Parks & Recreation

The Anniston Parks and Recreation Department offers exciting activities for residents of all ages.  Our Athletic Department hosts fall sports that include football, flag football, soccer, and softball.  Winter sports include basketball and futsal.  Spring sports include baseball, t-ball, soccer and softball.

Our Aquatic and Fitness Center is a state of the art facility located at the Anniston Sports Complex on McClellan at 130 Summerall Gate Road. It features an indoor pool, fitness areas, group exercise classes, meeting space, recreational programs and more.

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City of Anniston
Parks & Recreation Department

Physical Address:
1128 Gurnee Avenue
Anniston, Alabama 36201

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2168
Anniston, Alabama 36202

Contact Information:
Steven Folks, PARD Director
Phone: 256-236-8221


GHOST STORIES by the Campfire

October 6, 2016

Join the Anniston Parks & Recreation Department and the Public Library of Anniston and Calhoun County by the fire pit on Tuesday, October 18th at 6:00 p.m. at Michael Tucker Park for Ghost Stories by the Campfire.

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November 2, 2015

We're on Facebook! Follow us to keep up with the latest and greatest happening in PARD's Athletic programs and Community Centers! Click here!...

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October 15, 2015

YOGA @ Norwood Hodges Community Center! Classes will be held on Wednesdays @ 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays @ 11:00 a.m. Call (256) 231-7627 for complete information.

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Employment Opportunities

June 2, 2015

Click here for a list of our current employment opportunities. Check back often, as Employment Opportunities with the City of Anniston are updated frequently.

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The Anniston Progress city newsletter .:Fall 2015:.

June 2, 2015

The purpose of The Anniston Progress city newsletter is to foster clear, concise, and open communication between the City of Anniston and its citizens. This free quarterly newsletter is here to serve as a resource guide for all Annistonians, allowing them to connect directly to t...

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Seamless Summer Feeding Program

May 18, 2015

The Anniston City School System is providing children with a free Seamless Summer Feeding Program during the months of June and July. This free program is open to all children age 18 and under, and will run from Monday, June 8 to Wednesday, July 1, then pick up again from Monday,...

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