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1520 Rock Prairie Road, College Station TX 77845 -- map
OFFICE HOURS: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
SENIOR PROGRAM: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
CLOSED: Sept. 3, Nov. 21-25 & Dec. 22-Jan. 2
Rentals are available after 6 p.m. Monday-Friday and any time Saturday/Sunday.
 
The Southwood Community Center is located in the Brian Bachmann Community Park and includes a meeting room, game room, computer lab, kitchen with an ice machine, a big-screen television, stereo equipment and more. The center is right next to the G. Hysmith Skate Park, Cindy Hallaran swimming pool, Bachmann Pavilion, six baseball fields and two athletic fields.


SENIOR ADULT PROGRAMS

Older adults in College Station have long sought a comfortable place to socialize and engage in activities and programs designed specifically for them. The Southwood Community Center is now that place from 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Special activities and groups include dominoes, bridge, Mah Jongg, Forevercise, Sit & Fit, computer classes, movies and a lending library. For more information on these activities click here.


YOUTH/ADULT PROGRAMS
BABYSITTER TRAINING • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Learn all you need to know about supervising children and infants safely and responsibly. After successful completion, participants will be certified in American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training with Pediatric First Aid/CPR and Basic Water Rescue. Each participant will receive an online link to the American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training Manual.
Ages 10+ • $75 • Sat. • Sept. 15 • 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Ages 10+ • $75 • Thu./Fri. • Oct. 11-12 • 4:30-8:30 p.m.
Ages 10+ • $75 • Fri. • Nov. 2 & 9 • 5-9 p.m.

CPR, FIRST AID & AED CERTIFICATION • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
This instructor-led course will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of first aid, breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults, children and infants, and meets OSHA/workplace requirements. Upon successful completion, you will receive a digital certificate for Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years.
Ages 10+ • $75 • Sat. • Oct. 27 • 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
WATERCOLOR I • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
This beginner’s class focuses on basic painting tools, materials, techniques, composition and color theory. Supplies will be discussed during the first class. Basic drawing skills are needed.
Ages 18+ • $65 • Mon. • Sept. 10-Oct. 15 • 2-5 p.m.
Ages 18+ • $65 • Mon. • Sept. 10-Oct. 15 • 6-9 p.m.
WATERCOLOR II • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
A continuation class on the art of watercolor. Please bring your supplies to the first class.
Ages 18+ • $65 • Mon. • Oct. 22-Nov. 26 • 2-5 p.m.
Ages 18+ • $65 • Mon. • Oct. 22-Nov. 26 • 6-9 p.m.


RENTALS
The Southwood Community Center is a great choice for your next birthday party, dance, family reunion or corporate meeting. It includes a meeting room, game room, and a kitchen with an ice machine. Staff will even take care of your table and chair set up needs at no charge. 

GAME ROOM | This 950 sq ft room features vinyl flooring, custom wood cabinet and serving area, flat screen television, projector wired for the big screen for your movie or presentation, and sound system waiting for your iPod play list!

MEETING ROOM | Appropriate for a smaller gathering, this 550 sq ft area features carpet, a white board, a flat screen television, and internet capabilities.

RESERVATION RATES  NON-RESIDENT  RESIDENT
Meeting Room per hour ($200 deposit)    $60 $50
Game/Dance Room per hour ($200 deposit) $90 $75
Deposits are refundable if the facility is left clean and damage-free. All rental rates are based on a party of 1-25 people. Additional fees are added per hour for more than 25 attendees. Any rental expecting more than 100 attendees must have prior approval.


DOCUMENTS
(PDF)
---> Rental Policies
---> Rental Agreement
---> Floor Plan


CONTACT INFORMATION
For more information, contact the Southwood Community Center at 979.764.6351 or parks@cstx.gov.

Virginia Godwin
Recreation Supervisor
979.764.3649, vgodwin@cstx.gov

Katy Peterson
Senior Services Coordinator
979.764.6371, kpeterson@cstx.gov 

Last updated: 8/29/2018 3:35:59 PM