Kenmore Community Center

Kenmore Community Center

(330) 375-2812 kenmore_cc@akronohio.gov 880 Kenmore Boulevard, Akron, OH44314
Hours of Operation
Monday:  8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday:  8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday:  8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday:  8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday:  8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday: closed or by rental only

For Center rental information, contact Center Supervisor Alice Incorvia

Kenmore April Calendar


Art Programming

Ralph Waldo Emerson said "Every artist was first an amateur".  Whether it's your first attempt or you've been doing it for decades, join us in appreciating our art! 

We offer a variety of classes throughout the year.  Registration for all classes will be through RecDesk.

CRAFT OF THE MONTH
Meets on the 1st Saturday of each month at 10:30 AM.

CROCHET FOR A CAUSE
Every Wednesday from 1:00 - 3:00 PM, we come together to crochet (or knit) items to be donated to a good cause.  New crocheters are welcome - we can provide all materials and instruction needed!
adult crafting
COLORING CLUB 
Wednesdays at 12:30 PM
Relax with some meditative coloring & conversation and beat the winter blues with some COLOR!

DRAWING & PAINTING CLASSES
Call the center to inquire about the next class.

MAKE IT TAKE IT ART CLASSES
Call the center to inquire about the next class.

SCRAPBOOK SATURDAYS
Scrapbook Saturdays meets on designated Saturdays from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Call the Kenmore Community Center to reserve your spot.  Stay tuned for upcoming dates.


Cards, Games and More
It's no secret that we love a good game! Camaraderie, competition and fellowship are the name of the game. Join us!

BILLARDS
Monday- Thursday, call to reserve a table

CARD PLAYING
Monday 10:00 AM- 4:00 PMcard playing
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Euchre (Tournament Style) - Wednesdays at 12:30 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

PENNY BINGO
Tuesday at 12:30 PM
Low cost fun & entertainment for all

POPCORN & MOVIE FRIDAYS
Friday at 12:30 PM
Come watch the free movie - Popcorn is 50 cents per bag


Community Activities & Events
These events are sponsored/co-sponsored by the City of Akron Recreation & Parks division.  We are excited to be a part of these fun programs and events for everyone in the community to enjoy.

GUITAR LESSONS
Thursdays - Youth lessons 4:30 - 5:00 PM  |  Adult lessons 5:15 - 6:15 PM
Register on RecDesk

TECH THURSDAYS

Have a quick tech question pertaining to mobile phones, computers, laptops, tablets and smart watches? We can answer it!  (*We cannot help set up medical & insurance accounts or administer advice on these topics.) Calling ahead to 330-375-2812 is advisable.
Thursdays 12:30 - 2:30 PM


KENMORE EASTER CELEBRATION

Celebrated each Spring in Kenmore.

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES AT SHADYSIDE PARK (1240 Kenmore Blvd, Akron, OH 44314)
A four-week FREE concert series performed by popular local bands.  Concerts are held on Wednesdays from 7:00 – 9:00 PM every summer.  Grab your lawn chair, bring a picnic and get out to enjoy the fresh air and music.  

**2024 schedule to be released in April**

HOLIDAY CONCERT
November 28, 2023 from 7:00 - 8:30 PM. Ring in the holidays with a free concert by the Akron Big Band complete with warm beverages and holiday treats courtesy of Hickory Ridge.

REINDEER ROUNDUP KIDS CAMP
Enjoy a reindeer-themed day filled with arts & crafts, activities, snacks, movie & popcorn and of course, reindeer games!  Thursday December 28, 2023 from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM for children ages 6-12 - cost $15 per child.  Register on RecDesk.


Fitness
With our Fitness Class Pass, you can attend multiple classes at multiple centers across the city.   Our certified instructors will help get you on track and keep you on task.  Try your first class for free.  Participants must register for a pass on RecDesk.

CHAIR YOGA*
Monday & Friday at 9:30 AM
yoga
FLOOR YOGA*
Tuesday & Thursday at 5:00 PM
1st and 3rd Saturdays at 10:00 AM

ZUMBA*
Wednesdays at 5:00 PM

*Fitness Pass required for these classes.

LINE DANCING
April - December
Mondays 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Fee: $5 per class

VIDEO EXERCISE
Monday - Thursday at 9:30 AM

WALKERS AND TALKERS

Monday - Friday at 9:00 AM


Food Distribution
We have partnered with food distribution programs for any and all families in the community. There is no charge to participate in these programs and everyone is welcome.

The Salvation Army of Summit County offers a free hot meal Monday thru Friday from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM.  All are welcome!


Senior Club - Kenmore Senior Club

Meets the 2nd Thursday of Every Month at 1:00 PM.  Join us for socialization and fun!  This club features speakers, day trips, entertainment & more.  

Fee: $12 per year


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Our summer camps are serious business....seriously FUN!  Whatever your summer needs are, we have options.  Whether it is our weekly theme camps or our 8-week summer long camp, check out all the possibilities.

Weekly Theme Camps 
We offer weekly theme camps at Kenmore for kids ages 6 - 15.  Our weekly theme camps will run Monday - Thursday from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM.  We will also offer a Friday only camp that will run for several weeks from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM.  Each week we will offer a different camp and a different theme!  

Registration for summer camp is now open!

Kenmore Summer Camp Schedule


Ward 9 Meetings

Neighborhood meeting with Councilwoman Tina Boyes
1st Tuesday of Every Month at 6:30 PM
Contact: Councilwoman Tina Boyes
Office: 330-375-2256 / 330-283-7583
Email: ward9@akronohio.gov