Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216
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2219 Tyvola RoadCharlotte, NC 28210South Park District980-314-1300 (NEW NUMBER)The Marion Diehl Recreation Center opened its doors to the citizens of Charlotte in 1980. It is named in honor of Mr. F. Marion Diehl who served as the Director of Charlotte Parks and recreation Department for many years. The center provides year round recreational programs for persons with or without disabilities.
This center is situated on 82 acres of land and includes a multi-purpose room, kitchen area, 1/4 mile paved walking trail, outdoor playground, and a full size gymnasium. It also features a 25-meter by 6-lane warm pool, beach entry to a 2.5 foot wading pool and rooms. We offer a variety of programs and classes including specialized instruction for adults and children with physical disabilities!
Pool closes 30 minutes before facility
M/W/F - 9:30am - 2pmT/TH - 7am - 9am, 11am - 1pm, Sat - 1pm - 3:30pmSun - 1pm 4:30pm*Please call Marion Diehl for lap swim times. Schedule subject to change. Current schedule
Open Swim RatesResident Youth - $2 Nonresident Youth - $3Resident Senior - $3 Nonresident Senior - $4Resident Adult - $4 Nonresident Adult - $5
Whats Going on At Marion Diehl Recreation CenterYouth Athletics: Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation offers a wide variety of athletic programs to youth participants throughout the year. All youth athletics programs are Recreation Center based and take place at various parks and recreation centers throughout Mecklenburg County. For more information on Youth Athletics and information on how to register please visit the Youth Athletics Page. Martial Arts: Tora Ha Kempo:Classes for children (4+) and classes for adults. Learn martial arts in a fun but disciplined environment. Wednesdays at 6pm. Cost is $5 per class. Contact Kevin Hinson for availability and information at 704-533-2994. Senior/Adult Badminton:Fun active and social program for all levels. Wednesdays 5pm - 7pm, Saturdays 12pm-3:30pm. Cost is $2/day for Adults ages 18 - 54, and $1/day for Adults 55 and older. For more information, contact Marion Diehl Recreation Center at 980-314-1300. Senior Volleyball:Fun active and social program for all levels. Mondays 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Cost is $2 per visit. For more information, contact Marion Diehl Recreation Center at 980-314-1300.
* Recreation Holiday Hours Only