Community Hall/EMO Centre

At the heart of life in Kingsport is the Lloyd Memorial Centre

The building was donated to the KCA by June (Lloyd) Barkhouse and George Barkhouse.   It was renovated by volunteers and has become the center of community life.

It hosts:

    • Community Events, Meetings and Fundraisers
    • Craft and other interest Groups
    • Kingsport Fitness and Wellness Programs
    •  Events such as Weddings, Showers, Birthday Parties, and Family Reunions
  • Gala Day Events and Displays


Residents of the area are welcome to rent this facility for private functions. The building has a fully equipped kitchen  and a great room. It is an excellent space for a small wedding, private party, musical event, or meeting.

Contact Liz Huyer to book the Lloyd Memorial Centre,  phone 902-698-2164 or email




EMO Center

The Lloyd Community center is a designated EMO Comfort Center during times of emergency in the Kingsport and Medford area.

During times of emergency, the comfort center will be open from 8 AM to 8 PM. It is a heated space that provides washroom facilities, food and drink and a place to keep warm. Users will be able to recharge electronic devises. It does not provide overnight access.