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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Today
4/18
Saturday
4/19
Sunday
4/20
Monday
4/21
Tuesday
4/22
Wednesday
4/23

Building Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

8:00 a - 10:30 a
Adult Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Adult Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Open Gym
Adult, Senior

Adult Open Gym

The gymnasium is open for adult and senior activities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:30 p
Yoga Basics
Adult, Senior

Yoga Basics

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

Instructor: Sandi Higgins


Adult, Senior

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

NYC Parks Afterschool Program

Open to children ages 6-13, the Afterschool Program offers activities including arts and crafts, sports, educational activities, trips and computer use.  Registration is free.   
 
For more information regarding the NYC Parks Afterschool Program, or to register, click here.


Child

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Youth Open Gym
Child, Teen

Youth Open Gym

Gymnasium is open for youth.


Child, Teen

4:30 p - 5:30 p
Shape Up NYC: Girls Fitness & Fun
Child, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Girls Fitness & Fun

In partnership with the NYC Girls Project, Shape Up NYC is now offering fitness classes for girls ages 6-13. Girls Fitness & Fun is a 45-minute workout that focuses on building strong, healthy bodies through fitness games and Pilates stretches.

 

Women
Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Adult Volleyball
Adult, Senior

Adult Volleyball

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


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Sublime Vinyasa Yoga and Meditation
Adult, Senior, Teen

Sublime Vinyasa Yoga and Meditation

Connect with your natural bliss through vinyasa yoga, chanting, meditation, and Indian classical music.

Instructor: Sandi Higgins


Adult, Senior, Teen

Building Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

9:00 a - 10:45 a
Adult Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Adult Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 11:00 a
Youth Instructional Basketball Clinic
Child, Teen

Youth Instructional Basketball Clinic

Clinic provides practice sessions that covers basketball techniques and rules, designed to enhance interest and ability in basketball.


Child, Teen

11:00 a - 2:30 p
Invitational Basketball Tournament
Teen

Invitational Basketball Tournament

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


Teen

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Pure Meditation
Adult, Senior

Pure Meditation

Relax in the calmness of a quiet mind.  This is an open sitting meditation practice, with optional slow-walking meditation.  Beginners welcome.  Wheelchair accessible.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:30 p
Family Yoga
Everyone

Family Yoga

Get your kids, get your parents, and get ready to stretch, breathe, sing, laugh, and Om together.

Instructor: Sandi Higgins


Everyone

2:30 p - 4:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Gymnasium is open for structured basketball.


Adult

2:30 p - 4:30 p
Adult Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Adult Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
Closed

Easter Sunday

Recreation Centers will be closed.

Building Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

8:00 a - 10:30 a
Adult Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Adult Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Walk NYC
Everyone

Walk NYC

Get out to a park and walk the City! Walk NYC is a FREE program that encourages New Yorkers of all ages to get fit while enjoying the outdoors.

NYC Parks provides a trained fitness instructor to lead the group in a warm up, an exciting walk, and a cool down. Experience NYC in a new way!

All are welcome, including dogs on leashes and strollers.

For more information contact rsvpwalknyc@parks.nyc.gov.


Everyone

1:30 p - 3:00 p
Adult Open Gym
Adult, Senior

Adult Open Gym

The gymnasium is open for adult and senior activities.


Adult, Senior

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

NYC Parks Afterschool Program

Open to children ages 6-13, the Afterschool Program offers activities including arts and crafts, sports, educational activities, trips and computer use.  Registration is free.   
 
For more information regarding the NYC Parks Afterschool Program, or to register, click here.


Child

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Youth Open Gym
Child, Teen

Youth Open Gym

Gymnasium is open for youth.


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Adult Badminton
Adult, Senior

Adult Badminton

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


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:30 p
Adult Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Adult Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

8:00 a - 10:30 a
Adult Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Adult Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Arts and Crafts
Adult, Senior

Arts and Crafts

Origami, beads and drawing. Learn to make paper flowers, animals, vases, cartoon, pictures, and more!


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:30 p
Sublime Vinyasa Yoga and Meditation
Adult, Senior, Teen

Sublime Vinyasa Yoga and Meditation

Connect with your natural bliss through vinyasa yoga, chanting, meditation, and Indian classical music.

Instructor: Sandi Higgins


Adult, Senior, Teen

1:30 p - 3:00 p
Adult Open Gym
Adult, Senior

Adult Open Gym

The gymnasium is open for adult and senior activities.


Adult, Senior

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

NYC Parks Afterschool Program

Open to children ages 6-13, the Afterschool Program offers activities including arts and crafts, sports, educational activities, trips and computer use.  Registration is free.   
 
For more information regarding the NYC Parks Afterschool Program, or to register, click here.


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Walk NYC
Everyone

Walk NYC

Get out to a park and walk the City! Walk NYC is a FREE program that encourages New Yorkers of all ages to get fit while enjoying the outdoors.

NYC Parks provides a trained fitness instructor to lead the group in a warm up, an exciting walk, and a cool down. Experience NYC in a new way!

All are welcome, including dogs on leashes and strollers.

For more information contact rsvpwalknyc@parks.nyc.gov.


Everyone

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Youth Open Gym
Child, Teen

Youth Open Gym

Gymnasium is open for youth.


Child, Teen

5:15 p - 6:00 p
Teen Lift/Strength Training Program
Teen

Teen Lift/Strength Training Program

Instructor Paul Hardy: 

Especially for teens.

Teens will learn the importance of physical health and body conditioning. The program also focuses on self-discipline and self-motivation.  


