Adams Street R-Center

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


85 Adams St. 14608
Hours of Operation: M - F 2:30 - 9:30 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

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, visit the City's American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard Training Program page or call 428-7456
  • Home of the Rochester Rapids Swim Team


Adams St. R-Center Pool  Closed for all activities (Learn to Swim, Lifeguard Class, Adult Swim Lessons, RRST Swim Team) due to Covid-19 virus until further notice.  Download schedule here


Learn to Swim Program

Free Learn to Swim Classes 2019-20 Fall/Winter/Spring Sessions Level 1-6; Ages 6-15.  Adams St. Pool Friday Nights (6-8 p.m.) and Saturday Mornings (10 a.m. - Noon).   Click here to register.  


Baby and me Swim Lessons

Six Week Session began October 12th,2019 at 9 am. For more information contact Brittany Bowman at or call 428-7456.


Call 428-6755 to rent the space.