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Ron Anderson Recreation Center

Ron Anderson Recreation Center

3820 Macedonia Rd
Powder Springs, GA 30127
(770) 439-3611
(Located in Wild Horse Creek Park)

Facility Manager: Lionel Garrett

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
Friday: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm 
Saturday: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm 
Sunday: Closed

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Programs and Classes Available

Shannon’s Dance Studio

  • Registration fee: $25 per family
  • Classes - $35/month (discount for multiple classes)
  • Email: [email protected]
Mondays Wednesdays

* 5:30pm-6:15pm:  3-5 years old Ballet/Tap
* 6:15pm-7:00pm:  Grades K-2 Jazz
* 7:00pm-7:45pm   Elementary Ballet
* 7:45pm-8:15pm   Elementary Tap

*5:30pm-6:15pm:  Grades 3-5 Jazz
*6:15pm-7:00pm:  MS/HS  Jazz Mix
*7:00pm-7:30pm   MS/HS Tap
*7:30pm-8:15pm   MS/HS Ballet/Lyrical
*8:15pm-9:00pm:  Drama


Piano Classes

Individual Piano Classes For Adults and Children Are Back! Eight weeks of ½ hour sessions per week  and  a Christmas Performance Recital.

  • Tuesdays 5pm – 9pm
  • Cost:  $15/week per class plus $25 material cost (total $150 advance payment) to get started.
  • Just bring your keyboard, listening ear and learn to play and perform with lots of fun.
  • Reserve your seat by email or phone below
  • [email protected]  or (776) 668-3148

Dance Fitness

Thursdays at 6:30 pm

Gain so much while you lose! Contact Shimirrah at [email protected].

Fees: $5

Papa Phatal's Line Dance FUNness

Come join us for a fun time of group participation Line Dancing! Stepn Back II Life Line Dancing FUNness is an active all age group participation program designed to allow participants to be mobile, dance, and have fun while achieving various levels of fitness and mental calisthenics.

  • Meets Thursdays from 6pm-8:35pm.
    • Session A - Refresher: Intermediate Line Dance Group (6pm-7:25pm)
    • Session B - Classic Basic Beginner Line Dance Group (7:35pm-8:35pm)
  • Please wear comfortable closed toed shoes and cool loose clothing for maximum benefit and safety.
  • Times subject to change with notice.

Mentoring/Coaching Program for Young Men

The United Brotherhood in collaboration with the Powder Springs Community Taskforce and the Ron Anderson Recreation Center staff propose to administer a mentoring/coaching program for young men at the Ron Anderson Recreation Center.

The goal of the Mentoring/Coaching Program is to empower the youth of the community with self-development by doing one-on-one mentoring/coaching as well as group sessions. The sessions' intent is to mentor, coach and guide young men to pursue their dreams. On the spiritual side, we have license and ordained ministers, deacons and pastors speaking hope and faith to our youth. The mentoring/coaching sessions will be on Monday and Friday from 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm at the Ron Anderson Recreation Center.

Healthy Walking

Age: All Ages

Walk or run in the gym no matter what the weather, seventeen times around the gym is one mile. Seniors are welcome! Strollers are welcome!

Fees: Free

Open Pickleball

Curious to know what the Buzz is about? It’s contagious, fun and quickly growing.

Wednesdays and Fridays 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

For more information contact (770) 439-3611

Facility Rentals

The facility is available to rent for events such as children's birthday parties, team meetings, study groups, and homeowner association meetings. We have tables and chairs available. If you are interested in renting the facility, please contact facility staff at (770) 439-3611 or reserve the facility online.


  • No alcoholic beverages (except private parties accompanied with Cobb County Police Security $35.00 cash or money order per hour with a 4 hour minimum)
  • No smoking in the facility. Smoking is permitted at the designated smoking area located outside the building

Cancellations must be made 30 days prior to event to receive a refund. Lessee is responsible for all damages. Civic rates are for those who are holding events for birthday parties, family reunions, graduation parties, etc. Commercial rates are for company/organizational meetings.

