Community Centers: Cascades

Community Centers: Cascades

Community Guide

Sterling Annex Community Center

22084 Shaw Road, Sterling


Mondays-Thursdays, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fridays, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.; Saturdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Manager, Barbara Smith

Rates vary per program.

At the Sterling Annex there is a licensed preschool program for children ages 2 1/2 to 4. Other programs, for a wide variety of interests and ages, are available, including a Middle Eastern dance class for adults, yoga for women, knitting classes, a variety of scrap booking classes, basket-weaving classes and French and sign language classes, as well as English as a Second Language. The center's monthly flea market and book swap are open from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. The Annex has available meeting rooms and party rooms to rent for hosting special events. The center does not allow alcohol or tobacco.

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Sterling Community Center

120 Enterprise St., Sterling


Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-10 p.m.; Saturdays, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Manager, Keleigh Taylor

Rates vary per program.

Since its opening in 1977, the Sterling Community Center has provided recreational and educational services for people of all ages. Activities range from preschool and elementary-age classes to a teen club and continuing education classes for adults. The children's program includes activities such as arts and crafts, sports and other special events, while the teen club offers junior high- and high school-aged students tips on employment and focuses on the importance of education. The facility is equipped with an air-conditioned gymnasium, game rooms and conference and physical fitness rooms. Located on the center's grounds is a small park with picnic tables, grills, a playground for children and a pavilion for summer concerts and other entertainment. Sterling Community Center has several rooms available to rent for numerous purposes. Also, be sure to check out the center's annual event, the Sterlingfest.

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Claude Moore Recreation Center

46105 Loudoun Park Lane, Sterling


Center hours: Mondays-Fridays, 5:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays, 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.

Competition pool: Mondays-Fridays, 5:30 a.m.-9:45 p.m.; Saturday and Sundays, 8 a.m.-7:45 p.m.

Leisure/water park pool: Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-8:45 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays, 11 a.m.-7:45 p.m.

Rates: vary per program

The Claude Moore Recreation Center, located in Claude Moore Park, opened at the beginning of 2007. The multipurpose facility offers the latest fitness equipment, a state-of-the-art rock climbing wall, a 50-meter competition pool, as well as a leisure pool with a giant water slide and hot tub, a 10,000-square-foot gymnasium, an elevated track and aerobics studio. The center also offers drop-in child care, and a number of classes for adults and children.

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