Newport Parks and Recreation
ACTIVITY GUIDE SUMMER 2014
Activities, Schedules, Events and much more for
The Newport Recreation Center • Pool • Senior Activity Center
POSTAL CUSTOMER PRST STD US Postage PAID Newport, OR Permit No. 16 EDDM BMEU
930 SW Abbey Street Newport, (541) 265-2244 www.samhealth.org
Offering services in: Emergency Department
Sleep Disorders Program
Primary Care Clinics:
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Samaritan Occupational Medicine Samaritan Orthopedic Surgeons
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Samaritan Pacific ENT & Allergy
Physician Referral Network:
Samaritan Pacific Surgical Associates
Samaritan Pacific Womenâ€™s Health Group Samaritan Pacific Walk-In Clinic
A MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Motivation is the key to getting results. I’m not so sure that statement is accurate. It might be, but it really comes down to time, energy and resources. Most of us want specific good things for ourselves and our loved ones; this doesn’t need to be said, however, desires become a key factor in our motivation. If we want something enough we can start figuring out how to fund it, build it, where to put it and even how to use it. Wanting something enough will actually create the energy inside you to push for results. Maybe this is what motivation really is, the energy required or necessary to obtain a result. So, do we need to reduce some activities or behaviors in order to increase new or more desirable outcomes right? We only have 24 hours in the day and we all need sleep. Since it is recommended that we get 8 hours of sleep a day, we are starting off with only 2/3 of a day. If you are still working, there goes at least another third. Eating, caring for yourself and others, moving from place to place, cleaning and education will cost at least another 1/3 of our time. So where do we get the time? I’m not experienced enough for retirement and most of my retired friends tell me they are actually busier now than when they were working. I need to work because groceries and gas cost a lot of money. So maybe I/we just need to focus on our personal energy reserves. This summer, let’s try to figure out what motivates us so we can create and focus more energy on the things that are really important. This is the act of prioritizing but, it really oversimplifies how crazy one’s life can become. So, thanks for reading this because I was really struggling with something positive to put in my quarterly message and couldn’t figure out why. I was unmotivated and procrastinating. I now can conclude that it was the weather and it really doesn’t matter if it is sunny or raining because there are so many things to get done and so little time. My only advice is to figure out what makes you happy and do more of that. Thanks and be happy, Jim Protiva Parks and Recreation Director firstname.lastname@example.org
RATES & PASSES
We now offer all our annual pass holders access to the following classes at no additional cost: Stretch & Flex, A Matter of Balance, 10/10 Walking Class, T’ai Chi, Energetic Qigong and our new MAC class (Moderate Aerobic Conditioning Class) with instructor Jacquelyn Oakes. Recreation Center passes allow residents and non-residents use of the walking/jogging track, cardio and strength training areas, staff, and all gymnasium drop-in activities. The annual pass also includes use of the Newport Swimming Pool. NEWPORT REC CENTER FEE SCHEDULE AS OF JAN. 1 2014
Youth: 3-17 yrs. Adult: 18-61 yrs. Senior: 62+ yrs.
$3.60 $5.15 $4.65
$5.15 $6.15 $5.65
Youth: 3-17 yrs. Adult: 18-61 yrs. Senior: 62+ yrs.
$25.75 $40.00 $31.75
$32.00 $49.50 $40.75
Youth: 3-17 yrs. Adult: 18-61 yrs. Seniors: 62+ yrs.
$37.25 $93.00 $49.65
$ 49.65 $111.65 $74.50
Youth: 3-17 yrs. Adult: 18-61 yrs. Seniors: 62+ yrs.
$62.00 $155.00 $102.25
$ 74.50 $186.00 $112.50
1-MONTH INDIVIDUAL PASS
3-MONTH INDIVIDUAL PASS
ANNUAL INDIVIDUAL PASS
Youth: 3-17 yrs. $194.00 $213.25 Adult: 18-61 yrs. $421.00 $527.00 Seniors: 62+ yrs. $310.00 $347.50 Annual Pass Discount 3 Month Discount Any 2= 10% Any 2= 5% Any 3= 15% Any 3= 10% Any 4= 30% Any 4= 15% Any additional youth above Any 5= 20% 2 children = $50 (must all be in the same family) HOURS M - F 5:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Sat - 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Sun - 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. DEBIT PLAN When you sign up for an annual pass, you can pay monthly using our debit plan. For more information, please contact the Recreation Center at 541-265-7783.
GREAT DEALS AT THE NEWPORT REC CENTER MONTHLY SPECIALS!
JUNE 5% off our 3-MONTH PASS! Set up your summer workout now! JULY AND AUGUST $1 off any Recreation Center drop-in fee (Excludes senior & youth $3.00 day, indoor park, or any class drop-in fee)
CORPORATE RATES: Discounted rates are available on annual passes to the Recreation Center which includes the Swimming Pool. Interested businesses and organizations may contact the Recreation Center at 541-265-7783. HOLIDAY CLOSURES: July 4h - Independence Day
The Rec. Center is now a participant in the SilverSneakers Program. To find our more information or if your health plan offers SilverSneakers, visit silversneakers.com or call 1-888-423-4632 Monday through
Friday, 8 am to 8 pm EST. Make the Newport Recreation Center your headquarters for fitness and let SilverSneakers help you take charge of your health! Please remember to consult your physician before starting SilverSneakers or any exercise program. A SilverSneakers pass does not include Newport Pool fees.
NEWPORT RECREATION CENTER
SUMMER 2014 ACTIVITY GUIDE
NEWPORTRECREATIONCENTER LOCATION 225 SE Avery Street Newport, OR 97365 | 541-265-7783
Welcome to the Newport Recreation Center. Through the efforts of many community members, our facility offers a variety of recreation, sports, health, fitness, educational, and community opportunities for people of all ages.
