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McCarren Play Center

Membership Information | Holiday Schedule

On Friday, July 3, this Recreation Center is open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. On Saturday, July 4, this Recreation Center is closed. We hope you enjoy the holiday!

776 Lorimer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11222
Cross Streets: Bayard Street and Driggs Avenue
Directions via Google Maps

Located in McCarren Park

Center Manager: Seamus Moloney
Deputy Center Manager: Jeff Cooper
Phone: (718) 218-2380

Accessible Facilities This is an Accessible Recreation Center.

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM - 9:45 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 4:45 PM

Please note: Members must store their belongings in the lockers provided and must secure their lockers with a sturdy key lock. This facility shuts its doors at closing time.  Some activities may shut down 15 minutes early.

Holidays

On holidays (New Year's Day and Eve, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Easter, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Election Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Eve, and Christmas Day and Eve), recreation center hours will change. Please visit our Recreation Center Holiday Schedule for details.

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Facilities

Pool (Outdoor) (1)

Basketball Court (Outdoor) (1)

Computer Resource Center (1)

Cardio Room (1)

Track (Outdoor) (1)

Sprinkler (1)

Playground (1)

Stretching Area (1)

Fitness Room (1)

Soccer Field (Outdoor) (1)

Multipurpose Room (3)

Picnic Area (1)

Afterschool Room (1)

Table Tennis Table (5)

Skate Park (Outdoor) (1)

Basketball Court (Indoor) (1)

Gymnasium (1)

Accessible Fitness Equipment (2)

Tennis Court (Outdoor) (4)

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