Community Centers

We operate eighteen (18) Community Centers around the Metro area where you can play basketball, finish homework, stay in shape, learn new crafts and/or hobbies, and more! Call or visit your neighborhood community center for more information today!   


Most of our community centers can also be reserved for meeting space or private gym time.  Click on the links below to learn more about a community center near you or reserve a community center today!


Our Centers:

Baxter • Beechmont Berrytown (Home of Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation) • Camp EdwardsCalifornia 

Cyril Allgeier • Douglass • Parkhill • Flaget Senior Center • Newburg • Shelby Park • Metro Arts Center 

Molly Leonard Portland • Shawnee Arts & Cultural  Sun Valley • South Louisville • Southwick 

Wilderness Road Senior Center


About our Centers 

-Parks and Recreation Center Amenities

-2016 Year in Review Photo Documentary 

-2017 Parks Spring Break Activities

2018 "What's In Play" 
Our Program Guide showcases a variety of recreational opportunities and amenities to help stay healthy, keep fit and have fun! Louisville Parks and Recreation offers classes and programming in 18 of our unique facilities for people of all ages. Covering everything from fine arts to sports, and catering to toddlers, teenagers, adults and seniors, we want to inspire families in our Louisville communities to stay active and be involved. Check out some of the programs and classes we're offering. Your journey starts here with us! 

Youth Summer Programming
From June 5 through August 4, Louisville Parks and Recreation is offering summer programming at eleven community centers, including summer camp. For more information, please contact the local center of your choice listed above.

Youth Chat With LMPD
Each month a designated community center will host Chat With LMPD.  This is a series of public open-dialogue discussions designed to give youth the opportunity to hear from and talk with local law enforcement officials. 

Dare to Care
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) can receive a warm, nutritious meal in a safe environment at 12 of our Parks and Recreation Community Centers.  In addition to receiving a meal, each child has the opportunity to participate in academic and extracurricular activities.

Other site specific programs are listed on each individual centers page. Click the above links for more information.