James A. Henderson Playground and The Luckey Climber

Playground Areas
The playground features the following areas:

• Toddler Area (ages 6 months -2 years)

• Preschool Area (ages 2 - 5 years)

• School Age Area (ages 5 - 12 years)

Playground Rules
We ask that all parents and children follow these simple rules when visiting The Commons Playground:


• Shoes must be ON

• NO food or drink

• NO rough play or running

• NO high heels on play surface

•The playgound is under video surveillance

The playground is UNSUPERVISED – parents and caregivers are responsible for their children.

Birthday Party Rules

  • No helium balloons
  • No open flame. This includes birthday candles.
  • Signs, Banners, Posters, Pinatas, or any other decorative signage may not be hung from the walls, windows, columns, tables or playground surface.
  • Tables must remain in their set location and are not to be moved.
  •  No more than 2 tables and eight chairs are to be used per party. 
  •  The Commons does not reserve tables and chairs for parties that are not a scheduled rental.
  • Tables and chairs in the mezzanine level on the second floor are not available if an Upper Level reservation is scheduled. 

    Field Trips

For groups visiting The Commons on a field trip, we ask that you please contact The Commons office at (812)376-2681 at least one week prior to the scheduled field trip day to advise us of the date, estimated arrival time and group size. Access and use of the playground is complimentary. 


Please report any broken equipment or playground hazards to The Commons office, (812) 376-2681.

Playground Hours:
Monday-Thursday 7:00a-9:00p
Friday & Saturday 7:00a-10:00p
Sunday 10:00a-8:00p