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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Tuesday
3/25
Wednesday
3/26
Thursday
3/27
Friday
3/28
Saturday
3/29
Sunday
3/30
Monday
3/31

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

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

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

Table Tennis

Adults can enjoy a game of table tennis.


Everyone

11:15 a - 12:15 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

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

Afterschool Program

Must be registered to participate.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Art for Us Adaptive Art Program
Everyone

Art for Us Adaptive Art Program

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

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Everyone

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Teen Soccer
Teen

Teen Soccer

Teens learn to build upon their soccer skills!


Teen

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

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

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

Table Tennis

Adults can enjoy a game of table tennis.


Everyone

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

Afterschool Program

Must be registered to participate.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Adult Art Seminar
Adult, Senior

Adult Art Seminar

Exchange creative ideas and make art at this club for adults.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Art for Us Adaptive Art Program
Everyone

Art for Us Adaptive Art Program

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

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Everyone

6:00 p - 7:00 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.

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

6:00 p - 8:00 p
Teen Night
Teen

Teen Night

Recreational and social activities just for teens!  A chance to hang out with other area teens in a social setting.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Teen

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Indoor Cycling
Adult

Indoor Cycling

Spin the pounds away in this high-intensity cycling classes!  Intervals are designed to strengthen your heart, legs and core.


Adult

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Young Adult Dodgeball
Teen

Young Adult Dodgeball


Teen

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

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

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

Adults can enjoy a game of table tennis.


Everyone

11:15 a - 12:15 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

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

Afterschool Program

Must be registered to participate.


Child

6:00 p - 7:15 p
Mixed Martial Arts/Self-Defense
Adult, Teen

Mixed Martial Arts/Self-Defense

Get fit and have fun in this combat sport that incorporates techniques from a variety of martial arts forms.  Enhance cardiovascular conditioning, muscle strength, balance, coordination and concentration in this popular modern sport.


Adult, Teen

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Kickboxing
Adult

Kickboxing

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

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 - 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

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
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Adults can enjoy a game of table tennis.


Everyone

11:00 a - 12:00 p
McCarren Tots: Craft, Art, and Express
Preschool

McCarren Tots: Craft, Art, and Express

Little Picassos express thier 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

12:00 p - 2:45 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

6:30 p - 7:30 p
Zumba (Members Only)
Adult, Senior, Teen

Zumba (Members Only)

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.


Adult, Senior, Teen

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Indoor Cycling
Adult

Indoor Cycling

Spin the pounds away in this high-intensity cycling classes!  Intervals are designed to strengthen your heart, legs and core.


Adult

8:00 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

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 - 2:30 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Adults can enjoy a game of table tennis.


Everyone

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Fit Families
Adult, Child

Fit Families

A win for parents and kids!  Parents can work out in the cardio and weight rooms while their kids participate in a fun, structured activity.  Activities are designed for kids ages 4-13 years old.


Adult, Child

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.

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

3:00 p - 4:30 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
Closed

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

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

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

Table Tennis

Adults can enjoy a game of table tennis.


Everyone

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

6:00 p - 7:00 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

6:00 p - 7:00 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.

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

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

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Tuesday
3/25
Wednesday
3/26
Thursday
3/27
Friday
3/28
Saturday
3/29
Sunday
3/30
Monday
3/31

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

12:00 p - 2:00 p
DigitalWork Application and Interview Time
Adult, Teen

DigitalWork Application and Interview Time

In our technological age, education and technical skills are the key to professional success. Individuals with certification make on average $15,000 more per year than those without.

Computer Resource Centers are seeking capable young adults for our year long to over 200 young adults ages 16-26.

Details…
FREE training leading to certification in either Adobe Creative Suite 6 or Microsoft Office 2010
For young adults ages 16-26 that are out of school, out of work, and out of options.
Training four hours a day, five days a week, for ten weeks.
40 hours of paid online work opportunity
Certification exam at no expense (usually $110)
Free 1-year membership to Parks & Recreation
Job, internship, and educational placement support
Opportunity to win a free laptop computer

Use this time to apply on our computers or interview with our staff.


Adult, Teen

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:45 p

Building Hours
Closed

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

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