Community Centers

Marion Franklin

Marion Franklin Community Center

Contact Information

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2801 Lockbourne Rd. Columbus, OH 43207

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Center Manager:

Crystal Carrera

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Sunday - Closed

Monday - 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Tuesday - 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

Wednesday - 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

Thursday - 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

Friday - 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

Saturday - 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

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Registration Dates:

Opens Jan. 3

Session Dates:

Jan. 3-March 11

Winter Classes and Activities


In order to take advantage of the great programs and facilities we offer, you must obtain a Columbus Recreation and Parks Leisure Card.

To view or to register for activities and classes, click the button below to view our exciting catalog of current offerings.



Art Room

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Center Calendar

Check out the upcoming events at Marion Franklin Community Center.

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Mobile Produce Markets

We offer Free Mobile Produce Markets throughout the year.



  • Art Room
  • Auditorium
  • Billiards Room
  • Canteen
  • Ceramics Room
  • Crafts Room
  • Dining Room
  • Fitness Room
  • Game Room
  • Gymnasium
  • Kitchen
  • Library
  • Parking Lot
  • Pickleball Courts
  • Pool
  • Tennis Courts

Marion Franklin Events Calendar

City of Columbus Career & Resource Fair

Jerry Hammond Center 1111 E. Broad St., Columbus, OH

The City of Columbus employs over 9,000 people in over 600 distinct job titles.  The City is looking to fill hundreds of vacancies in 2023 and will host a Career […]

Canceled Cheer, Dance and Step Showcase

East High School 1500 E. Broad St., Columbus, OH

Columbus Recreation and Parks Department’s Cheer, Dance and Step program offers a unique opportunity for self-expression through physical movement and healthy competition. Check-In – 9:30 a.m. Doors – 10 a.m. […]

Gymnastics Meet

Franklin Park Adventure Center 1755 E Broad St., Columbus, OH

Doors Open – 8 a.m. Meet Starts – 10 a.m. Click to learn more about the gymnastics program.