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Common Ground Community Center, located just north of Elkhorn High School, is a 60,000 square foot membership facility that provides ample space for numerous health, fitness and recreation activities.

Amenities include:     

  • 10,000 square foot fitness area
  • Two full-size basketball courts
  • Two volleyball courts
  • Eight-lane competition swimming pool
  • Two meeting rooms
  • Game room 
  • Walking track
  • Group exercise room
  • Spin cycle room
  • Child watch room  
  • Locker rooms      

Facilities available to rent:

  • Meeting Rooms 
    Large Meeting Room(A)  $50.00 per hour 
    Small Meeting Room(B) $25.00 per hour
    Combined Meeting Room (A+B) $75.00 per hour
  • Basketball Court: One full-size basketball court  $40.00 per hour
    • Ongoing gym rentals will be a  first come, first serve basis.
    • Available for rent Thursday-Saturday 4:00pm-9:00pm; Sunday 10:00am-7:00pm
    • $50 deposit due at the time of booking and first 2 weeks of rentals must pay at the time of reservation.
  • Small Conference Room  $25.00 per hour
  • Rental Brochure

Birthday Party Package
Saturdays and Sundays

Cost:  Members $100.00  / Non-Members  $125.00
Package includes:

  • 2 hours in the small meeting room
  • 20 paid admissions to Common Ground
  • Use of pool during “Open Swim”
  • Use of gym during “Open Gym”
  • Use of Game Room

Please contact Kelly Maher, Recreation Supervisor at 402-444-4227 to learn more about facility reservations and Birthday Party Packages


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    2019-11-25 19:28:25

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  • Bathrooms on North Side of Zorinsky Lake Closed

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  • Riverfront Trail Closure - 9/25

    2019-09-25 13:53:05

    RIVERFRONT TRAIL CLOSURE A section of the Riverfront Trail on the MUD property between the trail-head parking lot on the south to the pump building on the north will be closed starting on Wednesday, September 25, 2 ...

  • Riverfront Trail Closure - 5/31

    2019-05-31 17:52:58

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    2019-03-14 15:27:04

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