Stark Recreation Center will observe the following University Holidays:
MLK Jr's Birthday: Closed Monday, January 21, 2013
Mid-Semester Break: Closed Friday, March 29, 30, and 31 2013
Memorial Day: Closed Monday, May 27, 2013
Independence Day:Closed July 4, 2013
Labor Day:Closed September 2, 2013
Thanksgiving: Closed November 20, 21, and 22, 2013
Christmas: Closed December 21 thru 31, 2013
Stark Recreation Center will observe Modified Hours* for the following periods:
January 3 - 12 ; January 18 - 20
March 8 - 17 ; March 28
May 10 - August 10 ; August 30 - September 1
October 4 - 7
November 19, 23, and 24
December 6 - 20
*Modified Facility Schedule
Monday - Friday
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
3:00 - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM- 4:00 PM
11:00 - 3:00 PM
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2:00 - 5:00 PM
Stark Recreation Center:
Strength and Conditioning Room
The 5,300 square foot Strength and Conditioning Room offers Life Fitness, Precor, and Cybex cardio equipment, including treadmills, ellipticals, steppers, rowers, and upper body ergo meters. Our strength equipment features the Life Fitness Signature Series selectorized machines and Hammer Strength free weights.
Our 157,560-gallon pool is a 25-year, 6-lane lap and recreational pool. It begins at a depth of 4 feet and slopes to a depth of 11.5 feet. The water temperature is set to 84º Fahrenheit to meet both our lap and recreation swimmers needs. The pool also features a handicap lift and water basketball goal.
Adjacent to our natatorium, is a covered patio and a grassy area we like to call the "Backyard." There is also access from the Atrium to this 8,000 sq. ft. of outdoor space. This are is great for lying in the sun or gathering with friends. It is also an ideal spot to reserve for birthday parties, registered student organization activities, or barbecues.
There are 2 courts for racquetball. Bothe courts can also be adapted for Wally ball. Racquetball and Wallyball reservations can be made by phone or in person. Courts that have not been reserved are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Meeting / Conference Room
There are two meeting rooms in the Stark Recreation Center. The meeting room on the first floor can seat 35 - 40 people. The meeting room on the second floor is furnished with a large conference table that seats 10 people.
Stark Gymnasium is a high school regualtion size basketball court where volleyball and badminton can also be played. The baskets can be lowered to 8 feet to accommodate youth.
The Aerobic Studio can be used as one large stuio (3,200 sq. ft.) or divided into two smaller studios. This space is used for group fitness classes, such as Pilates, Cardio Kickbox, Step Aerobics, Yoga, etc.
The Atrium is a versatile space offering wireless internest to surf the web, a 65 inch flat screen TV to catch the latest news, billiard tables for the pool sharks, or a spot to relax between workouts. It can also be used to accommodate small receptions.
Pohl Academic Building:
Pohl Gymnasium has 2 collegiate size basketball courts that can also be adapted for volleyball and badminton. A divider curtain can be used to divide the 2 courts. The gym also features bleachers that can set up to approximately 570. We also have floor covering to cover the wooden floor for special events, such as dances or banquets.
- Seminar Room
- Pohl Atrium
- Don Usher Softball Field
- Kiwanis Practice Field
- Garrett Tennis Courts
- Vita Intramural Field