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Donna R. Liggins Recreation Center



Contact Hours of Operation Calendar of Events
Center Use Rates Amenities Youth & Teen Programs
Senior Programs Other Services Human Service Programs


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Donna Liggins Center is located on 6th Ave. between Stone and 1st Avenue and one block south of Grant Rd.


Center Supervisor: AJ. Rico
Address: 2160 N. 6th Ave.
Phone Number: 520-791-3247
Monday-Thursday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday/Holidays Closed
Closed: Monday, May 26 and Friday, July 4
Closed for cleaning and maintenance August 25-30


Calendar of Events


´╗┐Center Use Rates

Daily, quarterly and annual passes are available.



Amenities Information

Indoor Outdoor
  • Commercial kitchen
  • Classrooms
  • Gym
  • Multi-purpose room
  • Teen room
  • Weight room
  • Computer lab
  • Game room
  • Covered basketball court
  • Ramada
  • Softball field
  • Sand volleyball
  • Soccer/football field
  • Playgrounds
  • Swimming pool


Weight Room Orientation Classes

  • Saturday, 9:00 am
  • Tuesday and Thursday 6:00 pm
  • Participants must be at least 14 years old
  • Ages 14-17 require parental approval
  • Age 14-15 require parent/guardian on-site supervision



Youth & Teen Programs

Schoolzout program

An activity based program for ages 5-11 years (5 years olds must have completed kindergarten, proof may be required) before the start of the Summer KIDCO program. Dates include: May 27-30 and July 28-30. Cost is $2 per child per day. No discounts. Activities include, games, music, sports crafts, field trips, movies, and more. Contact Center staff for more information and to register.

In-Betweeners Club Schoolzout (IBC)

For ages 11-14 years before the start of the Summer IBC program. Dates include: May 27-30 and July 28-30. Cost is $2 per child per day. Activities include, cooking, games, community service projects, guest speakers, sports, field trips, movies and more. Contact Center staff for more information and to register.

KIDCO summer recreation program

A summer program for ages 5-11 years (5 year olds must have completed kindergarten, proof may be required). Games, arts and crafts, sports, nutrition, music, movies, reading time, dance and lots of fun. Offered Monday-Friday from 7:30am-6pm. No program on Friday, July 4.

Session 1 - June 2-27 (4-weeks) $125/$157
Session 2 - June 30-July 25, (4-weeks) $125/$157

Participants may register for one or both sessions.

In-Betweeners Club (IBC)

A daily summer program for ages 11-14 years (must have completed 5th grade) beginning June 2 through July 25, Monday through Friday, 7:30am-6pm. No program on Friday, July 4. Activities include, guest speakers, sports, games, movies, cooking community service, music, dance, and more.

Youth Open Drop-in Recreation

Monday-Friday 5pm-closing, must be at least 7 years of age unless accompanied by a parent or adult. Daily center use fee or quarterly pass applies.


Senior Programs

Senior Activity Card information

Senior Club Ages 50+

Activities for seniors ages 50+ include bingo, cards, bunco, guest speakers, crafts, exercise, field trips, cooking, special events and more. Seniors have access to the weight room, gym and track where available on designated club days at no additional cost.

Senior Activity Card annual membership required
$25 City Resident $30 Non-City Resident

Senior Nutrition Program

A socialization and nutrition program funded in part through a federal grant provides seniors 60+ with healthy nutritious meals as well as an opportunity to socialize and participate in a variety of recreational activities. Donations accepted for meals. Senior Activity Club card is not required to participate in this program. 


Other Services

• NAACP - 520-622-8277



External Agencies Providing Human Service Programs

Headstart/Homebase -
Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am-12:30 pm
Federally funded program for low income children and families to promote heath and education.
For information contact Headstart at 520-884-8180