Recreation News


Holiday hours

The TRC will be open special hours during the holiday season.

Holiday hours are:

• Dec. 24 -- 5 a.m. to noon

• Dec. 25 -- Closed

• Dec. 31 -- 5 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Jan. 1 -- 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for Fitness on the First

Winter Break Camp -- Week 2

The Tallmadge Recreation Center is hosting a Youth Day Camp for children ages 5 through 13 over Winter Break. Week 2 of camp will be offered Dec. 30 and Jan. 2 and 3. Camp will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day with before- and after-camp activities available. This supervised day camp includes organized games, crafts, field trips, movies and use of the soccer field and basketball courts. Lunch will be provided. Cost is $13 per child per day for residents and $20 per child per day for non-residents. The final day to register for the second week of camp and before and after camp activities is Dec. 26.

Before and after camp activities are available as early as 6:30 a.m. and as late as 6:30 p.m. Morning and afternoon snacks will be provided. Cost for both before and after camp activities is $11 per child per day for residents and $13 per child per day for non-residents. Cost for either before care or after care is $8 per child per day for residents and $10 per child per day for non-residents.

Men's basketball leagues

A men's basketball league for ages 18 and older will be offered Monday nights, beginning Jan. 6. The league includes eight games plus playoffs for the top four teams. Cost is $475 per team and includes referee fees. Registration forms plus $100 non-refundable deposit are due by Dec. 30 to reserve a spot in the league. Payment is due in full prior to the first game.

Fitness on the First

The TRC will be open on New Year's Day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., to help members get a jump start on their fitness resolutions. All members are encouraged to take a friend, ages 18 and older, to try the facility free of charge. Guests must take a photo ID and sign a participation waiver upon entrance.

Princess Parade

Girls ages 3 through 5 are invited to don their favorite princess costumes for the Princess Parade Jan. 10 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the TRC. The day includes princess-themed games, crafts and stories and ends with a regal parade around the track. Cost is $5 for residents and $7 for non-residents. Register in person or online by Jan. 3.

For more information or to register, contact the Tallmadge Recreation Center at 330-634-2349 or visit The TRC is located at 46 N. Munroe Road.

A complete listing of TRC activities will appear in future Express issues or can be viewed online at or at

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