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Wednesday December 7, 2022
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ RCC Beginners Only
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    GENTLE YOGA - Gentle Yoga Fall 2
GENTLE YOGA CANCELLED FOR 11/23. MAKE UP INFO COMING SOONWhether it's your first time or you've been taking yoga for years, this class will meet you right where you are.  Martha emphasizes safe and effective alignment principles as she leads you through a sequence of yoga postures connecting the breath with body movement. Her goal for every class is that you leave feeling stronger, more flexible, balanced and happy!
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    WII GAMES - WII GAMES
Drop in to the senior drop in center to play an interactive motion controlled video games such as WII bowling!
 
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM    OUT TO LUNCH BUNCH - OUT TO LUNCH BUNCH - DECEMBER
Join us a couple times this season for a trip to some unusual, popular, out of the way, or plain old ordinary dining experiences. Please make sure to bring your money for lunch & gratuity. 
 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM    WORD GAMES - WORD GAMES
Drop in to the senior drop in center to play word games with friends. Word games are games such as Scrabble, Quiddler, Banagrams etc. 
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym LUNCH TIME Over 40 - WEDNESDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM    CMA Meeting
 
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM    CMA Dinner Setup
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 2
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    AEROBIC DANCE - AEROBIC DANCE DECEMBER
AEROBIC DANCE The Jacki Sorensen program is a nationally recognized dance and strength training method of exercise that is fun and challenging with an element of dance geared to the non-dancer. Each class consists of warm-up, stretching, abdominal work, light-weight repetitions and then we dance! All levels are welcome. Minimum of 6 / maximum of 20All levels are welcome.
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    CMA Team Dinner
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Grades 2/3 Girls Rec BB Practice- Sturges
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Rip Tide Swim Club - Fall 2022 Session II
Rip Tide Swim Club is designed for swimmers ages 8 (by the start date) through 14 who are looking to build endurance and improve their stroke technique.  this program will provide an introduction to competitive swimming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.  In order to join the RTSC a swimmer must have completed an evaluation and/or have approval from the head coach.  Our goal is to inspire a love of the water and foster enjoyment of this life long sport.  Please email questions to Coach Lia Langeveld at LLangeveld@southportland.orgPlease note that when registering for the Rip Tide Swim Club program that if the coaching staff determines that this program is not a good fit for your child your registration fee will be refunded in full.Swimmers who have not been involved with RTSC in the last year must attend the evaluation night or their registration will be removed.Evaluation & Placement Nights: Winter Session: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 3/4
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Rip Tide PLUS Swim Club - Fall Session II
RIP TIDE PLUS is for Middle School age swimmers ONLY who can swim roughly 1200 meters per practice.  Each practice is made up of roughly 60% conditioning and 40% technique work, so technique should be solid in all four competitive strokes prior to entering this group.  Please email any questions to Coach Lia Langevald at LLangeveld@southportland.org ALL Swimmers who did not participate in the RT PLUS program within the last year, must attend an Evaluation Night.Winter Session Evaluation: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym - WEDNESDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM    Rec BB Practice - Kenty
 
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
Thursday December 8, 2022
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM    Strictly Strength - Strictly Strength December
Strictly Strength is a small group strength training class utilizing free weights, body weight and resistance bands. This program allows for more one on one attention and more personalized exercises tailored to each participant. Min 5 / Max 15Drop In Rate : $10.00 per class
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    CREATE & CHAT - CREATE & CHAT
Do you like to knit, sew, crochet or create masterpieces? Please bring whatever you are working on and join fellow crafters/knitters/sewers/crocheters/beaders (anything will do!) as we chat and share our ideas, tips and projects with each other.  Stay for the entire time or come and go anytime you please! Bring water & a cushion!! 
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Osewantha Garden Club Meeting
 
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM    STEP INTO FITNESS - STEP INTO FITNESS - DEC.
Step into fitness!  Some LIGHT cardio mixed with weights and core and ending with some great stretches. Class must meet the minimum requirement or class will be canceled.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Parks & Rec Staff Party
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    HAND & FOOT - HAND & FOOT - THURSDAYS
Drop in one or two afternoons a week to play Hand & Foot on Mondays & Thursdays in the Senior Drop In Center!
 
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM    CHAIR FIT - CHAIR FIT - DEC.
 A new you! Let's get back to healthy! Chair Fit is a great total body workout for everyone but perfect if you have trouble doing standing exercise.  Cardio strength and core all using a chair! Class must meet the minimum or class will be canceled.
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    CARDS - CARDS - THURSDAYS
Beginning in September, drop in to the Senior Drop in Center Monday and Thursday afternoons for a fun and informal time playing cards!  Bring a partner, a few friends or come alone and join in the fun.  Games groups currently play are Spite & Malice, Manipulation, Five Crowns, Sky-Jo, Samba etc.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM    SPHS Freshman BB Practice
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    South Portland Annual Condominium Association meeting
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practice
 
5:00 PM - 5:50 PM    Mix it Up! - Mix it Up! December
Mix it Up! is a co-ed circuit training class, combining cardiovascular fitness and resistance training. Be prepared to get your heart rate up using a wide variety of exercises and equipment. Mix it Up! is designed to be easy to follow and target strength building and cardiovascular endurance. Please note this adult class will only allow a 10% Senior Discount.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
5:15 PM - 7:15 PM    Girl Scout Troop Meeting
 
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM    Adult Basketball Leagues - Thursday League - Winter 1
THURSDAY WINTER 1 - LOOKING FOR FEMALE PLAYERS!Adult League format7 regular season games, playoffs 10 team seeded single elimination.5v5, 1 female and 1 male must be on the court for each teamRoster minimum of 8 players, max of 12 including 1 female and 1 male playerTwo - 20 minute halvesMen shots inside 3 point arc = 1 point, Outside arc = 2 pointsFemale shots inside 3 point arc = 2 points, Outside arc = 3 pointsRules are based off of the MPA rulesParticipants must be at least 18 years old and out of High school.Captains send your rosters to wdorsett@southportland.org once you register. REGISTRATION DEADLINESMonday Winter - Nov. 21Thursday Winter 2 - Jan. 26Sunday Winter (Slow Down League) - Feb. 12FREE AGENTS - Please register under whichever night you would like to play. Please select the free agent group. Free agents will be placed on teams on a first come, first served basis. YOU MUST HAVE BOTH YOUR SOPO ACCOUNT GENERAL AND CANCEL EMAIL OPTIONS AT "YES" TO RECEIVE LEAGUE EMAILS.
 
Friday December 9, 2022
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Pickleball - Beginner Lessons - Beginner Pickleball December Fridays
This program design is to help you get off the couch and on to a pickleball court near you. This 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players.Items to Bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddles available for use during the lesson.TRUE BEGINNERS ONLY.Pre-registration is required. No Senior Discount available.Instructor: David CousinsNo Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Pickleball - Intermediate Lessons - Intermediate Pickleball December Fridays
Pickleball Intermediate LessonsThis  3 or 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players. Items to bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddle available for use during the lesson. No Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    MAH JONGG - MAH JONGG FRIDAYS
Beginning in September drop in to the Senior Drop In Center on Tuesday afternoons or Friday mornings to play Mah Jongg.  You may bring your own Mah Jongg set or we have a few available.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CARD – WE DO NOT PROVIDE CARDS.
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym Basketball 18+ - LUNCH TIME T/F
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
1:15 PM - 4:00 PM    PSO's MAGIC OF CHRISTMAS - PSO's MAGIC OF CHRISTMAS
A beloved holiday tradition the Magic of Christmas will be led by Music Director Eckart Preu and feature guests, including Laura Darrell (star of Frozen Live), the Magic of Christmas Chorus, Ray Cornils, and James Kennerley! Celebrate the season with Christmas classics new and old – including the beloved “Sleigh Ride!”IMPORTANT: This in-person performance of Magic of Christmas is specifically designed to be family–friendly, with socially distanced seating, a shorter program, and no intermission. 
 
1:45 PM - 3:15 PM    SENIOR CORNHOLE - SENIOR CORNHOLE
Beginning in October - come join us to play Cornhole at the South Portland Community Center!  Please try to pre-register before attending the program.  Drop-ins always welcome! 
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Swim Meet SP v Freeport
 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Karate Kids - Karate Kids Fall Session 2
Students in this class will learn the basic strikes, blocks, kicks and stances used in karate training. This fundamental training also strengthens and prepares the body for the more difficult techniques ahead in one’s training. In addition to developing physical fitness, self-defense and safety skills, our karate program also helps your child build confidence, focus and respect for oneself and others.
 
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM    American Red Cross Babysitter Training - American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training
Youth ages 11-15 will learn about the important job of babysitting through video, discussion, and hands-on practice. Topics include: safety of the sitter, as well as of the children, how to interview for the job, how to pick up, hold, feed, diaper, and dress infants and toddlers, how to play with children, and how to handle emergencies. Successful completion of the course includes certification in Child and Infant CPR and First Aid. Students must participate in all portions of all 5 classes. Students should bring a snack and drink to each class.November 4 and 18, December 2, 9, and 16.  5-7:30pm
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
Saturday December 10, 2022
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Watercolor Workshop - Watercolor Workshop Fall 2
Possibilities are endless. The focus of this course will be to continue expanding our repertoire of techniques. We will explore and master the specifically challenging topics of water, shadow, and figures.  Introduction to Watercolors The objectives of this class are to develop, at an introductory level, abilities in watercolor painting. Students will acquire an understanding of the tools and terms in this medium. We will experiment with dry, damp and wet surfaces to explore some of the possibilities and outcomes. In addition to mastering basic washes, we will investigate glazing and layering as well as application techniques.  Supply list available.  Watercolors Part 2Building on our beginners’ course, we will explore a host of new and traditional techniques. At each class we will present and resolve problems in rendering skies, rocks, trees, water, and figures. Supply list available.Min 6/Max 15   (No Senior discount) Instructor:  Pauline Cook
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Brick by Brick: Legos - Lego Holiday Fun
Brick By Brick Maine Lego Halloween Fun!                                                                       Join us for this ghoulish 3 hour Lego extravaganza class where we celebrate (and build) the creepy creatures of Halloween! Participants will stay busy with individual builds which will include:a ghastly jack o’lantern, a wicked witch, a dramatic Dracula  and a fearsome Frankenstein. Lego challenges, games and free building time will round out our session!Brick By Brick Maine Lego Fall Fun!                                                                                     Join us for this fabulous 3 hour Lego extravaganza class where we celebrate (and build) the things which make autumn great! Participants will stay busy with individual builds which will include: a burley football player, a scarecrow, a wild turkey and a Pilgrim or two. Lego challenges, games and free building time will round out our session! Brick By Brick Maine Lego Holiday Fun!                                                                             Join us for this holiday-themed 3 hour Lego extravaganza class where we celebrate (and build) items associated with December holidays! Participants will stay busy with individual builds which will include:a dreidel, Santa, the Polar Express and a  Lego challenges, games and free building time will round out our session!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 2-3 Rec Basketball - GRADES 2-3 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE: BOYS
REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCT.31ST, Wait list starts November 1st. Through practice, clinics and games, this in-house league will provide a safe and fun recreational experience for children in grades 2 and 3 with an emphasis on skill development and teamwork in a non-competitive atmosphere. During games, one coach from each team will join players on the floor to coach and help referee. Score will not be kept. Teams will practice 1 time a week in the evening at our elementary schools (day/time TBA once teams are formed) and have one game on Saturday mornings at The Community Center. Practices will begin the week of November 14. A game schedule will be provided at your team’s first practice. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Fee includes team shirt.If interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org.  Mandatory coaches meeting Wednesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center South Portland residents only.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 2-3 Rec Basketball - GRADES 2-3 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE: GIRLS
REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCT.31ST, Wait list starts November 1st. Through practice, clinics and games, this in-house league will provide a safe and fun recreational experience for children in grades 2 and 3 with an emphasis on skill development and teamwork in a non-competitive atmosphere. During games, one coach from each team will join players on the floor to coach and help referee. Score will not be kept. Teams will practice 1 time a week in the evening at our elementary schools (day/time TBA once teams are formed) and have one game on Saturday mornings at The Community Center. Practices will begin the week of November 14. A game schedule will be provided at your team’s first practice. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Fee includes team shirt.If interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org.  Mandatory coaches meeting Wednesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center South Portland residents only.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 4-5 Rec Basketball - GRADES 4-5 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE : BOYS
The focus of this recreational basketball league will be to continue to develop basketball skills with a concentration on fundamentals, teamwork, sportsmanship and having fun. Score will be kept but not emphasized. Coaches are not permitted on the court during games. Teams will practice 1-2 times per week (space dependent) at local schools or SPCC. Practices will begin the week of November 14. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Games will be played on Saturday mornings, a game schedule will be provided at the first practice.  South Portland residents onlyIf interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org. Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center.
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 4-5 Rec Basketball - GRADES 4-5 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE : GIRLS
The focus of this recreational basketball league will be to continue to develop basketball skills with a concentration on fundamentals, teamwork, sportsmanship and having fun. Score will be kept but not emphasized. Coaches are not permitted on the court during games. Teams will practice 1-2 times per week (space dependent) at local schools or SPCC. Practices will begin the week of November 14. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Games will be played on Saturday mornings, a game schedule will be provided at the first practice.  South Portland residents onlyIf interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org. Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Start Smart Sports - Start Smart Soccer: Session 1
South Portland Rec will be offering 6 week sessions, each session focusing on a different sport. Lead by South Portland rec staff, we will be following the outline provided by Start Smart Sports, designed for children ages 3-5. What is Start Smart? Start Smart was developed by top motor skill development specialists in the field of youth sports. Parent-child groups perform motor skill tasks that gradually build confidence in children while they are having fun at the same time. Start Smart participants will develop proper motor skills without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt that will allow them to enjoy and succeed in their youth sports future!
 