NEWPORT RECREATION CENTER
OUR 45,000 SQUARE FOOT FACILITY FEATURES: *FULL SIZE GYM - Drop-in basketball, volleyball, and more - Rental times available *MULTI-PURPOSE GYM
- Drop-in pickleball, soccer, hockey, tennis, & recreational skating - Martial Arts, gymnastics, indoor park and more - Rental times available
*CARDIO/STRENGTH TRAINING AREA - Forty-nine strength training and cardio machines including elliptical machines, treadmills, recumbent bikes, upright bikes, stair climber, rowing machine, Smith machine, strength-training machines, cable-cross machines, vertical knee lift, inner/outer thigh machine, and a large selection of free weights, dumbbells, bars, benches, and equipment. *CIRCUIT TRAINING ROOM - Eight-man universal machine, punching bag, and speed bags plus additional equipment *STRETCHING/EXERCISE AREA OVERLOOKING THE GYMS. - Pilates balls, medicine balls, bosu balls, stretching bands, jump ropes, weight belts, aerobic steps, ab rollers and exercise mats *INDOOR TRACK - Two lanes for walking or running - Shock-absorbing surface *LARGE MULTI-PURPOSE ROOM (divisible) - Large outdoor patio with gardens and pathway
- Available for wedding receptions and special events - Catering kitchen and some culinary equipment available - White boards, 24” TV/DVD/VCR, and other equipment available - Rental times available (full or ½ room) - Capacity 132 people *AEROBICS/DANCE ROOM - Shock-absorbing wood floor - Ballet bar and mirrored walls - Access to outdoor patio and garden - Rental times available - Capacity 40 * SECONDARY AEROBICS/DANCE ROOM AND MEETING ROOM - Carpeted floor - Mirrored wall - Rental times available - Capacity 35 people *CLASSROOM AND MEETING ROOM (divisible) - Perfect for trainings, meetings, parties, baby showers, etc. - Rental available (full or ½ room) - Capacity 36 people with tables *FAMILY CHANGING ROOM (designed for parents with young children) - Single-use dressing room for special needs - Individual shower *LOCKER/SHOWER ROOMS - Daily lockers free (bring a padlock) CHECK-IN: When you arrive, please check in at the control desk in the main lobby. For your convenience and safety, there is always a staff person on duty during open hours.
$11.50/hour $17.50/hour $17.50/hour $17.50/hour $28.75/hour
REGISTRATION The following information pertains to Summer 2014 registration for Newport Parks and Recreation activities. Listings of the activity/class dates, times, fees, etc. are located in each section of the Activity Guide. GENERAL REGISTRATION: We ask that you pre-register for all activities and classes to avoid cancellation due to low enrollment. WALK-IN REGISTRATION: Register at the Newport Recreation Center, 225 SE Avery Street, plus some of our larger events and activities now offer online registration through our website at www.newportoregon.gov/recreation MAIL-IN REGISTRATION: Please return a completed registration form with payment by check or money order to Newport Parks and Recreation Department, 169 SW Coast Hwy., Newport, OR 97365. LATE REGISTRATION: Participants joining a class at its mid-point or beyond will pay 50% of the original fee. There will be no prorated amount prior to the midpoint of a class. Late registration will only be permitted pending instructor approval and space availability. PAYMENT METHODS: All programs and reservations require full payment of fees at the time of registration. The Newport Parks and Recreation Department accepts Visa, MasterCard, and Discover, cash, and checks or money orders made payable to “The City of Newport.” REFUND POLICY: Full refunds will be given if this Department cancels classes. At the participant’s request, prorated refunds will be given after a class begins, subject to a $5.00 service charge to recover administrative expenses. Please allow 2-3 weeks for processing. SCHOLARSHIPS: Scholarships are available for certain programs to those who qualify as funds allow. Please contact us for current information. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial assistance is available to City of Newport residents who qualify under the Financial Assistance Program. PHOTO USAGE: On occasion, staff may take photos of participants. Please be aware that these photos may be used in future guides, pamphlets, flyers, and for general publicity of programs and activities. OFFICE: Newport Recreation Center 225 SE Avery St. Newport, OR 97365 Phone: 541 265-7783
Full Multi-Purpose room *Kitchen, additional 1/2 Main Gym or Small Gym Full Gym Full Facility
$57.50/hour $5.75/hour $28.75/hour $57.50/hour $345.00/hour
NEWPORT RECREATION CENTER
1/2 Classroom Full Classroom Meeting room Aerobics room 1/2 Multi-Purpose room
BE A VOLUNTEER
Use your time and talent to make a difference in our community. As a volunteer, you will gain valuable work experience, learn new skills, and develop new friendships. Volunteers are welcomed as youth leaders, instructors, parks and trail maintenance, gardeners, and facility assistants. Volunteer applications are available at the Newport Recreation Center.
MAKE A DIFFERENCE! Donate to our youth Scholarship Fund. Our Youth Scholarship Fund provides assistance to children in financial need, allowing them to participate in some of the great structured activities offered through the Newport Parks and Recreation Department. This program is funded by events such as the Coast Hills Classic Mountain Bike Race, and generous donations from community members. If you would like to donate, please call the Recreation Center @ 541-265-7783.
SPECIAL ACTIVITIES & FITNESS CLASSES
SPECIAL ACTIVITIES, FITNESS CLASSES
OLYMPIC-STYLE TAE KWON DO Mondays & Wednesdays 4:00 – 4:45 or 4:45 – 5:30 p.m. (no class on July 4) Fridays (sparing) 4:00 – 5:15 p.m. $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.
ENERGETIC QIGONG—5 ANIMAL FROLICS Free with Annual Pass Wednesdays, 11:00 am — 12:00 pm Drop-in price $5.00 – First class is free 10 class punch card--$40.00, 20 class punch card--$70.00 Instructor: Darren Villeneuve Crane, Tiger, Bear, Monkey, Deer--The Five Animal Forms represent the world’s oldest continually practiced exercise form--over 2000 years! This set, which imitates the movements and spirit of these animals is fun and challenging, and is great for improving balance, agility, strength and posture.
RESTORATIVE QIGONG—8 PIECES OF BROCADE Free with Annual Pass Tuesdays, 11:15 am – 12:00 pm Drop-in price $4.00 – First class is free Instructor: Darren Villeneuve Since the 1st century, AD this set of 8 simple exercises has helped practitioners develop their strength, balance and poise. People with balance and strength issues who might find a regular tai chi or qigong class too strenuous are invited to join us for this low-key, 45 minute class. Both seated and standing versions of each exercise will be taught and practiced. The basic principles of t’ai chi will also be taught. Darren has been studying and sharing his enthusiasm for this art for over twenty-five years.
MODERATE AEROBIC CONDITIONING CLASS
Free with Annual Pass Tue. & Thur., 10:45 –11:45 am 10 classes/$50 $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 fitness. Drop-ins are always welcome!
BEGINNING ARGENTINE TANGO - LESSON & PRACTICE Saturdays, 2:00 – 4:00 pm $5.00 drop-in Instructor: George Fosmire There will be a lesson from 2:00–2:30 pm consisting of an ongoing weekly review of basic concepts of Argentine Tango with emphasis on a different topic each week. Supervised practice dancing will follow until 4:00 pm. Drop-ins welcome.
