The 19,500 square-foot community center is dedicated to the arts, education, culture and sports. The former mayor encouraged individuals to go above and beyond what they have and to follow their dreams. The building represents a reflection of her contributions.
Included in the complex are classrooms, drawing and painting rooms, a multi-media laboratory, a photography lab with a darkroom, a library, an exhibition gallery and administrative offices. Outside the building are open-air amphitheater/courtyard and a gymnasium. The complex is also available for rental.
Classes offered at the community center include kung fu/tai chi, senior exercises, game night, quilting class, writer’s workshop, Pretty Ladies and an InnerActing Theater ensemble.
The center is open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and closed on Sunday.