Joyner Park Community Center invites you to engage in the incredible array of programs and classes we offer. JPCC Happenings offers a complete listing of upcoming programs you may find interesting.
We are currently open on the following modified schedule:
Monday-Friday - 8am-Noon; Noon-4 pm (business hours only with appointment); 4-8:30pm
Saturday - 8 am-Noon
Sunday – Closed
We have one-hour time slots for Open Play Pickleball, the walking track and fitness room! Go to wakeforestnc.recdesk.com to register for a time slot! Please note: Registration time slots are one hour with 30-minute cleaning periods in between.
Upcoming Programs & Classes
Kidokinetics Sports & Fitness (age 2-5 w/caregiver)
Move, stretch and build confidence together while learning fundamental gross motor and sports skills. Engaging children in active play encourages a positive attitude towards active play and physical activity. Benefits include increased social stimulation, improved muscle strength and coordination and dedicated play time with your child! Activities include a variety of age appropriate sports, games and activities. Registration ends Oct 20.
Fri | Oct 23-Nov 13 | 10-10:45 am | Resident: $40 Non-Resident: $55
Little Lions Taekwondo (ages 2-6)
Our exciting program for kids will develop your child’s focus, self-esteem, self-confidence, and overall sense of purpose! Little Lions opens the door by introducing participants to important life skills such as, focus, teamwork, and memory through fun and motivational training. Additional $50 fee paid to instructor for uniform and t-shirt at first class. Registration ends Sep 28.
Thu | Oct 1-Nov 5 | 5:30-6 pm | Resident: $55 Non-Resident: $70
Broadway Babes (ages 3-5)
Broadway bound boys and girls join us to explore music with a musical theater spin! Your little performer will love learning all aspects of music while developing their dancing and acting skills. While we focus on having fun making music, your preschooler will build their ability to keep rhythm, win on pitch, move to music, express the mood of a song, recall choreography, and confidently sing to a wide variety of music, including showtunes! Registration ends Oct 19.
Thu | Oct 22-Dec 10 | 9:45 am-10:30 am | Resident: $45 Non-Resident: $60 Virtual: $34
Elementary Music (ages 5-9)
Get ready to make musical memories! As we sing, move, play, listen, and interpret music, your school-age musicians will confidently demonstrate their budding musicianship skills. Music is such an important part of a child’s development. It is mathematical, scientific, linguistic, physical, artistic, and just plain fun! Don’t miss this opportunity to join your fellow musicians on this musical journey. Registration ends Oct 19.
Thu | Oct 22-Dec 10 | 10:45 am-11:30 am | Resident: $38 Non-Resident: $52 Virtual: $29
Cooking for FUN Jr. Chefs (ages 7-13)
Introduce yourself to the joys of preparing fun and nutritious foods. Explore new foods, try exotic flavors, and build confidence in the kitchen.
Thu | Oct 15 | 4:30-6 pm | Resident: $30 Non-Resident: $45 Virtual: $23 | Menu: Gnocchi w/ Broccoli
Thu | Oct 29 | 4:30-6 pm | Resident: $30 Non-Resident: $45 Virtual: $23 | Menu: Breakfast Omelets
Beginner Taekwondo (ages 7+)
This beginner class covers simple self-defense techniques, all while aiding in building self-confidence! The benefit for younger participants will be developing concentration and focus, while the young at heart will find an increase in fitness levels! Adults will benefit by improving flexibility, strength, muscle tone, and an overall greater discipline. Additional $50 fee paid to instructor for uniform and t-shirt at first class. Registration ends Sep 28.
Thu | Oct 1-Nov 5 |6:10-7 pm | Resident: $65 Non-Resident: $80
eLeagues (age 12-17 & 18+)
New esport leagues are here! Grab your friends and show off your skills with Super Smash Ultimate & Mario Kart Deluxe 8! Registration end Oct 16. Click here to get started.
Online | Super Smash Ultimate, Mario Kart Deluxe 8 | Nintendo Switch | Oct 19-Nov 23 |Registration Fee: $10
REFIT ® Fitness (ages 14+)
REFIT® is a positive fitness experience that fits everybody. The REFIT® experience pairs powerful fitness-based movements with positive music for a cardio-focused workout that is challenging, effective, and fun for everyone. REFIT® is perfect for every fitness level, and strives to make your fitness journey fun. Registration ends Oct 26.
Thu| Oct 29-Dec 10 |6-7 pm | Resident: $32 Non-Resident: $47
*Drop-In option available 24 hours prior to each class $8RD/$10
(class minimum must be met before drop-in goes into effect)
Adult Cooking Fun! (ages 15+)
Do you like to entertain, cook or just like the pleasure of good food? Our adult cooking classes will entertain your pallet with a variety of cuisines for the novice and experienced cooks alike! Learn to cook with ease, speed and variety while enjoying various entrées. Menu: Beef Medallion Offered both In-person and virtually.
Tue | Oct 13 | 10:30 am-12:30 pm | Resident: $35 Non-Resident: $50 Virtual: $26 | Menu: Beef Medallion | Registration ends Oct 9 at 12 pm.
Tue | Oct 27 | 10:30 am-12:30 pm | Resident: $35 Non-Resident: $50 Virtual: $26 | Menu: Creole Chicken | Registrations ends Oct 23 at 12 pm.
Line Dancing (age 16+)
Do you love to dance & meet new friends? Then Line Dancing is for you. No experience needed. We will be dancing to all types of music while learning basic beginner dance steps. Line Dancing is great for your mind, body & soul. Come join the fun. Registration ends Oct 4.
Wed | Oct 7-Nov 4| 6-7 pm | Resident: $40 Non-Resident: $55
*Drop-In option available 24 hours prior to each class $12RD/$15
(class minimum must be met before drop-in goes into effect)
Watercolor: Creative Techniques (ages 16+)
Introduction to a variety of watercolor painting techniques and innovative ways to use them. Participants will be able to create beautiful paintings by exploring step by step landscapes. Nature studies and special lighting effects.
Tue | Oct 27-Dec 8 |6:30-8:30 pm | Resident: $85 Non-Resident: $100 |Registration ends Oct 23
Wed | Oct 28-Dec98 |9:30-11:30 am | Resident: $85 Non-Resident: $100 |Registration ends Oct 25
Mindful Photography (ages 18+)
Mindful Photography is for those who are open to exploring photography as a meditative practice to cultivate peace, inspire creativity and relieve stress. This class will integrate mindfulness with photography to help you see your camera as a self-care tool to quiet a busy mind and counterbalance the negative stress of fast-paced modern life. Registration ends Oct 26.
Thu| Oct 29-Nov 19 |7:15-8:15 pm | Resident: $40 Non-Resident: $55