Baxter Community Center

Baxter CC

1125 Cedar Court
Louisville, KY 40203


Call: (502) 574-2670

Supervisor: Renee Douglass 

Operating Hours:

Monday - Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed (Open as needed for rentals and special events)


What this center offers:
Come visit the Baxter Community Center, located just east of downtown in Baxter Square. We have a gym open for basketball year-round and fitness center.  Programs are free with the exception of some listed field trips.


Baxter Community Center Rental Information

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Kids Cafe:
Dare to Care Food Bank is proud to partner with local, non-profit after-school programs to offer free evening meals to children in our community through our Kids Cafe program. Children (18 and under) receive a warm, nutritious meal in a safe environment.  In addition to receiving a meal, each child has the opportunity to participate in academic and extracurricular activities. Serving times are Mon- Thurs, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  

*Note: If JCPS is closed due to inclement weather, hot meals will not be served.


Computer Lab and Free Wi-Fi
Louisville Metro Parks and Recreation is happy to provide free WiFi and computer access to visitors of this center


Zone of Hope:
A more resilient, empowered community has been developed through the Zones of Hope initiative which focuses on reducing violence, increasing educational and employment opportunities and improving the narrative surrounding young men and boys of color.


  • Cardio Center
  • Game Room
  • Gymnasium
  • Teen Room

Volunteer Needs: