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Lincoln Recreation Center1000 Eleanor St.College Station, TX 77840979.764.3779

ADDRESS:
1000 Eleanor St.
PHONE NUMBER: 979.764.3779
BUSINESS HOURS: Mon.-Thu., 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
SENIOR PROGRAM: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM: Mon.-Fri., 3-6 p.m.
CLOSED: Nov. 20-26, Dec. 18-29, Jan. 1 & 15, March 15 & 29, May 27
SPLASH PAD: Closed for the season


The Lincoln Recreation Center offers a wide variety of amenities and services aimed at improving the quality of life of College Station residents. Residents can take advantage of services in the areas of youth programming, senior services, special events, and community outreach. The facility includes two gymnasiums, game room, fitness room, multipurpose rooms, splash pad, and a 13,000 square foot covered pavilion. 

HISTORY

Originally constructed as the A&M Consolidated Negro School, the Lincoln Center is located at 1000 Eleanor in W.A. Tarrow Park. The facility has been used at one time or another as a neighborhood center, recreation center, senior citizen's center, maintenance shop, and was formerly the headquarters for the College Station Parks and Recreation Department. The center now provides a variety of recreational and social services to the citizens of College Station.

SCHEDULE


    RENTAL INFORMATION

    FACILITY RENTALS

    GOLD & PURPLE GYM DEPOSIT
    Non-Resident - $420
    Resident - $368

    GOLD GYM FULL COURT ALL DAY
    More than 4-hours
    Non-Resident - $568
    Resident - $473

    GOLD GYM FULL COURT
    Per hour, 4-hour max
    Non-Resident - $95
    Resident - $80

    GOLD GYM HALF COURT
    Per hour, 4-hour max
    Non-Resident - $63
    Resident - $53

    GOLD GYM CONCESSION USAGE
    Non-Resident - $38
    Resident - $32

    PURPLE GYM FULL COURT ALL DAY
    More than 4-hours
    Non-Resident - $580
    Resident - $483

    PURPLE GYM FULL COURT
    Per hour, 4-hour max
    Non-Resident - $108
    Resident - $90

    PURPLE GYM HALF COURT
    Per hour, 4-hour max
    Non-Resident - $76
    Resident - $63

    COMMUNITY ROOM
    Per hour, 2-hour minimum ($263 deposit)
    Non-Resident - $95
    Resident - $80

    ACTIVITY ROOM
    Per hour, 2-hour minimum ($210 deposit)
    Non-Resident - $76
    Resident - $63

    GAME ROOM
    Per hour, 4-hour minimum ($210 deposit)
    Non-Resident - $63
    Resident - $53

    TRANSFER/CANCELLATION FEE
    1/3 of Rental Fee

    AFTER-HOUR CHARGE
    Based on facility usage beyond normal operating hours
    $33/hour

    W.A. TARROW PAVILION
    W.A. Tarrow Park was named in honor of the late principal of the old Lincoln High School. The adjacent Lincoln Recreation Center provides a variety of recreational and social services, including an indoor gymnasium, 1-mile lighted jogging trail and a playground.

    Maximum Occupancy: 100
    Parking Spaces: 319
    Amenities: Basketball
    Nearby: Sidewalk, spray park, playground

    RESIDENT

    Deposit - $210
    Mon.-Thu. - $158
    Fri.-Sun. & Holidays - $210

    NON-RESIDENT FEES
    Deposit - $210
    Mon.-Thu. - $190
    Fri.-Sun. & Holidays - $252

    FACILITY PHOTOS
    Click here to view album.

    RENTAL INFORMATION

    FACILITY RENTALS
    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 979.764.3779 or by visiting the Lincoln Recreation Center, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Cash, credit card or check accepted. Checks should be made payable to “City of College Station.” 

    PAVILION RENTALS
    Pavilions are rented per day. Reservations are all-day and on a first-come, first-served basis. Fees must be paid in full at the time of reservation. Deposits will be refunded if facilities are left clean and free of damage. Reservations canceled within seven days prior to the rental date will incur a $20 cancellation fee. Pavilions may be used if they are not rented, but no access will be allowed to kitchens or restrooms.

    PAVILION RENTAL DEADLINES
    Monday-Thursday rentals must be made no later than 12 p.m. one business day prior to the desired reservation date. Friday-Sunday rentals must be made no later than 3 p.m. on the Thursday prior to the desired reservation date.

    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

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

YOUTH PARENT HANDBOOK
Program policies and procedures: Link (PDF)

W.A. TARROW SPLASH PAD
View the hours of operation of the splash pad: cstx.gov/pools

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