Parks and Rec

Gary Parsons
(502) 225-0655
Community Center/Parks & Rec Phone
(502) 225-0655
Aquatic Center Phone
(502) 225-0656
Softball Rainout Hotline
(502) 222-2154

Open Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

1551 Highway 393
La Grange, KY 40031
United States

Facilities Available For Functions

John W. Black Community Center

The John W. Black Community Center is available for functions such as a business meeting, birthday party, team banquet, or other group functions. The facility is clean, elegant, and affordable so that your event can be an enjoyable, successful, and memorable experience.

Come check us out! We now accept payment by credit card!

Rental Rates


1 Room Fee:


2 Room Fee:


3 Room Fee:


4 Room Fee:



Non Resident










  • Rental time includes set-up and clean-up time.
  • Events must end by 10:00 PM with all clean-up completed by 11:00 PM.
  • Kitchen fee is $25.00 


1 Room

60-70 people with tables

100 people "Theatre Style" seating (no tables)

2 Rooms

125 people with tables

200 people "Theatre Style" seating (no tables)

3 Rooms

250 people with tables

300 people "Theatre Style" seating (no tables)

4 Rooms

320 people with tables

plus an additional kitchen


Park Shelters

A number of our parks have shelters that are perfect for events and functions. Current parks having shelters are listed below.

Wendell Moore Park
Briar Hill Park
Schamback Park at Westport
Peggy E. Baker Park

Please contact the Parks & Recreation Department to find an available shelter for your next function!