Pepper Geddings Recreation Center is open Monday through Thursday from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Friday from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Pepper Geddings Recreation Center
3205 North Oak Street 843-918-2280
Pepper Geddings Recreation Center, at the corner of Oak Street and 33rd Avenue North, features both a full-size gymnasium and a youth gymnasium, a weight room, a cardio room, an indoor track, a 25-yard swimming pool and an aerobic room. Youth sports, after-school youth programs and special events also are available. Choose from annual, monthly or daily membership options.
The following classes and activities are offered at Pepper Geddings, with pre-registration required for all classes. Printable flyers of the Fitness Class Schedule and Fitness Class Descriptions are available. For more information, call 843-918-2280 or come by the center! We reserve the right to cancel a class that does not meet minimum enrollment. Full refund will be provided for any class we cancel. Cant find a class or activity to suit your needs? Call and discuss it with us!
Swimming Pool Closure
Until further notice
Pepper Geddings Recreation Center
The swimming pool at Pepper Geddings Recreation Center closed on Saturday, December 6, for an extended period. The closure is necessary for building renovations, which will include replacement of the roof and installation of new pool filters. Aquatics classes, programs and lessons have been moved to Canal Street Recreation Center. Call 918-2280 or 918-1465.
Pepper Geddings Recreation Center
Classes and Activities
Call 918-2280 for more information
Pepper Geddings Recreation Center features a well equipped weight room with free weights and machines; a cardio room with treadmills, ellipticals, bikes, stair climbers and more; an indoor track; a 25 meter pool with six lanes and diving boards; a shallow pool; and two gymnasiums equipped with eight basketball goals, pickleball and volleyball equipment, and a number of other functions. The following classes and activities are offered at Pepper Geddings. Pre-registration is required, and we reserve the right to cancel any class that does not meet minimum enrollment. The center is open from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday; from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday; and from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday.
KIDS SPORTS AND FITNESS PROGRAMS
Registration for After-School Sports and Fitness Classes: Stop by the front desk to register your child for our fall after-school sports, fitness and cultural classes.
Start Smart Sports: This is a proven instructional program that prepares children, ages three to six, for the world of organized sports without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Children work on learning all the fundamentals of sport including catching, passing, kicking and running in a fun atmosphere. Start Smart activities are held once a week for six weeks. Each week the exercises become increasingly more difficult as the class progresses and children show improvement. Classes meet from 6:00 7:00 p.m. for six weeks. Fees: $25 City Resident / $45 Non-City Resident. Pre-registration is required.
Designed to introduce sports and basic athletic skills to pre-schoolers, ages three to four-and-a-half years old.
Tennis: Tuesdays, May 19 June 23
Golf: Tuesdays, June 30 Aug 4
Designed for returning Start Smart participants and older pre-schoolers, age four and a half to six years old, as preparation for organized sports.
Tennis: Thursdays, May 21 June 25
Golf Thursdays, July 2 August 6
Five Star Basketball: Get in the game! This instructional clinic focuses on complete skill development through group instruction and game play. Learn the fundamentals and the secrets of shooting, dribbling, passing, rebounding and defense! Fees: $15 City Resident / $30 Non-City Resident. Pre-registration is required. Clinics held April 13 through May 13.
3:30 4:30 p.m., Monday and Wednesday ages six to eight
4:30 5:30 p.m., Monday and Wednesday ages nine to 11
Girls Volleyball League: Space is limited, so sign up now! Fees: $35/City Resident and $60/Non-City Resident. For more information, call 918-2280. Practices and games scheduled on Tuesday and Thursday after school. Spring Volleyball Season is held from March 24 May 21.
3:00 4:15 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday ages eight - 11
4:00 5:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday ages twelve - 15
Lacrosse: Weeknight practices take place on Ashley Booth Field at Pepper Geddings Recreation Center. Scheduled Saturday games include both home and travel sites. The spring season fee is $15 for city residents and $75 for non-city residents. Call 918-2280 for more information.
7-10 year old boys
7-10 year old girls
11-12 year old boys
11-12 year old girls
13-14 year old boys
13-14 year old girls
Skate Safe: Skaters age five to 12 will learn skateboarding basics for street, ramp and flat ground. This six-week session begins April 13 at Matt Hughes Skate Park. Helmet, safety gear and skateboard are required. Fees: $15 City Resident / $30 Non-City Resident. Register at Pepper Geddings.
