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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
7/27
Tuesday
7/28
Wednesday
7/29
Thursday
7/30
Friday
7/31
Saturday
8/1
Sunday
8/2

Building Hours
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth
Adult, Teen

Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth

To provide weekly instructional sessions that cover rules and regulations for basketball. For ages 13-18 years old.


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 8:45 p
Fitness Room Access
Adult, Teen

Fitness Room Access

Open access for adults and youth 16+


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 9:30 a
Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Basketball: Adults/Seniors
Adult, Senior

Basketball: Adults/Seniors

Gymnasium is open for structured basketball practice and play.


Adult, Senior

2:00 p - 5:00 p
Basketball: Youth/Teen
Child, Teen

Basketball: Youth/Teen

Instructor:  James Brooks 

To promote peace and awareness for empowering our youth through athletics, education and non-violence.


Child, Teen

5:30 p - 8:30 p
Badminton: Adults
Adult, Senior

Badminton: Adults

Practice the mechanics of this honored sport requiring speed, agility and concentration.


Adult, Senior

5:30 p - 6:30 p
Body Awareness/Healthy Lifestyle
Teen

Body Awareness/Healthy Lifestyle

The members will learn procedure and techniques related to fitness, also progress in physical fitness and develop an active lifestyle.


Teen

6:30 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth
Adult, Teen

Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth

To provide weekly instructional sessions that cover rules and regulations for basketball. For ages 13-18 years old.


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 8:45 p
Fitness Room Access
Adult, Teen

Fitness Room Access

Open access for adults and youth 16+


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 9:30 a
Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 11:30 a
Abs and Toning
Teen

Abs and Toning

Instructor:  Ruth Mendin

Summer is around the corner, don't "waist" time.  Come and get your fitness on! 


Teen

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Basketball: Adults/Seniors
Adult, Senior

Basketball: Adults/Seniors

Gymnasium is open for structured basketball practice and play.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:30 p
DIY (Do It Yourself) Beads
Adult, Senior, Teen

DIY (Do It Yourself) Beads

Instructor: Kitty Chan 

Learn to make beaded arts and crafts, both functional and decorative.  Perfect for creating original, handmade, holiday gifts!

 


Adult, Senior, Teen

2:00 p - 5:00 p
Basketball: Youth/Teen
Child, Teen

Basketball: Youth/Teen

Instructor:  James Brooks 

To promote peace and awareness for empowering our youth through athletics, education and non-violence.


Child, Teen

5:30 p - 6:30 p
Body Awareness/Healthy Lifestyle
Teen

Body Awareness/Healthy Lifestyle

The members will learn procedure and techniques related to fitness, also progress in physical fitness and develop an active lifestyle.


Teen

5:30 p - 8:30 p
Volleyball: Adults
Adult

Volleyball: Adults

Adult volleyball takes place indoors and it's a great way to socialize and exercise.


Adult

6:00 p - 6:45 p
Abs and Toning
Teen

Abs and Toning

Instructor:  Ruth Mendin

Summer is around the corner, don't "waist" time.  Come and get your fitness on! 


Teen

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Drivers Ed Test Prep
Teen

Drivers Ed Test Prep

Instructor:  Durice Jones, Paul Hardy

To inform and prepare adults for their NYS Road Test.  Using the drivers' manual, review each chapter which will lead into a Q&A for better understanding.  After the review and Q& participants will be able to go on line and take online quizzes. 


Teen

Building Hours
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth
Adult, Teen

Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth

To provide weekly instructional sessions that cover rules and regulations for basketball. For ages 13-18 years old.


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 8:45 p
Fitness Room Access
Adult, Teen

Fitness Room Access

Open access for adults and youth 16+


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 9:30 a
Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Basketball: Adults/Seniors
Adult, Senior

Basketball: Adults/Seniors

Gymnasium is open for structured basketball practice and play.


Adult, Senior

2:00 p - 5:00 p
Basketball: Youth/Teen
Child, Teen

Basketball: Youth/Teen

Instructor:  James Brooks 

To promote peace and awareness for empowering our youth through athletics, education and non-violence.


