Activities & Clubs

Clubs and Activities
The Active Lifestyle Centers offer a number of ongoing activities and clubs. Depending on interest, new activities and clubs are 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 Tabloid or call 757-926-1400.

Sports & Games
Pickleball
  • Free to play (advance registration required).
  • All levels welcome
  • Lessons for beginners
  • Equipment provided
New players and skilled players welcome. Seasonal outdoor play available at Huntington Tennis Center.

Pickleball Schedule
Thursday ~ 1 - 5 p.m.
Friday ~ 1 - 4 p.m.
Denbigh Community Center - 757-812-7905

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

*Call ahead for updates and to confirm schedule.

Walking Club
Tuesday, 8 - 9 a.m., Free
Join in on the fun camaraderie of the Walking Club! Walk at your own pace, or step it up a notch with the walking coach.
Denbigh Community Center - 757-812-7905

Shuffleboard
Thursday and Friday ~ 1 - 4 p.m., Free
Learn to play this fun game. Available during open recreation.
Denbigh Community Center - 757-812-7905

Open Recreation for Adults 50+
Friday, 1 - 4 p.m., Free
The gym is reserved for mature adults that want to stay active. Join the fun playing pickleball, shuffleboard, basketball, or badminton.
Denbigh Community Center - 757-812-7905

Scrabble, Games & Puzzles
Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., Free
Free and open to the public.
Denbigh Community Center - 757-812-7905

Clubs
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

Beading
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.
Brittingham-Midtown Community Center - 757-591-4853
Courthouse Way Community Center - 757-812-7909

Golden Needles & Silver Threads Sewing Group
Work on sewing projects in a group atmosphere. Sewing machines available.
North Newport News Community Center - 757-591-4850

Mah-Jongg
Play this ancient Chinese tile game on the first and fourth Friday of the month. Game supplies provided.
North Newport News Community Center - 757-591-4850

Line Dancing
All levels welcome. Every Friday night at 6 p.m.
Hilton Senior Center - 757-247-2451

Card Games - Pinochle, Spades & Bridge
Various days and locations. Game supplies provided. Call 757-926-1400.

Fashion Elegant├ęs 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 fee required. Call 757-591-4853.

Golden Steppers Tap Dancers
Participants in the Golden Steppers Tap Dance class will meet weekly and learn new steps and practice dance routines. Dancers will then have the option to perform at various functions. Fee required. Call 757-591-4853.