Berea Recreation Center

Updated: July 8, 2020

Per the new order from Governor Mike DeWine and the Ohio Department of Health, effective Wednesday, July 8th at 6:00pm individuals who wish to enter the Berea Recreation Center must wear a mask or facial covering. Remember that this is mandated by Governor Mike DeWine and the Ohio Department of Health for the safety of all. Thank you for your cooperation and courtesy to other members and our staff as we work through this together.

Facial coverings are required when:

  * Entering and exiting the Berea Recreation Center

  * In all common areas of the building

  * Using the indoor track.

  * Moving from one piece of equipment to another

  * Walking to and from the pool

  * Going to and from exercise classes

Facial coverings are not required when:

  * On exercise equipment that you are using

  * Participating in exercise classes as long as 6 feet of social    distancing is maintained

  * In the water at the pool

For a complete list of the reopening guidelines, Click Here


Our team is really excited to welcome all our members back to the Berea Rec!  We will reopen at 8am on Monday, June 29, 2020. 

We are committed to providing our members and staff the safest environment possible as we reopen within the parameters set forth by the Ohio Department of Health and Ohio Governor’s office. 

See you soon!

Thank You - Berea Rec Team

Berea Recreation Center

Berea Recreation Center

The City of Berea’s Department of Recreation is a multifaceted organization geared toward giving all of our community members and neighbors the opportunity to remain active and healthy no matter what stage of life you are in.

We pride ourselves on providing high-quality services for a wide range of community needs. Our Recreation Center is a 32,000 sq. ft. facility with pool, sauna, two weight rooms, cardio equipment, fitness studios, racquetball court, basketball courts, indoor track and more.

Please stop in to see the facility for yourself.  

Wednesday, Member Drop In Policy

Until further notice, only members are permitted in the Berea Recreation Center

Please note that Wednesdays from 1-9pm are “Member and Resident Drop-In Only Times at the Berea Recreation Center.” This new policy will be in affect from November 1st thru April 30th. Proof of residency is required for all drop-in guests.

It is our goal to provide these two groups with more time and space to workout, play basketball, and enjoy the Recreation Center! Resident guest passes are $7 for ages 18-59, $5 for ages 15-17, $3 for ages 8-14, and $2.00 for seniors 60 and over. Children under 8 years of age are FREE, but must be accompanied by an adult.

Additional Berea Recreation Department Policies: Click Here

  1. Berea Recreation Center

    Physical Address
    451 Front Street
    Berea, OH 44017


    Phone: 440-826-5890

  2. Activity/Rain-out Hotline

    Phone: 440-234-6020

  3. Marty Compton

    Recreation Director
    Phone: 440-826-5890

  4. Keith Wilson

    Assistant Director, Sports Commissioner
    Phone: 440-382-8570

  5. Guy Turner

    Assistant Director, Building and Grounds
    Phone: 440-971-6492

  6. Carol Roman

    Aquatics Supervisor & Program Coordinator
    Phone: 440-826-5890

  7. Lori Jakobsky

    Recreation Administrator
    Phone: 440-826-5890

  8. Megan Reilly

    Personal Trainer
    Phone: 440-668-7859