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Al Smith Double Dutch
Child, Teen

Al Smith Double Dutch

Instructor: LaKira Marshall

To teach interested yuth and teens how to jump Double Dutch, also include workshops and discussions on leadership, hygiene, dress for success and etiguette.


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Kickboxing
Adult

Shape Up NYC: Kickboxing

Kickboxing, which combines elements of boxing, martial arts, and aerobics to provide overall physical conditioning and toning.

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

6:30 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth
Adult, Teen

Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth

To provide weekly instructional sessions that cover rules and regulations for basketball. For ages 13-18 years old.


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 8:45 p
Fitness Room Access
Adult, Teen

Fitness Room Access

Open access for adults and youth 16+


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 9:30 a
Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 11:30 a
Abs and Toning
Teen

Abs and Toning

Instructor:  Ruth Mendin

Summer is around the corner, don't "waist" time.  Come and get your fitness on! 


Teen

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Basketball: Adults/Seniors
Adult, Senior

Basketball: Adults/Seniors

Gymnasium is open for structured basketball practice and play.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:30 p
DIY (Do It Yourself) Beads
Adult, Senior, Teen

DIY (Do It Yourself) Beads

Instructor: Kitty Chan 

Learn to make beaded arts and crafts, both functional and decorative.  Perfect for creating original, handmade, holiday gifts!

 


Adult, Senior, Teen

2:00 p - 5:00 p
Basketball: Youth/Teen
Child, Teen

Basketball: Youth/Teen

Instructor:  James Brooks 

To promote peace and awareness for empowering our youth through athletics, education and non-violence.


Child, Teen

5:30 p - 6:30 p
Basketball Practice: Teens
Teen

Basketball Practice: Teens

Instructors: Paul Hardy

Fitness awareness team concept playing together building good communication skills.


Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Al Smith Double Dutch
Child, Teen

Al Smith Double Dutch

Instructor: LaKira Marshall

To teach interested yuth and teens how to jump Double Dutch, also include workshops and discussions on leadership, hygiene, dress for success and etiguette.


Child, Teen

6:30 p - 8:30 p
DYCD High School Girls
Teen

DYCD High School Girls

Women
Teen

Building Hours
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth
Adult, Teen

Basketball Clinic: Young Adults/Youth

To provide weekly instructional sessions that cover rules and regulations for basketball. For ages 13-18 years old.


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 8:45 p
Fitness Room Access
Adult, Teen

Fitness Room Access

Open access for adults and youth 16+


Adult, Teen

8:00 a - 9:30 a
Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Basketball: Adults/Seniors
Adult, Senior

Basketball: Adults/Seniors

Gymnasium is open for structured basketball practice and play.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:30 p
DIY (Do It Yourself) Beads
Adult, Senior, Teen

DIY (Do It Yourself) Beads

Instructor: Kitty Chan 

Learn to make beaded arts and crafts, both functional and decorative.  Perfect for creating original, handmade, holiday gifts!

 


Adult, Senior, Teen

12:30 p - 1:30 p
Yoga Basics
Adult, Senior

Yoga Basics

Instructor:  Ruth Mendin

Welcome to yoga! Learn the basics to get your practice started, step by step, breath by breath.  No experience necessary.

 


Adult, Senior

2:00 p - 5:00 p
Basketball: Youth/Teen
Child, Teen

Basketball: Youth/Teen

Instructor:  James Brooks 

To promote peace and awareness for empowering our youth through athletics, education and non-violence.


Child, Teen

5:30 p - 8:30 p
Summer Beach Volleyball
Teen

Summer Beach Volleyball

Summer Beach Volleyball Tournament for ages 14 and over.

Outside artificial turf field outside. 


Teen

5:30 p - 8:30 p
Volleyball: Adults
Adult

Volleyball: Adults

Adult volleyball takes place indoors and it's a great way to socialize and exercise.


Adult

6:30 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:45 p

9:00 a - 12:00 p
DYCD High School Girls
Teen

DYCD High School Girls

Women
Teen

9:00 a - 4:45 p
Fitness Room Access
Adult, Teen

Fitness Room Access

Open access for adults and youth 16+


Adult, Teen

9:00 a - 10:30 a
Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 11:30 a
Cartooning
Teen

Cartooning

Instructor:  Kitty Chan 

Drawing animals: bear, beaver, bird, bison, skunk, owl, clam, oyster, crab, dolphin, and duck.  Zoo animals: hippo, lion, monkey, tiger, penguin, walrus, turtle, porcupine, parrot.


