Center Programs Gymnasiums Fitness Room Playground Classrooms and Rentals Community Center Hours
Year 2006 | Acres 54.5
One of the largest recreation centers in Raleigh
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Programming at the Barwell Road Community center includes open play in the gymnasium, martial arts, dance, art, gymnastics, and sports leagues.
Two air-conditioned gyms separated by a wall. Gym holds between 100-300 people, depending on the activity. View Open Gym Schedule
The gym is also available for rent.
The fitness room has two treadmills, two recumbent bikes, three ellipticals, a universal machine, dip machine and free weights. Use a daily pass or a 30-day membership.
The playground and Panther Play 60 Challenge course opened in 2021. The Panther Play 60 Challenge course has different climbing structures and a synthetic turf surface. The 40-yard dash has a timer and synthetic turf surface.
The challenge course and playground are open from dusk until dawn.
There is a play structure for ages 2-5 years and 5-12 years with rubberized surfaces and age-appropriate swings.
You can rent several spaces inside the community center for your next event. The gymnasiums, classrooms, dance room and warming kitchens are available. To see rates, guidelines, room capacity and frequently asked questions you can download the rental brochure.
Take note: Requests will be subject to staff approval. Upon approval, payment will be required to confirm the reservation. Your reservation is not finalized until you receive confirmation of your payment.