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Roy Wilkins Recreation Center will be undergoing Capital improvements starting March 12, 2018. Upgrades include: a new roof over the gym, rebuilt activity rooms, and improved drainage and waterproofing in and around the building. Over the next 18 months, some programming spaces and some areas of the building will be closed to complete work. Please check this website regularly for closure details.

Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
7/15
Tuesday
7/16
Wednesday
7/17
Thursday
7/18
Friday
7/19
Saturday
7/20
Sunday
7/21

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 3:00 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Tai Chi Yoga
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Tai Chi Yoga

Did you know that yoga translates as " union " ? 

This mind - body class combines physical movement with heightened awareness of the body, an intergration of the mind and body.  

Instructor: Paula Seely Edwards

Location:Gymansium

Accessible Facilities 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

10:45 a - 11:45 a
Dance Fusion
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Dance Fusion

Come out and dance yourself into shape!

This powerful hybrid dance class that will get you in shape. A combination of dance and cardio moves will burn fat and tone muscles.

Instructor: Paula Seely Edwards

Location: Gymnasium

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 2:30 p
Pickle Ball
Adult, Senior

Pickle Ball

What is Pickleball you ask? Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, ping pong and racquetball. Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in America. It may have a silly name but it is a serious sport. It is fast paced and easy to learn, great exercise and lots of fun.  Come out and join the excitement! No experience necessary,

Open Play

Remember to bring a lock to lock up all you personal belongings.

.  

Location: Gymnasium


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 9:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult
Accessible Facilities

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court. Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills, and get fit while having fun!

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 3:00 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 1:00 p
Art Class
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Art Class

Through a sequential study of artistic elements, art, drawing, and painting techniques the participants will be introduced to the fundamentals of studio art. Participants will build foundational skills as well as hands on practice and assignments.

 

Instructor: Dwayne Stanley

This class will be held in the 2nd floor rehearsal room.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Power Walking
Adult, Senior

Power Walking

This power walking class will focus on vigorous walking while gradually transitioning the participants into the sport of running.

Instructor: Jamaal Jones

Location: Gymnasium


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Your New Normal
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Your New Normal

This movement-based class is designed to regain and improve your strength, balance and coordination.

Instructor: Jamaal Jones

Location:  Gymnasium

 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 3:00 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Senior Fitness
Senior

Senior Fitness

Senior Fitness class provides strengthening, toning and sculpting the body through fun and exciting cardio routines.  Upbeat and popular music along with a variety of workout equipment makes this a fun but challenging class.

Instructor: Jamal Jones

Location: Gymnasium


Senior

11:00 a - 1:00 p
Art Class
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Art Class

Through a sequential study of artistic elements, art, drawing, and painting techniques the participants will be introduced to the fundamentals of studio art. Participants will build foundational skills as well as hands on practice and assignments.

 

Instructor: Dwayne Stanley

This class will be held in the 2nd floor rehearsal room.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Zumba
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Zumba

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and Popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system! The routines feature Aerobic, fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy to follow dance steps. Everyone is invited.

Instructor: Lizette Bennett

Location: Gymnasium

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

8:00 p - 9:30 p
Pickle Ball
Adult, Senior

Pickle Ball

What is Pickleball you ask? Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, ping pong and racquetball. Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in America. It may have a silly name but it is a serious sport. It is fast paced and easy to learn, great exercise and lots of fun.  Come out and join the excitement! No experience necessary,

Open Play

Remember to bring a lock to lock up all you personal belongings.

.  

Location: Gymnasium


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 3:00 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Power Walking
Adult, Senior

Power Walking

This power walking class will focus on vigorous walking while gradually transitioning the participants into the sport of running.

Instructor: Jamaal Jones

Location: Gymnasium


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 2:30 p
Pickle Ball
Adult, Senior

Pickle Ball

What is Pickleball you ask? Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, ping pong and racquetball. Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in America. It may have a silly name but it is a serious sport. It is fast paced and easy to learn, great exercise and lots of fun.  Come out and join the excitement! No experience necessary,

Open Play

Remember to bring a lock to lock up all you personal belongings.

.  

