Brecksville Recreation Department - Aquatics

Community Center

The Jack A. Hruby Aquatics Center features a 25 yard indoor pool with a one-meter diving board, an adjacent whirlpool, and a series of glass doors that overlook and access the outdoor leisure pool. The skylights, wooden beams, and tropical palm trees give the area a warm feeling all year round. The newly constructed indoor and outdoor pools will open the summer of 2021. The outdoor pool has many water features including a slide, climbing rocks, basketball hoops a large dump bucker, 3 swim lanes and a lazy river. The new indoor pool has 2 slides and a water feature with dump buckets. Both pools have in-the-water seating areas.

Human Services

Any person wishing to use the Therapy Pool must have a Self Directed Therapy Verification Form signed by your doctor and have it on file.
Show More...No diving is permitted anywhere in the Therapy Pool.
Anyone needing assistance entering or exiting the pool must provide an aide or family member to assist them.
Staff members are not permitted to assist patrons with transfers. Staff members will be available to help with the use of the lift and/or ramps.
Any person with an obvious wound will not be permitted to use the Therapy Pool. No person who is observed passing feces, urine, or blood into the Therapy Pool shall be permitted to use the pool. Any person who has been refused entry to or removed from the Therapy Pool because of a wound may be granted entry upon presentation of a written statement from a physician that the condition is not infectious.
Prolonged exposure or excessive strenuous activity may result in nausea, dizziness, or fainting. Alert a lifeguard immediately if you are experiencing any of these conditions.
Patrons must wear appropriate swim wear.
The Therapy Pool will close for at least 30 minutes in the event of thunder and/or lightning.
Patrons are not permitted to hang on steps, lane lines, or safety lines. Please use the handrails along the pool walls.
Glass and other sharp objects are not permitted.
No food is permitted on the pool deck.
Patrons should enter and exit through the Therapy Pool Locker Rooms.
Seating for observers is located in the hallway or Activity Room F adjacent to the Therapy Pool when Activity Room F is not otherwise occupied.
Equipment located in the Therapy Pool must be assigned, monitored, and/or supervised by a lifeguard or physical therapist.
All accidents, incidents, or discipline problems should be reported immediately to a lifeguard. Do not go to the clinic. ...Show Less



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Summer Schedule for Aquatics Center


Brecksville Aquatics Center

Pool Schedule

July 19 - August 3, 2024

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Human Services Therapy Pool

Pool Schedule

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Personal Floatation Devices


October through May

Age: 3 months - 5 years
Monday’s 10 am-1 pm Thursday’s 11 am-2 pm


Water Exercise Classes Offered

TNT Water Exercise
Tues & Thurs 9:00-10:00am with Audrey
TNT- Water Ex was developed to help individuals achieve their personal fitness goals. This class is geared for participants of all ages and fitness levels. Varied exercises and repetitions allow participants to customize the workout to fit their needs. There is a high concentration on cardiovascular endurance and strength training with little to no impact on the joints. Participants will use a variety of equipment including float belts, noodles, stretch cords, and barbells

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Arthritis Water Exercise Class with Julie
Human Services Therapy Pool - Mondays & Wednesdays 10 am - 11 am
The Arthritis Class is a recreational exercise program developed by the Arthritis Foundation to help individuals with Arthritis and other related conditions. The activities and exercises are designed to encourage self-care, social interaction, improve muscle strength and flexibility. Each participant works at his or her own fitness level. Modifications are given for each exercise to help individuals customize the program to fit their needs. This program is an excellent post therapy class or post surgery class as it focuses on muscle strengthening and flexibility. All participants must have a valid physicians approval form on file.

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