Washington TownshipMontgomery County, Ohio

Reopening Responsibly

Reopening Responsibly 

At the Washington Township Rec Center, the health and safety of our community and staff is our number one priority. As we reopen our facility to the public, we are prepared to protect all those we serve through adapted operations and by following state guidelines. 

What's Opening & When?

Walking Track, Fitness Center, Aerobics Classes: On May 26, the fitness center, walking track and certain aerobics classes will be open to the public. Appointments are strongly encouraged, however you are welcome to walk in without an appointment until we reach our mandated state capacity.

Fitness Classes: On June 8, designated fitness classes will begin. Registration is happening now and class sizes are limited so register today!

Pools: On June 20, the pool will open to the public for lap swim and open swim by appointment only. The water slides and water features must remain closed until further notice. Initially, appointments will be available Monday-Friday from 6am-8am and 5pm-8:30pm. and on Saturdays & Sundays from 6am-8:30pm.

Rec'ing Crew: Summer Edition: On June 1, the Rec Center will operate 10 individual camp sites as part of our 
modified camp/youth care program. Participants will have designated homerooms, bathrooms and staffing.

Senior Transportation: On June 15, senior transportation will resume and the delivery of congregate meals will continue. 

Important Changes

Appointments are strongly encouraged to use the Rec Center at this time. Appointments can be made by registering online or calling 937-433-0130. The facility is operating at limited capacity due to state-mandated guidelines. If you arrive without an appointment and the facility is at capacity, we will schedule you for the next available opening.

Running on Track Schedule Appointment $0/CPH
$3/Residents
$2.50/Seniors
Walking on Track Schedule Appointment $0/CPH
$3/Residents
$2.50/Seniors
Weight Equipment Schedule Appointment $0/CPH
$3/Residents
$2.50/Seniors
Cardio Equipment Schedule Appointment $0/CPH
$3/Residents
$2.50/Seniors
 Fitness Classes Register for Class Prices Vary
  *Please note that refunds will not be given for missed appointments.
Pass holders will be charged a daily walk-in rate for missed appointments.
Missed appointments will not be rescheduled.


Access to the facility will be limited during the summer due to Rec'ing Crew: Summer Edition. To accommodate, we will offer extended hours beginning June 1 until at least August 14. Beginning June 1, we will be open 7 days a week from 6am-9pm to serve you. 

During the period of June 1-August 14, public use of the facility will be limited to the east wing of the main Rec Center, including an expanded fitness center, walking track, and aerobics classes in the large gym. The pool will reopen on June 20 however, it will remain closed 9am-4pm Monday-Friday. 

Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm, the main entrance of the Rec Center will remain closed. At your scheduled appointment time, please enter through the Atrium, east of the main entrance. Those new entrancerequiring an accessible entrance will continue using the main entrance. Do not enter the facility until your scheduled appointment. You will be asked to wait in your car if arriving early. 

Common areas remain closed. Only registered users will be permitted inside the building. Parents of minors will be asked to remain in their car if not actively participating. 

Countryside Park will be closed to the public June 1-August 14.

Registering for Appointments

Everyone is strongly encouraged to make an appointment to use the Rec Center. If you are a current pass holder, no fee will be charged when scheduling your appointment. At this time, non-pass holder use of the Rec Center is limited to residents of Centerville & Washington Township. 

Pass holders and residents will be able to register for appointments one week at a time. Registration will remain open until noon on the day prior to use. For example, if you want to walk on the track at 10am on Tuesday, you must register by noon on Monday. 

weight equipment You have four options to choose from when registering: running on the track, walking on the track, the cardio room or the weight room. The fitness center has been divided so that only weight equipment remains in that space. Cardio equipment is now in the auxiliary gym. If you want to use the weight equipment and the cardio equipment, you will need to register for two appointments


Running on Track Schedule Appointment $0/CPH
$3/Residents
$2.50/Seniors
Walking on Track Schedule Appointment $0/CPH
$3/Residents
$2.50/Seniors
Weight Equipment Schedule Appointment $0/CPH
$3/Residents
$2.50/Seniors
Cardio Equipment Schedule Appointment $0/CPH
$3/Residents
$2.50/Seniors
Fitness Classes Register for Class Prices Vary
 *Please note that refunds will not be given for missed appointments.
Pass holders will be charged a daily walk-in rate for missed appointments.
Missed appointments will not be rescheduled.


Enrichment Center members are provided access to the Rec Center's walking track, fitness center and Silver Sneakers fitness classes during regular business hours.

Everyone will be required to complete a health-assessment upon registering. 

What to Expect Upon Entering

All Recreation staff and vendors will be wearing face-coverings, except in those cases where it is unsafe for the individual or where industry regulations may prevent the wearing of face-coverings.
 
Face-coverings are recommended for everyone entering the facility, except in cases where it is unsafe for the individual. 

Recreation staff shall facilitate health screening questions and optional temperature screenings for everyone entering the facility.

Groups of more than 10 are not permitted. Social distancing is required of everyone in the facility. Family members are not required to practice social distancing as a group of 10 or less but must continue to socially distance from non-family members.

cardio equipmentAll facilities will be vigorously and routinely cleaned and disinfected throughout the day. Additionally, the center will close at 8am, noon, and 4pm for hourly cleanings. The entire facility will be deep cleaned nightly.

Restroom use will be restricted to one patron or family at a time. Bathrooms will be cleaned and disinfected every 2 hours and logged. 

In accordance with state recommendations, locker rooms are not available to the public at this time.

Water fountains and bottle filling stations will remain closed until further notice. Bottled water will be provided on request as a courtesy to guests until touch-less water bottle filling stations are installed. Vending machines will be closed.

What Remains Closed?

The Rec Center's climbing wall and gyms remain closed to the public at this time. This includes open gym. Contact sports are not permitted and staff continues to review state guidance for low/no contact sports classes and leagues. 

Common areas inside the Rec Center remain closed.

Rec West and the Enrichment Center remain closed to the public at least through August 16. Enrichment Center members are provided access to the Rec Center's walking track, fitness center and Silver Sneakers fitness classes while the Enrichment Center is closed.

Town Hall Theatre remains closed to the public at least through August 16

Countryside Park will be closed to the public from June 1-August 14.

Reservations for birthday parties and public rentals will not be permitted at least through August 16

All outdoor playgrounds, shelters, and music sculptures remain closed.