February News and Announcements | Kent State University

February News and Announcements

NATATORIUM TO CLOSE FEB. 23 

Due to maintenance restrictions while replacing the dehumidification system, we will have to close our natatorium for the entire day of Friday, Feb. 23. All swim programs and lane reservations will be canceled. The natatorium is expected to re-open the following day on Saturday, Feb. 24. Please check our website and social media platforms to get the latest information.

LIMITED PARKING ON FEB. 22

Recreational Services is excited to partner with Kent State University Career Exploration and Development again this semester. The Rec Center will be hosting the Spring Internship, Co-Op & Career Fair on Thursday, Feb. 22. All basketball courts will be offline that day until about 5 p.m. In addition, two racquetball courts and the multipurpose gym will be offline during the event. Please plan for limited parking and bigger than average crowds that day. This opportunity is an important part of the higher education process and opens many doors for Kent State students looking to start their career. 

YOU'RE INVITED: OPEN FORUM FOR MEMBERS

Collegiate Recreation is an essential component in the quality of life of students and the campus community and to assess the quality of current recreation programs, services, and facilities at Kent State University, Recreational Services is undergoing a comprehensive external program review. We invite you and your feedback to an Open Forum discussion on Tuesday, Feb. 13 from 10:45 - 11:15 a.m. in Seminar Room A. Your discussion will help us improve on the quality of our programs and facilities and lead us in a direction of success for our students, faculty/staff and community members. 

Belay and Namaste

Come out and try something new!  This free two-hour workshop will allow participants to experience rock climbing in a fun, safe environment followed by a specially designed yoga class geared toward climbers. *This event requires pre-registration.

  • Every Wednesday in February, 6 - 8 p.m.

Register for Spring 2018 programs here
If you're a Kent State student or employee, you can use your FLASHline login to register. Other patrons and community members can sign up using their M-dash number. Contact the Pro Shop at 330-672-4732 or stop in to obtain your M-dash number. Sign up now for Spring 2018 programs! Please email recservices@kent.edu with any questions about how to sign up.

SPRING 2018 and Spring break hours

Below are the revised facility hours for 2018:

SPRING 2018 HOURS (JAN. 12 - MAY 11):
Monday - Thursday: 5:30 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Fridays: 5:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Weekends: 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

SPRING BREAK 2018 MODIFIED HOURS (MARCH 25 - MARCH 31)
Monday - Friday: 
5:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.