Walker-Ford Community Center
Location and Hours of Operation
- 2301 Pasco Street | 891-3970
- Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 12:00n; 2:00 - 10:00pm
- Saturday: 2:00 - 10:00pm
The Walker-Ford Community Center offers diversified programs and activities for the entire neighborhood. Walker-Ford opened on June 13, 1976, and has provided the community with ongoing recreational activities, programs and events for all ages. The Center's programs draw interest from a variety of citizens within Tallahassee and un-incorporated areas of Leon County. The staff is responsible for supervising, planning and conducting classes and activities, along with coordinating the use of the facility for social services and educational programs for the community.
The classes and activities offered to the community include:
Cultural Classes & Activities: Ceramics, elementary modern dance, leisure education, holiday crafts, drill teams, modeling & makeup, piano lessons, etc.
Social Classes & Activities: Teen & pre-teen councils, Girls Club, Reading Club, mentoring programs, teen dances, boys life skills, sports highlights, etc.
Physical Classes & Activities: Basketball leagues for all ages (male and female), Zumba, trimnastics, aerobics, tennis lessons, mature adult fitness, tumbling, preschool fitness, football and basketball skills, games & relays, etc.
Special Events: Talent & fashion shows, black history / awareness programs, Halloween Carnival, Miss Walker/Ford Pageant, elementary valentine program, Easter Egg Hunt, Christmas program, Twilight Ball and Christmas Ball for seniors, inter-generational programs, etc.
Full Class Schedule