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St. John’s Recreation Center

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The swimming pool at St. John's Recreation Center is closed from approximately September 1 through September 13 due to repair work. For further information, please call the center at (718) 771-2787.

Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
9/1
Tuesday
9/2
Wednesday
9/3
Thursday
9/4
Friday
9/5
Saturday
9/6
Sunday
9/7

Building Hours
Closed

Labor Day

Recreation Centers will be closed.

There are no public programs at this Recreation Center today.

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

7:00 a - 8:00 a
Fitness Rooms
Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open especially for seniors.


Senior

8:00 a - 2:30 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 2:30 p
Gymnasium
Adult, Senior

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for adults.  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, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Chi Kung
Adult, Senior

Chi Kung

Chi Kung is similar to Tai Chi, using breath and energy flow to achieve health.  Used commonly in Traditional Chinese Medicine to relieve stress and improve balance and coordination.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 2:45 p
Billiards
Adult, Senior

Billiards

The billiard room is open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 2:00 p
Quilting
Adult, Senior

Quilting

Learn the art of quilting, which uses a needle and thread to join layers of material.  Quilters can make images or a patchwork of colors.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Tai Chi
Adult, Senior

Tai Chi

This Chinese martial art relaxes the body by aligning breath with a series of movements.  It is believed to improve cardiovascular fitness, balance and flexibility and relieve stress.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Zumba
Adult, Senior

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

1:00 p - 2:00 p
Cardio Jump
Adult, Senior

Cardio Jump

A great add on to any cardio or weight loss workout! Consists of basic to advanced jump rope moves, with plyometric, body weight, strength and core exercise sequences.

The program will help improve cardio endurance and strength. All levels of fitness are welcome.

Instructor: Nabowire Stokes

Dance Room


Adult, Senior

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

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are available for teens ages 16 - 17 years old only.


Teen

3:00 p - 5:45 p
Gymnasium
Child, Teen

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for kids and teens to use.  They can practice basketball and get fit while having fun!


Child, Teen

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Turn 2 Afterschool Program
Child, Teen

Turn 2 Afterschool Program

The St. John's Turn 2 Afterschool Program is available at no cost for children ages 6-12. A structured schedule of activities has been implemented that offer the children the following: homework assistance, arts and crafts projects, performing arts, fitness and life skills workshops, and seasonal special events. In addition, the children are provided with daily healthy snacks.

The Afterschool Program begins in mid-September and continues through to the end of June. Children must be registered for the program. Parents/guardians must complete a registration package and submit a copy of their child's birth certificate and updated medical form.

Click here for additional information.


Child, Teen

3:30 p - 5:45 p
TEEN Fitness Class
Teen

TEEN Fitness Class

Get in shape and meet other teens!

Instructor: Shakeem Snipe

Weight Room


Teen

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Billiards
Adult, Senior

Billiards

The billiard room is open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Gymnasium
Adult, Senior

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for adults.  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, Senior

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

7:00 a - 8:00 a
Fitness Rooms
Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open especially for seniors.


Senior

8:00 a - 2:30 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 2:30 p
Gymnasium
Adult, Senior

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for adults.  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, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Adults' Power Walk
Adult, Senior

Adults' Power Walk

Experience walking for exercise!  Power walking, if executed properly, is just as effective as jogging with less impact on the joints.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 2:45 p
Billiards
Adult, Senior

Billiards

The billiard room is open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Aerobics
Senior

Senior Aerobics

A low intensity, heart-pumping workout combining strength and toning exercises to help burn calories and improve heart health.


Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Sit Aerobics
Adult, Senior

Sit Aerobics

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

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

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are available for teens ages 16 - 17 years old only.


Teen

3:00 p - 5:45 p
Gymnasium
Child, Teen

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for kids and teens to use.  They can practice basketball and get fit while having fun!


Child, Teen

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Turn 2 Afterschool Program
Child, Teen

Turn 2 Afterschool Program

The St. John's Turn 2 Afterschool Program is available at no cost for children ages 6-12. A structured schedule of activities has been implemented that offer the children the following: homework assistance, arts and crafts projects, performing arts, fitness and life skills workshops, and seasonal special events. In addition, the children are provided with daily healthy snacks.