SPECIAL ACTIVITIES & FITNESS CLASSES
Drop-in price $5.00 – First class is free 10 class punch card--$40.00 20 class punch card--$70.00 Instructor: Darren Villeneuve Level I T’ai Chi - Thursdays, 9:00 – 10:00 am This class is suitable for beginners. Level II T’ai Chi – Tuesdays, 5:30—6:30 pm & Saturdays, 10:15 – 11:15 am This class is suitable for students who have already learned the first third of the 37-posture Cheng Man Ch’ing form. Level III T’ai Chi – Saturdays, 9:00 – 10:00 am This continuing class is suitable for students who have learned the 37-posture form and wish to deepen their practice. T’ai chi combines slow, flowing movements, guided relaxation and body awareness to improve the health of the mind, the spirit, and the body. It is suitable for people of all ages and fitness levels. Join us for a calming, centering and empowering experience. Darren has been studying and sharing his enthusiasm for this art for over twenty-five years.
PILATES MAT CLASS Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30 – 6:30 pm Fridays 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. (no class on July 4) Punch cards: 10 classes/$50.00, 20 classes/$100.00 or $6.50 drop-in Instructor: Rebecca Cheek Pilates is an exercise program that works the core muscles of the body (upper and lower back, abdominals and gluteus maximi) and can be modified for all bodies and abilities. This class will increase your strength and flexibility, tone your major muscles, and even reduce or eliminate long-term aches such as lower back pain.
ZUMBA FITNESS WITH AMY BEE Mon., Wed., & Fri. 5:45 – 6:45 pm (no class on July 4) Punch cards: 10 classes/$50.00 or 25 classes/$100.00 or $6.00 drop-in Annual Pass holders – drop-in price is $4.00 First class is free! Instructor: Amy Bendel Amy has been a Zumba instructor since January 2011. Her passion for Zumba is contagious and is what fuels her to lead energetic classes with routines that are easy to follow but also provide the cardio necessary to help you reach your fitness goals. Her classes are known for having a laid-back atmosphere where it doesn’t matter if you’re a size 2 or 20, you will fit in and have fun.
SPECIAL ACTIVITIES, FITNESS CLASSES
T’AI CHI – FREE WITH ANNUAL PASS
SPECIAL ACTIVITIES & FITNESS CLASSES
SPECIAL ACTIVITIES, FITNESS CLASSES
TAE KWON DO
Mondays & Wednesdays Youth & Adults: 5:30 – 6:45 pm Ages 7 and up $30.00/month Instructor: Josephine Allen Tae Kwon Do emphasizes selfcontrol and self-discipline. It is an excellent way to garner confidence and a positive selfimage. Students routinely excel in the classroom and extracurricular activities because they learn to focus their energy and center their minds. If you are interested in the martial arts, you are encouraged to attend a class and meet with instructor Josephine Allen prior to registering for the class.
FREE WITH ANNUAL PASS 10 Thousand Steps/10 Weeks Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. 10 classes/$15.00 (Admission free with Annual Pass to the Rec. Center) Instructor: Darren Villeneuve That’s all it takes to maintain fitness! Fitness Trainer Darren Villeneuve will give an introduction to “Walking for Fitness” on the first day and assist throughout the program. Class is limited to 20 students.
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-WalkingClub/
STRETCH & FLEX Free with Annual Pass Mondays & Wednesdays 9:30 – 10:00 am 10 classes/$25.00 or $4.00 drop-in (Admission free with Annual Pass to the Rec. Center) Instructor: Heather Hughes If you are feeling stiff in your joints and less flexible in your range of motion, give Stretch & Flex a try. This class is geared toward seniors, but not exclusive!
RECREATIONAL OPEN SKATE Saturdays 12:30 – 2:00 pm Daily Admission + $1 Skate rental Bring the whole family down for skating in the small gym. Skate sizes are limited, so bring your own skates or roller blades (soft wheels and no brakes) if you have them. *Recreational Skate may be cancelled due to a private rental. Call 541 265-7783 to confirm open skate.
OLYMPIC-STYLE TAE KWON DO
Mon. & Wed. 4:00 – 4:45 or 4:45 – 5:30 p.m. Fridays (sparring) 4:00 – 5:15 p.m. (no class on July 4) 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.
Summer Schedule June 16 – August 29 (no class July 31) Tuesdays and/or Thursdays (see below for classes, times, & prices) Ages: walking and up Drop-ins $20.00 (no drop ins for Team) Coach: Kelsey Janes Coach Kelsey Janes has 10 years of coaching experience. She has coached competitive and recreational gymnastics and cheerleading at many private gyms, colleges, and schools throughout Oregon. She is AACCA and NFHS certified and has First Aid and CPR certifications. Kelsey feels there is nothing more rewarding than coaching. She absolutely loves sports and the athletic spirit and passing this philosophy on to our youth!
PARENT & TOT (STARLIGHTS) Tues. and/or Thurs., 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ages: Early walkers – 3 years old Prices: June (2 weeks) – 1 day/week $30.00, 2 days/week $55.00 July – Tuesdays (5 weeks) $75.00, Thursdays (4 weeks) $60.00, 2 days/week $125.00 August (4 weeks) – 1 day/week $60.00, 2 days/week $110.00 Introduce your toddler to gymnastics! Classes focus on motor and mental skills, confidence, socialization, balance, visual and spatial awareness, and having fun with your child. Parents will learn a variety of activities that they can do at home and also experience exciting opportunities on gymnastic equipment.
KINDERSTARS Tues. and/or Thurs., 12:00 – 12:40 p.m. Ages: 3-4 years old (Mini Stars) + 4-5 years old (Super Stars) Prices: June (2 weeks) – 1 day/week $30.00, 2 days/week $55.00 July – Tuesdays (5 weeks) $75.00, Thursdays (4 weeks) $60.00, 2 days/week $125.00 August (4 weeks) – 1 day/week $60.00, 2 days/week $110.00 Students learn to follow directions, socialize, and use their strength and flexibility. They will gain motor, social, and mental skills and so much more as they explore the basic fundamentals of gymnastics. Learn gymnastics skills on the floor, vault, beam, and bars. Safety, fun, and more fun are priorities in this class!
BEGINNING GYMNASTICS (METEORS) Tues. and/or Thurs., 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Prices: June (2 weeks) – 1 day/week $35.00, 2 days/week $62.50 July – Tuesdays (5 weeks) $87.50, Thursdays (4 weeks) $70.00, 2 days/week $140.00 August (4 weeks) – 1 day/week $70.00, 2 days/week $125.00
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 GYMNASTICS Tues. and/or Thurs., 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Prices: June (2 weeks) – 1 day/week $35.00, 2 days/week $62.50 July – Tuesdays (5 weeks) $87.50, Thursdays (4 weeks) $70.00, 2 days/week $140.00 August (4 weeks) – 1 day/week $70.00, 2 days/week $125.00 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, backwalkover, 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.
TEAM GYMNASTICS Tues. and Thurs., 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Prices for 2x/week: June (2 weeks) - $75.00 July (4 1/2 weeks) - $170.00 August (4 weeks) - $150.00 Students may register by invitation only. Tryouts will be May 30th. Please contact Kelsey Janes for more information.
