Recreation Department

Pool: 2605 Harris Avenue 
Email: [email protected]

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Fridays on the Lawn Countdown

Every Friday this summer, enjoy a free event with Norwood Recreation. The events will be food trucks, movie or a concert. No admission fee. Bring cash for food purchases.

Next event is a Movie Night on Friday, June 11. The movie will be Moana and will start at 8:00 pm. Come at 7:00 pm for a picnic dinner or to connect with your neighbors and friends.

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The Recreation Department is a non-political government entity that provides much needed recreational activities for the citizens of Norwood, Ohio.

General Information

2021 Pool Season:
Opening Date for the pool at Waterworks Park is Friday, May 28, 2021 from 4:00-8:00pm.

Pool Schedule:
Sunday: 12:00-6:00pm
Monday: 12:00-8:00pm
Tuesday: 4:00-8:00pm
Wednesday: 12:00-8:00pm
Thursday: 4:00-8:00pm
Friday: 12:00-8:00pm
Saturday: 12:00-8:00pm

2021 Pool Rates:
Child - $45
Adult (over 18) - $65
Senior (60 years of age or older) - $10
Family Pass (must live in same household) - $140
    2 adults, 3 children (each additional child $30)
Single Day Pass - $5
Single Day Pass after 5pm - $3
Week Pass (7 consecutive days) - $25

Swim Team - $50 per individual
   Ages 5 and up
   Starts June 1, ends July 20
   Practices are 8:30-10:00am Monday-Friday
   Sign up on the first day of practice on June 1

Swim Lessons - $45 *SOLD OUT
   Monday nights
   Starts on June 7, ends August 9

Pool Rentals available after-hours for private parties
   $275 for 2 hours or $400 for 3 hours

Lifeguards Wanted: Contact us at [email protected] if you're interested.

Park Rental Applications

Looking to rent out space in one of our city parks? Please feel free to follow the link below to fill out a park rental application and return it to the Administrative Assistant in City Hall. The rental fee is $100 and must be paid for with cash or a check.

2021 Fall Volleyball Sign Ups

Sign up now for 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade volleyball. Sign ups run until June 30. $50 per player. Practices start on August 2nd and Games start the weekend of September 10.

Sign Up in person at the Norwood Rec Center (Former YMCA). Address is 2039 Lawrence Ave. Exact cash or check necessary for sign up. In person sign ups available on these dates and times:
- Tuesday, June 8 between 3:00-6:00 pm
- Saturday, June 12 between 10:30-12:30 pm
- Tuesday, June 15 between 3:00-6:00 pm
- Friday, June 18 at 9:00 am (*at Norwood HS gym*)
- Saturday, June 19 between 10:30-12:30 pm
- Tuesday, June 22 between 3:00-6:00 pm
- Wednesday, June 23 between 3:00-6:00 pm
- Saturday, June 26 between 10:30-12:30 pm
- Tuesday, June 29 between 3:00-6:00 pm
- Wednesday, June 30 between 3:00-6:00 pm (*Final day to sign up*)

Fall Soccer Signs Up

Fall soccer available for ages 3-12 for boys and girls. Sign ups run until July 15.

For more information, please visit

To register, click here.