Larry Cox Senior Center

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
sely@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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CENTER DETAILS
• center for senior adults
• playground
• tennis court
• meeting room
• adjacent to Edgewood Park
RIDE THE BUS TO THIS CENTER
katRoute 22 - 5 min. walk
Broadway at Claiborne Place

City Council District: 4
Larry Cox Senior Center

3109 Ocoee Trail
Knoxville, TN 37917
865-546-1700

North Knoxville  


Directions: From I-40, Take the US-441 N/BROADWAY exit- EXIT 389A. Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto N BROADWAY ST/US-441/TN-33. Turn RIGHT onto EDGEWOOD Turn LEFT onto ACKER ST NE. Turn RIGHT onto OCOEE TRL. End at 3109 Ocoee Trl Knoxville, TN 37917-3233, US.

Larry Cox Staff
Center Leader staff Pam Mitchell.


Walking Program Picture: Seniors
The Larry Cox Senior Center Hiking Club hikes a different trail each month.


Larry Cox Senior Center received a renovation and 960-square-foot addition in 2012. The addition includes new formal entrance, new restrooms, a lobby/gathering area, and an employee office. What once served as a gym was converted into a community room by with lowering of the ceiling and floor and window replacement. The previous restrooms were converted into a large storage room. The existing kitchen received a full renovation. The former entrance to the center was turned into a back patio.


HOURS OF OPERATION

The operating hours for the Larry Cox Senior Center typically consist of Monday-Friday (8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.). If you have a questions about changes in hours, programs or center availability, please contact each center specifically.


RECREATION CENTER SCHEDULE

Are you interested in knowing what is going on at Larry Cox this month? Click below for a printable version of this month’s program calendar!
December [PDF]

Additional Center Program Fliers
Monday Night Country Dance (donation required) [PDF]
Thursday Night Ballroom Dance - $4 [PDF]


HISTORY OF THE CENTER

Larry Cox is a former City Councilman (1984 to 2003) with deep ties to North Knoxville.  Larry is a Fulton High School graduate and has connected youth to recreational baseball, basketball, cheerleading, football, and softball through his role in the Knoxville Falcons Youth Sports organization for decades. 


RULES AND REGULATIONS IN CITY RECREATION CENTERS

The following are prohibited in city recreation centers:

1) Possession of firearms and weapons
2) Possession of drugs, alcohol, or any elicit substance
3) Smoking or use of tobacco products
4) Gambling
5) Use of profanity
6) Fighting
7) Dunking or hanging on rims of basketball goals
8) Pets
9) Only indoor court shoes allowed (ex: tennis shoes or non-marking soles)

Violation of these rules or any other rules set by individual centers may result in suspension from this center and others. Suspension terms will be set by each center.