The Wellington Recreation Commission is operated through the USD 353 School District. It is governed by five selected residents of Wellington who give their services to the community. The WRC Board holds its regular meetings on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00am at the Recreation Center. The Board members are Hankie Holefelder-Chairman, Tami McCue-Vice Chairman, Matt Barton-Secretary, Benny Ybarra and Amy Jenkins. Residents are invited to attend these meetings and are welcome to make suggestions or comments to improve the programs or facilities offered.
Please register for classes by the registration deadline at the WRC, 202 S Jefferson, M-F 8:30am to 5:00pm, via online (click on Program Registration>online registration). The Recreation Center accepts all major credit and debit cards, as well as checks and cash. For our patron's convenience, telephone registrations may be made using a credit card. We will also be glad to mail/fax you a registration from for you to return by mail, if needed.
The Wellington Recreation Center offers a variety of facilities throughout the city of Wellington:
Memorial Auditorium/Wellington Fitness Center
You may reach a staff member concerning matters regarding the Memorial Auditorium M-F 8:30am to 5:00pm, by calling 620-326-3323. The Memorial Auditorium has an indoor walking path that is used each week day. It is located on the perimeters of the concourse area in the gym.
The Fitness Center is located on the 2nd floor of the Memorial Auditorium. The phone number is 620-326-3435. It is open M-Th 5:30am to 9:00pm, F 5:30am to 7:00pm, Sat 6:00am to 12:00pm, the FC is closed on Sundays throughout the summer season.