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Hunts Point

765 Manida Street between
Lafayette Street and Spofford Avenue

Phone: (718) 860-5544 Fax: (718) 860-5885

Cross Streets: Lafayette Street and Spofford Avenue

Hours of Operation:

Building Hours    
  Monday - Friday 9:30am - 9:30pm
  Saturday 9:30am - 5:00pm
  Sunday Closed
Fitness Room (adults age 18 & older)  
  Monday - Friday 9:30am - 9:30pm
  Saturday 9:30am- 4:45pm
  Sunday Closed
  Monday - Friday 9:30am-2pm; 8:00pm-9:30pm (adults)
  Monday - Friday 3:00pm-6:00pm (afterschool ages 6-13)
  Monday-Friday 6:00pm-8:00pm (teens ages 13-17)
Game Room (Children)  
  Monday - Friday 3:00pm-6:00pm
  Saturday 11:00am-5:00pm
  Sunday Closed
Summer Hours (from July to end of August)
  Monday - Friday 9:30am-9:30pm
  Saturday 9:30am-5:00pm
  Sunday Closed
Computer Resource Room Tuesday & Wednesday, 3:00pm-6:00pm


1 Gymnasium 2 small basketball courts
1 Fitness Room 2 outdoor baseball fields
1 Small Kitchen 1 volleyball court
Cardio machines 1 Performance Stage
1 multi-purpose room  

Programs, Classes and Activities
Schedules and times are subject to change; please call the center for more information

Track Team Mon and Fri: 6:00PM - 8:30PM (kids & teens)
Team & individual relays - Individual timed sprints -
long-distance running
Karate Wednesday: 6:00PM-8:00PM; Saturday: 9:30AM-12:30PM
Instructional for children & teens; speak to instructor for further information
Teen Dance Monday: 6:00PM-7:45PM
Tiny Tots (ages 2-4 and their caregivers)
Tuesday & Thursday: 11AM - 12PM
Family Movie Night Last Friday of the month
Summer Camp Seven weeks from July to August; Monday to Friday from 9:00AM - 5:00PM. Activities include organized group games, arts & crafts projects, computers, trips, and special events. Call (718) 860-5544 for more information.

Afterschool Program

September - June
Monday - Friday 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ages 6-13 years old
Activities within the program:
Homework assistance Nature trips
Visual Arts Dance
Computer Resource Center Sports activities

Annual events:

Halloween event Thanksgiving
Christmas event Valentine's
Recycling Showcase End-of-school showcase
Mother's Day crafts Father's Day crafts

What makes Hunts Point unique?

The Hunts Point Recreation Center is unique in many ways, from its exterior design which looks like an airport to its volleyball court and indoor running track. Hunts Point is also the first New York City Recreation Center of the Millennium.