City of Newark Recreation and
Community Services Department

 

 

Click on facilities below for hours

 

Aquatic Center : includes holiday & exceptions

All Pools Open

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org
April - June 16 - Regular Hours - see holiday hours for exceptions
Friday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 June 16 - August 24 - Summer Hours - see holiday hours for exceptions
Monday - Thursday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Holiday and Exceptions
Memorial Day, Monday 5/26 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Independence Day, Friday 7/4 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 

Mini Recreation Swim

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org
April - May 31
Tuesday and Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
June 2 - June 13
 Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

 

Lap Swim : includes holidays & exceptions

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org
April - May 31
Monday - Thursday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
  3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Adults
Friday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am - 9:30 am
June 1 - August 24
Monday - Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 am
 

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm - Adults

No mid day lap swim  from 06/02- 06/13/14.

  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Adults
Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 am
  12:00 pm - 1:30 pm - Adults
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am - 9:30 am
Holiday & Exceptions
Spring Break, now - 4/25 8:00 am - 11:30 am
Memorial Day, Monday, May 26 8:00 am - 11:30 am
June 6 & June 10 No Lap Swim
Independence Day, Friday, July 4 8:00 am - 11:30 am
July 19 No Lap Swim

 

Water Walking in Lazy River: includes holiday and exceptions

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org
April - May 31
Tuesday & Thursday 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Monday & Wednesday 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm - Adults
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am - 9:30 am
June 16 - August 24
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 9:00 am
  5:15 pm - 6:00 pm - Adults
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am - 9:30 am
Holiday & Exceptions
June 2 - June 13 No Water Walking

 

Silliman Fitness Center and Gym: includes exceptions

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org
Standard Hours
Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Holiday & Exceptions
Memorial Day, Monday, May 26 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Independence Day, Friday, July 4 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Drop-In Basketball

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org
June 16 - August 24
Monday - Wednesday 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday 7:00 am - 12:00 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.