United Methodist Temple's multi-purpose, family & community center opened Monday through Friday!
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
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.
J11 a.m. Worship at The Place is also hosted within The Place. This is an informal service which meets inside the gymnasium area and is engaging for all ages!
The Place Walking Track
The Place is proud to showcase a 1/16 mile rubber walking track. The walking track is free of charge. Donations are welcomed. Due to the daycare within our facility, we have specified times for our walking track.
Walking Track Hours
Monday - Friday
7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday
11:00 a.m. Worship @ UMT
This worship at United Methodist Temple is held all throughout The Place facility. The service is an informal worship service where you don’t have to dress up or pretend that your life is perfectly in order. You’ll enjoy coffee, encouraging fellowship, modern music, engaging videos, and relevant messages in a casual atmosphere.
Sunday Service Time: 11 a.m.
Upward Basketball & Cheerleading
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!
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.
Be on the look for our brochures coming this August at The Place front desk!
If you are involved with a non-profit or a support group or a local ministry, we have space for up to 20 people to meet. The room is furnished with twenty seats in the round, a DVD player/TV, and a dry erase board. Contact The Place front desk for details on availability.
Come and experience America's fastest growing sport (a cross between ping pong and tennis) on Sundays from 2-5 pm in the gym at The Place. No previous experience necessary-we can all learn together! No registration required-just show up ready to have fun and learn a new sport!
A free aerobics class is open to the public on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays beginning at 4:45 pm and on Saturdays beginning at 8:30 am in the side room at The Place. All are welcome!
Christ-Centered Fitness (CFF)
is a free exercise ministry led by Randy Bragg and Joe Matthews. It is offered on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays beginning at 6:15 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.