Facility Rentals/Programming/Event Updates


  • Available to all members 18 years of age and older. Masks are required. Users are required to sanitize the chair BEFORE and AFTER use.  Limited to a maximum of 30 minutes per use. Maximum of 2 patrons permitted in the room at any time.



  • The Golf Simulator is now open!  Call 440-838-4522 to make a reservation. No drop-ins are permitted at this time.  Max 4 patrons per reservation.  Masks are required.  All patrons must bring their own equipment and sharing of equipment not permitted. 



  • Select food and beverage vending machines are available. Patrons are required to sanitize any surface of the vending machine they touch before and after use. Gym wipes will be provided. Game equipment and machines on the lower level are closed.


AREA REMAINING CLOSED FOR THE TIME BEING: Child Watch, Game Room, Meeting Rooms, Multi-Purpose Rooms (not being used for fitness equipment), group cycling room, and the auxiliary gymnasium.  The only exception for use of any of these facilities will be for department scheduled programs or activities.



JAZZERCISE: Jazzercise classes are available! Contact: duojazz@yahoo.com.  


BODY SCULPTING: Body Sculpting classes are available! Contact: www.flexcity.com



Silver Sneakers Cardio M/W/F: 9am - 9:45am 

Silver Sneakers Classic M/W/F: 10:15am - 11:15am  

  • Classes will be limited to the first 40 participants.  
  • All classes will be held in the Auxiliary Gymnasium.
  • Social distancing is required. 
  • Masks are required except while you are actively participating in exercise.       
  • Participants should enter the facility no more than 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time and must exit promptly when class ends.  There is no congregating permitted. 
  • If equipment is used, participants must sanitize it before and after use using the Gym Wipes provided.
  • Chairs will be sanitized by custodial staff after each class.
  • Participants are asked to review the “Patron Protocols” for the facility listed above and available online at www.bhrec.org prior to visiting.


GROUP EXERCISE PASSES: We will be working to bring the group exercise classes back as soon as possible.  As we build the class offering back up, we initially will not be able to offer as wide of a variety of classes as we did previously.       As a result, we have issued a household credit for all Broadview Heights Group Exercise Passes at this time.  Group Ex patrons can use the household credit for future Group Ex classes or anything else offered by the Parks and Recreation Department.       If you prefer a refund, you can complete a refund request form online at www.bhrec under the “forms” tab.         


COMMUNITY EVENTS:  All events have been cancelled/postponed through 11/1/2020 with the exception of the Community Garage Sale on Saturday, September 12th.  Please note: There will be NO sales on the city campus this year.


JUMPSTART SPORTS: Jumpstart Sports is for children in pre - k to 6th grade. To register for classes please head to www.jumpstartsports.com. For questions email info@jumpstartsports.com

  • ONLINE Fit Kidz Wellness Program - 9/21-10/11 and 11/9-11/30.
  • Volleyball - 9/22-10/27 from 5:30pm-7:30pm for grades 1-6.
  • Hoop Stars and Little Hoop Stars Basketball - 9/21-10/26 from 5:30pm-7:30pm depending on age           for preschoolers to grade 2.
  • Preschool Multisports - 9/17-10/15 9:30am-10:15am depending on age. Ages 2.5-5 years.
  • Tee ball - 9/9-10/7 from 5:30pm-6:30pm for ages 3-4.
  • Rookie League Baseball - 9/9-10/7 from 6:30pm-7:30pm for ages 5-6.
  • Hummingbirds Soccer - 9/12-10/17 from 1:00pm-3:00pm for ages 3-4.


PERSONAL TRAINING:  Are you ready to take your personal training to the next level? Just want to start working out and learn the basics? Prescription Fitness has you covered no matter where you are at with your fitness level. They offer one on one, private discreet training all the way to group exercise workouts. If you are ready to become the best you, head over to www.prescription-fitness.com or call 440-552-6729. See you at the top! 


SEPTEMBER 2020 FITNESS ORIENTATIONS - Free to Recreation Center Members. 

Thursday, September 10th or 24th at 6PM.

Sign up for a free fitness orientation with Prescription Fitness in the fitness center!

Offered to all ages. All children ages 12 to 14 MUST complete the course prior to using the fitness center. Children age 12 must be directly supervised by an adult while using the facility after completing the course. To register, contact Prescription Fitness at info@prescription-fitness.com OR sign up at the front desk. Please email your name & phone number & requested date and time. There is no free weight use for patrons under 15 years of age. 

AQUATICS: Private/Semi Private/Small Group Swim Lessons

We will soon be offering private (one on one) semi private (two students) and small group (up to four students) swimming lessons. You must purchase a five pack of lessons, then contact the Aquatics Manager Amanda Hutcheson at Ahutcheson@broadview-heights.org to setup your lesson times. Fees will include a 5 pack of 30 minute lessons.       Pass sales will begin soon.       You can contact the Aquatics Manager now to express interest and be added to a contact list.  More information will be available as soon as possible at www.bhrec.org


ARCHERY: We have partnered with Parma Armory to offer discounted archery lessons and indoor shooting range for our past students and current members. Anyone who has taken an archery lesson with us in the past, or any current Recreation Center member can take advantage of the discounts listed below. Whether you are new to the sport, or a seasoned veteran, if you are looking to sharpen your skills, look no further than the Parma Armory indoor range and lessons led by Robert Schaefer. Proof of enrollment in previous Broadview Center lessons or current membership is needed. This can be emailed by calling the front desk at 440-838-4523 or stopping in.  Location: 5301 Hauserman Road. Call Parma Armory to register for classes at 216-242-6717.

