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In observance of Presidents' Day, on Monday, February 15, this Recreation Center operates on a reduced schedule. It opens at its normal time and closes at 5:00 p.m.

Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
2/8
Tuesday
2/9
Wednesday
2/10
Thursday
2/11
Friday
2/12
Saturday
2/13
Sunday
2/14

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

12:00 a - 1:00 p
Adaptive Basketball
Adult, Senior, Teen

Adaptive Basketball

Adaptive Basketball is McCarren's wheelchair basketball program, open to both disabled and able-bodied New Yorkers.  Sports wheelchairs are provided, so anyone can join!  Wheelchair basketball is challenging and, most of all, fun! 

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior, Teen

7:00 a - 8:30 a
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

9:00 a - 10:00 a
McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore
Family

McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore

Pre-tots engage in free play and work on gross motor and socialization skills.

For children ages 9 to 18 months.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

9:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Weight Training
Senior

Senior Weight Training

Seniors, train with an instructor who will address your individual fitness needs.


Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me
Family

McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

10:00 a - 1:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

10:30 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Health and Wellness
Adult, Senior, Teen

Adaptive Health and Wellness

Get healthier and stronger, wherever you're at!  Adaptive Health and Wellness is an accessible program.  People with cognitive or physical disabilities, as well as able-bodied New Yorkers, are welcome.  Fitness instruction is crowd-sourced and will be modified each week to suit attendees.

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior, Teen

11:00 a - 2:00 p
Adaptive Adults Intro to Computers
Everyone

Adaptive Adults Intro to Computers


Everyone

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Zumba
Adult, Senior

Adaptive Zumba

Join this fun class!  A no-judgment workout, this class welcomes everyone.  We will show you how fun Zumba is, no matter your level of experience!  People with disabilities are encouraged to take part. 

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 p
McCarren Tots: Soccer and Basketball
Family

McCarren Tots: Soccer and Basketball

Tots learn the basics of soccer and basketball, practice teamwork and most of all have fun!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

1:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

2:00 p - 6:00 p
Afterschool Program
Child

Afterschool Program

Must be registered to participate.


Child

2:00 p - 3:00 p
NY Strong: Youth Multi-Sports
Child, Preschool

NY Strong: Youth Multi-Sports


Child, Preschool

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Children's Basketball
Child

Children's Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our open basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

For ages 6-13.


Child

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Fitness
Teen

Teen Fitness

It's all you, teens!  The fitness room opens especially for you during these supervised hours.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our open basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

For teens 14-17 years old.


Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Art With Ben
Adult, Senior

Art With Ben

Work art back into your life.  Learn to take your creative ideas and turn them into art!  This instructional program will get you started.


Adult, Senior

6:30 p - 9:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

7:00 p - 7:30 p
HIIT: High Intensity Interval Training
Adult, Senior

HIIT: High Intensity Interval Training

Builds up your cardiovascular capacity through short, intense bursts of exercise referred to as intervals.


Adult, Senior

7:30 p - 8:00 p
The Core
Adult

The Core

Fast paced circuit trining style workout, focusing on building and toning core muscle groups 


Adult

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

7:00 a - 8:30 a
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

8:00 a - 9:00 a
A Spin Through Williamsburg copy
Adult, Senior

A Spin Through Williamsburg copy

This class is tailored to members that are new to using a spin bike and want to learn and increase their fitness.


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore
Family

McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore

Pre-tots engage in free play and work on gross motor and socialization skills.

For children ages 9 to 18 months.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Senior Stretch
Senior

Senior Stretch


Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Children's Arts & Crafts For Us
Family

Children's Arts & Crafts For Us

This youth program welcomes disabled and able-bodied kids.  Each class, the kids learn new skills, like drawing and painting, to enhance creative expression through art.

