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Jackie Robinson Recreation Center

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On Wednesday, November 26, all Recreation Centers close at 6:00 p.m. for the holiday. There may be changes to your schedule, so please check with your center. On Thursday, November 27, all Recreation Centers are closed. Happy Thanksgiving!

Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
11/24
Tuesday
11/25
Wednesday
11/26
Thursday
11/27
Friday
11/28
Saturday
11/29
Sunday
11/30

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 - 11:00 a
Jazzercise Senior Aerobics
Senior

Jazzercise Senior Aerobics

Low impact aerobics to help stimulate energy.

Instructor: New York Cares


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

4:30 p - 6:00 p
Track & Field
Child, Teen

Track & Field

Instructor: Jeffrey McFarlane

Introducing kids grade 4-9 to the fun of running at a young age is a great way to help them develop healthy habits that will remain for life.  This program for athletes of all ability levels is committed to teaching the sport while making it fun.  Led by trained coaches, athletes will participate in : 50 meter spring, standing jump, ball throw, shot put, javelin throw and relays.


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Tennis Night - Youth
Child, Teen

Tennis Night - Youth

Instructors: Jeffrey McFarlane

For ages 6-13 years old: Our program goal is to stress fun, safety, and effective instruction. Helping to create an environment that promotes learning, encourages a love of the sport, and to motivate athletes to come out year after year.


Child, Teen

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Ping Pong Instructional Mondays
Child, Teen

Ping Pong Instructional Mondays

Instructor:  Charles Jones

To provide a high-quality table tennis afterschool program for the kids.  this fun and interesting program will make your child strong both physically and mentally.  It will also teach them to be skilled in sports at a young age.


Child, Teen

7:30 p - 9:00 p
Tennis Night - Adults
Adult

Tennis Night - Adults

Instructor: Jeffrey McFarlane

Our program goal is to stress fun, safety, and effective instruction. Helping to create an environment that promotes learning, encourages a love of the sport, and to motivate athletes to come out year after year.


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 - 11:00 a
Jazzercise Senior Aerobics
Senior

Jazzercise Senior Aerobics

Low impact aerobics to help stimulate energy.

Instructor: New York Cares


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

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP116 Video Game Design
Child

YP116 Video Game Design

Ever dream of making your own video games? All it takes is a combination of your imagination and dedication to RPG Maker. Your friends can play your game as the heroes you create, traverse dungeons you craft, or thwart the evil plans your villains hatched!


Child

6:30 p - 8:30 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
Basketball - Adult League Play
Adult

Basketball - Adult League Play

Program objectives include enhancing the athletic and social skills of our young adult members which will allow them to play and compete in a safe and welcome recreational atmosphere.  This program also promotes a healthy heart activity for young adult athlete's. 

Playing the game correctly under instruction, for young adults ages 18-24.

Instructors:  Charles Jones and Daniel Wilkes


Adult

Building Hours
Closed

Thanksgiving Eve

Recreation Centers will be open at regularly scheduled times but will close at 6:00 p.m.

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

Building Hours
Closed

Thanksgiving Day

Recreation Centers will be closed.

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

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP116 Video Game Design
Child

YP116 Video Game Design

Ever dream of making your own video games? All it takes is a combination of your imagination and dedication to RPG Maker. Your friends can play your game as the heroes you create, traverse dungeons you craft, or thwart the evil plans your villains hatched!


Child

7:30 p - 9:00 p
Women's Open Run Basketball

Women's Open Run Basketball

Open run pick up games.  Competitive.


7:30 p - 9:00 p
Women's Open Run Basketball

Women's Open Run Basketball

Open run pick up games.  Competitive.


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

9:30 a - 10:30 a
Shape Up NYC: Total Body Fitness
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Total Body Fitness

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.


Adult, Senior, Teen

11:00 a - 12:30 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

Building Hours
Closed

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
11/24
Tuesday
11/25
Wednesday
11/26
Thursday
11/27
Friday
11/28
Saturday
11/29
Sunday
11/30

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:00 p

9:00 a - 10:00 a
OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

10:30 a - 12:00 p
MM080 Principles of Design
Adult, Senior

MM080 Principles of Design

Learn design fundatmentals from layout basics to topography, color theory, and file types.


Adult, Senior

11:30 a - 12:30 p
DL101b Intro to Mac Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101b Intro to Mac Computers

Learn to use the Macintosh keyboard and mouse, how to open and save files, basic program functions and introductory internet tools.


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 1:30 p
DL105 Keyboard Basics
Adult, Senior

DL105 Keyboard Basics

Learn to type on the traditional alphanumeric (Qwerty) keyboard with the Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing software program.


Adult, Senior

1:30 p - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

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
RY101 Intro to Video Production
Teen

RY101 Intro to Video Production

Take a seat in the director's chair! Learn the ins and outs of the video camera, then shoot footage in a varied settings utilizing basic shooting technique.


Teen

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 Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:00 p

9:00 a - 10:30 a
OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

12:00 p - 2:00 p
MM111 Video Game Design
Adult, Senior

MM111 Video Game Design

Ever dream of making your own video games? All it takes is a combination of your imagination and dedication to RPG Maker. Your friends can play you game as the heroes you create, traverse dungeons you craft, or thwart the evil plans your villains hatched!


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

6:00 p - 8:00 p
RY101 Intro to Video Production
Teen

RY101 Intro to Video Production

Take a seat in the director's chair! Learn the ins and outs of the video camera, then shoot footage in a varied settings utilizing basic shooting technique.


Teen

8:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

Building Hours
Closed

Thanksgiving Eve

Recreation Centers will be open at regularly scheduled times but will close at 6:00 p.m.

9:00 a - 10:30 a
OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

10:30 a - 11:30 a
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

11:30 a - 2:00 p
MM104a Intro to Web Design w/ Webs.com
Adult, Senior

MM104a Intro to Web Design w/ Webs.com

Learn how to use internet tools to design and build your own website. 


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

Building Hours
Closed

Thanksgiving Day

Recreation Centers will be closed.

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:00 p

9:00 a - 10:30 a
OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

10:30 a - 11:30 a
WF105 Intro to MS Publisher 2010
Adult, Senior

WF105 Intro to MS Publisher 2010

Using Publisher, you can create brochures, newsletters, fliers, and other publications for print or web.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 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

1:00 p - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

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

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 Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

9:00 a - 12:00 p
OA100 Adult Open Access
Adult, Senior

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

12:00 p - 2:00 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

2:00 p - 4:00 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

Building Hours
Closed

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