Fitness and wellness is a component of the healthy & active lifestyle message that is part of Westerville. There are numerous opportunities for all age groups to be active within our community, whether its using our leisure trails to walk, run or bike to participating in group fitness classes or strength training in the gym.

Community Center Fitness Amenities
There are numerous ways to stay active and workout at the Westerville Community Center. The Fitness Area and Track have everything you need to exercise from cardio equipment to weights. The gymnasium holds opens hours to play basketball and other sports while the indoor pool offers aqua fitness classes and lap swimming. Learn more about visiting or joining the facility at
Group Fitness Classes

Westerville Parks and Recreation offers many ways to stay fit, healthy and active with group fitness. There are more than 30 different classes ranging from Total Body Training to Yoga and Water Aerobics.

  • Classes are for ages 16 and up.
  • Programs are based on three levels: beginner, intermediate or advanced.
  • Sign up for an entire session or try a Drop In Fitness Class.

A full description of all classes can be found in the Community Recreation Guide.

Live W.E.L.L.

Live W.E.L.L. Westerville is a community health initiative that promotes a healthy and active lifestyle using a multidisciplinary approach in an effort to reduce a variety of chronic illnesses. This community-based initiative provides programs and resources for those who live and work in Westerville to become more acquainted with a variety of wellness options.  

Current Opportunities 

  • Tobacco Cessation Counseling: Franklin County Public Health is offering free counseling to help you kick tobacco for good. Call (833) 224-7848 for more information.
  • National Senior Health and Fitness Day: Register for a free health fair at the Community Center on Wednesday, May 29. Come participate in health screenings and meet with exhibitors. Sign up online at
  • SilverSneakers: Health plans around the country offer this award-winning program to people who are eligible for Medicare or to group retirees. Westerville Parks and Recreation has teamed up with the Silver Sneakers to offer classes and events specifically for SilverSneakers participants including conditioning classes and health education seminars. Learn more about program: SilverSneakers Information.