• Recreation

  • Kershaw County Recreation Department

    Recognized for its superior facilities and programs, the Recreation Department hosts many state and regional tournaments and is a big draw for local residents. Catering to all age groups, the Recreation Department supervises 34 tennis courts, 31 baseball fields 9 soccer fields, 4 volleyball courts, 3 walking paths and a "star struck" observatory for the astronomy enthusiast. Sports programs, crafts and instructional courses are available.

    The Kershaw County Recreation Department can be reached at:

    • 1042 West DeKalb Street (Hwy1 )

    • Camden, South Carolina 29020

    • 803-425-6009

    • 803-425-6010

    • fax: 803-425-7689

    • Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Kershaw County Aquatic Center

    The Camden-Kershaw County Recreation Department’s operates a swimming program at its aquatic facility on Battleship Road. The pool opens in mid-May for Season Pass holders, and includes activities such as:

    • Water Aerobics

    • Swim Team

    • Life Guard Training Classes

    • Group & Individual Swim Lessons

    Recreation Department Seasonal Sports & Activities:

    • Spring Sports – Activities include Youth Baseball, Girls Software, Girls Fast Pitch Softball, PAL Baseball, and Adult Softball.

    • Fall Sports – Activities include Youth Football, Youth Soccer, Girls Fast Pitch Softball, Adult Softball, and Adult Co-Ed Volleyball.

    • Winter Sports – Activities include Youth Basketball and Adult Basketball.

    • Other Sports & Activities –The Recreation Department also offers classes in Line Dancing, Shag, Ballroom Dancing, and Gymnastics as well as lessons in sports such as Tae-Kwon-Do, golf, tennis, and yoga. If your interest is in model airplanes or computers, the Department has various clubs to accommodate you.

    Recreation Department Parks:

    • Woodward Park

    • Scott Park

    • Kendall Park

    • West Wateree Recreation Complex