Al Oerter Recreation Center
131-40 Fowler Avenue
Flushing, New York 11355
Cross Streets: Fowler Avenue and College Point Boulevard.
Directions via Google Maps
Located in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Center Manager: Ken Conyers, John Falzon
Deputy Center Manager: Janet Premus, David Deas
Phone: (718) 353-7853
Fax: (718) 353-7687
This is an Accessible Recreation Center.
Since 1910, the Department of Parks & Recreation has provided the most affordable and extensive network of recreational services throughout New York City. Our recreation centers offer facilities such as indoor pools, weight rooms, basketball courts, and dance studios, art studios, game rooms, and libraries. All of our recreation centers offer a range of programs for people of all ages.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday:
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Desk is open Monday - Friday from 6:00am to 9:00pm,Saturday from 9:00am to 4:00pm and on Sunday from 8:00am to 3:00pm
Registration desk is for new membership processing, membership renewals and class registrations.
Cleaning of fitness areas:
Weight Room: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:30pm to 2:00pm
Cardio Room: Tuesday through Friday 2:45pm to 3:15pm
New Cardio Room: Tuesday through Friday 3:15pm to 3:45pm
Gym (Basketball Court) and Track: Monday through Friday 2pm to 3pm
On holidays (New Year's Day and Eve, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Easter, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Election Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Eve, and Christmas Day and Eve), recreation center hours will change. Please visit our Recreation Center Holiday Schedule for details.
Recreation Center Membership Gift Cards
Give the Gift of Sports, Fitness and Fun!
Purchase a Recreation Center Membership Gift Card, and share the joy of health with a family member, friend, or loved one. Gift Cards may be redeemed at any one of Parks' 35 recreation centers across New York City.
Dance Room (1)
Locker Room (2)
Cardio Room (1)
Computer Resource Center (1)
Table Tennis Table (4)
Track (Indoor) (1)
Basketball Court (Indoor) (1)
Fitness Room (1)
Teen Room (1)
Multipurpose Room (1)
Handball Court (Indoor) (2)