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Southview Recreation Center

Southview Recreation Center704-392-7452
1720 Vilma Street
Charlotte NC 28208

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For More Information on Programs and Rentals:
Email Southview Recreation Center

Features and Amenities:

This facility offers:

  • Gymnasium
  • Fitness Center
  • Game Room
  • Multi-purpose Rooms
  • Indoor Playroom
  • Computer Lab
  • Catering Kitchen
  • Birthday Parties


Facility Manager I - Kiana Brooks

Recreation Specialists - Abby Fowler , Korey Townsend
Recreation Assistants - Mike Bragg, Andre Green, Mary Sampson, and Jasmine Green


Southview Mural

Southview Recreation Center offers ongoing programs for all ages. Visit Eparks to sign up for one of our many programs.

Southview in the News!  Charlotte Post


What's Going on at SouthView 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.



Young Energetic Scholars
Join other preschoolers as they explore educational games, fun and arts & crafts.
AGES: 3-5
DAY: Tuesdays
TIME: 10:00-11:00am
Tots on the Move
Preschoolers will take part in exciting movement games and activities that help build their large motor skills.
AGES: 3-5
DAY: Thursdays
TIME: 10:00-11:00am


Dance Team
This all-girls dance team has performed all across Charlotte to inspirational music of all genres! Come learn various choreographed dance routines and find out how to express yourself through movement.
AGES: Girls 10-17
DAY: Tuesdays
TIME: 5:30-7:00pm
First Tee Golf
Participants will get an introduction to the game of golf and how it can promote life skills.
Ages:  7-9
DAY:  Mondays
TIME:  5:30 - 6:30PM
S.W.A.G. (Sisters With Amazing Gifts) Club Meeting
Girls will participate in various activities that teach them how to be LADIES. Activities include skits, teambuilding, manicures, community service projects and more!
AGES: Girls 12-17
DAY: Wednesdays
TIME: 5:30-6:30pm
Urban Book Club
Youth will read an age-appropriate book that will allow them to explore the exciting world of reading as they build their reading and comprehension skills.
AGES: 6-11
DAY: Wednesdays
TIME: 5:30-6:30pm
B.O.Y.S. (Brothers on Your Side)
Young men will participate in mentoring and workshop style programming.
AGES: 10-17
DAY: Thursdays
TIME: 5:30-6:30pm


Total Wellness
Let us help you achieve your fitness goals through group exercise and goal-setting!
DAYS:  Wednesdays & Saturdays
TIME:  6:00 - 7:00pm (Wednesdays) & 10:00 - 11:00am (Saturdays)
COST:  $12.00 per month


DSS Senior Nutrition Program
Seniors come together in a caring and supportive atmospheres for social, recreational and educational opportunities for age 60-up. Sessions include lunch daily, seminars, classes, field trips or special events. Meets Monday through Friday from 9a-1p and visitors are welcomed. For more information, contact Angela Robinson at 704-336-2625.






Office Location:

Park and Recreation 5841 Brookshire Blvd Charlotte, NC 28216

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


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