Activities & Clubs

Clubs and Activities
The Active Lifestyles Centers offer a number of ongoing activities and clubs. Depending on interest, new activities and clubs are periodically added. While most are free to participate in, some carry a nominal fee or require that the participant purchase supplies. To find specific dates and times for the following activities and clubs, consult the Active Lifestyles Newsletter or call 757-926-1400.

Sports & Games


  • New and skilled players welcome
  • Indoor play offered year-round at Denbigh Community Center and Brittingham-Midtown Community Center 
  • Seasonal outdoor play available at Huntington Tennis Center
  • Free to play (advance registration required).
  • All levels welcome
  • Some equipment provided
Pickleball Schedule*
Denbigh Community Center - 757-812-7905
Wednesday ~ 12 - 3 PM
Thursday ~ 1 - 4 PM

Brittingham-Midtown Community Center - 757-591-4853
Tuesday and Friday ~ 9 a.m. - Noon

*Call ahead for updates and to confirm schedule.

Walking Club

Join in on the fun camaraderie of the Walking Club! Walk at your own pace, or step it up a notch.

Denbigh Community Center - 757-812-7905/7909
Monday - Friday, 7 - 9 Free

Brittingham-Midtown Community Center - 757-591-4853
Monday - Friday, 6 - 7 AM, Free, Early Bird Morning Walking
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 7 - 8 AM, Free Walk With Ease


Brittingham-Midtown Community Center - 757-591-4853

Morning Stretch (low impact exercise, free, pre-registration required)
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9 - 10 AM

Senior Boot Camp
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8 - 9 AM

Boredom Busters
Stop in and play Skip-Bo, Mexican Train, Scrabble and more!
 Tuesday, 10:30 AM, Free
Denbigh Community Center - 757-812-7905


The following clubs have no membership fee unless otherwise stated. Supplies and equipment are the participant's responsibility.

Rubber Stamping

Create cards, stationery, and home decorating projects with rubber stamps and inks.
Brittingham-Midtown Community Center - 757-591-4853


Make earrings, bracelets, and necklaces.
Brittingham-Midtown Community Center - 757-591-4853

Crochet & Knitting

Crochet or knit items for yourself or to donate. Some yarn provided.
Courthouse Way Community Center - 757-886-7929 ext. 306

Join fellow scrapbookers every week on Thursdays at 10:00 AM.
North Newport News Community Center - 757-591-4850


Play this ancient Chinese tile game. Game supplies provided.
North Newport News Community Center - 757-591-4850

Card Games - Pinochle, Spades & Bridge

Various days and locations. Game supplies provided. Call 757-926-1400 for information.

Fashion Elegantés Modeling Club

After completing the Essence of Modeling Class, club members will meet the first Tuesday of every month to discuss activities. Models will perform at small venues throughout the year and participate in an annual Fashion Show. $25 yearly membership fee required. Call 757-591-4853.

Dominoes Club
Meets on Monday, Wednesday, Friday at the Denbigh Community Center. Play includes Mexican Train. Call 812-7905.