Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center
Located off of Truman Drive, the MLK Jr. Community Center was the second community center built in Fort Worth and has been serving the eastern side of the city since 1973. The center offers a number of classes and programs, an after-school program, frequent community events, and partners regularly with the Tarrant Area Food Bank for their Kids’ Café and Mobile Pantry initiatives.
Additionally, MLK Jr. Community Center is a Community Action Partners site, and offers assistance with employability services, emergency solutions, and much more.
After School Program
Hours: 3-6 p.m.
Fees: $20 per month, $15 per additional child (after the first month). A City of Fort Worth Community Membership is required for each participating child.
Children are accepted from Maudie M. Walton Elementary only.
Discover opportunities to volunteer at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center.
Monday — 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Tuesday — 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Wednesday — 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Thursday — 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday — 8 a.m.-11 p.m.
Saturday — noon-11 p.m.
Sunday — Closed
5565 Truman Dr.
Black History Program at MLK Jr. Community Center: 4:30 p.m. Feb. 26, 2018; Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.