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McCarren Play Center

Membership Information | Holiday Schedule

On Monday, March 2 - Saturday, March 7, class registration is taking place at McCarren. All classes are cancelled for that week. They will resume on Monday, March 9.

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: Laura Nunez
Phone: (718) 218-2380

Accessible Facilities This is an Accessible Recreation Center.

McCarren's registration week is coming up!  Register for classes Monday, March 2 - Friday, March 7.  Slots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis, so come early in the week.  A reminder: during registration week, regular classes are suspended.

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.


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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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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