Youth Programs

The Marshall Rec Center is home to a variety of youth camps and programs for kids of all ages. Our youth camps, such as Healthy Herd Rec Camp and Kid’s Night Out, emphasize developing healthy lifestyles through participation in physical activities. We also offer multiple youth fitness programs here at the Rec!

2023 Winter Camp

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Kid’s Night Out

Drop the kids off for a night out at the Marshall Rec! They won’t even miss you with a full line-up of activities at the Rec. Swimming, climbing, and playing team sports will keep them busy while you enjoy some free time. Dinner will be provided. Max of 60 kids. Kids Night Out is for children between the ages of 5-12 and takes place from 5 pm-9 pm.

Members: FREE
Non-members: $15

Friday 9/15 – Survivor Skills
Friday 10/27 – Spiderweb Escape
Friday 11/17 – Turkey Takeover
Friday 12/8 – Do you want to Build a Snowman

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Youth Fitness Orientation

To help young members ages 9-17 learn the basics of proper, effective and safe use of cardio and strength equipment, our Personal Trainers offer private equipment orientations. This complimentary service is available to all current and new youth members. They will learn training techniques to maximize the benefits of their exercise program and review appropriate etiquette and behavior guidelines. Youth fitness orientations are available upon request; reservations must be made at least 72 hours in advance. The sessions last around 30 minutes and are free to youth members. Register at the Pro Shop.

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Youth Aquatics Programs

Learn more about our Swim School group lessons and private swim lessons on our Aquatics page.

For more information about Youth Programs, please contact:

Zach Kula
Assistant Director of Programs: Competitive Sports, Camps & Outdoor Pursuits
Telephone: 304-696-4652

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Marshall University
Recreation Center
402 Thundering Herd Dr.
Huntington, WV, 25755

Telephone: 304-696-4732

Email: Rec Center

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