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Centers & Gyms Programs

A Magical Evening: 2016 Senior Citizen's Prom

Tickets are available now for the upcoming Senior Citizen's Prom, to be held on Friday, June 17 from 7:00 - 11:00 pm at the Albany Civic Center.  Tickets are $10 per person and may be purchased at the ARPD office at 1301 N. Monroe St. (in Tift Park), Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. For further information, please contact Tee Taylor at 430-5222.  

Senior Prom flyer


Square Dancing

Square dancing is held every Monday night and every other Saturday night at Bill Miller Community Center.  Please contact Joe Blanton at 229-343-0525 or


Wow Gym Walk

If you don't want to walk outside, come inside and walk!

Where: Lockett Station Community Center at 324 Lockett Station Road (connected to Robert Cross Middle School) 

When: Tuesdays from 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm

For: Ages 18 and up

Wow Gym Walk flyer 


Breaking Bad Habits 

The "Breaking Bad Habits" class consists of group support and relapse prevention of smoking and drinking.  FREE gum, patches, and lozenges for those who qualify.  Held at Henderson on Wednesdays from 4:00 - 6:00 pm.  For ages 16 and up.  

Breaking Bad Habits flyer 


Kiddie Camp

What:  Open to youth ages 2 to 5 years old.  Kids will participate in activities to develop their motor skills.  

When: Wednesdays from 10:00 am - noon 

Where: Henderson Community Center at 701 Willard Ave. 

Information: Ta'Shelya Bynum at 430-5241 

Kiddie Camp flyer 


Diamond Dollz Bootcamp 

When:  Wednesdays & Thursdays from 6:00 - 7:00 pm 

Where: Henderson Community Center at 701 Willard Ave. 

For: Ages 21 and up 

Information: Call Ta'Shelya Bynum at 430-5241 or Edgar Cunningham at 395-7172 

Diamond Dollz flyer


Open Gym for People with Disabilities

What: Carver Gym (410 Mercer Ave.) is offering open gym two mornings a week exclusively for people with physical or intellectual disabilities.  This includes access to free weights, the basketball court, and the game room.  The days and hours are: Thursdays and Fridays from 9:00 am - noon.  FREE! Membership application is required.  For further information, contact Morris Hicks or Chris Clarke at 430-5238.  Open Gym flyer. 


Homework Assistance 

Homework assistance is offered Monday - Thursday at the following centers & gyms: 

  • Bill Miller Community Center, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm 

  • Carver Gym, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm 

  • Henderson Community Center, 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm 

  • Thornton Community Center, 3:30 - 4:30 pm 

  • Lockett Station Community Center, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm 




Bill Miller Community Center - 312 Vick Street, 430-5240

Dates: Monday through Thursday from 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Instructor: Deborah Crenshaw

Carver Sports Complex - 1023 S. McKinley, 430-5243

Dates: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Instructor: Curtis Johnson



 Ceramic Classes 

  • Thornton Community Center – 210 Thornton Drive Location -- 229-430-5242
    Day/Time: Tuesday - Thursday, 9 am - noon; Instructor: Valerie Harris

  • Bill Miller Community Center – 322 Vick St. Location – 229-430-5240
    Day/Time: Monday - Wednesday, 9 am - noon; Instructor: Imogene Drew

  • Henderson Community Center – 701 Willard St. Location – 229-430-5241
    Day/Time: Tuesday - Thursday, 4:30 - 7:30 pm; Instructor: Carolyn Mingo

Sign up today!  For further information about membership and fees, please call the

community center of your choice or the Recreation and Parks Office at 229-430-5222. 


Racquetball at Turner Gym:

Turner Gym has two climate-controlled racquetball courts available.  

Location:  Turner Gym, 2301 George Street Location
Info: Call 229-430-5239 for further information.