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Community Center

Community Center

The East Ridge Community Center is the hub of the city, where all ages come for fun, fitness and play. The Center is located on Tombras Avenue beside the East Ridge City Hall and is open seven days a week.


The Community Center is also available for rentals for your family reunion, birthday parties, church social or any event that having a larger facility would accommodate. The areas that are for use are the Multi-Purpose Room, Large Room, and the gym for large scale events. Check Here for availability and pricing.

Inflatables are not permitted within this building at any time.

Hannah Spear

Hannah Spear

Community Center Supervisor

Phone: 423-486-2034

Check Out the Fun(ding) News!

The City of East Ridge was awarded a check from the Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation on Friday, December 8, 2023 at Henry Horton State Park. Originally awarded $400,000 in Local Parks and Recreation Funding, the City was awarded an additional $200,000 on December 7, 2023 totaling $600,000 from the State. The grant contract requires a 50/50 match from the City to provide a total amount of $1.2 Million in construction and renovation costs for East Ridge Community Center.

Pictured (Left to Right): Anne Marshall, TDEC Director of Recreation Resources Division, Cameron McAllister, Administrator of Economic & Community Development, Greer Tidwell, TDEC Bureau of Conservation Deputy Commissioner, Shawnna Skiles, Director of Parks & Recreation, and Hannah Spear, Community Center Supervisor. East Ridge Parks and Recreation

Community Center Upcoming Events

Below are flyers for the monthly events held at the East Ridge Community Center for 2024. For questions please reach out the the East Ridge Community Center, contact information is provided above as well as on the Contact page. Events are subject to change and more details will be released via social media and website updates closer to event dates.

Senior Programming Calendar

Our Senior Programming generally stays the same, we use the calendar to document days closed, monthly goals, and additional activities in the area or that are City supported


Community Birthday Parties

Join Us the Second Saturday of the month to Celebrate your child's birthday for FREE! 

A partnership with "Creatives on the Go", a Birthday Party is thrown Each month for all Children who are Registered. 

You Can Register your Child at the Link Below.










6-7 PM, Medium intensity step aerobic class with fun choreography, followed by upper body toning with weights, ab work and stretching.  


6-7 PM, High intensity, all standing cardio with hi/lo options, followed by core work and compound movements that incorporate upper and lower body using weights, ab work and stretching.


9-10 AM, High intensity interval class that alternates between all standing cardio with hi/lo options and compound movements that incorporate upper and lower body using weights, ab work and stretching.

Ab work and stretching is on the floor.  Bring a towel or mat.

$35/ year

Game Time

Join us Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11am until 230pm for puzzle and game time! 

this is a free event for all ages! 













Intermediate Line Dancing:



11:00 AM - 1:00 PM  


1-3 PM

This line dance is not part of our senior programming and is recommended  for experienced line dancers only. 




Monday & Wednesday from 6 - 7 PM: 


$5/ class

Martial Arts Class

Martial arts is a great way to build confidence, learn self defense, stay fit, and develop character. Join us in the Multi-Purpose  room every week on Mondays and Thursdays except for the third week of the month on Tuesdays and Thursdays from,  6 to 6:50pm for ages  8+, and 7-8pm for the adult class. 

First class is free and participants are encouraged to try the Class out before committing. Standard Rates are $80 dollars a month, with tiered pricing options available upon request. 

All levels of fitness and skill are welcome! For more info, email, text or call Chris., 423-682-1152

Traditional art. Effective training. Better You! 

Clogging practice!

Come join Kay Everett in clogging Class every Wednesday from 6p-8p in the senior room! Only $5 per a class!!  This is not a learning opportunity at this time, but if you're familiar with clogging this is perfect for you! We hope to see you soon!


1515 Tombras Avenue
East Ridge, TN 37412
(423) 867-6406

Office hours 9am-6pm

Open for rental:

Monday- Friday 4pm-9pm 

Saturday 1030am - 9pm

Sundays 2pm - 8pm