Parks and Recreation

Phone: 256-378-6225     Fax: 256-378-7506
BJ Meeks Sports Complex is located at 425 Pinecrest Drive

  • Tova Lee , Program/Activities Director
  • Anthony Murphy, Athletic/Maintenance Director
  • Joe McGowan, Front Desk
  • Della Whitworth, Front Desk

Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sunday, Closed

Upcoming Events

  • Annual Easter Egg Hunt: March 24, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.
  • Coosa Pines Annual Credit Union Meeting: May 26, 2018
  • Opening Ceremonies for Baseball, Softball, and T-Ball: April 6, 2018 at 6 p.m. at the Baseball Field (425 Pinecrest Drive/Childersburg, AL 35044)
  • Opening Day for Baseball, Softball, and T-Ball: April 7, 2018
  • Coosa Fest: April 14, 2018 (Downtown Childersburg)
  • Annual Senior Citizen Fish Fry: May 17, 2018 (Childersburg Parks and Rec - Gym)
  • The Voice of Childersburg: May 19, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Applications can be picked up at the rec)
  • Election: June 26, 2018 (Rec Center - Gym)
  • First Day of Summer Camp: June 6, 2018
  • CHS Grand HS Reunion: June 23, 2018
  • Last Day of Summer Camp: August 3, 2018
  • Annual Fall Festival: October 20, 2018
  • Annual Event "Reason for the Season": December 15, 2018 (Rec Event to be Held at Grace Baptist Church)

Contact Tova Lee at

Registration for our After School Program is $5.00 Registration Fee and the cost is $35.00 per week or $9.00 a day if Dropped In

  • After School Care - 3-5:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday. K-8 with bus pick up from Watwood, Childersburg Elementary, and Childersburg Middle, Monday through Friday. We will provide an afternoon snack, do homework, Character Development and play games.
  • Summer Camp - Registration Fee $40.00 per child
    $70.00 per week or $17.00 per day if dropped in.
  • Karate for Kids - Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m.
  • Zumba Gold - Offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. at the Rec Center. This is a low impact version of Zumba geared for senior citizens and anyone needing low impact exercise. This is taught by Della Whitworth. For more information call the rec at 256-378-6225.
  • Yoga - Monday and Tuesday from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Cost is $5.00
  • POUND Exercise Class - Tuesday and Thursday at 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • The Pickers and Grinners - Will meet in the gym every Friday (unless something else going on) from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m FREE Admission

Facility Rentals

To rent the facility, a rental agreement must be completed and turned in with the deposit. Until both have been received, your date will not be booked.

Room or Gym Rental

Call Tova Lee at 256-378-6225 to place a reservation.

Shelter and Warming Station

Childersburg Parks and Recreation is now a Red Cross Shelter and Warming Station in case of disasters. Contact Tova Lee for more information.

City Meetings

City Council Meetings held on First and Third Tuesdays of each month at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall

Planning Commission meets 1st Monday of each month at 5:00 p.m. at City Hall

Historic Preservation Commission meets second and fourth Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall

Commercial Development meets second Wednesday of each month at 1:00 p.m. at City Hall.