Welcome to the family! We are the Dawson Recreation Ministry, here to cultivate a community that faithfully disciples people into the love of Jesus through recreation and fitness.

The Recreation Ministry offers a full range of fitness programs, from personal training and group exercise classes to community basketball and youth sports. Membership is not required to participate in many of our programs, but membership is required to use the facility.

The Family Recreation Center includes these facilities:

  • weight room
  • cardio room (with televisions)
  • aerobics room
  • cycling room
  • indoor track
  • basketball courts
  • pickleball courts
  • volleyball courts

Hours of Operation

Please click here for our reopening schedule and updated hours of operation.

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays:  5:30 a.m.- 8:00 p.m.
Wednesdays:  5:30 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays:  7:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

If you have questions or would like more information, please stop by for a visit or call us at 205-879-1758.


Birmingham Youth Basketball Leagues

Men's Basketball League

Dawson Gymnastics

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