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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/27
Tuesday
10/28
Wednesday
10/29
Thursday
10/30
Friday
10/31
Saturday
11/1
Sunday
11/2

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

There are no public programs at this Recreation Center today.

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being.

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

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Shape Up NYC: Pilates
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Pilates

A system of exercises using special apparatus, designed to improve physical strength, flexibility, and posture, and enhance mental awareness.

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

11:00 a - 12:30 p
Senior Sketching
Senior

Senior Sketching


Senior

1:00 p - 2:00 p
Triple Threat Yoga
Adult, Teen

Triple Threat Yoga

Vinyasa yoga with athletic team spirit. Sun salutations, jump rope, crunches, sprints, and meditation. Learn to speed up and to slow down. All activities in this class explore the three key tools of yoga practice: breath, body, and focus.


Adult, Teen

4:00 p - 4:45 p
Rainbow Kids Yoga
Adult, Child

Rainbow Kids Yoga

This is Rainbow Kids Yoga for parents, kids, babysitters too!  We start with an activity that brings everyone together, then we work on yoga poses, do something fun and imaginative, and conclude with quiet time and relaxation. Great way to spend quality time together.


Adult, Child

5:00 p - 6:15 p
Ashtanga Yoga
Adult, Teen

Ashtanga Yoga

Start to deepen your experience of yoga according to the Ashtanga tradition of yoga master, Sri K. Pattabhi Jois.  This class will give you a great workout and a step by step introduction to the traditional primary series (Yoga Chikitsa) established by jois in Mysore, India and practiced all over the world today.  With consistent effort, this challenging and rewarding practice lightens the body and the mind, cleanses the organs, cultivates health, strength, steadiness, flexibility, ease, and peace.  It also provides students with the certainty and confidence to be able to practice yoga anywhere on your own.


Adult, Teen

6:30 p - 7:00 p
Calm Abiding Meditation

Calm Abiding Meditation

A little space and time to tune-in to inner peace.  Practice calm abiding meditation, traditionally known as shamatha meditation, and develop the power of quieting the mind through sitting practice with opeional slow-walking meditation.

 


7:00 p - 8:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Hot Hula Fitness
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Hot Hula Fitness

Hot Hula Fitness provides a total body workout in 60 minutes as it isolates larger muscle groups, increasing strength and definition to your core with specific emphasis on the abs, glutes, quads and arms.  Inspired by the dances of the Pacific Islands, Hot Hula fitness incorporates easy to perform dance movements set to the sounds of traditional Polynesian drum beats fused with funky Reggae music, resulting in a modern, hip fitness workout.

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

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

11:00 a - 12:30 p
Adult Painting
Adult, Senior

Adult Painting


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

11:00 a - 12:30 p
Senior Painting
Senior

Senior Painting


Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

There are no public programs at this Recreation Center today.

Building Hours
7:00 a - 4:00 p

11:30 a - 12:30 p
Chair Zumba
Adult, Senior

Chair Zumba

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 4:00 p

There are no public programs at this Recreation Center today.

Pool Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/27
Tuesday
10/28
Wednesday
10/29
Thursday
10/30
Friday
10/31
Saturday
11/1
Sunday
11/2

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

7:00 a - 10:00 a
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 12:30 p
General Swim
Everyone

General Swim

The swimming pool is open for general and family swim.


Everyone

1:00 p - 3:30 p
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Learn to Swim: Children
Child

Learn to Swim: Children

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Children ages 6 to 17 will learn beginner level skills such as how to safely get into and leave the water, how to control their breath by blowing bubbles, how to float and kick on front and back and move through the water. They will also learn how to stay safe around the water and what to do in case of an emergency. Children who already know these skills will learn to move their arms and legs together in a swimming motion. Instructors will work on teaching children to swim without assistance, and improve on skills of the beginner level.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

 


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Swim Team
Adult

Swim Team

The swimming pool is used by the Swim Team.  The pool is closed for other members during this time.


Adult

6:15 p - 10:00 p
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

7:00 a - 10:00 a
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 11:30 p
General Swim
Everyone

General Swim

The swimming pool is open for general and family swim.


Everyone

11:30 a - 12:30 p
Aqua Yoga
Adult, Senior

Aqua Yoga

Move your body with ease in the water, increase your range of motion, develop balance, flexibility, coordination, and a calm mind through yoga practice adapted to the pool environment.


