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Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is the purpose of the YRCC?

    To provide a place of structured recreation, socialization, and extra curricular learning for the citizens of Fayetteville, Arkansas.

  2. What are the hours for the YRCC?

    Monday-Thursday: 10am-7pm

    Friday: 10am-6pm

    Saturday: 10am-2pm

  3. Who does the YRCC serve?

    The doors of the YRCC are open to all citizens of all ages.  However, any child under 6 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. All programs offered at the YRCC are for persons 6 years old & up.

  4. What programs does the YRCC offer for youth?

    The YRCC offers the following programs/events to the youth of Southeast Fayetteville...

    Youth Gardening (Thursdays; 4:00-5:00pm) *seasonal*

    Kids' Nite (Tuesday and Thursday; 4:30-6:00pm)

    Fall Fundango Field Trips (September-November)

    Spring Break Camp (March)

    Summer Fun4Kids Camp (June-August)

    Back-to-School Bash (August)

    Fayetteville Youth Wrestling Club (Tuesday & Thursday; 5:30-7:00pm)

    Teen Trips (March-May;August-December)

    X-Factor Home-School PE Class (Tuesday; 10:30am-Noon)

  5. What programs does the YRCC offer for Adults?

    Pickleball is every Monday and Thursday morning from 10am-12pm

    Adult Co-Ed Volleyball League (January-March)

    Adult March Madness Bracket Challenge (March)

  6. What programs does the YRCC offer to the Community?

    The YRCC offers the following events to the public-

    Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

    Annual Community Christmas Party

    Host to the monthly LifeSource Food Basket Night

  7. How much does it cost?

     Most programs offered at the YRCC are free, while some may require a minimal fee. Call 444-3461 for any additional questions.

  8. How can I volunteer?

    If you are interested in volunteering with any programs at the YRCC, please come by the YRCC office and fill out a volunteer application. ID is required, as the YRCC performs criminal background checks on all volunteer applicants to ensure the safety of the youth that we serve.

  9. Is the YRCC available for rental for a special event?

    Yes. The YRCC is available to rent for special events. Please see the 'Documents' section of our website and fill out a rental request form and email it back to our offices at or stop by our offices.

  10. How can I keep up with what is going on at the YRCC?

    Keep up with events and programs by signing up for newsletters by email and mail. You can do this in a number of ways: email us at, call our offices at 479.444.3461, or simply drop by our offices and express your interest in receiving our newsletters.

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