Columbus GA Department of Parks and Recreation




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basketball volleyball walking trail picnic tables
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Mon. - Fri. 11:00am - 7:00pm
Sat. - 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Mon. & Tues. - CLOSED
Wed. - Fri. - 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sat. - Sun. - 11:00am - 7:30pm

5033 Steam Mill Road | 31907
Park (706) 653-4958

Pool (706) 653-4967

Center Director:
Antonio Owens

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FREE !! BIG Toy Giveaway - On Sunday Dec.4, 2016. This event is FREE and Open to the Community at Shirley B. Winston Recreation Center. - read more

Shirley Winston Supercenter was named after the slain officer Shirley B. Winston who was killed in the line of duty.

This multi-purpose facility offers an array of structured activities for youth, young adults and seniors. Park amenities include a 19,000 Sq. foot recreation center, Little League Baseball field complex, half mile asphalt walking trail, 50 meter leisure pool, and a football field.

Click here to read the Shirley Winston Newsletter.

Activities held at the center:
The recreation center is comprised of a gymnasium, weight room, aerobics room, children's activity room, full size kitchen, game room and locker room.  The center can also be rented for private gatherings, reunions, sport events or banquets.  The leisure pool has water fountains, water buckets, slide, swim lap area, locker rooms and concession stand. 

RENTAL FACILITIES - Please read our Rental Policies & Procedures. For more information on rentals call (706) 225-4658.
gym kitchen game room rec center
Capacity 505
Deposit $150
Rental Fee $100 for 3 hours
$35 each additional hour
Community Room/Kitchen
Capacity 35 - 50
Deposit $100
Rental Fee $60 for 3 hours
$20 each additional hour
Game Room
Deposit $100
Rental Fee $75 for 3 hours
$25 each additional hour
Entire Recreation Center Facility
Deposit $150
Rental Fee $150 for 3 hours
$300 for 6 hours
$50 for each additional hour

Pool Admission
Ages * Muscogee County Residents Ages Non-Residents
11 & under $1.00 11 & under $2.00
12 - 17 $2.00 12 - 17 $4.00
18 - 54 $3.00 18 - 54 $6.00
55 & older $2.00 55 & older $4.00

For large families and groups, please be aware of our 3 to 1 ratio. Children 11 years old and younger must be accompanied by a guardian 16 years of age and older at a ratio of 3 children to 1 guardian over 16. Thank you for your compliance.

Visit the Parks and Recreation Aquatics page for more information on pools, season pass rates, classes, parties and rentals, and more.