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Garden Home Recreation Center offers programs for all ages. Enjoy youth sports, arts and crafts, adult fitness, dance, gymnastics and much more.
Dance (pictured) and gymnastics are two of Garden Home's most popular class offerings. Browse classes »
Adjacent to the center, there's an extensive play area and an access point to the Fanno Creek Trail.
Our play-based preschool setting encourages children to engage in free play, arts and crafts, language development and motor skill activities. Learn more »
Garden Home promotes health and wellness by offering fitness classes, personal training and a weight room equipped with cardio and circuit equipment. Details »
Garden Home Recreation Center, originally constructed as a school in 1912, was purchased by THPRD in 1986 to provide recreational programs and classes of the highest quality that are affordable, accessible and safe.
Our classes and programs are intended to enrich lives, stimulate minds, incorporate fun and creativity, and enhance confidence, self-worth, health and well-being.
The center is an access point to the historic Oregon Electric Railroad section of the Fanno Creek Trail.
Four Dance/Fitness Studio Rooms
Gymnasium with Performance Stage
Showers and Locker Rooms
Weight/Cardio Fitness Rooms
THRIVE Afterschool Enrichment Program
Indoor Gymnasium for Drop In Sports
Kitchen for Cooking Classes
Fully Equipped Gymnastics Room
Indoor Play Park
Outdoor Playground and Play Equipment
Sports and Soccer Fields
West Portland Boxing Team
Garden Home Community Library
Three non-profit preschools (Funny Farm, Head Start and Small Friends)
Access to Fanno Creek Regional Trail (for walking, running and biking)
Below are Garden Home Recreation Center's schedule for upcoming holidays.
Monday, February 17, 2020: 7 AM - 7 PM; No PM Childcare (President's Day)
Monday, May 25, 2020: Closed (Memorial Day)
Friday, July 3, 2020: 7 AM - 7 PM (Independence Day Before)
Saturday, July 4, 2020: Closed (Independence Day)
Monday, September 7, 2020: 7 AM - 7 PM (Labor Day)