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Shawnee North Community Center


  1. Art Studio
  2. Classrooms
  3. Dance Studio
  4. Kitchen
  5. Lounge Area with Game Equipment
  6. Parks + Recreation Office
  7. Playground Equipment
  8. Wellness-Fitness Room


Built in 1920 the Shawnee North Community Center is rich in community history, serving residents in many capacities as a Poor Farm, an Infirmary and Community Center.  This three story facility focuses on a variety programs for all ages. The kitchen, dining room and meeting rooms are available for rent.

Community Center Hours 
Monday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
SaturdayAvailable for rentals

Fitness Class Calendar: Click Here

The center and surrounding park are home to the following:

Public computer lab through a partnership with Topeka Shawnee County Public Library.  
Open Air Shelter
Playground Equipment
Nature and Walking Trail
Shawnee North Family Aquatic Center
Shawnee North Sports Complex