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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

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December 24th  
December 25th  
January 1st 2018  

Youth Programs

Friday Night Date Night

Friday 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Ages: 3-12 years
$2.50 per half hour per child
Children can play board games, do puzzles and enjoy a variety of recreational activities in the gym. Drop-ins are welcome! Space is limited, first come, first served. Children must be toilet trained.

Nature Explorer Club

Grown-up & Me Nature Explorer Club

Grown-up and Me Nature Explorer Club is designed to support the unique developmental needs of children ages 3-5 and provide opportunities to practice school ready skills through outdoor exploration and discovery.
Instructor: McKenzie Purdom has been in the early childhood education field for over 15 years and has a strong passion for nature in early education.
All Explorer Club activities will begin at the Clubhouse unless otherwise noted, and require pre-registration/ payment at the Rec. Center. An engaged adult is required for each child at no additional cost.

New Year Celebration

Date: Tuesday, January 2, 2018 9:30-11:30 am
Cost: $5 with donation of canned food.
Advanced Registration Required
Kick off the New Year exploring nature together!
Discover the wonders of our Oregon coast and create special memories. Take a peek at native plants and uncover how animals use them. Info about future Nature Explorer Club activities will be available.

Forest, Creeks & Sea

Dates: Jan 16 & 17, 23 & 24, 30 & 31 (Tuesdays & Wednesdays)
Times: 9:30-11:30 am
Cost: $35 per day or $140 for the entire 3 week session/per child
Advanced Registration Required
Explore the Forest, Creeks, & Sea in this 3 week hands-on program for preschoolers and their grownups. Outdoor exploration field trips are included in this program.

Valentine's Celebration

Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 9:30-11:30 am
Cost: $5 with donation of canned food
Advanced Registration Required
Celebrate Valentine’s Day together with a unique twist. Make festive art, discover how nature can teach us how to love ourselves and others, and go on a scavenger hunt to find the hidden hearts! Info about future Nature Explorer Club activities will be available.

Fantastic Forests

Dates: Feb 20 & 21, 27 & 28, March 6 & 7 (Tuesdays & Wednesdays)
Times: 9:30-11:30 am
Cost: $35 per day or $140 for the whole 3 week session
Advanced Registration Required
Explore beneath the branches of our local Fantastic Forests in this 3 week hands-on program for preschoolers and their grownups. Outdoor exploration field trips are included in this program.

 

Gymnastics Summer 2017

 

Winter Youth Gymnastics

December 2- March 31
Wednesdays & Saturdays (see below for classes, times,
& prices)
(No classes Dec. 23 & 31; Jan. 3 & 13; Feb. 3; Mar. 10)
Ages: 6 and up
Drop-ins $20.25 (no drop ins for Pre-Team & Team)
Coach: Kelsey Janes

Beginning-Early Intermediate

Wed. 3:30–4:30 p.m. and/or Sat. 1:30–2:30 p.m.
Prices:
Dec. – Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (4
weeks) $73.00, 2 days/week $140.00
Jan. - Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (3
weeks) $55.00, 2 days/week $122.00
Feb. - Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (3
weeks) $55.00, 2 days/week $122.00
Mar. - Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (4
weeks) $73.00, 2 days/week $140.00
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!

Intermediate-Advanced

Wed. 4:30–5:30 p.m. and/or Sat. 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Prices:
Dec. – Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (4
weeks) $73.00, 2 days/week $140.00
Jan. - Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (3
weeks) $55.00, 2 days/week $122.00
Feb. - Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (3
weeks) $55.00, 2 days/week $122.00
Mar. - Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (4
weeks) $73.00, 2 days/week $140.00
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

Wed. 6:00–7:00 p.m. and/or Sat. 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Prices:
Dec. – Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (4
weeks) $73.00, 2 days/week $140.00
Jan. - Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (3
weeks) $55.00, 2 days/week $122.00
Feb. - Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (3
weeks) $55.00, 2 days/week $122.00
Mar. - Wednesdays (4 weeks) $73.00, Saturdays (4
weeks) $73.00, 2 days/week $140.00
May register by invitation only. MUST have round-off backhandspring. Please contact Kelsey Janes for more information.

Pre-Team

Wed. 2:45–8:00 p.m. and Sat. 10:30 a.m. –3:30 p.m.
Prices:
Dec. - $182.50
Jan. - $170.00
Feb. - $170.00
Mar. - $182.50
Students may register by invitation only. Please contact Kelsey Janes for more information.

Team

Wed. 2:45–8:00 p.m. and Sat. 10:30 a.m. –3:30 p.m.
Prices:
Dec. - $182.50
Jan. - $205.00
Feb. - $205.00
Mar. - $215.00

Students may register by invitation only. Please contact Kelsey Janes for more information.

 

Indoor Park

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!

Kids Cookie Club

Kids Cookie Club

Third Friday of the Month @ 3:30 pm
Beginning January
Ages 9 -15
Cost: $10 per child
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Each month we will make a different type of cookie and learn about the place the recipe or one of the ingredients originated from. Most importantly, we will eat cookies! (Please note, we will be using nut, dairy, and gluten products in this class) Class is limited to 15 participants – Must Pre-register.

 

Olympic Style Tae Kwon Do

Olympic-Style Tae Kwon Do


Mondays & Fridays 5:00 – 5:30 pm
Wednesdays 4:00 – 4:30 pm
(No classes Dec. 25, Jan. 1, Feb. 2)
Ages 4 and up
$35.00/month
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

 

School's Out

After School Program
3:15-5:30 pm (starts Sept 5)
$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.

Non-School Days

7:45 am-5:30 pm (throughout the school year)
$15.00/half day (up to 5 hours) $25.00/full day

 

Teen Fitness Orientation

Thursdays 4:00-5:15pm
Pre-registration required, minimum of 3 students, 2 class session
Instructor: Brenda Luntzel, Lead Fitness Instructor
This is required for all 12-14 year olds who want to use the fitness center. Attendance to both sessions is required to in order to use the fitness center without parental supervision
•Understanding the FIIT principle for a balanced workout design
•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 and enjoyable workout.
•Specific training on cardio and strength machines in the fitness center.
•Upon completion you will receive a teen training card.