• Kitchen
  • Gym
  • Playground
  • Indoor Toddler Playtime
  • Game Room
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Basketball Court
  • Special Populations Programs
  • Wifi
  • Teen Programs
  • Drop in Programs
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Lifelong Recreation
  • Enrichment Programs
  • Camps


Garfield Community Center is located on the Garfield Campus in the heart of Seattle's historic Central Area along with Medgar Evers Swimming Pool, Garfield Teen Life Center, Garfield High School, baseball fields, tennis courts, and a children's play area.

The center is one-story brick building whose lobby has a small sitting room with TV, books, WiFi, public computer access and a high ceiling that gives it an open feeling filled with natural light. Other interior spaces include a gym, multipurpose room, and other large and small rooms used for youth, adult and senior programs, classes and community meetings.

The community center offers a wide variety of programs and classes and hosts numerous community events throughout the year, meeting the needs of a very diverse community that includes youth, tweens, teens and seniors of all races, genders and sexual orientation.

Seattle Preschool Program

The City of Seattle's award-winning preschool program is available at this community center to all three- and four-year-olds living in Seattle, with free or affordable tuition and high-quality learning environments that promote kindergarten readiness.Inquire at this location or visit the Seattle Preschool Program web page.