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Open Gym

 For Ages:  5 years old and under

 Meet new friends and join the fun at the Belle Johnston Community Center Gym. 

 We will provide plenty of things to play with and climb on, in, around and over.

 Wednesdays from 9:00am – 12:00pm

 Come play with us, it’s free! This is a parent supervised activity.


Join us on Wednesday’s at 10:30am for a story and craft.

We will read a story, and make a simple craft to take home.

Make new friends, be creative, and have fun.
And it’s FREE!

Who: You & Your Preschooler (ages 1-5)
What: Story time, Craft time, and fun

Where: BJCC Craft Room
When: January 15th (must register by Jan. 8th)

February 12th (must register by Feb. 5th)

March 11th (must register by March 4th)

April 15th (must register April 8th)

May 13th (must register by May 6th)

Please call 704-889-2400 to register (limited space available)


Youth All-Sports Open Gym

Ages: 3-7

Meet new friends, learn a new sport or craft your existing skills at the Belle Johnston Community Center. We will provide the equipment, lower the basketball goal for the little ones and set up a soccer goal or t-ball tee for additional options of fun!

Come out and play! It’s FREE. This is a parent supervised activity!

Saturdays: Feb. 1st, Feb 15th,& Feb. 29th (9:00am-12:00pm)


Champions In Motion 

(980-237-4738) or

Location: Belle Johnston Community Center (1000 Johnston Drive)     

Registration & First Class:  Wednesday, February 5th 2020 - Registration is 15 minutes before class time. Registration still open.
Class Times:              Class: 5:30-6:15pm   New Athletes

                              Class: 6:15-7:00pm   Yellow/Green Belts

                        Class: 7:00-7:45pm   Blue Belts and Above                                                                                                  

Class Dates:  Wednesdays (February 5th, 2020 - June 3rd, 2020)

Class Duration: 18 weeks 

Cost:  $10 Registration Fee and $8 per class (paid weekly)



Location: Belle Johnston Community Center (1000 Johnston Drive)

Registration & First Class: Thursday, February 6, 2020 - Registration is 15 minutes before class time. 
Class Times:              Class: 5:45-6:30 pm        ages 4-6 (Level 1)

                       Class: 6:30-7:15 pm        ages 7-9 (Level 2)

                        Class: 7:15-8:00 pm       ages 10-18 (Level 3)

                        Class 8:00-8:45 pm        Level 4 Tryout Team 

Class Dates: Thursdays (February 6, 2020 – June 4, 2020)
Class Duration:  18 weeks                                                                                                                                                                    Cost: $10 Registration Fee and $8 per class (paid weekly)



Kickin’ It in Pineville - Youth Soccer League

Co-Ed Ages: 3-7

Registration: Jan. 6th – Feb. 21st. Registration form is available at or Belle Johnston Community Center. Register at Belle Johnston Community Center, mail into PO Box 249, Pineville NC, 28134, or email to 

Registration Fee: $50 Pineville resident (must show proof of residency), $75 non-resident

Price includes uniform jersey, shorts, socks, and trophy.


For more information please email or call


Baseball, Softball & T-Ball – Registration Opens January 6th        

Check out our website to register online and for live walk up registration information at the ball fields located by Pineville Elementary School.  Don’t delay.  Get your child registered today. Evaluations for Softball are February 8th and Baseball February 22nd

Pineville Registration Fees

Pineville municipal residents are eligible for discounted registration fees.  These discounts are provided for residents of the municipality of Pineville, so you might have a Pineville address and not be ineligible for these discounts.  Please check the map to view the boundaries and determine your eligibility.  All Pineville residents must show proof of residency to receive the resident rate and must register in person.

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:  Pineville Community Athletic Association (PCAA) offers Cal Ripken and Babe Ruth Baseball and CharMeck Softball.  We are currently offering baseball for children ages 4-15 and softball for ages 6-13.  We field challenge and all-star teams at all divisions except T-Ball and every division enjoys a post-season tournament (not including T-Ball).

Baseball Divisions:







Players hit from tee. Everyone bats every inning.

50’ bases

Rookie I / II (Machine Pitch)

6 – 8

5 machine pitches or 3 strikes. No steals

60’ bases



Player pitch. No balk or lead-offs.

60’ bases, 46’ mound



Player pitch. Balks after 1 warning, steal any time.

70’ bases, 50’ mound

Babe Ruth 15U

13 - 15

Player pitch. Major league baseball rules

90’ bases, 60’ mound

Girls Softball 6U


Coach Pitch/Tee

60’ bases

Girls Softball 8U


Combination Player/Coach pitch, 8U softball rules.

60’ bases

Girls Softball



Player pitch, 10U softball rules.

60’ bases

Girls Softball 13U


Player pitch, 13U softball rules

60’ bases

*Baseball League age is the age of your child on May 1, 2020 for the spring season.

*Softball League age is the age of your child on January 1, 2020 for the spring season.