Cincinnati Recreation Commission
Established in 1927, the Cincinnati Recreation Commission provides recreational, cultural, leisure and educational activities for Cincinnatians of all ages and abilities.
CRC improves the quality of life in Cincinnati, makes city neighborhoods more attractive to prospective residents and is vital for Cincinnati's continuing growth and competitiveness. Read More
Christopher A. Bigham
Director of Recreation
Christopher A. Bigham became the Director of Recreation in September 2011, returning to CRC from the Finance Department of the City of Cincinnati where he had been Finance Manager since 2008. Read More
Board of Commissioners
The Cincinnati Recreation Commission is made up of five board members and two non-voting youth members. The Commission holds monthly public meetings and is responsible for setting CRC policy. Read More
- CRC’s Big Dips: McKie and Pleasant Ridge Pool Openings – Saturday May 25
Take a dip in the pool on Saturday – specifically CRC’s McKie and Pleasant Ridge Pools. These two new pools are ready for their grand openings just in time for the summer season.
Both pools will have grand openings on Saturday, May 25. McKie’s grand opening will be held at 11:30 a.m. (1655 Chase Ave., 45223) and the Pleasant Ridge grand opening will be held at 1:00 p.m. (5915 Ridge Ave., 45213
- You or Someone You Know Looking for a Summer Job?
Become a CRC Lifeguard. CRC will hire 47 additional lifeguards to staff the pools for the summer. CRC hires more than 225 lifeguards for the summer season.
- Cincinnati Art Ambassador Fellowships
Come see local artists present/perform their work today at a FREE performance: Clifton Cultural Arts Center. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., artists present at 6:00 p.m. Refreshments provided, families welcome.
- CRC Seniors are Showing Their Stuff
The 2013 Southwest Ohio Senior Olympics are in full swing. Events are being held through May 24.
- CRC After-School Camp Hosts Walk-a-thon
Pleasant Ridge’s CAMP CRC After-School Day Camp is hosting a Walk-a-thon for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on Friday, May 10 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Day Camp kids will walk in the hopes of raising $1,200 for the hospital.
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cincyrec: A donation to the CRC Foundation can help make programs and events available for others. http://t.co/5PlobuLfWt #cincinnati
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cincyrec: Play like a kid again! CRC's Adult Kickball is registering for summer leagues now! http://t.co/cPHjUcqx8R #cincinnati
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cincyrec: Do you have your CRC Birdie Pass? http://t.co/VhpBJ7QOsk #CRCGolf #cincinnati
May 22, 2013 1:03 PM
cincyrec: Get your workout on! CRC has cardio/weight rooms throughout the city. http://t.co/BjMpsfYGXh #cincinnati
May 21, 2013 1:25 PM