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Vickrey Resource Center


  1. After School Program
  2. Exercise Classes
  3. Fitness/Weight Room
  4. Free WiFi
  5. Gymnasium
  6. Kitchen
  7. Meeting Rooms
  8. Restrooms
The William J. “Red” Vickrey Resource Center is host to a number of activities. This beautiful facility is located in the heart of the Roger Scott Athletic Complex. Surrounded by Roger Scott Pool, Tennis Center and Sports Complex, this facility offers programs for the young and the young at heart.

Youth Programs 

After School Program
New for the 2019-2020 school year, the City of Pensacola has partnered with the YMCA of Northwest Florida to provide after school care at Vickrey Center. This program will serve children from A.K. Suter, N.B. Cook, Cordova Park, and Scenic Heights Elementary. Transportation is provided in the program cost. Visit www.ymcanwfl.org to register.
Days: Monday - Friday 
Times: 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Grades: K-5th
Weekly Cost: $38 for YMCA members, $52 for non members

Galactic Child Yoga
Galactic Child Yoga classes focus on body awareness, breath, emotional intelligence, and essential connections.
Day: Thurs
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ages: 5 – 14 yrs
Cost: $35 per month City residents / $45 per month Non-City residents 
$10 daily drop-in City residents/ $15 daily drop-in Non-City residents 


Active Adults - Fitness & Exercise

Coastal Shotokan Karate
Authentic, traditional martial arts instruction. Emphasis is on developing a strong lower body and utilizing foot and hand techniques in about equal portions. Open to new students.
Days: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Ages: 8 & up
Cost: $35 per month City residents / $45 per month non-City residents

Open Gym Basketball
Days: Tuesdays
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Ages: 18-up
Cost: $1 per day

Open Gym Volleyball
Days: Mon, Wed
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Ages: 18+
Cost: $1 per day

Day: Wednesdays & Fridays
Time: 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Ages: 50-up
Beginners are welcome! No Pickleball May 23-August 12 due to Summer Camps. 

Tai Chi – Community Group
Non-instructor class. Release some stress in this non-impact techniques (breathing, movement, awareness exercises and meditation).
Day/Time: Mondays / 12:15pm – 1:00pm
                    Fridays / 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 18 & up
Cost: Free

Weight Room
Our weight room is open to the public during normal operating hours. 
Cost: $1 per day or $10 per month, Free for those over 50 years.
Users ages 14 - 16 must be accompanied by an adult, no users under 14. 

Adult Enrichment

Easy Weed-Free No-Till Organic Gardening
Four lesson basic organic gardening class. Advanced gardening and other homesteading classes including chicken keeping and bee keeping are also offered.
Dates and Times vary
Ages: 18 & up
Fee: $60 per 4 week session or $30 per single class. 

Yoga With a Twist
Day: Fridays
Time: 9:00-10:00am
Ages: 18-up
Cost: $10 per class

after school program, exercise classes, fitness/weight room, gymnasium, kitchen, meeting rooms, restrooms , free wifi