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Northwest Activities Center

18100 Meyers
Detroit, MI 48235

Phone: (313) 578-7500
Fax: (313) 578-7501
TTY: 711 or (800) 649-3777

Health Club & Pool Hours

Monday - Friday     6 a.m. - 10 a.m. & 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.         
Closed 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday     9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Closed Sunday

The Mission of the Northwest Activities Center is to provide effective and cost effective facilities and program services that enhance the quality of life in the Detroit community.

There is no entrance into the health club
30 minutes prior to closing

Business Office Hours
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday

Annual Membership Fees:
 Single (18-61 yrs) ($40 down, $40 monthly payment)   
 Family ($50 down, $50 monthly payment)   
 Seniors (62 yrs & Over)
 Monthly Rate (Non-Member)
 Non-Resident Monthly Rate (Non-Member)
 Guest (daily 18 yrs & Over)
 Initiation Fee (one time only)
 College Students (18 yrs - 25)

Youth Ages 6-17:
 4 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

Membership Includes:

Swimming Pool, Weight Room, Cardiovascular Equipment, Gymnasium, Racquetball & Squash Courts, Steam and Sauna Rooms, Group Exercise Classes, One (1) Guest Pass (New Members Only) and a 10% Discount on Rental Rooms (New Members Only).

Building Amenities:

Group Exercise Classes - Studio A&B
Swimming Classes - Pool
Youth & Adult Programs - Intel Computer Lab
Dance Programs - Dance Studio
Fitness Orientation - Health Club
Hair Salon - Rossie Classic Style, call (313) 475-4671 to schedule appointment
Day Spa -Health and Wellness Oasis Massage Spa, call (313) 861-0440 to schedule appointment
Personal Conduct:

No Smoking, Eating, Chewing Gum, or Spitting Anywhere in the Health Club.

Proper Attire:

All members must wear shirts, pants, shorts, and shoes whenever traveling the building.  Athletic shoes must be worn during exercise in all workout areas.  No coats or bags are allowed in the weight room or main gym.  Street shoes or black sole shoes are not permitted on any wood floor or in the pool area.


All members must present their membership card upon entering the club or they will be charged a guest fee ($10).  If a member has lost his/her card, a member must purchase a new card for $15.  Membership cards are non-transferable and may not be loaned to anyone.