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Owen Dolen Recreation Center

Membership Information | Holiday Schedule

On Wednesday, November 26, all Recreation Centers close at 6:00 p.m. for the holiday. There may be changes to your schedule, so please check with your center. On Thursday, November 27, all Recreation Centers are closed. Happy Thanksgiving!

2551 Westchester Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
Cross Streets: E. Tremont Avenue/Westchester Square
Directions via Google Maps

Located in Owen F. Dolen Park

Center Manager: Kathleen Walker-Pinckney
Deputy Center Manager: Noelba Pesante
Phone: (718) 829-0156 (718) 822-4202
Fax: (718) 822-4201

Accessible Facilities This is an Accessible Recreation Center.

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM


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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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.

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Kitchen (1)

Afterschool Room (1)

Computer Resource Center (1)

Billiard Room (1)

Fitness Room (1)

Performance Space (1)

Multipurpose Room (1)

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