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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.; Sat., 1-4 p.m.
CLOSED: Dec. 22-Jan. 2 & 21, April 19-21 & May 25-27
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. during the week and 1-4 p.m. on Saturday. 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
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. • March 18-April 22 • 2-5 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. • March 18-April 22 • 6-9 p.m.

BABYSITTER TRAINING • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Learn all you need to know about supervising children and infants safely and responsibly. Upon successful completion of this two-day course, you 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 Training Manual.
Ages 10+ • $75 • Fri. • March 22 & 29 • 5-9 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. Tables and chairs are furnish for your rental. Alcohol and smoking are not allowed at this facility. Food is not allowed in the meeting room.

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)    $66 $55
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 



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Last updated: 3/13/2019 8:27:46 AM