The Lester Buresh Center

The City of Mt Vernon welcomes you to the Lester Buresh Family Community Wellness Center “the LBC”. The LBC is the vital center of our community where everyone can gather, grow, and thrive. This 33,000 square foot facility has been in the works for the past 20 years! From group exercise classes and team activities to spaces that encourage interaction, the LBC is a great way to stay connected with your neighbors and be a part of the community. We invite you to explore our facility with a day visit or check out our memberships, programs, and rental options.

Day Use

The Lester Buresh Family Community Wellness Center “the LBC” welcomes patrons of all ages to enjoy the facility. The LBC was designed as a shared use facility. Exclusive use of the facility can be done through rental


At the LBC we offer a variety of membership types to serve individuals, couples, seniors, and families. Membership options give you the variety and flexibility you need to make the LBC a part of your daily life in support of your health and wellness efforts. Let us help you reach your fitness goals in the new year.

Facility Rentals

The LBC is designed to provide facilities for meetings, civic engagements, passive and active recreation, and social events. Reserve space for your next event, large or small.