Special Events

Fall Special Events

Human Foosball Tournament (POSTPONED)

NOR has postponed our Human Foosball Tournament. A new date is TBA. Please check back soon for our new date.

NOR is hosting a 6-person Coed Human Foosball Tournament at Talladega Ranch! Join the fun in this unique spin on the popular table top game. All participants will receive a t-shirt and play a minimum of two games. Pick up a participation packet today at any of our centers as this event will fill up quickly!

Saturday, September 17, 2016
$125/6 person team
(minimum 2 females on each team)
Talladega Ranch, 3825 Riverlakes Drive
Talladega Ranch is on the RiverLakes Community Center Property
Register at any NOR facility. Deadline for registration forms, waivers and fees is Wednesday, September 7, 2016.
Registration and payments will not be accepted the day of the tournament.
For more information please call 392.2059

NOR Pickleball

A great opportunity at a very affordable price to learn how to play the country’s fastest growing sport, Pickleball!!! Everyone will be taught basic Pickleball strokes and strategy in a fun, non intimidating and creative atmosphere. Instruction is game based with lots of play. Participants are encouraged to stay and play afterwards on Bakersfield’s best Pickleball courts with superb lighting for evening play.

     Session 1
Thursdays September 8 – October 6 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturdays September 10 – October 8 9:00am – 10:30am

     Session 2
Thursdays October 20 – November 17 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturdays October 22 – November 19 9:00am – 10:30am

$35/$25 Registration can be accepted at any NOR location.
Each class is limited to the first 20 people to register.
BRC will provide equipment if the participant doesn’t have their own

Bakersfield Racquet Club, 1660 Pine St. Call 392.2081 for more information.

Robots 4 Tots

Come join us on this robotic day! Children and parents work together to create their own robot to take home. Enjoy this FUN Robot activity day for FREE! Robots for Tots is brought to you by Chevron and NOR.

Friday, October 7th
10:30am – 1:00pm
Ages 3 1/2 to 5 years of age
Registration begins:
September 1 -30th
Space is limited so sign up quickly!

For more information, please call 392.2029 or 392.2054
Riverview Community Center, 401 Willow Drive, 392.2020

Kern County Pet Fair

Join NOR as we partner with the Kern County Pet Fair. This event will be held at the Kern County Fairgrounds and admission is FREE! NOR will be putting on contests for your pets, such as cutest pet, ugliest pet, pet-owner lookalike, and more! For more information be sure to check kcpetfair.com. Call the event coordinator for more information at 392-2010.

Saturday, October 15th
10:00 am – 4:00pm

NOR Fall Festival


NOR will be hosting our first ever Fall Festival. Activities include a floating pumpkin patch, reading with a pirate, chili cook-off, movie in the park, games and so much more! Be on the lookout for our Fall Funbook this year for more information.