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Southwood Community Center1520 Rock Prairie RoadCollege Station TX, 77845979.764.6351
ADDRESS: 1520 Rock Prairie Road
PHONE NUMBER: 979.764.6351
HOURS OF OPERATION: The facility will only be open during program times
CLOSED: April 15-17, May 30, June 20, July 2-4

The Southwood Community Center is located within Brian Bachmann Community Park and offers a wide variety of programming for all ages and abilities. When not occupied with programming, Southwood is available to rent for your next family reunion, homeowners association meeting, birthday party, or any other event that requires an ideal facility in a perfect location. While our building is a modest 4,700 square feet with a meeting and party room, you have easy access to a premiere skate park, sparkling swimming pool, and well-groomed athletic park.

 SPRING & SUMMER SCHEDULE
    YOUTH PROGRAMS
    BABYSITTER TRAINING & PEDIATRIC CPR • REGISTRATION ENDS APRIL 6
    Learn to supervise children and infants safely and responsibly. Upon completion, participants are certified in American Red Cross Babysitter Training with Pediatric First Aid/CPR and Basic Water Rescue. Participants receive a link to the online American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training Manual.

    Ages 10+ • $75 • Thu. • April 7-28 • 5-8 p.m.

    TAEKWON-DO CLASSES • REGISTRATION: APRIL 4-FRIDAY BEFORE FIRST CLASS
    The class teaches physical and mental training for self-defense, health, and recreation. Learn principles and values to be a better person, athlete, and martial artist: become a champion. Jose Aponte has 26 years of uninterrupted training and experience in ITF taekwondo and is a sixth-degree black belt from the International Taekwondo Federation. He is an active member of the official ITF Taekwondo organization in the United States USOTO, with experience and participation in international championships and as a team trainer. 

    Ages 6-9 • $40 • Mon.-Fri. • June 6-10 • 8:15-9:15 a.m.
    Ages 10-15 • $40 • Mon.-Fri. • June 13-17 • 8:15-9:15 a.m.

    CampABLE • REGISTRATION: APRIL 4-JUNE 6 
    CampAble activities are adapted for each individual and related to each day’s theme including boccia ball, basketball, arts and crafts, team building, science, and more. Recreational Therapist Fiona Allen runs an exciting recreational program open to anyone with a disability looking for summer fun.

    Ages 6-12 • $40 • Tue. & Thu. • June 7-23 • 1-2 p.m.
    ADULT PROGRAMS
    BABYSITTER TRAINING & PEDIATRIC CPR • REGISTRATION ENDS APRIL 6
    Learn to supervise children and infants safely and responsibly. Upon completion, participants are certified in American Red Cross Babysitter Training with Pediatric First Aid/CPR and Basic Water Rescue. Participants receive a link to the online American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training Manual.

    Ages 10+ • $75 • Thu. • April 7-28 • 5-8 p.m.
    SENIOR PROGRAMS
    MEMBERSHIPS
    Memberships may be used for senior programming at the Southwood Community Center, Meyer Senior and Community Center, and the Lincoln Recreation Center. Memberships are good for one calendar year from the date of purchase. Programs marked “membership” are free with a senior membership.

    ANNUAL
    Resident • $25
    Non-Resident • $30

    DAILY

    Resident • $2
    Non-Resident • $3

    PROGRAMS

    BEGINNING LINE DANCE 
    The fun workout is filled with energizing routines set to great music and is designed to teach beginners the steps and terminology of line dancing.

    Ages 55+ • Membership • Mon., Wed., & Fri. • Weekly • 10:30-11:30 a.m.

    FOREVERSIZE

    The class is specially designed to encourage healthy lifestyle practices. Exercises accommodate all abilities and build strength, balance, and endurance.

    Ages 55+ • Membership • Mon. & Wed. • Weekly • 1-2:30 p.m.

    BIRTHDAY BRUNCH
    Join your friends to celebrate monthly birthdays with fun activities and light refreshments.

    Ages 55+ • Membership • Last Mon. • Monthly • 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.

    SUMMER DANCES
    Enjoy an evening of dancing with fun themes, board games, and groovy music. Light refreshments are available, and no registration is necessary.

    Ages 55+ • Free • Fri. • May 13 • 7-9 p.m. • Roaring Twenties
    Ages 55+ • Free • Fri. • June 17 • 6-9 p.m. • Let’s Go to the Beach!
    Ages 55+ • Free • Fri. • July 15 • 6-9 p.m. • Masquerade Ball
    Ages 55+ • Free • Fri. • Aug. 19 • 6-9 p.m. • Senior Prom
    ALL AGES WELCOME
    FUN & GAMES 
    All ages are invited to take a break from the heat to play fun board games. Enjoy chess, checkers, Catan, and much more to challenge your mind and create friendships. An adult must accompany minors. 

    All Ages • Free • Thu. • June 2-Aug. 11 • 10 a.m-12 p.m.
    RENTAL INFORMATION
    FACILITY RENTALS
    Fees are per hour with a $200 deposit. Two-hour minimum.

    MEETING ROOM
    Non-Resident - $72
    Resident - $60

    PARTY ROOM
    Non-Resident - $90
    Resident - $75

    FACILITY PHOTOS
    Click here to view album.


    RENTAL DETAILS
    Rentals are on a first-come, first-served basis and will not be held without proper documentation and fees. Reservations can be made by calling 979.764.6351 or by visiting the Southwood Community Center, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Cash, credit card or check accepted. Checks should be made payable to “City of College Station.”


    DEPOSITS
    A security deposit is required for rentals. Portions or all of the deposit will be forfeited if damage, extra maintenance, or extraordinary cleanup occurs as a result of rental. Deposits will be refunded on the following conditions: (1) terms of your rental have been met, (2) facilities are left in good condition, or (3) cancellation procedures have been followed.

    CANCELLATION & REFUNDS
    Cancellation refunds more than 10 days: If the rental is cancelled, in writing, at least ten (10) days in advance of the originally scheduled date, a full refund of fees and deposits, including security deposit, will be returned to customer.
     
    Cancellation refunds less than 10 days: If the rental is cancelled, in writing, less than ten (10) days but more than 48 hours in advance of the originally scheduled date, deposits, including security deposits, will be forfeited by the customer in favor of the City.
     
    Cancellation refunds less than 48 hours: If the rental is cancelled, in writing, less than 48 hours in advance of the originally scheduled date, all fees and deposits, including security deposits, will be forfeited by the customer in favor of the City.
     
    Cancellation due to inclement weather: At the sole discretion of the City, if the event cannot be held or rescheduled due to inclement weather, fees and deposits, including security deposit shall be refunded to customer.
     
    Deposit refund post event: If the facility is left to standard and required keys (if applicable) are returned within 24 hours, the customer's deposit will be refunded. 

    All refunds are processed within 30 days of request by check. No cash refunds will be issued.


    FACILITY RENTAL REQUEST FORM
    Click here to request a rental. Submittal of this request form does not guarantee availability for the facility and date(s) requested.

LINKS

SENIOR CALENDAR
Daily activities and events for seniors: Link (PDF)

CINDY HALLARAN POOL
View the hours of operation of the pool: cstx.gov/pools

FIELD RENTALS

Baseball and athletic field rentals: cstx.gov/rentals
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