DO RE MI BY THE SEA
Fridays 10:00 – 10:45 am Session: June 20 – August 22 (no class July 4) Ages: birth - 5 $90.00/session – additional siblings $20.00 Instructors: Debbie and Bruce Cram We all know music is entertaining and we all have our favorite music and musicians. Music makes life more interesting and adds an emotional dimension to any event that greatly increases the effect of the experience. Can you imagine a movie or a political rally or almost any large event without music? So we all like music and understand its emotional impact, but more and more studies show a direct link between music and other learning. Children with music in their educational agenda may show increased math and language skills, as music learning supports all learning. And the most magical thing of all is that your child will love the music and the learning that it inspires. This program is a ten week class. Bruce and Debbie will provide everything that your child will need to participate. This is not a drop-off program, and you as a parent are the best teacher for your child. Come ready to sing and join the activities with your child and you will both have a great time. A younger sibling (8 months or younger) of a registered child may attend free. At least one parent or adult caregiver must accompany each family group. Bruce and Debbie’s goal is to provide music for young imaginations through research- based songs and activities. Their music and movement program is designed to provide musical magic for you and your child. Be ready to visit the music of various cultures around the world, play many different colorful instruments, take countless imaginary trips, feel the pulse of our gathering drums, dance with your Teddy bear or spin with a bright silk scarf, and sing the happy songs of our music collection. Come make music and make friends with Bruce and Debbie at Do Re Mi by the Sea. Feel free to give them a call at 541 961-6447. Debbie is retired from a nursing background. Her interest in music and dance goes back to her early teens when she learned to play her guitar and loved to sing folk songs. She sang in Sweet Adelines, was secretary for a local music club, violinist in a small weekly music group, and participated in several dance programs. Bruce has a background as an optician and worked for 30 years in that field. He has a BS degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Physics. He learned to play guitar in high school. His interest in music combines with his woodworking hobby, and he has made many instruments, including the mandolin and banjo Debbie will be using in class. He sees the elimination of music programs in public schools as a tragic misfortune and is pleased to bring music back into the lives of children.
TAE KWON DO
Mon & Wed Youth & Adults: 5:30 – 6:45 pm Ages 7 and up $30.00/month Instructor: Josephine Allen Tae Kwon Do emphasizes self-control and selfdiscipline. It is an excellent way to garner confidence and a positive self-image. Students routinely excel in the classroom and extracurricular activities because they learn to focus their energy and center their minds. If you are interested in the martial arts, you are encouraged to attend a class and meet with instructor Josephine Allen prior to registering for the class.
Tue & Fri 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!
After School Program 3:00-5:30 pm (ends on June 13) $90/month or $7/day (does not include non-school days)
FRIDAY NIGHT DATE NIGHT Fridays, 5:30 - 8:30 pm Ages: 3-12 years $2.00 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.
NON-SCHOOL DAYS 7:45 am - 5:30 pm $11.00/half day (up to 5 hours) $20.00/full day This is a supervised program offered every school day and on non-school days for children enrolled in kindergarten through 6th grades. Activities include art, crafts, storytelling, and plenty of gym time with dodge ball, basketball, soccer and team games, with time for homework if needed. For more information, please contact the Rec. Center control desk.
SUMMER ACTIVITY CLUB Monday – Friday 7:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Starts June 16 3-12 years old (must be toilet trained) $90/week if paid in advance, $20.00/day, or $11.00/half day The 2014 Summer Activity Club Program for ages 3-6 will be held at the Newport Recreation Center and ages 7-12 will gather at the Clubhouse at Frank Wade Park. There will be plenty of pool time, as well as a variety of activities including field trips, sports, crafts, games, and outdoor fun. The children will be divided into groups according to age in order to create a more suitable program of activities for each group. A sack lunch and an afternoon snack will be provided. Parents will need to provide a healthy morning snack.
FOR UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ABOUT ALL OF OUR CURRENT SPORTS, PLEASE VISIT: WWW.NEWPORTOREGON.GOV/SPORTS For more information, feel free to contact Mike Cavanaugh at email@example.com
SUMMER BASKETBALL CAMPS This year’s basketball camps will be led by the great coaching staff of Newport High School. Coach Scott Doll and Coach Josh Beaudry, with the help of high school athletes, will involve learning and utilizing fundamental basketball skills. Campers will learn and practice ball skills, shooting skills, and basic fundamental principles in various drills and game situations. The camp will be designed for beginners and experienced players to improve on their skills as well as learn about the game of basketball. We will also strive to teach the campers positive communication, goal setting and listening skills during the week.
5-10 YEARS OLD August 11-15, 2014 9:00am-11:30am Fee: $30.00 Location: Recreation Center Registration Deadline: August 7, 2014 There will be breaks during each day. Campers should bring a snack plus water or sports drink.
11-14 YEARS OLD August 11-15, 2014 2:30pm-5:00pm Fee: $40.00 Location: Recreation Center Registration Deadline: August 7, 2014 There will be breaks during each day. Campers should bring a snack plus water or sports drink.
SURF & STAND-UP PADDLE BOARDING SUP CAMP
We’ve partnered with Ossies Surf Shop and their professional staff to offer a specialty SUP and surf camp. Ossies’ instructors have over 40+ years of instructing experience in Lincoln County and the state of Oregon. The 2 day camp will consist of SUP on Day 1 (Wednesday) and surfing on Day 2 (Thursday). SUP instructing will be completed at the reservoir, while surf instructing will be done at Agate Beach (across the street from Ossies Surf Shop). Registration for the class includes rental of wetsuit, boots, surfboard, SUP board, paddle, personal floatation device (PFD) and instruction on both days. Rental gear must be returned at the end of each session. All sessions are dependent on the weather conditions for each day. All sessions are 2:00pm-5:00pm Fee: $135.00 (minimum of 5 per class) Session 1: July 2 & 3 Session 2: July 9 & 10 Session 3: July 16 & 17 Session 4: July 23 & 24 Session 5: July 30 & 31 Session 6: August 6 & 7 Session 7: August 13 & 14 Session 8: August 20 & 21 Location: Day 1 @ Newport Reservoir & Day 2 @ Ossies Surf Shop Ages: 9-14 Registration deadline: Two days prior to each session
Learn skills to survive outside! This highly popular camp is back. The camp will help kids learn basic skills that could help them thrive in a survival situation and provide them with projects to take home. Activities will include things like: shelter building, fire building, orienteering, crisis preparedness and management, friction fire, stone and bone tools, rope making, discussion of hide tanning and team based scenarios. July 28-August 1, 2014 9:00am-4:00pm Fee: $282.00 Location: Big Creek Park Ages 8-13 Registration deadline: July 22nd, 2014 The camp will break for lunch. All kids must bring their own sack lunch.