April 13 May 18: Mondays from 4:00 5:00 p.m. for ages five - 12
Kids Dance: The Kids Dance program is a dance fitness party for young girls and boys ages 5-12, where they can play it loud and rock with friends! This program features age-appropriate music and moves that get kids movin to the beat. Its all about feeling fearless on the dance floor, reinforcing the idea that its okay to just be yourself and dance like no ones watching. Fees: $25 City Resident/$45 Non-City Resident
April 13 May 18: Mondays from 4:00 5:00 p.m. for ages five 12
Biathlon Club: Biking and running are all things kids naturally like to do. Weekly instruction and training at pre-announced bike paths off-site, by experienced triathletes, make for a fun and challenging experience in this fast-growing sport for kids and teens. Bikes and helmets are required. Fees: $25 City Resident / $45 Non-City Resident.
April 8 May 13: Wednesdays from 4:00 5:30 p.m. (ages nine - 14)
Re-Creation Art: Kids ages five to 12 will learn multiple dimensions of art including basic sketch, sculpting, design and draw, scrapping, painting, and much more. Fees: $25 City Resident / $45 Non-City Resident.
April 8 May 20: Wednesdays from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. for ages five - 12
Karate: (Ages five and older) Tae Kwon Do is a martial art that uses both the hands and feet. It is a sport that physically benefits the whole body. One can develop flexibility, stamina, motor skills, strength, energy, self-confidence and balance. Classes meet Tuesday and Thursday from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Classes are ongoing, with fees due at the start of each month. New members are always welcome. Fees: $8 City Resident / $15 Non-City Resident, monthly at the front desk, and $24 monthly to the instructor.
Beginner Pickle Ball: Learn how to play pickleball with other beginners and new players in recreation level format that is fun and sure to get you moving with this great sport. Free for members; $3.00 drop-in fee for Seniors (55-plus); or $5.00 drop-in fee for Adults (18-54).
10:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday
Pickle Ball: Experience the fastest growing sport in the USA! This game combines tennis and badminton for a game that is high on fun and fitness. Free for members; $3.00 drop-in fee for Seniors (55-plus); or $5.00 drop-in fee for Adults (18-54).
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday
ADULT AND SENIOR FITNESS CLASSES (Effective Monday, January 12)
The following classes are part of our fitness schedule and are included in our Choose Health and Fitness Program. Get your 24-visit punch card at the front desk! Its $28 for City Residents or $50 for Non-City Residents. Daily guests may pay $4 (City Resident) or $10 (Non-City Resident) per class. All classes are located at Pepper Geddings.
Zumba: This fun and easy-to-learn dance-aerobics class mixes international music with your favorite dance moves. Its so much fun, it wont even feel like a workout. Designed for all fitness levels.
8:00 8:45 a.m., Mondays
5:30 6:15 p.m., Wednesdays
6:30 7:15 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays
8:30 9:15 a.m., Saturday, March 21
Ball-tastic: This challenging class uses different types of exercise balls. This class is sure to build strength, stability, and challenge your fitness abilities. Designed for all fitness levels.
9:00 9:45 a.m., Wednesdays
Basic Training: This beginner version of Body Boot Camp will prepare you to learn proper exercise techniques and prepare you for a more challenging Boot Camp workout. Designed for all fitness levels.
8:00 8:45 a.m., Thursday, March 19, and Friday, March 20
5:30 6:15 p.m., Thursday, March 19
5:30 6:15 p.m., Thursday, March 26
8:00 8:45 a.m., Friday, March 27
Body Boot Camp: A high intensity, boot-camp-style adventure class that is sure to get your heart pumping and to test your full body strength. Some exercise experience is necessary.
5:30 6:15 p.m., Friday, March 20
5:30 6:15 p.m., Monday, March 23
Body Circuit: This class is a full body workout using an interval-type routine. Exercises will include cardio, strength, Plyometrics and endurance.
8:00 8:45 a.m., Wednesday, March 25
Body Sculpt: Have fun with this workout that uses a variety of equipment, including weights, resistance bands and medicine balls to lengthen and tone all muscles. Designed for all fitness levels.
