- a building or other place in which members of a community may gather for social, educational, or cultural activities.
Origin of community center
An Americanism dating back to 1910–15
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This fact appears clearly with reference to work carried on by the rural church by means of a community-center or parish house.Rural Problems of Today
Ernest R. Groves