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  • South Greenville Rec Center

South Greenville Recreation Center

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 ADDRESS: 851 Howell Street, Greenville, NC 27834 PHONE:(252) 329-4549

 Hours of Operation


Current Reduced Hours 

Weight Room: Monday - Saturday 9:30am - 1:00pm

Gym Free Play: Saturdays Only 9:30 - 1:00pm



  • Gymnasium
  • Weight Room
  • 2 Multipurpose Rooms
  • Youth Baseball Practice Field
  • Multipurpose Field
  • Picnic Shelter with Grill
  • Playground 

Current and Upcoming Programs

Winter Youth Basketball Ages 5-18
Jr. NBA Skills Challenge Ages 12 & Under
Spring Baseball Camp Ages 6-12 
Teen Fitness and Weight Lifting [New!] Ages12-17
Adult FIT-Group Ages 18 & up
Photography 101 Ages 12 & up
Running Skills 101 Ages 7- 12
Ladies Night Basketball Ages 12 & up
Are You Jr.NBA Ready? Summer Basketball Camp & Showcase Ages 11-18
Jamboree Summer Camp Ages 6 -12
Can I Kick it? Soccer Clinic Ages 4 - 8
Basketball Skills Academy Ages 11-14


I NEED A JOB! Teen Workshop and Job fair  (ages 16-18)
Back 2 School Bash
Halloween Harvest Night 
Christmas Giveback 
Ladies Night Christmas Pajama Party 

Program Listing


Youth Basketball at South Greenville and Eppes Recreation Center

Ages: 5–18

A youth basketball league designed to focus on fundamental basketball skills and team play. Games begin the week of January 6 and continue on weekdays and possibly weekends. Games will be played at both South Greenville Recreation Center and Eppes Recreation Center.

Ages 5-6 Monday – Thursday January 6 – Late March
Ages 7-9 Monday – Thursday January 6 – Late March
Ages 10-12 Monday – Thursday January 6 – Late March
Ages 13-15 Monday – Thursday January 6 – Late March
Ages 16-18 Monday – Thursday January 6 – Late March

Fee: $38; Discounted Greenville Resident Fee: $25.

Registration: November 2- January 6th.

For more information, please call (252) 329-4549 or email or


Jr. NBA Skills Challenge!

Compete for the chance to win an all-expense paid trip to NYC!

Join us during one of our free local competitions, hosted by South Greenville Recreation Center. Our top 3 boy and girl winners will move on to regionals in Charlotte NC, where they'll have a chance to win a FREE trip to NYC for Nationals during the NBA Draft! 

For more information, please call 252.329.4549 or email


Spring Baseball Camp

Ages: 6–12

This camp is designed to teach the fundamentals of baseball. Concentration will be placed on developing skills such as throwing, base running, fielding and hitting during this camp.

Saturday, March 28th 10:00 AM–12:00 PM

Fee: Free.

Please contact our office at (252) 329-4549 or email for more information.


Photography 101 – The Basics of Photography

Ages: 16 & up

From selfies to event shots, Guideline to Photos will cover the basics of taking photos through different lighting, angles, and other professional techniques. From beginners to advanced users, the participants will only need their smartphones, digital camera or anything that takes photos.

Foundations, Filters, and Focus April 18th 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Backdrops, Editing, and Sharing May 16th 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Fee: $15; Discounted Greenville Resident Fee: $10.

Please contact our office at (252) 329-4549 or email for more information.



Ladies Night Basketball

Ages: 12 & up

This program is designed to give females the opportunity to participate in pick-up basketball in an organized setting. Ladies Night Basketball is open to all skill levels from youth, amateur, collegiate or senior athletes.

Fridays, June 5–August 7 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Fee: Free

Please contact our office at (252) 329-4549 or email for more information.



Running Skills 101

Ages: 7–14

This track program aims to teach the fundamentals of running. Running Skills 101 focuses on specific styles, techniques, breathing, rhythm and coordination that comes with competitive running.

Tuesday & Thursday June 9 – July 23 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Fee: $30; Discounted Greenville Resident Fee: $20

Please contact our office at (252) 329-4549 or email for more information.



“Are You Jr. NBA Ready?” Showcase & Basketball Camp

Ages: 11-14, 15-18

This basketball camp is designed to teach and demonstrate proper fundamental basketball techniques. Participants will have the opportunity to apply what they learn in game situations.

Ages 11-14 Monday - Thursday June 15 - August 13 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM
Ages 15-18 Monday - Thursday June 15 - August 13 7:15 PM - 8:30 PM

Fee: Free

For registration or additional information, call (252) 329-4549 or email


Jr. NBA Summer Basketball League

Ages: 11-14, 15-18 (as of January 1, 2020)

This is a unique competitive league for boys and girls ages 12-18. A 30- second shot clock will be used in league play to develop basketball intelligence and team play. If you are interest in volunteer opportunities, please contact the office.

Ages 11–14 Monday–Thursday    June 15–August 13 5:45 PM–8:45 PM
Ages 15–18 Monday–Thursday    June 15–August 13 5:45 PM–8:45 PM

Fee: $50; Discounted Greenville Resident Fee: $40 

[Registration Deadline is June 8th]

Please contact our office at (252) 329-4549 or email for more information.



Jamboree at South Greenville Recreation Center

Ages: 6- 12 (must have completed Kindergarten)

A full-day camp offering a variety of traditional camp activities, team sports, and arts and crafts programs. Each week will be highlighted by day trips to various eastern North Carolina venues. This camp will be full of fun as well as many learning opportunities.

Camp activities take place from 9:00 AM-4:00 PM. Drop off time is 7:30–9:00 AM and pickup is 4:00–5:30 PM each day. Some trips may require earlier drop–off and/or later pickup.

Campers can participate in Pitt County Schools’ free lunch program or bring their own lunch each day. Age as of Aug. 15, 2020.

Session 1 June 15 – 19
Session 2 June 22 – 26
Session 3** June 29 – July 2
Session 4 July 6 – 10
Session 5 July 13 – 17
Session 6 July 20 – 24
Session 7 July 27 – August 31
Session 8 August 3 – 7

Fee: $120 per session; Discounted Greenville Resident: $80
**For Week 3: $96; Discounted Greenville Resident: $64 (No camp July 3)

For more information, please call (252) 329–4549 or email



CAN I KICK IT? Soccer Clinic

Ages: 4 to 8

This clinic provides a great atmosphere for soccer to be introduced to beginners and taught in non-competitive environment. Registration is limited.

Saturday, August 15 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
(Rain Date Friday, August 28) 5:00 PM -7:00 PM

Fee: $3.00
For registration or additional information call (252) 329-4549 or email



Basketball Skills Academy

Ages: 11 – 14 (Grades 5th to 8th)

Basketball Skills Academy is a 10-week program designed to show individual improvement within a team setting. Participants will undergo intense training each week focusing on a specific skills set of the game.

Monday and Wednesday September 9 – October 18 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Detailed Coverage of Weeks:

9/9 - Academy Orientation, Rules, Violations
9/16 - Body Priming: Conditioning, Strength, Agility
9/23 - Defense: Communication, Man, Zone
9/30 - Passing and Dribbling: Fundamentals, Timing, Court Vision
10/7 - Shooting: Footwork, Form, Shot Selection
10/14 - Advanced Movements and Concepts

Fee: $35; Discounted Greenville Resident: $25
For additional information call (252)329-4549 or email