The Recreation and Aging Commission is designed to help youth and the elderly take advantage of recreational opportunities in the county. The commission sponsors sports such as baseball, youth and adult softball, youth soccer, basketball, volleyball and racquetball. The commission manages sports complexes throughout the county, as well as leisure centers that offer access to weight rooms, racquetball courts and gymnasiums. For older residents the commission operates Senior Centers in Batesburg-Leesville, Gilbert, Lexington, Pelion, Pine Ridge, Swansea and West Columbia. It also offers older residents sports leagues, singing programs, pageants and field trips.