Paterson Field House

The Paterson Recreation Complex will reopen to Student, Faculty, and Staff February 21th.

We will again be serving Community Members March 13th. 


Paterson Recreation's mission is to enrich the experience of students at Berkshire Community College through safe and always-improving facilities and programs. Serving and engaging students, faculty, staff, and the greater Berkshire community, Paterson Recreation provides opportunities to learn and reinforce healthy behaviors, build relationships, develop leadership skills, and pursue goals.

Paterson Fieldhouse maintains a fitness center, basketball court, turf field, two grass soccer fields, three adult outdoor tennis courts, two youth tennis courts, and an outdoor pool that is open during the summer. Day lockers are available for for all users.

Contact Us

Questions or concerns? Reach out and contact us!

Next Big Thing:
Adventure Program: Twilight Ski Trip to Jiminy Peak
Thursday, February 2nd 
Email if you'd like to join - 3 spots left! 

Fitness and Athletics Calendar from Paterson Field House

Fieldhouse Availability Update

  • Paterson Recreation Complex including the Fitness Center and Gymnasium will reopen to students, faculty, and staff on February 21, 2023.
  • Paterson Fieldhouse will reopen to Community Members on March 13, 2023.
  • Community members will have their memberships extended once Paterson reopens, so they do not lose any days for which they have paid.

Membership and Rates

  • BCC Students, Faculty and Staff: FREE!
  • Day Pass: $7
  • Standard Monthly Rate: $23
  • Standard Yearly Rate: $230
  • Seniors/Alumni/Local First Responders:
    Monthly Rate: $18 / Yearly Rate: $180

Rentals and Reservations

Paterson Recreation Indoor Spaces are closed until February 2023. However, the Gene Dellea Turf Field and the Paul E. Raverta Tennis Complex are available for rental.

For information about renting or reserving the Gene Dellea Turf Field, the basketball court, the grass soccer fields, the outdoor pool, or tennis courts, please complete this form and a member of the Paterson Recreation team will reach out to you within one business day.

All facilities are open to the public during normal Paterson operating hours when their use does not interfere with college activities.

Operational Hours

Monday-Friday: 5:30am-10:00pm
Saturday-Sunday: 6:00am-6:00pm

Monday, April 17th - Patriot's Day 6:00am-6:00pm
Monday, May 29th - Memorial Day 6:00am-6:00pm
Monday, June 19th - Juneteenth 6:00am-6:00pm
Tuesday, July 4th - Independence Day CLOSED

*Note changes to hours of operation will be posted here as they are available

Services and Features

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  • Adventure Program

    Paterson Recreation's Adventure program provides programs, events, and equipment to get Paterson Recreation users into the outdoors. Unless noted all Adventure programs are FREE and open to any BCC Students, Faculty, Staff, Paterson users, and BCC Alumni and their families. If events fill priority will always go first to BCC students. Also if any event requires equipment that you don't have reach out and we may be able to provide it.

    Adventure Series Spring 2023
    • Jiminy Peak Twilight Ski Trip - Thursday, February 2nd
      • Email if you'd like to join - 3 spots left! 
      • Free Twilight Ski Pass for those who can join

    More to come soon! 

  • Fitness and Fitness Classes
    • Tuesdays 11:15am-11:40am - Tabata Tuesday HIIT
      • Instructor: Michael Carnevale 
      • Tabata is a type of high intensity interval training that aims to yield the most benefits in a short amount of time.  This class is for anyone looking to engage in a full body, moderate to high intensity exercise.

    More to come soon! 

  • Open Recreation

    Open Recreation are activities that are free and open to all on a first come, first serve basis. We would love to see you drop in! Please note that open recreation schedules may be updated throughout the semester, and will be cancelled for rentals or special events.

    Spring Semester 2023
    • Monday:
      • 5:30pm-7:30pm - Futsal (Soccer)
      • 7:30pm-9:30pm - Basketball
    • Tuesday:
      • 7:00am-10:00am - Pickleball
      • 3:30pm-5:30pm - Badminton
      • 5:30pm-7:30pm - Volleyball
      • 7:30pm-9:30pm - Basketball
    • Wednesday:
      • 2:30pm-4:30pm - Badminton
      • 4:30pm-6:30pm - Pickleball
      • 7:30pm-9:30pm - Futsal (Soccer)
    • Thursday:
      • 7:00am-10:00am - Pickleball
      • 3:30pm-4:30pm - Badminton
      • 5:30pm-7:30pm- Volleyball
      • 7:30pm-9:30pm- Basketball
    • Friday:
      • 4:30pm-6:30pm - Pickleball
      • 7:30pm-9:30pm - Futsal (Soccer)
    • Saturday:
      • 7:00am-10:00am - Pickleball
    • Sunday:
      • 7:00am-10:00am - Pickleball
  • Tennis Complex

    The Paul E. Raverta Tennis Complex is open from dawn until dusk each day.

    Berkshire Mountain Pickleball has two of the courts reserved 9:00am-Noon on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

    In recognition of his leadership and love of the game, the tennis facilities at BCC were dedicated in honor of the college's 6th president, Dr. Paul E. Raverta. The complex boasts three standard adult courts and two "10 and Under" courts for children. Two of the adult tennis courts are lined for pickleball as well.

    The Paul E. Raverta Tennis Complex, which is open to the public, was made possible by the Berkshire Bank Foundation, Berkshire Bank Foundation — Legacy Region, Petricca Industries, USTA Western Mass, USTA New England, and USTA National.

Health/Fitness Requirement for Students

In these extraordinary times, we have made the difficult decision to waive Forum and the Heath Fitness requirements for students graduating through spring 2023.