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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Today
4/21
Tuesday
4/22
Wednesday
4/23
Thursday
4/24
Friday
4/25
Saturday
4/26

Building Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

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.


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 AM - 10:30 PM

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

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

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.


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

Building Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

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

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

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.


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 AM - 10:30 PM

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 AM - 10:30 PM

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 AM - 5:00 PM

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

Pool Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Today
4/21
Tuesday
4/22
Wednesday
4/23
Thursday
4/24
Friday
4/25
Saturday
4/26

Building Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

11:00 a - 12:45 p
Swim for Life
Adult, Senior

Swim for Life


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 1:45 p
Water Aerobics
Adult, Senior

Water Aerobics


Adult, Senior

2:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Adult Lap Swim

The swimming pool is divided into lanes for adult and senior lap swim.


Adult, Senior

3:30 p - 5:45 p
Family Swim

Family Swim

Families and children are welcome for recreational swim in the pool.


6:00 p - 7:00 p
General Adult Swim
Adult, Senior

General Adult Swim

The pool is open for recreational adult swimming.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

11:00 a - 12:45 p
Swim for Life
Adult, Senior

Swim for Life


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 1:45 p
Adult Swim Lessons
Adult

Adult Swim Lessons

Please call the center at (718) 485-4633 for more information.


Adult

2:00 p - 3:30 p
Adult Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Adult Lap Swim

The swimming pool is divided into lanes for adult and senior lap swim.


Adult, Senior

4:00 p - 4:45 p
Children Learn to Swim

Children Learn to Swim

Closed session.


4:00 p - 4:45 p
Learn to Swim

Learn to Swim

Closed session.


5:00 p - 5:55 p
Learn to Swim

Learn to Swim

Closed session.


5:00 p - 5:55 p
Swim Team Practice

Swim Team Practice

The NYC Parks swim team practices in the pool.


6:00 p - 7:00 p
General Adult Swim
Adult, Senior

General Adult Swim

The pool is open for recreational adult swimming.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

11:00 a - 12:45 p
Swim for Life
Adult, Senior

Swim for Life


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 1:45 p
Water Aerobics
Adult, Senior

Water Aerobics


Adult, Senior

2:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Adult Lap Swim

The swimming pool is divided into lanes for adult and senior lap swim.


Adult, Senior

3:30 p - 5:45 p
Family Swim

Family Swim

Families and children are welcome for recreational swim in the pool.


6:00 p - 7:00 p
General Adult Swim
Adult, Senior

General Adult Swim

The pool is open for recreational adult swimming.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

11:00 a - 12:45 p
Swim for Life
Adult, Senior

Swim for Life


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 1:45 p
Adult Swim Lessons
Adult

Adult Swim Lessons

Please call the center at (718) 485-4633 for more information.


Adult

2:00 p - 3:30 p
Adult Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Adult Lap Swim

The swimming pool is divided into lanes for adult and senior lap swim.


Adult, Senior

4:00 p - 4:45 p
Children Learn to Swim

Children Learn to Swim

Closed session.


4:00 p - 4:45 p
Learn to Swim

Learn to Swim

Closed session.


5:00 p - 5:55 p
Learn to Swim

Learn to Swim

Closed session.


5:00 p - 5:55 p
Swim Team Practice

Swim Team Practice

The NYC Parks swim team practices in the pool.


6:00 p - 7:00 p
General Adult Swim
Adult, Senior

General Adult Swim

The pool is open for recreational adult swimming.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

11:00 a - 12:45 p
Swim for Life
Adult, Senior

Swim for Life


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Adult Lap Swim

The swimming pool is divided into lanes for adult and senior lap swim.


Adult, Senior

3:30 p - 5:45 p
Family Swim

Family Swim

Families and children are welcome for recreational swim in the pool.


6:00 p - 7:00 p
General Adult Swim
Adult, Senior

General Adult Swim

The pool is open for recreational adult swimming.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

8:45 a - 1:15 p
Learn to Swim

Learn to Swim

Closed session.


11:45 a - 12:30 p
Level 1 Swim Lessons

Level 1 Swim Lessons

Please call the center at (718) 485-4633 for more information.


12:40 p - 1:25 p
Level 2 Swim Lessons

Level 2 Swim Lessons

Please call the center at (718) 485-4633 for more information.


