Facilities include an air-conditioned gymnasium, pool table, tennis table, games, a stage, meeting rooms, giant screen television, conference room and banquet facilities. Facilities, including the gym, are available to rent by calling us at 785-587-2773.
Chicago Style Steppin' is an African-American cultural dance art form that has a unique appeal. It combines the elegance of ballroom dancing with timing and other social dances. The class will be offered from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday evenings, August 24- October 12, at the Douglass Community Recreation Center. The fee is $60/individual. The instructor is Ben Jackson.
Adult Pickleball Club
Pickleball is a cross between tennis, table tennis, and badminton. It is played with wooden paddles and a plastic Whiffleball. The object of the game is to hit the ball so that your opponent is unable to hit it back over the net. Hours of play are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. at the Douglass Center Gym.
Homework Assistance & Tutoring Program
Retired teachers, K-State students and community members work together to provide individual homework assistance and skills improvement for elementary and secondary students. Educational games as well as software are used to provide improvement in math, reading and thinking skills. This is provided free of charge. As students complete their work, they progress toward special places marked on a map of Kansas and earn small prizes. Monday through Wednesday 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. at Douglass Community Center Annex. To enroll or for more information, please call Marianne Cullers at 785-539-6736 or email.
Group Fitness Classes
Join Instructor Mitzie Rojas and Kerry Regan for a variety of exercise classes. Take your pick from workouts at various levels of intensity including: Zumba, Fitness Flow and yoga. Join us for seasonal boot camps and other specialty classes or select one-on-one personal training or yoga instruction.