City of Newark Recreation and
Community Services Department

 

 

Click on facilities below for hours

 

Silliman Fitness Center and Gym

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org
April - August
Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
   
Holiday Hours
Sunday, April 20 CLOSED
Monday, May 26 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, July 4 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Aquatics Center LAP & REC SWIM HOURS

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org
Spring Break Hours: April 14-25
Monday- Friday

Lap Swim: 8:00 - 11:30 am

 

Open Rec Swim: 12:00 - 5:00 pm

*April 14-18 ONLY Activity Pool and Lazy River will be open.  Lap Pool,Spa, and Water Slides will be closed.   
   

Open Recreation Swim (All pools open): April - June 16

Check in will begin 5 minutes before opening. 

Friday

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Saturday

1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Sunday

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 
Open Recreation Swim (All pools open): June 16 - August 24

Monday - Thursday

1:00 - 5:00 pm

Friday

1:00 - 9:00 pm

Saturday

1:00 - 7:00 pm

Sunday

12:00 - 5:00 pm

   
Mini Recreation Swim (Activity Pool Only) (Lazy River and Large Slides are CLOSED)
* No Mini-Recreation Swim Hours during the Summer
April - May 31:  
Tuesday & Thursday

11:00 - 1:00 pm

June 2 - June 13:  

Monday - Friday

10:00am - 2:00 pm

   
Lap Swim Hours (Lap Pool Only)
April - May 31:

Monday - Thursday

6:00 am - 2:00 pm

 

3:00 - 5:00 pm

 

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Adults Only)

Friday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 - 9:30 am
 
Lap Swim Hours (Lap Pool Only)
June 1 - August 24: Lane Availability    
Monday - Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 am
  12:00 - 1:30 pm (Adults Only)
  6:00 - 9:00 pm (Adults Only)
Friday 6:00 - 9:00 am
  12:00 - 1:30 pm (Adults Only)
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 - 9:30 am
* No 12:00 - 1:30 pm Lap Swim on 6/6, 6/10 and 7/19  
   
Water Walking Hours (Lazy River Only):  
April - May 31:  
Tuesday & Thursday 8:00 - 9:00 am
Monday & Wednesday 5:15 - 6:00 pm (Adults Only)
June 16 - August 24:  
Monday - Thursday 8:00 - 9:00 am
  5:15 - 6:00 pm (Adults Only)
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 - 9:30 am
* No Water Walking 6/2-6/13  
   
Holiday Hours:  
Sunday, April 20 CLOSED
Monday, May 26 Lap Swim: 8:00 - 11:30 am
  Open Rec Swim: 12:00 - 5:00 pm
Friday, July 4 Lap Swim: 8:00 - 11:30 am
  Open Rec Swim: 12:00 - 5:00 pm

 

 

Senior Center

 

7401 Enterprise Dr. Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4840 | senior.center@newark.org
Monday - Thursday  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MISSION: The mission of the Recreation and Community Services Department is to provide recreational, educational, and social opportunities that are competitively priced through our first class staff, facilities, services and programs which enrich the overall well-being of individuals and the community.

About Us: With eleven parks, hundreds of programs, and a full menu of services, the Newark Recreation and Community Services Department touches you and your family’s lives in many different ways. We are your partner in creating a healthy, vibrant and engaged community that values quality services and programs.

The Newark Recreation and Community Services Department helps create a sense of community that makes the City of Newark a great place to live, work and play. We offer outstanding programs and facilities including:

• The award-winning Silliman Activity and Family Aquatic Center – 68,000 sq ft facility featuring a gym, teen area, fitness area, dance studio, preschool, indoor water park, café and fully equipped locker rooms.

• Newark Community Center – featuring a new catering kitchen, weekend wedding and special event rentals and fully licensed Child Care program.

• Youth and Adult sports leagues, tournaments and camps.

• Fitness classes for youth, teens, adults and seniors.

• Community events such as summer concert series, Family Day at the Park, Senior Health and Resource Faire.

• Toddler, youth, teen and adult swim lessons.

• Jr. Lifeguard program, volunteer opportunities and much, much more!

Part of what makes a great community is the feeling of belonging - knowing there are opportunities to interact, to explore and to enrich life all in your own neighborhood. Please click on our Register For Classes  to explore all the great classes and programs that we have to offer.