FCPR facilities remain closed to public access. FCPR will conduct business over the phone and online. General Information: 910-433-1547; Email:; Website: FCPR has postponed all department organized programs, activities, athletics, special events and rentals until further notice. FCPR will not take any additional shelter or room reservations until further notice. FCPR staff will contact and work with affected individuals and groups to reschedule or refund at a later date. As conditions change, the status of these postponements and closures will be re-evaluated. Parks and trails are currently open (playgrounds, outdoor basketball courts, splash pads, pools and the skate park remain closed). Use caution and practice social distancing.

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G.B. Myers Recreation Center

1018 Rochester Drive, (910) 433-1570
Hours: Mon.-Fri 1-9 pm, Sat. 9 am-5 pm, Sun. 2-5 pm



In a cooperative and supportive effort and effective immediately, Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation has postponed all department organized programs, activities, athletics, special events and rentals until further notice. FCPR staff will contact and work with affected individuals and groups to reschedule or refund at a later date. As conditions change, the status of these postponements will be re-evaluated.

Cancelled programs/events have been removed.
Programs with an asterisk (*) have been postponed

*Fayetteville Cheer Academy(Traditional Cheer)*

This new cheerleading program will provide affordable cheerleading and proper safety and cheer techniques. ongoing classes                                                                                                                                                                    
3-6 yrs; Tues. and Thurs.; 6-7 pm; $50/month                                                                                                                   
7-10 yrs; Tues. and Thurs.; 7-8 pm; $50/month                                                                                                               
11-17 yrs; Tues. and Thurs.; 7-8 pm; $50/month

*Fayetteville Cheer Academy (Tumbling)*

Learn great tumbling techniques for cheerleading. Participants will enhance their cheerleading skills by learning the proper techniques needed to execute perfect tumbling. Ongoing classes.                                 
3-17 yrs; Thurs.; 6-7 pm; $50/month

*Fayetteville Cheer Academy (Stomp "N" Shake Cheer Team)*

This is a non-traditional cheerleading team that work on progressive skills training for high school and college athletic preparation. Throughout the season, team participants will be involved in extensive training to prepare for next level cheering. Ongoing classes.                                                                                                                        
7-17 yrs; Mon.; 6-8 pm; $50/month  

*Fayetteville Cheer Academy (Competition Cheer)*

Cheering at the next level. Participants from beginners to advanced skill levels will learn what it takes to really be the best at cheering. These skill level teams will perform in community events and competitions. Ongoing program. Starts March 2                                                                                                                                                     
6-17 yrs; Mon.; 6-8 pm; $65/month                                                                                                                                   

*Youth Open Gym*

Come work on your basketball skills while improving your health along with others your age. Schedule is subject to change without notice. Participants should call in advance.
18-under yrs; Mon.-Fri.; 3-5:30 pm; Sat.; 9 am-5 pm; Free

*Fitness Room*

No more excuses! Fitness equipment is available during all operation hours. Schedule your time to get a good workout and get your body into shape. Ages 13-17 yrs must be accompanied by an adult. All participants must complete a “Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire. Open during facility operational hours.
13+; Free

*The G.B. Myers Neighborhood Association*

Citizens within the G.B Myers Community meet to discuss and address community concerns. These meetings assist in developing and implementing an action plan. We welcome and will appreciate the attendance of all citizens in close proximity to Geraldine Myers Recreation Center. All ideas to address community concerns will be respected and considered at these meetings.
18+; 2nd Sat. of each month; 11 am; Free

*The Sassy Women of Distinction*

As one of Fayetteville’s chapters of the Red Hat Society, these ladies encourage and endear friendships in women. This group of ladies fosters fun, health and social interaction among women in various seasons of their lives. Members 50 and over wear red hats and purple attire to all social gatherings and outings. Any women under the age of 50 may also become a member, but she wears a pink hat and lavender attire to the Society's events until reaching her 50th birthday.
All ages; 2nd Sat. of each month; 9:30-11:30 am; Free

*Adult Computer Class*

Learn all you want to know about computers. Our patient instructor will work with you to increase your computer skills.  Instruction is available in internet access, Microsoft Word, Power Point and more.
18+; Mon.; 5:30-7 pm; Free

*Computer Lab*

Are you looking for a safe and quiet place to study or work on the computer.  Myers recreation center’s computer lab has desktop computers with internet access, and are free to the public. Youth under 12 yrs must be accompanied by an adult.
All ages; Free


FCPR has partnered with Cumberland County Schools to provide computer capability to students who currently attend Cumberland county schools, and the general public. Individuals who wish to utilize the Chromebooks must have a completed “Chromebook Activity” registration form on file. Chromebooks can only be used within the facility for a limited time period.
All ages; Free

*Pickle Ball*

Individuals looking for some great exercise for the mind and body, Pickle ball is the game to try. This sport combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping pong using a paddle and plastic ball with holes. Beginners who just want to learn something new, or seasonal players craving competitive play, this is the place. Come give it a try! 
13+; Mon., Wed. and Fri.; 9:30 am-noon; Wed.; 6-8:45 pm; Free

*Teen Paint Party*

Teens looking for something interesting to do on a week night. This program will allow teens to hang out with friends, talk, paint and listen to music. No special skills required, just the desire to relax and enjoy the company of other teens. Pre-registration required.                                                                          
13-17 yrs; Wed.; 6-8 pm; $3/session; max-12 students

*Prime Time Picassos*

Check out this great afterschool art class! Participants will learn the basic steps to mix colors and paint eye catching painting on canvas. Pre-registration required.
5-12 yrs; Wed.; 4-5:30 pm; $3/class; max-12 students

*Afterschool Art Academy*

This hands on art class will allow participants to show off their creative skills when they create amazing art work. Something different each class. Pre-registration required.                                                                               
6-12 yrs; Wed.; 4-6 pm; $5/class; max-12 students

Night Time Ballers

The gym will be open late tonight! Enjoy a pickup game with friends in a supervised and safe environment. Parents Permission form required.                                                                                                                                         
12-17 yrs; Fri., May 22; 7-10 pm


"That's My Dad" Basketball Free throw competition

It's the best Fathers Day ever! A contest to find out who's Dad is the best.  Register to participate in this fun event, where Dads get to shine.                                                                                                                                 
Sat., June 20; 3-5 pm; $5/Dad