YOUTH SOCCER CAMPS Youth soccer camps are run by the Central Coast Soccer Association and UK International Soccer. Summer camps will be held July 7-11, 2014. Additional registration and camp information can be found by going to www.centralcoastsoccer.org.
MEN’S & COED ADULT SOFTBALL LEAGUE This league is a fun and competitive league for ages 18 and older. It will run on Tuesday or Thursday nights at Betty Wheeler Park. League rules can be found at our website. Games will be played Thursday nights, 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Fee: $475.00 per team Registration Deadline: June 2, 2014 First Games: TBA
SUMMER TENNIS CAMP Instructor Chris Wolff is coming to us from Corvallis to teach week long tennis camps throughout the summer. Chris has over 15 years of experience playing and coaching the game of tennis. His coaching formula engages every child continuously in every activity. The camps are designed for beginning to intermediate level participants and will emphasize the development of stroke fundamentals, conditioning, footwork drills, tennis rules, etiquette, and introduce the students to competitive match play. Activities will run rain or shine. 5-8 YEARS OLD July 14-18 or August 11-15, 2014 10:00am-12:00pm Fee: $40.00 (maximum of 20 per camp) Location: Frank Wade Park – tennis courts Registration Deadline: One week prior to the camp There will be breaks during each day. Campers should bring a snack plus water or sports drink. 9-13 YEARS OLD July 14-18 or August 11-15, 2014 1:00pm-3:00pm Fee: $40.00 (maximum of 20 per camp) Location: Frank Wade Park – tennis courts Registration Deadline: One week prior to the camp There will be breaks during each day. Campers should bring a snack plus water or sports drink. 14-18 YEARS OLD July 21-25, 2014 2:00pm-4:00pm Fee: $40.00 (maximum of 20 per camp) Location: Frank Wade Park – tennis courts Registration Deadline: One week prior to the camp There will be breaks during each day. Campers should bring a snack plus water or sports drink.
SPORTSACTIVITIES Fall Sports
Year Round Sports Activities MEN’S NOON BASKETBALL OPEN GYM Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays; 12:00 - 2:00 pm These games are a light hearted, call your own fouls affair, and usually feature a wide range of ages and skill levels. Everyone 16 and older is welcome.
MEN’S EVENING BASKETBALL OPEN GYM
COACHES NEEDED!!!! We are always in need of volunteer coaches for our middle school and youth programs. Coaches get to enroll one child for free. You must be able to pass a criminal background check. Experience is not required. We will give you everything you need to successfully manage a team.
MIDDLE SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY TEAM (6TH-8TH GRADE)
This cross country program is a great way for kids to enjoy competitive running or get in shape for winter sports. Practices include trail runs at various locations around the Newport area. First practices will begin in late August on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Fee: $40.00 (scholarships are available as funds allow)
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL (3RD-6TH GRADE)
Practices will be mostly on weeknights and games will be on Saturdays at various locations around the county. All teams will focus on learning the fundamentals of volleyball, reaching personal and team goals while having fun in the process. Fee: $50.00 (scholarships are available as funds allow) Registration is due by September 1, 2014.
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL (7TH-8TH GRADE)
7th and 8th Grade girls from Toledo and Waldport wishing to play volleyball will again register through the Newport Recreation Center. However, Newport 7th & 8th graders must register at Newport Prep Academy. The Newport team will once again be ran by the school district. All teams will focus on learning the fundamentals of volleyball, reaching personal and team goals while having fun in the process. Fee: $50.00 (scholarships are available as funds allow) Registration is due by September 1, 2014. For more information, feel free to contact Mike Cavanaugh at firstname.lastname@example.org
Mondays & Wednesdays 6:00 - 9:00 pm These games are a light hearted, call your own fouls affair, and usually feature a wide range of ages and skill levels. Everyone 16 and older is welcome.
One of the fastest growing sports in America! Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, ping pong, and racquetball. Fast paced, easy to learn and lots of fun. Summer is usually the busiest time for pickleball, and as volume of players increase, certain times or courts may be designated for players at various skill levels In an effort to provide a better experience for all, we have now divided play into 2 groups. Mon, Wed, Fri 12:00pm-1:00pm & Sat 2:00-3:00pm These time slots are reserved for players who are experienced level 3 and above. Mon, Wed, Fri 1:00pm-2:30 pm & Sat 3:00 – 4:00 pm These time slots are open for all players no matter the skill level. Tue & Thu 5:00pm-6:30pm These time slots are open to all skill leveled players.
A schedule of gym availability is posted on calendars at the control desk of the Recreation Center. Much thought has been put into making the gyms available to all ages for a variety of activities. If you feel you have a group or sport that is not represented, please see a staff member and let your wishes be known. You may call during building open hours to check on the schedules. Schedules are subject to change, but every effort will be made to adjust the schedules well in advance so that notice can be given to frequent users.
Arrrrrrrrgghhhhhhhhhh… you tough enough to compete in the sickest mud obstacle race on the Oregon Coast? That’s right, the Buccaneer Rampage is back! This year’s race will once again be held on August 23rd at the Newport Municipal Airport. It will feature a number of challenging obstacles spread out over a few miles of muddy steep terrain. Competitors will have to brave everything from mud crawls, puddle jumps and rope walls. Prizes will be given to the top finishers in each age group and the best pirate costume! Don’t leave right after the race, we will also feature music, food and a beer garden. Register online or at the Newport Recreation Center.
NEWPORTPOOL SUMMER SOLSTICE SPLASH
Water Exercise Event Start summer with a splash of fun. Discover different water exercises and instructors at the Newport Pool Tuesday, June 24th 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm $6.00 drop in fee (no passes) water.
W!INSTRUCTOR LED WATER EXERCISE E N OPPORTUNITIES:
Wednesdays 12:10pm – 12:50pm (during independent exercise)
with Heather Hughes Squeeze in a 3-circuit workout complete with warm up and cool down Thursdays 12:10pm – 12:50pm (during independent exercise)
Sundays 2:00 – 3:30 pm Kayakers practice rolls, stand-up paddle boarders work on balance, scuba divers get familiar with equipment, and under water hockey players practice maneuvers - all in warm, clear water. Bring your equipment, bring a friend, and join the fun!
SUPER SAVER SUMMER SATURDAY SWIMS $2.00 Saturday open recreational swims 12:30pm - 2:00pm & 6:00pm - 7:30pm June through August – Saturdays only!
with Heather Hughes A deep-end water workout
SUMMER YOUTH GROUP SWIMMING LESSONS Six – 45 minute lessons $48.00 June 16th - 27th July 14th – 25th August 11th – 22nd Monday, Wednesday, Friday Evenings 5:00pm or 5:45 pm Levels 1, 2, 3/4 Participants must be a minimum of 4 years old. Register at the pool now!
