John M. Brown Community Center

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The John M. Brown Community Center, formerly known as the Apex Community Center, offers a variety of programs for all ages, from preschoolers to seniors. You can also sign up here for fishing and vessel permits, dog park passes, and visit Open Gym during scheduled hours. The Community Center also has several rental facilities available for your next party or gathering. 

For questions, call 919-249-3402 or email

The Community Center hosts a variety of classes for the following populations: 

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Community Center Registration

Registration is available in person, by mail (to P.O. Box 250, Apex, NC, 27502), or online through PeakConnect. For specific dates, times, guidelines and other information regarding registration for residents and non-residents, please refer to the Program Guide. 

Medical Forms

If a participant uses an EPI-Pen or for kids attending most camps, additional medical forms are required to be submitted with registration. View more info about medical forms here

Interested in Being an Instructor?

We are always looking to add new programs here at the Community Center! If you are interested in becoming an instructor for Preschool, Youth, Teen or Adult Programs, please email If you are interested in teaching Senior (55+) programs, please email For Specialized Recreation programs, please email For Cultural Arts Programs at The Halle, email

Submit a program proposal here!