City of Newark Recreation and
Community Services Department

 

 

Click on facilities below for hours

 

Aquatic Center : includes holiday & exceptions

All Pools Open

THE AQUATIC CENTER WILL BE CLOSED FROM DECEMBER 1 - DECEMBER 19

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org
August 25 - November 30
Friday 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 - 7:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 - 5:00 pm
Holiday and Exceptions
September 1 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
November 11 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
November 24-26 12:00 - 5:00 pm
November 27 CLOSED
November 28 12:00 - 5:00 pm

 

Mini Recreation Swim

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org

THE AQUATIC CENTER WILL BE CLOSED FROM DECEMBER 1 - DECEMBER 19

August 25 - November 13
Tuesday and Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
*There will be no Mini Rec Swim from November 18 - January 5.

 

Lap Swim : includes holidays & exceptions

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org

THE AQUATIC CENTER WILL BE CLOSED FROM DECEMBER 1 - DECEMBER 19

August 25 - November 30 ** Up to 2 lanes available during evening swim lessons 5:00-8:00 pm Monday -Thursday
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 am - 9:30 am
Holiday & Exceptions
September 1 8:00 am - 11:30 am
November 11 8:00 am - 11:30 am
November 24-26 8:00 - 11:30 am
November 27 CLOSED
November 28 8:00 - 11:30 am

 

Water Walking in Lazy River: includes holiday and exceptions

6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4620 | recreation@newark.org

THE AQUATIC CENTER WILL BE CLOSED FROM DECEMBER 1 - DECEMBER 19

August 25 - November 30
Monday and Wednesday 5:15 - 6:00 pm Adults ONLY
Tuesday and Thursday 8:00 - 9:00 am
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am - 9:30 am

* During weekend lap swim hours there will be NO Water Walking/Exercise in the Lap Pool.

Water Walking is permitted in the Lazy River ONLY on weekends.

 

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
November 24-26 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
November 27 CLOSED
November 28 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
December 24 & 25 CLOSED
December 26 8:00 am - 6:00pm
December 29 -30 8:00 am -6:00 pm
December 31 & January 1 CLOSED
January 2 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
January 19 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
February 16 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
April 5 CLOSED

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.