Adams Street R-Center

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85 Adams St. 14608
Hours of Operation: M - F, noon - 7 p.m. (Learning Lab: 8 a.m. - noon) Sat. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Note that the closest public library to this R-Center is the Phillis Wheatley Community Library at 33 Dr. Samuel McCree Way.

Center Features

Register for an EZ RecPass, which gives you access to it all: top-notch team sports, outstanding arts programs, water skills classes, youth council leadership opportunities and more

  • Fun, skill-building friendships in the safe atmosphere of city recreation
  • Year-round recreation programming for youth, teens and adults
  • Summer Breakfast & Lunch programs
  • Kids Cafe Dinner program during the school year
  • Saturday hours
  • Collaborative programs with community organizations
  • Seasonal special events
  • Playground
  • Outdoor Courts
  • Indoor Pool
  • Gym
  • Game Room
  • Weight Room
  • Community Meeting Space

Pool Features and Programs

  • Full size, heated indoor pool with upgraded handicap accessibly, locker room, showers, diving board, and lighting open year-round 
  • Open swim and lessons for youth and adults are offered (see below)
  • Lifeguard Classes  For more information, call 428-7456
  • Home of the Rochester Rapids Swim Team

View the full Adams Street R-Center Pool Schedule.

Click here for more information on adult swim lessons.

Click here for youth swim lessons and registration form. 

View the City's Aquatics page to find other pools.

Summer Swim Academy

Swim Rapids. Rochester Rapids Swim Team is committed to developing a culture of life-long involvement in swimming by providing youth in and around the City of Rochester the finest opportunities for competition and community involvement through the sport of swimming.  Click here for more information on dates and locations.  

Free classes held Monday - Thursday, 9 - 11:30 a.m.  Contact the Center for more information.