Rental Fees

Facility Resident Non-Resident Commercial Charge Minimum
Gymnasium (Single) $50.00 $75.00 $75.00 Hourly 2 Hours
Gymnasium (Double) $100.00 $150.00 $125.00 Hourly 2 Hours
Activity Room $40.00 $60.00 $50.00 Hourly 2 Hours
Small Meeting Room $20.00 $30.00 $40.00 Hourly 2 Hours
Kitchen $30.00 $45.00 $35.00 Hourly 2 Hours
Entire Facility $180.00 $270.00 $200.00 Hourly 2 Hours
Damage Deposit $150.00 $150.00 $150.00 Reservation N/A


Ron Anderson Recreation Center Gym

The Ron Anderson Recreation Center is a 25,470 sq ft state of the art recreation facility which re-opened in August of 2007 after major renovations and expansion. This building is equipped with a gymnasium, (1) multi-purpose room, (1) game room, (1) caterers

kitchen, (1) community center, (4) restrooms and a lobby. 

Gymnasium (12,226 sq ft.) – The gym consist of one regulation play size basketball court which runs north and south, and two regulation play size basketball courts which runs east and west. All courts have adjustable basketball goals (backboards, rims & nets) which are located at each ends of all courts for a total of six (6). There are also three sets of volleyball outlets and boundary lines strategically located for volleyball regulation play. The main volleyball regulation court runs north and south, and 2 regulation volleyball courts run east and west. In the gym located on the east and north walls are two retractable curtains which are used to divide the gym into two or three quadrants where several programming area can be utilized simultaneously. So if you want to practice your jump shot or put your hard work to use in a pick up game or bump volleyball around with your friends, there is plenty of time and space to do it in the gym.

Ron Anderson Recreation Center Multipurpose Room

Multi-purpose Room/Activity Room (2,030 sq ft) – The multi-purpose room can be divided by a retractable curtain which makes up Multi-purpose Room A (1,208 sq ft) and Multi-purpose Room B. The A & B (activity rooms) are equipped with a sink, extended counter top and (15) cabinets, which create a unique set up where an array of events can be accommodated. Both rooms have tile floors.

Game Room (774 sq ft) – In the game room you will find a pool table, ping-pong table, a foosball table, an air hockey table, and a bumper pool table. The game room can hold about 50 people. It is located across from the front desk and is an excellent place to visit when you're in the mood for a toned down physical workout.

Caterers Kitchen (472 sq ft) – The kitchen is equipped with a 115 volt industrial size ice maker, two standard size refrigerator/freezers , a standard size stove top with exhaust hood, two ovens, two microwave ovens, a sink, 31 cabinets and 22 draws which make it convenient and possible to accommodate an array of events. The kitchen is located on the front side of the building.

Community Center/Multi-purpose Room (3,854 sq ft) – The community center is newly renovated with a fire place and a state of the art caterers kitchen. The center is available to accommodate 200 people. It is a meeting placed for social, cultural or recreational purposes, such as: birthday parties, weddings and wedding receptions, family reunions, business meetings and job fairs.

Community Organizations

Powder Springs Community Task Force

The vision of the Powder Springs Community Task Force is an integrated team of concerned and caring citizens partnered with schools, civic groups, community, and business leaders in developing tangible solutions, opportunities, support, and resources which enhance the quality of life in the Powder Springs Community. The mission is to create and maintain a collaborative effort that; empowers families, strengthens communities, and engages youth to be committed in making a difference in communities and allowing all to live with limitless opportunities. Some of the Community Involvement includes the following:

  • Community Leadership Development Program
  • Cobb County Tobacco Use Prevention Coalition
  • Hopkins Park Development
  • Cobb Community Collaborative Drug Free Communities Support Program
  • National PTA ”Building Successful Partnerships”
  • Back-to-School Bash
  • Cobb Underage Drinking Task Force

The Powder Springs Community Task Force meets the 4th Monday of each month from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at the Ron Anderson Recreation Center. Everyone is invited to participate.

Visit the Powder Springs Community Task Force facebook page for information on upcoming events.

For information contact:

Jerry Houston, Chairman
(404) 273-4765
[email protected]

United Brotherhood Mentoring Program

Mentoring Program every Friday during School year for Middle School age. This program is designed to have open dialogue with Pastors, Community Leaders and Special Guests. All middle school age must have permission slip signed before attending. Please contact Elliott Hennington or Reverend Carter by email at [email protected]