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A. McCoy Rec Center (AMRC)

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A. McCoy Rec Center (AMRC)
Gymnasium
Multi-Purpose Room
Computer Lab
Arts & Crafts Room
Kitchenette (12' x 28')


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Facility Information

181 Hillman St. (Bldg #8)
New Bedford, MA 02740
Contact: (508) 961.3015 (ext 67448)  

Andrea McCoy Recreation Center (AMRC)

Please Note: All rentals must be booked
30-days in advance. Rentals require a
current membership at the rec center.
Additional requirements may include:
a certificate of insurance, a custodian,
a police detail and CORI verification.


FACILITY OVERVIEW


The Andrea McCoy Recreation Center is a premier venue designed to accommodate a variety of functions and events for all in the community. We have multiple options to meet your rental needs. We can provide meeting and conference space with rooms for 25-75 people to our full-size gymnasium and stage capable of handling over 150 people. We offer a  sound system for both the Gymnasium & Multi-Purpose room, Free Wi-Fi throughout the building and Free Parking across the street from our main entrance for 80+ cars. The McCoy Rec Center is fully ADA compliant and can accommodate the following:

  • Live Music & Entertainment
  • Kids Group Events
  • Paint Nights
  • Anniversaries
  • Presentations
  • Banquets
  • Birthday Parties
  • Team Competitions
  • Graduations
  • Sports Clinics
  • Team Practices
  • Group Fitness
  • Educational Programs
  • Meetings
  • Community Events
  • Award Ceremonies
  • Dances
  • Training Sessions












FACILITY HIGHLIGHTS


    

The gymnasium offers a full-size basketball court (50’x 84’) and provides 6-basketball hoops with 4-adjustable height rims and courtside bleachers on both sides. The gym is also lined for 1-full size volleyball court with Eleven22 portable volleyball stands which included a referee side and a Porter competition net and antennas. In addition to basketball and volleyball, 2-full size pickleball courts are lined with 2-OnCourt Offcourt Deluxe Nets on wheels for quick setup. The space is also great for group fitness & activities like yoga, zumba, karate, cheerleading, line-dancing and dodgeball to name a few. A sound system with 2-wireless microphones is available along with a digital scoreboard. Courtside bleachers are provided on both sides and can seat 150+ spectators.



The Performance Stage (20’x30’) is an excellent space to host a live band or dj while the crowd dances on the gym floor. 




The Multi-Purpose Room (39’x63’) is an excellent space to host a meeting, training, birthday party, music lessons, trading card game, paint nights and more. The room is also great for group fitness & youth activities that need space. A sound system is available along with tables & chairs.




Surf the internet or play online games (10-computers), 



Paint, draw, make crafts or play board games (19’ x 24’)




Host a small meeting (12’ x 28’) or keep your food chilled.





Current Activities

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Program Activity Teams Date Time
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball & More! Tuesday December 7, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball & More! Tuesday December 7, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Tuesday December 7, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball Tuesday December 7, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball Tuesday December 7, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
MPVB Rental Tuesday December 7, 2021 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
INDOOR PICKLEBALL Open Co-ed Pickleball (2-Courts) Wed (Dec '21) Wednesday December 8, 2021 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Wednesday December 8, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Wednesday December 8, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Wednesday December 8, 2021 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Wednesday December 8, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 18 & Up: Open Gym (Wed-Thu) Basketball Wednesday December 8, 2021 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Thursday December 9, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Thursday December 9, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Thursday December 9, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 18 & Up: Open Gym (Wed-Thu) Basketball Thursday December 9, 2021 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Private Rental Thursday December 9, 2021 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Department Head Meeting Friday December 10, 2021 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Fri) Basketball Friday December 10, 2021 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Friday December 10, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 18 & Up: Open Gym (Fri) 3-v-3 Basketball w/ Wayne Friday December 10, 2021 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
GYM CLOSED - COVID VACCINE DAY Saturday December 11, 2021 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Saturday December 11, 2021 11:15 AM - 02:45 PM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Monday December 13, 2021 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Monday December 13, 2021 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
American Kenpo Karate Kenpo Karate: (Dec) '21 Monday December 13, 2021 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball & More! Tuesday December 14, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball & More! Tuesday December 14, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Tuesday December 14, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball Tuesday December 14, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball Tuesday December 14, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
MPVB Rental Tuesday December 14, 2021 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
INDOOR PICKLEBALL Open Co-ed Pickleball (2-Courts) Wed (Dec '21) Wednesday December 15, 2021 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Wednesday December 15, 2021 03:00 PM - 03:45 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Wednesday December 15, 2021 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Family Christmas Party Wednesday December 15, 2021 04:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Thursday December 16, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Thursday December 16, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Thursday December 16, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 18 & Up: Open Gym (Wed-Thu) Basketball Thursday December 16, 2021 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Private Rental Thursday December 16, 2021 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Fri) Basketball Friday December 17, 2021 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Friday December 17, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 18 & Up: Open Gym (Fri) 3-v-3 Basketball w/ Wayne Friday December 17, 2021 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
GYM CLOSED - COVID VACCINE DAY Saturday December 18, 2021 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Saturday December 18, 2021 11:15 AM - 02:45 PM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Monday December 20, 2021 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
American Kenpo Karate Kenpo Karate: (Dec) '21 Monday December 20, 2021 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball & More! Tuesday December 21, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball & More! Tuesday December 21, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Tuesday December 21, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball Tuesday December 21, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball Tuesday December 21, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
MPVB Rental Tuesday December 21, 2021 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
INDOOR PICKLEBALL Open Co-ed Pickleball (2-Courts) Wed (Dec '21) Wednesday December 22, 2021 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Wednesday December 22, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Wednesday December 22, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Wednesday December 22, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Thursday December 23, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Thursday December 23, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Thursday December 23, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Private Rental Thursday December 23, 2021 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Monday December 27, 2021 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball & More! Tuesday December 28, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball & More! Tuesday December 28, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Tuesday December 28, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball Tuesday December 28, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball Tuesday December 28, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
INDOOR PICKLEBALL Open Co-ed Pickleball (2-Courts) Wed (Dec '21) Wednesday December 29, 2021 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Wednesday December 29, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Wednesday December 29, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Wednesday December 29, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Thursday December 30, 2021 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Free: Open Rec Activities Free: Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Thursday December 30, 2021 03:15 PM - 05:45 PM
Free: Open Gym Activities FREE: 13-18: Open Gym (Wed & Thu) Basketball Thursday December 30, 2021 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Private Rental Thursday December 30, 2021 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Monday January 3, 2022 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
MPVB Rental Tuesday January 4, 2022 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Private Rental Thursday January 6, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM