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Georgetown Parks & Recreation

Georgetown Recreation Center

Front entrance to the Georgetown Recreation Center

1003 N. Austin Ave.
Georgetown, TX 78626
Map
512-930-3596
Facilities will be closed on public holidays. See 2020 holiday schedules.

UPDATED June 11, 2020

Beginning on Monday, June 15, the Georgetown Recreation Center will expand capacities in some areas. We will continue to ensure physical distancing throughout the facility, as well as the designated cleaning blocks throughout the day.

A Recreation Center membership is required for entry. Day passes will not be sold. Reservations will no longer be required to access the fitness room, the indoor or outdoor pools, or included fitness classes. Reservations will be required for pickleball, racquetball and fee-based fitness classes.

All individuals with existing reservations for June 15-22 will be granted. Room/space occupancy will be monitored to ensure physical distancing is maintained.

SESSION HOURS
Between sessions, all members must clear the facility completely. There are 30 minutes between sessions so staff can sanitize all equipment and high-touch surfaces with hospital grade disinfectant. Fogging of fitness equipment with hospital grade disinfectant will be conducted at the conclusion of each day.

Monday-Friday:
7:00-8:30 a.m.
9:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
1:00-2:30 p.m.
3:00-4:30 p.m.
5:00-6:30 p.m.

Saturday:
9:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
1:00-2:30 p.m.
3:00-4:30 p.m.

Sunday:
Closed

When visiting the Recreation Center

  • In place of member scan in, staff will check in members to expedite flow.
  • Per Governor Abbott’s executive order, we recommend members wear their own gloves if they are using facility equipment.
  • Wearing a mask is encouraged, in case social distancing is difficult to maintain at any time.
  • Members are to maintain social distancing of at least 6 feet from others whenever possible. Fitness equipment will be spaced out in order to meet that requirement.
  • Any outside equipment must be sanitized upon arrival.
  • Locker rooms and showers will open on June 15.
  • Water fountains will be closed, but water bottle fillers remain available.
  • The indoor pool will be open for lap swim and water walking. No recreational swim will take place at this time.

In addition to the steps listed above, City employees will be required to take their temperature before and when they arrive to work. Employees also will be required to wear masks when interacting with anyone, staff or public, if 6 feet can’t be maintained. Employees exchanging items with the public, like cash, will wear gloves.   

The following areas will be open with a limited 50% capacity:

  • Fitness Room – Cardio/Strength (48)
    This space will include limited quantities of the following exercise equipment: Treadmills, elliptical machines, Expresso Bikes, Arc Trainer, free weights and benches and strength equipment.
  • Gymnasiums – Capacity varies based on activity
    Open for group fitness classes and pickleball only. No open gym time.
  • Multipurpose 1 – Personal Training Room
    This space will have a limited quantity of our Keiser cycling bikes, Concept2 rowers, weight benches and free weights ranging from 5-20 lbs and will be utilized for personal training sessions.
  • Multipurpose 2 – Cardio Light (10)
    This space will include the following exercise equipment: recumbent (seated) bikes, water arm bike, seated bench and a limited quantity of hand weights ranging from 3-8 lbs.
  • Indoor Pool – Lap Lane/Water Walking (22)
    Deep water lane dedicated to lap swimming and/or shallow water lane dedicated to water walking or exercise.
  • Track – Walking (10)
  • Upstairs Loft – Free Spin/Row (10)
  • Racquetball Courts (2)
  • The following will not be available for use at this time: exercise mats, medicine balls, foam rollers, resistance bands, stability balls, steps, or other exercise accessories.

The following areas will remain closed during this time:

  • Event Room
  • Kids Club
  • Lobbies/Seating Area
  • Teen/Senior Center

Memberships
As we reopen our doors on June 1, we will continue to extend your membership until June 15. We understand that you may wish to cancel your membership. We have two options for cancellations: you may request an account credit to be used for future membership or programs, or we can issue you a refund.


Included Fitness
Members will be admitted into each class on a first-come, first-served basis. A maximum of 45 people will be allowed in Gym #1 and a maximum of 10 members will be allowed for Indoor Cycling classes.
Included Fitness Class Schedule

Fee-Based Fitness
Zumba is the only fee-based fitness class that will be offered through the end of August. Please register for Zumba by calling the Recreation Center at 512-930-3596. Fee-based classes must be paid for at the time of registration. Refunds will not be given for missed classes. Class punch cards will not be available at this time. All existing pass holders can redeem their remaining classes at the front desk.
Fee-Based Fitness Class Schedule


Racquetball/Pickleball
Racquetball and Pickleball will be open to members and will require a reservation to participate. Please call the Recreation center at 512-930-3596 to make your reservation.

The Teen/Senior entrance will remain closed, so please enter the building at the main entrance to check in for your reservation time.

RACQUETBALL SESSIONS
Monday-Friday:

7:00-8:30 a.m.
9:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
1:00-2:30 p.m.
3:00-4:30 p.m.
5:00-6:30 p.m.

Saturday:
9:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
1:00-2:30 p.m.
3:00-4:30 p.m.

Sunday:
Closed
Racquetball equipment will not be available for checkout.

PICKLEBALL SESSIONS
Tuesday and Thursday: 

7:00-8:30 a.m.
9:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
A maximum of 15 people are allowed per session.


Outdoor Pools
The outdoor pool will open on Monday, June 15. Pool entry will be first-come, first-served and reservations are not required. Daily admission fees apply. Seasonal swim passes will not be sold this year. 

All pools will be cleared for 30 minutes for cleaning and disinfection between sessions.

RECREATION CENTER OUTDOOR POOL
Maximum Capacity:
 60
Monday-Friday:
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
1:00-2:30 p.m.
3:00-4:30 p.m.
5:00-6:30 p.m.

Saturday: 
9:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
1:00-2:30 p.m.
3:00-4:30 p.m.

Sunday: CLOSED


Amenities

  • 65,000 square foot facility
  • Fitness Room with cardio machines, weight machines and a Cardio Theater TV system
  • Two full-size gymnasiums for basketball and volleyball
  • Two racquetball courts
  • Two multi-purpose rooms available for instructional and wellness programs
  • Locker rooms with showers
  • Indoor pool with instructional areas, play features and 8 lap lanes
  • Outdoor seasonal splash pool with fun play features for young children
  • Special events room that can be rented for parties
  • Indoor walking track
  • Aerobics room and Spinning instruction area
  • Kids’ Club (ages 1-7) and Kids’ Club Plus (ages 7-11)
  • Teen/Senior Center with billiards, ping pong, a Wii, an XBox and a PlayStation, board and card games, lockers
  • Computer Room
  • Outdoor courtyard with a pavilion, basketball court and sand volleyball pit
  • Study Room

The Georgetown Recreation Center is a membership facility. A Daily Visit fee or long-term membership is required.

The Georgetown Recreation Center is available to rent for your next event. You can rent one of our multipurpose rooms for events and meetings, the outdoor courtyard pavilion or the gymnasium for a sporting event!

 



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