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May 21, 2013
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

May 15, 2013
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.

Cincinnati Art Ambassador Fellowships
May 6, 2013
Cincinnati Art Ambassador Fellowships

Come see local artists present/perform their work at one of two free evening performances:

  • Wednesday, May 8 at 6:00 p.m. - Memorial Hall (council members attending)

(Doors open at 5:30 p.m., refreshments provided, families welcome)

  • Wednesday, May 15 at 6:00 p.m. - Clifton Cultural Arts Center

(Doors open at 5:30 p.m., refreshments provided, families welcome)

Cincinnati Art Ambassador Fellowships
May 6, 2013
CRC Seniors are Showing Their Stuff

The 2013 Southwest Ohio Senior Olympics are in full swing. Events are being held through May 24.

CRC Seniors are Showing Their Stuff
May 2, 2013
CRC Volunteers Upgrade 1000 Hands Playground

Volunteers will be working starting Friday May 3rd through Sunday; 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. to renovate the volunteer-built CRC 1000 Hands Playground at the Pleasant Ridge Recreation Center. Saws will be buzzing as corporate and community volunteers rebuild parts of the playground to increase safety.

CRC Volunteers Upgrade 1000 Hands Playground
May 1, 2013
CRC Needs Lifeguards

Want to make a difference in the lives of children and work outside at a fun summer job? The Cincinnati Recreation Commission is hiring 63 more lifeguards to staff the pools for the summer. CRC hires more than 225 lifeguards for the summer season.

CRC Needs Lifeguards
April 26, 2013
Spots available for Teen Camp at Mt. Washington Recreation Center

CAMP CRC has a cure for “I’m bored!” As seen on Cincinnati.com, your teen can be an active part of Mt. Washington Recreation Center’s teen camp. Teens can enjoy a full day of activities which include hiking, biking, canoeing, swimming and more. Camp runs June 10-August 9, 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Space is limited.

Spots available for Teen Camp at Mt. Washington Recreation Center
April 26, 2013
Cincinnati Art Ambassador Fellowships

Late last year, seven local artists received Cincinnati Art Ambassador Fellowships  – $6,000 grants from the City of Cincinnati with organization from Cincinnati Recreation Commission – to produce their artwork. They have each been busy since October making great use of that money.

Cincinnati Art Ambassador Fellowships
April 25, 2013
Adult Summer Softball

 If you are a softball player or thinking of becoming one, now’s the time to get started. The CRC summer softball session begins in June, and registration starts next week. Priority registration – for teams who played in summer 2012 – will take place Monday, April 29 – Tuesday, May 7. Open registration for all new teams will start Thursday, May 9 and end Friday, June 7 or until leagues are filled, whichever comes first.

Adult Summer Softball
April 18, 2013
CRC Receives a Grant!

Cincinnati Recreation Commission is the proud recipient of a 2013 Make a Splash grant from the USA Swimming Foundation. The grant will enable 375 children to receive free swim lessons this summer.

CRC Receives a Grant!
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