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Athletics: 401 S. 8th Street, Wilmington

Andrea Talley, Athletics Supervisor  910.343.3682
Marqus Davis   910.341.0057
Morrell Fox  910.765.7466


The Athletics section provides opportunities for participation in team and individual sports including leagues, classes, special events and tournaments for youth and adults.

Programs Offered include:

  • Youth basketball Leagues
  • Tball League
  • Junior Officials Program - Call 341.0057 for more information.
  • Open Gym
  • Camps
  • Special Events
  • Tennis Clinics

Collaborative Programs 

Field & Facility Rentals 

Please call 343.3682 or email if you have questions.

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Open Gym @ MLK Community Center

MLK Community Center is located at 401 S. 8th Street in Wilmington.  Gym hours are subject to change due to evening programs. Call ahead to 910.341.7866 to assure gym is open to public.  Cost:  Free

Adult Open Gym (18/up)
Mondays & Fridays 
10 a.m. -12 p.m.

Youth Open Gym 17/under
Monday – Friday  
3:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Open Gym - Adults with Disabilities
Wed. 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Senior Basketball

Tuesdays & Thursdays
10 a.m. – 12 noon

Senior Pickleball
Mondays & Fridays
12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

NOTE: Gym hours are subject to change due to evening programs. Please call 341.7866
ahead to ensure gym will be open to public.


COST: Free