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Family

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me
Family

McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

10:00 a - 1:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

11:00 a - 2:00 p
Adaptive Adults Intro to Computers
Everyone

Adaptive Adults Intro to Computers


Everyone

11:00 a - 12:30 p
Adaptive Art Program
Everyone

Adaptive Art Program

Instructional art program for people with disabilities to socialize and express themselves through art.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Everyone

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Children's Sports
Child

Adaptive Children's Sports

All children are welcome in this sports program.  Each class, the kids learn new sports skills, focusing on adaptive sports.  Adaptive sports are fun, challenging and accessible for people with physical disabilities.  Examples include wheelchair basketball, power soccer, wheelchair softball, wheelchair football, beep baseball and boccia.  

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Child

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Flex Fit
Adult, Senior

Flex Fit

Take part in interval training, pylometric exercises, and strength training.  This class is for members of all ability levels. 


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 p
McCarren Tots: Scooter Time
Preschool

McCarren Tots: Scooter Time

For kids ages 18months - 5 years old.


Preschool

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Homeschool Atheltic Program
Child, Teen

Homeschool Atheltic Program


Child, Teen

1:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

2:00 p - 6:00 p
Afterschool Program
Child

Afterschool Program

Must be registered to participate.


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Children's Basketball
Child

Children's Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our open basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

For ages 6-13.


Child

3:00 p - 5:00 p
Teen Art
Teen

Teen Art


Teen

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Fitness
Teen

Teen Fitness

It's all you, teens!  The fitness room opens especially for you during these supervised hours.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:30 p
Metropolitan Basketball Practice
Child, Teen

Metropolitan Basketball Practice

Team members of the Metropolitan Pool & Recreation Center basketball team will have the opportunity to use the gymnasium to practice and perfect their basketball skills.              


Child, Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our open basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

For teens 14-17 years old.


Teen

6:30 p - 7:15 p
Boot Camp
Adult, Senior

Boot Camp

A rigorous workout designed to shed pounds!


Adult, Senior

6:30 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

7:30 p - 9:00 p
Indoor Volleyball
Everyone

Indoor Volleyball


Everyone

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Use Yorself / Circuit Training
Adult

Use Yorself / Circuit Training

Members will feel the burn of this muscle building, sculpting and toning workout using bodyweigh exercise only.


Adult

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Yoga: Vinyasa Flow
Adult, Senior, Teen

Yoga: Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa yoga is a workout that focuses on fitness and the proper timing of breath.  The workout progresses through synchronized breathing and a flow of movement from one posture to the next. 


Adult, Senior, Teen

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

7:00 a - 8:30 a
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

9:00 a - 9:45 a
CORE Fit
Adult

CORE Fit

CORE based compound training that uniquely integrates today's modern techniques used in bootcamp military training as well as combining exercises used in today's popular fitness trends.


Adult

9:00 a - 10:00 a
McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore
Family

McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore

Pre-tots engage in free play and work on gross motor and socialization skills.

For children ages 9 to 18 months.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

9:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Weight Training
Senior

Senior Weight Training

Seniors, train with an instructor who will address your individual fitness needs.


Senior

10:00 a - 11:30 a
Adaptive Day at the Movies
Family

Adaptive Day at the Movies


Family

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me
Family

McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

10:00 a - 1:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

10:15 a - 11:15 a
Flex Fit
Adult, Senior

Flex Fit

Take part in interval training, pylometric exercises, and strength training.  This class is for members of all ability levels. 


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Health and Wellness
Adult, Senior, Teen

Adaptive Health and Wellness

Get healthier and stronger, wherever you're at!  Adaptive Health and Wellness is an accessible program.  People with cognitive or physical disabilities, as well as able-bodied New Yorkers, are welcome.  Fitness instruction is crowd-sourced and will be modified each week to suit attendees.

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior, Teen

11:00 a - 2:00 p
Adaptive Adults Intro to Computers
Everyone

Adaptive Adults Intro to Computers


Everyone

11:00 a - 12:00 p
McCarren Tots: Soccer and Basketball
Family

McCarren Tots: Soccer and Basketball

Tots learn the basics of soccer and basketball, practice teamwork and most of all have fun!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

12:00 p - 1:00 p
McCarren Tots - Weebike
Child

McCarren Tots - Weebike

Take your tot age 3-5 to this learn to ride program.  Bring your own bike and help facilitate structured lessons for your child to learn to ride safely and skillfully.