1:35 p - 2:05 p
Tot Swim Lessons
Preschool

Tot Swim Lessons

Please call the center at (718) 485-4633 for more information.


Preschool

3:15 p - 4:50 p
Family Swim

Family Swim

Families and children are welcome for recreational swim in the pool.


3:15 p - 4:45 p
General Adult Swim
Adult, Senior

General Adult Swim

The pool is open for recreational adult swimming.


Adult, Senior

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Today
4/21
Tuesday
4/22
Wednesday
4/23
Thursday
4/24
Friday
4/25
Saturday
4/26

Building Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

10:00 a - 11:00 a
WF050: POP Job Search
Adult, Senior

WF050: POP Job Search

Online  Job Search


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 3:00 p
DL000 One-on-One Sessions
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Sessions

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

3:00 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

5:00 p - 6:00 p
RY110: Youth Made Media
Teen

RY110: Youth Made Media

Youth Made Media is City Parks Foundation's multimedia/technology afterschool program offering video production training, media literacy, new media, academic support and life skills training. Please contact Jaime Zelaya at jaime.zelaya@parks.nyc.gov for more information.


Teen

Building Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

10:00 a - 11:00 a
WF050: POP Job Search
Adult, Senior

WF050: POP Job Search

Online  Job Search


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 1:30 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

1:30 p - 3:00 p
ST120: Old Time Radio for Seniors
Adult, Senior

ST120: Old Time Radio for Seniors

Stream or download old time radio shows from the internet and learn how to transfer the downloaded files to an MP3 player.


Adult, Senior

3:00 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

5:00 p - 7:00 p
RY110: Youth Made Media
Teen

RY110: Youth Made Media

Youth Made Media is City Parks Foundation's multimedia/technology afterschool program offering video production training, media literacy, new media, academic support and life skills training. Please contact Jaime Zelaya at jaime.zelaya@parks.nyc.gov for more information.


Teen

7:00 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 AM - 10:30 PM

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

WF050: POP Job Search

Online  Job Search


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 1:30 p
DL102: Intro to the Internet
Adult, Senior

DL102: Intro to the Internet

Intro to the Internet is for novice web users.  Learn the concepts and uses of a web browser and a search engine in navigating the internet. 


Adult, Senior

1:30 p - 3:00 p
ST110: Google Earth
Adult, Senior

ST110: Google Earth

Explore the physical world through Google Earth! Discover how Google Earth can be used  for informational, educational, and recreational purposes.


Adult, Senior

3:00 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

5:00 p - 7:00 p
RY110: Youth Made Media
Teen

RY110: Youth Made Media

Youth Made Media is City Parks Foundation's multimedia/technology afterschool program offering video production training, media literacy, new media, academic support and life skills training. Please contact Jaime Zelaya at jaime.zelaya@parks.nyc.gov for more information.


Teen

7:00 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 AM - 10:30 PM

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

WF050: POP Job Search

Online  Job Search


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 1:30 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

1:30 p - 3:00 p
ST100: Special Topics Workshop
Adult, Senior

ST100: Special Topics Workshop

From Google Earth to Tracking your Fitness, explore a different special topic in today's media every week!


Adult, Senior

3:00 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

5:00 p - 7:00 p
YP104b: Digital Passport
Child

YP104b: Digital Passport

Through a combination of engaging videos, fun games, and wraparound classroom activities, Digital Passport addresses the key issues facing kids in the digital world: online safety and security, privacy, cyberbullying, copyright and creation, and finding information online.


Child

7:00 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 AM - 10:30 PM

9:00 a - 10:00 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

10:00 a - 12:00 p
MM101a: Intro to Digital Imaging (Photoshop)
Adult, Senior

MM101a: Intro to Digital Imaging (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.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 3:00 p
DL000 One-on-One Sessions
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Sessions

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

3:00 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

5:00 p - 7:00 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

5:00 p - 7:00 p
YP104b: Digital Passport
Child

YP104b: Digital Passport

Through a combination of engaging videos, fun games, and wraparound classroom activities, Digital Passport addresses the key issues facing kids in the digital world: online safety and security, privacy, cyberbullying, copyright and creation, and finding information online.


Child

7:00 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
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

11:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 1:00 p
DL106: Mouse Basics

DL106: Mouse Basics

A workshop designed for true beginners. Students will learn how to hold and maneuver the mouse, use the left and right buttons, and scroll with the wheel.


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

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

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