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Hillcrest Community Center


  1. Air Conditioning
  2. Bleacher seating
  3. Community Gym
  4. Computer Lab
  5. Kitchen
  6. Lounge Area
  7. Meeting Rooms
  8. Parks + Recreation Office
  9. Wellness-Fitness Room
  10. Wireless Internet


Hillcrest Community Center was renovated in 2020 and includes a gymnasium with a brand new floor, racquetball courts, meeting rooms, fitness/weightroom, lobby with games and a computer lab. The community center is a feature attraction in the southeast Topeka area. Hillcrest provides a variety of programs for all ages along with room and gym rentals. Please call us at 785-251-6956 to learn about our programs and drop-in use.

Racquetball and Wallyball Courts: $3 drop-in fee; open Mon.-Fri. 9 am-5 pm
Pickleball: $2 drop-in fee, Mon. & Fri. 10 am-Noon
Adult Open Gym: $2 drop-in fee; Mon.-Fri. Noon-3 pm

Community Center Hours 
Monday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday9 a.m. - Noon
SundayAvailable for rentals

Fitness Class Calendar: Click Here

 Racquetball and Wallyball Courts:
 1 hour $3 per person

 The center and surrounding park are home to the following:

Silverbackks, serving free evening meals for kids up to age 18, Monday through Thursday.
Public computer lab through a partnership with Topeka Shawnee County Public Library.
WIC – Women, Infant, and Children Program on Thursdays through a partnership with SNCO Health Department
Outdoor Basketball Court
 Outdoor Fitness Equipment
Outdoor Futsal Court
Playground Equipment

Hillcrest Pool