Child

1:00 p - 3:00 p
N.S. Charter School Girls Sports
Teen

N.S. Charter School Girls Sports


Teen

2:00 p - 6:00 p
Afterschool Program
Child

Afterschool Program

Must be registered to participate.


Child

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Fitness
Teen

Teen Fitness

It's all you, teens!  The fitness room opens especially for you during these supervised hours.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our open basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

For teens 14-17 years old.


Teen

5:30 p - 6:30 p
Art With Ben
Adult, Senior

Art With Ben

Work art back into your life.  Learn to take your creative ideas and turn them into art!  This instructional program will get you started.


Adult, Senior

6:30 p - 7:00 p
HIIT: High Intensity Interval Training
Adult, Senior

HIIT: High Intensity Interval Training

Builds up your cardiovascular capacity through short, intense bursts of exercise referred to as intervals.


Adult, Senior

6:30 p - 7:30 p
Shape Up NYC: Zumba
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system!  The routines feature aerobic, fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy to follow dance steps. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.


Adult, Senior, Teen

6:30 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

6:30 p - 7:00 p
The Core
Adult

The Core

Fast paced circuit trining style workout, focusing on building and toning core muscle groups 


Adult

7:30 p - 9:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Boxing- Intro to the
Adult, Teen

Boxing- Intro to the

Feel powerful as you execute elements of boxing.  It's a total body workout that strengthens agility, balance and coordination.


Adult, Teen

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

7:00 a - 8:30 a
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

8:00 a - 9:00 a
A Spin Through Williamsburg copy
Adult, Senior

A Spin Through Williamsburg copy

This class is tailored to members that are new to using a spin bike and want to learn and increase their fitness.


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore
Family

McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore

Pre-tots engage in free play and work on gross motor and socialization skills.

For children ages 9 to 18 months.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Senior Stretch
Senior

Senior Stretch


Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me
Family

McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

10:00 a - 11:00 a
NY Strong: Youth Multi-Sports
Child, Preschool

NY Strong: Youth Multi-Sports


Child, Preschool

10:00 a - 1:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

11:00 a - 2:00 p
Adaptive Adults Intro to Computers
Everyone

Adaptive Adults Intro to Computers


Everyone

11:00 a - 12:30 p
Adaptive Art Program
Everyone

Adaptive Art Program

Instructional art program for people with disabilities to socialize and express themselves through art.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Everyone

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Flex Fit
Adult, Senior

Flex Fit

Take part in interval training, pylometric exercises, and strength training.  This class is for members of all ability levels. 


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 p
McCarren Tots: Scooter Time
Preschool

McCarren Tots: Scooter Time

For kids ages 18months - 5 years old.


Preschool

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Homeschool Atheltic Program
Child, Teen

Homeschool Atheltic Program


Child, Teen

1:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

2:00 p - 6:00 p
Afterschool Program
Child

Afterschool Program

Must be registered to participate.


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Children's Basketball
Child

Children's Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our open basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

For ages 6-13.


Child

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Fitness
Teen

Teen Fitness

It's all you, teens!  The fitness room opens especially for you during these supervised hours.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our open basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

For teens 14-17 years old.


Teen

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Boxing- Intro to the
Adult, Teen

Boxing- Intro to the

Feel powerful as you execute elements of boxing.  It's a total body workout that strengthens agility, balance and coordination.


Adult, Teen

6:00 p - 7:15 p
Tai Chi / Chi Kung
Everyone

Tai Chi / Chi Kung

Interested in exploring the health benefits of this soothing routine?  Tai Chi has been around for years for good reason: it unwinds stress and generates positive energy.

This class welcomes beginners.


Everyone

7:00 p - 9:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

7:15 p - 8:15 p
Heavybag Burnout
Adult

Heavybag Burnout

Boxing inspired aerobic workout designed to sculpt the arms and shoulders, as well as helping members build overall muscle endurance and providing and excellent cardio workout.


Adult

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

12:00 a - 1:00 p
McCarren Tots: Craft, Art, and Express
Preschool

McCarren Tots: Craft, Art, and Express

Little Picassos express their creativity in exciting arts and crafts projects.  Activities include painting, drawing and holiday crafts.

