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BeFitNYC

NYC’s source for free and low–cost fitness activities
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This page is located on the BeFitNYC.org Web site at
http://www.nycgovparks.org/befitnyc/preschool,child,teen_age/

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Please note: Some programs require advance registration and/or recreation center membership. Always call the contact number provided before attending a program.

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*Children Open Basketball

(M)

Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: March 27, 2017
End Date: July 8, 2017
Age:Child  

Open basketball pick-up games for children.

Location: Basketball Court

Ages: 6-12 yrs

* indicates open-gym activity. Non-instructional.

 

*Family Time

(M)

Sunday: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: March 27, 2017
End Date: July 8, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Family gym time for parents and their children only. Families will be able to enjoy basketball, soccer, badminton, table tennis as well as many board games.

Location: Basketball Court

Ages: Families only (Parents and children)

* indicates open-gym activity. Non-instructional.

 

*Open Dodgeball League

(M)

Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: March 27, 2017
End Date: July 8, 2017
Age:Teen  

Join us in a fun and intense game of dodgeball. Participants will be divided into teams and will scrimmage with other teams! All skill levels welcomed!

Location: Basketball Court

Ages: 16+

* indicates open-gym activity. Non-instructional.

 

*Teen Night

(M)

Friday: 7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: March 27, 2017
End Date: July 8, 2017
Age:Teen  

Come join us on Friday night before the weekend starts! Teens get to socialize with other teens through basketball, handball, racquetball, table tennis and volleyball.

Location: Basketball Court, Handball Court, 2nd Floor Track

Ages: 13-17 yrs

* indicates open-gym activity. Non-instructional. Everyone must have their own separate lock to enter facility.

 

*Teen Open & Instructional Volleyball

(M)

Sunday: 1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: March 27, 2017
End Date: July 8, 2017
Age:Teen  

Open pick-up volleyball games for teenagers to socialize and engage with friends and other volleyball players. Some instruction will be provided in regards to setting, bumping, spiking, serving as well as passing.

Location: Basketball Court

Ages: 13-17 yrs

* indicates open-gym activity.

 

*Wheelchair Basketball

(M)

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: March 27, 2017
End Date: July 8, 2017
Age:Teen  

Join the Brooklyn Nets wheelchair basketball team for a practice in the gymnasium!

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.

* indicates open-gym activity. Non-instructional.

 

*Youth Open Basketball

(M)

Monday: 3:00 p.m.-5:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: April 18, 2017
End Date: July 8, 2017
Age:Teen  

Open basketball pick-up games for teenagers.

Location: Basketball Court

Ages: 13-17 yrs

* indicates open-gym activity. Non-instructional.

 

18th Century Dance Classes

Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult / Teen  

First Saturdays of every month. Members of The New York Baroque Dance Company teach classes covering dance forms found in dance suites of the late 17th and 18th centuries. Live music accompanies every class. No previous experience required. This class is open to professional dancers, teachers, students, musicians, singers, actors, and dance enthusiasts. Expand your circle of friends as you meet new people and learn the proper way to offer a hand during the minuet or how to cut a caper in the jig!

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14 

 

A-Bod Cardio Boot Camp

Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Jacob Riis Neighborhood Settlement House Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 10-25 41st Ave, Long Island City, Queens

Start Date: April 22, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Cost: FREE!!! 

 

AB-Session w/ Lincoln

(M)

Tuesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Thursday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

This is an hour class of moderate to hardcore abdominal work.  It focuses on toning and defining the abs and strengthening the back to improve posture and core strength.

 

Instuctor: Lincoln Jacobs

 

AOA Aerobics

Monday: 11:05 a.m.-12:05 p.m.
Wednesday: 11:05 a.m.-12:05 p.m.
Friday: 11:05 a.m.-12:05 p.m.

Broadway YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 651 Broadway, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

A kinder, gentler aerobic workout appropriate for older adults, beginning exercise participants and pre/post-natal women who would like to include a low-intensity, low-impact workout in their fitness plans. Each class includes an aerobic conditioning and stretching segment. Music for this class may include big band, classical, swing, country and oldies but goodies.

Phone: 718-981-4933
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

ASP Yoga Aerobics

(M)

Thursday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 5, 2017
End Date: June 21, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Instructor:  Ruth Mendin

Welcome to yoga! This class will consist of beginner's workout yoga & relax the muscles

 

Ab Blast

Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center, 3225 Reservoir Oval East, Bronx

Start Date: April 4, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Teen  

Get your stomach in shape for the summer.  This classes focus is on losing the weigt in the belly region.

Instructor : Ingrid Tafe

 

Adaptive Dance

(M)

Friday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 3, 2017
Age:Teen  

This class is accessible for members who want to improve their health and wellness through dance.

Instructor: Teresa C.

 

Adaptive Fitness

(M)

Friday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

This is Zumba for those with special needs, incorporating movements for people who use wheelchairs and others who would like the movements adjusted. Everyone can benefit from this class designed with the student in mind.

 

Adaptive Swim

(M)

Friday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Asser Levy Recreation Center, 392 Asser Levy Place, Manhattan

Start Date: January 2, 2017
End Date: July 1, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Adapted Aquatics exercise offers a complete body workout and ranges from gentle walking in water to high-energy exercise; it helps alleviate pain, improve circulation, and promote healing and muscle development for those suffering from physical ailments resulting from injury, disease, or aging.

To register, please call the Citywide Aquatics office at 718-760-6969 ext. 0.

Instructor: Aquatics

 

Adult Badminton

(M)

Tuesday: 7:30 p.m.-9:45 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 p.m.-9:45 p.m.

Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center, 93-29 Queens Boulevard, Queens

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Are you a badminton enthusiast?  A beginner?  All levels are welcome. Get hooked on this fun, fast-paced sport and have fun playing badminton with your child(ren). Adult must be accompanied with a child at all times.

Call the recreation center for more information.

 

Adult Karate

(M)

Monday: 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Teen  

This Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense. A deeply ethical fighting tradition, it incorporates philosophical and physical elements to help build self-confidence, self-awareness and increase overall health. Ages 13+

Location: Side of Gymnasium     Instructor: Rick

Ages: 12+

For inquiries about uniforms and attire, please contact Hanshi Rick Diaz.

 

Aero Dance Fusion

Saturday: 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1021 Jennings Street, Bronx

Start Date: February 4, 2017
Age:Everyone  

An energetic, cheery aerobics dance class guaranteed to get your heart pumping. A great workout for all levels of fitness enthusiasts, this class combines cardiovascular training and toning exercises, Salsa, Merengue, and Soca dance for a total impact and a powerful workout.

Sign up here for updates on this class!

 

Afro-Caribbean Cardio

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Harlem Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 506 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: February 27, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Dance Fitness provides a total body workout in 60 minutes as it isolates larger muscle groups, increasing strength and definition to your core with specific emphasis on the abs, glutes, quads and arms.

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE 

 

After-School Learn to Swim

(M)

Monday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

The pool is reserved for NYC Parks' Learn to Swim program. The program, free for Recreation Center members, teaches both children and adults to swim.

 

Registration will be available soon. Please check back or call the center.

 

Apex Predator

(M)

Monday: 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex, 625 Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 23, 2017
Age:Teen  

Train like a beast!  The majority of this hour will be devoted to rugged and raw workouts such as monkey and bear crawls, back stretching like a cobra, mountain climbers, crab walking, and much more.  We will utilize body weight exercises to strengthen participants' total body and to help all participants tap into their wild side.  Participants will build lean muscle, and burn fat.  Be prepared to work a sweat on all fours and train like an animal!

With Stephen McLean

 

Aqua Exercise

Monday: 1:00 p.m.-1:45 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m.-9:45 a.m.,2:00 p.m.-2:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 1:00 p.m.-1:45 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-9:45 a.m.,2:00 p.m.-2:45 p.m.,8:00 p.m.-8:45 p.m.
Friday: 2:00 p.m.-2:45 p.m.

Broadway YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 651 Broadway, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Teen  

An instructional class of aerobic movements performed in the water, to improve body conditioning, cardiovascular fitness, and flexibility.

