Anniston Army DepotCommunity
For a full list of recreation programs at Army Anniston Depot, visit the depot’s Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation website at https://anniston.armymwr.com/us/anniston.
Desoto Pastime Center
The Desoto Pastime Entertainment Center, at 7 Frankford Ave. in Building 1530, is a small club where you can meet with friends after work to have a drink, sing karaoke, and play electronic, quick shot or traditional bingo. Lunch is served daily. For more information, call 256-235-7160 or visit https://anniston.armymwr.com/us/anniston/programs/desoto-pastime-center.
Physical Fitness Center
The physical fitness center, at 7 Frankford Ave. in Building 206, has everything you need for your workout. The center offers cardio equipment, free weights, boxing equipment, a basketball court, table tennis, and locker rooms with showers and a dry sauna. For more information, call 256-235-6385 or visit https://anniston.armymwr.com/us/anniston/programs/physical-fitness-center.
Skills Development Center
The Skills Development Center, at 7 Frankford Ave. in Building 74, is a hobby shop where patrons can utilize the skills they have or develop new ones. The center includes an air-conditioned woodworking shop, a matting and framing area, and a limited automotive skills area. Staff members can guide you in projects, and classes are conducted on a variety of topics. An annual safety orientation is required prior to use of the facility or equipment. There is also limited space available to store personal vehicles (cars, campers, trailers, boats, etc.). For more information, call 256-235-6768 or visit https://anniston.armymwr.com/us/anniston/programs/skills-development-center.