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From Monday, November 3 to Sunday, November 9, the indoor basketball court at Brownsville Recreation Center is closed for improvements. It is expected to reopen on Monday, November 10. Please call the center at (718) 485-4633 for more information.

Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/27
Tuesday
10/28
Wednesday
10/29
Thursday
10/30
Friday
10/31
Saturday
11/1
Sunday
11/2

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

6:45 a - 7:45 a
Early Bird Walkers
Adult, Senior

Early Bird Walkers

Early morning, indoor walking class for adults and seniors who want a gentle start to the day.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 10:00 a
Oldtimers' Basketball
Senior

Oldtimers' Basketball

Seniors face off against each other in a team basketball setting.


Senior

8:00 a - 10:00 a
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.

Note: Bring your own nets and paddles.


Everyone

11:00 a - 12:30 p
Monday Movement
Adult, Senior

Monday Movement

Get the week started off right in this low-impact, chair aerobics class.  Perfect for seniors or those with limited mobility.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 1:30 p
Fitness Room Closed

Fitness Room Closed

The fitness room is closed for cleaning.


7:00 p - 8:30 p
Aerobics
Adult, Senior, Teen

Aerobics

Improve cardiovascular health by getting your heart pumping in these fast-paced exercises.


Adult, Senior, Teen

7:00 p - 8:30 p
Tae Kwon Do
Everyone

Tae Kwon Do

Learn Tae Kwon Do, a Korean martial art that combines self-defense, combat, and exercise techniques.


Everyone

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

6:45 a - 7:45 a
Early Bird Walkers
Adult, Senior

Early Bird Walkers

Early morning, indoor walking class for adults and seniors who want a gentle start to the day.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 10:00 a
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.

Note: Bring your own nets and paddles.


Everyone

9:00 a - 11:00 a
Shape Up NYC: Fitness for the Mind and Body
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Fitness for the Mind and Body

This exhilarating fitness class is designed to build physical, mental and spiritual muscle, and is adaptable to any fitness level.  This class improves joint mobility, spinal flexibility, right-left brain coordination, kinesthetic learning, cognitive function, systemic health, balance, self-esteem, confidence and playfulness. 

Instructor: Paula Sealy Edwards

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

11:30 a - 12:30 p
Theater Club
Adult, Senior

Theater Club

Work with emerging independent artists who are pioneering new approaches to music, theater, and film.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 1:30 p
Fitness Room Closed

Fitness Room Closed

The fitness room is closed for cleaning.


4:00 p - 10:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.

Note: Bring your own nets and paddles.


Everyone

6:00 p - 10:30 p
Open Basketball
Adult, Teen

Open 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, Teen

6:30 p - 8:00 p
Jujitsu
Everyone

Jujitsu

Learn the art of close combat through this Japanese martial art.  Designed to redirect an opponent's energy, it uses special grappling techniques like trapping, locks and holds.


Everyone

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Aerobics
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Aerobics

A moderate heart-pumping workout to help burn calories and improve heart health.  Continuous movement to tone and sculpt the body with great music makes it fun!  This instructor is part of NYC Parks Instructor Training Program.


Adult, Senior, Teen

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

6:45 a - 7:45 a
Early Bird Walkers
Adult, Senior

Early Bird Walkers

Early morning, indoor walking class for adults and seniors who want a gentle start to the day.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 10:00 a
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.

Note: Bring your own nets and paddles.


Everyone

9:00 a - 11:00 a
Shape Up NYC: Fitness for the Mind and Body
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Fitness for the Mind and Body

This exhilarating fitness class is designed to build physical, mental and spiritual muscle, and is adaptable to any fitness level.  This class improves joint mobility, spinal flexibility, right-left brain coordination, kinesthetic learning, cognitive function, systemic health, balance, self-esteem, confidence and playfulness. 

Instructor: Paula Sealy Edwards

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

10:00 a - 12:30 p
Senior Lounge Activities
Senior

Senior Lounge Activities

Social time with games and puzzles, movies, arts & crafts and knitting.  Open to seniors.

This class is accessible for people with disabilities.


Senior

1:00 p - 1:30 p
Fitness Room Closed

Fitness Room Closed

The fitness room is closed for cleaning.


7:00 p - 9:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Step Aerobics
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Step Aerobics

Step Aerobics is a moderate, low-intensity workout intended to help you burn calories!

Instructor: Sandra Carrero

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 - 8:30 p
Tae Kwon Do
Everyone

Tae Kwon Do

Learn Tae Kwon Do, a Korean martial art that combines self-defense, combat, and exercise techniques.


Everyone

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

6:45 a - 7:45 a
Early Bird Walkers
Adult, Senior

Early Bird Walkers

Early morning, indoor walking class for adults and seniors who want a gentle start to the day.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 10:00 a
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.

Note: Bring your own nets and paddles.


Everyone

1:00 p - 1:30 p
Fitness Room Closed

Fitness Room Closed

The fitness room is closed for cleaning.


4:00 p - 10:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.

Note: Bring your own nets and paddles.


Everyone

6:00 p - 10:30 p
Open Basketball
Adult, Teen

Open 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, Teen

6:30 p - 8:00 p
Jujitsu
Everyone

Jujitsu

Learn the art of close combat through this Japanese martial art.  Designed to redirect an opponent's energy, it uses special grappling techniques like trapping, locks and holds.


Everyone

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

6:45 a - 7:45 a
Early Bird Walkers
Adult, Senior

Early Bird Walkers

Early morning, indoor walking class for adults and seniors who want a gentle start to the day.


Adult, Senior

8:00 a - 10:00 a
Oldtimers' Basketball
Senior

Oldtimers' Basketball

Seniors face off against each other in a team basketball setting.