Phone: 718-981-4933
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Aqua Exercise

Sunday: 8:45 a.m.-9:45 a.m.
Monday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

South Shore YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3939 Richmond Ave, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Teen  

An instructional class of aerobic movements performed in the water, to improve body conditioning, cardiovascular fitness, and flexibility.

Phone: 718-227-3200
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Aqua Fitness

(M)

Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m.
Friday: 6:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m.

St. John’s Recreation Center, 1251 Prospect Place, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 13, 2015
Age:Everyone  

This aerobics class in the swimming pool is low impact.  It gets your heart pumping without as much stress on your body!

 

Instructor: Nabz Stokes

 

Badminton

Community Center at Stuyvesant High School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 345 Chambers St., Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

Register at the Community Center or call 646-210-4292 Visit www.ccshs.org for program information and class times.

Cost: Call for price 

 

Badminton

(M)

Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 1 Clarkson Street, Manhattan

Start Date: September 8, 2015
Age:Teen  

Practice the mechanics of this time-honored sport requiring speed, agility and concentration.

Badminton is open to youth and adult members for them to enjoy a friendly, fun competitive game of two to four players. Equipment is available, but members are encouraged to bring their own racquets and birdies.

Badminton racquets and shuttlecocks are provided at the front desk (membership card must be left).

 

Ballet

(M)

Sunday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center, 3225 Reservoir Oval East, Bronx

Start Date: April 4, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Child  

Children come learn the basics of ballet.    They must come in comfortable clothing. No jeans.  After attending a few classes you should purchase a ballet uniform.  If you don't have ballet shoes you can use your socks.

 

Ballet 1

(M)

Wednesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 3, 2017
Age:Teen  

Ballet is the foundation of any great dancer. This course will strengthen the core and introduce vocabulary as well as movement qualities that transcend to other forms of dance.

Instructor: Teresa C.

 

Ballet 2

(M)

Friday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 3, 2017
Age:Teen  

Ballet is the foundation of any great dancer. This course will strengthen the core and introduce vocabulary as well as movement qualities that transcend to other forms of dance.

 

Ballroom Dancing 1

(M)

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Avenue (across from Sea View Hospital), Staten Island

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Learn a variety of dance moves: the Waltz, Tango, Rumba, Foxtrot, Salsa, Mambo, the Cha-Cha and much more.

Room 205

 

Basketball

(M)

Tuesday: 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 85 Bradhurst Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: September 19, 2016
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Learn the basic skills, rules, and strategies of playing basketball.

 

Basketball

(M)

Louis Armstrong Community Center, 33-16 108 St., Queens

Age:Everyone  

Please contact the center for more information.

 

Basketball

(M)

Monday: 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.,6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.,6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.,6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.,6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.,6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

Sorrentino Recreation Center, 18-48 Cornaga Avenue, Queens

Age:Teen  

Take your game to the next level in our basketball court. Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

 

Basketball (ages 13 & younger)

(M)

Tuesday: 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 85 Bradhurst Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: March 24, 2015
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Learn to play basketball 3pm-4pm. Free play 4pm-5pm. 

Instructor: Coach Charles Jones & Yadiel Arce

 

Basketball Academy

(M)

Saturday: 9:15 a.m.-10:45 a.m.

Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center, 93-29 Queens Boulevard, Queens

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Join our Basketball Skills Academy and participate in our spring basketball clinic. Whether you are learning a new sport or sharpening your skills, come workout with our experienced coaches and take your game to the next level.

For more information call and ask for Eyituoyo Ofuya at the Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center

 

Basketball Basics

(M)

Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 1, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Teen  


Take your game to the next level in our basketball court.  Dedicated coaches work with youth to bring out the best in each player.  For kids 12-17 years old

 

Basketball Clinic

(M)

Monday: 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Sorrentino Recreation Center, 18-48 Cornaga Avenue, Queens

Age:Child  

Children ages 6-10 learn the fundamentals of basketball.

 

 

 

Basketball Clinic

(M)

Friday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Child  

Children will learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and the essentials of teamwork in this clinic. Participants will learn drills that will help them increase their hand-eye coordination, agility as well as endurance work.

Location: Basketball Court      Instructor: Rick

Ages: 6-11 yrs

 

Basketball Fundamentals

(M)

Monday: 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center, 2180 First Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: April 19, 2017
End Date: June 21, 2017
Age:Child  

To teach the fundamentals of basketball to youth between the ages of 8 - 13 yrs old.

STARTS APRIL 19th

 

Basketball Skills & Drills

(M)

Tuesday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Saturday: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

This program is designed for teens that want to take their game to the next level. Teens will practice the fundamentals of basketball and learn different techniques in all facets to improve their game.

 

Basketball: Young Adults and Adults

(M)

Monday: 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.,12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.,12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.,12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.,6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.,12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.,12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 23, 2017
Age:Teen  

Instructor: Paul Hardy

To provide weekly practice/workout sessions for center members that will develop rules and regulations and strategies along with health and wellness.

 

Basketball: Youth/Teen Open

(M)

Monday: 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday: 2:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 23, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

To teach discipline, self-control, teamwork while encouraging high self-esteem James Brooks and Ed Auguste

 

Battle Ropes Training w/ Lincoln

(M)

Monday: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.,1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.,1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.,1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

Battle ropes are often thought of as a tool for your upper body, which they are. However, their benefits don’t end there. Battle rope workouts work the muscles in your abs, back, and glutes. You can incorporate movements, such as jumps, lunges, and squats that work your legs, too. No skill level required, all are welcome.

Instructor :  Lincoln Jacobs

 

Bend & Flex

(M)

Sunday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Tuesday: 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Friday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex, 625 Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 23, 2017
Age:Everyone  

This quick hitting workout program will provide fun yet challenging exercises that will target all muscle groups. Gain muscle, improve balance, and lose weight as you go after the body that you deserve, with Bend & Flex!

With Various Instructors

 

Biddy Basketball

(M)

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Age:Child  

Participants will learn the fundamental drills and skills of basketball. They will practice on and off ball skills; engaging in various condition, while also playing short games and mini tournaments. Players will learn the importance of team work to achieve a common goal. Team leaders will be selected with the goal of developing leadership skills, effective communication, and positive sportsmanship.

 

Biddy Basketball

(M)

Saturday: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Avenue (across from Sea View Hospital), Staten Island

Start Date: May 6, 2017
Age:Child  

Ages 7-12

Basketball Court

 

Body Conditioning

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Flatbush Gardens Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1404 Brooklyn Ave, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 3, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Get ready to sweat and have a great time working out at this body conditioning class!

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE 

 

Body Conditioning

(M)

Sunday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

This traditional group exercise class focuses on improving members' strength, flexibility, lean muscle, and endurance capabilities through the use of kettle bells, free weights, resistance bands, and body weight exercises with a few short breaks in between.

Instructor: Tiberius St. Judge

Aerobics Room

 

Body Rock

(M)

Thursday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Avenue (across from Sea View Hospital), Staten Island

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

A fitness workout where particapents walk the trails of the Greenbelt. There will be a warmup and then a hike. If weather is not good, we will use Mulitipupose room for workout.

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Ages 18+

 

Body Sculpt 360

(M)

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Highbridge Recreation Center, 2301 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: January 10, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Improve your endurance while toning your body with various high intensity workouts that will have you burning calories within minutes. This class will introduce the use of fitness balls, jump ropes, dumbbells and more.

 

BollyX

Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

W.E.B. DuBois High School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 402 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

Start Date: March 14, 2017
Age:Everyone  

BollyX is a Bollywood-inspired dance-fitness program that combines dynamic choreography and a serious workout with music from around the world. This cardio workout alternates between high and low-intensity dance sequences to get you moving, sweating & motivated.

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE 

 

Boot Camp

Monday: 6:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.

Broadway YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 651 Broadway, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Teen  

An efficient circuit training workout that challenges your entire body, utilizing calisthenics such as pushups, jumping jacks, crunches and other body weight exercises.

