Community CentersClick here for more information on renting a community center facility. Our athletic fields are your one-stop shop for any athletic activity! We have a field (or court) for any sport you would like to host: basketball, football, baseball, and soccer. Check out Rentals for more information on the cost and availability of fields and banquet rooms at each site. For more information on each Center, see the descriptions below.
Booker T. Washington Community CenterThe historic Booker T. Washington Community Center is a 4.2 acre site located off the Atlantic Avenue Exit of Highway 64. It features a state of the art gym and a media/game room with pool tables, a weight room, and a cardio room. There is also a computer lab, equipped with internet access and the latest in Microsoft Software. The computer lab hours are 9am-8pm, Monday thru Friday.
This facility caters to gatherings of all sorts, with two banquet rooms that are available for rental. These rooms provide great space for family reunions, wedding receptions and various other events. Our banquet rooms rent for a minimum of two hours.
Located near the Center is the Stith-Talbert Park, which offers a walking trail, baseball field, basketball courts, and a playground.
South Rocky Mount Community CenterThe South Rocky Mount Community Center is located off of Raleigh Road. Built in 1979, the Center features amenities that attract both the young and old for educational, physical, and social needs. For the sports fanatics, we have a full length indoor basketball court, tennis courts, a walking trail, a football field, and a baseball field. There is also a state of the art weight room for those who like to work out, a game room for the gamers, and a computer lab equipped with Internet access and the latest Microsoft Software.
Additionally, two banquet rooms are available for rental for those who need to socialize every once in a while! They provide great spaces for family reunions, wedding receptions and various other events. Our banquet rooms rent for a minimum of two hours.
During the summer, bring your family out to enjoy the Spray Park adjacent to the Community Center.
RentalsBooking a room at either Booker T. Washington or South Rocky Mount Community is easy!
- Call or stop by to check availability.
- Full payment amount due at time of booking.
Large rooms with kitchens
City Resident/Nonprofit*: $70.00 per hour
Non-resident: $105.00 per hour
Small Rooms without kitchens
City resident/nonprofit*: $50.00 per hour
Non-resident: $75.00 per hour.
* Nonprofits will be required to provide all necessary paperwork to determine nonprofit status.
At Booker T. Washington, the large room is located downstairs at the community center, with the smaller room being adjacent to the game room.
At South Rocky Mount, the large room is located adjacent to the staff offices, with the smaller room being located at the end of the facility.
PAYMENT CAN BE MADE BY CREDIT CARD, CHECK, OR MONEY ORDER. NO CASH!FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How do I make reservations?
Call 252-467-4902 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Can anyone make a reservation?
Yes. Facilities are available to the public.
How far in advance can I make a reservation?
Reservations can be made up to 6 months in advance. You will need to check for availability for your event date.
What is the maximum number of people your facility can accommodate?
The downstairs can accommodate 125 people. The upstairs can accommodate 85 people.
Do you provide tables & chairs?
We provide table and chairs downstairs for 125 and upstairs for 85 people. You are responsible for the setup and breakdown of the tables and chairs.
Do you allow smoking?
It is allowed in designated outside areas.
Is parking available?
Yes. There is ample free parking.