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Jackie Robinson Recreation Center

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In remembrance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 25, all Recreation Centers are operating on a reduced schedule of 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Therefore, some program times may change. Please contact your center directly regarding any schedule changes.

Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
5/25
Tuesday
5/26
Wednesday
5/27
Thursday
5/28
Friday
5/29
Saturday
5/30
Sunday
5/31

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

Memorial Day

Recreation Centers will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

10:00 a - 2:00 p
Mind, Body & Spirit Senior Program
Senior

Mind, Body & Spirit Senior Program

In collaboration with Presbyterian Senior Services the goal of this program is to offer a diverse schedule of activities that will encourage retention and focus on various aspects of senior health and improved quality of life, under the frame work Mind, Body and the Spirit.

Instructor: Rich Martinez and Jessica Vazquez


Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:00 p

9:00 a - 8:45 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

The fitness room is open for use.


Everyone

10:00 a - 2:00 p
Mind, Body & Spirit Senior Program
Senior

Mind, Body & Spirit Senior Program

In collaboration with Presbyterian Senior Services the goal of this program is to offer a diverse schedule of activities that will encourage retention and focus on various aspects of senior health and improved quality of life, under the frame work Mind, Body and the Spirit.

Instructor: Rich Martinez and Jessica Vazquez


Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Toddlers Program
Preschool

Toddlers Program

Teaching participants the fundamental skill and gross motor development through sports, while engaging in healty physical playtime activities - ages 2.5-5 year olds.

Instructor: Jeffrey McFarlane and Lynette Chisolm


Preschool

3:00 p - 6:00 p
NYC Parks Afterschool Program
Child

NYC Parks Afterschool Program

Open to children ages 6-13, this NYC Parks Afterschool Program is sponsored by the Turn 2 Foundation.  It offers activities including arts and crafts, sports, educational activities, trips and computer use.  Registration is free.

For more information regarding the Afterschool Program, or to register, please click here.


Child

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Boy's Youth Basketball Clinic
Teen

Boy's Youth Basketball Clinic

Open run  for ages 15-17 years old.


Teen

6:30 p - 7:30 p
Shape Up NYC: Aerobics
Everyone

Shape Up NYC: Aerobics

Informed by the latest finding in exercise science and functional exercises, instructors focus on strengthening and fine tuning major muscle groups. Free to Public. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

Instructor: Senora Williams

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.


Everyone

7:30 p - 9:00 p
Adult Men's Basketball
Adult

Adult Men's Basketball

Open competitive pick up games.

Instructors:  Charles Jones


Adult

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:00 p

9:00 a - 8:45 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

The fitness room is open for use.


Everyone

10:00 a - 2:00 p
Mind, Body & Spirit Senior Program
Senior

Mind, Body & Spirit Senior Program

In collaboration with Presbyterian Senior Services the goal of this program is to offer a diverse schedule of activities that will encourage retention and focus on various aspects of senior health and improved quality of life, under the frame work Mind, Body and the Spirit.

Instructor: Rich Martinez and Jessica Vazquez


Senior

10:30 a - 12:00 p
Senior Women's Basketball
Senior

Senior Women's Basketball

Seniors' physical and mental fitness is encouraged through a combination of basketball training and aerobic exercises.

Instructor:  Charles Jones


Senior

1:00 p - 2:00 p
Senior Pickle Ball
Senior

Senior Pickle Ball

An exciting and fun game that is very similar to Tennis but played with a plastic ball and racquet ball paddles.


Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
NYC Parks Afterschool Program
Child

NYC Parks Afterschool Program

Open to children ages 6-13, this NYC Parks Afterschool Program is sponsored by the Turn 2 Foundation.  It offers activities including arts and crafts, sports, educational activities, trips and computer use.  Registration is free.

For more information regarding the Afterschool Program, or to register, please click here.


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Global Charter Community School
Child

Global Charter Community School

Global Community Charter school students ages 6-11 years old utilize gymnasium to participate varius sporting activities.

