Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center
80 Catherine Street
New York, NY 10038
Cross Streets: Cherry & Monroe Streets
Directions via Google Maps
Located in Alfred E. Smith Playground
Center Manager: Durice Jones
Deputy Center Manager: Lakira Marshall
Phone: (212) 285-0301
Fax: (212) 285-0304
This is an Accessible Recreation Center.
Do you know about NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun series? This (free) program provides NYC's best cultural offerings right to your local Recreation Center. Learn to salsa, tango or merengue; be wowed by a Japanese drumming performance; or paint your own canvas on a stunning rooftop in downtown Manhattan. These are all coming up! Find out more by visiting the Arts, Culture & Fun page.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday:
8:00 AM - 8:45 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Monday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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.
Basketball Court (Outdoor) (1)
Locker Room (2)
Volleyball Court (Indoor) (1)
Computer Resource Center (1)
Picnic Area (1)
Artificial Turf Field (1)
Fitness Room (1)
Table Tennis Table (2)
Multipurpose Room (1)
Basketball Court (Indoor) (1)
Afterschool Room (1)
Handball Court (Outdoor) (1)