Southwest Community Center

Southwest Community Center

Southwest Community Center is located across the street from Southwest High School on Welch Avenue. The center hosts a flourishing after-school program and assorted fitness classes for people of all ages, while also offering exemplary gymnastics and karate programs.

  • Winter Recreation Catalog
  • Community Center Survey

After School Program

Fall 2018 information coming soon.

Transportation to Southwest Community Center is available from the following schools: Chapel Hill Academy, Brucy Shulkey Elementary and J.T. Stevens Elementary. However, walk-ins and children dropped off by their parents are accepted from all local schools.

Volunteer Program

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Monday — 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
Tuesday — 1-8 p.m.
Wednesday — 1-8 p.m.
Thursday — 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday — 2-6 p.m.
Saturday — 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Sunday — Closed

Contact Us

6300 Welch Ave.


Nicholle Wilson

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Holiday Breakfast and Bingo at Southwest Community Center: 10 a.m. Dec. 19, 2018; Southwest Community Center, 6300 Welch Ave.

Prairie Lights at Grand Prairie with Southwest Community Center: 4:30 p.m. Dec. 20, 2018; Southwest Community Center, 6300 Welch Ave.


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Center rentals

After School Programs

Standards of Care

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