Towns County Recreation Department

Located on U.S. Hwy 76 West between Hiawassee City limits and Anderson Bridge.
Phone: 706-896-2600

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 9:00 A.M.  -  8:00 P.M.
Saturday 9:00 A.M.  -  4:00 P.M.

Dance and meeting rooms are used for special programs and classes.  The general public can also reserve it for small gatherings such as birthday parties, showers, etc. with a 2 hour limit.

Gymnasium:  Check at front desk for gym hours of availability.  Gym is open to general public unless organized programs are in session.

Exercise and Weight room:  Must be a resident of Towns County.  Must be 16 years of age or 13 if accompanied by a parent.  Must go through orientation.  Check with office on dates and times.  There is no charge to use the exercise and weight room.

  • All Participants must attend an orientation session prior to using the excersice areas.  Times and dates for training sessions are available at the lobby office.
  • Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent on the intitial visit.  A parent will complete the application, release, and attend a training session with the child.  No children under the age of 13 will be allowed in the excersice areas.  Children 13 and 14 years of age must have a parent present in the recreation center while using the excersice facilities.  



Come Exersice With Us
The recreation department wants to remind everyone that we are offering the following exercise classes each week at the Towns County Recreation Center:

Yoga Classes:  We have 2 seperate class times instructed by Mrs. Pat Tomczyk.  Evening Class: each Monday from 4:00pm-5:15pm. Morning Class: each Thursday from 9:30am-10:45am. 

Morning Aerobics Classes:  Each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings from 9:30am-10:45am instructed by Mrs. Donna McAuliffee.

Evening Aerobics Classes:  Each Tuesday and Thursday evening from 5:30pm-6:30pm instructed by Jennie Ledford. 

Fresh Air Qigong:  Each Tuesday morning from 9:00am-10:00am instructed by Mrs. Michelle Holmes LMT

Sun Style Tai Chi:  Each Thursday from 11:00am-12:00pm instructed by Mrs. Pat Tomczyk

Any additional information on these programs or other questions about the facility see the person on duty or call 706-896-2600.

The Towns County Recreation Department Full Time Staff:
Wes Hooper, Director
Alan Rogers, Assistant
Michael Kimsey, Assistant
Tammy Holcomb, Recreation Center Attendant

The Towns County Recreation Department is always interested in beginning new programs and classes.  If you have a special talent and are willing to instruct and teach others your skills, we would be delighted to talk with you about offering such a program to interested people through the recreation department please call us at 706-896-2600.