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Parks and Recreation "More Play for All"
1 East Main Street, Thomasville NC, 27360

Central Recreation Youth Summer Program Information

Our mission is to create opportunities that foster well-being and leisure for all.

The Thomasville Parks and Recreation Dept. has been in existence since 1949.  Thomasville was the 18th city in N. C. to have a full time Recreation Dept.  The department maintains over 106 acres of recreation property in the City of Thomasville.  On these acres are five playgrounds, three tennis courts, a 7,000 sq. foot Skate Park, six outdoor basketball courts, one gymnasium, two recreation centers, one professional size baseball field, one football stadium, one administrative office building, and seven athletic fields. Our staff is made up of eleven full-time employees. The Administrative Staff consists of The Recreation Director, Program Director, Secretary, Adult Athletic/Rentals Coordinator, Youth Athletic Coordinator, and Youth Programs Director. We also have a maintenance staff of five. There are also two part-time assistants for our After School program and one with our Tiny Tot program. In addition, a part-time staff is hired during the summer months.  Approximately 40 part-time employees are hired for the summer programs.

Youth Programs

Adult Programs

Senior Adult Programs

Special Events

Recreation Facilities & Rental Rates

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Athletics and Sports

T-Ball (ages 5 – 6) registration - April/May
C-Ball (ages 7- 9) registration - March/April
Midget (ages 10 – 12) registration - March/April
Pony League (ages 13 – 14) registration - March
Girls Softball (ages 9-10 / 11-12) registration –March (County Recreation Department)
Flag (ages 7 – 9) registration - August
Midget (10 – 12) registration - August
Pee Wee (ages 7 – 9) registration - November
Midget (ages 10 – 12) - November
Girls Basketball (ages 10 – 12) (County Recreation Department)
Girls Middle School Volleyball (grades 6 – 8) registration - February

Spring Open Softball League: registration – March (April – July)
Fall Co-Ed Softball:  registration – July (August – September)
Co-Ed Volleyball:  registration – September (September – November)
Open Basketball:  registration – February (February – April)

Parks and Recreation Staff

Vickie McKiver ~ Director ~ 336-475-4281

Cory Tobin ~ Program Director ~ 336-475-4282

Brenda Smith ~ Administrative Assistant ~ 336-475-4280

Vince Brown ~ Athletic Director ~ 336-475-4287

Sonya Merchant ~ Recration Specialist/Rental Coordinator ~ 336-475-4218

Tenee' Middleton ~ Central Recreation Center Director ~ 336-475-5520

Larry Moore ~ Park Superintendent

Randy Chase ~ Crew Leader

David Stanley ~ Maintenance

Rashad Whitaker ~ Maintenance