Virginia Beach Recreation Centers have new phone numbers

Monday, September 08, 2014


(Virginia Beach, VA) - Please note that most Virginia Beach Recreation Centers have new phone numbers. As of today, callers should use the following phone numbers:

Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation’s Therapeutic Recreation Programs office, now housed at Great Neck Recreation Center, may be reached at 385-5990.


The phone number for Kempsville Community Recreation Center, 474-8492, will remain in use until the center closes for replacement later this year. When Kempsville Community Recreation Center reopens in early 2017, a new phone number will be assigned.


Bow Creek Community Recreation Center is scheduled to open early 2015. Its phone number will be 385-5960.


These phone numbers have been changed to move the Virginia Beach Recreation Centers to the City’s 385-prefix. The phone systems have also been upgraded.


For more information about these new numbers, please contact Bob Leedom at 385-0442 or or Cathy Staples at 385-0417 or


Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation’s vision is a balanced, sustainable and value-focused system of parks, recreation and public spaces that creates a sense of community. We are accredited by CAPRA, the certifying agency of the National Recreation and Park Association. For more information, call (757) 385-1100 (TTY: 711 Virginia Relay), visit or sign up for our email newsletters at Find us on Facebook at