In keeping with the mission and holistic approach of the Salvation Army, The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center provides opportunities that facilitate positive, life-changing experiences through: arts, athletics, personal development, spiritual discovery and community service.

The Salvation Army Kroc Center's facilities, programs and services bridge the gap between potential and opportunity for children and adults, strengthens individuals and families, and enriches the lives of seniors.

Education and Lifelong Learning at the Salvation Army Kroc Center, Ashland, Ohio


Get Movin' Walkers

Monday-Friday, 7:30AM-1PM

Walk outside on the path encircling the Center or in the Field House or Fun Zone. Inside walkers, please complete the emergency information form at the Welcome Center.

Knitting & Crocheting Circle

Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 9-11AM

Our dear June Metcalf built a lasting family of knitters and crocheters who all work together to teach, learn and grow from one another. Bring your projects, no matter what charity or purpose. Beginners are especially welcome!

ABLE - Adult Basic Literacy Education

Cost: FREE

Registration is required.

ABLE offers help in the following areas: work readiness, post-secondary transitions, ESOL and GED preparation classes.

It's Bingo for Fun!

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7:30AM-1PM

A variety of items to choose from for each game one! Grab a friend and join us to play BINGO.

Kroc Peddlers

Thursdays, 9:30-11AM

Bring your spinning and weaving projects to the Kroc Center and have some fun!

Kroc Kard Klub

Thursdays, 10AM-NOON

Come join our stamping enthusiasts and learn a wide variety of ways to make your own greeting cards. Participants will take turns demonstrating materials and techniques used to make unique and attractive greeting cards for a variety of occasions. New card makers are welcome.

Writers Group

Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, Dec. 17 at 7:00PM

Instructor: Dr. JoAnn Shade, Gracednotes Ministries

This open group meets monthly to encourage those who enjoy writing in a variety of genres. Each session includes a short writing exercise and an opportunity to receive feedback on the written work if desired.


Wednesdays & Fridays 9:00AM

Tri-Ominos is a game like Dominoes, in that players are laying tiles that match up to other tiles in the play area, with the goal to get points and be rid of tiles. In Triominoes, the pieces are triangles with numbers that mat are matched on each side. Each triangle has 3 numbers at the points, so to place a piece next to it, it must match two numbers on the side.



Interested in learning more?

Stop in the Welcome Center or call 419.281.8001 to register today!