Recreation & Parks Info

Recreation Director:
Michael Price

Recreation Supervisors:
Barb Greiner
Natalie Mullin
Katie Sarvas
Kevin Smith
Jeff Storer

Senior Citizen Coordinator:
Mary Ellen DeLaney

Recreation Office Contact & Location:
165 North Parkview Avenue
Bexley, Ohio 43209

Phone: (614) 559-4300
Fax: (614) 559-4301  

Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Bexley Pool Contact & Location:
2100 Clifton Ave.
Bexley, Ohio 43209

Phone: (614) 559-4350 
Call for pool hours.

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Recreation & Parks


Welcome to the Bexley Recreation & Parks Department, where our mission is to enhance the quality of life for Bexley residents by providing recreational programs and leisure opportunities, well-maintained parks, and strengthening our community foundation through special events, while delivering services in a safe and fiscally responsible manner. 




Public Workshop – Commonwealth Park Master Plan – Monday, Sept. 25th:

The Commonwealth Park Master Plan Steering Committee has been working with the design team from Brian Kent Jones Architects to create a framework for the development of a master plan for Commonwealth Park.  The committee will hold a public workshop on Monday, September 25th at 6:30p at Bexley City Hall in which resident will be encouraged to provide input on park design. 

Please spread the word to neighbors, friends, and family about this public workshop as this plan should reflect the needs and wants of the community.  Your input will be vitally important as the design team works to develop a first draft for the Commonwealth Park Master Plan.   

For more information please visit or contact the Bexley Recreation and Parks Department.


Harvest Festival - Friday, Oct. 13; 6:00 - 8:00pm

Come out to Jeffrey Mansion and Park to celebrate our annual Harvest Festival.  Please join the Bexley Recreation & Parks Department on Friday, October 13, 2017 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. 

The Harvest Festival is a great time for the entire family. Activities include a Corn Maze, Hayrides, Enchanted Walk, Live Music, Balloons, Face Painting and a Bon Fire!  Also, new this year, there will be a Magician performing a show!

This is a free community event, so bring the family and come celebrate the fall season by joining us at the Harvest Festival. Community groups will be selling pizza, chili, pop-corn, hot and cold drinks, and dessert.

New this year will be a Pumpkin tasting contest!

For more information, call us at 614.559.4300. 



Halloween Patrol: Tuesday, October 31 (5:30-7:00pm)

Beggar’s Night (10.31.16)
Trick or Treat for 2016 will be held Monday, October 31 from 5:30-7:00pm.

Halloween Patrol: Volunteers Needed!!
Become a volunteer today! Volunteers are assigned to streets throughout Bexley to help patrol and watch for anything suspicious. Register online or in-person if you would like to volunteer. For more information, contact Katie Sarvas at 614.559.4300 or

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Before/After Care Employment Opportunity

The Bexley Recreation and Parks Department (BRPD) will be overseeing the School Before/After Care Program starting this Fall with the 2017/18 school year.  The BRPD is looking for qualified individuals to fill out the staff for the Before/After Care Program.  Below are the job descriptions for the positions that we are looking to fill. Positions include mornings (6:45a - 8:30a) and/or afternoons (3:00p - 6:00p) hours.     

Before/After Care Program Director ($13-$17/hour)

Before/After Care Counselor ($10-$13/hour)

If you are interested, please complete an application (Below) and send it to the BRPD care of Katie Sarvas (  The application deadline is Wednesday, Aug. 2nd.  Please call (614.559.4300) or email Katie Sarvas with any questions.



2017 Fall Brochure & Activity Registration

The 2017 Fall Brochure is now posted online where you may view and/or download a PDF file of our brochure to view full descriptions of our activities and events. 

We are now distributing the brochure through the US Post Office via Every Day Direct Mail (EDDM) to all Bexley Residents, so you should receive the brochure in your mail between July 25-29, 2017. If you are a non-resident or do not receive the brochure, there will also be hard copies available at Jeffrey Mansion, City Hall and the Library.

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