Member Programs


Connect with the DAC Community

Throughout the year, we host a variety of events from educational fitness workshops and tournaments to the family-friendly Halloween parties and annual New Year’s Even bash!

While we strive to make the special events truly special for our members, we make every day fun with weekly and monthly programs like the DAC Book Club and First Friday Family Night.

Visit the Event Calendar for details on upcoming programs and events.

Ongoing Adult Programs

Basketball Drop-in & Noon Hoops

Tuesdays, 6:00p – 8:00p
Join us for competitive evening basketball games in Newberry gym. Games are played to 16 and teams are formed on a first come basis. Rules are posted on the basketball information board on the west wall of the gym.

Noon Hoops
Monday-Friday, 11:30a – 1:00p
Looking for a good game during you lunch hour? Monday through Friday you can join other DAC members for a competitive game in Newberry gym. Games are played to 16 and teams are formed on a first come basis.

DAC 101

DAC 101 is a 60 minute class on the basics of fitness and nutrition. This is the perfect class for those looking to familiarize themselves with the DAC workout facility and those who are getting back into a workout routine. The class is structured to help you embrace healthy habits and sustain them long term. Complimentary program, sign-up at the back desk required.

Book Club

The DAC Book Club is a great way to meet new people and participate in lively discussions with other book lovers. Book Club members meet on the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Club Room for a discussion of the current month’s selection. Make an evening of it with the informal non-Club sponsored Book Club dinner starting at 5:30 p.m. in the Ax Billy Grill.

2017 DAC Book Club Reading List

Volleyball Early Birds

Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 6:30a – 8:30a

Volleyball in the morning is a great way to start your day. Come join other DAC members in the Newberry Gym for an exciting and vigorous workout. Players of all abilities are welcome.

Ongoing Youth Programs

Birthday Parties

Gearing up for your child’s next birthday party? While the party itself is sure to be a blast, getting there can be a long process. If all that planning feels like pulling teeth, we have just what you need, because here at the DAC, we host birthdays!

With a full size gym, swimming pool, bounce house, and private party room, we’ve got all the necessities for an extra special birthday bash. Leave the details to us and ensure your child’s next birthday party goes off without a hitch!

Contact Programs Manager, Ariana Hernandez, for information on rates and availability.

First Friday Family Night

Here at the DAC we offer fun for the whole family, especially the first Friday of every month. Join us for Family Night and enjoy games, activities, and every kids’ favorite — a bounce house! Refuel afterwards at the Ax Billy Grill, kids eat free with the purchase of an adult entrée. Bring the whole crew and get ready for some fun, served up family-style! No sign up necessary, complimentary. Parents are encouraged to join us in our activities, this is not a drop-off event.

Kids' Camp

While at the DAC, campers experience a unique program with art, sports, outdoor activities (summer), games, indoor swimming and field trips – traveling via public transportation to each destination. Camp runs from 8 A.M. to 4 P.M. with extended care available for $7 an hour. Extended care must be arranged in advance. Camps are open to children ages 5–12, and are available for both members and non-members. The Downtown Athletic Club holds Kids’ Camps during holiday vacation, spring break, and throughout the summer.

SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE AND REGISTRATION COMING SOON! Questions? Email Programs Manager, Ariana Hernandez, at

Kidstop Daycare

The DAC’s “childcare while you workout” center. Designed to be a convenient childcare option for DAC members, Kidstop’s warm and loving staff welcomes you and your family. Kidstop is available for children between the ages of six weeks and 12 years old. Exceptions may be made for older children.

In addition to caring for your child’s needs, we provide a positive and caring environment where exploration can occur in a safe and educational manner under the supervision of our qualified Kidstop staff. Please keep in mind that the Kidstop accommodates all different ages, and activities exist for all age groups.

Kidstop appointments are by reservation, although drop-in care, at the discretion of Kidstop staff, is occasionally accepted. Due to staff/child ratio regulations, reservations are strongly encouraged. When Kidstop is full we must turn away drop-ins. Reservations must be made at least 2 hours in advance. Parents must remain on the premises while their children are checked into Kidstop.

Swim Lessons & Swim Team

The DAC offers both private and semi-private lessons for children beginning at age 3.

The DAC Swim Team is committed to providing quality swim instruction, technique refinement and personal development for the pre-competitive youth swimmer. The Swim Team practices Monday-Thursday during the school year.

For more information, visit the Aquatics page or contact Programs Manager, Ariana Hernandez.

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