Instructors: Jeffrey McFarlane, Charles Jones


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
LTP Table Tennis
Adult, Child, Teen

LTP Table Tennis

Learn to play tennis properly.

Instructors: Charles Jones


Adult, Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Volleyball: Girl's Youth
Teen

Volleyball: Girl's Youth

To enhance the athletic skills of our female youth which will allow them to play and compete for college scholarships, provide them with a good understanding of the game of volleyball, field competitive teams in city-wide tournaments, and most importantly produce young athletes with life skills (good work ethic, cooperation, self-confidence, spirituality, knowing how and when to have fun) that have been enhanced through their participation in volleyball.


Teen

7:30 p - 9:00 p
Women's Basketball
Adult

Women's Basketball

Game play instructional and competitive open play.


Adult

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:00 p

9:00 a - 8:45 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

The fitness room is open for use.


Everyone

10:00 a - 2:00 p
Mind, Body & Spirit Senior Program
Senior

Mind, Body & Spirit Senior Program

In collaboration with Presbyterian Senior Services the goal of this program is to offer a diverse schedule of activities that will encourage retention and focus on various aspects of senior health and improved quality of life, under the frame work Mind, Body and the Spirit.

Instructor: Rich Martinez and Jessica Vazquez


Senior

1:00 p - 2:00 p
Bodies In Motion Line Dancing
Senior

Bodies In Motion Line Dancing

Senior members dance and exercise to Motown's greatest hits.

Instructor:  LaSharn Cooper


Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
NYC Parks Afterschool Program
Child

NYC Parks Afterschool Program

Open to children ages 6-13, this NYC Parks Afterschool Program is sponsored by the Turn 2 Foundation.  It offers activities including arts and crafts, sports, educational activities, trips and computer use.  Registration is free.

For more information regarding the Afterschool Program, or to register, please click here.


Child

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Boy's Youth Basketball Clinic
Teen

Boy's Youth Basketball Clinic

Open run  for ages 15-17 years old.


Teen

6:30 p - 8:00 p
Young Authors & Bedtime Stories w/ New York Cares
Child

Young Authors & Bedtime Stories w/ New York Cares

Children learn reading and writing skills and study American Folklore.


Child

7:30 p - 9:00 p
Adult Men's Basketball
Adult

Adult Men's Basketball

Open competitive pick up games.

Instructors:  Charles Jones


Adult

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:00 p

9:00 a - 8:45 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

The fitness room is open for use.


Everyone

3:00 p - 6:00 p
NYC Parks Afterschool Program
Child

NYC Parks Afterschool Program

Open to children ages 6-13, this NYC Parks Afterschool Program is sponsored by the Turn 2 Foundation.  It offers activities including arts and crafts, sports, educational activities, trips and computer use.  Registration is free.

For more information regarding the Afterschool Program, or to register, please click here.


Child

6:00 p - 8:00 p
Culinary Explorers w/ New York Cares
Teen

Culinary Explorers w/ New York Cares

Youth will learn how to prepare and cook healthy meals and the importance of nutrition and a healthy diet.


Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Youth Soccer
Child, Teen

Youth Soccer

Learn to play soccer with Recreation Specialist Jeffrey McFarlane.


Child, Teen

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

9:00 a - 4:45 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

The fitness room is open for use.


Everyone

10:00 a - 12:00 p
Youth Basketball Clinic: 8-14 years
Child, Teen

Youth Basketball Clinic: 8-14 years

To teach fundamentals, skills, and concepts of basketball.  Each attendant will be given individual and group instruction.  Attendants will be grouped according to playing abilities and experience for all instructional sessions.

Instructor:  Charles Jones


Child, Teen

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Salsa Dance
Adult, Senior

Salsa Dance

Combines Latin dance moves for a fun, dynamic workout. Membership required.