Teen

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Basketball Instruction: Boys/Girls
Child, Teen

Basketball Instruction: Boys/Girls

Instructor:  James Brooks, Paul Hardy

Basketball tournament every Saturday, teams will be playing competitive games against each other while having fun. Teens 12 and under.


Child, Teen

12:30 p - 1:30 p
Print 2 Script Writing Wokshop
Adult, Child, Teen

Print 2 Script Writing Wokshop

Instructor: Lakira Marshall

Participants will practice improving manuscript (print) writing and cursive writing through worksheets, short story writing and poem contest. 


Adult, Child, Teen

2:00 p - 4:30 p
Volleyball: Teen
Teen

Volleyball: Teen

Instructor: LaKira Marshall

Teens are welcome in this interdisciplinary, instructional volleyball class.  In the class, the teens will practice and enhance their volleyball skills, with the theme of promoting peace, awareness and empowerment through education and non-violence while having fun.


Teen

2:30 p - 4:00 p
Kids Painting
Everyone

Kids Painting

Instructor: Sandi Higgins

Have fun with colors and explore painting to express yourself on paper.  Each week we will look at famous paintings from different artists and try to paint according to that theme or style, i.e. flowers, landscapes, self-portraits, cityscapes.  Participants will also have the oportunity to paint free style in every class.


Everyone

Building Hours
Closed

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
7/27
Tuesday
7/28
Wednesday
7/29
Thursday
7/30
Friday
7/31
Saturday
8/1
Sunday
8/2

Building Hours
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 1:30 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

10:30 a - 11:30 a
DL104 Exploring the Internet
Adult, Senior

DL104 Exploring the Internet

Learn the concepts and uses of a web browser and a search engine in navigating the internet. Improve your internet search skills by learning how to effectively use keywords and online research tools. Topics may include: travel, weather, health, reviews, and legal and financial resources.


Adult, Senior

11:30 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 - 1:30 p
DL101b Intro to Apple Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101b Intro to Apple Computers

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


Adult, Senior

1:30 p - 2:00 p
DL000 One-on-One Help
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Help

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

2:30 p - 4:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/


Child

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/

Private session for Parks Summer Camp.


Child

6:00 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
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 1:30 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

10:30 a - 12:00 p
IT101 Intro to Computer Hardware
Adult, Senior

IT101 Intro to Computer Hardware

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


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 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 - 1:30 p
IT100a Intro to PC Computer Maintenance
Adult, Senior

IT100a Intro to PC Computer Maintenance

"Keep your computer running smoothly! Learn how to fix errors, run diagnostic tests, and install software updates.


Adult, Senior

1:30 p - 2:00 p
DL000 One-on-One Help
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Help

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

2:30 p - 4:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/


Child

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/

Private session for Parks Summer Camp.


Child

6:00 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
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 1:30 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

10:30 a - 12:00 p
MM101a Intro to Photoshop
Adult, Senior

MM101a Intro to 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. Classes offer from CS3 to CS6, dependent on center licensing.


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 1:30 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

2:30 p - 4:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/


Child

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/

Private session for Parks Summer Camp.


Child

6:00 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
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 1:30 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

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

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

DL102 Keyboard and Mouse Basics copy

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

12:30 p - 1:30 p
DL000 One-on-One Help
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Help

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

2:30 p - 4:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/


Child

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/

Private session for Parks Summer Camp.


Child

6:00 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
8:00 a - 8:45 p

8:00 a - 1:30 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

2:30 p - 4:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/


Child

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/

Private session for Parks Summer Camp.


Child

6:00 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
9:00 a - 4:45 p

9:00 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

10:00 a - 12:00 p
DL101d Intro to Computers (Mandarin)
Adult, Senior

DL101d Intro to Computers (Mandarin)

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


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 2:30 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

2:30 p - 4:30 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

Building Hours
Closed

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