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Roy Wilkins Recreation Center

Membership Information | Holiday Schedule

On Friday, July 3, this Recreation Center is open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. On Saturday, July 4, this Recreation Center is closed. We hope you enjoy the holiday! The swimming pool at Roy Wilkins Recreation Center is currently closed for repairs. Please call the center at (718) 276-8686 for more information.

177th Street & Baisley Boulevard
Jamaica, NY 11434
Cross Streets: Baisley and Merrick boulevards
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Located in Roy Wilkins Recreation Center

Center Manager: Lynn Delossantos
Deputy Center Manager: Dawn Whitfield
Phone: (718) 276-8686
Fax: (718) 276-8690

Accessible Facilities This is an Accessible Recreation Center.

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holidays

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

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Facilities

Pool (Indoor) (1)

Basketball Court (Outdoor) (8)

Kitchen (1)

Senior Garden (1)

Locker Room (2)

Baseball Field (1)

Track (Outdoor) (1)

Manmade Pond and Falls (1)

Playground (1)

Table Tennis Table (1)

Fitness Room (1)

Cricket Field (1)

Gymnasium (1)

Basketball Court (Indoor) (2)

Tennis Court (Outdoor) (4)

Handball Court (Outdoor) (4)

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