(740) 454-4767

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday 5:30a-9p
Friday 5:30a-8p
Saturday 7a-5p
Sunday 8a-3p


1425 Newark Rd., Zanesville OH

Please be patient with us as our site takes on a new look.


Don’t forget to save the date on AUGUST 27th ! Click audio to hear all about it!

The Muskingum Recreation Center (MRC) is  state-of-the-art exercise/fitness and aquatic facility open to the public.  We are excited to serve the residents of Zanesville-Muskingum County and beyond. If you haven’t stopped in, please do so. Any member of our staff would be available to give you a tour!

The Muskingum Recreation Center (MRC) is located behind the Ohio University and Zane State College campuses. Please visit our website often, as we continue to improve and update it with current information, class offerings, fitness and wellness education and more.


Fall 1 is HERE!

Fall 1 runs August 24th to October 18th. Early registration is Monday Aug. 10 and Open registration is Aug. 17. Check out all schedules and descriptions below. Unable to display PDFClick here to download For a full-sized downloadable schedule, click here. Unable to... read more

Aqua Joggers

Aqua Jogging combines swimming and jogging into an aquatic exercise routine. Individuals will spend class time participating in swimming, jogging in the water, and treading. Participants need to be comfortable in deep water. Studies show that Aqua Jogging can be more... read more

Who’s Ready for SummerII ??

Early registration for SummerII classes begins June 15th. Open registration begins June 22nd. Find all schedules and class descriptions listed below. JOIN US! Unable to display PDFClick here to download For a full-sized downloadable version of the Daily SummerII... read more

Summer Guest Promotion

Take advantage of our SUMMER GUEST PROMOTION: Offering 1/2 off our regularly priced daily Guest Pass* on Fridays , Saturdays, or Sundays ONLY now thru August 23. Click on image below for full-sized flyer with all... read more

American Red Cross CPR Classes

Our Community CPR Classes will teach untrained individuals how to properly administer hands-only CPR in the event of an emergency. Early CPR is one of the four steps in the Cardiac Chain of Survival and can greatly increase a victim’s chance of survival when given... read more

Go The Distance!

Want to work on your fitness routine, ensure you stay committed and possibly win a Fitbit? This is the program for you. Join now! Click on image for full-sized flyer with all details.... read more


ONLINE CLASS REGISTRATION is quick, easy and available 24/7!

You can register for classes anytime in the privacy of your own home.

Register for Classes NOW!