10:00 10:45 a.m., Fridays
PILOXINGฎ: This mix of Pilates and Boxing moves into a calorie-blasting, muscle-toning and core interval workout.
5:30 6:15 p.m., Tuesdays
Cardio 101: This class is designed for beginners who are starting a new cardio and strength regimen.
8:00 8:45 a.m., Friday, March 20
Cardio and Strength: This class combines high-energy cardio and strength exercises for a full body workout. Designed for all fitness levels.
6:30 7:15 a.m., Thursday, March 19, and Friday, March 20
6:30 7:15 p.m., Thursday, March 19
6:45 7:30 a.m., Monday, March 23 and Friday, March 27
10:30 11:15 a.m., Saturdays
Cardio Kick: This class is a combination of cardio exercises with high energy Kickboxing moves. Designed for all fitness levels.
9:30 10:15 a.m., Saturday, March 22
Cardio Power: A high intensity interval training class with a combination of cardio exercises and Kickboxing moves.
9:30 10:15 a.m., Saturdays
Cardio Pump: Enjoy this low-impact cardio class that alternates between cardio exercises and strength training intervals.
9:00 9:45 a.m., Tuesdays
Fit-N-Stretch: This easy-to-follow stretching class will be a great addition to your workout. Designed for all fitness levels.
9:00 9:45 a.m., Thursday, March 19, and Friday, March 20
9:00 9:45 a.m., Friday, March 27
Gold-N-Fit: Keep active and stay young at heart as you work on cardio, strength, flexibility, and balance. Work at your own pace, and the instructor will provide modifications. Most exercises are done with the assistance of a chair. Designed for beginner fitness levels.
11:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Kickboxing: This is an aerobically-based martial arts and boxing program where the classes combine punches, kicks and footwork that anyone can follow. Using a portable punching bag, you will perform combinations with actual contact. Gain endurance, strength and self-confidence. Recommended for men and women of all fitness levels.
7:15 8:00 a.m., Thursday, March 19
8:00 8:45 a.m., Thursday, March 26
Pilates: Here is a core-centric class that combines fitness training and the mind-body breathing connection based on the method of Joseph Pilates. Designed for all fitness levels. *Please bring your own mat.
10:00 10:45 a.m., Thursday, March 19
10:00 10:45 a.m., Tuesday, March 24, and Thursday, March 26
Piloga: A fun combination of Pilates core moves and Yoga breathing, stretching and relaxation.
5:30 6:15 p.m., Fridays
QiGong: Pronounced CHEE-GONG, this is a gentle form of exercise that helps health and overall well-being. The main elements of QiGong include fluid movement, deep breathing and meditation. Designed for all fitness levels.
10:00 10:45 a.m., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Shake, Rattle & Roll: Get your day started with this fun line-dancing class! Combine old school music, new moves and lots of laughs! Designed for all fitness levels. No experience necessary!
8:00 8:45 a.m., Tuesdays
Intro to Yoga: This introductory yoga class uses a chair to help balance and to use as a tool to learn the proper forms of Yoga. Designed for beginners, active older adults, or anyone with limiting injuries. *Please bring your own mat.
10:00 11:00 a.m., Tuesdays
Hatha Yoga: This yoga class will enhance stability and improve balance, strength, and flexibility while helping you to achieve physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. *Please bring your own mat.
10:00 11:00 a.m., Wednesdays
6:30 7:15 p.m., Wednesdays
8:00 8:45 a.m., Thursdays
Yoga Release: This Yoga class combines strength, flexibility, and balance. *Please bring your own mat.
10:00 10:45 a.m., Thursday, March 26
Tabata: This class format is designed to perform an exercise for 20 seconds and rest for 10 seconds for eight sets.
6:30 7:15 p.m., Tuesdays
Triple Play: Combine all your favorite of each instructors exercise formats into one class. Triple Play will be a class that will include cardio, strength and flexibility. Designed for all fitness levels.
9:00 9:45 a.m., Thursdays
Weight Training: Try this class designed using the weight room equipment. Learn how to properly use equipment. Designed for all levels.
9:00 9:45 a.m., Mondays
8:30 9:15 a.m., Saturdays