Adult, Senior

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

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

3:30 p - 5:30 p
General Swim
Everyone

General Swim

The swimming pool is open for general and family swim.


Everyone

6:00 p - 7:45 p
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

8:00 p - 10:00 p
Water Polo
Adult, Senior

Water Polo

Take the chance to learn this fascinating sport! And even better: basic equipment is provided.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

7:00 a - 10:00 a
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

10:15 a - 12:15 p
Swim for Life
Child

Swim for Life

Swim for Life is a water safety program offered to New York City's public school second graders. For more information, visit the Swim for Life webpage.

 

The pool is closed to the public during this time.

 


Child

12:30 p - 1:30 p
Senior Water Aerobics
Senior

Senior Water Aerobics

Get fit in the water in this low-impact class!  The water exercises utilize the resistance and buoyancy of the water to improve cardiovascular fitness, strength and flexibility.

All participants must have a lock to secure personal property. Bathing cap is required.


Senior

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

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Learn to Swim: Children
Child

Learn to Swim: Children

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Children ages 6 to 17 will learn beginner level skills such as how to safely get into and leave the water, how to control their breath by blowing bubbles, how to float and kick on front and back and move through the water. They will also learn how to stay safe around the water and what to do in case of an emergency. Children who already know these skills will learn to move their arms and legs together in a swimming motion. Instructors will work on teaching children to swim without assistance, and improve on skills of the beginner level.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

 


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Swim Team
Adult

Swim Team

The swimming pool is used by the Swim Team.  The pool is closed for other members during this time.


Adult

6:15 p - 10:00 p
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

7:00 a - 10:00 a
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 12:30 p
General Swim
Everyone

General Swim

The swimming pool is open for general and family swim.


Everyone

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

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

3:30 p - 6:30 p
General Swim
Everyone

General Swim

The swimming pool is open for general and family swim.


Everyone

7:00 p - 10:00 p
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

7:00 a - 10:00 a
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

10:15 a - 12:15 p
Swim for Life
Child

Swim for Life

Swim for Life is a water safety program offered to New York City's public school second graders. For more information, visit the Swim for Life webpage.

 

The pool is closed to the public during this time.

 


Child

12:30 p - 1:30 p
Senior Water Aerobics
Senior

Senior Water Aerobics

Get fit in the water in this low-impact class!  The water exercises utilize the resistance and buoyancy of the water to improve cardiovascular fitness, strength and flexibility.

All participants must have a lock to secure personal property. Bathing cap is required.


Senior

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

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

4:00 p - 6:30 p
General Swim
Everyone

General Swim

The swimming pool is open for general and family swim.


Everyone

7:00 p - 10:00 p
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
7:00 a - 4:00 p

8:00 a - 9:45 a
Lap Swim
Adult, Senior

Lap Swim

The swimming pool is open for lap swim.


Adult, Senior

11:00 a - 11:45 a
Learn to Swim: Children
Child

Learn to Swim: Children

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Children ages 6 to 17 will learn beginner level skills such as how to safely get into and leave the water, how to control their breath by blowing bubbles, how to float and kick on front and back and move through the water. They will also learn how to stay safe around the water and what to do in case of an emergency. Children who already know these skills will learn to move their arms and legs together in a swimming motion. Instructors will work on teaching children to swim without assistance, and improve on skills of the beginner level.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

 


Child

11:45 a - 12:30 p
Learn to Swim: Children
Child

Learn to Swim: Children

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Children ages 6 to 17 will learn beginner level skills such as how to safely get into and leave the water, how to control their breath by blowing bubbles, how to float and kick on front and back and move through the water. They will also learn how to stay safe around the water and what to do in case of an emergency. Children who already know these skills will learn to move their arms and legs together in a swimming motion. Instructors will work on teaching children to swim without assistance, and improve on skills of the beginner level.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

 


Child

12:30 p - 1:00 p
Learn to Swim: Tots
Preschool

Learn to Swim: Tots

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Teach your tot to be ready to learn to swim! In this class, we'll get your tot used to the water, with the help of one of our Aquatic Specialists. Parents or guardians help their kids get familiar with the water, become comfortable floating on front and back, and be able to control their breath by blowing bubbles or submerging under water.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

 


Preschool

1:15 p - 2:00 p
Learn to Swim: Adults
Adult

Learn to Swim: Adults

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Adults must be at the beginner level in order to participate in Learn to Swim classes. A water test will be conducted on the first day of class to determine eligibility. Adults learn basic level swimming and safety skills including the development of breath control, floating, gliding, kicking on front and back, rotary breathing, arm strokes on front and back, safety skills, and entries and exits.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

 


Adult

2:15 p - 4:00 p
General Swim
Everyone

General Swim

The swimming pool is open for general and family swim.