RENT A LANE Rent a private lane during regularly scheduled lap swims Only $15.00 per hour A minimum of 24 hour advanced notice required to reserve a lane Call the pool today for more information or to reserve your lane! 541-265-7770
*RENT THE NEWPORT POOL* Have a private swim party, family reunion, birthday celebration, or bring your scuba gear and kayaks. MONDAY - FRIDAY MORNINGS 9 -10AM MONDAY-FRIDAY EVENINGS 7:00-9:00PM SATURDAY 2:00 - 4:30PM SUNDAY 8:30 -11:00AM & 3:30-6:00PM **Please allow at least one week advance notice when reserving the pool. Lifeguards included and all pool rules and regulations apply. RATES: (PER HOUR) Resident Non-Resident 1-20 people $83.25 $104.50 21-40 $99.75 $125.50 41-60 $116.50 $145.25 61-80 $133.00 $166.50 81-100 $149.75 $181.50
NEWPORT POOL LOCATION 1212 NE Fogarty Street, Newport, OR 97365 541-265-7770
WEEKDAYSCHEDULESUMMER 2014 7 - 8 a.m.
MONDAY LAP Independant LAP
TUESDAY LAP Independant LAP
WEDNESDAY LAP Independant LAP
THURSDAY LAP Independant LAP
FRIDAY LAP Independant LAP
8 - 9 a.m.
9 - 10 a.m.
RENTAL/CLOSED WATER WALKING
RENTAL/CLOSED WATER WALKING
10 - 11 a.m.
RENTAL/CLOSED WATER WALKING
11 - 12 p.m.
12 - 1:30 p.m. 1:30 - 3 p.m. 3:15 - 5 p.m. 5 -7 p.m.
OPEN REC SWIM SWIM TEAM LAP/LESSONS
OPEN REC SWIM SWIM TEAM LAP/BOOT CAMP 5:30 Start
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. water LAP
Independant Exercise 12:10 start
OPEN REC SWIM SWIM TEAM LAP/LESSONS
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Mommy Private & Me Lessons LAP Mommy Private & Me Lessons LAP
MOMMY & ME
Independant Exercise 12:10 start
OPEN REC SWIM SWIM TEAM LAP/BOOT CAMP 5:30 Start
12:30-2 Open Rec Swim Open Rec Swim
2-3:30 Rental/ Closed Water Sports
OPEN REC SWIM SWIM TEAM LAP/LESSONS 4:30-6 LAP Rental/ Closed
6-7:30 Open Rec Swim Closed
INDEPENDENT EXERCISE: Independent exercise uses two lanes of the pool providing a space for patrons to exercise independently without having to lap swim.
SUMMER POOL CLOSURES Mon, May 26th – Memorial Day Tue, June 24th @ 5:30pm for Summer Solstice Splash Fri, July 4th – Independence Day Fri, August 1st @ 12:00pm through Sun, August 3rd for annual Seahorse Swim Meet
DROP-IN ADMISSION: YOUTH(0-17) ADULT(18 to 61) SENIOR(62 & up)
Resident 10-Pass Non-Resident 10-Pass $3.60 $25.65 $4.10 $32.30 $5.10 $40.00 $6.15 $49.20 $3.85 $31.80 $5.15 $40.75
PASSES: 1 Month 3 Month Youth Resident $37.15 $62.00 Youth Non-Resident $49.70 $74.55
$74.55 Fri, August 29th @ 3pm through Sun, September 7th Adult Resident Adult Non-Resident $94.80 for annual maintenance
Use your time and talent to make a difference at the Newport Pool. As a volunteer you will share your knowledge and skills as you gain valuable work experience, learn new skills, and develop new friendships. Volunteers age 12 and older are welcomed as special event and program assistants, customer service providers, and facility cleaners. We are always open to suggestions. If you have another skill you would like to share with us we are willing to listen. Pick up your volunteer application at the pool today.
Annual $166.00 $186.00
Senior Resident $49.70 Senior Non-Resident $62.00
Family Resident $141.95 Family Non-Resident $183.75
TIME 6 - 7 a.m.
NEWPORT 60+ CENTER
LOCATION 20 SE 2nd Street Phone: 541 265-9617 www.newportoregon.gov/sc Open: Mon. - Fri. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Holiday closures: Fri. July 4th, Mon. September 1st
The 60+ Activity Center has a variety of facility rentals to meet your needs. Please call (541) 265-9617 for more information.
2nd Annual Bonne Santé Wellness Fair: “Take Care of Yourself Take Care of Your World” – Tuesday, September 23rd, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Bonne Santé (meaning “good health”) is a special one day wellness event encompassing both personal and environmental health. The atmosphere is fun and relaxed, with morning speakers and presentations followed by informational booths and demonstrations in the afternoon. This event is free.
Wednesday, July 30th, 12:00 - 2:00 pm. Come join us for a casual and relaxing summer cookout on the patio! Call (541) 265-9617 for more information.
BONNE SANTÉ WELLNESS FAIR
Multi-Purpose room/Prep Kitchen $19.50/25.00/hr $30.00/38.00/hr Lounge/Library
Health Studio/Education Center $14.00/hour
CRAFTER’S CORNER Come browse at our gift shop! You are sure to find something special and unique at a very reasonable price. Shop hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
EQUIPMENT ON LOAN
Wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, shower chairs, and toilet lifts are available to seniors who need them. For more information, call a Host or Hostess at 541 265-9617.
THE MEALS ON WHEELS MEAL SITE
This program is offered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at noon. Come and enjoy a fresh hot meal, visit with old friends, and make new ones. Donations are encouraged.
HOMEBOUND LUNCH PROGRAM
Hot lunches are served to the homebound. Please call 541 574-0669 for prices and meals to be delivered to your home.
PAWS ON WHEELS Delivered monthly to your home. Paws on Wheels delivers dog and/or cat food monthly that is donated by individuals and local businesses. Eligibility is available only to people who receive meals from Meals on Wheels.
THE FRIENDS OF THE NEWPORT SENIOR ACTIVITY CENTER This group’s purpose is to provide support to the Newport 60+ Activity Center in assisting with senior needs, foster and encourage residents and visitors to participate in a variety of activities, encourage awareness of good health practices through activities, enlist support of other groups interested in advancing the above purposes, and assist in further construction and maintenance of the Newport 60+ Center. The Friends meet the 3rd Thursday of each month.
Your talent and ideas are welcome at the Newport 60+ Activity Center. Please call the Center at (541) 265-9617. We are looking for volunteers to teach classes in a variety of venues from beginning Spanish, to beading, to any health and wellness or other personal development offerings you might be willing to share. We are always looking for volunteers for our parties, special events, and general office help. Come help this center be what you want it to be, helping benefit our entire community.
