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 Spring Activities Guide and Summer Activities Guide. View the March/April Lathrem Letter for specific information about programs for senior adults.

Apr 27 2019

Kettering Community Garage Sale

9:00am - 2:00pm Kettering Recreation Complex
  • Add to calendar 2019-04-27 09:00:00 2019-04-27 14:00:00 UTC Kettering Community Garage Sale 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

All of the vendor spaces are now full. Interested vendors can submit an application to be added to the wait list. We are here to help with your treasure hunting! Buy gently used baby/kid items and garage sale items! Areas will be marked for easy shopping. Community Garage Sale  Looking for a reason to get...

May 5 2019

Grandma & Me Springtime Tea

2:00pm - 3:30pm Kettering Recreation Complex
  • Add to calendar 2019-05-05 14:00:00 2019-05-05 15:30:00 UTC Grandma & Me Springtime Tea 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

Calling all Grandmas, Nanas, Grammies (or what other distinguished title you go by). You are cordially invited to our special spring Grandma & Me Tea. Dress for the occasion! This event will include snacks, teas and together we will make a few crafts, play a game and make some fun memories! Ages 4+ with adult....

May 18 2019

Create a Family Genealogy Book

2:00pm - 4:00pm Kettering Recreation Complex
  • Add to calendar 2019-05-18 14:00:00 2019-05-19 16:00:00 UTC Create a Family Genealogy Book 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

We will be joined by instructor Sam Maner, East Tennessee author of several genealogical publications and previous instructor with Ancestry.com and Pellissippi State Community College. Sam will be traveling all the way from Tennessee to share his years of genealogy expertise with class participants. In this class, we will be working on completing your own...

Jun 15 2019

Grand Dance: Pineapple Party Luau!

6:00pm - 8:00pm Charles I. Lathrem Senior Center
  • Add to calendar 2019-06-15 18:00:00 2019-06-15 20:00:00 UTC Grand Dance: Pineapple Party Luau! 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

Aloha! Join us for a very special evening for grandparents and grandchildren! We will be serving refreshments, along with a fun, themed night with games, a photo booth and of course, dancing! Share memories and make new ones with your sweet ones. We will even have a line dance leader to help learn some fun...

Jun 18 2019

Hollywood on the Ohio

6:30pm - 8:30pm Kettering Recreation Complex
  • Add to calendar 2019-06-18 18:30:00 2019-06-18 20:30:00 UTC Hollywood on the Ohio 2900 Glengarry Drive, Kettering, OH 45420
  • Directions

Meet the great film stars from the Ohio Valley, Southwestern Ohio and  Northern Kentucky. From the silent picture days through the current screen  offerings, there have been a number of famous stars who were homegrown  in this area. Can you name the Oscar winners who grew up here? Some  film stars who were very successful...

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...

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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