City of Newark Recreation and
Community Services Department

The Lazy River is currently closed for repair.

Aquatic Center capacity has been lowered. 

Please expect delayed entry and/or a waitlist.

Check Waitlist status here: www.waitlist.me/n/sillimancenter

 

Click on facilities below for hours

 

Recreation Swim 

Recreation Swim  - June 13 - August 28
Monday - Thursday 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday 12:30 - 6:30 pm
Sunday 12:30 - 5:30 pm
Holiday Hours and Exceptions
July 4, 2016 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Mini Recreation Swim

(Activity Pool ONLY)

NO MINI RECREATION SWIM 6/10 - 9/5

 

Lap Swim

*Must be 18 years or older to participate in Adult ONLY Lap Swim

Lap Swim  - June 13 - August 28
Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 am
  12:00 pm - 1:30 pm (Adults ONLY)
Monday - Thursday 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Adults ONLY)
Saturday/Sunday 6:30 am - 9:00 am
Holiday Hours and Exceptions
July 4, 2016 8:00 am - 11:30 am
Lap Pool Water Fitness - June 13 - August 28
Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 am ( 1 Lane)
  7:30 am - 9:00 am
Saturday/Sunda 6:00 am - 9:00 am

 

Water Walking

(Lazy River ONLY)

*NO Water Walking or Water Exercise in Lap Pool Mondays - Thursdays from 5:00-8:00pm

*NO Water Walking/Exercise in the Lap Pool during weekend lap swim hours.

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

April 1 - June 12
Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Monday - Thursday 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday/Sunday 6:30 am - 9:00 am
Holiday Hours and Exceptions
July 4, 2016 8:00 am - 9:00 am

 

Silliman Fitness Center and Gym

December 7 - April 15
Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday 6:30 am - 5:30 pm
Holiday Hours and Exceptions
May 30, 2016 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
July 4, 2016 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Senior Center

7401 Enterprise Dr. Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 578-4840 | senior.center@newark.org
Monday - Friday  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Holiday Hours and Exceptions
May 30, 2016 CLOSED
July 4, 2016 CLOSED

 

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 "Register For Classes"  to explore all the great classes and programs that we offer.