Membership Newsletter
July 2022
We build community by providing exceptional programs, places and services
for Morgan Hill that inspire happy and healthy lives.
With the summer heating up, there's no better place to cool off than the Aquatics Center! Your CRC membership includes full access to the Aquatics Center all summer long. You can splash around on the water playground, splash into the pool from one of our two large water slides with your friends while enjoying a break from the heat. The full summer schedule is available on our website!

Facility 4th of July Hours:
Centennial Recreation Center – Closed
Community and Cultural Center – Closed


Aquatics Center 4th of July Hours
Lap Swim: 5am-4pm
Recreation Swim: 12:30pm-4pm (12pm for CRC members)
No Water Exercise Classes

We hope you and your family and friends enjoy a fun and safe 4th of July.
4th of July Freedom Fest Parade
We will be participating in the annual 4th of July parade downtown!!
YOU are invited to walk with us! Grab your red, white and blue and meet us at 9am. We will meet on Monterey near Britton school.
For more information, email Jennie.Tucker@morganhill.ca.gov
Aquatics Summer Season
Recreation swimming at the Aquatics Center has begun! CRC/AC members have priority access at 12pm each day, 30 minutes before opening for general admission!
 
AC Recreation Swim Hours
Monday - Friday: 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 12:30 pm to 5:00 pm
CRC/AC Member access begins at 12:00 pm daily, before opening for general admission. Members do not require reservations.

Please visit our main AC webpage for more information on recreation swim, updated pool schedules, our new mini golf course and picnic and cabana rentals!

Fall Swim Lessons
Registration opens July 18 at 8am! Classes will be visible online on Friday, July 15. View and register online here!

Aqua Fitness Survey
Please take the time to complete our Aqua Fitness survey. The results of this survey, along with our staff and facility availability will help us provide a variety of class offerings that fit the needs of our members. Thank you!.
.Fall Recreation Guide
The Fall Recreation Guide (September-December) will be available on our website on Friday, July 15 and registration will open on Monday, July 18 at 8am. Fall programming includes indoor swim lessons at the CRC, classes and programs for all ages!

Pickleball Courts at Community Park
We recently opened outdoor public pickleball courts at Community Park (membership not required). The courts are located on the basketball court and are open from sunrise until 2pm for pickleball, and 2pm until sunset for basketball. Nets are available for day use by visiting the CRC welcome desk and leaving a valid ID. We will continue to offer indoor pickleball on the gym schedule.
Resident Free Day at the AC
In honor of Parks and Recreation Month, the Aquatic Center will hold its annual Morgan Hill resident free day at the AC! Tell your friends and neighbors to visit the Aquatic Center on Tuesday, July 19 from 12:30-4pm to enjoy a free day of swimming! To reserve a space, please have them book online. We will also have a limited number of spaces available for walk-ins as well. Please bring proof of Morgan Hill residency (ID or utility statement).
Mini Golf - Located at the Aquatics Center
This summer we have a 18-hole mini golf course located next to the Aquatics Center. Course is open during recreation swim times and tickets can be purchased online when you purchase general admission tickets to the Aquatics Center. If you are interested in just booking tickets for mini golf, please visit our website.
Gym Schedule for East and West Gym
Interested in Basketball, Volleyball, Pickleball or Badminton? You can find our open gym schedule online. Please contact Debbie.Vasquez@mhcrc.com if you have questions, or would like to make a suggestion about the schedule.

Adult Basketball
Our adult basketball recreational and competitive league has official kicked off, please visit our website for more information on schedule, and team standings.  If you have additional questions, please contact debbie.vasquez@mhcrc.com.
Kids Club
Calling all youth ages 3 - 11! Join us Saturday, July 16 from 5pm-9pm for Parents Night Out! Sign up today!
Did you know that Kids Club has programming for all youth 6 months to 9 years?
Check out all the fun activities, here on our Kids Club calendar!
Kids Club is open:
Monday through Friday 7:45am-12pm
Monday through Thursday 3:45pm-8pm
Saturday's 8am-12pm

Teen Center
Teen Center is thrilled to offer a summer coding series, partnered with Circle of Giving. This program runs from June 9- July 28 meeting on Thursdays in the teen center. Please Inquire in the Teen center for leadership and volunteer opportunities by emailing anicolette@ymcasv.org


The Teen Center hosts a variety of social, academic, and recreational activities, such as tournaments, movie nights, tutoring, and more. The Teen Center staff and volunteers are committed to providing a safe, nurturing and asset rich environment for our community’s teens. The Teen Center is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 4pm-8pm. Check out the Teen Center activities on our Teen Center calendar.
Membership to the Teen Center is FREE! To register, click here! .
Senior Center
The Senior Center is open Monday-Friday from 9am-3pm for Programs and Services, please be sure to stop by and see what we are offering, or check out our schedule of activities here
 
Starting July 1 the senior nutrition program will be in-person dining only. We will no longer be offering meals to go. The dining hall opens at 10:30am and lunch is served at 11:30am. Meals are a voluntary contribution of $3 for Seniors over 60 years and $8 for those under 60 years of age.  Lunch Menu.
More information to come. Please contact Sandra.Madriles@mhcrc.com
 
The Senior Nutrition Program’s goals are to:
  • Reduce hunger and food insecurity
  • Support socialization
  • Promote health and well-being
  • Delay adverse health conditions
 
These goals are accomplished through the following services:
  • Nutritious meals for all older adults
  • Transportation benefits
  • Wellness classes and workshops
  • Opportunities to connect and meet new people
 
For an up to date calendar and menu you can also visit our website Senior Center | City of Morgan Hill, CA - Official Website.
Youth Leadership Morgan Hill
Are you a teenager or have a teenager between the ages of 13-18 who lives in or attends school in Morgan Hill? Do you want to make an impact in your community? Would you like to earn Community Service hours? The Youth Action Council (YAC) consists of a group of dedicated teen leaders with the main goal of representing the teen voices in the Morgan Hill community. Please register today for this amazing Leadership Program. Additional details about YAC can be found on our website Youth Action Council (YAC) | City of Morgan Hill, CA - Official Website
JULY Asset #7 - Community Values Youth
Young person perceives those adults in the community value children and youth.
 
YMCA Silicon Valley Access 
YSV Access is back! Active qualifying* CRC members will now have access to visit the other YMCA of Silicon Valley (YSV) branches at no additional cost. As part of this membership benefit, active members will also have access to the Y360 - Virtual YMCA programming and classes.
 
To get access to all YSV branches and Y360 – Virtual YMCA programming, set up your YSV Access account. The Y360 - Virtual YMCA program will replace the current CRC Virtual Membership programming. Our membership Facebook group will remain a space for membership communications, updates, and more! Our on-demand videos will also remain available to active members online at www.mhcrcmembers.com (password: crcvirtual20). If you have any questions, please contact jessica.redfield@mhcrc.com.

*Special Hours membership does not qualify for access to YMCA SV branches.  
CRC Facility Hours
Mon-Fri: 5am - 9:30pm
Sat/Sun: 6:30pm - 5pm