The Sterling Pruitt Activity Center hosts a number of recreational activities for youth and adults, and serves as the headquarters for the city’s Recreation Division. There is no fee or membership requirement to use the facility. Fees for specific programs, classes, or leagues vary. For more information, call 409-838-3613.


The gym is open for “free play” on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nonmarking rubber-soled tennis shoes are required on the gym floor. Volleyball nets are set up Thursday nights at 5 p.m. All gym hours are subject to change for league play or special events.

Weight & Exercise Room

The weight room features dumbbells, free weights and universal machines. Cardio equipment includes stationary bicycles, treadmills, a stair stepper and elliptical cross trainers. Participants must be at least 15 years old to work out, and 18 years old to use the cardio machines. Appropriate athletic wear is required.

Sterling Pruitt & Magnolia Park Amenities
  • Aerobics room
  • Full-court basketball courts (2)
  • pool table
  • Restrooms and showers
  • table tennis
  • tennis courts
  • Volleyball courts (2)