Thomas Place Community Center

Thomas Place Community Center

Thomas Place Community Center, located off Camp Bowie Boulevard, is an historic red-bricked building that was once the second-oldest school on Fort Worth’s west side. The center offers after-school programs, special events, and a selection of classes that covers everything from art to zumba.

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After School Program

Hours: 3-6 p.m.

Fees: $49 per month ($5 discount for each additional child)

Center staff provides supervised walks to Thomas Place Community Center from South Hi-Mount Elementary at 3:30 p.m. (The walk is also open to children from other schools who are dropped off at South Hi-Mount.) However, children dropped off at the center by their parents are accepted from all local schools.

Volunteer Program

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Monday — 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Tuesday — 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesday — 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thursday — 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Friday — 2-6 p.m.
Saturday — 9 a.m.-noon
Sunday — Closed

Contact Us

4237 Lafayette Ave.


Karen Stuhmer

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