December 15 – 21 Upcoming Events

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Please check back soon for our upcoming Finals and Winter Break Group Exercise Schedules on our website!

Academic Year Hours

Ending Dec. 18

New Balance Student Rec Center
Mon-Thurs: 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Fri: 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sat-Sun: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Leisure Pool: Generally opens 1 hour after Rec Center, and closes 1 hour before Rec Center – but it’s a good idea to call ahead – 581-1082.

Maine Bound Adventure Center:

Front Desk and Bouldering Wall ONLY:
Mon, Wed, Thurs: 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 4:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m.

Climbing Wall Is Also Open:
Mon, Wed, Thurs: 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Friday: 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 4:00 p.m.  –  8:00 p.m.

Wallace Pool:
Mon-Fri 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Break Hours

Starting Dec. 19

New Balance Student Recreation Center:
Mon-Thurs: 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Leisure Pool: Generally opens 1 hour after Rec Center, and closes 1 hour before Rec Center – but it’s a good idea to call ahead – 581-1082.

Maine Bound Adventure Center:
Front Desk and Bouldering Wall ONLY: Monday – Friday: 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Climbing Wall Is Also Open: Monday – Friday: 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Wallace Pool Lap Swim:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

NOTICE:
Starting Friday, Dec 21, Maine Bound and Wallace Pool will be closed for the remainder of Winter Break.

 

Wellness Workshop: Breathwork and Backbends

This workshop explores the linkage of yogic breathing with bending the body. Progressively deeper backbends will be offered throughout practice with an emphasis on safely entering and exiting the posture for a deep heart space opening. Please register at the Rec Center Front Desk.
Location: Foster Room
Date/Time: Saturday, Dec. 15, 2-3:30 p.m.
UMaine Students: FREE! Non-Students: $5

Aquatics is looking for Lifeguards!

Need to make some money during winter break? If you have a current lifeguard training and CPR certification*, apply to Campus Rec to work as a lifeguard during the Winter term. *Campus Rec offers the Lifeguard Certification Course during the Academic Year for interested applicants to complete the required training. For more info, contact
adrianna.delamo@maine.edu .

Aquatics is also hiring swim instructors! See the front desk for more information or contact adrianna.delamo@maine.edu .

Lifeguard Certification Courses

Participants will be trained to prepare, prevent and respond to emergencies in and around the water. Successful completion of the course will gain participants a 2-year certification in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. Pre-course testing required.
Registration Deadline: Day before the pre-course testing.
Class Dates: Jan. 7-11, Feb. 18-22, May 13-17
Pre-Course Prerequisite Testing Dates: Dec. 21, Feb. 13, May 8

ACE Personal Training Course

Register next semester for our upcoming ACE course and become a certified Personal Trainer!
Registration Deadline: January 31, 2019
Meets: M/W 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Spring Session: Feb. 4 – April 17 (No class March 18, 20)
Member & Non-Member: $200 (class and books), or $95 (class only). Book Rental: $75 (books are limited). Receive $40 back if returned in good condition. Contact caitlin.caserta@maine.edu for more info.

Swim Lessons

Spring swim lesson registration is now OPEN! Sign up today at the front desk or email the aquatics coordinator, adrianna.delamo@maine.edu for more information.