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Recreation Center

225 SE Avery St, Newport, OR 97365

Monday - Friday 5am - 9pm
Saturday 7am - 8pm
Sunday 11am - 6pm

Child Center Hours

School's Out Monday - Friday
3.30pm - 5.30pm
Friday Night Date Night 5.30pm - 8.30pm
Non-School Days 7.45am - 5.30pm
Summer Activity Club 7.45am - 5.30pm

Rec.Center Closures

November 22 - Thanksgiving
December 24th - Christmas Eve
December 25th - Christmas Day
December 31st close at 7pm - New Years Eve
January 1st - New Years Day 2019

Youth Programs

Spring Break 2018


Fridays, 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Ages: 3-12 years $2.50 per half hour per child
Drop-ins are welcome! Space is limited, first come, first served. Children must be toilet trained.


Gymnastics Winners!


Flip-R-Treat Gymnastics Competition – Eugene, OR

Riptide Gymnastics – 3rd place!
Alana, 1st on floor
Jackie, 4th on floor and beam


September 7 – December 28
Tue. & Fri. (see below for classes, times, & prices)
(No classes Sept. 4, 11, Oct 9, 30, Nov. 20, 23, 27, 29 & Dec. 25)
Ages: 6 and up
Coach: Kelsey Janes (ripcitygymnastics@gmail.com)


BEGINNING: Tuesdays only 4:15-5:00 (8 max) Sept. fee $42.00 (2 classes)
Oct./Nov./Dec. fee $63.00 (3 classes)
BEGINNING 2: Fridays only 4:15-5:00 (8 max) Sept./Oct. fee $84.00 (4 classes)
Nov./Dec. fee $63.00 (3 classes)
BEGINNING & BEGINNING 2: Combined for twice/wk classes (8 max) Sept./Nov./Dec. fee $126.00,
Oct. fee $149.00
Beginning Gymnastics is a program designed to introduce students to a sport full of exciting challenges (mental and physical) that will help build strength, flexibility, coordination, and balance. Athletes will be trained to do many different skills on the floor, beam, vault, and bars. Proper stretching, technique, and understanding body movement are emphasized. Safety, fun, and more fun are priorities in this class


This class is two days a week
Tue.& Fri. 5:00-6:00 p.m., $126.00 per month
May register by invitation only. Students must have a basic gymnastics foundation and have experience on all equipment. Required skills: floor (forward and backward roll, cartwheel, handstand, and bridge, back-walkover, front-handspring), bars (back hip pullover, cast, back hip circle). These classes are designed for gymnasts that want to transition from recreational to competing and learning routines. Emphasis on technique, drills, and conditioning.Please contact Kelsey Janes for more information.

Elite Advanced

This class is two days a week
Tue. and Fri. 5:00-6:30 p.m., $154.00 per month
May register by invitation only. MUST have round-off back handspring. Please contact Kelsey Janes for more information.


This class is two days a week
Tue. and Fri.3:30-7:30 p.m.,
Sept. & Dec. $184.00
Nov. $234.00
Students may register by invitation only. Please contact Kelsey Janes for more information


Indoor Park


Tuesdays & Fridays 9:30 – 11:30 am
Saturdays 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 4 and under
$2.00 drop-in per child
Join a parent/child play group atmosphere which provides a place for young children to play and be active inside. The play equipment is designed for walking through 4 years of age. Slides, ride-on toys, tunnels and more are available!


Olympic Style Tae Kwon Do


Mondays & Fridays 5:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Wednesdays 4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
(No classes Sept. 3, Nov. 22, & Dec. 24 & 31)
Ages 4 and up
Instructor: Ben Tarr
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. Try the first two classes for free and see if you like it.



Starts Sept 4
3-5:30 pm M/T/Th/F, 2-5:30 pm Wed
Swimming, crafts, active games, creative learning $100/month or $8/day (does not include non-school days.) The monthly fee includes early release Wednesdays.
USDA and this institution are equal opportunity providers and employers.


7:45 am-5:30 pm (on most non-school days during the school year)
$15.00/half day (up to 5 hours) $25.00/full day



Free with Annual Pass
Thursdays 6:00-8:00pm
Ages 12 – 14 years
September 20, Oct. 11, 25, Nov. 8
$25.00 drop-in fee
Pre-registration required by parent. Minimum of 3 students.
Attendance for one of the 2 hour classes is required for all 12-14 year olds who want to use the fitness area without parental supervision.
• Understanding the FIIT principle, knowledge of basic muscle groups and types of strength training and other recommended guidelines for young adults.
• Fitness Center etiquette and appropriate use of exercise equipment for a safe workout.
• Specific training of cardio and strength machines in the fitness center.
• Upon completion you will receive a teen fit pass on their card



Fridays, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
October 5, November 2, & December 7
$20.00 per family per class
An engaged adult is required
Grownup & Me Nature explorer Club is designed to support the unique developmental needs of children ages 2-5 and provide opportunities to practice school ready skills through outdoor exploration and discovery. Space is limited. Registration deadline is 48 hours before each class.



Saturday, October 27, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
$20.00 per family
An engaged adult is required
Join us for a family friendly fall celebration for all ages. Make festive art, go on a scavenger hunt to find the hidden pumpkins, play fun games, and paint a pumpkin to take home!
Space is limited. Registration deadline is October 25.



Thursdays; Oct 8 – Dec 10
5pm – 6pm
$20 per session
Instructor: Jenni Remillard
This class is designed for beginning students of any age; kids to adults. We will learn the parts of the flute, how to make different notes, and how to read music. A onetime fee of $8 covers the cost of a book. Students must have their own flute. No previous experience necessary.