Instructor:  Luther Wynter - Center Member


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 2:00 p
Youth Soccer
Child, Teen

Youth Soccer

Learn to play soccer with Recreation Specialist Jeffrey McFarlane.


Child, Teen

2:00 p - 3:30 p
Netball: Women's
Adult

Netball: Women's

Women will engage in and learn the new national sport of Netball which is very similar to basketball.  Game play instructional and competitive open play.

Women
Adult

3:30 p - 4:45 p
Adult Cricket
Adult

Adult Cricket

Come learn the game of Cricket.  6 on 6 team play in our gymnasium.


Adult

Building Hours
Closed

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
5/25
Tuesday
5/26
Wednesday
5/27
Thursday
5/28
Friday
5/29
Saturday
5/30
Sunday
5/31

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

Memorial Day

Recreation Centers will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

9:00 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

10:00 a - 11:00 a
DL107 Intro to Email
Adult, Senior

DL107 Intro to Email

Learn how to set up, organize, and manage an email account, how to put items into the text body of an email, send and receive links and attachments, and more.


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 2:00 p
DL106 Web 2.0 Social Networking
Adult, Senior

DL106 Web 2.0 Social Networking

What are Twitter, Tumblr, Weebly, Google Drive, Facebook, Flickr and You Tube? Web 2.0 will teach you about various forms and methods of information sharing.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 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
9:00 a - 9:00 p

9:00 a - 10:30 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

10:30 a - 11:30 a
DL102 Keyboard and Mouse Basics
Adult, Senior

DL102 Keyboard and Mouse Basics

Learn to type on the traditional alphanumeric (Qwerty) keyboard. Hold and maneuver the mouse, use the left and right buttons, and scroll with the wheel.


Adult, Senior

11:30 a - 1:00 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

1:00 p - 2:00 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

3:00 p - 4:00 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

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP215 KidsCode!
Child

YP215 KidsCode!

The trend in teaching young people to write program code has hit CRCs. We are using the code.org tools, paper, pencil, and "hourofcode" tools to teach kids how to program.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
OY100 Youth Open Access
Child

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

7:00 p - 8:00 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

8:00 p - 9:00 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
9:00 a - 9:00 p

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

1:00 p - 1:00 p
DL000 One-on-One Help
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Help

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 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

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP201a Recyclone
Child

YP201a Recyclone

Kids utilize creativity and design skills to craft a comic book hero in this course that teaches them to value a clean environment and promote recycling.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
OY100 Youth Open Access
Child

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

7:00 p - 8:00 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

8:00 p - 9:00 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
9:00 a - 9:00 p

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
ST170 Mobile Media Workshops
Adult, Senior

ST170 Mobile Media Workshops

Learn about your own technology! Come in and ask about your product. Whether it's a cellphone, laptop, or tablet, a CRC coordinator can help!   


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 1:00 p
DL000 One-on-One Help
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Help

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 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

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP102 Global Partners Jr
Child

YP102 Global Partners Jr

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 - 7:00 p
OY100 Youth Open Access
Child

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

7:00 p - 8:00 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

8:00 p - 9:00 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
9:00 a - 9:00 p

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

11:00 a - 1:00 p
MM106c Intro to Digital Video-iMovie
Adult, Senior

MM106c Intro to Digital Video-iMovie

Develop basic video production skills to craft your own narrative or documentary film using IMovie video editing software.


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 2:00 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

3:00 p - 4:00 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

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP215 KidsCode!
Child

YP215 KidsCode!

The trend in teaching young people to write program code has hit CRCs. We are using the code.org tools, paper, pencil, and "hourofcode" tools to teach kids how to program.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
OY100 Youth Open Access
Child

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

7:00 p - 8:00 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

8:00 p - 9:00 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
9:00 a - 5:00 p

9:00 a - 4:00 p
OO100 All Ages Open Access
Everyone

OO100 All Ages Open Access

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


Everyone

Building Hours
Closed

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