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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
Open GYM Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Co-ed Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball Tuesday January 25, 2022 03:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Open REC Activities Free: Co-ed Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Tuesday January 25, 2022 03:00 PM - 04:55 PM
Open GYM Activities FREE: 12 & Under: Co-ed Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball Tuesday January 25, 2022 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Open GYM Activities FREE: 13-18: Co-ed Open Gym (Tue) Volleyball Tuesday January 25, 2022 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Open GYM Activities FREE: 13-18: Co-ed Open Gym (Tue) Dodgeball Tuesday January 25, 2022 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
American Kenpo Karate Kenpo Karate: (Jan) '22 - Beginners Tuesday January 25, 2022 05:00 PM - 05:45 PM
American Kenpo Karate Kenpo Karate: (Jan) '22 - Intermediate & Up Tuesday January 25, 2022 05:45 PM - 06:30 PM
MPVB Rental Tuesday January 25, 2022 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
GYM CLOSED - PRIVATE RENTAL Wednesday January 26, 2022 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Open REC Activities Free: Co-ed Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Wednesday January 26, 2022 03:15 PM - 07:30 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Wednesday January 26, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
GYM CLOSED - PRIVATE RENTAL Thursday January 27, 2022 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Open REC Activities Free: Co-ed Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Thursday January 27, 2022 03:15 PM - 07:30 PM
Open GYM Activities FREE: 18 & Up: Co-ed Open Gym (We/Thu) Basketball Thursday January 27, 2022 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Private Rental Thursday January 27, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Homeschool Hoopla! Homeschool Hoopla: Session 1 Friday January 28, 2022 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Open REC Activities Free: Co-ed Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Friday January 28, 2022 03:15 PM - 06:00 PM
Open GYM Activities FREE: 13-18: Co-ed Open Gym (Fri) Basketball Friday January 28, 2022 03:15 PM - 04:30 PM
Open GYM Activities FREE: 18 & Up: Co-ed Open Gym (Fri) Friday January 28, 2022 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
E.R. Kids B-ball (Ages 5-7) Little Kids Co-Ed B-ball; Ages: 5-7, (Winter '22) Saturday January 29, 2022 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Open REC Activities Free: Co-ed Open Rec in Lower Level (Ages 5-18) Saturday January 29, 2022 09:00 AM - 11:45 PM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Saturday January 29, 2022 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Monday January 31, 2022 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Monday January 31, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
MPVB Rental Tuesday February 1, 2022 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Wednesday February 2, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Private Rental Wednesday February 2, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Private Rental Thursday February 3, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Messy Masterpieces (Pre-K Art) Messy Masterpieces-February Friday February 4, 2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Homeschool Hoopla! Homeschool Hoopla: Session 1 Friday February 4, 2022 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
E.R. Kids B-ball (Ages 5-7) Little Kids Co-Ed B-ball; Ages: 5-7, (Winter '22) Saturday February 5, 2022 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Saturday February 5, 2022 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Monday February 7, 2022 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Monday February 7, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
American Kenpo Karate Kenpo Karate: (Feb '22) - Beginners Tuesday February 8, 2022 05:00 PM - 05:45 PM
American Kenpo Karate Kenpo Karate: (Feb '22) - Intermediate & Up Tuesday February 8, 2022 05:45 PM - 06:30 PM
MPVB Rental Tuesday February 8, 2022 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Wednesday February 9, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Private Rental Wednesday February 9, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Private Rental Thursday February 10, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Messy Masterpieces (Pre-K Art) Messy Masterpieces-February Friday February 11, 2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Homeschool Hoopla! Homeschool Hoopla: Session 1 Friday February 11, 2022 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
E.R. Kids B-ball (Ages 5-7) Little Kids Co-Ed B-ball; Ages: 5-7, (Winter '22) Saturday February 12, 2022 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Saturday February 12, 2022 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Monday February 14, 2022 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Monday February 14, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
American Kenpo Karate Kenpo Karate: (Feb '22) - Beginners Tuesday February 15, 2022 05:00 PM - 05:45 PM
American Kenpo Karate Kenpo Karate: (Feb '22) - Intermediate & Up Tuesday February 15, 2022 05:45 PM - 06:30 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Wednesday February 16, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Private Rental Wednesday February 16, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Private Rental Thursday February 17, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Messy Masterpieces (Pre-K Art) Messy Masterpieces-February Friday February 18, 2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Homeschool Hoopla! Homeschool Hoopla: Session 1 Friday February 18, 2022 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
E.R. Kids B-ball (Ages 5-7) Little Kids Co-Ed B-ball; Ages: 5-7, (Winter '22) Saturday February 19, 2022 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Saturday February 19, 2022 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
February Staycation Club February Staycation Club 2022 Monday February 21, 2022 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Monday February 21, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
February Staycation Club February Staycation Club 2022 Tuesday February 22, 2022 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
MPVB Rental Tuesday February 22, 2022 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
February Staycation Club February Staycation Club 2022 Wednesday February 23, 2022 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
COVID VACCINES: GYM CLOSED Wednesday February 23, 2022 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
FREE: Full STEAM Ahead Afterschool Program FREE: Full STEAM Ahead @ McCoy Rec Center Wednesday February 23, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
February Staycation Club February Staycation Club 2022 Thursday February 24, 2022 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
Private Rental Thursday February 24, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
February Staycation Club February Staycation Club 2022 Friday February 25, 2022 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
Messy Masterpieces (Pre-K Art) Messy Masterpieces-February Friday February 25, 2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Homeschool Hoopla! Homeschool Hoopla: Session 1 Friday February 25, 2022 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM