Charley Taylor Recreation Center offers a range of grand fun for all ages! Stop by to tour our facility, book a rental or register for a class! For more information please call 972-339-3770.
ABOUT THE FACILITY
SUMMER CAMP 2022
Grand Prairie Parks, Arts & Recreation Department will be hosting Summer Camps at the following recreation centers:
- Charley Taylor Recreation Center (972)339-3770
- Dalworth Recreation Center (972)237-4760
- Tony Shotwell Life Center(972)237-7529
Ages: 5 to 15
Days: Monday – Friday(Closed July 4)
Dates: June 6 – August 12
Times: 7:00a.m. – 6:00p.m. (drop off time is from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. | camp starts at 9:00 a.m.)
Camp Activities: Weekly field trips, weekly swimming, mini-camps, outdoor activities, free lunch and much more…
Cost: Resident $100 per week
Non-Resident $110 per week
(Limited Financial Aid is available)
For more information contact the preferred recreation center listed above.
WHAT WE OFFER
We offer a wide range of classes and activities for all ages. From karate to arts and crafts, special events, dance, gymnastics, and exercise/wellness.
Charley Taylor Recreation Center has one multi-purpose room that can be rented out for birthday parties, reunions, baby showers and more. Rentals must be made at least two weeks in advance.
The room is available for rental Saturdays from 2:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. ($25/hr)
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ($50/hr)
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. ($50/hr)
*Optional $30 flat fee for use of the kitchen
The after school program is offered Monday through Friday from 3:30-6pm. The program picks up at Lee Elementary and follows the GPISD calendar. Fee: $25/week/child
For more information on this program, contact us at 972-339-3770.
Registration fee $17
Charley Taylor Recreation Center specializes in pre-kindergarten sports for children ages 3-5 years. For all leagues, you must make a $65 payment in order to reserve your child’s spot. No spots will be held until the payment is received. If you have any questions regarding our leagues, contact Sean Keller 972-339-3774.
Tee-ball (Ages 3-5)
Practices begin: June 27
Games begin: July 9
Teams will play 8 games.
Tuesdays 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Are you ready to Mary It? Are you ready to take a vow to fitness? You’re invited to join Coach Caldwell for a spiritual workout which includes, prayer, meditation, stretching, and static and dynamic exercises. Don’t forget to bring a yoga mat!
Ages 3+. This class is preserving Latino culture and history through dance and education using Hispanic traditions from North, Central, and South America, and the Caribbean. Our promise is to offer top notch quality for everyone to enjoy and learn! Amor A Nuestra Cultura has experience with various internationally recognized Ballet Folklorico instructors.
Minis (Ages 3-6): Wednesdays & Fridays 6:15 p.m – 6:45 p.m.
Beginners: Wednesdays & Fridays 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Intermediate/Advanced: Thursdays 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. and Saturdays 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Ages 6+. Come experience traditional Tae Kwon Do from the longest running Martial Arts Academy in Grand Prairie and learn from white belt through black belt.
Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Ages 21+. Do you have a special talent or skill that you feel would be a great asset to our Gold Medal Recreation Center? Charley Taylor is looking for music, craft, theatre arts, personal training, and Pre-K Learning instructors! Enrich people’s lives and earn some extra income. For more information contact Rebecca Estrada at 972-339-3773 or email@example.com.
*background checks and drug tests are completed on all applicants.
HOURS OF OPERATION
|Monday||10:00 am – 8:00 pm|
|Tuesday||10:00 am – 8:00 pm|
|Wednesday||10:00 am – 8:00 pm|
|Thursday||10:00 am – 8:00 pm|
|Friday||10:00 am – 7:00 pm|
|Saturday||9:00 am – 6:00 pm|
|Senior Annual Ages 62+||$10/year||$10/year|
|Adult Annual Ages 16+||$12/year||N/A||$37/year|
|Youth Annual Ages 6-15||$7/year||N/A||$27/year|
Work in Grand Prairie, but live outside Grand Prairie city limits
|Adult Monthly Ages 16+||$11.50/month||$12/month||$37/month|
|Adult Annual Ages 16+||$108/year||$158/year||$218/year|
(up to 5 people that live in the same household)
(up to 5 people that live in the same household)
|$218/year (Resident/Non-resident family annual fee)||N/A||N/A|
|Gymnasium||Meeting Rooms||Game Room||Kitchen|
|Practice Full Court||$60/hr||During Business Hours||$25/hr||After Hours (only)||$45/hr||For duration of Rental||$30 Flat Fee|
|Practice Half Court||$30/hr||After Hours||$50/hr|
All Rental Fees are due at time of reservation. Rentals must be made at least 2 weeks before the event. Cancellations must be completed one week before the event for full refund.
Check with staff for computer availability, board games, and check out equipment such as hula hoops, balls, etc. For updates and questions about classes or events, call 972-339-3770.