Westside Community Center

Westside Community Center


The Westside Community Center continues to be a resource for the thriving and active west side of Colorado Springs. The Center for Strategic Ministry, a supporting organization of Woodmen Valley Chapel, began operating the Westside Community Center in 2010. As of June 1, 2022, the City of Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department resumed operations for the Westside Community Center. The City is currently evaluating and developing a plan for the continued use and operation of the Westside Center.

Programs and Activities

The Westside Community Center currently partners and hosts various community groups at the facility:

The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department will continue to host the groups and their current programs. No new programs or activities will be added to the schedule during this time of transition.

The current operating hours are Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Westside Community Center

Upcoming Events


June 2022 Calendar

Future of Westside Community Center

For more information on the transition plan for continued operations of the Westside Community Center under the City’s operation, please visit the Westside Community Center public participation page.

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Community Garden

The Westside Community Center houses 71 eight-foot beds at a "first-come, first served" basis. Garden Members will pay a $30.00 participation fee per bed and have access to hoses and water during the gardening season. Garden members must bring their own supplies including watering tools and plants. Daily hours are 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

Reserve a bed


Contact Info

Westside Community Center


Phone: 719-385-7920
Email Westside Community Center


1628 W Bijou St
Colorado Springs, CO 80904