Treme Recreation Community Center
900 North Villere Street, New Orleans, LA 70116 map
Recreation Center 504-658-3160
Center Manager: Walter Shelling
Athletics Site Supervisor: Kenneth Dykes
Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday 10am - 9pm
Monday through Friday 8am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 6pm
Sunday 2pm - 6pm
POOL UPDATE The Treme Recreation Community Center pool is now open! All repairs to pool are complete. All renovations are in full compliance with the City Code. New ADA compliant pool accessible steps have been installed in addition to the hydraulic pool lift. Pool equipment is being closely monitored to ensure proper function. We sincerely thank you for your patience during the repair process.
Please click here for the full Treme swimming pool schedule.
Ping Pong table
Work Out Equipment (for ages 18+)
For details about team athletics, please click here.
Activities & Classes
Adult Exercise with Teddy Harkness
Tuesday & Thursday 5:30-6:30pm
Drop in anytime on this fun and invigorating and fun class! Teddy Harkness, the jovial instructor, leads the class through cardio moves and core strengthening exercises. Participants are encouraged to go at their own pace.
Adults $10 per class; Free for 18 & under and Seniors
Discounts and Scholarships available for Students over the age 19
Monday 7-9 Private rehearsal
Tuesday & Thursday 7pm-9pm Intermediate to Advanced Samba Dance
Saturday 9:30am-12noon Kids Samba Drumming and Stiltwalking
Saturday 10:30am-12:30pm Adult Beginner Samba Dance
Zachary Ramsey III's leads this African Kemetic Yoga, a healing practice that combines controlled deep breathing and physical movements.
Piano Lessons September 12 - December 2
Registration period is over.
Monday 1–6pm, Tuesday 10:45am–6:45pm,
Thursday 10:45am–6:45pm and Friday 12:45–5:15pm
Free Time Activities
NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance
Learn more about the New Orleans Ballet Association here.
ALL LEVELS HORTON TECHNIQUE ages 18+
September 29, 2014 through May 2015. Registration is ongoing. Experience recommended but not required. Comfortable dance or exercise attire is recommended. The Lester Horton Technique is a rigorous and strength-building modern dance technique used by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Focus on fortifying basic Horton Technique skills including Primitive Squat Descent, Deep Forward Lunges, Flatbacks, Laterals, Release Swings, Hinges, Prances, Pulls, Triplets, Leg Swings, Tilts, Tables and Double Attitude Jumps.
HAITIAN KONGO & NAGO FOLKLORIC AGES 18+
September 29, 2014 through May 2015. Registration is ongoing.
No experience necessary. Comfortable dance or exercise attire is recommended. A full skirt is recommended. Learn basic folkloric movements from two of the many nations/families in Haiti. Class includes occasionally viewing video of the dances in their traditional contexts.
AFTER SCHOOL DANCE CLASSES September 8, 2014 - May 15, 2015
The registration period is over. For more information about after-school dance classes, please contact Susan Bensinger at firstname.lastname@example.org or 504-522-0996, ext. 207.
Ballet Primary - Monday & Thursday 4-5pm
Ballet Level 1 - Monday & Thursday 5:05-6:10pm
Hip Hop Primary - Tuesday 4:20-5:20pm
Hip Hop Level 1 - Tuesday 5:30-6:30pm
Tap Primary - Tuesday 3:50-4:50pm
Tap Level 1 - Tuesday 5-6pm
September 8, 2014: Fall semester begins
November 24 – 29, 2014: Thanksgiving Break, no classes
December 16, 2014: Holiday Open House
December 17, 2014 – January 4, 2015: Winter Break, no classes
January 5, 2015: Spring semester begins
January 19, 2105: Martin Luther King Day, no classes
February 12 – 18, 2015: Mardi Gras Holiday, no classes
March 30 – April 4, 2015: Spring Break, no classes
April 27 – 29, 2015: Spring Open Houses (details TBA)
May 15, 2015: Last day of classes
The purpose of STEM NOLA is to expose, inspire and engage the community in the opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). “STEM Saturdays with Dr. Mackie" is one component of STEM NOLA that will provide city wide family and community based hands-on academic each month. details
STEM SATURDAYS WITH DR. CALVIN MACKIE: CALENDAR (TENTATIVE):
April 11, 2015 - Cutoff Recreation Center
May 9, 2015 - Joe Brown Park
July 11, 2015 - Lyons Center
August 8, 2015 - Treme Center
September 12, 2015 - Sanchez Center
October 10, 2015 - Cutoff Recreation Center
November 14, 2015 - Lyons Center
December 12, 2015 - Joe Brown Park