Recreation Programs

The Town of Leland seeks to offer a variety of recreation programs for youth and adults that encourage positive leisure lifestyles. Recreation programs provide opportunities for socialization, personal growth, physical activity and character building. The Department of Parks, Recreation and Environmental Programs is always looking to expand the services it provides so that it remains responsive to the community and on the cutting edge of recreation trends. Check back often as new programs are added regularly.

If you are an instructor interested in offering a class through Leland Parks and Rec., please review the following documents:

If you would like to register for a program, please fill out the following form and return it to the Parks and Recreation office:

Current & Upcoming Programs

Leland Sting Wrestling Club
What The Leland Sting Wrestling Club is getting ready for a new season with a new home at the Leland Recreation Building (102 Town Hall Dr.). The team will meet Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6 pm to 8 pm from November to February. Signups will be held October 7 and 9 at 6 pm at the Leland Recreation Building. The program is designed to teach youth ages 5-13 the sport of wrestling and the leadership skills, discipline and techniques necessary to be successful wrestlers and students.
Where Leland Recreation Building (102 Town Hall Dr.)
When Each Tuesday and Thursday 6-8 pm
Fee $25 (includes program cost and insurance from NCWAY). For more information or to register contact Coach Tom Brake at (910) 386-7879 or Coach Tom York at (919) 482-9707.
Beginner's Yoga
What This class is an introduction to the fundamental postures of yoga as well as breath work and relaxation. We will take a slower pace to this practice and help you find proper alignment in the postures. Everyone is welcome!
Where Leland Classroom Annex (102 Town Hall Dr.)
When Monday nights 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Fee $5 per class!!! Space is limited so sign up early. Call (910) 332-4823.
Line Dancing Group
What The Town of Leland, in partnership with volunteer leader Carla Jacobs, offers a free line dancing group for residents. Bring your dancing shoes and get ready to meet some new friends and have a great time.
Where Classroom Annex, 102 Town Hall Dr.
When Each Monday (Intermediate/Advanced – 10:30 a.m.)
Fee FREE!
Scrapbooking Group
What Have you caught the scrapbooking bug? Bring your latest scrapbooking project and join others in a fun, supportive environment.
Where Classroom Annex beside Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Dr.
When Saturdays all day from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. as follows: Oct 11; Nov 8; Dec 6
Fee FREE! Contact Faye Burckhalter at 910-471-7498 for more information.
Expressive Art Group
What Do you love to paint? Bring whatever you are working on and join others in a supportive environment. All mediums (oils, acrylic, watercolor, pencils) are welcome. This will be a gathering place to share ideas and learn other techniques.
Where Classroom Annex beside Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Dr.
When The first and third Thursday of each month from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Fee FREE! Contact Doris Jean Young 910-371-9176 for more information.
Leland Community Garden
What The Leland Community Garden is currently undergoing rennovations and will resume in the Spring.

Like to play in the dirt? Love to see the fruits of your hard work come into full bloom, but short on space around your house? Want to work a plot in a supportive environment with other gardeners like you? Then the Leland Community Garden is for you. Plots are now available at the Leland Community Garden, across from Town Hall on the Leland Municipal Campus.

Community Garden Rules
Community Garden Plot Application
Where Leland Community Garden across from the playground on the municipal campus, 102 Town Hall Drive
When Currently under rennovations
Fee Contact Leland Parks and Recreation at 910-332-4823 for more information.
Total Body Conditioning II
What This boot-camp style class in the park will challenge and test your fitness level. Cardio bursts, athletic drills and strength training exercises will test your athletic prowess and help you achieve your fitness goals. You will set your goals at the beginning of the session and track them throughout. Please bring a can-do attitude, water, an exercise mat and a towel.
Where Leland Recreation Building (102 Town Hall Dr.)
When Each Monday and Wednesday 5:45 pm -6:45 pm. Pre-registration is required. (New 8 weeks starts October 1)
Fee $115 per 8-week session. Call 910-332-4823 to register or for more information.