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM    Start Smart Sports - Start Smart Soccer: Session 2
South Portland Rec will be offering 6 week sessions, each session focusing on a different sport. Lead by South Portland rec staff, we will be following the outline provided by Start Smart Sports, designed for children ages 3-5. What is Start Smart? Start Smart was developed by top motor skill development specialists in the field of youth sports. Parent-child groups perform motor skill tasks that gradually build confidence in children while they are having fun at the same time. Start Smart participants will develop proper motor skills without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt that will allow them to enjoy and succeed in their youth sports future!
 
1:00 PM - 1:55 PM    Pool Party with Party Room (West)
 
2:00 PM - 2:55 PM    Pool Party w/Party Room (Curran)
 
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Pool Party w/Party Room (Curran)
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    cma rental
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Youth Open Gym
 
Sunday December 11, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Pickleball - Beginner Lessons - Beginner Pickleball December Sundays
This program design is to help you get off the couch and on to a pickleball court near you. This 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players.Items to Bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddles available for use during the lesson.TRUE BEGINNERS ONLY.Pre-registration is required. No Senior Discount available.Instructor: David CousinsNo Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Pickleball - Intermediate Lessons - Intermediate Pickleball December Sundays
Pickleball Intermediate LessonsThis  3 or 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players. Items to bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddle available for use during the lesson. No Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM    Youth Open Gym - Youth Open Gym
Fall HoursSundays, Oct. 2 - Dec. 1812:15p - 1:45p
 
2:00 PM - 3:45 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym Basketball Over 30 - SUNDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Adult Volleyball Open Gym - Volleyball Drop in @ SPCC
SOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS October 2 - December 184:00 PM – 6:00 PMCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit) $3.00 - South Portland Residents  $4.00 - Non-Resident $1.00 - Active and Veteran Military Open Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
Monday December 12, 2022
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ RCC Beginners Only
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM    Rec Coordinator Interviews - tentative
 
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM    Strictly Strength - Strictly Strength December
Strictly Strength is a small group strength training class utilizing free weights, body weight and resistance bands. This program allows for more one on one attention and more personalized exercises tailored to each participant. Min 5 / Max 15Drop In Rate : $10.00 per class
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    NATURE THEMED PRESENTATIONS - NATURE THEMED PRESENTATION - Fossils of Maine
Join our Park Ranger, Sydney Raftery for these themed presentations and dive deeper into these interesting nature topics.  Snacks provided.  Please show up if you register, as there is a lot of work put into these presentations.  Please do not just show up for these presentations - you must register, as there is limited availability!_____________________________________Intro to Nature Journaling Nature journaling is a great pastime that you can take with you anywhere. Join us this month to learn the basics of journaling in nature and some key tips on how to develop this lifelong hobby!  ___________________________________________Fossils of Maine Join us this month to travel back in time, over 450 million years ago! We’ll take a look at the fossils that are found in our state now and discuss what they can tell us about the Maine of long ago.  Coming in 2023:_______________________________________The History of Parks and EnvironmentalismCome learn about how parks and people's view of the environment have evolved throughout the years.___________________________________________Trees and Forests Trees are so much more than they appear on the surface. This talk will focus on all the hidden properties of trees and teach you to recognize some of Maine’s common trees.___________________________________________ Introduction to Birding Birding is a wonderful pastime that anyone can join in on. During this talk, you’ll learn the basics that you need to start this new hobby!___________________________________________Predicting the Weather This month we will talk all about weather and signs that you can look for to help you predict it.  
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    COFFEE HOUR - COFFEE HOUR
Drop by the senior drop-in center for a morning cup of coffee every Monday and start your week off right, drinking coffee and enjoying one another's company! This is COFFEE & chat only.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Stained Glass Ornaments and Sun Catchers - Stained Glass Ornaments - December 12 AM
Stained Glass Ornaments and Sun CatchersHere is a little handmade holiday treat. Students will go home with one or more ornaments, depending on time. Learn the surprisingly easy copper foil technique.  All materials provided. Pick from 1 date from our 6 offerings - 3 in the AM and 2 in the PM. No senior discount will apply to this program.(Minimum of 3 / Maximum of 6)Instructor: Rachel FC MillsArt Class
 
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM    Tot Hop - Tot Hop: Fall Session 2
Tot Hop is our youngest hip hop class offering. This class is perfect for your dance who has a lot of energy and who are always on the move! Please send your dancer in comfortable clothing and indoor sneakers.  No jeans please. Please note that parents and visitors will not be permitted in the classroom. All dancers must be potty trained
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    CARDS - CARDS - MONDAYS
Beginning in September, drop in to the Senior Drop in Center Monday and Thursday afternoons for a fun and informal time playing cards!  Bring a partner, a few friends or come alone and join in the fun.  Games groups currently play are Spite & Malice, Manipulation, Five Crowns, Sky-Jo, Samba etc.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    HAND & FOOT - HAND & FOOT - MONDAYS
Drop in one or two afternoons a week to play Hand & Foot on Mondays & Thursdays in the Senior Drop In Center!
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM    SPHS Freshman BB Practice
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM    Intro to Dance - Intro to Dance: Fall Session 2
Students will lean the fundamentals and basics of various styles of dance including jazz, tap, lyrical and hip hop through exercises and progressions. Flexibility and strength exercises will be incorporated into the class along with choreography. Students should bring a water bottle, wear comfortable clothing and have bare feet or wear ballet or jazz shoes if desired. Students should bring a pair of tap shoes to class or if they do not have tap shoes dress shoes will work fine.
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Maine Senior Games Meeting
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Stained Glass Ornaments and Sun Catchers - Stained Glass Ornaments - December 12 PM
Stained Glass Ornaments and Sun CatchersHere is a little handmade holiday treat. Students will go home with one or more ornaments, depending on time. Learn the surprisingly easy copper foil technique.  All materials provided. Pick from 1 date from our 6 offerings - 3 in the AM and 2 in the PM. No senior discount will apply to this program.(Minimum of 3 / Maximum of 6)Instructor: Rachel FC MillsArt Class
 
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM    Intro to Hip Hop - Intro to Hip Hop: Fall Session 2
This class will be broken up into 2 styles of dance, hip hop and acrobatics. Dancers will begin with hip hop, a warm up for the body and explore different hip hop concepts, styles and movement. Students will also be taught hip hop choreography.  During the second half of class, dancers will learn acrobatics skills, such as mat exercises, balance and strengthening skills, and basic tumbling, all taught by a certified instructor. A great class for ages 6 and up, for boys and girls of all levels!
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    AEROBIC DANCE - AEROBIC DANCE DECEMBER
AEROBIC DANCE The Jacki Sorensen program is a nationally recognized dance and strength training method of exercise that is fun and challenging with an element of dance geared to the non-dancer. Each class consists of warm-up, stretching, abdominal work, light-weight repetitions and then we dance! All levels are welcome. Minimum of 6 / maximum of 20All levels are welcome.
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Rip Tide Swim Club - Fall 2022 Session II
Rip Tide Swim Club is designed for swimmers ages 8 (by the start date) through 14 who are looking to build endurance and improve their stroke technique.  this program will provide an introduction to competitive swimming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.  In order to join the RTSC a swimmer must have completed an evaluation and/or have approval from the head coach.  Our goal is to inspire a love of the water and foster enjoyment of this life long sport.  Please email questions to Coach Lia Langeveld at LLangeveld@southportland.orgPlease note that when registering for the Rip Tide Swim Club program that if the coaching staff determines that this program is not a good fit for your child your registration fee will be refunded in full.Swimmers who have not been involved with RTSC in the last year must attend the evaluation night or their registration will be removed.Evaluation & Placement Nights: Winter Session: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Adult Basketball Leagues - Monday League - Winter
THURSDAY WINTER 1 - LOOKING FOR FEMALE PLAYERS!Adult League format7 regular season games, playoffs 10 team seeded single elimination.5v5, 1 female and 1 male must be on the court for each teamRoster minimum of 8 players, max of 12 including 1 female and 1 male playerTwo - 20 minute halvesMen shots inside 3 point arc = 1 point, Outside arc = 2 pointsFemale shots inside 3 point arc = 2 points, Outside arc = 3 pointsRules are based off of the MPA rulesParticipants must be at least 18 years old and out of High school.Captains send your rosters to wdorsett@southportland.org once you register. REGISTRATION DEADLINESMonday Winter - Nov. 21Thursday Winter 2 - Jan. 26Sunday Winter (Slow Down League) - Feb. 12FREE AGENTS - Please register under whichever night you would like to play. Please select the free agent group. Free agents will be placed on teams on a first come, first served basis. YOU MUST HAVE BOTH YOUR SOPO ACCOUNT GENERAL AND CANCEL EMAIL OPTIONS AT "YES" TO RECEIVE LEAGUE EMAILS.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 3/4
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Rip Tide PLUS Swim Club - Fall Session II
RIP TIDE PLUS is for Middle School age swimmers ONLY who can swim roughly 1200 meters per practice.  Each practice is made up of roughly 60% conditioning and 40% technique work, so technique should be solid in all four competitive strokes prior to entering this group.  Please email any questions to Coach Lia Langevald at LLangeveld@southportland.org ALL Swimmers who did not participate in the RT PLUS program within the last year, must attend an Evaluation Night.Winter Session Evaluation: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
Tuesday December 13, 2022
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    POP - Preschool Open Play - POP - Preschool Open Play
Looking for ways to get some energy out and meet new families in the community?  Drop in to our POP program and have some fun with your child/family.  We will provide the equipment and activity space! Parents/guardians must supervise their child at all times. This is a drop in program. 
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    BOARD GAMES - BOARD GAMES
Drop-in to the senior center and play board games.We have a some board games available or bring your own!
 
10:15 AM - 12:00 PM    CHRISTMAS AT VICTORIA MANSION TOUR - CHRISTMAS AT VICTORIA MANSION
Every holiday season, the Mansion transforms into a Victorian winter wonderland for Christmas at Victoria Mansion, a six-week celebration featuring decorations by some of the community’s leading and up-and-coming artists, florists, designers, and fellow non-profit organizations to highlight the Mansion’s original 19th century interiors. Now in its fourth decade, over 8,000 visitors attend this annual event and it has been a long-standing tradition for many in the Southern Maine area and beyond. 
 
