December 24, 25, 31
Pool hours will vary throughout the year. Please contact the Recreation Center Office for current hours.
This schedule is subject to change and Recreation Center users are advised there may be an unexpected closure of facilities due to maintenance needs, schedule conflicts, etc. Users are advised to verify the availability of facilities by calling: Recreation Center: 231-843-5543, WSCC Switchboard: 231-845-6211, or 1-800-848-9722, ext. 5543 (Rec Center)
Your Guide to Recreation at WSCC
The West Shore Community College Recreation Center is a state of the art facility, featuring a swimming pool, hot tub, Wellness Center, racquetball, free-weight room, gymnasium, and men’s and women’s locker rooms.
We are a community-focused recreation center offering an atmosphere where individuals of all ages and abilities can engage in physical wellness.
The wellness center is equipped with aerobic circuit weight training and several pieces of cardiovascular equipment, as well as a free weight room. All new members are encouraged to schedule an orientation session before using the Wellness Center.
Our 25 Meter Swimming Pool is maintained at approximately 84 degrees, with a handicap access chair. Additionally, we have a whirlpool in the swimming area maintained at approximately 104 degrees.
The Rec Center regularly sponsors events such as basketball leagues and volleyball tournaments. We also have equipment available for use including racquetball racquets, volleyballs, basketballs, and floor hockey.
We have an array of fitness class offerings including; a fitness ball class, total body fitness, and Werq dance. For more information on classes please give us a call.
Recreation Center Fees & Rental
Senior (60+) $5
*Family daily fee covers a family up to five (5) members. Any additional member is $5. No charge for children under age 5.
Membership Year 4 mo 1 mo
Individual $315 $160 $45
Family $435 $220 $70
Senior (60+) $200 $100 $30
Non-WSCC Student $50
*All family memberships cover a family of up to five (5) members. Please inquire about additional costs at the Recreation Center office.
RENT THE CENTER
Whether it’s for a birthday party, a practice, or simply a team-building exercise, the rec center facilities are available to be reserved. Please contact Noah Dodson @ 843-5909 or Julie Page Smith @ 843-5949 for all facility rental information.
Lap Swim & Water Exercise
Reservations are required for lap swim/water exercise. Only current members who have provided us with an active email address will be able to receive an email invitation for the self-service portal. Click HERE to book a session. All other patrons, please contact the Recreation Center Office at 231-843-5543.
Group Fitness Classes
It is our pleasure to offer classes that provide you and your family with opportunities to learn, grow, and get active. Group fitness classes enable you to improve the quality of your life through movement and exercise in a fun group setting.
These classes are fee-based and designed to serve individuals with physical or personal goals that do not require college credit. You do not need to be a credit student and there is no application process. There are no transcripts or grades and classes are available to anyone who registers with us.
To register, click here. Then select Group Fitness Classes at the Rec Center from the left hand side. Your enrollment fees are what keep this program going. Thank you!
To view the Group Fitness class schedule, click here.
During the fall and winter semesters, students may enroll in Aerobic Conditioning & Weight Training (PED 100) and receive one credit. The class consists of a four-month program in the Wellness Center and is designed to improve total fitness. Students will be responsible for scheduling a 2.5 hour group orientation session with a Recreation Center staff member. The orientation includes health and fitness assessments, a demonstration on the exercise equipment and development of an individualized exercise program. Following the orientation, students will meet course requirements through an open schedule. The class may be elected two times for a total of two credits.
Contact The Recreation Center Office with any questions or help at 231.843.5543.