For children ages 2 to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Preschool

7:00 a - 8:30 a
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

8:00 a - 9:00 a
A Spin Through Williamsburg copy
Adult, Senior

A Spin Through Williamsburg copy

This class is tailored to members that are new to using a spin bike and want to learn and increase their fitness.


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore
Family

McCarren Tots - Move, Discover & Explore

Pre-tots engage in free play and work on gross motor and socialization skills.

For children ages 9 to 18 months.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

9:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Weight Training
Senior

Senior Weight Training

Seniors, train with an instructor who will address your individual fitness needs.


Senior

10:00 a - 11:30 a
Adaptive Day at the Movies
Family

Adaptive Day at the Movies


Family

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Children's Arts & Crafts For Us
Family

Children's Arts & Crafts For Us

This youth program welcomes disabled and able-bodied kids.  Each class, the kids learn new skills, like drawing and painting, to enhance creative expression through art.

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Family

10:00 a - 1:00 p
Homeschool Filmmakers Academy
Child, Teen

Homeschool Filmmakers Academy


Child, Teen

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me
Family

McCarren Tots - My Grown Up & Me

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

10:00 a - 1:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

10:00 a - 12:45 p
Tots Drive-In Movie
Preschool

Tots Drive-In Movie

Re-creating the drive in movie experience for our toddlers.


Preschool

10:30 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Health and Wellness
Adult, Senior, Teen

Adaptive Health and Wellness

Get healthier and stronger, wherever you're at!  Adaptive Health and Wellness is an accessible program.  People with cognitive or physical disabilities, as well as able-bodied New Yorkers, are welcome.  Fitness instruction is crowd-sourced and will be modified each week to suit attendees.

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior, Teen

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Children's Sports
Child

Adaptive Children's Sports

All children are welcome in this sports program.  Each class, the kids learn new sports skills, focusing on adaptive sports.  Adaptive sports are fun, challenging and accessible for people with physical disabilities.  Examples include wheelchair basketball, power soccer, wheelchair softball, wheelchair football, beep baseball and boccia.  

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Child

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Zumba
Adult, Senior

Adaptive Zumba

Join this fun class!  A no-judgment workout, this class welcomes everyone.  We will show you how fun Zumba is, no matter your level of experience!  People with disabilities are encouraged to take part. 

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 p
CORE Fit
Adult

CORE Fit

CORE based compound training that uniquely integrates today's modern techniques used in bootcamp military training as well as combining exercises used in today's popular fitness trends.


Adult

11:00 a - 12:00 p
McCarren Tots: Soccer and Basketball
Family

McCarren Tots: Soccer and Basketball

Tots learn the basics of soccer and basketball, practice teamwork and most of all have fun!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.


Family

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Adaptive Basketball
Adult, Senior, Teen

Adaptive Basketball

Adaptive Basketball is McCarren's wheelchair basketball program, open to both disabled and able-bodied New Yorkers.  Sports wheelchairs are provided, so anyone can join!  Wheelchair basketball is challenging and, most of all, fun! 

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior, Teen

1:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

2:00 p - 6:00 p
Afterschool Program
Child

Afterschool Program

Must be registered to participate.


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Chess Club
Child, Teen

Chess Club


Child, Teen

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Children's Basketball
Child

Children's Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our open basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

For ages 6-13.


Child

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Fitness
Teen

Teen Fitness

It's all you, teens!  The fitness room opens especially for you during these supervised hours.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:30 p
Metropolitan Basketball Practice
Child, Teen

Metropolitan Basketball Practice

Team members of the Metropolitan Pool & Recreation Center basketball team will have the opportunity to use the gymnasium to practice and perfect their basketball skills.              


Child, Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our open basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

For teens 14-17 years old.


Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Art With Ben
Adult, Senior

Art With Ben

Work art back into your life.  Learn to take your creative ideas and turn them into art!  This instructional program will get you started.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 6:30 p
The Core
Adult

The Core

Fast paced circuit trining style workout, focusing on building and toning core muscle groups 


Adult

6:30 p - 7:30 p
Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness
Adult

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

  • An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.