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM    Storytime - Redbank Storytime
The South Portland Youth Librarians will be hosting story and song time at Redbank Community Center on Tuesdays. The librarians will be reading stories and leading fun family songs. This program is free. If you have an questions about the program please reach out to Jessica Milton at jmilton@southportland.org.Also on Tuesdays from 9am to 11am at Redbank we also host a preschool open play (POP) program in the gym. This program is $3 for South Portland resident families and $4 for Non-Resident families. You may leave and return to the POP program to attend storytime.
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym Basketball 18+ - LUNCH TIME T/F
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    MAH JONGG - MAH JONGG TUESDAYS
Beginning in September drop in to the Senior Drop In Center on Tuesday afternoons or Friday mornings to play Mah Jongg.  You may bring your own Mah Jongg set or we have a few available.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CARD – WE DO NOT PROVIDE CARDS.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    COLORING/CROSSWORDS/SUDOKU/WORD SEARCH - COLORING, CROSSWORD, SUDOKU, WORD SEARCH
Drop in to the senior center for quiet activity time. Coloring, crossword puzzles, sudoku and word searches.  We have books available or you may bring your own.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    TEA TIME - TEA TIME
Drop in to the senior center for a cup of tea on Tuesdays, a treat or two and sit and chat with friends. This is TEA time only!
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Girl Scout Troop Meeting - Rachel Greaton - rachel.greaton@me.com
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Youth Cooking Class - Youth Cooking Fall Session 2
Stacey Stolman is chef with 18 years of experience cooking and teaching. She owns Fun Chefs, a cooking academy for all ages. She also works in the Portland area as a food stylist. In this class your child will learn how to prepare a new recipe each week with step by step instructions. Stacey will teach things such as nutrition, sanitation, geography and culinary math. At the end your child will have made a cookbook with all the recipes they made.
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: GIRLS
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
5:00 PM - 5:50 PM    Mix it Up! - Mix it Up! December
Mix it Up! is a co-ed circuit training class, combining cardiovascular fitness and resistance training. Be prepared to get your heart rate up using a wide variety of exercises and equipment. Mix it Up! is designed to be easy to follow and target strength building and cardiovascular endurance. Please note this adult class will only allow a 10% Senior Discount.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM    HS Rec League Meeting
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Rising Stars
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
Wednesday December 14, 2022
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ RCC Beginners Only
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    GENTLE YOGA - Gentle Yoga Fall 2
GENTLE YOGA CANCELLED FOR 11/23. MAKE UP INFO COMING SOONWhether it's your first time or you've been taking yoga for years, this class will meet you right where you are.  Martha emphasizes safe and effective alignment principles as she leads you through a sequence of yoga postures connecting the breath with body movement. Her goal for every class is that you leave feeling stronger, more flexible, balanced and happy!
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Brenda Cote ICMA / Mission Square
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    WII GAMES - WII GAMES
Drop in to the senior drop in center to play an interactive motion controlled video games such as WII bowling!
 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM    WORD GAMES - WORD GAMES
Drop in to the senior drop in center to play word games with friends. Word games are games such as Scrabble, Quiddler, Banagrams etc. 
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym LUNCH TIME Over 40 - WEDNESDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    HANNAFORD PRESENTATIONS - Hannaford Presentation - Healthy Holiday Habits
Join Hillary Pride, Hannaford registered dietitian, for a few fun and hands on presentations.Shopping for a healthy heart, plant based nutrition, and healthy holiday habits with some ideas for healthy recipes. You will learn practical tips for healthy grocery shopping, what a plant based diet looks like, and how to stay healthy during the holidays.  Space is limited in this class.  Please do not show up unless you have registered ahead of time.
 
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM    SPHS Freshman BB Practice
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM    SPCC Desk staff Meeting
 
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM    CMA Meeting
 
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 2
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Youth Cheering Meeting
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    AEROBIC DANCE - AEROBIC DANCE DECEMBER
AEROBIC DANCE The Jacki Sorensen program is a nationally recognized dance and strength training method of exercise that is fun and challenging with an element of dance geared to the non-dancer. Each class consists of warm-up, stretching, abdominal work, light-weight repetitions and then we dance! All levels are welcome. Minimum of 6 / maximum of 20All levels are welcome.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    SPHS Project Grad Meeting
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Rip Tide Swim Club - Fall 2022 Session II
Rip Tide Swim Club is designed for swimmers ages 8 (by the start date) through 14 who are looking to build endurance and improve their stroke technique.  this program will provide an introduction to competitive swimming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.  In order to join the RTSC a swimmer must have completed an evaluation and/or have approval from the head coach.  Our goal is to inspire a love of the water and foster enjoyment of this life long sport.  Please email questions to Coach Lia Langeveld at LLangeveld@southportland.orgPlease note that when registering for the Rip Tide Swim Club program that if the coaching staff determines that this program is not a good fit for your child your registration fee will be refunded in full.Swimmers who have not been involved with RTSC in the last year must attend the evaluation night or their registration will be removed.Evaluation & Placement Nights: Winter Session: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 3/4
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Rip Tide PLUS Swim Club - Fall Session II
RIP TIDE PLUS is for Middle School age swimmers ONLY who can swim roughly 1200 meters per practice.  Each practice is made up of roughly 60% conditioning and 40% technique work, so technique should be solid in all four competitive strokes prior to entering this group.  Please email any questions to Coach Lia Langevald at LLangeveld@southportland.org ALL Swimmers who did not participate in the RT PLUS program within the last year, must attend an Evaluation Night.Winter Session Evaluation: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym - WEDNESDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
Thursday December 15, 2022
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Gym & Curtain Inspection - GYM CLOSED
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM    Strictly Strength - Strictly Strength December
Strictly Strength is a small group strength training class utilizing free weights, body weight and resistance bands. This program allows for more one on one attention and more personalized exercises tailored to each participant. Min 5 / Max 15Drop In Rate : $10.00 per class
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    CREATE & CHAT - CREATE & CHAT
Do you like to knit, sew, crochet or create masterpieces? Please bring whatever you are working on and join fellow crafters/knitters/sewers/crocheters/beaders (anything will do!) as we chat and share our ideas, tips and projects with each other.  Stay for the entire time or come and go anytime you please! Bring water & a cushion!! 
 
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Gym & Curtain Inspection - GYM CLOSED
 
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM    STEP INTO FITNESS - STEP INTO FITNESS - DEC.
Step into fitness!  Some LIGHT cardio mixed with weights and core and ending with some great stretches. Class must meet the minimum requirement or class will be canceled.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    HAND & FOOT - HAND & FOOT - THURSDAYS
Drop in one or two afternoons a week to play Hand & Foot on Mondays & Thursdays in the Senior Drop In Center!
 
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM    CHAIR FIT - CHAIR FIT - DEC.
 A new you! Let's get back to healthy! Chair Fit is a great total body workout for everyone but perfect if you have trouble doing standing exercise.  Cardio strength and core all using a chair! Class must meet the minimum or class will be canceled.
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    CARDS - CARDS - THURSDAYS
Beginning in September, drop in to the Senior Drop in Center Monday and Thursday afternoons for a fun and informal time playing cards!  Bring a partner, a few friends or come alone and join in the fun.  Games groups currently play are Spite & Malice, Manipulation, Five Crowns, Sky-Jo, Samba etc.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
5:00 PM - 5:50 PM    Mix it Up! - Mix it Up! December
Mix it Up! is a co-ed circuit training class, combining cardiovascular fitness and resistance training. Be prepared to get your heart rate up using a wide variety of exercises and equipment. Mix it Up! is designed to be easy to follow and target strength building and cardiovascular endurance. Please note this adult class will only allow a 10% Senior Discount.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Girl Scouts Troop 1268 Meeting
 
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM    Adult Basketball Leagues - Thursday League - Winter 1
THURSDAY WINTER 1 - LOOKING FOR FEMALE PLAYERS!Adult League format7 regular season games, playoffs 10 team seeded single elimination.5v5, 1 female and 1 male must be on the court for each teamRoster minimum of 8 players, max of 12 including 1 female and 1 male playerTwo - 20 minute halvesMen shots inside 3 point arc = 1 point, Outside arc = 2 pointsFemale shots inside 3 point arc = 2 points, Outside arc = 3 pointsRules are based off of the MPA rulesParticipants must be at least 18 years old and out of High school.Captains send your rosters to wdorsett@southportland.org once you register. REGISTRATION DEADLINESMonday Winter - Nov. 21Thursday Winter 2 - Jan. 26Sunday Winter (Slow Down League) - Feb. 12FREE AGENTS - Please register under whichever night you would like to play. Please select the free agent group. Free agents will be placed on teams on a first come, first served basis. YOU MUST HAVE BOTH YOUR SOPO ACCOUNT GENERAL AND CANCEL EMAIL OPTIONS AT "YES" TO RECEIVE LEAGUE EMAILS.
 
Friday December 16, 2022
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Pickleball - Beginner Lessons - Beginner Pickleball December Fridays
This program design is to help you get off the couch and on to a pickleball court near you. This 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players.Items to Bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddles available for use during the lesson.TRUE BEGINNERS ONLY.Pre-registration is required. No Senior Discount available.Instructor: David CousinsNo Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Pickleball - Intermediate Lessons - Intermediate Pickleball December Fridays
Pickleball Intermediate LessonsThis  3 or 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players. Items to bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddle available for use during the lesson. No Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    MAH JONGG - MAH JONGG FRIDAYS
Beginning in September drop in to the Senior Drop In Center on Tuesday afternoons or Friday mornings to play Mah Jongg.  You may bring your own Mah Jongg set or we have a few available.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CARD – WE DO NOT PROVIDE CARDS.
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym Basketball 18+ - LUNCH TIME T/F
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
1:45 PM - 3:15 PM    SENIOR CORNHOLE - SENIOR CORNHOLE
Beginning in October - come join us to play Cornhole at the South Portland Community Center!  Please try to pre-register before attending the program.  Drop-ins always welcome! 
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM    Girl Scout meetings
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Karate Kids - Karate Kids Fall Session 2
Students in this class will learn the basic strikes, blocks, kicks and stances used in karate training. This fundamental training also strengthens and prepares the body for the more difficult techniques ahead in one’s training. In addition to developing physical fitness, self-defense and safety skills, our karate program also helps your child build confidence, focus and respect for oneself and others.
 
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM    American Red Cross Babysitter Training - American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training
Youth ages 11-15 will learn about the important job of babysitting through video, discussion, and hands-on practice. Topics include: safety of the sitter, as well as of the children, how to interview for the job, how to pick up, hold, feed, diaper, and dress infants and toddlers, how to play with children, and how to handle emergencies. Successful completion of the course includes certification in Child and Infant CPR and First Aid. Students must participate in all portions of all 5 classes. Students should bring a snack and drink to each class.November 4 and 18, December 2, 9, and 16.  5-7:30pm
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
Saturday December 17, 2022
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 2-3 Rec Basketball - GRADES 2-3 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE: BOYS
REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCT.31ST, Wait list starts November 1st. Through practice, clinics and games, this in-house league will provide a safe and fun recreational experience for children in grades 2 and 3 with an emphasis on skill development and teamwork in a non-competitive atmosphere. During games, one coach from each team will join players on the floor to coach and help referee. Score will not be kept. Teams will practice 1 time a week in the evening at our elementary schools (day/time TBA once teams are formed) and have one game on Saturday mornings at The Community Center. Practices will begin the week of November 14. A game schedule will be provided at your team’s first practice. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Fee includes team shirt.If interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org.  Mandatory coaches meeting Wednesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center South Portland residents only.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 2-3 Rec Basketball - GRADES 2-3 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE: GIRLS
REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCT.31ST, Wait list starts November 1st. Through practice, clinics and games, this in-house league will provide a safe and fun recreational experience for children in grades 2 and 3 with an emphasis on skill development and teamwork in a non-competitive atmosphere. During games, one coach from each team will join players on the floor to coach and help referee. Score will not be kept. Teams will practice 1 time a week in the evening at our elementary schools (day/time TBA once teams are formed) and have one game on Saturday mornings at The Community Center. Practices will begin the week of November 14. A game schedule will be provided at your team’s first practice. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Fee includes team shirt.If interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org.  Mandatory coaches meeting Wednesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center South Portland residents only.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 4-5 Rec Basketball - GRADES 4-5 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE : BOYS
The focus of this recreational basketball league will be to continue to develop basketball skills with a concentration on fundamentals, teamwork, sportsmanship and having fun. Score will be kept but not emphasized. Coaches are not permitted on the court during games. Teams will practice 1-2 times per week (space dependent) at local schools or SPCC. Practices will begin the week of November 14. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Games will be played on Saturday mornings, a game schedule will be provided at the first practice.  South Portland residents onlyIf interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org. Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center.
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 4-5 Rec Basketball - GRADES 4-5 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE : GIRLS
The focus of this recreational basketball league will be to continue to develop basketball skills with a concentration on fundamentals, teamwork, sportsmanship and having fun. Score will be kept but not emphasized. Coaches are not permitted on the court during games. Teams will practice 1-2 times per week (space dependent) at local schools or SPCC. Practices will begin the week of November 14. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Games will be played on Saturday mornings, a game schedule will be provided at the first practice.  South Portland residents onlyIf interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org. Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center.
 