Teen

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Adult Volleyball
Adult, Senior

Adult Volleyball

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


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Shape Up NYC: DeRose Method
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: DeRose Method

The DeRose Method is a complete set of techniques and concepts developing quality of life and overall performance by increasing vitality, strength, flexibility, concentration and self awareness with conscious movement and breathing. The lesson learned in class provides the tools to become the change they want to see in the world.

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
Adult Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Adult Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:30 p
Teenacity
Teen

Teenacity

This program teaches young adults the skills needed to obtain employment.

Instructor: Arren Wilson


Teen

Building Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

8:00 a - 10:30 a
Adult Table Tennis
Adult, Senior

Adult Table Tennis

Enjoy a game of table tennis during these open hours.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Walk NYC
Everyone

Walk NYC

Get out to a park and walk the City! Walk NYC is a FREE program that encourages New Yorkers of all ages to get fit while enjoying the outdoors.

NYC Parks provides a trained fitness instructor to lead the group in a warm up, an exciting walk, and a cool down. Experience NYC in a new way!

All are welcome, including dogs on leashes and strollers.

For more information contact rsvpwalknyc@parks.nyc.gov.


Everyone

12:00 p - 1:30 p
Triple Threat Yoga
Everyone

Triple Threat Yoga

Perfect for basketball players and competitive athletes, this is yoga practice with team spirit.  Cultivate physical and mental strength, balance, flexibility, steadiness, endurance, and positive sportsmanship.


Everyone

1:30 p - 3:00 p
Adult Open Gym
Adult, Senior

Adult Open Gym

The gymnasium is open for adult and senior activities.


Adult, Senior

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

NYC Parks Afterschool Program

Open to children ages 6-13, the Afterschool Program offers activities including arts and crafts, sports, educational activities, trips and computer use.  Registration is free.   
 
For more information regarding the NYC Parks Afterschool Program, or to register, click here.


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Youth Open Gym
Child, Teen

Youth Open Gym

Gymnasium is open for youth.


Child, Teen

4:00 p - 6:00 p
Street Hockey
Child, Teen

Street Hockey

Instructional hockey for children and teens.


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Zumba
Adult, Senior

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, international and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system!  The routines feature a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy-to-follow dance steps.

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

7:00 p - 8:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Gymnasium is open for structured basketball.


Adult

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Today
4/18
Saturday
4/19
Sunday
4/20
Monday
4/21
Tuesday
4/22
Wednesday
4/23

Building Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

12:00 p - 1:00 p
ST209: Blogging (Blogger, Tumblr, etc.)
Adult, Senior

ST209: Blogging (Blogger, Tumblr, etc.)

Project your thoughts to the world through blogging. Learn how to start a blog and use social networking to expand your blog's audience.


Adult, Senior

1:30 p - 2:30 p
ST203: Track Your Fitness Online
Adult, Senior

ST203: Track Your Fitness Online

Stick to your fitness goals this season by tracking your exercise routine, weight, and diet. Instructors will provide individual assistance to help students explore online fitness resources during Open Access hours.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 p
TN100 Teen Homework Help
Teen

TN100 Teen Homework Help

Homework Help provides open computer time for teens to complete their homework with the help of a knowledgeable instructor.


Teen

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP101 ASP Tech Curriculum
Child

YP101 ASP Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
WF090: Resume Writing
Adult, Senior

WF090: Resume Writing

Stand out with a clear, concise, and visually appealing resume. Build or rebuild your resume using Microsoft Word as you learn how to assess and convey your strengths.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:00 p
MM104a Intro to Web Design
Adult, Senior

MM104a Intro to Web Design

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


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

10:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 4:30 p
OY100: Open Youth Access
Child

OY100: Open Youth 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

Easter Sunday

Recreation Centers will be closed.

Building Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

11:00 a - 12:00 p
DL000 One-on-One Sessions
Adult, Senior

DL000 One-on-One Sessions

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
DL104: Web 2.0 Social Networking
Adult, Senior

DL104: 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
TN100 Teen Homework Help
Teen

TN100 Teen Homework Help

Homework Help provides open computer time for teens to complete their homework with the help of a knowledgeable instructor.


Teen

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP101 ASP Tech Curriculum
Child

YP101 ASP Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.


Child

Building Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

12:00 p - 1:00 p
WF090: Resume Writing
Adult, Senior

WF090: Resume Writing

Stand out with a clear, concise, and visually appealing resume. Build or rebuild your resume using Microsoft Word as you learn how to assess and convey your strengths.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 p
TN100 Teen Homework Help
Teen

TN100 Teen Homework Help

Homework Help provides open computer time for teens to complete their homework with the help of a knowledgeable instructor.


Teen

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP101 ASP Tech Curriculum
Child

YP101 ASP Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.


Child

7:00 p - 8:30 p
TN103 College Readiness
Teen

TN103 College Readiness

What should I study? What kind of school can I afford? Where can I get in? College Readiness helps teens answer these questions and prepare for academic success.


Teen

9:00 p - 12:00 p
WF050: POP Job Search
Adult, Senior

WF050: POP Job Search

Online Job Search


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

12:00 p - 1:00 p
MM060: Intro to Digital Photography: The Digital Camera
Adult, Senior

MM060: Intro to Digital Photography: The Digital Camera

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

1:30 p - 2:30 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

3:00 p - 4:00 p
TN100 Teen Homework Help
Teen

TN100 Teen Homework Help

Homework Help provides open computer time for teens to complete their homework with the help of a knowledgeable instructor.


Teen

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP101 ASP Tech Curriculum
Child

YP101 ASP Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.


Child

9:00 p - 12:00 p
WF050: POP Job Search
Adult, Senior

WF050: POP Job Search

Online Job Search


Adult, Senior

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