Cherry Avenue Center

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

Center Hours
Monday and Friday: 1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 12:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Closed Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays

Center Supervisor: Dawnee Moreno -

The Cherry Avenue Center is located in Cherry Avenue Park.

Amenities Senior Programs
Youth Programs Teen Programs

A Cherry-Merry Christmas event flyer


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

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

Youth Programs

Schoolzout Program (Ages 5-14)

This program is for youth 5-14 years old, (Kindergarten through Middle School 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 page 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 (Class Catalog) for more information.

Teen Programs

In-Betweeners Club (IBC) (Ages 12-14) - school year only

An afterschool program for ages 12-14 years (must have completed 5th grade), Monday through Friday, school dismissal-6pm.  Activities include, guest speakers, sports, games, movies, cooking community service, music, dance, and more. Daily or quarterly pass required.

kids eating snacks

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