The center serves 40, meals annually at three Community Centers, and delivers more than 11, meals to home bound seniors. The Adult Recreation Center can accommodate events of up to people, and is available for all special occasions including parties, meetings, classes, and lectures. The Pyle Adult Recreation Center is a recreation facility for adults aged eighteen (18) and older. The center features a multi-purpose room with stage, instructional dance room, billiards room, fitness room, conference room and five meeting rooms.
In , this former National Guard Armory was renovated to create the Adult Recreation Center, which serves as a base for a full program of activities for Gastonia’s senior citizens. A variety of instructional classes and leisure activities are offered to all adults. Dedicated to enriching lives and connecting communities through diverse recreational opportunities and be a leader in park management and the delivery of quality recreation programs in order to better promote health and improve the quality of life in Richland County.
The Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of programs for youth and teens, adults and 50+/seniors at our Community Recreation Centers. The Glendale Adult Center invites all adults (18+) to visit our facility and participate in a wide variety of activities. The Center is designed and staffed for individuals to independently participate in offerings including a wide variety of aerobics classes Mon-Fri, sewing/knitting, Wii Bowling, Coloring Club, bridge/pinochle/hand and foot/cribbage, chess club, open computer lab, Friday.