Prices & Guidelines

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The Coldwater Recreation Department takes pride in offering a wide variety of quality leisure and recreational activities year-round. Our activities are intended to teach basic skills, teamwork and sportsmanship, while providing opportunities for physical fitness and socialization.

We want residents of all ages to come and enjoy our facilities and recreational activities. We offer on-line registration, print a registration form to register by mail or fax; and, of course, you can always register in person at the Recreation office located at 1776 Heritage Drive.

Prices & Guidelines

Activity City Resident Cost Non-City Resident Cost
Track Pass (1 Day)
-Day access to the track for walking or running
$2 $3
Track (25 Visit Punch Card)
-Punch cards must be used within 1 year from date purchased
$40 $50
Court Pass
-Pass to open court for 1 hour, does not include court setup, court is shared
$3 $4
Court (25 Visit Punch Card)
-Punch cards must be used within 1 year from date purchased
$50 $75
Drop-in Sports
-Access to any drop-in sport on the schedule for 2 hours
$4 $5
Court Rental/hr. $20 $25
Batting Cage Rental/30 min. $10 $12
Batting Cage/Court Rental Combo/hr. $20 $25
Community Room/hr.
-Prices vary for rentals longer than an hour
$25 $30
Birthday Parties
-Includes 1 court and 1 room for 2 hours
$85 $100
Fitness Room
-Price per person/per visit
$2 $2
Heritage Hall $130 $180
Pavilion Rental $40 $50
Outdoor Rentals Cost
Softball Field $150/tournament/field
$25/hour/weekday evening
Softball Field - with lights $25/field/day
Softball/Baseball Tournament w/refit fees $250/field/day
Basketball Couts (outdoors)
-Courts if reserved or used for an event must be rented
General Guidelines
  • All guests and participants must check in with the front desk attendant upon entering the facility.
  • All participants must wear appropriate athletic shoes-and will be asked not to wear their street shoes onto the floor.
  • The second floor balcony is off limits unless a scheduled program is taking place.
  • Children must be supervised or in an activity while present at our facility.  
  • Smoking, Chewing Tobacco, Alcoholic beverages, Illegal drugs, and profanity are prohibited in ALL areas of the facility and grounds at all times.  
  • Food and beverages are allowed only in the lounge area located in the middle of the 4 courts, water is allowed throughout the building.  

Locker Rooms

  • Please secure all personal items in a locker with a lock. The Dr. Robert W. Browne Center is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • Lockers are “Day Use” so they must be emptied after each use. If a lock is left overnight, staff will remove the lock and the locker contents.
  • Toiletries in glass containers are prohibited.
  • Food and Drinks are not permitted in the locker rooms at any time.


  • The new Dr. Robert W. Browne Center has 2 wood courts and 2 multi purpose courts. These courts can be reserved and set up for Basketball, Volleyball, Tennis, Futsal, Soccer, Floor Hockey, Football, Baseball, Arts and Craft Shows, Mom 2 Mom Sales, and much more.
  • Inappropriate use of the court equipment is not permitted at any time.  This includes hanging on the basketball hoop, leaning on or sitting on the tennis nets or pulling on the volleyball nets.
  • No cleats of any type are allowed.
  • Spectators must use bleachers or benches (no chairs allowed on floor).

Batting Cages

  • The Center has 3 reservable batting cages, at the time of rental please verify if you will need batting cage equipment, such as pitching machines, batters box, L screen, etc.  and that will be set up for you.
  • If you are using the pitching machine you need to have helmets on.
  • Hitting bats on the multipurpose floor will not be allowed.
  • When batting you must use batters box.
  • At all times be sure to secure netting on all sides of cage before hitting or throwing.
  • Helmets and bats are not provided.
  • 10 times around is 1 mile.
  • Walkers are to use the inside lane closest to the courts.
  • Runners are to use the outside lane closest to the windows.
  • The direction of travel will alternate daily.  Please review the sign at the desk for details.
  • While passing other walkers/runners on the track please use caution.
  • Track may be closed at times of tournament play or other rentals.

Dr. Robert W. Browne Aquatic Center

The Aquatic Center is managed by the Coldwater Community Schools and is located at:

Dr. Robert W. Browne Aquatic Center
250 Western Avenue
Coldwater, MI 49036
Phone: 517-279-5920