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Thanks for a Great Summer Season!

Director Reed and the Conservation Board would like to thank gym leaders, participants, and the school leadership for helping to provide a wonderful Summer Recreation experience at all 26 of our locations across Rutherford County. We look forward to seeing you for the 2020 Summer Rec. program.

Winter Rec returns in October

The Rutherford County Winter Recreation program will return in October to many locations across the county. Please check back in September for specific days, times, and locations.

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New Rims for Jr. Pro Leagues

Recreation Director, Joey Reed requested new rims for gyms that host Rec sponsored Jr. Pro basketball. These new rims were put to use immediately by Summer Recreation participants. Thank you Director Reed and the Conservation Board!

Recreation Sponsored Baseball/Softball

Rutherford County Recreation will again sponsor baseball and softball leagues across the county. Commissioner Brandon Bassham will oversee league play at Kittrell, Lascassas, Eagleville, Rockvale, Buchanon, and Christiana. Thank you Brandon for your hard work and dedication to all these communities. We would also like to thank the coaches, parents, and players who make this program so successful.

Eagleville Jr. Pro Football

County Rec sponsored Jr. Pro Football at Eagleville will resume with sign-ups and practices soon. For information aboutsign-ups, practice times, locations, and games, please check with Bruce Haley at Eagleville School.

Jr. Pro B-Ball Will Return in September 2019!

Rutherford County Recreation sponsored Jr. Pro Basketball will return to locations across the county in September. Please click on the Jr. Pro link to find out the nearest league in your area. We had wonderful participation across the county for the 2018-19 season. We would like to thank our league directors, coaches, parents, and players for making our leagues a success. Please click on the Jr. Pro Link for information about league play in your area for the 2019 season: Jr. Pro

Adult Volleyball

Please check with Katie Smith at Eagleville School for information about Rec sponsored Adult Volleyball.

Concussion Information for Leaders, Coaches and Refs

Please click the link below to get handouts and information regarding concussion training. All directors will be required to take the concussion training before the start of the new season.



Our Summer Program

Welcome to Rutherford County Rec. We offer many recreational opportunities at sites throughout Rutherford county.

Ben Cates

Ben Cates served as County Recreation Director since its inception in 1972. Ben inspired us with his leadership, wisdom, guidance, and his wonderful sense of humor. Some of us still miss his 1983 Olds ("Ole Blue") that he bought new and is still driving. Thank you Mr. Cates for 46 great years!

Recreation Mission

To serve the recreational needs of our citizens.