Adult

6:30 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Boxing- Intro to the
Adult, Teen

Boxing- Intro to the

Feel powerful as you execute elements of boxing.  It's a total body workout that strengthens agility, balance and coordination.


Adult, Teen

8:00 p - 9:30 p
Indoor Soccer
Family

Indoor Soccer

Teens learn to build upon their soccer skills!


Family

8:30 p - 9:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.


Adult

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:45 p

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Restorative Yoga
Adult, Senior, Teen

Restorative Yoga

Take a load off in this gentle yoga class that uses supported postures to relieve stress.


Adult, Senior, Teen

9:00 a - 4:00 p
Teen Fitness
Teen

Teen Fitness

It's all you, teens!  The fitness room opens especially for you during these supervised hours.


Teen

9:30 a - 10:30 a
Butts & Guts
Adult

Butts & Guts

Want toned ABS & Glutes? Then this is the class for you. This workout will provide members with a high intensity workout focusing on the abs, obliques, and glutes. 


Adult

10:00 a - 11:00 a
NY Strong: Youth Multi-Sports
Child, Preschool

NY Strong: Youth Multi-Sports


Child, Preschool

10:15 a - 11:15 a
Yoga: Vinyasa Flow
Adult, Senior, Teen

Yoga: Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa yoga is a workout that focuses on fitness and the proper timing of breath.  The workout progresses through synchronized breathing and a flow of movement from one posture to the next. 


Adult, Senior, Teen

11:30 a - 12:30 p
Heavybag Burnout
Adult

Heavybag Burnout

Boxing inspired aerobic workout designed to sculpt the arms and shoulders, as well as helping members build overall muscle endurance and providing and excellent cardio workout.


Adult

11:30 a - 12:30 p
Tai Chi / Chi Kung
Everyone

Tai Chi / Chi Kung

Interested in exploring the health benefits of this soothing routine?  Tai Chi has been around for years for good reason: it unwinds stress and generates positive energy.

This class welcomes beginners.


Everyone

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Zumba
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system!  The routines feature aerobic, fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy to follow dance steps. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.


Adult, Senior, Teen

12:00 p - 3:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Play table tennis with the whole family!  All ages are welcome.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.

*Parent must be present at all times


Everyone

1:00 p - 2:30 p
Street Hockey
Child

Street Hockey

Parks is offering free youth street hockey clinics for boys and girls aged 5-17. The clinics will provide instruction on how to play street hockey and tips on the importance of exercising and eating a balanced diet.

This program is currently full.  For more information, please visit the Street Hockey webpage.


Child

1:30 p - 2:30 p
Developing a Boxers Build
Adult

Developing a Boxers Build

Feel powerful as you execute elements of boxing and martial arts through punches, kicks and strikes.  It's a total body workout that strengthens agility, balance and coordination.


Adult

2:30 p - 4:00 p
N.S. Charter School Girls Sports
Teen

N.S. Charter School Girls Sports


Teen

Building Hours
Closed

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
2/8
Tuesday
2/9
Wednesday
2/10
Thursday
2/11
Friday
2/12
Saturday
2/13
Sunday
2/14

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

9:30 a - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
MM050 One-on-One Multimedia Help
Adult, Senior

MM050 One-on-One Multimedia Help

Receive one-on-one help using multimedia tools or developing your own multimedia project.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 2:00 p
DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers

People with mental and/or phsyical disabilities learn basic typing and mouse skills as well as how to open and save files, basic program functions and introduction to the internet.

This is a private class.


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 2:00 p
MM101a Intro to Photoshop
Adult, Senior

MM101a Intro to Photoshop

Photoshop is the most popular image-editing program used by graphic designers, web designers, fine artists and professional photographers. You, too, can harness the power of Photoshop to edit your photos and add artistic touches. Classes offer from CS3 to CS6, dependent on center licensing.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP105 Homework Help
Child

YP105 Homework Help

During Homework Help, youth ages 6-12 receive homework assistance and time to complete their homework on the computer.


Child

4:00 p - 5:30 p
YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum
Child

YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.