Phone: 718-981-4933
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Boot Camp

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Harlem Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 506 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: June 5, 2017
Age:Everyone  

You will experience short bursts of high intensity interval training that target major muscle groups of the upper and lower body. Experience circuit style routines that jump start cardio fitness with creative muscle toning exercises using your body weight. Instructor: Nicole

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE 

 

Boot Camp

Sunday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

South Shore YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3939 Richmond Ave, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Teen  

An efficient circuit training workout that challenges your entire body, utilizing calisthenics such as pushups, jumping jacks, crunches and other body weight exercises.

Phone: 718-227-3200
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Boot Camp Challenge W/Arlene

(M)

Monday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Everyone  

A class designed to burn calories and improve cardio vascular health while moving around a room set up in Boot camp Ciruit Training style to train every muscle.

Instructor: Kwame

 

Bootcamp

(M)

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Improve cardiovascular strength and flexibility through the use of basic, intermediate, and advance calisthenics movements and through the "Tabata System," a period of active work plus rest, i.e., 2-4 minutes of work, with 30 seconds to 1 minute of rest for the designated 6, 8, 10, or 12 rounds.

Instructor: Tiberius St. Judge

Aerobics Room

 

Boss Fit (Youth)

(M)

Thursday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and improve cardiovascular health. 

 

Boxing Boot Camp

(M)

Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center, 3225 Reservoir Oval East, Bronx

Start Date: April 4, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Teen  

The purpose of the exercise program is to improve technique, stamina, strength, and to help the participants reach their personal fitness goals.

Instructor : Carl For the month of January this class is open to the public.

 

Boxing fitness

(M)

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 85 Bradhurst Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: January 10, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Fitness class designed to emulate a boxers work out. Learn proper footwork, proper way to throw punches and increase your stamina. (NO CONTACT)

 

Boys 14 and under basketball league

(M)

Saturday: 11:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 8, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Hosting a boys basketball league for the 14 and under. All skill levels

 

Breathing, Meditation & Yoga

(M)

Tuesday: 9:15 a.m.-10:15 a.m.
Thursday: 9:15 a.m.-10:15 a.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center, 3225 Reservoir Oval East, Bronx

Start Date: January 1, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Teen  

Take a moment to join this breathing and meditation class!  The exercises will help relieve stress and improve focus.

Mats are provided but you are welcome to bring your own.

Instructor: Ani Rivas

2nd Floor Multipurpose Room

 

Burn It Up!

Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Corona Friends Universal Pre-K Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 109-17 46 Avenue, Corona, NY, Queens

Start Date: January 11, 2017
Age:Everyone  

This total body workout is fun and easy to follow. We'll blast fat while toning the body and building cardiovascular endurance. This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE!!! 

 

Canoeing

Fort Totten Park , CROSS ISLAND PKWY. BET. TOTTEN AVE. AND 15 RD. (Queens), Queens

Age:Child / Teen  

See the sights for Fort Totten, the Throggs Neck Bridge and Little Neck Bay and learn the basics of canoeing. Weather permitting. Space is limited. First-come, first-served. Ages 8 and up. Meet at front entrance to park.

Cost: Free 

 

Capoeira

(M)

Saturday: 12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida Street, Bronx

Age:Child / Teen  

Participants will experience the Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music.

 

Cardio House Party

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Weeksville Gardens Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1640 Pacific St., Brooklyn

Start Date: June 19, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Gain strength, increase flexibility and build endurance with a fun cardio dance workout for all fitness levels. Instructor: Leslie

Cost: FREE 

 

Cardio Interval

Monday: 9:05 a.m.-10:05 a.m.
Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Broadway YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 651 Broadway, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Teen  

High intensity cardio alternated with recovery periods of lower cardio intensity.

Phone: 718-981-4933
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Cardio Interval

Monday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Saturday: 6:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

South Shore YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3939 Richmond Ave, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Teen  

High intensity cardio alternated with recovery periods of lower cardio intensity.

Phone: 718-227-3200
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Cardio Kick/ Punch Fitness

Monday: 8:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

S.C.A.N. East River Houses Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 405 East 104th St, Manhattan

Start Date: January 9, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Building muscle strength as well as endurance through body weighted exercises while burning calories with intense cardio training.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Cardio Kickboxing

Friday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Grand Street Settlement at Rutgers Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 200 Madison Street. New York, NY, Manhattan

Start Date: January 13, 2017
Age:Everyone  



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Cost: FREE!!! 

 

Cardio Sculpt

Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Goddard Riverside Beacon Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 154 West 93rd St, Manhattan

Start Date: March 2, 2017
Age:Everyone  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Cardio Sculpt and Functional Fitness

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

St. John's Episcopal Church Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 139 St. John's Pl, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 14, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Strength and cardio workouts to increase your stamina and tone your body. Using cardio intervals and your own body weight for resistance to burn calories and build muscle. A stronger body makes all your other activities of daily life more enjoyable. This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Cardio-Bodyweight (Lafay)

Monday: 5:15 p.m.-6:15 p.m.

African Services Committee Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 429 W 127th St., Manhattan

Start Date: January 23, 2017
Age:Everyone  

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and improve cardiovascular health.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Chair Aerobics w/ Sandra

(M)

Monday: 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

Chair aerobics allow seniors to get a cardiovascular workout while remaining seated. Sandra leads you through a fun and effective aerobic workout that burns calories and blasts fat right from your chair. Perfect for all exercise levels!

 

Instructor :  Sandra Carrero

 

Chair Fitness

(M)

Wednesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Lyons Pool, Murray Hulbert Avenue, Staten Island

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Work out to the the beat without leaving your seat!

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MultiPurpose Room

 

Chair Yoga

Monday: 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Queens Library - Rego Park Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 91-41 63rd Dr, Rego Park, NY, Queens

Start Date: January 9, 2017
Age:Everyone  

A beginner level chair-based class with a focus on getting more in touch with the body through breathing and body flexibility exercises. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and a smile! This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program. **Please note that class will be cancelled May 8th and May 29th. We apologize for any inconvenience.**

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Child Basketball Skills Academy

(M)

Tuesday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

West Bronx Recreation Center, 1527 Jesup Avenue, Bronx

Age:Child  

Program is geared towards children, ages 6 to 13, to help develop their fundamental basketball skills.

 

Child Open Gym

(M)

Monday: 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Thursday: 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Friday: 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 2, 2016
Age:Child  

Open Playtime for childeren 12 and under.  Children must be accompanied by parent/guardian.

 

Children Basketball Clinic

(M)

Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Child  

Children will learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and the essentials of teamwork in this clinic. Participants will learn drills that will help them increase their hand-eye coordination, agility as well as endurance work.

Location: Basketball Court      Instructor: Rodney / Chris

Ages: 6-11 yrs

 

Children Basketball Skills Ages 7-12 Co-Ed

(M)

Tuesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Hamilton Fish Recreation Center, 128 Pitt Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Basic technique and conditioning of basketball learning the rules and regulations of the game ball handling and muscular development.

Outdoors (Basketball Courts)

 

 

Instructor: Jose Llopiz and Yadiel Arce

 

Children Learn to Play Basketball

(M)

Sunday: 9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: March 1, 2017
End Date: June 17, 2017
Age:Child  

Girls and Boys ages 6 years - 11 years learn the fundamental skills and drills of basketball.

Registration is required.

 

Children Mighty Milers Running Club

(M)

Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Child  

Come join us as we do sprints and long distance drills on the indoor track to help increase speed, agility and endurance. This fun environment will help kids lead a healthy lifestyle through running!

Location: 2nd Floor Indoor Track      Instructor: Jordan

Ages: 6-11 yrs

 

Children and Youth Swim

(M)

Tuesday: 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Thursday: 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: October 23, 2016
End Date: June 17, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Children and youth are invited to enjoy the swimming pool.

Adults are not permitted during youth sessions.

 

 

Children's Flag Football

(M)

Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Ages 6-13 and open to all ability levels.

