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Ward Recreation Center

Ward Recreation Center

4845 Dallas Highway
Powder Springs, GA 30127
(770) 528-8885

Facility Manager: Wendy Collins

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday Closed

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Programs and Classes Available

Summer Camps

Registration begins March 4th, 2019 starting at 12:00pm (noon) and going until 9:00pm. Fees for the week are $125.

Summer Camp Weeks are:

  Theme Field Trip
1. May 28-31 Welcome to Summer Sparkles Skating Rink (no camp Monday, May 27th)
2. June 3-7 Challenge/Reality Game Show Stars and Strikes Bowling
3. June 10-14 Arts/Crafts & Cooking Paint your own Pottery
4. June 17-21 Cowboy/Cowgirl on the Farm Petit Creek Farm
5. June 24-28 Party in the USA/Local Heroes Sparkles Skating Rink
6. July 1-3,5 Hollywood AMC Theater/Movies (No camp July 4th)
7. July 8-12 Carnival.Market Week Skyzone
8. July 15-19 Road Trip to Ron Anderson Stars and Strikes Bowling
9. July 22-26 Fun in the Sun AMC Theater/Movies

Open Gym

Monday through Friday from 1:00pm - 5:30pm.

During open gym the public may play basketball pick-up games or simply shoot hoops at no charge. Basketballs are not provided. Coaching or team practice is not allowed during this time. Open Gym for free basketball play and shooting is currently available Monday - Friday from 1:00pm - 5:30pm.


Join us for Pickleball play on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00am - 12:30pm. Call for more information!

Choi Kwang Do

  • Ages 5 - Adult
  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
  • Call for times
  • $99 per month unlimited classes
  • Entire family rates available

Farmer’s Market

Tuesdays from 3:00pm - 7:00pm  spring through fall.


  • Full size basketball court
  • Conference room
  • Chairs and tables
  • Caterer’s kitchen
  • Ice machine
  • TV/VCR
  • Vending machines
  • Handicap accessible.

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 interested in renting the facility, please contact facility staff at (770) 528-8885.

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
Gymnasium (Half) $25.00 $37.50 $50.00 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

Free Tax Preparation Services

AARP is providing free tax preparation services for low to moderate income taxpayers. AARP membership is not required.

Tax returns are prepared by IRS-certified tax counselors. Services are free, confidential, and IRS-sponsored. No appointment is required! Electronic filing will be available at all locations.

Make sure you bring:

  • 2017 tax return and 2018 tax documents
  • Social security cards or identification documentation for yourself and all dependents
  • A valid check for direct deposit refunds

Below are the locations tax aides will be appearing:

Days Hours Site Address
Wednesday 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Ward Recreation Center 4845 Dallas Hwy.
Powder Springs, GA 30127