Metter/Candler Recreation Department: About Us

     The Metter-Candler County Recreation Department was established May 14, 1956, and is governed by a board of five directors, three appointed by the Mayor and City Council and two appointed by the Chariman and County Commissioners.

     The Metter-Candler Recreation Department consists of the following facilities for your enjoyment:

7 Softball/Baseball Playing Fields

Covered Bleachers on all fields

2 Concession Stands

2 Batting Cages

Half Mile Walking Nature Trail

Two Playground Areas

Strickland Building Community Center available for rental

The Birthday House available for rental

4 Lighted Tennis Courts


Recreation Director: George Kemp                                                    621 W. Pine St.

Staff:                                                                                                Metter , GA 30439

Tina S Spivey

Kory Kemp

Butler Dekle                                                                         e-mail:

Bobby Cheley

Phone: 912-685-2370                                                          Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 5:00 pm

Fax: 912-685-3544                                                                              Friday: 8:00am - 12:00 noon