 

Children's Swim

(M)

Monday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday: 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

St. John’s Recreation Center, 1251 Prospect Place, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 19, 2015
Age:Child  

The swimming pool is open especially for children to exercise or use the pool for recreational swimming.

 

Chinese Dance Workshop

(M)

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with Young Dancers in Repertory's Chinese Dance Workshop. Learn traditional moves and learn the history of the dances. This workshop is facilitated by Trayer Run-Kowzun and is for ages 7 and older.

 

 

Circuit Station

(M)

Sunday: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Thursday: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex, 625 Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 23, 2017
Age:Teen  

Come run, jump, and throw in this 10 station circuit training. You will sweat and burn calories with this intense, rapid moving circuit class. Each station will be a different type of moderate to high intensity exercise guaranteed to push and challenge you!

With Various Instructors

 

 

Contemporary Dance

(M)

Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 3, 2017
Age:Teen  

Also known as modern dance, this contemporary class will consist of technique, body awareness, combinations and expressive movement. Beginners are welcome.\

Instructors: Teresa C.

 

Core Yoga

Sunday: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Broadway YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 651 Broadway, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Teen  

A form of yoga known for precision, alignment and a focus on individual postures and their therapeutic benefits. Iyengar yoga promotes quiet, an inward focus, and a heightened consciousness.

Phone: 718-981-4933
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Cross Training

(M)

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

A high intensity (HILT) workout in a small group environment.  Each workout will focus on improving overall fitness through aerobic, strength, and flexibility training via the "Tabata System," a period of active work plus rest, i.e., 20 seconds of work, 10 seconds of rest for a total of 4 minutes, set around 8 work stations.

Instructor: Tiberius St. Judge

Aerobics Room

 

 

Dance

(M)

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Friday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Age:Child  

In this class the youth will be able to learn and do something positive by dancing mambo and hip hop. In this program the youth will learn how to work together and learn powerful team leadership. Some may learn how to take the lead.

 

Dance Aerobic Fitness

Wednesday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Jacob Riis Neighborhood Settlement House Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 10-25 41st Ave, Long Island City, Queens

Start Date: January 26, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Easy to follow cardio dance class combines high energy and motivating music. A mixture of rhythms and different aerobic exercise styles to bring your heart rate up.

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Cost: FREE!!! 

 

Dance Class

(M)

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Child  

Kids have fun learning the art of ballet, hip hop and other dance forms.

 

Dance Fitness

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Harlem Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 506 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: June 5, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Dance Fitness provides a total body workout as it isolates larger muscle groups, increasing strength and definition to your core with specific emphasis on the abs, glutes, quads and arms. Instructor: Lisa

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Cost: FREE 

 

Dance Fitness

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Saratoga Village Cornerstone Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 940 Hancock Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 19, 2017
Age:Everyone  

This class will have dance steps that are easy to follow while grooving to an array of music.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Dance Fitness

Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Queens Center for Progress Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 249-16 Grand Central Parkway, Queens

Start Date: April 26, 2017
Age:Everyone  

This total body workout combines both cardio sculpt and bootcamp exercises. This class addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun!

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Cost: FREE!!! 

 

Dance Fitness

(M)

Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 85 Bradhurst Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: April 7, 2016
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Dance to upbeat music while working your muscles and getting in shape.

 

Dance Fitness

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Ingersoll Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 177 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 14, 2017
Age:Everyone  

LOW TO MODERATE AEROBICS THAT INCORPORATES STYLES LIKE JAZZ, HIP HOP, LATIN, ETC.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Dance Fitness

Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Eastern Parkway Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1044 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 14, 2017
Age:Everyone  

The instructor will demonstrate exercises for toning, tightening, & stretching the muscles. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Dance Fitness with LaKira

(M)

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 8, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

 

Dance Fun and Fitness

(M)

Wednesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Everyone  

A great cardio workout using dance and the traditional step.  You will work and tone up to familiar songs making your experience even more enjoyable.

Instructor: Arlene Belton

 

Dance class (Hip hop)

(M)

Tuesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 85 Bradhurst Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 27, 2016
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Learn how to dance to modern popular music with opportunities to perform infront of a live audience.

 

Dance/Low-Impact Aerobics

Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

P.S. 233 Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 9301 Avenue B, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 18, 2017
Age:Everyone  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Deep-Relaxation Yoga

Friday: 5:00 p.m.-5:45 p.m.

Integral Yoga Institute Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 227 W 13th St, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

Can’t escape the sweltering heat or work stress? Head to this Meatpacking District yoga studio for 45-minutes of aaaahhh. Begin with gentle stretching, then enjoy a generous session of deep relaxation known as Yoga Nidra, and top it off with a short meditation. Now you’re ready for the weekend.

Phone: 212-929-0585
Cost: Free 

 

Divalicious

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Gerard Carter Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 230 Broad St, Staten Island

Start Date: February 14, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Embrace your inner diva at this dance fitness class. This hour long workout features a blend of African, hip-hop and dance hall dance styles by incorporating cardio including jumping jacks, squat jumps, mountain climbers, lunges, jumps, etc... In this class, you'll target & sculpt major muscle groups from every plane of motion while burning away calories and channel your inner diva pop star.

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Dodgeball

(M)

Monday: 7:15 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida Street, Bronx

Age:Child / Teen  

Participants will engage in a fun team activity, while learning various types of dodgeball games.

 

Double Dutch

(M)

Tuesday: 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Saturday: 2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Sorrentino Recreation Center, 18-48 Cornaga Avenue, Queens

Age:Child  

Learn double dutch with the famous Stan's Pepper Steppers!

Ages 5-12: Tuesday-Wednesday 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

 

 

Early Morning Teen Fitness

(M)

Monday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.
Tuesday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.
Wednesday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.
Thursday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.
Friday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 10, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

 

FREE Weekly Women's Self-Defense class

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Shamburger's CHKA (Chinese Hawaiian Kenpo Academy Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 34 Avenue A, Manhattan

Age:Adult / Teen  

Shamburger's CHKA (Chinese Hawaiian Kenpo Academy) offers a FREE Weekly Women's Self-Defense class as a community service to the women of New York City. The class is offered every Tuesday evening at 7 pm at our studio, 34 Avenue A, 2nd Floor. The class is open to all women ages 14 and up. For more information, got to www.chka.org or call us at 646-692-6155.

Cost: Free 

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Family Latin Dance Workout

Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

St. Jerome H.A.N.D.S. Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 330 East 138th Street, Bronx

Start Date: January 18, 2017
End Date: July 1, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Easy steps to work out with Latin dance moves. Everyone is welcome.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Family Swim

(M)

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Friday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Saturday: 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: October 23, 2016
End Date: June 17, 2017
Age:Everyone  

The swimming pool is open for families to exercise or use the pool for recreational swimming.

 

 

Family Table Tennis

(M)

Sunday: 12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: January 19, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Parents can take advantage of this time to enjoy playing table tennis with their children.

 

Family Yoga

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Ridgewood YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 69-02 64th St, Queens

Age:Everyone  

A yoga class that integrates postures, breathing exercises, relaxation, and meditation to stretch, strengthen, and condition. All levels are welcome.

Phone: 212-912-2180

 

Family Zumba

Friday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Ridgewood YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 69-02 64th St, Queens

Age:Everyone  

ZUMBA is a fusion of Latin and International music, utilizing dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness program. The routines feature aerobic interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.

Phone: 212-912-2180

 

Field Day Kits

Sunday: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 a.m.
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

North Meadow Recreation Center, Mid-park at 97th Street, Central Park, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

Use the entire field day kit or just one or two items. We provide a variety of games and sports equipment, including basketballs, handballs, whiffle balls and bats, footballs--everything you need for an individual or group outing in the park.

No pre-registration required, bring a valid photo ID. Free.

 

Fit-Body Class

Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - New Utrecht Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1743 86th St, Brooklyn, NY, Brooklyn

Start Date: March 16, 2017
Age:Everyone  

This fun and exciting dance will clear the sand from your eyes and get you ready for the day with heart pumping choreography. The energy is contagious! This instructor is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Fitness Room

(M)

Monday: 9:00 a.m.-9:15 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m.-9:15 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.-9:15 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-9:15 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.-9:15 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center, 2180 First Avenue, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

The fitness room is open to members 16 years and older.

