Recreation Classes & Activities for the Whole Family

The Recreation and Community Services Department offers programs and classes for all ages. We offer classes for tots, teens, and adults, as well as Senior Citizens. We offer a wide variety of programs during the week (days and evenings). If you have any questions about any classes, you may call the instructor directly or call the Community Center office at 805-986-6542. All classes are located at the Orvene S. Carpenter Community Center, 550 Park Avenue, next to Bubbling Springs Park.

Cartwheel A-Go-Go - Gymnastics Class

 The City of Port Hueneme is offering gymnastics classes “Cartwheel A-Go-Go" for children ages 3 and over. Tumbling, cartwheels, handstands, balance beam, bars, are just a sample of what your child will learn how to do while having fun!


  • $45 for 6 weeks
  • Wednesdays at the Community Center
  • Age 3 and 4 from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m.
  • Age 5 and up from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m.
  • Advanced class from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m.

2019 Session Dates

  • February 27  to April 3
  • April 10 to May 15
  • May 22 to June 26
  • July 3 to August 7
  • August 14 to September 18
  • September 25 to October 30
  • November 6 to December 18 (No Class on Nov. 27th and Dec. 25th)

Home Schoolers & Alternative Education

Develop strength, flexibility and body awareness with this fun, fast-paced gymnastics class for all ages and ability levels

  • $45 for 6 weeks
  •  Wednesdays at the Community Center - Starting April 5th, same session dates listed above
  • 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Mommy or Daddy and Me Class

For ages 18 months + up

Parents work with the little ones to explore the world of movement through gymnastics. Students will learn strength, body awareness, balance, and focus while working on tumbling, beam and bars.

  • $45 for 6 weeks
  •  Wednesdays at the Community Center - Starting April 5th, same session dates listed above
  • 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Port Hueneme Stars Kids Dance 

For children Ages 9 to 15 and Introduction to Dance for ages 5 to 8

The City of Port Hueneme is offering a jazz, hip-hop video style dance class for ages 9 to 15, and a fun "Intro to Basic Dance" for kids age 5 to 8, starting with basic dance moves and techniques. Taught by La Tunya Clark. This program offers beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels of dance instruction. With advanced skills, the dance program will establish a performance team to demonstrate their talent in local events. Each class will be 50 minutes long. Class is ongoing - you may register and start on any Monday. There is a one-time registration fee of $5 per person. Fee is $2 per class, per week.

  • Monday evenings beginning at 5:30 p.m. 
    • Introduction to Dance
      Ages 5 to 8
      5:30 to 6:20 p.m.
    • Beginning and intermediate Hip Hop
      Ages 9 and over
      6:30 to 7:20 p.m.

At the Community Center

ZUMBA- Dance Your Way To Fitness

With Marty Miller. A licensed Zumba instructor.

Marty offers a fun, easy to follow, lower-intensity level class. Focusing on heart rate, balance, range of motion, and coordination. This is a great way to gain flexibility and strength while having fun learning to dance. Participants should wear workout shoes, comfortable clothing and bring water to keep hydrated.

  • All ages welcome
  • Class is ongoing - you may start on any Monday or Friday
  • $30 for a 10 Class Punch Card
  • Mondays and Fridays at the Community Center
  • 4 to 5 p.m.

Zumba will resume on Friday, January 4th, 2019! tp August