Location: Gymnasium


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Your New Normal
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Your New Normal

This movement-based class is designed to regain and improve your strength, balance and coordination.

Instructor: Jamaal Jones

Location:  Gymnasium

 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

8:00 p - 9:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult
Accessible Facilities

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court. Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills, and get fit while having fun!

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 3:00 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Senior Fitness
Senior

Senior Fitness

Senior Fitness class provides strengthening, toning and sculpting the body through fun and exciting cardio routines.  Upbeat and popular music along with a variety of workout equipment makes this a fun but challenging class.

Instructor: Jamal Jones

Location: Gymnasium


Senior

11:00 a - 1:00 p
Art Class
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Art Class

Through a sequential study of artistic elements, art, drawing, and painting techniques the participants will be introduced to the fundamentals of studio art. Participants will build foundational skills as well as hands on practice and assignments.

 

Instructor: Dwayne Stanley

This class will be held in the 2nd floor rehearsal room.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 2:30 p
Pickle Ball
Adult, Senior

Pickle Ball

What is Pickleball you ask? Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, ping pong and racquetball. Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in America. It may have a silly name but it is a serious sport. It is fast paced and easy to learn, great exercise and lots of fun.  Come out and join the excitement! No experience necessary,

Open Play

Remember to bring a lock to lock up all you personal belongings.

.  

Location: Gymnasium


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

9:00 a - 4:45 p
Fitness Room
Adult, Senior

Fitness Room

 

 


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Zumba
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Zumba

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and Popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system! The routines feature Aerobic, fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy to follow dance steps. Everyone is invited.

Instructor: Lizette Bennett

Location: Gymnasium

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Saturday Fitness Class
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Saturday Fitness Class

Senior Fitness  class provides-strengthening, toning and sculpturing of the body through fun and exciting cardio routines, Up beat music, and a variety of work out tools make this a fun but challenging class.

Instructor: Ruth Hernandez

Location: Gymnasium

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
Closed

Pool Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
7/15
Tuesday
7/16
Wednesday
7/17
Thursday
7/18
Friday
7/19
Saturday
7/20
Sunday
7/21

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:45 a
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Pool Closed: Maintenance

Pool Closed: Maintenance

The swimming pool is closed for maintenance.


3:30 p - 5:30 p
Child / Youth Swim
Child, Teen

Child / Youth Swim


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:45 a
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Pool Closed: Maintenance

Pool Closed: Maintenance

The swimming pool is closed for maintenance.


3:30 p - 5:30 p
Child / Youth Swim
Child, Teen

Child / Youth Swim


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:45 a
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Pool Closed: Maintenance

Pool Closed: Maintenance

The swimming pool is closed for maintenance.


3:30 p - 5:30 p
Child / Youth Swim
Child, Teen

Child / Youth Swim


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Family Swim
Family
Accessible Facilities

Family Swim

General swim for families. Adults must be accompanied with children / youth ages 3 - 17

Accessible FacilitiesThis program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.Bottom of Form

 

 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Family

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:45 a
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Pool Closed: Maintenance

Pool Closed: Maintenance

The swimming pool is closed for maintenance.


3:30 p - 5:30 p
Child / Youth Swim
Child, Teen

Child / Youth Swim


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:45 a
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Pool Closed: Maintenance

Pool Closed: Maintenance

The swimming pool is closed for maintenance.


3:30 p - 5:30 p
Child / Youth Swim
Child, Teen

Child / Youth Swim


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

9:00 a - 10:30 a
Adult and Senior Swim
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult and Senior Swim

General swim time.

* No Lap Lanes

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 1:00 p
Child / Youth Swim
Child, Teen

Child / Youth Swim


Child, Teen

1:00 p - 2:00 p
Pool Closed: Maintenance

Pool Closed: Maintenance

The swimming pool is closed for maintenance.


2:30 p - 4:30 p
Family Swim
Family
Accessible Facilities

Family Swim

General swim for families. Adults must be accompanied with children / youth ages 3 - 17

Accessible FacilitiesThis program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.Bottom of Form

 

 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Family

Building Hours
Closed

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