ADAPTIVE TAI CHI
Tuesdays, 9:30 - 10:30 am. Get creative and have some fun at the 60+ Center; see the multipurpose room transform into a three-lane bowling alley! These games are a good way to improve your senses, visually and physically, while having a great time. No Experience necessary!
Mondays, 9:30 am. Chair yoga accommodates persons who can’t get up and down easily from the floor. This style of yoga can be a very complete workout that increases flexibility and strength, while incorporating breathing techniques that are both energizing and calming. This is a self-led class.
BREATH & BALANCE
AFTER HOURS LINE DANCE – Fridays, 6:30 - 8:00
pm. An on-going dance night at the 60+ Center, this group is open to any interested line dance participants to come and dance! SILVER SNEAKERS – A total body conditioning class offering exercises for the upper and lower body designed to increase muscular strength and range of movement. Days and Times, TBA
TABLE TENNIS/PING PONG
Wednesdays & Saturdays, 5:30 pm. The Newport 60+ Activity Center Table Tennis club meets at Yaquina View Elementary School. Master Pong, AKA Don Hunt is the club host.
Wednesdays, & Fridays, 3:00 - 4:00 pm. This is a self-led gentle exercise class. Class focus is on improved breathing awareness and balance from simple exercises done from a chair, as well as walking, and selective use of balance balls. Music and social interaction enhance this gathering, allowing participants to enjoy themselves while they gently work out.
Mondays, 1:30 pm, with Maggie Bice. Maggie has taught all levels of Line Dance for more than 15 years. Come join us, kick up your heels and have fun. Line Dancing can give you a great mind-body workout. It improves memory skill by requiring you to remember dance steps and sequences. It can help strengthen bones and muscles, increase stamina and flexibility, improve your posture and balance, and give you the opportunity to socialize at the same time. Dancing has a way of brightening up a person’s day.
LOVING WHAT IS
Tuesdays, 2:00 - 3:30 pm. starting June 3rd. This 7-week personal growth series of classes is based on the work of Byron Katie. Led by facilitator Christine K. Thomas, participants will discover the life-changing power of inquiry, and explore issues such as fear, health, relationships, money, the body, and more. Free.
QIGONG / WILD GOOSE
Wednesdays, 5:30 - 7:00 pm. Qigong is a very old practice from China, similar to Tai Chi, which uses simple, natural movements to reduce the effects of stress, support the immune system, and improve balance, focus and memory. Barbara Turrill leads this beginner’s class for all ages and abilities, combining qigong, Brain Gym, and some basic warm-ups/stretching.
Thursdays, 10:00 am. This ongoing class, led by Martha Llewellyn, will teach you to focus your thoughts and body to help relieve stress and promote relaxation, even after the class has ended. Other benefits of yoga can be lowered blood pressure, increased lung capacity and breathing control, and increased mood levels and concentration. Come restore your health and strength to see how it helps revive your spirits!
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 10:45 - 11:45 am. An easy-going workout for older adults, Zumba Gold combines simple-to-learn dance steps with infectious Latin rhythms and other world music. The result is a safe cardio workout which includes toning and stretching to help range-of-motion and flexibility. As students learn new dance routines, the heart muscle is conditioned and the brain is exercised. Come and join the party and dance your way to vibrant health!
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Tuesdays at 1:00 pm, with instructor Jeff Cheever. This is an excellent opportunity to enjoy the benefits of Tai Chi at a pace that accommodates various physical limitations, but allows for the improvements this exercise can offer its participants.
EDUCATIONOPPORTUNITIES BOOK CLUB
LE CLUB FRANCAIS
3rd Wednesday of each month, 1:00 - 2:30 pm. Come and find out what new book is being read, and join in the discussion. This is an on-going group that likes to share their latest reading discoveries.
CARD MAKING/PAPER PLAY CLASS
Tuesdays, 10:30 am. You are invited to join in this creative class and make personal works of art to share with family and friends. Leona Beutler and Fanny Drew are our talented instructors. This class is free and materials are provided.
Wednesday, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon. “Parlez vous, francais? Oui, un peu.” Come and enjoy this group to listen as well as practice speaking this wonderful romance language. Thursdays, 11:00 am - 12:00 noon. Improve cognitive function with this free class. A variety of card games are played to have fun and exercise your mind at the same time.
Thursdays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. The Senior Kings & Queens chess club welcomes all skill levels, from newbies wanting to learn, to great players, and every level in between. If you have a portable board and pieces, please bring them with you.
COLORED PENCIL CLASS
Tuesdays, 12:30 pm. Shirley Steinhauer will help folks explore colored pencil art. This class is free and all supplies are included. Let your imagination fly.
COMPUTER INSTRUCTION / OPEN LAB Days & Times, TBA.
DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB Wednesdays, 6:00 pm & Fridays at 1:15 pm, and each 2nd Saturday at 11:00 am. Come enjoy a friendly session of bridge. Duplicate bridge is the most widely used variation of contract bridge in club and tournament play. It is called duplicate because the same bridge deal (i.e. the specific arrangement of the 52 cards into the four hands) is played at each table and scoring is based on relative performance. In this way, every hand, whether strong or weak, is played in competition with others playing the identical cards, and the element of skill is heightened while that of chance is reduced. This is a great game to keep your brain in shape. Watch for lessons in your area.
Tuesdays, 3:00 - 4:30 pm. Crafty fun for all ages, male and female. Knitting is a great tool to keep your fingers limber and your mind sharp, while enjoying the company of other knitters, usually working on a community donation project. Supplies abound, so come and join in on any Tuesday afternoon. This group is led by Barbara Hendrix who has years of teaching experience. Free.
Thursdays, 1:00 - 3:00 pm. This group is growing and there is room for more! If you play bridge and would like to play the more relaxed form, rather than duplicate, please call and put your name on our list. The number is (541) 2659617. We will have fun!
Saturday, 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Writers/Readers Theatre is an ongoing activity at the 60+ Center that involves participants writing their own stories, then preparing them for presentation in a Reader’s Theatre format. Writers do not have to read, although stories are read to one another at each weekly meeting. Pick up a copy of their published book, “Memoirs,” available in The 60+ Center Gift Shop.
Tuesdays, 1:30 - 3:00 pm. Class size is limited to 5. Instructor, Shirley Steinhauer is your multi-media-talented art instructor. Always wanted to try watercolors? Well, no time like the present to learn some basic skills with lots of encouragement. Free.
Lumosity is an online interactive program designed by neuroscientists to improve the brain’s core cognitive functions. Through a progressive series of fun and colorful games and visual exercises, participants can experience a measurable improvement in the way they feel and think. Free.
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 11:00 - 11:45 am. Donation to play.
Special creative workshops. Days & Times, TBA.
