James City County Recreation Center
- Picnic Areas
- Walking Trails
Membership & Facility Reservations
Visit our Fees & Passes page for details about member benefits and reserving event space.
Reservations are required for group fitness classes and racquetball. Reservations open every Sunday for the following week (Monday-Sunday) at 3 p.m. for fitness classes and are ongoing for racquetball. Click on the SignUp.com logo on the right to make your reservation.
Fitness & Aerobics
Join us for group fitness classes and find a fun way to stay active and meet new people. Learn more about the fitness and aerobics programs offered by James City County.
Swimming & Water Fitness
James City County offers a variety of swimming and water fitness classes for ages 5 months to adults. More than 150 classes are available monthly. Free swim evaluations are also held monthly to help you determine which swim level is appropriate for your child. Learn more about our aquatics programs.
- 2 kitchens, one appropriate for fully-catered events
- 2 racquetball courts
- 2 whirlpools (6-8 person capacity)
- 25 meter by 25 yard swimming pool with zero depth entry and wheelchair accessibility
- Indoor suspended track
- Arts and crafts area with potters wheels and kilns
- Dance aerobic room
- Family locker room
- Fitness area with free weights and circuits of Cybex and Nautilus equipment, as well as cardiovascular equipment with broadcast vision theater
- Game area with air hockey, pool table, table tennis, and foosball
- Gymnasium with 2 full basketball courts
- Multipurpose meeting rooms
- Parent supervised play area
- Saunas in the locker rooms
- Senior area with game table and lounge seating
- Vending and snack area
Services Available to Patrons
- Birthday party fun
- Free orientations on weight equipment
- Onsite registration for Parks & Recreation programs and services
- Personal fitness training
- Physical rehabilitation and health education programs
- Picnic shelter rentals
- Room/facility rentals
- Senior activities with "The Lounge"
- Soccer and softball fields