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Alfred E. Smith Playground

 Basketball Courts

How to Reserve an Athletic Field or Court

Organized leagues or special events need a permit to use an athletic field or court. For people under 18, the permit is free. For those 18 and over, a fee is required.

To reserve space, please see our Athletic Permits and Applications page.

  Know when to go: view upcoming athletic area usage.

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Al Smith Recreations CenterCatherine St.

Directions to Alfred E. Smith Playground

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Recreation CentersAlfred E. Smith Recreation Center

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center is closed until further notice. We expect the facility to reopen shortly, after heating repairs are made. Thank you for your patience.

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Alfred E. Smith Playground Weather

  • Thu
    Increasing Clouds
    29°F
  • Fri
    Chance Snow
    33°F
  • Sat
    Blustery
    23°F
  • Sun
    Partly Sunny
    28°F

7-day forecast

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