Eastern Henrico Recreation Center

1440 N. Laburnum Avenue | Henrico, VA   23223 | (804) 652-1450 | [email protected]

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, playground, and a fitness area for staying in shape through group exercise classes or individual workouts.

EHRC Fitness Center

Facilities include:

  • Weight room with cardiovascular and strength training machines as well as free weights
  • Group exercise studio for structured group exercise classes and/or personal use
  • Locker rooms with private shower stalls
  • Outdoor running/walking trails that total .80 mile
  • Football field with a track (.25 mile) and a soccer field

Fitness Center Details & Access Packet

EHRC Spray Park Guidelines

Get Wet, Have Fun, & Be Safe!

  • Children must be supervised at all times.
  • Swim diapers are required if necessary
  • Climbing on water features is prohibited.
  • Pets are not permitted.
  • Running, skating, and cycling are not permitted.
  • Food, drinks, glass containers, and smoking are prohibited.
  • Swimwear and water shoes are recommended.

*Please note: The surface area around the playground can get very hot on sunny days — be sure to wear shoes or sandals!

Hours of Operation

Park & Outdoor Amenities

Open daily from dawn to dusk

Spray Park 
May-September (exact dates TBD). Operating hours: 9am-7pm.
Season subject to change, weather permitting.

Recreation Center

Business Hours
Monday-Friday: 7am-9pm
Friday: 7am-8pm
Saturday: 8am-5pm
Sunday: 1-5pm

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

Fitness Center*
Monday-Thursday: 7am-9pm 
Friday: 7am-8pm
Saturday: 8am-5pm
Sunday: 1-5pm
(*New hours effective Jan 2, 2024)

Also visit our YouTube Channel for virtual fitness classes!

Basketball Basketball
Concession Concession
Exercise Trail Exercise Trail
Hiking/Nature Trail Hiking/ Nature Trail
Open Play Area Open Play Area
Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter
Play Equipment Play Equipment
Private Rental Private Rental
Recreation Center Recreation Center
Restrooms Restrooms
Soccer/Football Soccer/ Football
Spray park Spray Park

Class Schedules

Drop-In Activities

Free and no registration required!

Community Game Room Open
Mon-Thur, 4-8pm | Fri, 4-7pm | Sat, 8am-4pm | Sun, 1-4pm
Visit the new game room! Our community rooms offer a variety of recreational activities and games such as basketball, air hockey, arcade games, charging stations and arts/crafts (sensory station coming soon). Ages 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. For more information and additional availability, email [email protected] or call 804-652-1450. Please call ahead to ensure room isn’t occupied.

Pinochle (18+)
1st & 3rd Wednesdays: 12:30-4:30 p.m.

Open Gym 

The gym is open for guests to enjoy designated activities at the dates and times listed below. All activities are free but do require an access pass. To receive a pass, please visit the recreation center. If you have any questions, you can email [email protected] or call 804-652-1450 between the hours of 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Update: Winter 2024
Several open gym sessions are canceled from January-March due to youth basketball in the gym. A new, robust spring schedule will begin in April!

Badminton (12+)
*Ages 12-15 must be accompanied by an adult.
Sundays: 1-4 p.m.

Basketball (30+) 
Mondays: 5:30-8 p.m.

Teen Basketball (12-17)
Mondays: 3-5 p.m.

Senior Pickleball (50+)
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Facility Reservations

The facility has numerous rooms available for rent:

Location Classification Max. Capacity
Randolph Classroom Community Room 20
Strawberry Hill Ballroom Grand Ballroom  120

The site also has a full-size prep kitchen and a patio.

The parking lot has the capacity for 276 vehicles.

Helpful Links

Fitness Center Application Packet
Park Map
Program Registration
Park Tips

Special Features


Walking Trail

Fitness Center

Spray Park

Photo Gallery
360 Photos

Strawberry Hill Ballroom

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Randolph Classroom

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