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About The Norris Center
The Norris Community Center, which opened in March 2004, has an auditorium with stage, 2 meeting rooms, a dance studio, conference room, game room, and art gallery, and an amphitheater. Teh center offers many cultural and recreation classes including, creative arts, adult dance, acting, languages and martial arts. During holidays there are a variety of camp programs and special performances for families. The center is home to Gulfshore Playhouse and other local theater groups.
At the present we have Ambassadors serving the Naples Preserve, The Norris Center, River Park Community Center and the City Manager's office. They work as greeters, guides, ushers, tutors, event assistants, park rangers and reception. There were over 40 Ambassador volunteers who contributed over 5,800 hours in 2011. The work of the Ambassadors is worthwhile, fun and educational. Bring your interests and your experiences to the City of Naples Ambassador program. Ambassadors bring a broad range of skills to the program. However, orientation and training is provided as needed.
Reserve Norris Center or Cambier Park
To reserve the Norris Center or Cambier Park facilities, please fill out the appropriate form on our
Parks and Recreation Program Guide
2016 Fall/ Winter Program Guide
The City of Naples is pleased to offer convenient online registration for many of our recreation programs, activities and memberships.
Parks & Recreation Online
is a comprehensive informational site with facility information, program listings and online registration. You may view facility rental availability and information; however rentals must be completed in person at one of the City's Community Centers.
Naples Jazz Masters
The Naples Jazz Masters will be performing Dixieland Jazz at The Norris Center every Saturday (May - September,
except for the 4th of July and July 30th
) from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
For more information you can contact Dr. Jim Gover at:
755 8th Ave. S.
Naples, FL 34102
Norris Center Hours
Monday through Friday
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
12 noon to 4:00 pm
Sunday - Closed
January 21st - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Febuary 18th - President's Day
Cambier Park Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7 days a week
Italian Cultural Society
Naples Opera Society
Everglades Astronomical Society
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