 

Fitness Room Access

(M)

Monday: 8:00 a.m.-8:45 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m.-8:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.-8:45 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m.-8:45 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m.-8:45 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-4:45 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: December 30, 2017
Age:Teen  

Open access for adults and youth 16+

 

Fitness-Mixup

Tuesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

P.S. 335 Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 130 Rochester Ave, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 3, 2017
Age:Everyone  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Flag Football

(M)

Monday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Hamilton Fish Recreation Center, 128 Pitt Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Is great for kids to get outside every once in a while instead of being inside on the computer or watching TV. Flag football is a non-contact version of the popular football as we know and see on TV today where kids can learn play-by-play how to pass the ball and get to the goal line.

(BiWeekly)

 

Instructor: Jose Llopiz

 

Floor Hockey

(M)

Wednesday: 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: January 4, 2017
End Date: June 7, 2017
Age:Teen  

Instructor: James Brooks

Instructional hockey for children and teens ages 6-14 years old.

 

Fluffy Dance Fitness

Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

P.S. 335 Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 130 Rochester Ave, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 26, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Fun dance fitness class that's made for all body types.

Sign up here for updates on this class!

 

Free Family Health and Fitness Program

Friday: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Jacobi Medical Center-Health Center at Gun Hill Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 1012 East Gun Hill Road, Bronx

Age:Adult / Teen  

Get on the ball to good health! How would you like to lose weight, feel great, and learn how to live a healthy lifestyle? Join our free weekly exercise classes led by an experienced personal trainer.

Phone: 718-918-8850
Cost: Free 

Jacobi Medical Center Community Health Centers

 

Free Family Health and Fitness Program

Friday: 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Jacobi Medical Center-Health Center at Tremont Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 1826 Arthur Ave, 2nd Floor, Bronx

Age:Adult / Teen  

Get on the ball to good health! How would you like to lose weight, feel great, and learn how to live a healthy lifestyle? Join our free weekly exercise classes led by an experienced personal trainer.

Phone: 718-918-8700
Cost: Free 

 

Free Nia Jam Series

Saturday: 6:15 p.m.-7:15 p.m.

JCC Manhattan Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 334 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

Once-a-month. Experience Nia—a beautiful blend of dance, martial arts, and yoga. With Kevin VerEecke and friends. All levels welcome.

Phone: 646-505-5708
Cost: Free 

 

Friday Fusion

(M)

Friday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Everyone  

A variety of exercises designed to tone the entire body using medicine balls, weights and body bars.  A fusion of traditional aerobics with a touch of Circuit training with TABATA style workout

Instructor: LaSharn Cooper-Patt

 

Friday Night Lights (Team Practice)

(M)

Friday: 7:30 p.m.-9:15 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Designed for boys and girls 13 to 17 years of age. Youth learn the fundamentals of basketballs, teamwork and leadership through drills and in-house tournaments.

 

Full Body Cardio Sculpt

Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Williamsburg Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 240 Division Ave Brooklyn, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 10, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Get ready to sweat and work all major muscle groups in this interval based class. Through a combination of strength training with resistance bands and high intensity cardio, this class will help you strengthen and tone your entire body and increase your cardio fitness levels.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Fun Fitness Friday w/ Sandra

(M)

Friday: 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

Instuctor: Sandra Carrero

 

Fun Time Toddlers

(M)

Friday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Hamilton Fish Recreation Center, 128 Pitt Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

A sports for toddlers 1 to 6 years old teaching them the wonderful sport of basketball getting them up and moving around having fun and getting time outside of the house and after school.

 

Instructor: Jose Llopiz

(THIS IS NOT A DROP OFF PROGRAM, PARENTS NEED TO STAY.)

 

Fun With Musical Theater

(M)

Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Children will learn the script, songs and choreography from some of our favorite on stage productions and present it at the end of the season!

Instructor: Arlene Belton

(Children Ages 5 - 11)

 

Functional Strength Training for Teens

(M)

Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Metropolitan Recreation Center, 261 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 22, 2014
Age:Teen  

A mixture of education and fitness, particpants will engaging in challenging fitness routines while being introducd to the basics of exercise physiology.

Instructor: H. Pepper Brent

 

General Swim

(M)

Sunday: 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m.,2:15 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-11:45 a.m.,2:15 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.,4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Monday: 4:15 p.m.-5:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 2:15 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: January 3, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Everyone  

The swimming pool is open for recreational swim.  Families are welcomed! Swim caps required.

 

General Swim

(M)

Sunday: 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Thursday: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.,5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.,5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Asser Levy Recreation Center, 392 Asser Levy Place, Manhattan

Start Date: January 1, 2017
End Date: July 1, 2017
Age:Everyone  

The pool is available for all members. Swim, play or just relax. The deep and shallow ends of the pool are divided to accommodate all swim levels.

 

General Swim

(M)

Sunday: 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday: 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Metropolitan Recreation Center, 261 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 20, 2016
Age:Everyone  

The swimming pool is open for members to exercise or use the pool for recreational swimming.

 

General Swim

(M)

Monday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.,2:00 p.m.-3:45 p.m.,5:00 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.,2:00 p.m.-3:45 p.m.,5:00 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.,3:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Everyone  

The swimming pool is open for general and family swim.  Swimming caps must be worn.

 

General Swim

(M)

Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 1 Clarkson Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Youth that are 17 and under require an adult with them in the pool.

 

General Swim

(M)

Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-4:45 p.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

Swimming for all ages to enjoy. All pool lanes are open.

 

General Swim

(M)

Monday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.,4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.,4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.,4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: March 26, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Everyone  

General Swim available for all members. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Our pool is divided between the shallow and deep end. Members may use kick boards and noodles to wade in the water.

All patrons must shower before entering the pool and wear proper bathing attire. Swim caps must be worn. Snorkeling goggles are NOT allowed. Bags are NOT allowed on the pool deck.

Members interested in swimming in laps must attend the Adult lap swim hours.

 

Gentle Tone & Stretch

Wednesday: 12:00 p.m.-12:45 p.m.

New Song Community Corporation-Triangle Building Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 120th St & 8th Ave, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

The Harlem Center for Healthy Living opened its doors in 2008 as a means to address the health disparities in Harlem, by focusing on education, activities and support in the prevention of obesity, hypertension, diabetes type 2, and heart disease. HCHL aspires to empower members with life-long healthy living habits. The monthly calendar of classes and activities include pilates, yoga, total body conditioning, salsa dancing, one on one healthy lifestyle coaching, healthy cooking demonstrations, holistic health workshops, and healthy community meals. Our goal at HCHL is to make wellness practices accessible and affordable for ALL in our community and to care for the total person/family. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Cost: $15/class or $75/year 

 

Gentle Yoga

Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Broadway YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 651 Broadway, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Teen  

Designed to teach basic yoga postures that will enhance flexibility, strength and balance and promote relaxation.

Phone: 718-981-4933
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Gentle Yoga

Sunday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Monday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 12:15 p.m.-1:15 p.m.
Wednesday: 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Saturday: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

South Shore YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3939 Richmond Ave, Staten Island

Age:Adult / Teen  

Designed to teach basic yoga postures that will enhance flexibility, strength and balance and promote relaxation.

Phone: 718-227-3200
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Get Up and Move - Children's Fitness

(M)

Tuesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Step Aerobics class designed for children, to promote a heart healthy way of living with exercise as a key factor.

Instructor:  Arlene B.

(Children Ages 6 - 11)

 

Girls Basketball

(M)

Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida Street, Bronx

Age:Child  

 

Go Fish

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Wagner Park Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, Just north of Historic Battery Park,, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

Cost: Free 

Except on the following days: May 17, June 14, September 20, and October 18

 

Goju Karate

(M)

Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 4, 2017
End Date: June 22, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Members of all ages can learn self defense and discipline while toning muscles through karate!

