carla 256-458-2116

 

WHAT: Senior Trips

WHERE: The Ark & Virginia Beach

WHEN: Call For Details

COST: Call for reservations

CONTACT: Belinda 256-549-4740

 

WHAT: Bridge

WHERE: DTCC

WHEN: Every Monday and Friday

TIME: 10a.m.-3p.m.

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Quilters

WHERE: DTCC

WHEN: Every 2nd & 4th Thursday

TIME: 10a.m.-3p.m.

Cost: Free

 

WHAT: Lyons Club Meeting

WHERE: DTCC

WHEN: 1st& 3rd Tuesday

TIME: 12p.m.-1p.m.

COST: FREE

 

WHAT: Retired Federal Worker’s Meeting

WHERE: DTCC (Tea Room)

WHEN: 2nd Monday

TIME: 11a.m.-2p.m.

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Alabama State Sorority

WHERE: DTCC

WHEN: 2nd Monday

TIME: 5p.m.-6p.m.

COST: Free

 

WHAT: AKA Sorority

WHERE: DTCC

WHEN: 1st Monday

TIME: 5p.m.-6:30p.m.

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Mahjongg

WHERE: DTCC

WHEN: Every Wednesday

TIME: 10a.m.-4p.m.

CONTACT: Belinda 256-546-4740

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Line Dancing

WHERE: DTCC (Auditorium)

WHEN: Every Monday

TIME: 4p.m.-6p.m.

CONTACT: Belinda 256-549-4740

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Exercise Class

WHERE: DTCC (Alaco Room)

WHEN: Every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

TIME: 9a.m.-9:30a.m.

CONTACT: Belinda 256-549-4740

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Bingo

WHERE: Tea Rm.

WHEN: Every Tuesday and Friday

TIME: 10a.m.-12p.m.

CONTACT: Belinda 256-549-4740

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Clogging Class

WHERE: Pitman

WHEN: February 8th,13th,22nd,27th

TIME: 4p.m.-6p.m.

CONTACT: Belinda 256-549-4740

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Friday Night Dance

WHEN: Every Friday Night (except holidays)

WHERE: DTCC

TIME: 6:30p.m.-9p.m.

CONTACT: Belinda 256-549-4740

COST: $5

·         55 & Under

·         Live Band

 

 

 

ATHLETICS

256-549-4709

WHAT: Easter Egg Hunt

WHERE: Sports Complex

WHEN: March 22nd

TIME: 5p.m.-7p.m.

CONTACT: Katie Ragan 256-549-4739

Cost: NO fee

 

WHAT: NSA Girls Fast Pitch

WHERE: Sports Complex

WHEN: February 24th

TIME: 9a.m.-11p.m.

CONTACT: Wayne Hughes  256-602-3429

COST: No Fee

·         NSA Fast Pitch ages 8-16 yrs

 

WHAT: NSA Girls Fast Pitch

WHERE: Sports Complex

WHEN: March 31st

TIME: 9a.m.-11p.m.

CONTACT: Wayne Hughes 256-602-3429

COST: No Fee

·         NSA Fast Pitch Ages 8-16 yrs

 

WHAT: Rush Soccer

WHERE: Weeks Field

WHEN: February 25th

TIME: 2p.m.-4p.m.

CONTACT: Rob Bowley 256-504-9437

COST: No Fee

 

WHAT: Rush Soccer

WHERE: Weeks Field

WHEN: March 23

TIME: 12p.m.-2p.m.

CONTACT: Rob Bowley 256-504-9437

COST: No Fee

 

WHAT: NSA Girls Fast Pitch

WHERE: Sports Complex

WHEN: March 3rd

TIME: 9a.m. – 11p.m.

CONTACT: Wayne Hughes 205-602-3429

COST:  Entry Fee $250 / Gate Fee $8

·         NSA Fast Pitch Girls ages 8-16 yrs

 

WHAT: Rush Soccer

WHERE: Weeks Field

WHEN: March 9th

TIME: 7p.m.-9p.m.

CONTACT: Rob Bowley 256-504-9437

COST: No Fee

 

WHAT: Rush Soccer

WHERE: Weeks Field

WHEN: March 11th

TIME: 2p.m.-4p.m.

