Rec Department

Euclid Recreation Programs

Start Smart Spring Sports Ages: 4-6 April 8th-April 29th | Wednesdays | 6:45-7:30 Residents $15 | Non- Residents $30   

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Volume 11, Issue 4, Posted 4:26 PM, 04.01.2020


Winter Basketball League (Ages 5-15) 

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Volume 10, Issue 11, Posted 4:14 PM, 11.11.2019

Memorial Park Improvements

Memorial Park has always been a destination for a variety of activities such as softball/baseball, tennis, soccer, swimming, basketball, gardening, a playground, and ice arena activities. Now there are even more reasons to come out and enjoy Memorial Park!

We are excited to announce that the park now includes dedicated pickleball courts and walking paths throughout.

In the spring of 2019, $30,000 in improvements to Serra field were completed. Among these renovations are new fencing, a resurfaced infield and the installation of an irrigation system.

The basketball courts behind the police station were sealed and repainted this past spring.

The renovation of the tennis courts and installation of the new pickleball courts was made possible by a $20,000.00 grant from the United States Tennis Association (USTA).

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Volume 10, Issue 8, Posted 8:51 AM, 07.30.2019

June Programs

Residents $30 | Non-Residents $45

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Volume 10, Issue 5, Posted 10:36 AM, 05.05.2019

Spring Forward

The Recreation Department has a number of things for the community to look forward to this upcoming spring. This year the community will have access to the new Tennis/Pickle Ball courts a portion of this project was made possible from United States Tennis Association. The basketball courts behind the police station were upgraded with new sealant and paint.

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Volume 10, Issue 3, Posted 2:41 PM, 03.10.2019

Sunshine Yoga Winter Schedule

Sunshine Yoga is a free Euclid Recreation Department program for all Euclid residents that is held on the beach at Sims Park throughout the summer and moves indoors at The Green House located at 20150 Lakeshore Blvd during the cold weather months. Participants are guided through a one hour all-levels yoga class which includes postures, breathwork and meditation. Classes are held once monthly at 8 am on the following Saturday dates: February 23, March 23, April 27. Please try to arrive 5-10 minutes early to register and settle in. Props are available and detailed instructions for each pose are given to ensure safety and comfort. Give yourself the gift of wellness and join us at The Green House this winter! 

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Volume 10, Issue 2, Posted 4:44 PM, 01.30.2019

Thankful for Donations

Thank you to those who donated milk jugs and canned goods to the Euclid Recreation Department over the past few months. There were over 350 milk jugs donated to create luminaries for our October events. In addition, we received 60 canned goods during our Turkey Skates at C.E. Orr Arena. They were delivered to the Euclid Hunger Center just in time for the Holidays. 

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Volume 9, Issue 12, Posted 1:10 PM, 12.07.2018

Farewell Summer, Hello Fall

The Recreation Department will be wrapping up its summer with a change in pool schedules in August. Indian Hills Spray Park, Roosevelt and Willow Pools’ last day is Friday, August 3. Memorial Pool is open until Friday, August 31, please note August schedule.

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Volume 9, Issue 8, Posted 9:04 AM, 08.04.2018

What's All The Racket?

The Euclid Recreation Department is very proud to announce that the Memorial Park Tennis Court Reconstruction Project is underway! GPD Group developed the project plans, and Nerone and Sons Inc. broke ground in the beginning of February. The United States Tennis Association provided technical assistance, and a $20,000 grant opportunity that was awarded to the Euclid Recreation Department on February 23, 2018. A special thanks goes out to City Council for their input and approval, as well as Service Director Dan Knecht for all his assistance in taking the project from conception to reality. The complex is schedule to be finished by June 2018, and will include five tennis courts and two pickleball courts! Be on the lookout for the 2018 recreation program guide, as we are excited to offer an expanded tennis section for the summer.

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Volume 9, Issue 3, Posted 11:09 AM, 03.10.2018

Tips For a Fun and Safe Trick-or-Treat!

Fall is a magical. The leaves are turning, the air is crisp, and we’re all getting ready for the end of the year, busy and diligent after the heat of the summer. It can be hard running around, taking the kids to practices right after school, and squeezing in dinner somewhere between. It’s important to make time to relax and enjoy your family’s company, and Halloween celebrations are the perfect excuse. Among many different activities to part take in, Trick-or-Treating is a popular choice.

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Volume 8, Issue 10, Posted 3:26 PM, 10.08.2017

The Hidden Treasures of Park Space

We don’t always think of our park spaces as valuable resources. Many days we don’t think about them at all, being so caught up in the small details of everyday life, but they hold many unsuspectingly valuable features that are often completely overlooked. Did you know that your home could be worth more just because it is located close to a park? Did you know that certain plants and trees reduce storm water run-off and can process polluted water before it ever reaches the sewer plant? Did you know that walking in a park can improve your mood and lower your blood pressure? Not only do parks provide us with a leisurely gathering place, but they also contribute to the health and vitality of our communities.

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Volume 8, Issue 5, Posted 4:01 PM, 05.07.2017

Not Your Average Programs

Euclid Recreation provides a variety of programs that are commonly offered through other recreation departments across the country. After all, what would a recreation department be if it didn’t offer baseball, basketball, or football? These types of programs tend to be very popular, and are important in keeping people involved with their communities. Playing sports can be costly and time consuming for some families, and recreation programs help to supplement athletic opportunities with less expensive and less intensive alternatives.

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Volume 8, Issue 4, Posted 5:16 PM, 04.11.2017

Don't Let the Winter Get You Down!

We all know it. February is cold and dreary, and it can be hard to convince yourself to leave the house. Between dressing appropriately, catching the bus on time, or digging out the car, it can be quite a production just to get to the grocery store. Sometimes we forget how important it is to chase the winter blues away and enjoy the world during the cold months. Snuggling up at home is tempting, but staying active is important for both the body and brain!  Luckily here in Euclid, there are many opportunities to keep your mind off gray skies and frigid temperatures.

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Volume 8, Issue 2, Posted 5:57 PM, 02.08.2017

Parks and Rec summer series and events

“I’m bored”..….from the mouth of children everywhere since the last day of school came upon us last month.  Parents are itching to get them out of the house and away from the latest electronics and off their phones for a little bit.  We here at the Euclid Recreation Department are here to help with finding the perfect dose of medicine to cure kids of boredom and laziness this summer.  Along with the traditional programs like basketball, football and swim team; we also have included some nontraditional choices such as soccer, tennis, track and just this year gained a group fitness class allowing the focus on stretching and some core activities.  These programs are for all ages starting from 3 years old and up, to learn more of the specifics please contact the city hall or visit us online at or stop by to pick up a program guide and register today. 

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Volume 7, Issue 7, Posted 12:28 PM, 07.10.2016