Seltzer Park

South Pavilion | Playscape | North Pavilion | Pools | Rental Information |

SeltzerSeltzer Park is located east of Mansfield Avenue and south of Parkwood Drive. Seltzer is the largest park in Shelby, and has many amenities, including: two large Pavilions, a wooden Playscape area, Tennis and Basketball courts, the Pools, and Seltzer Stream meanders through this park to make a nice setting for get together's.

The park maintenance garage is also located in this park. Seltzer Pavilion

The South Pavilion is located on Glenwood Drive. This pavilion will seat 80 people and overlooks the lake and Seltzer stream. Features at this location are; two handicap accessible tables, handicap accessible restrooms, electricity, water, grills, and horse shoe pits. There is also a ball field nearby.

Playscape SeltzerThe Playscape is within walking distance of the South Pavilion in Seltzer Park and features an 8400 square foot wooden play area for children ages 3 to 14. This playscape was financed from private funding and built using community volunteers in 1994. The Playscape is located at the corner of Bradley Ave and Woodland Dr.

The North Pavilion seats about 140 people and is located below Seltzer Pool onN Pavilion  Parkwood Drive. This pavilion also overlooks a lake and Seltzer stream. Handicap accessible restrooms are a short distance away. There is a playground area for children of all ages.


The Main Pool is “L” shaped and contains 230,000 gallons of water, has a 1 meter diving board and a 108 foot water slide.

The wading Pool is for kids 6 and under and contains 4,900 gallons of water.

Seltzer Pool will open Memorial Day weekend from May 24-26, 2014!  The pool will be reopen on May 30, 2014 for the summer and close on August 18, 2014.  The pool will reopen on the weekends of August 23-24 and August 30-September 1.  Hours of operation are 12:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Monday through Saturday and 12:00 P.M to 6:00 P.M. on Sundays, unless weather conditions are unfavorable.

Daily Pool rate is $4.00. Kids 3 and under have free admission.

Early pass sales at a $5.00 discount will be available May 22 and May 23 at the pool office from 12:00 to 2:00 and 5:00-7:00.  Passes will then be available at the regular prices during pool hours at the pool office.  Organizations using the pools daily should contact the Pool Manager for pricing. Pool Ph. #419-347-2312

Cost of a passes are:



Swimming Lessons

Swimming lessons will be held the following weeks in 2014:

June 16-20, July 7-11, July 28-August 1, August 11-15.

Lessons sponsored by Seltzer Pool are $15 per student for 5 days with registration at the pool office any time prior to the start of lessons.


3 and 4 year olds (must be potty trained):  11:00 A.M.-11:30 A.M.

Kindergarten and First Grade:  10:30 A.M.-11:00 A.M.

Second thru Fourth Grade- 10:00 A.M.-10:30 A.M.

Advanced Swimmers:  9:30 A.M.- 10:00 A.M.

*If skills are above or below the scheduled times, we will move the swimmer to a more appropriate class after the first day!

*Reminder, parents are not allowed inside the gates during class time to prevent distractions away from the instructors.

Please click here for a registration form.


Rental Information

Pavilions at South Seltzer, North Seltzer, Rabold and Veterans can be reserved by contacting City Hall at 43 W. Main St., Shelby, Ohio Ph #419-347-5131. Reservations are made May through September. These pavilions have electricity, water and grills.

Pool can be rented Monday through Saturday from 7:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. and from 6:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. on Sundays.  A deposit of $40 is required at the time of reservation, with the balance due prior to rental. Rentals are scheduled at the Pool Office. Rates are as follows: