FAQs

Contact our Department

  • Recreation Department 895 Miamisburg-Centerville Rd. 
  • Dayton, Ohio 45459 
  • Phone: (937) 433-0130 
What are the open swim hours?

Open Swim times may be found on our online calendar. Go to the recreation home page. Click on the link titled "Open Activity Calendar." When you enter the calendar, go to the select category option and click on open swim. Click go and select the day, week or month you wish to view.

Do I need to buy a membership to use your facility?

No. Anyone can use the Rec Center by purchasing a daily walk-in pass. The daily walk-in pass provides access to the facility for the date of purchase without having to purchase a membership. Daily walk-in fees are listed below. Residents need to bring in a picture ID with a current address to receive the resident rates.
$2.50 - Resident Youth/Senior Walk-In
$5.00 - Resident Adult Walk-In
$5.00 - Non Resident Youth/Senior Walk-In
$10.00 - Non Resident Adult Walk-In

When is the Rec Center open?

We are open Monday-Friday from 6am-9pm, Saturdays from 8am-5pm and Sundays from 1-5pm. 

When is Open Gym?

Open Gym times may be found on our online calendar. Go to the recreation home page. Click on the link titled "Open Activity Calendar." When you enter the calendar, go to the select category option and click on open gym. Click go and select the day, week or month you wish to view.

How do I purchase a pass?

We have a variety of pass/card types and entry options. Head to our pass page to see which option is right for you!

Can we fish in the ponds behind the recreation center?

Yes! Anyone under 15 may fish in the ponds without a license. If you are 16 or older you must have a fishing license with you at all times to fish in the ponds. Fishing licenses can be purchased through the Ohio Division of Wildlife website

Do you supply towels, locks or other personal items?

We have lockers that patrons may use during their visit. We do not provide towels or locks. Please remember to remove all items from the locker at the end of the day. 

Is there a fee to use the trail at Countryside Park, located behind the recreation center?

There is no fee to use any part of Countryside Park.

Do you have a Wifi connection?

Yes, Washington Township offers wifi access to all of our patrons. Wifi access is free, and available at the Recreation Center or RecWest.

Do passholders receive any discounts?

Yes! Complete Pass Holders receive a discount on classes and programs. 

Can the A-frame in Countryside Park be rented?

Yes! Residents of Washington Township/Centerville are welcome to rent the A-frame by calling us at 937-433-0130.

Do you have a family changing room?

Yes, we have one changing area in the lifeguard room. This room has a shower only.

Do you offer Lifeguard or CPR Training classes for the public?

Yes! The Recreation Center does offer Certified Red Cross Lifeguard Classes. For upcoming classes, please visit our aquatics page and follow us on Facebook

May I register for classes/programs over the phone?

Absolutely! Give us a call at 937-433-0130 and we can get you registered. 

How do I obtain a username and password for online registration?
If you are a resident of Centerville/Washington Township, it's easiest to visit us in person at the Rec Center. Please make sure to bring proof of residency with you so you can receive the resident discount. 

If you are a non-resident, you can sign up for a username and password on our registration page
What is your refund policy?

Visit our Policies & Refunds page for that information. 

How can I find out more information on the WTRC Sharks Swim Team?

The swim team may be contacted through the following contact:
Head Coach Evan Mulliken at evanmulliken1@gmail.com

www.wtrcsharks.net

Where can I find upcoming program registrations?

All of our registered programs can be found on WebTrac, which is our registration software. You can also view the latest version of our activity guide, which is on our homepage