Benefits include: Introduction to Archery Mini Lesson, all equipment included – 20% off, $24 per person, Advanced, 1-hour private archery lesson – 61% off, $45 per person. 1-hour practice range and equipment included, Advanced, 2-hour private archery lesson – 50% off, $90 per person. 2-hour practice range and equipment included, Open archery practice – 50% off, $8 per person, $5 equipment rental, Introduction to archery 6 hour program, 3-student max, by appointment – 59% off, $120 per person, two additional hours of open practice and equipment rental free, Introduction to Advanced Archery 4 hour program, appoint only, 2-student maximum – 48% off, $140 per student,  Two additional hours of open practice and equipment rental free, Family group introduction to archery program – 59% off, minimum 3 people, 6 hour program. $120 per person for the first 3 people, $90 per person for additional 3 people. All equipment included.


TENNIS: Tennis program for kids ages 7 to 16 held in Broadview Heights. All lessons will be held on the tennis courts at “The Fields” sports complex in Broadview Heights located at 8938 Broadview Road. Participation is open to students of novice skill levels. Any rain outs will be made up on October 8th only. Min 6, Max 8. Class is taught by Chris Willman. Participants must wear a mask during class. Thursdays: 9/3-10/1 (rain makeup date 10/8 only)

Ages 7-11 - 5:00PM-6:00PM (SOLD OUT), Ages 12-16 - 6:00PM-7:00PM

Fees per session: Member $70, Resident $75, Non-Resident $85


ROBOTHINK STEM CLASSES: RoboThink is an exciting new STEM Edu-tainment Program for K-8. Our innovative robotics kit allows young students to use sensors, motors and electronics to build cool robots without dealing with small pieces, screwdrivers or soldering. Learn how to code the robots and create games using visual programming! Our robotics kits & software are exclusive to RoboThink and can't be found anywhere else. At RoboThink, your imagination is the limit!  

Register online at https://www.bizzflo.com/Music-Education/RoboThink-Greater-Cleveland/classes. Ages 6-12, Saturdays:  9AM - 11 AM. 8-Week Fall Session: September 12th through October 31st.  8-Week Winter Session: January 9th through February 27th.


FACILITY RENTALS: We are currently honoring reservations for select small group corporate rentals only at this time (25-person max.).  If you are interested in a future rental, you can complete an online facility rental request at www.bhrec.org.  All other facility rental contracts are not currently being approved but we are accepting requests so that we can process these once rentals become available.  For questions, please contact Recreation Manager, Ryan Meyer, at 440-717-4019 or Rmeyer@broadview-heights.org.









TENNIS COURTS: Re-opened on Tuesday, May 26th.  Guidelines, mandates and safety signage are posted.  Maximum capacity inside the tennis court fencing is 10.  Wear a mask or face covering when entering courts or interacting in close proximity to others.   


OUTDOOR PICKLEBALL: Pickleball is available at the outdoor tennis courts at select times and new guidelines for safe play have been posted.  Maximum capacity inside the tennis court fencing is 10.  Wear a mask or face covering when entering courts or interacting in close proximity to others.  Nets are available in the storage box at the courts: T/TH 9am to Noon and M/W 6pm to 8pm.   


PLAYGROUNDS ARE OPEN! While playgrounds are now open, families are asked to follow the guidelines below provided by the Ohio Department of Health and the Cuyahoga County Board of Health.   The Parks and Recreation Department will sanitize playgrounds weekly.  

• PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING – Stay 6’ apart (about 2 arms’ length) and avoid congregating.

• WASH YOUR HANDS OR USE HAND SANITIZER – Bring hand sanitizer and use before entering the playground and immediately after use of playground. 


• FOOD & BEVERAGES – Please do not bring food or beverages to the playground.



RESTROOM FACILITIES: A restroom is available at “The Fields” maintenance building M-F when full time staff are scheduled, typically 7:30am to 3:30pm.  The restroom building at the playground on the City Campus is available M-F 8AM to 7PM and weekends 8AM TO 3PM.  There are portable restroom units available at The Fields and on the City Campus.   



• Masks are required when outdoors and unable to consistently maintain a distance of six feet or more from individuals who are not members of their household.

• Athletic fields and basketball courts are currently closed, except for Parks and Recreation Department programming.

• The ODH is requiring that individuals must at all times or as much as reasonably possible, maintain social distancing of 6 feet from any other person with the exception of family or household members.  

• All public and private gatherings of any number of people occurring outside a single household or living unit are prohibited, with the exception of household or family members. 

• Any gatherings of 10 people or more is prohibited. 

• Stay home if you are sick and practice good hygiene. Wash your hands after touching surfaces. Avoid touching your face. Sneeze or cough into a tissue or the inside of your elbow. Place garbage in trash receptacles.