Go to main content
Recreation Center - Home


Hours & Directions

Recreation Center

225 SE Avery St, Newport, OR 97365

Monday - Friday 5am - 9pm
Saturday 7am - 7pm (8pm starting Oct. 1)
Sunday 11am - 6pm

Child Center Hours

School's Out Monday - Friday
3.15pm - 5.30pm
Friday Night Date Night 5.30pm - 8.30pm
Non-School Days 7.45am - 5.30pm
Summer Activity Club 7.45am - 5.30pm

Holiday Closures

May 29th Memorial Day

Fitness Classes


Back To Basics Instructor

Gentle Basics

Free with Annual Pass
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:15 – 9:45
(No classes May 16th & 18th)
10 classes/$35 or Drop-ins $4
Instructor: Jamie Butler
Gentle Basics is a chair based class with simple movements and techniques to improve strength, flexibility and joint mobility. Whether you are looking to get started or improve on your current level of fi tness, this class has something for everyone.


Jiu Jitsu with Jaret

Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:30 – 7:00 p.m., beginning March 14th
Punch cards: 8 classes/$55.00 or $8.00 drop-in
Instructor: Jaret Washburn
Jiu Jitsu (or Brazilian Jiu Jitsu) is submission grappling and most commonly known as the ground game in MMA. In this class, we will break down the fundamentals and work through transitions, positions, and submissions. Egos are left at the door, creating an awesome practice for everyone 16 and older. Jiu Jitsu can give you focus, determination, and bring balance to your life.
Jaret has 7 years of Jiu Jitsu experience under his belt and enjoys the life of a “Mat Rat”. He is currently attending the Svadharma School of Yoga and working on his next Jiu Jitsu certification.


MACC Class

Moderate Aerobic Conditioning Class

Free with Annual Pass
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:15 – 11:15 a.m.
10 classes/$50 or $6.50 drop-in fee
First class is free
Instructor: Jacquelyn Oakes
This moderate aerobic conditioning class is a low impact workout with great intensity and energy levels. All the muscle groups are conditioned to achieve over-all levels of fi tness. Drop-ins are always welcome!


Newport Walking Club

The Newport Walking Club is a community club, started to encourage people in our community to get out and walk and is sponsored by the Newport Parks and Recreation Department. The club has a great website that allows members to schedule walks and invite others. http://www.meetup.com/Newport-Walking-Club/


Olympic-Style Tae Kwon Do

Mondays & Fridays 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Wednesdays 4:30 – 5:30 pm
(No class May 29th)
Instructor: Richard Fowler
Learn traditional and Olympic styles with USTU, WRF certified instructors that will help increase confidence, physical fitness, flexibility, strength, and self-discipline while becoming part of a new and exciting sport. Be part of a winning team. Try the first two classes for free and see if you like it.


On a Roll

Free with Annual Pass
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:45 – 10:00 am
(No classes May 16th & 18th)
Instructor: Jamie Butler
15 minutes of muscle relaxation, tension and fascial adhesion relief through guided foam roller movements and mat stretches. A perfect addition to any routine!


On the Ball!

Free with Annual Pass
Tuesdays & Thursdays 12:15 – 12:45 pm
(No classes May 16th & 18th)
10 classes/$35.00 or $4.00 Drop-ins
Instructor: Jamie Butler
Swiss balls and body weight movements that everyone can participate in so come in and bounce it out Jamie comes with 3 years personal training experience and 5 years of leading fitness classes. On the Ball focuses on fun, core-engaging workouts, improving balance, and conditioning the muscles of the body


Pilates Mat Class

Wednesdays 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Punch cards: 10 classes/$55.00, 20 classes/$100.00, or $6.50 drop-in
Instructor: Kelly Ricketts
Enhance the connection between mind and body while building strength and flexibility through Pilates. This class is Beginning Intermediate – for people who have basic knowledge of principles. Pilates can help strengthen core muscles, which also improves the postural muscles supporting the spine and neck. We will also occasionally use props to add to the classes.
Ms. Ricketts began taking pilates classes almost twenty years ago. She is a certified Stott Pilates Rehab instructor in Mat and Reformer.

Stretch & Flex

Stretch & Flex

Free with Annual Pass
Mondays & Wednesdays 9:15 – 9:45 am
(No class May 29th)
10 classes/$25.00 or $4.00 drop-in
Instructor: Heidi Rivers
If you are feeling stiff in your joints and less flexible in your range of motion, give seated Stretch & Flex a try. This class is geared toward seniors, but not exclusive. Try it as a warm up or cool down to complement your exercise routine.


Total Body Conditioning

Free with Annual Pass
Wednesdays 12:15 – 12:45 pm
(No classes Mar. 8th, Apr. 12th, May 10th & 17th)
10 classes/$35 or Drop-ins $4
Instructor: Jamie Butler
This 30-minute high intensity training class will have you sweating in no time! Alternating strength and cardio circuits to improve muscular development,cardiovascular endurance and whole body conditioning.


Zumba With Amy

Zumba Fitness with Amy Bee

Mondays & Wednesdays 5:45 – 6:45 pm
(No class May 29th)
Punch cards: 10 classes/$50.00, 25 classes/$100.00 or $6.00 drop-in
Annual Pass holders – dropin price is $4.00
First class is free!
Instructor: Amy Bendel
Tired of the same old workout? Zumba with Amy Bee is a fun and spicy way to burn calories that’s never boring. With over 5 years of experience as a Zumba Instructor, Amy has a love for music and dance that shines through in her classes.
Please note: Classes are appropriate for any fitness level but must be 18 years old or 16+ with parental approval to attend.


Zumba Fitness with Chante

Friday 5:45 – 6:45 pm
For ages 16 & up
First Class is Free!
$6.00 drop-in
Instructor: Chante Davis
Chante is a new Zumba instructor. About eight years ago, she attended her first Zumba class and fell in love. Her energy and personality are infectious as she leads a calorie burning, sweat inducing, heart pumping workout. Come join the party and you’re guaranteed to have a blast. Let’s ZUMBA! Wheeeepaaaa! Please note: Classes are appropriate for any fitness level, but participants must be 18 years old or 16+ with parental approval to attend.