 

Instructor:  Mr. McGee

 

Group Fitness Classes

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m.,8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Maceus Studios Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 175-25 139th Road, Queens

Age:Everyone  

Alwayz Fit 4 Lyfe Classes were designed for individuals who desire to live healthier lifestyles. The class will provide basic aerobic and total body conditioning exercises along with basic nutritional guidelines to assist you to meet your wellness & fitness Goals in an uplifting environment!

E-mail: Alwayzfit4lyfe@alwayzfit4lyfe.com
Cost: $5-$10 

 

Group Trail Ride with Peak Bicycle

Sunday: 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Cunningham Park , LIE., 73 AVE., UNION TURNPIKE, GCP BET. 193 ST., FRANCIS LEWIS BLVD., HOLLIS HILLS TER., AND 210 ST. (Queens), Queens

Age:Teen  

Group ride on a 7-mile trail through Cunningham Park, weather permitting. We recommend that you have ridden this challenging trail before. You must wear a helmet during the ride, and please arrive no later than 8:15 am.

Phone: 718-225-5119
E-mail: peakmountainbike@yahoo.com
Cost: Free 

Meet at 210th St and 67th Ave.

Peak Mountain Bike

 

Gymnasium: Child/Youth

(M)

Monday: 2:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 2:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.,4:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Thursday: 2:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.,4:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday: 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

West Bronx Recreation Center, 1527 Jesup Avenue, Bronx

Age:Child  

The gymnasium is reserved for open recreation for youth.

 

Gymnasium: Teens

(M)

Monday: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Friday: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 11:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

West Bronx Recreation Center, 1527 Jesup Avenue, Bronx

Age:Teen  

 

HIIT Boot Camp

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Collegiate Preparatory High School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2021 Bergen St, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 21, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Workout by pushing your limits and body parts with the assistance of motivational music. Rev it up! Recover! Repeat!

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE 

 

HardCORE Abs

(M)

Monday: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center, 93-29 Queens Boulevard, Queens

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

The name is both a description and a goal! This is a 30 minute to 1 hour, intensive class that focuses on building core strength, endurance, and flexibility. Challenging exercises will target the lower and upper abdominals, obliques, back, and hip flexors. Modifications for beginners will be provided

For more information call and ask for Jillian Polstein at the Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center

 

Harlem Karate Institute: Karate

Monday: 2:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 2:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 2:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 2:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 2:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

PS 375 Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 141 E 111th St, Manhattan

Age:Child / Teen  

Martial science class for ages 6-18. Drop into as many classes as you like during the month.

Phone: 646-271-0619
E-mail: harlemkatas@yahoo.com
Cost: $100/month 

 

Healthy Lifestyles/ Strength Training

(M)

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 4, 2017
End Date: June 22, 2017
Age:Teen  

Instructor Paul Hardy:

Especially for teens.

Teens will learn the importance of physical health and body conditioning. The program also focuses on self-discipline and self-motivation.

 

Hiking The Belt

(M)

Thursday: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Avenue (across from Sea View Hospital), Staten Island

Age:Teen  

A fitness workout where particapents walk the trails of the Greenbelt. There will be a warmup and then a hike. If weather is not good, we will use Mulitipupose room for workout.

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Ages 18+

 

Ice Rink - Public Skating Hours

(M)

Sunday: 12:00 p.m.-4:45 p.m.
Monday: 9:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.,7:00 p.m.-9:50 p.m.
Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-4:45 p.m.,8:00 p.m.-9:50 p.m.

Flushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink, 131-04 Meridian Rd, Queens

Age:Everyone  

Admission Prices:
Weekday -  $5.00
Weekend (Starting at 7:00 p.m. Friday) - $8.00
Skate Rental - $5.00

Please call the World Ice Area at (718) 760-9001 for more information about the ice skating rink at Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

 

Imagination Recreation Toddler Program

(M)

Tuesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Thursday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 85 Bradhurst Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: July 7, 2015
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Preschool  

To provide a safe, healthy and attractive play environment for our toddlers.  We will provide age appropriate physical activities that encourage curiosity and use of the five senses.  Activities will support large and small muscle development as well as support social and emotional development through positive guidance and interactions.

Instructor:  Lynette Chisolm

 

Indoor Running Track

(M)

Sunday: 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Monday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 1 Clarkson Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 5, 2016
Age:Teen  

Small scale indoor running track, open to all throughout the day.

 

Indoor Soccer Clinic

(M)

Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Child  

Children will engage in various drills that will increase their foot-eye coordination, agility, endurance as well as teamwork and communication. Participants will also play scrimmage games as well as league matches.

Location: Basketball Court      Instructor: Jordan

Ages: 6-11 yrs

 

Instructional Basketball

(M)

Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Preschool / Child / Teen  

Learn the fundamentals of Basketball through this weekend class.  All skill levels are welcome.

 

Instructor :  Darryl Glenn

 

Instructional Basketball

(M)

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 8, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

The goal for this program is to help children gain motor and cognitive basketball skills.

Troy Basso- Instructor

 

Instructional Children’s Soccer

(M)

Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Asser Levy Recreation Center, 392 Asser Levy Place, Manhattan

Start Date: April 8, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

The program is meant for participants to receive technical guidance and ball mastery training. Teamwork, creativity and player ownership of the game.

Instructor: Oscar

 

Instructional Soccer

(M)

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 8, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Instructor:  Paul Jeffries

To promote health and wellness through soccer, as well as inspiring positive active lifestyles, including educating youth around healthy eating habits.

 

Instructional Youth Basball

(M)

Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Friday: 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 8, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Participants will learn the basic fundamentals.

Troy Basso- Instructor

 

Instructional Youth Basketball

(M)

Tuesday: 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Designed for boys and girls 13 to 17 years of age. Youth learn the fundamentals of basketball, teamwork and leadership through drills and in-house tournaments.

 

 

IntenSati

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

O'Dwyer Gardens Cornerstone Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2945 West 33rd St, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 14, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Improve your body, mind and spirit with this powerful invigorating practice. IntenSati combines affirmations with interval training, martial arts, dance and yoga. you will leave the class feeling stronger, inspired and uplifted!

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE 

 

IntenSati

Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

P.S. 149 Beacon Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 93-11 34th Ave, Jackson Heights, Queens

Start Date: May 11, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Come join us for a fun and exciting work out! IntenSati combines affirmations with interval training, martial arts, dance and yoga. you will leave the class feeling stronger, inspired, and uplifted! Instructor: Jinnan

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE!!! 

 

Intro to Double Dutch

(M)

Wednesday: 3:30 p.m.-4:15 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Intro to Double Dutch is a one hour jump rope class covering the basics of double dutch jump rope.  Students will learn to jump in and out of the ropes, standard jumping moves, rope turning and tricks from our experienced instructor in a fun, encouraging environment!

 

Jazz-Hip Hop Fusion Dance Class

(M)

Monday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center, 3225 Reservoir Oval East, Bronx

Start Date: January 1, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Child  

Dance classes are a mix between Jazz and Hip Hop.  Beginners welcome.  For youth 8 - 13 years old.

 

Please be dressed in comfortable clothes. You should have leggins or sweats for pants.  No jeans.

Instructor: Quiana

 

Jen's Aerobics

Friday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

P.S. 677 Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 605 Shepherd Ave, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 13, 2017
Age:Everyone  

A moderate, heart-pumping workout to help burn calories and improve heart health.

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE 

 

Jr. Sports Club: Soccer League

(M)

Friday: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Child  

Kids will be divided into teams, where they will utilize teamwork, foot-eye coordination and skill in this soccer league. Teams will play at least 2 games each week.

Location: Basketball Court      Instructor: Chris / Rodney

Ages: 6-11 yrs

Please note that the league games will start on April 21st, with the first two weeks of class serving as recruitment and practice.

 

Juggling

(M)

Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 1 Clarkson Street, Manhattan

Start Date: January 11, 2016
Age:Everyone  

Come join us for juggling! Beginner- expert welcome!

 

Just Dance

(M)

Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Friday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

J. Hood Wright Recreation Center, 351 Fort Washington Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: April 6, 2017
End Date: July 1, 2017
Age:Child  

During this 12 week program kids will be learning different dances.