The Afterschool Program begins in mid-September and continues through to the end of June. Children must be registered for the program. Parents/guardians must complete a registration package and submit a copy of their child's birth certificate and updated medical form.

Click here for additional information.


Child, Teen

3:30 p - 5:45 p
TEEN Fitness Class
Teen

TEEN Fitness Class

Get in shape and meet other teens!

Instructor: Shakeem Snipe

Weight Room


Teen

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Billiards
Adult, Senior

Billiards

The billiard room is open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

8:30 p - 9:30 p
Gymnasium
Adult, Senior

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for adults.  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, Senior

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

7:00 a - 8:00 a
Fitness Rooms
Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open especially for seniors.


Senior

8:00 a - 2:30 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 2:30 p
Gymnasium
Adult, Senior

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for adults.  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, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Chi Kung
Adult, Senior

Chi Kung

Chi Kung is similar to Tai Chi, using breath and energy flow to achieve health.  Used commonly in Traditional Chinese Medicine to relieve stress and improve balance and coordination.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 2:45 p
Billiards
Adult, Senior

Billiards

The billiard room is open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 2:00 p
Quilting
Adult, Senior

Quilting

Learn the art of quilting, which uses a needle and thread to join layers of material.  Quilters can make images or a patchwork of colors.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Tai Chi
Adult, Senior

Tai Chi

This Chinese martial art relaxes the body by aligning breath with a series of movements.  It is believed to improve cardiovascular fitness, balance and flexibility and relieve stress.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Stretch and Flex
Adult, Senior

Stretch and Flex

The body depends upon movement to stay healthy. Through active stretching, the body is able to perform longer and better, as well as remain pain and injury free. Stretching also maintains the quality of involuntary body functions such as keeping the blood flowing, food digestion, and eyes moisturized.

This program is beneficial for those who are active, not so active, or sedentary.

Instructor: Nabowire Stokes


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 12:30 p
Abs in 30
Adult, Senior, Teen

Abs in 30

This class offers 30 minutes of intense ab workouts.


Adult, Senior, Teen

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

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are available for teens ages 16 - 17 years old only.


Teen

3:00 p - 5:45 p
Gymnasium
Child, Teen

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for kids and teens to use.  They can practice basketball and get fit while having fun!


Child, Teen

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Turn 2 Afterschool Program
Child, Teen

Turn 2 Afterschool Program

The St. John's Turn 2 Afterschool Program is available at no cost for children ages 6-12. A structured schedule of activities has been implemented that offer the children the following: homework assistance, arts and crafts projects, performing arts, fitness and life skills workshops, and seasonal special events. In addition, the children are provided with daily healthy snacks.

The Afterschool Program begins in mid-September and continues through to the end of June. Children must be registered for the program. Parents/guardians must complete a registration package and submit a copy of their child's birth certificate and updated medical form.

Click here for additional information.


Child, Teen

3:30 p - 5:45 p
TEEN Fitness Class
Teen

TEEN Fitness Class

Get in shape and meet other teens!

Instructor: Shakeem Snipe

Weight Room


Teen

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Billiards
Adult, Senior

Billiards

The billiard room is open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Cardio Jump
Adult, Senior

Cardio Jump

A great add on to any cardio or weight loss workout! Consists of basic to advanced jump rope moves, with plyometric, body weight, strength and core exercise sequences.

The program will help improve cardio endurance and strength. All levels of fitness are welcome.

Instructor: Nabowire Stokes

Dance Room


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Gymnasium
Adult, Senior

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for adults.  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, Senior

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

7:00 a - 8:00 a
Fitness Rooms
Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open especially for seniors.


Senior

8:00 a - 2:30 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 2:30 p
Gymnasium
Adult, Senior

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for adults.  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, Senior

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Adults' Power Walk
Adult, Senior

Adults' Power Walk

Experience walking for exercise!  Power walking, if executed properly, is just as effective as jogging with less impact on the joints.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 2:45 p
Billiards
Adult, Senior

Billiards

The billiard room is open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Sit Aerobics
Adult, Senior

Sit Aerobics

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

11:30 a - 12:30 p
Shape Up NYC: Zumba
Adult, Senior

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

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

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are available for teens ages 16 - 17 years old only.


