Classes & Activities

Club 50

Adult & Family Programs

Ages 50 & up. This weekly social gathering for those 50 and over to mix and mingle. Activities will range from jewelry making, gardening, karaoke and more. Refreshments provided. Call (704) 920-5600 to register. 
Day: Tuesdays, 
Sept 21 & Nov 9; register or cancel by 1 day prior
Sept 28 & Nov 16; register or cancel by 1 day prior
Oct 5 & Nov 23; register or cancel by 1 day prior
Oct 12 & Nov 30; register or cancel by 1 day prior
Oct 19 & Dec 7; register or cancel by 1 day prior
Oct 26 & Dec 14; register or cancel by 1 day prior
Nov 12 & Dec 21; register or cancel by 1 day prior

Fee: $5.00
Time: 12:30PM -2:30PM 

Cooking With Carl

Adult & Family Programs

Adults 18 and up. If you want to improve your cooking skills or just get out for a fun night of exploring different dishes, this cooking class is for you. The public is encouraged to come on out and make holiday themed desserts. Pre-register HERE

Day: Thursday,
9/23; Register or cancel by 9/21
9/30; Register or cancel by 9/28
10/14; Register or cancel by 10/12
10/21; Register or cancel by 10/19
10/28; Register or cancel by 10/26

Fee: $10 city resident; $15 non-city resident 
Time: 6:30-7:30pm 

Teen Intro to Disc Golf

Adult & Family Programs

Ages 13-18. Ever wondered what disc golf is all about? Curious as to how to play? This is the perfect sport for all ages! Come join us in learning about how to play, the supplies needed, and for some FUN! 
Pre-registration required 
Fee: $3.00 per class
Location: Dorton Park

Friday - September 10th 4:00-5:00pm

Friday - September 17th 4:00-5:00pm

Friday - September 24th 4:00-5:00pm

Friday - October 1st 4:00-5:00pm

Pop-Up Programs

Youth Activities

All ages and families welcome! Come join us weekly for an hour of outdoor play at one of our awesome parks. We have the ingredients to make a great time for everyone, all we are missing is you! We will have games and activities that are sure to put a smile on anyone’s face

Tuesdays (10:00-11:00am)

Thursdays (3:30-4:30pm)

August 24th @ Caldwell Park

August 31st @ Les Myers Park

September 7th @ Dorton Park

September 14th @ Les Myers Park

September 21st @ Dorton Park

September 28th @ McGee Park

October 5th @ Caldwell Park

October 12th @ Dorton Park

October 19th @ Les Myers Park

October 26th @ McGee Park

November 2nd @ Caldwell Park

November 9th @ Dorton Park

November 16th @ McGee Park

November 23rd @ Les Myers Park

August 26th Beverly Hills Park

September 2nd @ McGee Park

September 9th @ Caldwell Park

September 16th @ Beverly Hills Park

September 23rd @ McGee Park

September 30th @ Les Myers Park

October 7th @ Beverly Hills Park

October 14th @ McGee Park

October 21st @ Caldwell Park

October 28th @ Beverly Hills Park

November 4th @ McGee Park

November 18th @ Les Myers Park



Youth Activities

Ages 6-12. Let’s get GROSS with some spooky projects and activities. 

Max.10 participants.  Pre-registration is required

Day:     Mondays
3:00- 4:00 p.m.

Fee: $5; $10

Location: David Phillips Activity Center, 946 Burrage Rd.

We will create spider slime and scary bugs of our own!
Day:    10/4, Pre-register by 10/2

Can you handle squishy brain activities?
Day:    10/11, Pre-register by 10/9

Race against the clock to turn your friends into mummies with crafts to follow.                           
Day:    10/18,
Pre-register by 10/16

Oozing jack-o-lanterns and squishy pumpkin guts live in the rotten pumpkin patch
Day:    10/25, Pre-register by 10/23

Deco Divas

Adult Art Programs

Ages 18 and up. Showcase your home inside and out with themed décor created by you!
 Pre-registration is required
Day:     Monday
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Fee: $20; $25

Location: David Phillips Activity Center, 946 Burrage Rd.

Day:    9/13,
Pre-register by 9/9                                                       

Day:    11/8,
Pre-register by 11/4

FROSTED HOLIDAY CANDLES                                      
Day:    12/6, Pre-register by 12/2

Brush Hour

Adult Art Programs

Ages 18 and up. Experience the joy of painting with step-by-step instruction for beginners. Watch your very own canvas come to life with artistic ability you never know you had!

Pre-registration is required

Day:     Thursdays
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Fee: $20; $25  
Location: David Phillips Activity Center, 946 Burrage Rd.

 NIGHT HARVEST                              
Day:    10/7, Pre-register by 10/5 HERE

 CACTUS BLOSSOM                                
Day:    11/18, Pre-register by 11/16 HERE

 WINTER SNOWCONE                           
Day:    12/2,  Pre-register by 11/30 HERE


Youth Activities

Ages 6-10. Activities combining outdoor adventure and art! 
Pre-registration is required 
Day:     Tuesdays
             4:00 - 5:00 p.m. 
Fee: $10; $5 
Location: David Phillips Activity Center, 946 Burrage Rd.

We will use leaves as stencils to create the perfect nature themed painting!
Day:     9/14, Pre-register by 9/7 HERE! 

FALL WINDSOCKS                               
Create the perfect thanksgiving decoration for the whole family to enjoy. 
Day:      11/2, Pre-register by 10/26

Hunt for the best-looking pinecone to turn into handmade tree décor!
Day:     12/7, Pre-register by 11/30

Couch to 5K

Adult Fitness Classes

Tuesday and Thursday: 6:30-7:30PM 
Dorton Park, 5790 Poplar Tent Rd, Concord, NC 28027

The City of Concord Parks and Recreation Department is taking the wellness program to the next level with the COUCH to 5K CHALLENGE.  This group training and exercise program does not require any running experience.  It is designed to encourage, motivate and challenge the individual to compete with his/her peers.  There is a $15.00 registration fee. The final goal is to run the Streetlight 5K in July. Registration begins April 1st. You will need to become a part of the Motivate Wellness Concord Page on Facebook. 

  • 10 week program 
  • Session begins on 8/31/2021 and concludes with the running of the Veterans Salute 5K race on November 6th
  • Group training plan provided
  • No running experience necessary   
  • Wear running shoes and dress to be outside
  • Program led by certified instructor
  • Group Accountability/ Encouragement