 

KEEN/Parks ADA Recreation

(M)

Saturday: 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Kids Enjoy Exercise Now (KEEN), is an ADA based recreational program that provides one-on-one activities for children and young adults with developmental and physical disabilities.

Please feel free to call the center for further details.

Center membership is required for the participants. Children are enrolled through the KEEN website.

 

KIKS - Cardio, Interval, Kickboxing and Step

(M)

Tuesday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

A great, total body cardio workout for the heart. Includes interval training, kickboxing and step aerobics!

Instructor: Susan Hurse 

 

Karate

(M)

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

St. John’s Recreation Center, 1251 Prospect Place, Brooklyn

Age:Child / Teen  

This Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense.  A deeply ethical fighting tradition, it incorporates philosophical and physical elements.

 

Karate

(M)

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Owen Dolen Recreation Center, 2551 Westchester Avenue, Bronx

Age:Child / Teen  

This popular, Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense. For all ages.

 

Karate

(M)

Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida Street, Bronx

Age:Everyone  

This Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense.  A deeply ethical fighting tradition, it incorporates philosophical and physical elements.

This program is open to participants ages 4 and older.  Children may begin at any point throughout the year, but must be registered with the instructor.

 

Karate

(M)

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Age:Child  

This is a form of martial arts involving a variety of techniques, including blocks, strikes, evasions, throws, and joint manipulations. It is designed to promote physical and mental fitness as well as build self-esteem.

 

Karate: Youth

(M)

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Friday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center, 2180 First Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Participants to learn self-discipline, courtesy, respect, confidence, character, and self control all while learning the basics of Karate and Martial Arts/Self Defense.

Instructor:  Natividad and George Sanchez

 

Keep In Step

(M)

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.

Metropolitan Recreation Center, 261 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 10, 2016
Age:Teen  

A fun and energetic workout that features a coordinated treadmill, elliptical, stair climber and stationary bike routine set to upbeat music.

Instructor: H. Pepper Brent

 

Kettlebell Conditioning

(M)

Sunday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Monday: 5:00 p.m.-5:45 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Improve cardiovascular strength and flexibility through the use of basic, intermediate, and advance kettlbell movements and by incorporating the "Tabata System," a period of active work plus rest, i.e., 2 to 4 minutes of work, with 30 seconds to 1 minute of rest for the designated 6, 8, 10, or 12 rounds.  The order of exercises will change, alternating between 30 seconds to 1 minute per exercise for each round to enable the body to adapt, resulting in faster improvements.

Instructor: Tiberius St. Judge

Fitness Center Multi Purpose Room

 

Kettlebell Training

(M)

Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

A cardio and toning explosion using the Russian Kettlebell.  Complete toning for every muscle in the body with one instrument.

Instructor: LaSharn Cooper-Patt

 

Kickboxing

(M)

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center, 3225 Reservoir Oval East, Bronx

Start Date: January 1, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Teen  

From squats to punches to crunches.  This class will work out your entire body.  The focus is aerobics and getting your heart rate up.  You will do a variety of kickboxing moves to shed off the pounds.

 

Instructor: Carl CANCELLED FOR April 22 & 29

 

Kid Calisthenics

(M)

Tuesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Kids need to stay active and participate in physical activity on a regular basis. Exercise keeps kids healthy and helps them maintain a positive image of themselves. This class is a fun way to achieve those goals.

 

Kid's Camp

Randall's Island Park , EAST RIVER AND HARLEM RIVER (Manhattan), Manhattan

Age:Child  

Nature walks and activities for children

Cost: Free 

Level of Ability: All
Program start dates to be announced.

 

Kid's Fitness

(M)

Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Friday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

J. Hood Wright Recreation Center, 351 Fort Washington Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: January 3, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Child  

Designed to five children a light workout to keep them heathly and physically fit.

 

Instructor: Ron Creel

 

Kids Get Moving - Learn to play Soccer

(M)

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: October 22, 2016
End Date: June 17, 2017
Age:Child  

Children ages 5 years - 11 years learn to play soccer with coach Campbell.

 

 

Registration is required.

For more information and to register call or email; Victor.Campbell@parks.nyc.gov

 

Kids Get Moving - Learn to play Soccer

(M)

Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: October 22, 2016
End Date: June 17, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Children ages 12 years - 15 years learn to play soccer with coach Campbell.

 

 

Registration is required.

For more information and to register call or email; Victor.Campbell@parks.nyc.gov

 

Kids Get Moving Sports Program

(M)

Saturday: 9:15 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: September 4, 2016
End Date: June 17, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Children ages 6-11yrs are invited to join us for fun sports. Learn to play basketball, kickball, dodgeball, hula hoop throw, and lots and lots more.  Designed to help kids get moving.

Membership and registration is required.

 

Kids Karate

(M)

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Child  

This Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense. A deeply ethical fighting tradition, it incorporates philosophical and physical elements that will help participants boost self-confidence, self-esteem, self-control as well as overall health.

Location: Basketball Court    Instructor: Rick

Ages: 6-12 yrs

For inquiries about uniforms and attire, please contact Hanshi Rick Diaz.

 

Learn To Swim & Swim Team Practice

(M)

Tuesday: 4:00 p.m.-6:55 p.m.
Thursday: 4:00 p.m.-6:55 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Child / Teen  

BRC Stingrays Swim Team practice plus a Learn To Swim class session.

Learn To Swim (Ages 6-17)

Swim Team (Ages 6-18)

 

Learn To Swim - Spring Session

(M)

Tuesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: March 28, 2017
End Date: June 10, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

The pool is reserved for the Swim Team program, which provides swim team training and competition for youths 6 - 18 years.

Pre-registration with the Citywide Aquatics Division is required. Lottery registration opens October 5th at 12:00pm and closes October 12th at 11:59pm. Walk-in Registration at the Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center is Saturday, October 17th from 9:00am-12:00pm. For further information, please visit: http://www.nycgovparks.org/reg/learn-to-swim

 

Learn to Play Clinic

(M)

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 10, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

The Learn To Play clinics are for children ages 8-13 to learn the basic skills of Basketball, Valleyball, and Soccer in this 12 week rotating program. Sports will rotate in 4 week intervals.

 

Learn to Swim

(M)

Monday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Asser Levy Recreation Center, 392 Asser Levy Place, Manhattan

Start Date: January 1, 2017
End Date: July 1, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

The pool is reserved for the Learn to Swim program.  For more information about the program, click here.

 

Instructor: Aquatics

 

Learn to Swim

Community Center at Stuyvesant High School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 345 Chambers St., Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

Register at the Community Center or call 646-210-4292 Visit www.ccshs.org for program information and class times.

Phone: 646-210-4292
Phone 2: 646-210-4292

Community Center at Stuyvesant High School

 

Learn to Swim (Youth)

(M)

Tuesday: 4:00 p.m.-6:15 p.m.
Thursday: 4:00 p.m.-6:15 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Roy Wilkins Recreation Center, 177th Street & Baisley Boulevard, Queens

Age:Child / Teen  

Open recreational swim for kids ages 8-12.