1:00 PM - 1:55 PM    Pool Party w/Party Room (Hamel)
 
2:00 PM - 2:55 PM    Pool Party w/Party Room (Eng)
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Pool Party Rental w/Art Room (Hamel)
 
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Pool Party w/Party Room (Eng)
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    cma rental
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Daisy Troop Meetings
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Youth Open Gym
 
Sunday December 18, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Pickleball - Beginner Lessons - Beginner Pickleball December Sundays
This program design is to help you get off the couch and on to a pickleball court near you. This 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players.Items to Bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddles available for use during the lesson.TRUE BEGINNERS ONLY.Pre-registration is required. No Senior Discount available.Instructor: David CousinsNo Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Pickleball - Intermediate Lessons - Intermediate Pickleball December Sundays
Pickleball Intermediate LessonsThis  3 or 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players. Items to bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddle available for use during the lesson. No Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM    Youth Open Gym - Youth Open Gym
Fall HoursSundays, Oct. 2 - Dec. 1812:15p - 1:45p
 
2:00 PM - 3:45 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym Basketball Over 30 - SUNDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Adult Volleyball Open Gym - Volleyball Drop in @ SPCC
SOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS October 2 - December 184:00 PM – 6:00 PMCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit) $3.00 - South Portland Residents  $4.00 - Non-Resident $1.00 - Active and Veteran Military Open Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
Monday December 19, 2022
6:00 AM - 8:45 PM    Toy Drive Drop Offf
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ RCC Beginners Only
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM    Strictly Strength - Strictly Strength December
Strictly Strength is a small group strength training class utilizing free weights, body weight and resistance bands. This program allows for more one on one attention and more personalized exercises tailored to each participant. Min 5 / Max 15Drop In Rate : $10.00 per class
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    COFFEE HOUR - COFFEE HOUR
Drop by the senior drop-in center for a morning cup of coffee every Monday and start your week off right, drinking coffee and enjoying one another's company! This is COFFEE & chat only.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    CARDS - CARDS - MONDAYS
Beginning in September, drop in to the Senior Drop in Center Monday and Thursday afternoons for a fun and informal time playing cards!  Bring a partner, a few friends or come alone and join in the fun.  Games groups currently play are Spite & Malice, Manipulation, Five Crowns, Sky-Jo, Samba etc.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    HAND & FOOT - HAND & FOOT - MONDAYS
Drop in one or two afternoons a week to play Hand & Foot on Mondays & Thursdays in the Senior Drop In Center!
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM    SPHS Freshman BB Practice
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM    Girl Scout meeting
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    AEROBIC DANCE - AEROBIC DANCE DECEMBER
AEROBIC DANCE The Jacki Sorensen program is a nationally recognized dance and strength training method of exercise that is fun and challenging with an element of dance geared to the non-dancer. Each class consists of warm-up, stretching, abdominal work, light-weight repetitions and then we dance! All levels are welcome. Minimum of 6 / maximum of 20All levels are welcome.
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Rip Tide Swim Club - Fall 2022 Session II
Rip Tide Swim Club is designed for swimmers ages 8 (by the start date) through 14 who are looking to build endurance and improve their stroke technique.  this program will provide an introduction to competitive swimming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.  In order to join the RTSC a swimmer must have completed an evaluation and/or have approval from the head coach.  Our goal is to inspire a love of the water and foster enjoyment of this life long sport.  Please email questions to Coach Lia Langeveld at LLangeveld@southportland.orgPlease note that when registering for the Rip Tide Swim Club program that if the coaching staff determines that this program is not a good fit for your child your registration fee will be refunded in full.Swimmers who have not been involved with RTSC in the last year must attend the evaluation night or their registration will be removed.Evaluation & Placement Nights: Winter Session: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Jamestown Court Condo Meeting
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Adult Basketball Leagues - Monday League - Winter
THURSDAY WINTER 1 - LOOKING FOR FEMALE PLAYERS!Adult League format7 regular season games, playoffs 10 team seeded single elimination.5v5, 1 female and 1 male must be on the court for each teamRoster minimum of 8 players, max of 12 including 1 female and 1 male playerTwo - 20 minute halvesMen shots inside 3 point arc = 1 point, Outside arc = 2 pointsFemale shots inside 3 point arc = 2 points, Outside arc = 3 pointsRules are based off of the MPA rulesParticipants must be at least 18 years old and out of High school.Captains send your rosters to wdorsett@southportland.org once you register. REGISTRATION DEADLINESMonday Winter - Nov. 21Thursday Winter 2 - Jan. 26Sunday Winter (Slow Down League) - Feb. 12FREE AGENTS - Please register under whichever night you would like to play. Please select the free agent group. Free agents will be placed on teams on a first come, first served basis. YOU MUST HAVE BOTH YOUR SOPO ACCOUNT GENERAL AND CANCEL EMAIL OPTIONS AT "YES" TO RECEIVE LEAGUE EMAILS.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 3/4
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Rip Tide PLUS Swim Club - Fall Session II
RIP TIDE PLUS is for Middle School age swimmers ONLY who can swim roughly 1200 meters per practice.  Each practice is made up of roughly 60% conditioning and 40% technique work, so technique should be solid in all four competitive strokes prior to entering this group.  Please email any questions to Coach Lia Langevald at LLangeveld@southportland.org ALL Swimmers who did not participate in the RT PLUS program within the last year, must attend an Evaluation Night.Winter Session Evaluation: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
Tuesday December 20, 2022
6:00 AM - 8:45 PM    Toy Drive - Tentative
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    POP - Preschool Open Play - POP - Preschool Open Play
Looking for ways to get some energy out and meet new families in the community?  Drop in to our POP program and have some fun with your child/family.  We will provide the equipment and activity space! Parents/guardians must supervise their child at all times. This is a drop in program. 
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    BOARD GAMES - BOARD GAMES
Drop-in to the senior center and play board games.We have a some board games available or bring your own!
 
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM    Storytime - Redbank Storytime
The South Portland Youth Librarians will be hosting story and song time at Redbank Community Center on Tuesdays. The librarians will be reading stories and leading fun family songs. This program is free. If you have an questions about the program please reach out to Jessica Milton at jmilton@southportland.org.Also on Tuesdays from 9am to 11am at Redbank we also host a preschool open play (POP) program in the gym. This program is $3 for South Portland resident families and $4 for Non-Resident families. You may leave and return to the POP program to attend storytime.
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Eccentrics free class
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    ESSENTRICS® STANDING & MAT - ESSENTRICS® STANDING & MAT - ONE TIME FREE CLASS TO TRY IT OUT - MUST REGISTER!
Rebalance, restore and refresh your body, mind and spirit.  This full body workout focuses on posture, stability, joint mobility, and muscle strength and length. It feels like a conglomerate of Tai Chi, pilates and aerobic dance.  Google Essentrics to see what the moves are like. You’ll love moving to music and getting taller and stronger.  There will be a free class on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022 at 10:30a.m. to try it out! YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THE FREE CLASS - LIMITED SPOTS!
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym Basketball 18+ - LUNCH TIME T/F
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    MAH JONGG - MAH JONGG TUESDAYS
Beginning in September drop in to the Senior Drop In Center on Tuesday afternoons or Friday mornings to play Mah Jongg.  You may bring your own Mah Jongg set or we have a few available.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CARD – WE DO NOT PROVIDE CARDS.
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Vitality T'ai Chi for Seniors - T'ai Chi Tuesdays - T'ai Chi Tuesdays - Dec. 20
This program incorporates “T’ai Chi Moving for Better Balance”, an 8 posture standing form, with elements of Musical T’ai Chi which uses periods of seated movement; both practices will be integrated by learning the Great Breathing technique from Shaolin & Chinese Medicine. The musical background will be calming, peaceful and yet invigorating as the play element in T’ai Chi will be emphasized. Instructor, Michael Elliott is a 49 year practitioner.Tuesdays T'ai Chi is held two Tuesdays a month offered on the dates listed.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    COLORING/CROSSWORDS/SUDOKU/WORD SEARCH - COLORING, CROSSWORD, SUDOKU, WORD SEARCH
Drop in to the senior center for quiet activity time. Coloring, crossword puzzles, sudoku and word searches.  We have books available or you may bring your own.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    TEA TIME - TEA TIME
Drop in to the senior center for a cup of tea on Tuesdays, a treat or two and sit and chat with friends. This is TEA time only!
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: GIRLS
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
5:00 PM - 5:50 PM    Mix it Up! - Mix it Up! December
Mix it Up! is a co-ed circuit training class, combining cardiovascular fitness and resistance training. Be prepared to get your heart rate up using a wide variety of exercises and equipment. Mix it Up! is designed to be easy to follow and target strength building and cardiovascular endurance. Please note this adult class will only allow a 10% Senior Discount.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Rising Stars
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
Wednesday December 21, 2022
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ RCC Beginners Only
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    GENTLE YOGA - Gentle Yoga Fall 2
GENTLE YOGA CANCELLED FOR 11/23. MAKE UP INFO COMING SOONWhether it's your first time or you've been taking yoga for years, this class will meet you right where you are.  Martha emphasizes safe and effective alignment principles as she leads you through a sequence of yoga postures connecting the breath with body movement. Her goal for every class is that you leave feeling stronger, more flexible, balanced and happy!
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    WII GAMES - WII GAMES
Drop in to the senior drop in center to play an interactive motion controlled video games such as WII bowling!
 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM    WORD GAMES - WORD GAMES
Drop in to the senior drop in center to play word games with friends. Word games are games such as Scrabble, Quiddler, Banagrams etc. 
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym LUNCH TIME Over 40 - WEDNESDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM    SPHS Freshman BB Practice
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM    CMA Meeting
 
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Drop & Shop - Drop and Shop Night
Whether it's last minute shopping, wrapping, or just taking a breather, we've got your childcare covered. Drop your children off at the South Portland Community Center where they will enjoy a pizza party, gym games, and a movie. Pre-registration is required. This event is for children in K – 5th grade. Sibling discount of $10/additional child will be applied when registering more than one child.
 
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Drop & Shop - Drop and Shop Night
Whether it's last minute shopping, wrapping, or just taking a breather, we've got your childcare covered. Drop your children off at the South Portland Community Center where they will enjoy a pizza party, gym games, and a movie. Pre-registration is required. This event is for children in K – 5th grade. Sibling discount of $10/additional child will be applied when registering more than one child.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 2
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    AEROBIC DANCE - AEROBIC DANCE DECEMBER
AEROBIC DANCE The Jacki Sorensen program is a nationally recognized dance and strength training method of exercise that is fun and challenging with an element of dance geared to the non-dancer. Each class consists of warm-up, stretching, abdominal work, light-weight repetitions and then we dance! All levels are welcome. Minimum of 6 / maximum of 20All levels are welcome.
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Rip Tide Swim Club - Fall 2022 Session II
Rip Tide Swim Club is designed for swimmers ages 8 (by the start date) through 14 who are looking to build endurance and improve their stroke technique.  this program will provide an introduction to competitive swimming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.  In order to join the RTSC a swimmer must have completed an evaluation and/or have approval from the head coach.  Our goal is to inspire a love of the water and foster enjoyment of this life long sport.  Please email questions to Coach Lia Langeveld at LLangeveld@southportland.orgPlease note that when registering for the Rip Tide Swim Club program that if the coaching staff determines that this program is not a good fit for your child your registration fee will be refunded in full.Swimmers who have not been involved with RTSC in the last year must attend the evaluation night or their registration will be removed.Evaluation & Placement Nights: Winter Session: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 3/4
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Rip Tide PLUS Swim Club - Fall Session II
RIP TIDE PLUS is for Middle School age swimmers ONLY who can swim roughly 1200 meters per practice.  Each practice is made up of roughly 60% conditioning and 40% technique work, so technique should be solid in all four competitive strokes prior to entering this group.  Please email any questions to Coach Lia Langevald at LLangeveld@southportland.org ALL Swimmers who did not participate in the RT PLUS program within the last year, must attend an Evaluation Night.Winter Session Evaluation: Wednesday, January 4th at 6pm
 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym - WEDNESDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
Thursday December 22, 2022
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM    Strictly Strength - Strictly Strength December
Strictly Strength is a small group strength training class utilizing free weights, body weight and resistance bands. This program allows for more one on one attention and more personalized exercises tailored to each participant. Min 5 / Max 15Drop In Rate : $10.00 per class
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    CREATE & CHAT - CREATE & CHAT
Do you like to knit, sew, crochet or create masterpieces? Please bring whatever you are working on and join fellow crafters/knitters/sewers/crocheters/beaders (anything will do!) as we chat and share our ideas, tips and projects with each other.  Stay for the entire time or come and go anytime you please! Bring water & a cushion!! 
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    HAND & FOOT - HAND & FOOT - THURSDAYS
Drop in one or two afternoons a week to play Hand & Foot on Mondays & Thursdays in the Senior Drop In Center!
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    CARDS - CARDS - THURSDAYS
Beginning in September, drop in to the Senior Drop in Center Monday and Thursday afternoons for a fun and informal time playing cards!  Bring a partner, a few friends or come alone and join in the fun.  Games groups currently play are Spite & Malice, Manipulation, Five Crowns, Sky-Jo, Samba etc.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
5:00 PM - 5:50 PM    Mix it Up! - Mix it Up! December
Mix it Up! is a co-ed circuit training class, combining cardiovascular fitness and resistance training. Be prepared to get your heart rate up using a wide variety of exercises and equipment. Mix it Up! is designed to be easy to follow and target strength building and cardiovascular endurance. Please note this adult class will only allow a 10% Senior Discount.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    cma rental
 
