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Barack Community Center Center Manager - Mark Stansbery
580 Woodrow Ave.
Columbus, OH 43207
Center: (614) 645-3610
Pool: (614) 645-3058
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Hours of Operation

Sunday - Closed
Monday- Closed
Tuesday – 12:00 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Wednesday - 3:00 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday – 12:00 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday - 12:00 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.

2019 Program Session Information

Fall I Session Registration: Begins September 4
Fall I Session: September 10 - October 26, 2019

Barack Fall I Program Schedule


YWCA Bright Futures at Barack Community Center

Sessions held on Tuesdays and Thursdays  from 6-8 p.m. *unless otherwise noted*

TUE 11-05-19  Session 1: (I Am Me) Who Do You Say You Are?
THU 11-07-19  Session 2: (I Am Extraordinary) Who Do They Say You Are?
THU 11-14-19  Session 3: (I Am Strong) What Do They Say A Girl Should Be?
TUE 11-19-19  Session 4: (I Am Colorful) What Do They Say About Race?
TUE 11-26-19 Session 5: (I Am Beautiful) How Do I Define Beauty?
TUE 12-03-19  Session 6: (I Am Unique) Where I Come From Makes Me Special
THU 12-05-19  Session 7: (I Am Powerful) What Can I Do?
TUE 12-10-19  Session 8: (I Am Kind) How Do I Express Myself Around Others?
THU 12-12-19  Session 9: (I Am Not Alone) What Can The Community Do?
TUE 12-17-19  Session 10: (I Am Empowered) Bright Futures Graduation

Registration begins on November 5. Class #66960

Additional Barack Programming
APPS Program - Hours: Thursday through Saturday - 6:00 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. 

Amenities Art Room ~ Auditorium ~ Basketball Court ~ Craft Room ~ Fitness Room ~ Game Room ~ Gymnasium ~ Indoor Track ~ Kitchen ~ Meeting Rooms ~ Parking Lot ~ Pool ~ Volleyball Court ~ Weight Room
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Leisure Cards In order to take advantage of the great programs and facilities we offer, you must obtain a Columbus Recreation and Parks Leisure Card. - learn more