Recreation and Leisure Time Activities
Recreation is considered an essential part of the overall mission. Our recreation leisure time programs are designed to achieve the following objectives:
Provide for constructive use of leisure time
Promote physical fitness and healthy lifestyles
Introduce new ideas and behavior patterns
Provide a guide to community life through highly structured programs
Petersburg’s recreation program includes both structured and leisure time activities. Facilities include a gymnasium, outdoor weightlifting pavilion, blacktop area, auditorium, art room, music rooms, and a large athletic field.
Organized intramural leagues are offered for the following sports: Soccer, Volleyball, Softball, Basketball, and Flag Football. All intramural teams are organized by housing units. Individual tournaments are offered monthly and on all Federal holidays.
Recreation Hours: (All times may be changed to be the needs of the institution/department)
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
11:15 a.m. -3:45 p.m.
4:30 p.m. -8:45 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays
7:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
10:30 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
4:30 a.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Hobby craft programs at this institution include activities such as drawing, painting and leather craft kits. All completed projects will be mailed home. The hours of operation are:
Monday – Thursday
5:30 p.m – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
1:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.