2219 Tyvola Road
Charlotte, NC 28210
South Park District
704-432-0237 (NEW NUMBER)
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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, 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!
For Information About Therapeutic Division Programs, click here >>>>>>>>>>>Therapeutic Division Manager
- Karla Gray
For Information About Aquatics Division Swimming Program, click here >>>>>>>
Program Manager Aquatics
- Pat Daly
For more programming information visit Eparks
* Recreation Holiday Hours Only
|Day After Thanksgiving
|New Years Eve
|New Years Day
Recreation Specialist: Ivan Cohen
Administrative Support: Rozetta Spears
Whats Going on At Marion Diehl Recreation Center
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.
Let's Zumba! This Latin-dance inspired fitness class uses international rhythms and dance moves for an invigorating and exciting workout! All fitness levels welcome. For more information please contact Johana Valencia at 704-491-8188
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.
Fun active and social program for all levels. Wednesdays 5pm - 7pm, Saturdays 12pm-2pm. Cost is $2/day or $41/year pass for Adults ages 18 - 54, and $1/day or $31/year pass for Adults 55 and older. For more information, contact Marion Diehl Recreation Center at 704-432-0237.
Fun active and social program for all levels. Mondays 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Cost is $2 per visit or you can purchase an annual pass for $31. For more information, contact Marion Diehl Recreation Center at 704-432-0237.
Senior 4 on 4 Basketball:
Seniors, stay active, stay fit, be social, have fun! Mondays and Wednesdays 3:00pm - 5:00pm. Cost is $1 per day. For more information contact Ivan Cohen at 704-432-0237.
Students will use 4-H curriculum and complete a variety of activities in areas of plants, animals, foods, citizenship, communications, leadership and more. For more information, contact Ivan Cohen.