St. John’s Recreation Center
1251 Prospect Place
Brooklyn, NY 11213
Cross Streets: Between Troy and Schenectady Avenues
Directions via Google Maps
Located in St. John's Recreation Center
Center Manager: Steve Groce
Deputy Center Manager: Lawrence James
Phone: (718) 771-2787
Fax: (718) 771-2693
This is an Accessible Recreation Center.
Are you between the ages of 25-61? Bring your new IDNYC card to any Recreation Center and get 10% off your membership when you sign up. Take fitness classes, join sports leagues, swim in our pools, run on our indoor tracks and more.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday:
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday: 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 9:45 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Members must bring a strong/sturdy key lock and secure their belongings in the lockers.
Management reserves the right to amend all schedules & room availabilities without prior notice.
Please note: This facility shuts its doors at closing time. Some activities may shut down 15 minutes early.
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.
Recreation Center Membership Gift Cards
Give the Gift of Sports, Fitness and Fun!
Purchase a Recreation Center Membership Gift Card, and share the joy of health with a family member, friend, or loved one. Gift Cards may be redeemed at any one of Parks' 35 recreation centers across New York City.
Pool (Indoor) (1)
Basketball Court (Indoor) (3)
Locker Room (2)
Teen Room (1)
Computer Resource Center (1)
Athletic Field (3)
Pool Table (1)
Fitness Room (2)