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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Treme Recreation Community Center



District C
900 North Villere Street, New Orleans, LA 70116  
Recreation Center 504-658-3160              
Pool 504-658-3162
Center Manager:  Walter Shelling
Athletics Site Supervisor:  Kenneth Dykes 

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday 10am to 9pm
Saturday 9am-2pm
Sunday Closed

Gym Open! 
Installation of the new floor is complete and the gym is open.

The Treme Recreation Community Center pool remains closed for repairs. The  rest of the center is open for classes and activities.  

The Joe W. Brown Pool  at 5601 Read Blvd is open. There is a complimentary shuttle service that departs from the Treme Rec Center Monday through Thursday at 5:15pm for the 6-7pm Fit and Flex class at Joe W. Brown.  hours and class schedule

The closest NORDC gym is 2.5 miles away at St. Bernard Rec Center, 1500 Lafreniere St, New Orleans, LA 70122. The hours are Monday-Friday 10am-9pm and Saturday 9am-2pm.


  • Ping Pong table
  • Work Out Equipment (for ages 18+)
  • Multi-purpose rooms
  • Playground Equipment


Team Athletics

Sport Ages Registration & Season Dates
Girls Basketball 7-14

Ended December 26
Season starts January 20 details

Boys Basketball 9-14

Ended December 19
Season starts January 5 details

Soccer 5-13 January 20  - March 9
Season begins March 2 details
Track & Field 5-14

February 2 - February 16 Extended through March 2
Season starts March 21 details

Baseball & Softball 9-14 March 23 - April 6
Season begins May 4 details
Flag Football 9-14 June 1 - June 15
Season begins July 13 details
Tackle Football 5-14 July 13 - August 3
Season begins September 2 details
Cheerleading 5-14 July 13 - August 3
Season begins September 2 details
Volleyball 9-14 August 3 - August 17
Season begins September 14 details



















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.    

Casa Samba
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

Wednesday 6pm-7:30pm
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

Quiet Games
Mon-Fri 3-7pm

NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance
Learn more about the New Orleans Ballet Association here. external link

Monday & Wednesday  10:30am-12:30pm RELOCATED TO GERNON BROWN REC CENTER 1001 Harrison Ave., New Orleans, LA 70124 
(504) 658-3151

Stretching, cardio and dance, fun music, and healthy eating and lifestyle education. Other program features include performance opportunities, access to special master workshops, social events, and $5 tickets to select NOBA Main Stage presentations. 

Friday 5:45-7pm

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.

Friday 7:15-8:30pm

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  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

Important Dates
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















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