Senior

8:00 a - 10:00 a
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.

Note: Bring your own nets and paddles.


Everyone

9:00 a - 10:00 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

10:00 a - 11:30 a
Fun Fitness Fridays
Adult, Senior

Fun Fitness Fridays

High-impact class that combines elements of aerobics, zumba, and modern dance movements.


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 1:30 p
Fitness Room Closed

Fitness Room Closed

The fitness room is closed for cleaning.


5:00 p - 8:00 p
Roller Skating
Everyone

Roller Skating

Roller skate at Brownsville Recreation Center!  Dust off your skates and enjoy this fun pasttime in the gymnasium.


Everyone

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Yoga
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Yoga

An open level class with a focus on bringing awareness to the body through core strengthening and total body flexibility. Mats are provided (though students are encouraged to bring their own). Students should wear comfortable clothing. 

Instructor: Stefanie Joshua

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 - 8:30 p
Tae Kwon Do
Everyone

Tae Kwon Do

Learn Tae Kwon Do, a Korean martial art that combines self-defense, combat, and exercise techniques.


Everyone

Building Hours
8:00 a - 5:00 p

8:00 a - 10:30 a
Oldtimers' Basketball
Senior

Oldtimers' Basketball

Seniors face off against each other in a team basketball setting.


Senior

8:15 a - 9:15 a
Aerobics
Adult, Senior, Teen

Aerobics

Improve cardiovascular health by getting your heart pumping in these fast-paced exercises.


Adult, Senior, Teen

9:30 a - 11:30 a
Dance Class
Child

Dance Class

Kids have fun learning the art of ballet, hip hop and other dance forms.  Don't miss it!


Child

10:30 a - 12:30 p
Instructional Basketball
Child, Teen

Instructional Basketball

Learn the fundamentals of basketball through this weekend class.  All levels are welcome.


Child, Teen

12:00 p - 2:30 p
Tae Kwon Do
Everyone

Tae Kwon Do

Learn Tae Kwon Do, a Korean martial art that combines self-defense, combat, and exercise techniques.


Everyone

2:00 p - 4:00 p
Jujitsu
Everyone

Jujitsu

Learn the art of close combat through this Japanese martial art.  Designed to redirect an opponent's energy, it uses special grappling techniques like trapping, locks and holds.


Everyone

Building Hours
8:00 a - 5:00 p

8:00 a - 4:00 p
Table Tennis
Everyone

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.

Note: Bring your own nets and paddles.


Everyone

Pool Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/27
Tuesday
10/28
Wednesday
10/29
Thursday
10/30
Friday
10/31
Saturday
11/1
Sunday
11/2
There are no programs scheduled at this time, please try the next 7 days or check back later.

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/27
Tuesday
10/28
Wednesday
10/29
Thursday
10/30
Friday
10/31
Saturday
11/1
Sunday
11/2

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior 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

12:00 p - 1:30 p
ST208 Photofit!
Adult, Senior

ST208 Photofit!

PhotoFit! is a walking digital photography course that allows students to learn photography basics while exercising. We will be walking an additional ½ mile each session. By the 7th session, we will be walking 3 ½ miles to get photofit!


Adult, Senior

1:30 p - 2:30 p
DL000 One-on-One Sessions
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Sessions

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

2:30 p - 6:00 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

6:00 p - 7:00 p
MM060 Intro to Digital Photography
Adult, Senior

MM060 Intro to Digital Photography

Do you own or are considering purchasing a digital camera but don't know how to use it? Learn to navigate camera functions, improve your photography technique, and upload and share your pictures online. 


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 8:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior 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

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior 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

11:00 a - 12:30 p
DL101e Intro to Laptop Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101e Intro to Laptop Computers

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


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 2:30 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

2:30 p - 6:00 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

3:00 p - 5:00 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 - 8:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior 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

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

9:00 a - 11:00 a
WF050 POP Job Search
Adult, Senior

WF050 POP Job Search

Online Job Search


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:30 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior 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

12:30 p - 2:30 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

2:30 p - 5:00 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

6:00 p - 8:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior 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

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

9:00 a - 10:00 a
WF050 POP Job Search
Adult, Senior

WF050 POP Job Search

Online Job Search


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:30 p
ST208 Photofit!
Adult, Senior

ST208 Photofit!

PhotoFit! is a walking digital photography course that allows students to learn photography basics while exercising. We will be walking an additional ½ mile each session. By the 7th session, we will be walking 3 ½ miles to get photofit!


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 2:30 p
DL000 One-on-One Sessions
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Sessions

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

2:30 p - 6:00 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

6:00 p - 7:00 p
MM105 Intro to Print Design Fliers, Newsletters, and Menus
Adult, Senior

MM105 Intro to Print Design Fliers, Newsletters, and Menus

Design layouts for simple print publications such as fliers, newsletters and menus using Adobe InDesign.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:30 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior 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

Building Hours
7:30 a - 10:30 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior 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

11:00 a - 12:30 p
DL101e Intro to Laptop Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101e Intro to Laptop Computers

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


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 2:30 p
IT101 Intro to Computer Hardware How Computers Work
Adult, Senior, Teen

IT101 Intro to Computer Hardware How Computers Work

Investigate the nuts and bolts of the computer! Students will learn to identify computer parts and their functions.


Adult, Senior, Teen

2:00 p - 3:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

OA100 Adult/Senior 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

2:30 p - 5:00 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

Building Hours
8:00 a - 5:00 p

The computer resource center is closed to the public today.

Building Hours
8:00 a - 5:00 p

The computer resource center is closed to the public today.

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