About Lancaster Parks

Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Swimming are some of the many energetic activities that can be found in community recreation.
These programs are designed to fulfill the need to be involved in an activity where talents can find expression. If the need is to learn more about a sport, that opportunity also exists by way of lessons, clinics, and special training seminars. There is a place for everyone of all ages, skill levels, desires and abilities.

Special Events

Throughout the year, organized activities are offered for the community. Special events are presented for your enjoyment such as:

Olivedale Senior Center

We consider Olivedale a premier recreational and educational facility for the older population of the community ages 55 and older. 

The Lower Level of Olivedale houses our Lancaster Parks & Recreation Health & Fitness Center for ages 35 and older

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Comprised of the original Schurtz home, with 2 subsequent additions, the Center boasts a large banquet room in a multi-purpose area, meeting rooms, recreational areas, wellness center with warm-water exercise pool and a fitness room.
Members enjoy:
  • Cultural learning opportunities
  • The fine arts
  • Health and wellness
  • Hobbies
  • Sports
  • Travel
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Friends of the Park


 Keely Pearce

President, Friend of Lancaster Parks & Recreation