Get up, get moving, and enjoy yourself with Southern Pines Parks and Rec

Southern Pines Recreation & Parks Department 482 E. Connecticut Avenue Southern Pines, NC 28387 For More Information, Contact: Sue Gillis, Program Coordinator (9l0)692-2463 Fax: (9l0)692-l835 For Immediate Release Southern Pines Recreation & Parks Department Southern Pines Recreation & Parks Department offers you a multitude of opportunities to get up, get moving, and enjoy yourself. Whether you are walking for fitness, taking the dog... [Read More...]

Senior Gym Time

Walking is one of the best methods of exercising.  It helps burn calories, reduces the risk of developing or dying of heart disease, helps maintain healthy bones, controls blood pressure, etc.  Come out and join the senior gym time and enjoy walking while meeting new people.  Senior Gym time follows the traditional school calendar.  Sessions starts in March and runs to August.  School hours are 9:30 – 11:30 am.  Read More →

Wii Tourney

Bring a friend or foe and join a Wii league.  You can play tennis, bowling, baseball, golf and boxing!  Four players can play at a time.  You can create your own Mii (a version of yourself) to save on file.  Contact Rynet Oxendine to set up league play.  Please call ahead to book use of Wii for league play.  Times are 9:00- 4:00 pm or if you want to play after hours please contact Rynet Oxendine at 692.7376.  Read More →

Wii Fit

The Senior Division recently added the Nintendo Wii Fit to the program.  You can do yoga, balance games, strength training and aerobics.  It is one of the most physically challenging game consoles!  The Wii Fit is available for use during the hours of 9:00 – 4:00 pm.  Please call ahead to book use of Wii Fit.  Read More →

Fitness Room

Get into shape in our Douglass Community Center fitness room.  Equipment available includes: exercise balls, stretch bands, free weights, bench press, shoulder press, bikes and more.  Fitness room is open during regular operating hours.  You can’t get a better deal than this for fitness equipment!  Registration fee: $10r/$20nr.  Sessions begins in March and runs through August.  Read More →

Brown Bag Lunch/Game Day

Come join the group from the DCC for our brown bag lunch/game day.  Participants bring their lunch andwe provide drinks and desserts.  When lunch is over it is game time!  Choose from a variety of card games, board games, Wii console and more!  Bring a friend and challenge them! Time = 11:30 – 1:30 pm  Read More →

Mahjongg (Thursdays)

The group meets from 1:00 – 3:30 pm.  Mahjongg is a game for four players that originated in China.  The group at DCC plays the Chinese version. Mahjongg involves skill, strategy, and calculation, as well as a certain degree of luck.  We have several sets so more individuals can play.  Read More →

Chess (Thursdays)

Chess is a recreational and competitive game for two players.  Don Hammerman instructs all levels of participants.  Bring a board and enjoy the challenge!  The group meets from 1:00 – 3:00 pm.  Read More →