Bernie Ward Community Center

1941 Lumpkin Rd.
Augusta, GA 30906
PH: (706) 790-0588/0468

Hours of Operation:


Monday - Thursday - 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday - 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Upcoming Events:
Augusta Calendar of Events
SPLOST 7 Park Improvement Updates: Project Updates

Bernie Ward Staff:


Stanley Brown, Recreation Specialist III
Marcus McDaniel, Recreation Specialist II
Kenneth Dixon, Parks Maintenance Worker
Ruby Chambliss, Recreation Associate

Facility Features:


  • Community Building
  • Gymnasium
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Picnic Area
  • Playground
  • Rental Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Cooling/Heat Shelter & EMA Designated Emergency Shelter
Register Online at: Augusta Recreation Online Registration

Community Center Activities & Programs: 


 
Activity Days Times Cost
Fitness Gym
(Ages 18+)

Mondays - Fridays
During Hours of Operation $2/per visit
$50/annually

Indoor Walking Group

Mondays, Wednesdays
& Fridays

9:00 a.m. -
10:00 a.m.

No Charge
Open Basketball 
(High School)

Mondays - Fridays

2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

No Charge
Open Basketball
(Middle & Elementary School)

Mondays - Fridays

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

No Charge
Open Basketball
(Ages 18+)
August - May
Mondays - Fridays

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
$2.00
(ID Required)
Karate
(Ages 5+)
Tuesdays & Thursdays
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

$40.00/month
Soul Sliders of Augusta
(Ages 16+)

Tuesdays

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

$3.00/class
Al Bryant Basketball Training Mondays & Wednesdays 
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Call for Fees
CDA
Para Professional Classes
Wednesdays

Saturdays
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
 

Pickleball
Mondays & Wednesdays
9:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

No Charge

Summer Day Camp
(Ages 4-12)

June 4 - August 6
2018
(NO CAMP July 2-6)

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

$50.00
per week

Early Risers
(Ages 4-12)
 June 4 - August 6
2018
(NO CAMP July 2-6)

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

$7.00
per week

Afternoon Adventures
(Ages 4-12)
 
June 4 - August 6
2018
(NO CAMP July 2-6)

3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

$10.50
per week

Facility Rental Informaton:


Entire Facility: includes the use of gymnasium, kitchen, and club room. Tables & chairs, ice machine and public address system are provided. 

Rental Fee: $400.00
Deposit: $200.00 DUE AT TIME OF RESERVATION
Capacity: 600

Club Room perfect for gatherings of 35 people or less for activities such as wedding showers, birthday parties, etc. This room includes the use of the kitchen, access to the ice machine and table and chairs. 

Rental Fee: $100.00
Deposit: $100.00 DUE AT TIME OF RESERVATION
Capacity: 35