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM    Adult Basketball Leagues - Thursday League - Winter 1
THURSDAY WINTER 1 - LOOKING FOR FEMALE PLAYERS!Adult League format7 regular season games, playoffs 10 team seeded single elimination.5v5, 1 female and 1 male must be on the court for each teamRoster minimum of 8 players, max of 12 including 1 female and 1 male playerTwo - 20 minute halvesMen shots inside 3 point arc = 1 point, Outside arc = 2 pointsFemale shots inside 3 point arc = 2 points, Outside arc = 3 pointsRules are based off of the MPA rulesParticipants must be at least 18 years old and out of High school.Captains send your rosters to wdorsett@southportland.org once you register. REGISTRATION DEADLINESMonday Winter - Nov. 21Thursday Winter 2 - Jan. 26Sunday Winter (Slow Down League) - Feb. 12FREE AGENTS - Please register under whichever night you would like to play. Please select the free agent group. Free agents will be placed on teams on a first come, first served basis. YOU MUST HAVE BOTH YOUR SOPO ACCOUNT GENERAL AND CANCEL EMAIL OPTIONS AT "YES" TO RECEIVE LEAGUE EMAILS.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Gr 7/8 Rec BB Coaches Meeting
 
Friday December 23, 2022
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Pickleball - Beginner Lessons - Beginner Pickleball December Fridays
This program design is to help you get off the couch and on to a pickleball court near you. This 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players.Items to Bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddles available for use during the lesson.TRUE BEGINNERS ONLY.Pre-registration is required. No Senior Discount available.Instructor: David CousinsNo Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    No School Day program
 
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    No School Days - Friday, December 23, 2022
NO SCHOOL DAYS We offer programs on some No School Days for children in grades K-5 who are South Portland residents. Children will enjoy field trips, special events, inside and outside play and arts and crafts. We will also swim if the pool is available. There are no sibling discounts for this program. Min 15/Max 30. What To Bring:Lunch and 2 snacksRefillable Water BottleSwimsuit & TowelChange of Clothes
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Pickleball - Intermediate Lessons - Intermediate Pickleball December Fridays
Pickleball Intermediate LessonsThis  3 or 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players. Items to bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddle available for use during the lesson. No Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    MAH JONGG - MAH JONGG FRIDAYS
Beginning in September drop in to the Senior Drop In Center on Tuesday afternoons or Friday mornings to play Mah Jongg.  You may bring your own Mah Jongg set or we have a few available.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CARD – WE DO NOT PROVIDE CARDS.
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym Basketball 18+ - LUNCH TIME T/F
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    No School Day program
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Swim Meet SP v Bonny Eagle
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
Saturday December 24, 2022
6:00 AM - 12:00 PM    CLOSED (XMAS EVE)
 
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Youth Open Gym
 
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Closing Early (XMAS Eve)
 
Sunday December 25, 2022
6:00 AM - 12:00 PM    CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
 
6:00 AM - 12:00 PM    CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
 
Monday December 26, 2022
6:00 AM - 8:45 PM    HOLIDAY - CLOSED
 
6:00 AM - 8:45 PM    HOLIDAY - CLOSED
 
Tuesday December 27, 2022
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    December Vacation Camp
 
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    School Vacation Camps - December Vacation Camp
 School Vacation Camps are for children in grades K-5 who are residents of South Portland. Children will enjoy field trips, special events, inside and outside play and arts and crafts. We will also swim in the pool when available. There are no sibling discounts for this program. Min 15/Max 30Children need lunch and two snacks per day.  They should also bring a refillable water bottle with them every day as well as a swimsuit/towel and change of clothes. A schedule for the week will be posted at a later date. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Youth Open Gym
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    BOARD GAMES - BOARD GAMES
Drop-in to the senior center and play board games.We have a some board games available or bring your own!
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    MAH JONGG - MAH JONGG TUESDAYS
Beginning in September drop in to the Senior Drop In Center on Tuesday afternoons or Friday mornings to play Mah Jongg.  You may bring your own Mah Jongg set or we have a few available.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CARD – WE DO NOT PROVIDE CARDS.
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    COLORING/CROSSWORDS/SUDOKU/WORD SEARCH - COLORING, CROSSWORD, SUDOKU, WORD SEARCH
Drop in to the senior center for quiet activity time. Coloring, crossword puzzles, sudoku and word searches.  We have books available or you may bring your own.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    TEA TIME - TEA TIME
Drop in to the senior center for a cup of tea on Tuesdays, a treat or two and sit and chat with friends. This is TEA time only!
 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    December Vacation Camp
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: GIRLS
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Rising Stars
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
Wednesday December 28, 2022
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    December Vacation Camp
 
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    School Vacation Camps - December Vacation Camp
 School Vacation Camps are for children in grades K-5 who are residents of South Portland. Children will enjoy field trips, special events, inside and outside play and arts and crafts. We will also swim in the pool when available. There are no sibling discounts for this program. Min 15/Max 30Children need lunch and two snacks per day.  They should also bring a refillable water bottle with them every day as well as a swimsuit/towel and change of clothes. A schedule for the week will be posted at a later date. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Youth Open Gym
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    WII GAMES - WII GAMES
Drop in to the senior drop in center to play an interactive motion controlled video games such as WII bowling!
 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM    WORD GAMES - WORD GAMES
Drop in to the senior drop in center to play word games with friends. Word games are games such as Scrabble, Quiddler, Banagrams etc. 
 
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM    December Vacation Camp
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM    CMA Meeting
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 2
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Lost Valley Equipment Fit Night - tentative
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 3/4
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym - WEDNESDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
Thursday December 29, 2022
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    December Vacation Camp
 
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    School Vacation Camps - December Vacation Camp
 School Vacation Camps are for children in grades K-5 who are residents of South Portland. Children will enjoy field trips, special events, inside and outside play and arts and crafts. We will also swim in the pool when available. There are no sibling discounts for this program. Min 15/Max 30Children need lunch and two snacks per day.  They should also bring a refillable water bottle with them every day as well as a swimsuit/towel and change of clothes. A schedule for the week will be posted at a later date. 
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    CREATE & CHAT - CREATE & CHAT
Do you like to knit, sew, crochet or create masterpieces? Please bring whatever you are working on and join fellow crafters/knitters/sewers/crocheters/beaders (anything will do!) as we chat and share our ideas, tips and projects with each other.  Stay for the entire time or come and go anytime you please! Bring water & a cushion!! 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Youth Open Gym
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    HAND & FOOT - HAND & FOOT - THURSDAYS
Drop in one or two afternoons a week to play Hand & Foot on Mondays & Thursdays in the Senior Drop In Center!
 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM    CARDS - CARDS - THURSDAYS
Beginning in September, drop in to the Senior Drop in Center Monday and Thursday afternoons for a fun and informal time playing cards!  Bring a partner, a few friends or come alone and join in the fun.  Games groups currently play are Spite & Malice, Manipulation, Five Crowns, Sky-Jo, Samba etc.
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    December Vacation Camp
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM    Adult Basketball Leagues - Thursday League - Winter 1
THURSDAY WINTER 1 - LOOKING FOR FEMALE PLAYERS!Adult League format7 regular season games, playoffs 10 team seeded single elimination.5v5, 1 female and 1 male must be on the court for each teamRoster minimum of 8 players, max of 12 including 1 female and 1 male playerTwo - 20 minute halvesMen shots inside 3 point arc = 1 point, Outside arc = 2 pointsFemale shots inside 3 point arc = 2 points, Outside arc = 3 pointsRules are based off of the MPA rulesParticipants must be at least 18 years old and out of High school.Captains send your rosters to wdorsett@southportland.org once you register. REGISTRATION DEADLINESMonday Winter - Nov. 21Thursday Winter 2 - Jan. 26Sunday Winter (Slow Down League) - Feb. 12FREE AGENTS - Please register under whichever night you would like to play. Please select the free agent group. Free agents will be placed on teams on a first come, first served basis. YOU MUST HAVE BOTH YOUR SOPO ACCOUNT GENERAL AND CANCEL EMAIL OPTIONS AT "YES" TO RECEIVE LEAGUE EMAILS.
 
Friday December 30, 2022
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    December Vacation Camp
 
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    School Vacation Camps - December Vacation Camp
 School Vacation Camps are for children in grades K-5 who are residents of South Portland. Children will enjoy field trips, special events, inside and outside play and arts and crafts. We will also swim in the pool when available. There are no sibling discounts for this program. Min 15/Max 30Children need lunch and two snacks per day.  They should also bring a refillable water bottle with them every day as well as a swimsuit/towel and change of clothes. A schedule for the week will be posted at a later date. 
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    MAH JONGG - MAH JONGG FRIDAYS
Beginning in September drop in to the Senior Drop In Center on Tuesday afternoons or Friday mornings to play Mah Jongg.  You may bring your own Mah Jongg set or we have a few available.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CARD – WE DO NOT PROVIDE CARDS.
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Youth Open Gym
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    CLEAN GYM FLOOR
 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    December Vacation Camp
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Swim Meet SP v Yarmouth
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Sopo Hoops Practices
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
Saturday December 31, 2022
6:00 AM - 12:00 PM    CLOSED (NYE)
 
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Youth Open Gym
 
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Closing Early (NYE)
 
Sunday January 1, 2023
6:00 AM - 12:00 PM    CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
 
6:00 AM - 12:00 PM    CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
 
Monday January 2, 2023
6:00 AM - 8:45 PM    Closed for Holiday (observed)
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
Tuesday January 3, 2023
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM    Stroke Refinement Clinic-Advanced Adult Swim Lessons - Tuesdays at 8am
We are excited to offer a course for adults (age 14+) who are training for triathlons, swim races, competitive events or who are simply looking to become stronger lap swimmers.  This course will meet once a week under the guidance of our top instructors and coaches.  This course will aim to get athletes in swimming shape by building endurance, utilizing drill work to refine competitive strokes, swimming directed sets and learning tips on how to swim efficiently.  This is a course that no advanced swimmer wants to miss out on!  If necessary, COVID protocols will be followed in regard to spacing swimmers in lanes and coaches wearing masks.  Swimmers will NOT be masked IN the water.PRE-REQUISITES: participants MUST be able to swim a minimum of 75 meters (three pool lengths) with your face IN the water using basic rotary breathing and be able to float on your back with ease.  Please bring goggles and a swim cap to every lesson.  We will supply any other equipment needed. 
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Red Cross Blood Drive
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 1 - Tuesdays at 9am
For children 3-5 years old, this class provides an introductory stage in aquatic development. We take a playful approach to learning water safety and swimming basics. Many children who take this class have never been in a pool, lake or other open water before. Our goal is to provide quality leadership in a safe environment where youngsters can work towards self-sufficiency in the water, using a variety of swim techniques and floatation devices (where and when appropriate). In order to pass out of this level into Preschool 2, students must be able to get their faces wet comfortably, swim on their front with minimal assistance/floatation and float or swim on their back with minimal assistance** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3 years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.  It is not necessarily THIS class..
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    POP - Preschool Open Play - POP - Preschool Open Play
Looking for ways to get some energy out and meet new families in the community?  Drop in to our POP program and have some fun with your child/family.  We will provide the equipment and activity space! Parents/guardians must supervise their child at all times. This is a drop in program. 
 
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 2 - Tuesdays at 9:30am
Preschool Level 2 is designed for those 3-5 year olds who have passed Preschool I (or a similar level with a different program) and clearly shown a higher level of ability and comfort in the water. Preschool 2 children must be able to put their faces in the water comfortably, swim with minimal assistance/floatation (1/2 bubble floats) and float on their back with minimal support before entering the class. Participants will concentrate on more endurance swimming, elementary backstroke, underwater swimming, and beginner diving. Skills at this level are performed with assistance and some floatation aid, as well as independently. In order to pass out this level and into Preschool 3, students must be able to swim a short distance on their front and back with no support/floatation, and float with ease..
 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    BOARD GAMES - BOARD GAMES
Drop-in to the senior center and play board games.We have a some board games available or bring your own!
 
