Examples of community programs operating at The Beacon.

Partner Community Programs

Many of our tenant partners facilitate programs that are open to the community. Below is a list of current programs and contact information for ongoing programs.

After School Boxing

Join the South Bend Police Athletic League at The Beacon for free boxing training – open to all ages!

  • Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
  • 5p-6p for ages 7 – 12yrs old
  • 6p-7:30p for ages 13yrs – adult

For more information contact Lieutenant Dave Herron at (574) 235-7507

South Bend Police Athletic League Facebook Page

*The boxing program is in coordination with the South Bend Community School Corp. schedule and does not run on snow days, summer breaks, winter breaks, spring breaks, etc.


A mixture of tennis and racquetball – no prior experience required – all ages welcome!

  • Summer Schedule: Thursdays 9a-11a
  • Fall Schedule: Mondays 9:30a-11:30a; Thursdays 9a-11a
  • Cost: $5 to play

Table Tennis

Table Tennis coaching from Olympic-level coach Dan Seemiller at the South Bend Table Tennis Club!

  • Schedule: Thursdays 5p-9p, Saturday & Sundays 2p-6pCost:
  • $7/visit for non-members

For more details and membership information contact (574) 261-4545


Riverside Church meets in The Beacon's gymnasium next to the boxing rings every Sunday morning at 10:30a! Their mission is to follow Jesus, love people, and impact the world.

Riverside Church is currently hosting TOT TIME during the months of January and February. Visit their Facebook event page for more information!