Teen

3:00 p - 5:45 p
Gymnasium
Child, Teen

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for kids and teens to use.  They can practice basketball and get fit while having fun!


Child, Teen

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Turn 2 Afterschool Program
Child, Teen

Turn 2 Afterschool Program

The St. John's Turn 2 Afterschool Program is available at no cost for children ages 6-12. A structured schedule of activities has been implemented that offer the children the following: homework assistance, arts and crafts projects, performing arts, fitness and life skills workshops, and seasonal special events. In addition, the children are provided with daily healthy snacks.

The Afterschool Program begins in mid-September and continues through to the end of June. Children must be registered for the program. Parents/guardians must complete a registration package and submit a copy of their child's birth certificate and updated medical form.

Click here for additional information.


Child, Teen

3:30 p - 5:30 p
TEEN Fitness Class
Teen

TEEN Fitness Class

Get in shape and meet other teens!

Instructor: Shakeem Snipe

Weight Room


Teen

5:30 p - 9:30 p
Youth Basketball League
Child, Teen

Youth Basketball League

The gymnasium is open for the Youth Basketball League.  Please call the center for more information.


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Billiards
Adult, Senior

Billiards

The billiard room is open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 9:45 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 5:00 p

8:00 a - 4:45 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 12:00 p
Karate
Child, Teen

Karate

This Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense.  A deeply ethical fighting tradition, it incorporates philosophical and physical elements.


Child, Teen

10:00 a - 4:30 p
Gymnasium
Child, Teen

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for kids and teens to use.  They can practice basketball and get fit while having fun!


Child, Teen

10:00 a - 4:30 p
Youth Basketball League
Child, Teen

Youth Basketball League

The gymnasium is open for the Youth Basketball League.  Please call the center for more information.


Child, Teen

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Family Stretch and Conditioning
Everyone

Family Stretch and Conditioning


Everyone

12:00 p - 2:30 p
Karate
Adult, Senior

Karate

This Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense.  A deeply ethical fighting tradition, it incorporates philosophical and physical elements.


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 3:30 p
Fit Assist
Adult, Senior

Fit Assist

This class offers workout equipment assistance for adults unfamiliar or uncomfortable with using exercise machines. People of all fitness levels can learn how to get the most out of their workouts. 


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 4:30 p
Math Help
Child, Teen

Math Help

Math help is available for kids and teens.


Child, Teen

Building Hours
8:00 a - 4:00 p

8:00 a - 3:45 p
Fitness Rooms
Adult, Senior

Fitness Rooms

The fitness rooms are open for adults and seniors.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 9:30 a
Gymnasium
Adult, Senior

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for adults.  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, Senior

9:30 a - 12:00 p
Gymnasium
Child, Teen

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for kids and teens to use.  They can practice basketball and get fit while having fun!


Child, Teen

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Morning Stretch
Adult, Senior, Teen

Morning Stretch

Active stretching allows the body to perform longer and better. This class uses stretching to keep the body active for members of all levels of fitness.


Adult, Senior, Teen

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Core Focus
Adult, Senior, Teen

Core Focus

Core exercises train the muscles in your pelvis, lower back, hips and abdomen to work in harmony. The program will sculpt and strengthen your core, achieving better balance and stability.

Instructor: Nabowire Stokes

Dance Room


Adult, Senior, Teen

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Zumba
Adult, Senior

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.

Instructor: Laci Chisholm

Sunday: Gym, Saturday: Activity Room


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 1:30 p
Gymnasium
Child, Teen

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for kids and teens to use.  They can practice basketball and get fit while having fun!


Child, Teen

1:00 p - 4:00 p
Fit Assist
Adult, Senior

Fit Assist

This class offers workout equipment assistance for adults unfamiliar or uncomfortable with using exercise machines. People of all fitness levels can learn how to get the most out of their workouts. 


