Reserve your equipment!

With the safety of our members and staff in mind, we have developed a COVID conscious equipment lending option for Summer 2021.

You can now make a reservation for summer equipment online! You are also welcome to call or email our Branches to make a reservation.

Reserve your equipment online

Download reservation instructions

To ensure that all members have an opportunity to borrow, we are asking members to limit reservations to once a month. Thanks for your cooperation!


Let’s Get Started!

All members are required to watch the Watercraft Lending Orientation Video and complete the quiz before borrowing our watercraft. We also require that each watercraft has at least 1 person that is 18 years or older and who has taken the Watercraft Lending Orientation, to be in our watercraft. Please be sure to watch this video and take the quiz before your first watercraft reservation.

Watercraft Lending Orientation Video



How does Covid-conscious lending work?

  1. Become a member. (Join online by clicking here!)
  2. Reserve your equipment. (Click here to download instructions.)
  3. You will receive a confirmation email with pick-up instructions. 
  4. Go have fun and enjoy the equipment!
  5. Bring the equipment back to the same location you picked up at your scheduled drop-off time and day, and within that Branch’s Equipment Lending Hours
  6. Repeat. ;-)

Questions? Contact us at the numbers or emails below:

Riverside Park: RP Equipment Lending Staff, (414) 626-8527
Washington Park: Erin Ganzke This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., (414) 626-8278

Reserve your equipment online

Here are some tips for success:

Reserve online ahead of time! Our summer items are popular and equipment goes fast – make sure you are reserving online ahead of time.

Check equipment status. Check to make sure you have everything you need and that the equipment is in good working order before you leave the Center.

Ask for advice! Need advice on where to go or how to use the equipment? Contact us at one of the phone numbers or emails above.


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