Rec Center Updates

July 6: Reopening Update

The Rec Center’s plan for a safe reopening has been approved. We are working to enact the plan and prepare the facility and equipment for opening and will publish a date of opening as soon as possible. Also please watch for an announcement on changes to the facility and use guidelines, coming in the near […]

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June 8: Reopening Update

We are as eager for the Rec Center to reopen as our students and other members are. In the reopening process, we are guided by both the State of Maine Checklist and by the UM System’s directives, which means we will open sometime after July 1. We are also working with the University Emergency Operations […]

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May 19: Reopening Plan Update

The New Balance Student Recreation Center and Maine Bound Adventure Center will be closed through June 30, 2020 in compliance with guidance and directives from the State of Maine and the Chancellor. It is expected that the New Balance Student Recreation Center and the Maine Bound Adventure Center will open later this summer with appropriate […]

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2020 Recreation Movement – UMaine is in 3rd place!

WOW! UMaine students, alumni, faculty, and staff have responded overwhelmingly in the first week of the 2020 Recreation Movement! We have created 205 accounts (we’re in 3rd place for account creation) and over 5000 minutes of movement reported (we’re in 5th place for average minutes per student – see below). Please check it out! http://2020recreationmovement.com/

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March 16: All Campus Recreation facilities will be CLOSED March 17-30

Dear Campus Rec members and friends, The health and well being of our students, members, and staff is of the utmost importance to us. As a result, we have made the difficult decision to close our facilities until the end of March (or until further notice) to help curb the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. […]

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March 12: COVID-19 Update

The very best place to find up-to-the-minute updates on facility hours and programs is on our Facebook page – click here. We are doing our best to update the pinned post in addition to separate update posts. The Facebook page can be easily updated by several members of our admin staff via their cell phones. […]

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March 11: COVID-19 Update

To our Customers: We are aware of the questions you may have regarding Campus Rec facilities and programs in light of recent announcements that UMaine will move to online/distance instruction and other measures as of 3/23/2020 to help curtail the spread of COVID-19 through our state and campuses.  At this time, we expect our facilities […]

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