News and Events

Summer Registration Information

Priority Registration

Begins Tuesday, April 3 at 5:00am.  Participants may register in advance for the same classes that they are currently enrolled in or have been enrolled in within the past 30 days.  Priority Registration is available in person at the West University Place Recreation Center, 4210 Bellaire Blvd.  Please note online registration is unavailable for priority registration. 

Resident Registration

Resident Registration beings for all classes on Tuesday, April 10, at the West University Place Recreation Center, 4210 Bellaire Blvd, and online starting at 5:00am.

Non-Resident Registration

Non-Resident Registration begins on Thursday, April 12, at the West University Place Recreation Center, 4210 Bellaire Blvd, and online starting at 5:00am. 

Outdoor Event Series             

Classical Concert Series ROCO Performance

April 6:  Zeger Strings
April 13:  The Incredibles, rated PG
April 20:  Shakespeare HERE:  Macbeth

Come enjoy a pleasant evening underneath the stars with entertainment from your favorite eras.  Each event is an informal event designed for all audiences.  Be sure to bring a blanket and picnic basket for a great family or date night!  The event's will take place at the Colonial Park Pavilion, 4130 Byron starting at 7:00pm.

For more information please call the Rec Center at 713-662-7420. 
West U Swim Team

The Piranhas are Coming!

The West University Place Piranhas Swim Team officially starts the 2018 season.  Dates impacted begin on April 7 and run through June 28.  During this time, the team will hold tryouts, practices, and meets at the West University Place Recreation Center pool.  Recreation Center members and customers should be prepared for limited pool availability and potential increased traffic in the parking lot during this time. 

Listed below are the dates and times that swim team usage will impact lane and/or pool availability as well as parking that the Recreation Center.

 Recreation Center Pool Lanes will be limited or unavailable!
 April 7:
10:00am - 11:30am 
Limited Lanes
 April 13:
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Limited Lanes
 May 14 - 31 (Monday - Thursday)
4:00pm - 7:00pm
 June 4 - 28 (Monday - Thursday)
7:00am - 9:00am
 *** June 4, 18, & 25 (Swim Meets) ***
4:00pm - Close

Please call the Recreation Center at 713-662-7420 for the most up-to-date information, as schedules are subject to change.  Thanks you in advance for your patience, understanding, and support as our swim team ramps up for another great season. 

Members Only Colonial Park Pool "Sneak Peek" Swim!

Come by Colonial Park Pool on Saturday, May 5, from 10:00am - 7:00pm for a members only "sneak peek: swim.  Admittance this day will be exclusive to residents with the 2018 Colonial Park Pool membership.  Purchase your membership in advance at the Recreation Center, 4210 Bellaire Blvd, to avoid lines.  
Ice Cream Social - Boy Eating Ice Cream at Colonial
Moms Relaxing at Colonial During Moms Spa Day

Mom's Spa Day

Mom's Spa Day will be held on Sunday, May 20 from 9:00am - 11:00am at the Colonial Park Pool.  All West U resident mothers are invited to come get a little R&R at Colonial Park Pool before their special day!  Come out to enjoy a kid-free day by the pool, complete with massages, facials, and more.

For more information please call the Recreation Center at 713-662-7420.