Cherry Avenue Center

5085 S. Cherry Avenue • Tucson AZ 85706
(520) 791-4497

Center Hours
Monday and Friday: 1-6 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: Noon-6 p.m.
Closed Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays

Center Supervisor: Mike Davis -

The Cherry Avenue Center is located in Cherry Avenue Park.

Amenities Senior Programs
Youth Programs Teen Programs


Indoor Outdoor
Board game Basketball court (full)
Cable TV BBQ grill
Kitchen Covered playground
Pool tables Picnic tables
Public computer Walking track

The gated parking lot is open Monday-Friday, Noon to 6:00 p.m.  Restrooms are not available when the facility closes.

Youth Programs

Schoolzout Program (Ages 5-11)

This program is for youth 5-11 years old, (Kindergarten through 5th grade only) during out of school time (Fall, Holiday and Spring Break). Activities are supervised, engaging and fun. Includes games, sports, social interaction, dance, art projects, and nutrition-based learning activities. Contact Center staff or see the Youth Programs or Teen Programs on pages for more information.

KIDCO is an afterschool program for ages 5-11 years (currently enrolled in Kindergarten through 5th grade).  Games, arts and crafts, sports, nutrition, music, movies, reading time, dance and lots of fun. Offered Monday-Friday from school dismissal-6pm. See Activity Guide for more information.

Teen Programs

Open Recreation, Mon-Fri, 2-6 p.m. Daily or quarterly pass required.

Senior Programs

Senior Club Ages 50+

Meetings first Monday of the Month. Club activities include cards, bunco, guest speakers, crafts, exercise, field trips, special events and more. Senior Activity Card annual membership required

Senior Activity Card

The Senior Activity Card is required to participate in Senior programs, services, and activities and is accepted at all Centers which offer Senior programming. Please see the Senior Programs website for more information on the Senior Activity Card.

Senior Club Activities include:

  • Senior Game Day
  • Senior Bunco
  • Mall Walk
  • Field trips offered monthly
seniors preparing snacks
group of four senior ladies