United Methodist Temple's multi-purpose, family & community outreach center
Location & Operating Hours
The Place is located on United Methodist Temple's campus (across from Beckley Crossing: Kroger, TJ Maxx, and Hobby Lobby) just behind the main church building.
201 Templeview Drive
Beckley, WV 25801
Joe Wolfe, Director of The Place
Joyce Lovell, Administrative Assistant
The Place is open Monday through Friday 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.; however, the facility runs on a more detailed time schedule. Please see the activites below for specific dates and times. Guests that have been fully vaccinated are not required to wear a face mask.
Upward Basketball & Cheerleading
** Returning Fall of 2021 **
Every December through March, hundreds of children come out to The Place to learn the fundamentals of basketball and cheerleading in a competitive yet encouraging environment where every child makes the team and plays the same amount. For more information on Upward Sports, click HERE.
Be on the lookout for our brochures coming this September located at The Place front desk! Email us at:
Every fall and spring, several children who are in 3rd grade and older learn the fundamentals of archery while practicing in a secure atmosphere with trained coaches. Parents are encouraged to participate and/or pull up a seat and watch. For more information on Centershot, click HERE. Spring Session has concluded. The program
will return Fall 2021.
Christ-Centered Fitness (CFF)
A free exercise ministry offered on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays beginning at 6:30 pm in the gym at The Place. This is a program that is focused on helping you not only be healthier physically, but also to grow spiritually. This is a great way to participate in exercise whether you are just beginning or you are a fit athlete. It is free and open to all.
6:30 - 8:30 PM MON / WED / Fri