January 2023 Newsletter

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Group Exercise Classes in Broadview Heights!

We are offering 160 classes with the purchase of a new annual membership. Please note that you DO NOT automatically receive these passes unless you have purchased a membership after September 6th. We also sell classes in packs of 5 or 15 classes. To purchase a pass, please head over to www.bhrec.org/register and log in. You can also start the membership form online. As always, you may reserve your spot online or just drop in. Please stop at the desk to check in and then head to your class.

You will find our current Group Exercise schedule HERE. You will also find descriptions and more info about our classes. We have expanded our offerings: 6AM HIIT class on Mondays & Wednesdays and 9:15am classes on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays

SilverSneakers / Renew Active Classes

Did you know that you don’t have to be a member of SilverSneakers or Renew Active to take a class? A group exercise pass is required to take these classes without a SilverSneakers or Renew Active membership. 

Register or Buy a Pass Here

Etiquette Class

Children ages 8 and up will learn to set a table from start to finish, table manners and etiquette, American style of dining, continental style or dining, proper introductions, posture, the napkin, please and thank you, dining conversation, proper way to utilize utensils, passing the food and complimenting the chef.

Saturday, February 4th

Burntwood Tavern

11:00am - 1:00pm

$60 per student

Learn more about Dance

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!

FITNESS ORIENTATIONS - Free to Recreation Center Members.

Sign up for a free fitness orientation with Prescription Fitness in the fitness center or via email.

Offered to all ages. We recommend that children 13-14 years old complete the course prior to using the fitness center. Children 12 and under are NOT permitted in the fitness center. To register, contact Prescription Fitness at info@prescription-fitness.com OR sign up at the table in the fitness center. Please email your name, phone number & requested date and time.

Aquatics and Swim Lessons

Youth Swim Lessons:

Saturday Session: February 25th - April 1st

T/Th PM Sessions: February 7th - February 23rd

Registration begins on 2/11 (Saturday) & 1/26 (T/Th)

Blue Thunder Swim Team: January 10th -26th

  • 5-9 years old 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • 10-14 years old 7:35 -8:35pm

For more info about any of our Aquatic classes, please click HERE

You can find our other American Red Cross Classes like First Aid/CPR/AED and Babysitter Training HERE

Contact Ursula at Udrinko@broadview-heights.org for more information on any of these programs or visit us at www.bhrec.org/register to sign up.


Youth Golf Lessons

Youth Golf Lessons for kids ages 7-16 will be held at the Broadview Heights Indoor Golf Simulator. No rainouts, great learning environment! Participants will receive instruction on the basics of the golf swing, and the rules and etiquette of the game. Children should bring a water bottle and clubs if they have them. We have clubs available for those that don't have a set. Each participant will also receive a gift certificate for 4 free hours on the golf simulator included in the lesson price. This will be automatically loaded onto the household Sessions run once per week for five weeks. Class maximum 6.

Register HERE!

Wednesdays: 4:00pm-5:00pm

January 11th - February 8th

February 22nd - March 22nd

Saturdays: 9:00am-10:00am

January 14th - February 11th

February 25th - March 25th


Member $80, Non-Member $90

Intro to Archery

The goal of our introductory archery course is to provide students of all ages instruction on how to shoot as safely as possible; as correctly as possible according to well established professional standards; and as accurately as age, physicality and available equipment will allow. Our archery class boosts ability, confidence, respect and discipline…and they are great fun. Classes are taught by Robert Schaefer and John Pfoh. Both of whom hold USA Archery Level 1 and Level 2 Instructor certifications. Class meets once per week for 5 weeks in our Auxiliary Gym.  

The first class of the session takes place in our meeting room to review safety information. All equipment will be provided. Maximum 8.  

Classes held on Mondays based on age group. 

February 20th - March 20th

8-12 yrs: 5:00 - 6:00pm*

13-17yrs: 6:10 - 7:10pm* 

18 yrs+: 7:20-8:20pm*

*The first class in the session is held at 6:00pm for ALL AGES to review safety rules, equipment, correct shooting form, and more. This is a mandatory class for all students and parents of minors. 

Fees: Members $65, Non Members $75

Bypass the Line! Click the button below to apply for a membership online and upload the required documents. You will be contacted within 5 business days to confirm your application and documents as well as discuss the next steps. If you would like to convert your old membership into a new one, request a refund first HERE.

Membership Form

Minecraft Engineering using LEGO® Materials: Ages 6-11 years old

Venture into the world of Minecraft in our unique LEGO® experience. Get ready to build your base, craft your tools, use your Minecart to harvest raw resources, and battle to stop the Ender Dragon from ending the world. Come explore the endless possibilities of LEGO® with a trained Play-Well instructor.

Saturdays 10:00 am - 11:00 am 

January 21st - February 25th

Fees: $125

Play-Well Registration

The Knight School Elementary Chess

Ages: 6-14 years old

This isn't your grandpa's boring old chess club, this is your official chess team and chess pizza party! We have created tons of super-fun teaching methods, including fast, action-packed chess games, puzzlers for prizes, hilarious lessons, "tactics bands" kids can collect, and much more! Whether you're brand new to chess or already a pro, there's plenty to love as we laugh and learn and play our way to becoming devastatingly good at chess!

In this kid-centered classroom environment, we teach our kids every cool trick, strategy, and tactic in chessdom and our kids soon learn to love and master chess, their classroom, sports, and their home lives as well!

Thursdays 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Fees: $225


Have a Birthday Party in Broadview Heights!

Looking for a fun place to host your birthday party? Rent a room or host a swim party at the Broadview Heights Community and Recreation Center.

We offer pool party packages for groups up to 50 people. Party packages include use of a room with a refrigerator, microwave and sink, and pool use when available. Party packages are booked in two hour blocks and start at $110 for a small group of up to 25 people or start at $220 for a medium group of up to 50 people.

In addition to our party packages we also offer facility rentals for parties, family gatherings, business meetings, showers and more. Small rooms seat up to 25 people and start at $25 per hour, medium rooms seat up to 50 and start at $40 per hour. Minimum of 2 hours per rental.

Please click HERE to learn more about our rooms. To book a room, click HERE or for information on availability contact Ryan at 440-717-4019 or Rmeyer@broadview-heights.org.

Batting Cage Rental

We have a batting cage installed in the Auxiliary Gym. It's 12' high x 14' wide x 70' long. An L screen is provided so that hitters can be pitched balls. Click the Online Facility Rental button below.

Cost per Hour: Member $50, Resident $60, Non-Resident $70

Online Facility Rental Form

We Are Hiring!!

Lifeguards/Water Safety Instructors: Positions are available for evenings/weekends, and for primarily weekday/day shift. We are conducting an Open Interview and mini swim clinic for anyone interested. See the flyer below. 

Apply here 

Employees receive a FREE membership to the Recreation Center!

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