Recreation Programs for Adults

Variety is the spice of life, and we offer a gourmet delight of activities just for adults. These programs are designed suit your busy schedule and give you the chance to explore a variety of hobby and self-enhancement classes. Investigate the possibilities!

Did you notice that we are not currently offering a class or event that you would like to take or be a part of? Or are you interested in sharing an idea or even teaching a class? Please reach out to us with your ideas as we would love try and find a way to accommodate.

Contact Brittany.Kilburn@Ketteringoh.org with your ideas and suggestions.

Cooking class
Flower arranging
Technology class

Adult Programs and Events in Kettering
Managed By: Brittany Kilburn
296-2480
Brittany.Kilburn@Ketteringoh.org

Questions on Hours, Pricing or Other Information
Contact the Kettering Recreation Complex at 296-2587


Learn to cook a fabulous meal, keep up with current technology, decorate your home, de-clutter and much more with our fun, one-day classes.

Upcoming Programs

Some of our upcoming programs are highlighted below. You can view our entire program offering in the Summer Activities Guide. View the July/August Lathrem Letter for specific information about programs for senior adults.

Jul 11 2019

3G Connection: Make It & Take It

1:00pm - 2:30pm Charles I. Lathrem Senior Center
  • Add to calendar 2019-07-11 13:00:00 2019-07-11 14:30:00 UTC 3G Connection: Make It & Take It 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

Join us for a fun afternoon or evening of craft-making fun for grandparents and grandchildren! This  will be a hands-on program with various stations where we  will be making useful, fun crafts out of items that you can find  around the house or outside! Each couple (or child) will walk away with at least four...

Jul 17 2019

3G Connection: Magic Extravaganza!

6:00pm - 7:00pm Charles I. Lathrem Senior Center
  • Add to calendar 2019-07-17 18:00:00 2019-07-17 19:00:00 UTC 3G Connection: Magic Extravaganza! 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

Join us for a fun and amazing 50-minute show of magic and  comedy geared to audiences of all ages. We will be featuring a  local family entertainer, Dave Davis. His act is fun and unique;  it is a family magic show geared to the children, but with some tongue-in-cheek (or perhaps corny) humor. He’ll captivate...

Jul 30 2019

3G Connection: Back to School Bingo

1:00pm - 2:30pm Charles I. Lathrem Senior Center
  • Add to calendar 2019-07-30 13:00:00 2019-07-30 14:30:00 UTC 3G Connection: Back to School Bingo 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

The first day of school is around the corner. We want to have  fun wrapping up summer break by playing some BINGO and  enjoying a build-your-own ice cream sundae! You might even  win some back to school supplies! This event is for grandparents  and grandchildren. Price is per couple. Extra participants must  register with a...

Sep 28 2019

Local Eats, Keeps & Treats Fair

9:00am - 1:00pm Kettering Recreation Complex
  • Add to calendar 2019-09-28 09:00:00 2019-09-28 13:00:00 UTC Local Eats, Keeps & Treats Fair 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

Save the Date! Come one, come all to our LOCAL ITEMS ONLY Fair! Join us as we celebrate local vendors right here in Ohio with various foods, decorations, accessories, clothing and more! Attendance is FREE! Interested vendors may contact Jennifer Giessler at jennifer.giessler@ketteringoh.org or 296-2480 with questions or download the application below. Applications are due...

Nov 9 2019

Holiday Arts & Crafts Show

9:00am - 4:00pm Charles I. Lathrem Senior Center
  • Add to calendar 2019-11-09 09:00:00 2019-11-09 16:00:00 UTC Holiday Arts & Crafts Show 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

Save the date! This popular annual event showcases over 80 vendors throughout the Charles I. Lathrem Senior Center and Kettering Recreation Complex. Vendors will display their festive holiday decorations and handmade gift items for you to get a start on your shopping. Admission is free to this one-day show! **2018 vendors will receive an application...

Adult Cooking Programs

Learn to save time with freezer cooking, plan meals for 1 or 2 people, make a delicious meal from scratch and much more.

Adult cooking
Home decor

Adult General Interest Programs

Stepping up your home's decor, learning the ins and outs of de-cluttering and creating beautiful floral arrangements are just a few of the skills you can pick up in our general programs.

Adult Technology Programs

Baffled by eBay, but looking to sell your items online? Want to learn to use your new tablet? Our Adult Technology Programs will get you up to speed.

Technology class
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