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM    Storytime - Redbank Storytime
The South Portland Youth Librarians will be hosting story and song time at Redbank Community Center on Tuesdays. The librarians will be reading stories and leading fun family songs. This program is free. If you have an questions about the program please reach out to Jessica Milton at jmilton@southportland.org.Also on Tuesdays from 9am to 11am at Redbank we also host a preschool open play (POP) program in the gym. This program is $3 for South Portland resident families and $4 for Non-Resident families. You may leave and return to the POP program to attend storytime.
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    ESSENTRICS® STANDING & MAT - ESSENTRICS® STANDING & MAT
Rebalance, restore and refresh your body, mind and spirit.  This full body workout focuses on posture, stability, joint mobility, and muscle strength and length. It feels like a conglomerate of Tai Chi, pilates and aerobic dance.  Google Essentrics to see what the moves are like. You’ll love moving to music and getting taller and stronger.  There will be a free class on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022 at 10:30a.m. to try it out! YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THE FREE CLASS - LIMITED SPOTS!
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym Basketball 18+ - LUNCH TIME T/F
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    MAH JONGG - MAH JONGG TUESDAYS
Beginning in September drop in to the Senior Drop In Center on Tuesday afternoons or Friday mornings to play Mah Jongg.  You may bring your own Mah Jongg set or we have a few available.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CARD – WE DO NOT PROVIDE CARDS.
 
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM    MUSICAL MAYHEM - MUSICAL MAYHEM
Join Jae in the drop in center making some musical fun!  Each week will be different.You may be playing Name That Tune, freeze dance or movement, watching a musical movie, or playing movie trivia. Whatever you will be doing will be music related and lots of fun!
 
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM    TEA TIME - TEA & TALK
Drop in to the senior center for a cup of tea on Tuesdays, a treat or two and sit and chat with friends. This is TEA time only!
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: GIRLS
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
5:00 PM - 5:50 PM    Mix it Up! - Mix it Up! January
Mix it Up! is a co-ed circuit training class, combining cardiovascular fitness and resistance training. Be prepared to get your heart rate up using a wide variety of exercises and equipment. Mix it Up! is designed to be easy to follow and target strength building and cardiovascular endurance. Please note this adult class will only allow a 10% Senior Discount.
 
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 1 - Tuesdays at 6pm
For children 3-5 years old, this class provides an introductory stage in aquatic development. We take a playful approach to learning water safety and swimming basics. Many children who take this class have never been in a pool, lake or other open water before. Our goal is to provide quality leadership in a safe environment where youngsters can work towards self-sufficiency in the water, using a variety of swim techniques and floatation devices (where and when appropriate). In order to pass out of this level into Preschool 2, students must be able to get their faces wet comfortably, swim on their front with minimal assistance/floatation and float or swim on their back with minimal assistance** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3 years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.  It is not necessarily THIS class..
 
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 2 - Tuesdays at 6pm
Preschool Level 2 is designed for those 3-5 year olds who have passed Preschool I (or a similar level with a different program) and clearly shown a higher level of ability and comfort in the water. Preschool 2 children must be able to put their faces in the water comfortably, swim with minimal assistance/floatation (1/2 bubble floats) and float on their back with minimal support before entering the class. Participants will concentrate on more endurance swimming, elementary backstroke, underwater swimming, and beginner diving. Skills at this level are performed with assistance and some floatation aid, as well as independently. In order to pass out this level and into Preschool 3, students must be able to swim a short distance on their front and back with no support/floatation, and float with ease..
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Rising Stars
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    South Portland Rec BB Practice
 
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 1 - Tuesdays at 6:30pm
For children 3-5 years old, this class provides an introductory stage in aquatic development. We take a playful approach to learning water safety and swimming basics. Many children who take this class have never been in a pool, lake or other open water before. Our goal is to provide quality leadership in a safe environment where youngsters can work towards self-sufficiency in the water, using a variety of swim techniques and floatation devices (where and when appropriate). In order to pass out of this level into Preschool 2, students must be able to get their faces wet comfortably, swim on their front with minimal assistance/floatation and float or swim on their back with minimal assistance** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3 years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.  It is not necessarily THIS class..
 
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 3 - Tuesdays at 6:30pm
Preschool Level 3 is designed for children ages 3-5, and is built on the skills learned in Preschool Levels 1 & 2. Instructors will provide additional guided practice of basic aquatic skills but at slightly more proficient performance level with greater distances. Skills taught at this level will include efficiency with front crawl, elementary backstroke, kneeling dives and treading water. A good portion of this class will be spent in deeper water with a focus on safety skills. When these children turn 6 years old and enter Learn-to-Swim Lessons, they may go to Learn-to-Swim Level 2 or Level 3, depending on the recommendation of the instructor.
 
Wednesday January 4, 2023
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ RCC Beginners Only
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 1 - Wednesdays at 9am
For children 3-5 years old, this class provides an introductory stage in aquatic development. We take a playful approach to learning water safety and swimming basics. Many children who take this class have never been in a pool, lake or other open water before. Our goal is to provide quality leadership in a safe environment where youngsters can work towards self-sufficiency in the water, using a variety of swim techniques and floatation devices (where and when appropriate). In order to pass out of this level into Preschool 2, students must be able to get their faces wet comfortably, swim on their front with minimal assistance/floatation and float or swim on their back with minimal assistance** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3 years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.  It is not necessarily THIS class..
 
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    GENTLE YOGA - Gentle Yoga Winter 1
GENTLE YOGA CANCELLED FOR 11/23. MAKE UP INFO COMING SOONWhether it's your first time or you've been taking yoga for years, this class will meet you right where you are.  Martha emphasizes safe and effective alignment principles as she leads you through a sequence of yoga postures connecting the breath with body movement. Her goal for every class is that you leave feeling stronger, more flexible, balanced and happy!
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    ARTS & CRAFTS - ARTS & CRAFTS
Arts & Crafts drop-in.  Either bring in an art project with your own supplies, or work on an arts and crafts project using drop-in center supplies.  Some of the arts and crafts we will be working on include name tags, construction art for the center, and seasonal crafts.
 
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 2 - Wednesdays at 9:30am
Preschool Level 2 is designed for those 3-5 year olds who have passed Preschool I (or a similar level with a different program) and clearly shown a higher level of ability and comfort in the water. Preschool 2 children must be able to put their faces in the water comfortably, swim with minimal assistance/floatation (1/2 bubble floats) and float on their back with minimal support before entering the class. Participants will concentrate on more endurance swimming, elementary backstroke, underwater swimming, and beginner diving. Skills at this level are performed with assistance and some floatation aid, as well as independently. In order to pass out this level and into Preschool 3, students must be able to swim a short distance on their front and back with no support/floatation, and float with ease..
 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    WORD GAMES - WORD GAMES
Drop in to the senior drop in center to play word games with friends. Word games are games such as Scrabble, Quiddler, Banagrams etc. 
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym LUNCH TIME Over 40 - WEDNESDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    WACKY WEDNESDAY - WACKY WEDNESDAY
Each Wednesday we will pick a different activity.  Some of the activities may be trivia, movie, walking DVD  - who knows what activity it will be!  Whatever it will be it will be fun!  Join us on Wacky Wednesday afternoon to find out! 
 
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM    SPHS Freshman BB Practice
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM    CMA Meeting
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 2
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    AEROBIC DANCE - Aerobic Dance January
AEROBIC DANCE The Jacki Sorensen program is a nationally recognized dance and strength training method of exercise that is fun and challenging with an element of dance geared to the non-dancer. Each class consists of warm-up, stretching, abdominal work, light-weight repetitions and then we dance! All levels are welcome. Minimum of 6 / maximum of 20All levels are welcome.
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    South Portland Fire Cheering - Shooting Stars 3/4
South Portland Youth Cheering is dedicated to teaching skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork for kids grades PK - 8 who live in or attend school in South Portland in a competitive cheerleading environment. Teams will compete against other organizations and communities throughout the state within the Maine Youth Cheerleading Coaches Association under the league name “South Portland Fire”. The season runs from November through March.  This year we will have two Shooting Stars Teams! One team will be made up of only 2nd graders, and the other team will be 3rd-4th graders. We are also excited to welcome Pre-K age kids for the very first time!   TEAM BREAKDOWNPre-K - 1st Grade - Rising Stars2nd Grade - Shooting Stars 23rd-4th Grade - Shooting Stars 3/45th-6th Grade - Shining Stars7th-8th Grade - Super Stars  WEEKLY PRACTICE SCHEDULERising Stars - Tuesday 6:00-7:00 SPCC MP RoomShooting Stars - 2 - Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm SPCC MP Room Shooting Stars - 3/4 - Monday 6:30-7:30pm; Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm SPCC MP RoomShining Stars - Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm SPHS CafeteriaSuper Stars - Monday/Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm SPHS Cafeteria  TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE2/18/23 - Cheers from the Heart - Biddeford High School 3/4/23 - Gray New Gloucester - TBD 3/11/23 - Elite - Gorham Middle School ***Rising*** 3/18/23 - Fire Invitational - South Portland High School ***Rising*** 3/25/23 - Saco/Biddeford - Biddeford High School ***Rising*** 4/1/23 - Maine Cheer Classic - Scarborough High SchoolRising Stars PK-1 attend only the events noted, all other teams attend all scheduled events.Schedule is subject to change but please reserve Saturdays in Feb/March for competitionsFor questions regarding Youth Cheering, please email Tracy Bissonnette at tracy.bissonnette@gmail.com 
 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym - WEDNESDAYS
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
Thursday January 5, 2023
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Rotary Club Breakfast
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Family Swim Lessons - BABIES class-Thursdays at 9am
These classes are for parents/care givers and their 9mo-5yo children** (by the start of the program).  In this playful networking class, parents and children learn together to increase the child's comfort in the water and build a foundation of basic skills.  Skills will include arm and leg movements and breath control.  This level is fun-filled and helps introduce water safety concepts and encourages a healthy recreational habit that the entire family can enjoy.The BABIES class will focus on water introduction with songs, and skills based activities focused on acclimating younger children to swim lessons, being safe in the water and enjoying it!  This class is geared towards younger babies ages 9-18mo.The TODDLERS class will focus on swim skills, safety components in and around the water, as well as providing fun activities/songs/games that can be translated to practicing at home, in pools or in open water.  This class is geared towards older babies/toddlers ages 18mo-3yrs.Please plan to have just one adult in the water with each child.  This will help us give one another as much space as possible in the pool.  ** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 1 - Thursdays at 9am
For children 3-5 years old, this class provides an introductory stage in aquatic development. We take a playful approach to learning water safety and swimming basics. Many children who take this class have never been in a pool, lake or other open water before. Our goal is to provide quality leadership in a safe environment where youngsters can work towards self-sufficiency in the water, using a variety of swim techniques and floatation devices (where and when appropriate). In order to pass out of this level into Preschool 2, students must be able to get their faces wet comfortably, swim on their front with minimal assistance/floatation and float or swim on their back with minimal assistance** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3 years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.  It is not necessarily THIS class..
 
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM    Strictly Strength - Strictly Strength January
Strictly Strength is a small group strength training class utilizing free weights, body weight and resistance bands. This program allows for more one on one attention and more personalized exercises tailored to each participant. Min 5 / Max 15Drop In Rate : $10.00 per class
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    CREATE & CHAT - CREATE & CHAT
Do you like to knit, sew, crochet or create masterpieces? Please bring whatever you are working on and join fellow crafters/knitters/sewers/crocheters/beaders (anything will do!) as we chat and share our ideas, tips and projects with each other.  Stay for the entire time or come and go anytime you please! Bring water & a cushion!! 
 
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM    Family Swim Lessons - TODDLERS class-Thursdays at 9:30am
These classes are for parents/care givers and their 9mo-5yo children** (by the start of the program).  In this playful networking class, parents and children learn together to increase the child's comfort in the water and build a foundation of basic skills.  Skills will include arm and leg movements and breath control.  This level is fun-filled and helps introduce water safety concepts and encourages a healthy recreational habit that the entire family can enjoy.The BABIES class will focus on water introduction with songs, and skills based activities focused on acclimating younger children to swim lessons, being safe in the water and enjoying it!  This class is geared towards younger babies ages 9-18mo.The TODDLERS class will focus on swim skills, safety components in and around the water, as well as providing fun activities/songs/games that can be translated to practicing at home, in pools or in open water.  This class is geared towards older babies/toddlers ages 18mo-3yrs.Please plan to have just one adult in the water with each child.  This will help us give one another as much space as possible in the pool.  ** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.
 
