Community Center

COVID-19 Update: Community Center Closed Through April 12

The Community Center will be closed from Monday, March 16, through Sunday, April 12. All Community Center programs, events, and classes are also canceled during that period.
If you need to speak with a staff member, please call 703-248-5027 (TTY711) between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or email
We appreciate your patience as Recreation and Parks staff go through all scheduled classes and rentals to determine makeup schedules/cancellations and refunds. We do plan to get in touch with the rosters of each class with further details.

The Falls Church City Community Center, Kenneth R. Burnett Building,  is an award-winning recreation facility located adjacent to Cherry Hill Park and in the heart of the city.

The Community Center is the perfect place to play basketball, volleyball, tennis, table tennis or pool; or to walk, take a class, or just enjoy time with family, friends, and neighbors.


It is home to the Senior Center and Teen Center.

Community Center Flowers


The Community Center offers preschool in a bright and stimulating room designed and furnished specifically for young children. Preschoolers ages 5 and under are entertained and educated by dedicated staff members.


The Community Center boasts a full-size gymnasium with a 6-hoop basketball court, a volleyball court, and shuffleboard court.

Open Gym Hours

A gym user fee of $3 is charged to nonresident adults ages 19 and older. The gym is free for all other users. Call the Gym Hotline at 703-248-5077 (TTY 711) for up-to-date hours. Open gym hours are also posted here.

Multipurpose Rooms

The center also has several multipurpose rooms the public can rent for receptions, meetings, parties, and classes.


For catered events, a full-service kitchen is available for set-up, cooking, and warming foods. The facility is fully accessible to persons with disabilities.