Western Avenue Community Center


Hello everyone!  Welcome to our website!  We hope you will stop by often to see what events and programs are taking place. Here are upcoming events that we are looking forward to!

Dance Showcase!

2nd Annual Dance Showcase!

Please join us for our 2nd Annual Dance Showcase on Friday, April 24 at the Holiday Inn and Suites in Bloomington. The evening will feature a cash bar cocktail hour, appetizer buffet, a pre-auditioned dance competition, and open social dance and much more!  The proceeds from this event will go to our playground revitalization project. Check out the details!

Senior Health Class - Lesson 6: Make a Change

Please join us on Monday, April 27 from 10:15 - 11:15 AM for Lesson 6: Make a Change of our Eating Smart, Being Active series. This class is about ways to limit foods high in fat, sugar and salt.

Cinco De Mayo!

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Pick up only. Lunches are $10 and include two tamales, rice, beans, and a dessert. Chef Gerald of Second Presbyterian Church is preparing the food with the supervision of WACC Hispanic Ladies to guarantee authenticity. Visit the Calendar for all the details!

Golf Scramble!

Western Avenue Community Center’s Golf Scramble" fundraiser will be held Friday, May 29 at Ironwood Golf Course with a 12:00 PM shotgun start. The cost is $75 per golfer or a discounted rate of $250 if you are registering a group of four golfers. The cost includes green and cart fees, two beverage tickets, and dinner. Hole sponsorships are available. Check out the details!

Please visit our Calendar to see the upcoming events that are scheduled.

Please check out our Winter 2015 Newsletter!

Senior Christmas Dinner Dance!

Senior Christmas Dinner Dance!

The Senior Christmas Dinner Dance took place on Thursday, December 18 at Western Avenue Community Center!  What an incredible Senior Christmas Dinner Dance program it was with the help of our great staff, teens, State Farm volunteers, and adults and cutie kids from Bloomington's own Holiday Spectacular and producer Marcia Basolo!  A great time was had by all!  Check out the pictures!

Western Avenue Community Center Programs

Western Avenue Community Center offers many programs to support members of our community. Please explore the webpages here to learn how you can help, either monetarily or volunteer. Your support can make a huge difference in our community. Thank you.

Western Avenue Community Center, 600 N. Western Ave., Bloomington, IL 61701   (309)829-4807

Lawrence Irvin Neighborhood Center, 1615 W. Illinois St., Bloomington, IL 61701   (309)827-5428