Hillcrest Community Center

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Hillcrest Community Center
1800 SE 21st Street
Topeka, KS 66607

Contact: Adam Cordero-Steele

The center lobby remains open to the public in the evening during programs and leagues. Hours may vary seasonally. Available for rentals on Sundays.


Hillcrest Community Center was renovated in 2020 and includes a gymnasium with a brand new floor, racquetball courts, meeting rooms, fitness/weightroom, lobby with games and a computer lab. The community center is a feature attraction in the southeast Topeka area. Hillcrest provides a variety of programs for all ages along with room and gym rentals. Please call us at 785-251-6956 to learn about our programs and drop-in use.

Racquetball and Wallyball Courts: $3 drop-in fee; open Mon.-Fri. 9 am-5 pm
Pickleball: $2 drop-in fee, Mon. & Fri. 10 am-Noon
Adult Open Gym: $2 drop-in fee; Mon.-Fri. Noon-3 pm

Community Center Hours 
Monday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday9 a.m. - Noon
SundayAvailable for rentals

Fitness Class Calendar: Click Here

The center and surrounding park are home to the following:

• Silverbackks, serving free evening meals for kids up to age 18, Monday through Thursday
• Public computer lab through a partnership with Topeka Shawnee County Public Library
• WIC – Women, Infant, and Children Program on Thursdays through a partnership with SNCO Health Department
• Outdoor Basketball Court
• Outdoor Fitness Equipment
• Outdoor Futsal Court
• Gazebo
• Playground Equipment
Hillcrest Pool