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 1 - Thursdays at 9:30am
For children 3-5 years old, this class provides an introductory stage in aquatic development. We take a playful approach to learning water safety and swimming basics. Many children who take this class have never been in a pool, lake or other open water before. Our goal is to provide quality leadership in a safe environment where youngsters can work towards self-sufficiency in the water, using a variety of swim techniques and floatation devices (where and when appropriate). In order to pass out of this level into Preschool 2, students must be able to get their faces wet comfortably, swim on their front with minimal assistance/floatation and float or swim on their back with minimal assistance** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3 years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.  It is not necessarily THIS class..
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Unified Basketball - Unified Basketball - Winter
Unified BasketballThis 8-week inclusive program lead by Special Olympics Maine combines individuals with and without intellectual disabilities to participate together as teammates in Basketball.  Unified Basketball is fun way to develop basketball skills and teamwork while also fostering acceptance and creating new friendships among participants along the way.  Join today!Min 10 /Max 25 Instructor: Provided by Maine Special OlympicsThere will be no make ups for cancellations due to weather.
 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Rec Staff Meeting
 
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM    STEP INTO FITNESS - STEP INTO FITNESS - JAN.
Step into fitness!  Some LIGHT cardio mixed with weights and core and ending with some great stretches. Class must meet the minimum requirement or class will be canceled.
 
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM    STEP INTO FITNESS - STEP INTO FITNESS - JAN. DROP IN
Step into fitness!  Some LIGHT cardio mixed with weights and core and ending with some great stretches. Class must meet the minimum requirement or class will be canceled.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    CARDS - CARDS - THURSDAYS
Beginning in September, drop in to the Senior Drop in Center Monday and Thursday afternoons for a fun and informal time playing cards!  Bring a partner, a few friends or come alone and join in the fun.  Games groups currently play are Spite & Malice, Manipulation, Five Crowns, Sky-Jo, Samba etc.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    HAND & FOOT - HAND & FOOT - THURSDAYS
Drop in one or two afternoons a week to play Hand & Foot on Mondays & Thursdays in the Senior Drop In Center!
 
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM    CHAIR FIT - CHAIR FIT - JAN.
 A new you! Let's get back to healthy! Chair Fit is a great total body workout for everyone but perfect if you have trouble doing standing exercise.  Cardio strength and core all using a chair! Class must meet the minimum or class will be canceled.
 
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM    CHAIR FIT - CHAIR FIT - JAN. DROP-IN
 A new you! Let's get back to healthy! Chair Fit is a great total body workout for everyone but perfect if you have trouble doing standing exercise.  Cardio strength and core all using a chair! Class must meet the minimum or class will be canceled.
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    SP High School swim team
 
5:00 PM - 5:50 PM    Mix it Up! - Mix it Up! January
Mix it Up! is a co-ed circuit training class, combining cardiovascular fitness and resistance training. Be prepared to get your heart rate up using a wide variety of exercises and equipment. Mix it Up! is designed to be easy to follow and target strength building and cardiovascular endurance. Please note this adult class will only allow a 10% Senior Discount.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Learn to Swim - Level 1 (Introduction to Water Skills) - Thursdays at 6pm
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVE: to help students feel comfortable in the water and learn how to enjoy the water safely. LESSONS INCLUDE: basic water safety rules, using a life jacket, submerging face, swimming on front and back using arm and leg actions, exhaling underwater and floating front and back.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Learn to Swim - Level 2 (Fundamental Aquatic Skills) - Thursdays at 6pm
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVES: to give students success with fundamental skills.PREREQUISITES: ability to fully submerge face for a minimum of 3 seconds, float on back and front with minimal assistance, and demonstrate safe water/pool entries and exits.LESSONS INCLUDE: Submerging entire head, front & back glides, bobbing in water, treading water using arm & leg motions, jellyfish float, swimming using front crawl and elementary backstroke action. Students will explore the deep end of the pool. In order to pass out of this level, students MUST be comfortable in deep water.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Learn to Swim - Level 3 (Stroke Development) - Thursdays at 6pm
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVES: to build on the fundamental skills (see Level 2) through guided practice.PREREQUISITES: demonstrated ability to perform unsupported 5-second float or glide on front and back, and independent swimming on front and back for a minimum of 15 yards. Being able to roll from front to back and back to front. Feel completely comfortable in the deep end. LESSONS INCLUDE: Reaching assists, swimming without assistance, front and back crawl stroke, rotary breathing in horizontal position, butterfly kick and body motion, kneeling and standing dive from side of pool, survival floats, and retrieving underwater objects. In order to pass out of this level, students MUST pass the DEEP WATER SWIM TEST which is defined as the ability to enter the water, stay afloat, swim (in any capacity) one length of the pool (going underwater at least one time) and ending with a 15 sec tread in deep water).
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Learn to Swim - Level 4 (Stroke Improvement) - Thursdays at 6pm
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVES: to develop confidence in the strokes learned and improve other aquatic skills.PREREQUISITES: demonstrated ability to perform the crawl stroke with rhythmic breathing for a minimum of 15 yards, elementary backstroke for a minimum of 15 yards and a front dive. LESSONS INCLUDE: breaststroke, butterfly, and sidestroke, open turns, building endurance and feet-first surface dives.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Learn to Swim - Level 5 (Stroke Refinement) - Thursdays at 6pm
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVES: to provide coordination and refinement of strokes.PREREQUISITES: perform a feet-first entry into deep water, swim front crawl for 25 meters, change direction and position as necessary, swim elementary backstroke for 25 meters, and swim breaststroke for 15 meters.LESSONS INCLUDE: efficient open turns, front and backstroke flip turns, standing dives and survival swimming, along with endurance swimming and more complex rescue safety topics.
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    South Portland Rec BB Practice
 
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM    Adult Basketball Leagues - Thursday League - Winter 1
THURSDAY WINTER 1 - LOOKING FOR FEMALE PLAYERS!Adult League format7 regular season games, playoffs 10 team seeded single elimination.5v5, 1 female and 1 male must be on the court for each teamRoster minimum of 8 players, max of 12 including 1 female and 1 male playerTwo - 20 minute halvesMen shots inside 3 point arc = 1 point, Outside arc = 2 pointsFemale shots inside 3 point arc = 2 points, Outside arc = 3 pointsRules are based off of the MPA rulesParticipants must be at least 18 years old and out of High school.Captains send your rosters to wdorsett@southportland.org once you register. REGISTRATION DEADLINESMonday Winter - Nov. 21Thursday Winter 2 - Jan. 26Sunday Winter (Slow Down League) - Feb. 12FREE AGENTS - Please register under whichever night you would like to play. Please select the free agent group. Free agents will be placed on teams on a first come, first served basis. YOU MUST HAVE BOTH YOUR SOPO ACCOUNT GENERAL AND CANCEL EMAIL OPTIONS AT "YES" TO RECEIVE LEAGUE EMAILS.
 
8:00 PM - 8:45 PM    Stroke Refinement Clinic-Advanced Adult Swim Lessons - Thursdays at 8pm
We are excited to offer a course for adults (age 14+) who are training for triathlons, swim races, competitive events or who are simply looking to become stronger lap swimmers.  This course will meet once a week under the guidance of our top instructors and coaches.  This course will aim to get athletes in swimming shape by building endurance, utilizing drill work to refine competitive strokes, swimming directed sets and learning tips on how to swim efficiently.  This is a course that no advanced swimmer wants to miss out on!  If necessary, COVID protocols will be followed in regard to spacing swimmers in lanes and coaches wearing masks.  Swimmers will NOT be masked IN the water.PRE-REQUISITES: participants MUST be able to swim a minimum of 75 meters (three pool lengths) with your face IN the water using basic rotary breathing and be able to float on your back with ease.  Please bring goggles and a swim cap to every lesson.  We will supply any other equipment needed. 
 
Friday January 6, 2023
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Pickleball - Beginner Lessons - Beginner Pickleball January Fridays
This program design is to help you get off the couch and on to a pickleball court near you. This 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players.Items to Bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddles available for use during the lesson.TRUE BEGINNERS ONLY.Pre-registration is required. No Senior Discount available.Instructor: David CousinsNo Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Adult Pickleball Open Gym - Pickleball Open Gym @ SPCC
We offer the community a variety of days to drop in and play pickleball. All programs are drop in. South Portland Community Center (6 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 40 players at one time. Redbank Community Center (3 courts playing doubles) - MAX OF 24 players at one time.Cost (MUST SHOW ID)$3.00 - South Portland Residents each visit$4.00 - Non-Resident each visit$1.00 - active and veteran militaryFrequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front deskMONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS (Beginners Only)Dates: October 3 – December 21(No program on 10/10, 10/18 and 11/9)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location: Redbank Community Center MONDAYS – FRIDAYS Dates: October 2 – December 22(No program on 10/10, 11/8 - 11/11, 11/24, 11/25)Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM      Location: South Portland Community 
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Pickleball - Intermediate Lessons - Intermediate Pickleball January Fridays
Pickleball Intermediate LessonsThis  3 or 4-day program is structured for you to gain the confidence to get on the court with other beginners and immediate players. Items to bring: Sneakers (non-street shoes), water bottle, comfortable clothes, and pickleball paddle. There will be basic paddle available for use during the lesson. No Senior Discount available. Min 4 / Max 24 per sessionLocation: South Portland Community Center GymMin 4 / Max 12 per sessionLocation: Redbank Community Center Gym
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    MAH JONGG - MAH JONGG FRIDAYS
Beginning in September drop in to the Senior Drop In Center on Tuesday afternoons or Friday mornings to play Mah Jongg.  You may bring your own Mah Jongg set or we have a few available.  PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CARD – WE DO NOT PROVIDE CARDS.
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Adult Basketball Open Gym - Adult Open Gym Basketball 18+ - LUNCH TIME T/F
DROP IN PROGRAMS until June 2023REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMSWEDNESDAYS 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONSOUTH PORTLAND COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN GYMS SUNDAYS (Over 30)2:00 PM – 3:45 PM TUESDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM  WEDNESDAYS (Over 40) - NEW11:30 AM – 1:30 PM    FRIDAYS11:30 AM – 1:30 PM 30 PERSON MAX EACH SESSIONCOST (MUST SHOW ID each visit)$3.00 - South Portland Residents $4.00 - Non-Resident$1.00 - Active and Veteran MilitaryOpen Gym Frequent User Passes are available at the South Portland Community Center front desk.
 
1:45 PM - 3:15 PM    SENIOR CORNHOLE - SENIOR CORNHOLE
Beginning in October - come join us to play Cornhole at the South Portland Community Center!  Please try to pre-register before attending the program.  Drop-ins always welcome! 
 
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM    TEEN CENTER AT REDBANK COMMUNITY CENTER - Teen Center 2022- 2023
Teen Center is closed Mon. 12/5/22The Teen Center is a FREE Drop-In program for South Portland students in grades 6-12. It is located at the Redbank Community Center, 95 Macarthur Circle West, South Portland. All participants MUST have a completed Teen Center Code of Conduct Form on file - available at the center starting August 30th. This program will remain free however each child must have a completed registration form on file prior to entering the center.Days: Monday – Friday (closed all school/city holidays)Monday - Friday- 2:30pm - 6:00pmCurrently the center hours for December will be . .  Open Mondays 2:30p - 6p Open Tuesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Wednesdays 2:30p - 6p Open Thursdays 2:30p - 6p Open Fridays 2:30p - 6pPlease look at the monthly calendar for hours of operation changes.The Teen Center is sponsored by Town & Country Federal Credit Union for the 2022-2023 school year. Thank you Town and Country! 
 
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Swim Meet SP v Cheverus
 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM    SPHS Freshman BB Practice
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Karate Kids - Karate Kids: Winter 1
Students in this class will learn the basic strikes, blocks, kicks and stances used in karate training. This fundamental training also strengthens and prepares the body for the more difficult techniques ahead in one’s training. In addition to developing physical fitness, self-defense and safety skills, our karate program also helps your child build confidence, focus and respect for oneself and others.
 