Everyone

Building Hours
8:00 a - 4:00 p

The pool is closed to the public today.

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/27
Tuesday
10/28
Wednesday
10/29
Thursday
10/30
Friday
10/31
Saturday
11/1
Sunday
11/2

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

12:00 p - 1:00 p
WF102 Intro to MS Word 2010
Adult, Senior

WF102 Intro to MS Word 2010

Learn the basics of creating documents using Microsoft Office Word, the most popular and widely used word processing software.


Adult, Senior

2:00 p - 3:00 p
WF203 Intermediate MS Powerpoint 2010
Adult, Senior

WF203 Intermediate MS Powerpoint 2010

Add flair to your PowerPoint presentation with Adv graphics including animations, automated slide timing, and cohesive design themes, then upload your slideshow to the web!


Adult, Senior

5:00 p - 6:00 p
WF103 Intro to MS Excel 2010
Adult, Senior

WF103 Intro to MS Excel 2010

Discover how Excel can help you budget, create a calendar, organize data, and build charts and graphs. Students will learn to enter and format data in a spreadsheet, and apply basic formulas to numbers.


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 7:00 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

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
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

11:00 a - 12:00 p
ST204 Cloud Computing Google Drive
Adult, Senior

ST204 Cloud Computing Google Drive

This class will demysitfy the fog around Cloud Computing, explaining how it integrates computer and internet technologies to ease your digital life.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
ST204 Cloud Computing Google Drive
Adult, Senior

ST204 Cloud Computing Google Drive

This class will demysitfy the fog around Cloud Computing, explaining how it integrates computer and internet technologies to ease your digital life.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
MM102 INtro to Digital Illustration Vector-based graphics
Adult, Senior

MM102 INtro to Digital Illustration Vector-based graphics

Familiarize yourself with vector-based graphics using Adobe Illustrator, and begin to create your own digital images.


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

12:00 p - 1:00 p
MM210 Intermediate Digital Imaging Graphic Design
Senior

MM210 Intermediate Digital Imaging Graphic Design

This course will introduce students to a variety of graphic design tools, techniques, and functions, demonstrating how they interact.


Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
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

11:00 a - 12:00 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
OO100 All Ages Open Access
Adult, Senior

OO100 All Ages Open Access

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


Adult, Senior

4:30 p - 6:00 p
RY110 Youth LEAP/GoGirls
Teen

RY110 Youth LEAP/GoGirls

 Learn to use advocacy skills and the law to improve your community!!!  Become a peer educator & advocate on a social issue that is important to you!!!  Develop a digital media community impact project to advocate for positive change in your community and share your learnings with your peers!


Teen

6:00 p - 8:00 p
TN104 Teen SAT Prep
Teen

TN104 Teen SAT Prep

Prepare for the SATs or raise your score with the help of instructors that provide strategies and tricks to nail tricky questions.


Teen

Building Hours
6:30 a - 10:00 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
ST207 Video for Web
Adult, Senior

ST207 Video for Web

In this course, students will learn how to compress video files in order to be able to easily upload to various video sharing sites, such as Youtube, Blip, Vimeo and Facebook.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 2:00 p
MM206 Intermediate Video Production
Adult, Senior

MM206 Intermediate Video Production

In this course, students will create a narrative film based on their own screenplay, focusing on editing techniques for short films.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 p
OO100 All Ages Open Access
Adult, Senior

OO100 All Ages Open Access

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


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
7:00 a - 4:00 p

1:30 p - 3:00 p
DL200 NY Cares One-On-One Help
Adult, Senior

DL200 NY Cares One-On-One Help

New York Cares classes offer topic-based and one-on-one instruction led by skilled and dedicated New York Cares volunteers. Contact CRC for more information.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 4:00 p

The computer resource center is closed to the public today.

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