CONTACT: Rob Bowley 256-504-9437

COST: No Fee

 

WHAT: Rush Soccer

WHERE: Weeks Field

WHEN: March 17th

TIME: 12p.m.-2p.m.

CONTACT: Rob Bowley 256-504-9437

COST: No Fee

 

WHAT: BPA Baseball Tournament

WHERE: Sports Complex

WHEN: March 17th

TIME: 9a.m.-10p.m.

CONTACT: David Lockridge 256-504-7550

COST: $8

·         BPA Baseball ages 16 & under boys

 

WHAT: BPA Baseball Tournament

WHERE: Sports Complex

WHEN: March 17th

TIME: 9a.m.-6p.m.

CONTACT: David Lockridge 256-504-7550

COST: $8

 

WHAT: BPA Baseball Tournament

WHERE: Sports Complex

WHEN: March 23-24

TIME: 9a.m.-10p.m.

 

WHAT: Youth Basketball Banquet

WHERE: Convention Hall

WHEN: March 18th

TIME: 7p.m.-8p.m.

CONTACT: Teresa Marshall

COST: No Fee

 

WHAT: Kids City League Basketball

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: Saturdays

TIME: 8a.m.-4p.m.

CONTACT: Teresa 256-613-0085

COST: $2

·         City League Basketball (12 & under Boys)

 

WHAT: G-League Basketball

WHERE: Carver Gym

WHEN: Sundays

TIME: 3p.m.-8p.m.

CONTACT: Teresa 256-613-0085

COST: $2

·         Adult Basketball League

 

 

MITCHELL Community Center  

1503 Noccalula Rd. 

256-549-4739

WHAT: Spring Break Camp

WHERE: Mitchell Community Center

WHEN: March 26th – 30th

TIME: 7:30a.m.-5:30p.m.

CONTACT: Katie 256-549-4739

COST: $20 per child

·         Multiple sibling discount available

 

WHAT: Pickle ball

WHERE: Mitchell Community Center

WHEN: Every Weds

TIME: 5:30-8p.m.

CONTACT: Katie 256-549-4739

COST: Free

 

WHAT: Full Court Basketball

WHERE: Mitchell Community Center

WHEN: Every Thursday

TIME: 5-8p.m.

 

 

Noccalula Falls

256-549-4663

CLOSED UNTIL MARCH 1st

 

 

5Th STREET MARKET

439 Locust St.             

256-549-4658

WHAT: Capes & Crowns ‘The Red Carpet Event’

WHERE: 5th St. Market

WHEN: February 11th

TIME: 2-4p.m.

CONTACT: Janet/Lisa 256-549-4658

COST: Tickets $10 each/additional child $8 each

·         Walk the carpet with Darth Vader, Capt. A.m.erica,

·         Spiderman, Batman, Super girl,, Princess Peach,

·         Tiana, Elsa, and even Prince Charming

·         Wear your favorite cape or crown

·         Cupcakes and Punch

·         Photo Booth

·         Disney sing-along and more

·         SPONSORS/VENDORS City of Gadsden, Gadsden Parks & Rec,

·         DGI, Uptown Costumes, Flowers Baking Co., McDonalds

 

WHAT: Sweethearts Brunch

WHERE: 5th St. Market

WHEN: February 10th

TIME: 10a.m.

CONTACT: Janet 256-549-4658 Lisa 256-441-0572

COST: Tickets single- $55/couple- $100

·         Four – course meal prepared by

·         The Culinary Tea.m. @ Sugar Moon Restaurant

·         Sweetheart Pictures by Spencer’s Pic

·         Live Music by Sweetheart’s Tiffany & Ethan Lang

·         Ballroom dance demonstration 7 basic lesson

·         Sweetheart Stroll for a chance to win

·         A 2-night stay @ Noccalula Falls Cabins

 

 

CONVENTION HALL

344 S. 1st St  

256-549-4669

WHAT: Altrusa Antique Show

WHERE: Convention Hall

WHEN: February 9-11

TIME: Fri /Sat 9a.m.-5p.m. Sun-10a.m.-5p.m.

CONTACT: Sylvia Venture 256-442-9969

COST: $5

 

WHAT: Kiwanis Pancake Day

WHERE: Convention Hall

WHEN:  2/17

TIME: 6a.m.-2p.m.

CONTACT: 256-563-0062

COST:  $5

 

 

 


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