Parks & Recreation                                      

The Worthington Parks & Recreation team has been working on a plan to safely resume and reopen some facilities and programming based on current State protocols and safety guidelines.

Community Center - Fitness Floor & Pools

The Community Center fitness center and pools are open to members and non-members. People do not need to register in advance for the fitness center, but do need to register in advance to use the pools. See details here

Parks & Recreation

Phone: 614-436-2743 – phones answered weekdays from 9am to 4pm.

Complete Worthington COVID-19 updates, cancellations and resources.



The Parks and Recreation Department manages the programs and facilities located at both the Community Center and Griswold Center, as well as more than 200 acres of parkland in the City of Worthington.


To create community through exceptional parks, programs, facilities, and events


Worthington Parks & Recreation will…

  • Provide safe, family-friendly environments
  • Provide exceptional maintenance and cleanliness
  • Lead in community health and wellness
  • Provide innovative parks and recreation
  • Be positive people providing fun interactions
  • Strive for sustainable practices.