Child

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

9:30 a - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Adult, Senior

9:30 a - 11:30 a
WF050 POP Job Search
Adult, Senior

WF050 POP Job Search

A closed session to teach online job search skills to Parks Opportunity Program participants.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 2:00 p
DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers

People with mental and/or phsyical disabilities learn basic typing and mouse skills as well as how to open and save files, basic program functions and introduction to the internet.

This is a private class.


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 2:00 p
WF101 Intro to Windows 7/MS Office 2010
Adult, Senior

WF101 Intro to Windows 7/MS Office 2010

The course will introduce students to the Windows 7 operating system and cover standard Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP105 Homework Help
Child

YP105 Homework Help

During Homework Help, youth ages 6-12 receive homework assistance and time to complete their homework on the computer.


Child

4:00 p - 5:30 p
YP102 Global Partners Junior
Child

YP102 Global Partners Junior

Global Partners Junior is a global awareness program that connects New York City youth to their peers around the world. Students ages 9 to 12 participate online, following curriculum on a subject such as sustainability or global business.


Child

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

9:30 a - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
ST203 Track Your Fitness Online
Adult, Senior

ST203 Track Your Fitness Online

Stick to your fitness goals this season by tracking your exercise routine, weight, and diet. Instructors will provide individual assistance to help students explore online fitness resources during Open Access hours. 


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 2:00 p
DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers

People with mental and/or phsyical disabilities learn basic typing and mouse skills as well as how to open and save files, basic program functions and introduction to the internet.

This is a private class.


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 2:00 p
DL101a Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101a Intro to Computers

Learn typing and mouse skills, how to open and save files, basic program functions, and introductory internet tools.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP105 Homework Help
Child

YP105 Homework Help

During Homework Help, youth ages 6-12 receive homework assistance and time to complete their homework on the computer.


Child

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum
Child

YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.


Child

6:00 p - 8:00 p
MM100 Digital Painting
Adult

MM100 Digital Painting

From budding artists to experienced painters, all can practice their skills in a new environment. Using a combination of interactive digital tools, students will create beautiful artwork, digitally manipulate your images, and explore the nuances of brush and color dynamics. Take traditional painting to the next level!


Adult

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

9:30 a - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
DL000 One-on-One Help
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Help

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 2:00 p
DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers

People with mental and/or phsyical disabilities learn basic typing and mouse skills as well as how to open and save files, basic program functions and introduction to the internet.

This is a private class.


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 2:00 p
MM305 Adv Digital Video Final Cut Pro
Adult, Senior

MM305 Adv Digital Video Final Cut Pro

For practiced students, this courses will provide more intensive instruction using Final Cut Pro.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP105 Homework Help
Child

YP105 Homework Help

During Homework Help, youth ages 6-12 receive homework assistance and time to complete their homework on the computer.


Child

4:00 p - 5:30 p
YP102 Global Partners Junior
Child

YP102 Global Partners Junior

Global Partners Junior is a global awareness program that connects New York City youth to their peers around the world. Students ages 9 to 12 participate online, following curriculum on a subject such as sustainability or global business.


Child

6:00 p - 7:30 p
RY201 Interm Video Production
Teen

RY201 Interm Video Production

Develop a compelling investigation and master the art of interviewing to create your own documentary film.

Open to ages 12-18. Registration required. Apply online or contact us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov.


Teen

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

10:00 a - 1:00 p
RY201 Interm Video Production
Teen

RY201 Interm Video Production

Develop a compelling investigation and master the art of interviewing to create your own documentary film.

Open to ages 12-18. Registration required. Apply online or contact us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov.


Teen

1:00 p - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP105 Homework Help
Child

YP105 Homework Help

During Homework Help, youth ages 6-12 receive homework assistance and time to complete their homework on the computer.


Child

4:00 p - 5:30 p
YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum
Child

YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.


Child

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:45 p

10:00 a - 1:00 p
RY201 Interm Video Production
Teen

RY201 Interm Video Production

Develop a compelling investigation and master the art of interviewing to create your own documentary film.

Open to ages 12-18. Registration required. Apply online or contact us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov.


Teen

Building Hours
Closed

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