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Naomi Drenan Recreation Center


750 Beal Street
Charlotte, NC 28211
704-432-5256 (Fax)                                         



For More Information on Programs and Rentals please contact:



Features and Amenities:  
This Facility Offers: 


  • Gymnasium
  • Multi-Purpose Room
  • Kitchen
  • Arts & Crafts Room
  • Teen Room
  • Multi-purpose field
  • Outdoor Shelter
  • Grayson SkatePark

Rental Space 
Multipurpose Room 1
Multipurpose Room 2
Multipurpose Room 3
Facility Manager: Keisha Coxe
Recreation Specialist: Nikole Simmons, Donald Johnson
Recreation Attendant: Audrey Hood, Tianna Holmes, Justin Klaus, Carlos Moore, Zachery Hypes
REC Mentees:  Jaland Patterson, Cheray White

Upcoming Programs


Naomi Drenan Recreation Center offers ongoing programs for children and adults such as after school, fitness classes, ballet, and much more.  Visit Eparks to sign up for one of our many programs.
What's Going on at Naomi Drenan Recreation Center



Youth 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.


Positive Direction Mentoring – NDRC offers a prevention program that will help youths and teens develop critical thinking and decision making skills, and show other useful methods to assist with the prevention of drug use, and abuse. This class is held every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30pm to 7:00pm.  For more information, contact or 980.314-1100.
Charlotte Ballet Outreach Program:
This program provides free, accessible, high quality dance instruction and performance opportunities to over 41 students here at the recreation center from ages 7 to 11. Selection for this program will be determined by open auditions for boys and girls, financial need and commitment of the parents to the program. Contact the center to find out when then next audition will be.









Basketball Skills & Drills -  Young men and women ages 12-18 engage in basketball specific drills to develop bask skills such as physical conditioning, defensive sets, shooting drills, ball handling, competition, leadership training, social skills, and character building.
Saturdays from 10am -12pm (Last session starts August 15th)
Ages:  12 - 18
Cost:  $20 a month
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Volunteering Opportunities
Want to give your free time to helping our youths and teens develop their skills whether it be with sports, cultural arts, education, and more?  Become an asset to your community or better yet, your county and apply at  Just fill out a brief submission form and let us know which location you would like to volunteer with and join us in becoming a leader to your peers and others.  Click the following link below to access the Volunteer Enrollment form.  For more information, contact / 980.314.1100 or contact our Volunteer Service Coordinator or call 704.353.0504.
For more information about the Naomi Drenan Recreation Center or any programs, please contact or 980-314-1100. 



Office Location:

Park and Recreation 5841 Brookshire Blvd Charlotte, NC 28216

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.


Patsy Houston