Creativity & Growth

Contact our Department

  • Rec West Enrichment Center 965 Miamisburg-Centerville Rd. 
  • Dayton, Ohio 45459 
  • Phone: (937) 433-0130 


Check here for programs that nurture your creativity & inspire your mind. Descriptions cover activities held on a regular basis throughout the year

Art & Creative Expression Classes

Watercolor Painting - For those wanting to explore their creativity and artistic talent, nationally recognized artist and instructor Nita Leland teaches Watercolor Painting on Wednesday from 1-3p

Craft & Chat - Painting on Wednesday from 10-11a in the art room. 

Nature Chats

Naturalist Katy Lucas from the Centerville-Washington Park District leads Nature Chat at the center, bringing the outdoors and its inhabitants indoors with informative and entertaining presentations every other month. 

Books, Videos & Book Club

Our bookshelves are a Library Minibranch, with a wide selection of new and classic books and videos, thanks to the Washington-Centerville Public Library. Librarian Felicia Brock leads our monthly Book Club discussion on the first Wednesday at 1 pm.

Civic Discussions

Participants gather to discuss world affairs every Tuesday at 10 am.

Every month brings new offerings listed on the calendar found on the Enrichment Center's What's New for You web page.