3rd Thursday of each month, 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Donation to play. This game is primarily an excuse to get together with others who want to laugh and forget themselves while they play this simple game of tossing dice and counting scores. The laughter is so loud in our social lounge where the players are whooping and hollering that the office has to close the door to get any work done. Come and have some “mindless” fun with this fun-loving group.
Mondays, 10:00 am & Thursdays, 1:00 pm. Master the art of this mysterious Chinese tile game. Instructions are available.
Wednesdays & Fridays, 1:00 pm. Arrangements can be made for instruction with this lively and dedicated group of pinochle players.
Mondays, 7:15 - 9:00 pm. Pick your partner and dosi-do.
TOPS (TAKING OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY)
Thursdays, 8:30 am. There is an annual membership fee.
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 5:30 - 6:30 pm.
TRIPS, OUTINGS AND EXCURSIONS
Check our website, or give us a call for the latest trip information. http://www.newportoregon.gov/sc. (541) 265-9617
NEWPORT SENIOR CENTER TRIPS 2014
Month Destination Date Day Times Fees JUNE Eugene Black Sheep Gathering 6/21 Sat 8:30-5 27.00 Gold Beach Rogue River Jet boats 6/26-6/27 Thu/Fri 8:30-5 198.00 JULY Corvallis Gathering Farms, Trader Joe’s 7/18 Fri 8:30-5 25.00 Waldport Llama Farm, Thyme Gardens 7/22 Tue 8:30-5 25.00 Brooks Great Oregon Steam up 7/26 Sat 8:30-5 45.00 AUG Junction City Scandinavian Festival 8/8 Fri 8:30-5 25.00 Yachats River Valley Farm Tour 8/16 Sat 8:30-5 25.00 Tacoma Chihuly Bridge of Glass 8/22-8/24 Fri/Sat 8:30-5 258.00 OCT Sweethome Brocard Apple press 10/18 Sat 8:30-5 27.00 Silverton Oregon Gardens, Barn Line Dance 10/25-10/26 Sat/Sun 8:30-5 139.00
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NEWPORTCITYPARKS 185 NW 60th Street Features a dog park, covered picnic shelter, small playing field, picnic tables, BBQ grill, play structure and restrooms
BETTY WHEELER MEMORIAL FIELD (2.8 ACRES) 852 NW Nye St. between NW 8th and 10th Two ball fields, restrooms, and concession stand (in-season)
BIG CREEK PARK (2.5 ACRES)
2510 NE Big Creek Road - (near City Reservoir) Picnic and playground facilities include slides, swings, climbing structure, picnic tables, volleyball net, BBQ grills, and covered picnic shelter. The shelter is reservable. (reservations recommended May-Sept)
Located on Coast Street by the Performing Arts Center Coast Park is our newest Park, featuring state of the art play equipment, a magnificently detailed shipwreck, a wetland garden and more.
DON DAVIS PARK (2 ACRES)
832 W. Olive (Restroom) 840 W. Olive (Gazebo) Vietnam Veterans Memorial, gazebo (not reservable), cobblestone pathway with beach access and sitting areas
FOUNDING ROCK (0.7 ACRE) 511 SW Coast Highway Historic downtown sitting area
FRANK V. WADE MEMORIAL PARK (8.8 ACRES)
1445 NE Big Creek Road Baseball and softball fields, four tennis courts, playground equipment, community garden, Summer Activity Club Headquarters, restrooms, landscaped walkways, and picnic tables
LITERACY PARK (1 ACRE)
370 W. Olive Street, behind the Library Amphitheater and recreation area
MOMBETSU SISTER CITY PARK (0.6 ACRE) 620 SW Neff Way Japanese garden park
NYE BEACH TURNAROUND (.46 ACRE)
NW Beach Drive Beach access, parking, picnic tables and central to Nye Beach business district
OCEAN TO BAY TRAIL (.67 MILE)
Trail runs from Big Creek Park west through the Agate Beach Wayside tunnel and on to Agate Beach. Includes boardwalks and bridges, and winds through forested areas and over creek. State Park restrooms located at Agate Beach Wayside.
SAM MOORE PARKWAY (5.73 ACRES)
656 NW High St. (between Betty Wheeler & NW High Street) Natural canyon with walking trail, play structure, picnic area, and sports park bowls
WILDER TWIN PARK
625 SE 43rd St. This new park features a kid’s play area with a covered picnic table amongst other great features.
WILDER DOG PARK (.7 ACRE)
40th Street, close to Community College Campus The new Wilder Dog Park features a transitional entry and exit corral, plus a water spigot for animals.
Parks and Recreation Director.........Jim Protiva Recreation Superintendent.........Judy Mayhew Sports Coordinator...............Mike Cavanaugh Lead Fitness Attendant.......Darren Villeneuve Financial/AdminSpecialist.......Lee Ann Prchal Aquatic Supervisor.......................Kathy Cline Aquatic Coordinator..............Heather Hughes Senior Activity Center Coordinator............Peggy O’Callaghan
PARKS & RECREATION COMMITTEE Sandra Surber Edward Simon - Chair Karen Smith Nancy Steinberg Jimmy Rodriguez Mark Saelens - City Council Liaison Kathy Quinn Fred Springsteen Jennie Scarborough Alisha Kern Richard Balzer HAVE YOUR NEXT MEETING AT THE REC. CENTER
The Newport Recreation Center has a wide variety of space available for hourly rental. We can accommodate: Meetings, classes, parties and more. Set-up of tables and chairs is included in the rental price. Please call with any questions and to check availability. HAVE YOUR BIRTHDAY PARTY AT THE NEWPORT REC. CENTER! Your child’s birthday party is a breeze when you rent a room at the Rec. Center! You bring the food and decorations; we provide the room, tables, and chairs! Rent the gym and your party is complete! Room rentals start at
INSTRUCTORS NEEDED Become a part of the Newport Parks and Recreation team and earn money in your spare time! Instructors work as independent contractors, keeping 70% of revenues received. We are looking for fitness class instructors with an entrepreneurial spirit who will design, promote and maintain a successful class. This is a chance to make extra money while doing something that is healthy and rewarding. $11.50/hour for 1/2 classroom and $28.75/hour for the small gym. Please call with any questions and to check availability.
NEWPORT CITY PARKS
AGATE BEACH NEIGHBORHOOD AND DOG PARK (1 ACRE)
BELOW: Buccaneer Rampage August 23
MORE EVENTS Newport Chamber Awards Banquet June 20 Fireworks on Yaquina Bay July 4 Barrel To Keg Relay July 12 Toledo Summer Festival July 24-27 Great Albacore Tuna Barbeque August 9 & 10 Toledo Art Walk August 29, 30, September 1 (for a complete list of events visit newportchamber.org)
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