Deane Hill Recreation Center

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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Reserve this Center
• gymnasium
• indoor basketball
• playground
• soccer field
• meeting rooms
• bridge center
• adjacent to Deane Hill Park
• Deane Hill - Monthly Calendar [PDF]
Handicap SignAccessible parking, entrance and restrooms
katRoute 11 - 18 min. walk - Morrell Rd. at Gleason Dr.
City Council District: 2
Deane Hill Recreation Center

7414 Deane Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN

West Knoxville

Traci FallerMatt Dake
Recreation Specialists from left to right --  Traci Faller and Matt Dake

Directions: From I-40, take the West Hills exit 380. Turn left onto Kingston Pike. Turn right onto Morrell Rd. At the fourth stoplight, turn left onto Deane Hill Road. The recreation center will be on your immediate right.

Deane Hill Recreation Center has a full-size gymnasium, rec room, and kitchen. This center connects to the Knoxville Bridge Club which has a large bridge/community room.


The operating hours for Deane Hill Recreation Center typically consist of Monday's (9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.), Tuesday's (10:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.), Wednesday's (10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.), Thursday's (10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.) and and Friday's (10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.). However, when Knox County Schools are closed for in-service days, certain holidays or prolonged breaks, hours change to 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. on the day(s) of the week effected. If you have a questions about changes in hours, programs or center availability, please contact each center specifically.


Are you interested in knowing what is going on at Deane Hill? Click below for a printable version of this month’s program calendar!
Deane Hill - Monthly Calendar [PDF]

Additional Center Program Fliers:
Spring Pickleball [PDF]
Spring Open Gym [PDF]

(Please refer to calendar for current offerings.)

Tai Chi is a non-profit program that aims to offer all citizens the many benefits of the practice.  Benefits include alleviation of suffering, cultivation of good health to promote physical, mental, and spiritual well-being in the community.
Pickleball is the nation's fastest growing sport.  Pickleball is a hybrid between Ping Pong and Tennis.  It is played with a paddle (similar to a Ping Pong paddle), a wiffle ball, and a net either indoors or outdoors.  Deane Hill has three indoor courts and Open Play, which means that all members of the community are welcome.
Dancing Friends is a free beginner line dancing class.  Every class covers a variety of dances and allows a window for socializing.
The Baby Bunch is a group of mothers of young children who meet on Tuesdays from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm for baby socialization and support group for mothers.
W.O.W., Women of Wisdom is a non-denominational bible study and fellowship group with emphasis on the fellowship.  All women are welcome to join!
Homeschool Art is a class designed to explore a variety of art elements and mediums for budding Homeschool artists.
Adult League Volleyball is a City of Knoxville Athletics Department program that provides team volleyball leagues a venue for play.
Homeschool P.E. offers classes for ages 5-17.  Classes cover stretches, agilities, exercises, sportsmanship, and games in a fun and inclusive environment to ensure that physical activity becomes a lifelong passion.
Homeschool Gamers play tabletop role-playing games from 12:00 pm until 2:45 pm.
Twinkle Toes offers children's dance lessons on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm.
Adult Open Gym is a time designed for community members to play pick-up basketball.  
After School Program is a free service for parents of children ages 6-12.  The program operates from 2:45pm until 5:30pm, Monday through Friday on Knox County School's schedule.  Participants enjoy gym games, arts and crafts, board games and a daily snack is provided.
Youth Basketball League practices are held Monday through Thursday evenings from the first of November through the end of February.  Practices are scheduled by WBBL and KYS commissions from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm.


The following are prohibited in city recreation centers:

1) Possession of firearms and weapons
2) Possession of drugs, alcohol, or any elicit substance
3) Smoking or use of tobacco products
4) Gambling
5) Use of profanity
6) Fighting
7) Dunking or hanging on rims of basketball goals
8) Pets
9) Only indoor court shoes allowed (ex: tennis shoes or non-marking soles)

Violation of these rules or any other rules set by individual centers may result in suspension from this center and others. Suspension terms will be set by each center.