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Marion Diehl Recreation Center

2219 Tyvola Road
Charlotte, NC 28210
South Park District
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Hours of Operation 

Monday - Thursday - 7am - 9pm
Friday - 7am - 8pm
Saturday - 8am - 4pm
Sunday - 1pm - 5pm

Pool closes 30 minutes before facility​
Please note we are closed on the following holiday: Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.  At other times we may close early or have an abbreviated schedule.

Features and Amenities

​Marion Diehl Recreation Center is situated on 82 acres of land and includes an outdoor playground, 1/4 mile paved walking trail, and coming soon: tennis center and an outdoor surface specialized for field hockey.  The center features, multi purpose rooms, kitchen area, a full size gymnasium, 25 meter by 6 lane warm pool, 2.5 foot wading pool with zero depth entry area and locker rooms.  We offer a variety of aquatic, athletic recreation, programs and classes: including specialized instruction for adults and children with physical disabilities.

Upcoming Programs and Events​

Open/Lap Swim

M/W/F   9:45am - 2:00pm​
T/Th         7:00am - 8:45pm - Lap Swim Only
                   11:00am - 12:45pm
Sat           1:00pm - 3:30pm
Sun          1:30pm - 4:30pm

Open Swim Rates

Resident Youth     $2.00                Nonresident Youth     $3.00​
Resident Senior   $3.00                Non resident Senior    $4.00
Resident Adult     $4.00                Nonresident Adult       $5.00​

Please see Current Pool Schedule​.  Schedule is subject to change.  
For aquatic fitness and swim lessons, please see eparks or our brochure
Summer Groups 
Registration begins March 1st - Packet​​​

As of 4/1 the only consistent slots available for the summer are FRIDAYS at 10 am, 12pm and 1pm.  There are scattered slots on other days, please email to inquire specifics.

Pre School Programs
Busy Bee Lil Me
Nature Explorers
I Spy
Curious Kids
Nature Explorers
PreSchool Passport
For more information, please go to eparks or call 980-314-1300
Parents Night Out
Drop the kids off for a night of fun.  Dinner, games, crafts and swimming.  Fridays from 5:00pm - 8:00pm for ages 4 - 14.
March 10th, April 7th, May 12th
Fees: $10 per child

Youth Athletics:
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation offers a wide variety of athletic programs to youth participants throughout the year.  For more information on Youth Athletics and information on how to register please visit the Youth Athletics Page

Adult/Senior Sports
Each activity Fees: $2.00/Adults, $1/Seniors per day

Wednesday - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sunday - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Badminton for all.  Tuesdays - 7:00pm - 8:00pm, Saturdays - 12:00pm - 3:30pm

Fun active and social program for all levels.  Monday - 6:30m - 8:30pm

Winner Stay Basketball
Official Score Keeper.  Games will run 10 minutes.  Winner stays and plays.  Sunday - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

For more programming information please visit Eparks​ or our monthly schedule​​.

Host your next event

​Book your next event with us.  We are a great place to have your birthday parties, baby & wedding showers, anniversary parties, family reunions and meetings.  Call the center at 980-314-1300 for facility pricing and availability​.

Volunteer Opportunities

​We are always looking for volunteers to serve as coaches for our youth athletics, basketball, soccer, flag football and baseball.  If you are interested in being a coach, please contact us at the center at 980-314-1300.  For more information, email us at​​


Office Location:

Mecklenburg County
Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216


Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.