Adult, Senior

1:30 p - 3:45 p
Gymnasium
Adult, Senior

Gymnasium

The gymnasium is open especially for adults.  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, Senior

Pool Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
9/1
Tuesday
9/2
Wednesday
9/3
Thursday
9/4
Friday
9/5
Saturday
9/6
Sunday
9/7

Building Hours
Closed

Labor Day

Recreation Centers will be closed.

The pool is closed to the public today.

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

The pool is closed to the public today.

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

The pool is closed to the public today.

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

The pool is closed to the public today.

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

The pool is closed to the public today.

Building Hours
8:00 a - 5:00 p

9:30 a - 11:00 a
Aquatics Team

Aquatics Team

The swimming pool is used by Aquatics staff and is closed to members during this time.


Building Hours
8:00 a - 4:00 p

The pool is closed to the public today.

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
9/1
Tuesday
9/2
Wednesday
9/3
Thursday
9/4
Friday
9/5
Saturday
9/6
Sunday
9/7

Building Hours
Closed

Labor Day

Recreation Centers will be closed.

The computer resource center is closed to the public today.

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Room 1: OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

Room 1: OA100 Adult Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.              


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 12:00 p
Room 2: WF400a TechOpps
Adult, Teen

Room 2: WF400a TechOpps

An intensive 7-week curriculum that develops skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word 2010 to become a certified Microsoft Office Specialist.


Adult, Teen

1:00 p - 5:00 p
Room 2: OT100 Teen Open Access
Teen

Room 2: OT100 Teen Open Access

During Teen Open Access hours, users ages 13-17 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Teen

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Room 1: OY100 Youth Open Access
Child

Room 1: OY100 Youth Open Access

During Youth Open Access hours, users ages 6-12 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Child

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Room 1: OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

Room 1: OA100 Adult Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.              


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 12:00 p
Room 2: WF400a TechOpps
Adult, Teen

Room 2: WF400a TechOpps

An intensive 7-week curriculum that develops skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word 2010 to become a certified Microsoft Office Specialist.


Adult, Teen

1:00 p - 5:00 p
Room 2: OT100 Teen Open Access
Teen

Room 2: OT100 Teen Open Access

During Teen Open Access hours, users ages 13-17 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Teen

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Room 1: OY100 Youth Open Access
Child

Room 1: OY100 Youth Open Access

During Youth Open Access hours, users ages 6-12 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Child

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Room 1: OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

Room 1: OA100 Adult Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.              


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 12:00 p
Room 2: WF400a TechOpps
Adult, Teen

Room 2: WF400a TechOpps

An intensive 7-week curriculum that develops skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word 2010 to become a certified Microsoft Office Specialist.


Adult, Teen

1:00 p - 5:00 p
Room 2: OT100 Teen Open Access
Teen

Room 2: OT100 Teen Open Access

During Teen Open Access hours, users ages 13-17 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Teen

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Room 1: OY100 Youth Open Access
Child

Room 1: OY100 Youth Open Access

During Youth Open Access hours, users ages 6-12 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Child

Building Hours
7:00 a - 10:00 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Room 1: OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

Room 1: OA100 Adult Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.              


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 12:00 p
Room 2: WF400a TechOpps
Adult, Teen

Room 2: WF400a TechOpps

An intensive 7-week curriculum that develops skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word 2010 to become a certified Microsoft Office Specialist.


Adult, Teen

9:00 a - 12:00 p
Room 2: WF400b DigitalWork Adobe CS6
Adult, Senior

Room 2: WF400b DigitalWork Adobe CS6

An intensive, project-based curriculum that develops skills in design and print production using Adobe CS6 tools to become an Adobe Certified Associate.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Room 1: OY100 Youth Open Access
Child

Room 1: OY100 Youth Open Access

During Youth Open Access hours, users ages 6-12 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.


Child

Building Hours
8:00 a - 5:00 p

The computer resource center is closed to the public today.

Building Hours
8:00 a - 4:00 p

The computer resource center is closed to the public today.

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