Facility Rules

The rules for the East Suffolk Recreation Center Building are as follows:
  • All patrons must adhere to admission policies and procedures.
  • Shoes and shirts must be worn at all times. No solid black or white tees or shirts with violent graphics or graffiti.
  • Children ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a valid card holding adult unless enrolled in a class or activity.
  • Food and drink permitted only in the multipurpose room and vending machine area.
  • Laptops cannot be used in the Fitness Center or Game Room.
  • No persons under the age of 16 are permitted in the Fitness Center.
  • School-age youth (Grades K-12) shall not be permitted in the Center before 2 p.m. on regular school days.
  • Bicycles, skateboards, skates, cleated shoes, and animals (except service animals) are not permitted in the center.
  • Loitering in the hallways, the foyer, or around entrance/exit door is not permitted.
  • Soliciting or petitioning on city property is prohibited.
  • Smoking, gambling, the promotion of gambling activity, fighting, threatening, cursing or profane language, and overt displays of physical affection are not permitted on the East Suffolk Recreation Center Campus.
  • Consuming, possession, or being under the influence of any controlled substance while in or on the grounds of the center is prohibited.
  • Running, horseplay, pretend fighting, pushing, tripping, and the like are not permitted.
  • The Center Staff shall not be responsible for any loss, damage, or stolen property left in the Recreation Center.
  • Patrons are responsible for providing locks for lockers. Locks left on lockers overnight will be removed.
  • Any persons wishing to post, distribute, circulate, display any printed material must have permission from the Recreation Supervisor.
  • Participants are not allowed in staff office space.
  • Any behavior deemed inappropriate will be addressed by staff and may lead to suspension from the Recreation Center.
  • Individuals found to be responsible for careless use, damaging, or destroying the center's equipment or property are subject to suspension from Recreation Center. Compensation for replacement may be requested.