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Eastern Henrico Recreation Center

1440 N. Laburnum Avenue | Henrico, VA   23223 | Phone: (804) 225-2056


Available to rent, the Eastern Henrico Recreation Center is a beautiful 25,773 square foot building with a variety of programming spaces and rooms. You will find a spacious ballroom for private events, a full-sized gymnasium, a classroom, and a fitness area for staying in shape through group exercise classes or individual workouts.

Access to the Fitness Center is available to Henrico Residents (16+) who register at the recreation center. Participants begin with a two-week trial and if they choose to continue, a yearly fee is applied to the account. Those with access passes to the fitness center also receive unlimited participation in age-appropriate fitness classes offered at EHRC for no additional charge. Please call or visit EHRC for more details. 

Hours of Operation

Business & Fitness Center Hours
Monday-Thursday: 8am-9pm
Friday: 8am-8pm
Saturday: 8am-5pm
Sunday: 1-5pm

Rental & Program Hours

Monday-Thursday: 8am-10pm
Friday & Saturday: 8am-11pm
Sunday: 1-10pm


Exercise Trail
Hiking/ Nature Trail
Open Play Area
Picnic Shelter
Play Equipment
Private Rental
Recreation Center
Soccer/ Football


Click here for programs held at Eastern Henrico Recreation Center.

To view a complete list of Recreation programs and register online, visit HCRP Connect.

Registration is required in advance for all programs with a fee.

Free Programs

Crafting Like Crazy

Mon, Oct 6-Dec 1, 6-8pm. 
Ages 8-17. We’re crafting like crazy on the first Monday of each month! Tap into your creative side while your parents or siblings work out - we’ll provide the tools and materials! While you’re creating, you’ll have the opportunity to see demos of upcoming crafting classes. Dip into paint in October, design with paper (think origami!) in November, and mold fun fabric creations in December.

Generation Z
Ages 6-12. Drop your kids off for an evening of fun. Parents or legal guardians must sign a liability waiver provided on site at the time of drop off. Space is limited to the first 50 children.

Halloween! Fri, Oct 24, 6-8pm
Wear your costume for a spooky night of games, crafts, and activities. Participate in a costume contest, pumpkin bowling, or dance to the monster mash!

Hunger Games! Fri, Dec 12, 6-8pm
EHRC is hosting an evening of fun activities, all with a “Hunger Games” theme. Archery demos, archery practice, crafts, and games will all be included.

Facility Reservations

The facility has numerous rooms available for rent:

  • Strawberry Hill Ballroom: 125 (maximum capacity)
  • Glen Echo Gymnasium: 150 (maximum capacity)
  • Randolph Classroom: 40 (maximum capacity)

The site also includes a full-size caterer’s kitchen and a patio.
The parking lot has the capacity for 276 vehicles.

Helpful Links

Special Features


Walking Trail

Fitness Center


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