News & Announcements

West Pool is now available for open swim and lap swim, water walking & aerobics - download West Pool March calendar here! Check out Aqua Fusion on Monday & Thursday evenings - great workout, easy on the joints and with qualified instructors! 2015 Swim Passes also available now!

Check out the new playground structure recently installed at Woodland Park!  See photo here on the Woodland Park page!

Houdini Tower is one of the focal points of Houdini Plaza. The 12-panel design holds images that detail the history of Appleton, highlight works by local artists and photographers that tie in with events, activities, history and the rich culture of the Fox Valley.  Read more about the artist, Thomas M. Dietrich and his selections by clicking here

Upcoming adult luncheons: March 19 at the Scheig Center with "Bike Safety and Tips" as the topic.  Register online today!  Enjoy this fun interactive program including lunch. Invite your friends and join us!

The Telulah Park Skate Park has been completed and is now available to the public beginning Thursday, November 13. Attached are the rules and regulations for the use of the skate park. See details, video and photos here!

View the upcoming Spring 1 Fitness Schedule here or browse class details & register online here.  Join in Boot Camp, Strength, Yoga or Zumba classes! Register for fun and fitness today!


FREE Youth Open Gym for children in K-8th grades held Saturdays, from 1-4 p.m. at Ferber school gym  through March 7. Basketball and other games organized by supervisor. Parents are welcome.

All Winter Recreation Centers (pavilions) are closed for the season, however, we will maintain the ice rinks through the end of this week (updated 3-02-15).

City of Appleton Employment Opportunities: Summer Seasonal Positions available! See details here - online applications accepted now thru mid-February.

Nature series at the Scheig Center, monthly presentations by Rob Zimmer next session March 11 on spring bird migration, free to attend - download details here!

Come to Appleton West High School Pool for the Spring Fling on April 6! This event includes a variety of games, prizes and a special underwater East Egg Hunt! All attendees will receive a good bag to take!   Daily pool admission applies, download event flyer here!

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Scheig Center

Winter Recreation Fun!


All Winter Recreation Centers (pavilions) are closed for the season, however, we will maintain the ice rinks through the end of this week (updated 3-02-15).  Skating rinks are currently in good condition at Jones, Erb, Appleton Memorial, Highview & Colony Oaks.


Department Contact:
Phone: (920) 832-5905
Fax: (920) 993-3103

Mailing Address:

100 N. Appleton St.

Appleton, WI 54911




Office: Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


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