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Volleyball Clinics - Volleyball Clinic - January 6
Come join the SMCC Seawolves for two volleyball clinics. Each clinic will focus on Basic rules, Strategies of volleyball Serving, Passing, Setting and Hitting through instruction, demonstration, drills, and play.
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    6th Grade Rec Basketball League - 6TH GRADE BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Boys
This will be a league in partnership with Portland Recreation to offer children of all abilities to play. The goals are to continue teaching the fundamentals, provide a fun environment for players to grow and provide a positive experience. South Portland will form its own teams and submit them into the league. Games will be played against 6th grade teams from Lyman Moore, Lincoln and King Middle Schools on weekday evenings. All games will be at these Portland Middle Schools starting in December. Practices will be 1-2 times during the week in the evening (TBD) in South Portland at SPCC or RBCC and will begin the week of November 14th. If you are interesting in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 1st 
 
Saturday January 7, 2023
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Family Swim Lessons - BABIES class-Saturdays at 9am
These classes are for parents/care givers and their 9mo-5yo children** (by the start of the program).  In this playful networking class, parents and children learn together to increase the child's comfort in the water and build a foundation of basic skills.  Skills will include arm and leg movements and breath control.  This level is fun-filled and helps introduce water safety concepts and encourages a healthy recreational habit that the entire family can enjoy.The BABIES class will focus on water introduction with songs, and skills based activities focused on acclimating younger children to swim lessons, being safe in the water and enjoying it!  This class is geared towards younger babies ages 9-18mo.The TODDLERS class will focus on swim skills, safety components in and around the water, as well as providing fun activities/songs/games that can be translated to practicing at home, in pools or in open water.  This class is geared towards older babies/toddlers ages 18mo-3yrs.Please plan to have just one adult in the water with each child.  This will help us give one another as much space as possible in the pool.  ** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Learn to Swim - Level 2 (Fundamental Aquatic Skills) - Saturdays at 9am
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVES: to give students success with fundamental skills.PREREQUISITES: ability to fully submerge face for a minimum of 3 seconds, float on back and front with minimal assistance, and demonstrate safe water/pool entries and exits.LESSONS INCLUDE: Submerging entire head, front & back glides, bobbing in water, treading water using arm & leg motions, jellyfish float, swimming using front crawl and elementary backstroke action. Students will explore the deep end of the pool. In order to pass out of this level, students MUST be comfortable in deep water.
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Learn to Swim - Level 4 (Stroke Improvement) - Saturdays at 9am
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVES: to develop confidence in the strokes learned and improve other aquatic skills.PREREQUISITES: demonstrated ability to perform the crawl stroke with rhythmic breathing for a minimum of 15 yards, elementary backstroke for a minimum of 15 yards and a front dive. LESSONS INCLUDE: breaststroke, butterfly, and sidestroke, open turns, building endurance and feet-first surface dives.
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 2-3 Rec Basketball - GRADES 2-3 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE: BOYS
REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCT.31ST, Wait list starts November 1st. Through practice, clinics and games, this in-house league will provide a safe and fun recreational experience for children in grades 2 and 3 with an emphasis on skill development and teamwork in a non-competitive atmosphere. During games, one coach from each team will join players on the floor to coach and help referee. Score will not be kept. Teams will practice 1 time a week in the evening at our elementary schools (day/time TBA once teams are formed) and have one game on Saturday mornings at The Community Center. Practices will begin the week of November 14. A game schedule will be provided at your team’s first practice. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Fee includes team shirt.If interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org.  Mandatory coaches meeting Wednesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center South Portland residents only.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 2-3 Rec Basketball - GRADES 2-3 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE: GIRLS
REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCT.31ST, Wait list starts November 1st. Through practice, clinics and games, this in-house league will provide a safe and fun recreational experience for children in grades 2 and 3 with an emphasis on skill development and teamwork in a non-competitive atmosphere. During games, one coach from each team will join players on the floor to coach and help referee. Score will not be kept. Teams will practice 1 time a week in the evening at our elementary schools (day/time TBA once teams are formed) and have one game on Saturday mornings at The Community Center. Practices will begin the week of November 14. A game schedule will be provided at your team’s first practice. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Fee includes team shirt.If interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org.  Mandatory coaches meeting Wednesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center South Portland residents only.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 4-5 Rec Basketball - GRADES 4-5 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE : BOYS
The focus of this recreational basketball league will be to continue to develop basketball skills with a concentration on fundamentals, teamwork, sportsmanship and having fun. Score will be kept but not emphasized. Coaches are not permitted on the court during games. Teams will practice 1-2 times per week (space dependent) at local schools or SPCC. Practices will begin the week of November 14. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Games will be played on Saturday mornings, a game schedule will be provided at the first practice.  South Portland residents onlyIf interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org. Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center.
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Grades 4-5 Rec Basketball - GRADES 4-5 REC BASKETBALL LEAGUE : GIRLS
The focus of this recreational basketball league will be to continue to develop basketball skills with a concentration on fundamentals, teamwork, sportsmanship and having fun. Score will be kept but not emphasized. Coaches are not permitted on the court during games. Teams will practice 1-2 times per week (space dependent) at local schools or SPCC. Practices will begin the week of November 14. Teams will be separated by gender and grade if numbers allow. Games will be played on Saturday mornings, a game schedule will be provided at the first practice.  South Portland residents onlyIf interested in coaching, please contact Brianne Maloney at bmaloney@southportland.org. Mandatory coaches meeting Tuesday November 2nd 6:30-7:30 South Portland Community Center.
 
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM    Family Swim Lessons - TODDLERS class-Saturdays at 9:30am
These classes are for parents/care givers and their 9mo-5yo children** (by the start of the program).  In this playful networking class, parents and children learn together to increase the child's comfort in the water and build a foundation of basic skills.  Skills will include arm and leg movements and breath control.  This level is fun-filled and helps introduce water safety concepts and encourages a healthy recreational habit that the entire family can enjoy.The BABIES class will focus on water introduction with songs, and skills based activities focused on acclimating younger children to swim lessons, being safe in the water and enjoying it!  This class is geared towards younger babies ages 9-18mo.The TODDLERS class will focus on swim skills, safety components in and around the water, as well as providing fun activities/songs/games that can be translated to practicing at home, in pools or in open water.  This class is geared towards older babies/toddlers ages 18mo-3yrs.Please plan to have just one adult in the water with each child.  This will help us give one another as much space as possible in the pool.  ** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Start Smart Sports - Start Smart Basketball: Session 1
South Portland Rec will be offering 6 week sessions, each session focusing on a different sport. Lead by South Portland rec staff, we will be following the outline provided by Start Smart Sports, designed for children ages 3-5. What is Start Smart? Start Smart was developed by top motor skill development specialists in the field of youth sports. Parent-child groups perform motor skill tasks that gradually build confidence in children while they are having fun at the same time. Start Smart participants will develop proper motor skills without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt that will allow them to enjoy and succeed in their youth sports future!
 
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 1 - Saturdays at 10am
For children 3-5 years old, this class provides an introductory stage in aquatic development. We take a playful approach to learning water safety and swimming basics. Many children who take this class have never been in a pool, lake or other open water before. Our goal is to provide quality leadership in a safe environment where youngsters can work towards self-sufficiency in the water, using a variety of swim techniques and floatation devices (where and when appropriate). In order to pass out of this level into Preschool 2, students must be able to get their faces wet comfortably, swim on their front with minimal assistance/floatation and float or swim on their back with minimal assistance** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3 years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.  It is not necessarily THIS class..
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Learn to Swim - Level 1 (Introduction to Water Skills) - Saturdays at 10am
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVE: to help students feel comfortable in the water and learn how to enjoy the water safely. LESSONS INCLUDE: basic water safety rules, using a life jacket, submerging face, swimming on front and back using arm and leg actions, exhaling underwater and floating front and back.
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Learn to Swim - Level 3 (Stroke Development) - Saturdays at 10am
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVES: to build on the fundamental skills (see Level 2) through guided practice.PREREQUISITES: demonstrated ability to perform unsupported 5-second float or glide on front and back, and independent swimming on front and back for a minimum of 15 yards. Being able to roll from front to back and back to front. Feel completely comfortable in the deep end. LESSONS INCLUDE: Reaching assists, swimming without assistance, front and back crawl stroke, rotary breathing in horizontal position, butterfly kick and body motion, kneeling and standing dive from side of pool, survival floats, and retrieving underwater objects. In order to pass out of this level, students MUST pass the DEEP WATER SWIM TEST which is defined as the ability to enter the water, stay afloat, swim (in any capacity) one length of the pool (going underwater at least one time) and ending with a 15 sec tread in deep water).
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Messy Art - Messy Art
In this 4 week program, we will create different messy art projects such as collages, slime, finger painting, and more.  Please wear old clothes as we get messy! We will provide aprons. This program is for children in grades K-5.
 
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 2 - Saturdays at 10:30am
Preschool Level 2 is designed for those 3-5 year olds who have passed Preschool I (or a similar level with a different program) and clearly shown a higher level of ability and comfort in the water. Preschool 2 children must be able to put their faces in the water comfortably, swim with minimal assistance/floatation (1/2 bubble floats) and float on their back with minimal support before entering the class. Participants will concentrate on more endurance swimming, elementary backstroke, underwater swimming, and beginner diving. Skills at this level are performed with assistance and some floatation aid, as well as independently. In order to pass out this level and into Preschool 3, students must be able to swim a short distance on their front and back with no support/floatation, and float with ease..
 
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM    Start Smart Sports - Start Smart Basketball: Session 2
South Portland Rec will be offering 6 week sessions, each session focusing on a different sport. Lead by South Portland rec staff, we will be following the outline provided by Start Smart Sports, designed for children ages 3-5. What is Start Smart? Start Smart was developed by top motor skill development specialists in the field of youth sports. Parent-child groups perform motor skill tasks that gradually build confidence in children while they are having fun at the same time. Start Smart participants will develop proper motor skills without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt that will allow them to enjoy and succeed in their youth sports future!
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM    Pan Pastel and Pencil Animal Art - Pan Pastel and Pencil Animal Art
Pan Pastel and Pencil Animal ArtCome learn the tips and tricks of easy-to- use pan pastels combined with pencil drawing.  In this 5 class series, we will use simple traces or create our own line drawings and then fill in our animal work with beautiful color using the medium of pan pastel as well as colored pencils.  If you have loved adult coloring books and now want to take your art skills to a new level, this is the class for you!  No senior discount.Min 4/ Max 10Instructor: Joan Quinn
 
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 1 - Saturdays at 11am
For children 3-5 years old, this class provides an introductory stage in aquatic development. We take a playful approach to learning water safety and swimming basics. Many children who take this class have never been in a pool, lake or other open water before. Our goal is to provide quality leadership in a safe environment where youngsters can work towards self-sufficiency in the water, using a variety of swim techniques and floatation devices (where and when appropriate). In order to pass out of this level into Preschool 2, students must be able to get their faces wet comfortably, swim on their front with minimal assistance/floatation and float or swim on their back with minimal assistance** PLEASE NOTE...If you child is older than 3 years, but has never had formal swim lessons, please talk to the pool staff about which class is best for their first time in swim lessons.  It is not necessarily THIS class..
 
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM    Learn to Swim - Level 2 (Fundamental Aquatic Skills) - Saturdays at 11am
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVES: to give students success with fundamental skills.PREREQUISITES: ability to fully submerge face for a minimum of 3 seconds, float on back and front with minimal assistance, and demonstrate safe water/pool entries and exits.LESSONS INCLUDE: Submerging entire head, front & back glides, bobbing in water, treading water using arm & leg motions, jellyfish float, swimming using front crawl and elementary backstroke action. Students will explore the deep end of the pool. In order to pass out of this level, students MUST be comfortable in deep water.
 
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM    Learn to Swim - Level 3 (Stroke Development) - Saturdays at 11am
Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).OBJECTIVES: to build on the fundamental skills (see Level 2) through guided practice.PREREQUISITES: demonstrated ability to perform unsupported 5-second float or glide on front and back, and independent swimming on front and back for a minimum of 15 yards. Being able to roll from front to back and back to front. Feel completely comfortable in the deep end. LESSONS INCLUDE: Reaching assists, swimming without assistance, front and back crawl stroke, rotary breathing in horizontal position, butterfly kick and body motion, kneeling and standing dive from side of pool, survival floats, and retrieving underwater objects. In order to pass out of this level, students MUST pass the DEEP WATER SWIM TEST which is defined as the ability to enter the water, stay afloat, swim (in any capacity) one length of the pool (going underwater at least one time) and ending with a 15 sec tread in deep water).
 
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM    Learn to Swim - Preschool 3 - Saturdays at 11:30am
Preschool Level 3 is designed for children ages 3-5, and is built on the skills learned in Preschool Levels 1 & 2. Instructors will provide additional guided practice of basic aquatic skills but at slightly more proficient performance level with greater distances. Skills taught at this level will include efficiency with front crawl, elementary backstroke, kneeling dives and treading water. A good portion of this class will be spent in deeper water with a focus on safety skills. When these children turn 6 years old and enter Learn-to-Swim Lessons, they may go to Learn-to-Swim Level 2 or Level 3, depending on the recommendation of the instructor.
 
1:00 PM - 1:55 PM    Pool Party w/Art Room (Duquette)
 
2:00 PM - 2:55 PM    Birthday Party
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Pool Party w/Art Room (Duquette)
 
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Birthday Party