 

Learn to Swim: Children

(M)

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

St. John’s Recreation Center, 1251 Prospect Place, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 17, 2015
Age:Child / Teen  

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Children ages 6 to 17 will learn beginner level skills such as how to safely get into and leave the water, how to control their breath by blowing bubbles, how to float and kick on front and back and move through the water. They will also learn how to stay safe around the water and what to do in case of an emergency. Children who already know these skills will learn to move their arms and legs together in a swimming motion. Instructors will work on teaching children to swim without assistance, and improve on skills of the beginner level.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

Beginner Level 2 6-17 yrs old

 

Learn to Swim: Children

(M)

Monday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

St. John’s Recreation Center, 1251 Prospect Place, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 17, 2015
Age:Child  

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Children ages 6 to 17 will learn beginner level skills such as how to safely get into and leave the water, how to control their breath by blowing bubbles, how to float and kick on front and back and move through the water. They will also learn how to stay safe around the water and what to do in case of an emergency. Children who already know these skills will learn to move their arms and legs together in a swimming motion. Instructors will work on teaching children to swim without assistance, and improve on skills of the beginner level.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

Beginner Level 1 6-17 yrs old

 

Learn to Swim: Children

(M)

Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 1, 2017
Age:Child  

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Children ages 6 to 17 will learn beginner level skills such as how to safely get into and leave the water, how to control their breath by blowing bubbles, how to float and kick on front and back and move through the water. They will also learn how to stay safe around the water and what to do in case of an emergency. Children who already know these skills will learn to move their arms and legs together in a swimming motion. Instructors will work on teaching children to swim without assistance, and improve on skills of the beginner level.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

 

 

Learn to Swim: Toddlers

(M)

Saturday: 12:30 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 8, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

The pool is reserved for NYC Parks' Learn to Swim program. The program, free for Recreation Center members, teaches both children and adults to swim.

 

Registration will be available soon. Please check back or call the center.

 

Learn to Swim: Tots

(M)

Saturday: 1:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

St. John’s Recreation Center, 1251 Prospect Place, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 17, 2015
Age:Preschool  

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Teach your tot to be ready to learn to swim! In this class, we'll get your tot used to the water, with the help of one of our Aquatic Specialists. Parents or guardians help their kids get familiar with the water, become comfortable floating on front and back, and be able to control their breath by blowing bubbles or submerging under water.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

 

Learn to Swim: Tots

(M)

Saturday: 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 1, 2017
Age:Preschool  

The Learn to Swim program offers free swim lessons for toddlers (1½-5), children (6-17), and adults (18+) of all ages at our indoor pools.

Teach your tot to be ready to learn to swim! In this class, we'll get your tot used to the water, with the help of one of our Aquatic Specialists. Parents or guardians help their kids get familiar with the water, become comfortable floating on front and back, and be able to control their breath by blowing bubbles or submerging under water.

Pre-registration is required.  Learn to Swim is only for registered participants.  More information about the program can be found on the Learn to Swim page.

 

 

Learn to play Chess

(M)

Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 4, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Instructor: Ed Auguste

 

Youth members will be introduced to the game of chess.

 

Live It Up Teen Program

(M)

Tuesday: 3:00 p.m.-8:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 3:00 p.m.-8:45 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-8:45 p.m.
Friday: 3:00 p.m.-8:45 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Age:Teen  

Our teen program offers a variety of activities focused on education, socialization, world awareness, street safety, fitness, personal & professional development, and quality of life enhancement.

 

Live Light / Live Right

(M)

Friday: 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

An exercise/wellness program specifically designed to help combat childhood obesity.

 

Low Impact Cardio Sculpt

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Clinton Hill Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 380 Washington Ave, Brooklyn

Start Date: March 18, 2017
Age:Everyone  

This fun workout with easy-to-follow cardio and strength training steps is a great way to get fit and strong. Designed for active older adults but all are welcome! This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE 

 

MET Pool Basketball

(M)

Friday: 5:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

This program is designed for teens that want to take their game to the next level. Teens will practice the fundamentals of basketball and learn different techniques in all facets to improve their game.

 

Martial Arts

(M)

Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Crotona Park Community Center, 1700 Fulton Avenue, Bronx

Age:Teen / Child  

Martial Arts instruction for children 11-14 on Wednesday and teens 14-18 on Thursday.

 

Martial Arts with Pedro

(M)

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Beginner/Intermediate Tae Kwan Do.

 

Mexican Folkloric Dance

(M)

Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Celebrate the vibrant cultures of Mexico is this dance class for teens ages 14 - 17 years old will learn the basics of Baile Folklorico while improving their coordination, self-confidence and listening skills.

 

Mexican Folkloric Dance

(M)

Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child  

Celebrate the vibrant cultures of Mexico is this beginning dance class. Boys and girls ages 6 - 13 years old will learn the basics of Baile Folklorico while improving their coordination, self-confidence and listening skills.

 

Mighty Milers

(M)

Wednesday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Faber Park Field House, Faber Street & Richmond Terrace, Staten Island

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running. 

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Registration is required. To register, please email Benny.Adorno@parks.nyc.gov or call (718) 390-8023. 

 

Mighty Skills Basketball

(M)

Tuesday: 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 5:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

This program is designed for teens that want to take their game to the next level. Teens will practice the fundamentals of basketball and learn different techniques in all facets to improve their game.

 

Mind Building Games

(M)

Monday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center, 2180 First Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 4, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Youth engage in games and activities that challenge cognitive function.

 

Moving for Wellness

Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1 Brookdale Plaza, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 19, 2017
Age:Everyone  

This class consists of Mind and Body exercises which includes stretching and some cardio workouts to help improve mobility, flexibility, and help with pain relief and overall body improvement. We will also focus on Mindfulness exercises in terms of renewing the way we think to help transform and improve our health.

Sign up here for updates on this class!

 

NY Cares Sports Explorers

(M)

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: March 25, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Free fun for kids! Play different sports each week with the volunteers of NY Cares.

 

NYC Parks Afterschool Program

(M)

Monday: 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Friday: 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: September 19, 2016
End Date: June 28, 2017
Age:Child  

Open to children ages 6-13, the Afterschool Program offers activities including arts and crafts, sports, educational activities, trips and computer use.  Registration is free.   
 
For more information regarding the NYC Parks Afterschool Program, or to register, click here.

 

NYC Parks Presents: Latin Summer Night

(M)

Friday: 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

J. Hood Wright Recreation Center, 351 Fort Washington Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: June 16, 2017
End Date: June 16, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Join us for a night of Latin dance in the Heights. We’ll open up the dance floor with the sounds of salsa, bachata, merengue, soca, and reggae music. This event is FREE and open to the public!

 

NYC Parks Presents: Studio 351 Dance-A-Thon

(M)

Friday: 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

J. Hood Wright Recreation Center, 351 Fort Washington Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: June 2, 2017
End Date: June 2, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Join us as we celebrate Black Music Month in the Heights. Participants will enjoy the sounds and songs from the 70’s and 80’s. A prize will be given to the last person standing.
 

Located in J Hood Wright Park

 

NYC Parks Volleyball Club

(M)

Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 1, 2017
Age:Teen  

Welcome to Chelsea's own NYC Parks Volleyball club. Here youth will focus on the fundamental skills and basics required to play the game of volleyball. Our coaches work hard and dedicate their time to achieve great results. Our athletes will also compete in in-house competitions to highten their level of play.

 

No Excuses!

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Hudson Guild: Elliott Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 441 West 26th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: March 17, 2017
Age:Everyone  

A low impact class designed to introduce participants of all ages and fitness levels to strength training. Participants will be shown how to tone and build muscles without using weights or equipment. Classes will consist of a variety of exercises that can be adapted to incorporate resistance to fit participants' needs. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program.

Sign up here for updates on this class!

Cost: FREE 

 

OT100 Teen Open Access

(M)

Monday: 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday: 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: May 22, 2017
End Date: May 27, 2017
Age:Teen  

During Teen Open Access hours, users ages 13-17 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

 

OT100 Teen Open Access

(M)

Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: May 30, 2017
End Date: June 27, 2017
Age:Teen  

During Teen Open Access hours, users ages 13-17 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

 

Olympic Weightlifting

(M)

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-9:45 p.m.
Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-9:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-9:45 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-9:45 p.m.
Saturday: 1:00 p.m.-4:45 p.m.

Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center, 93-29 Queens Boulevard, Queens

Age:Teen  

Olympic weightlifting is a type of weightlifting aimed at lifting maximum weight.  It is mastered by gaining strength through practice and using techniques to effectively lift the barbells.  For ages 14 and over.

This program requires registration and a $50 program fee.

Olympic weightlifting is currently under renovation. Please call the center for updates.

 

Open Basketball

(M)

Tuesday: 8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Start Date: May 9, 2017
End Date: December 31, 2021
Age:Everyone  

Take your game to the next level on our Basketball court. Shoot some hoops, start a pick up game, practice drills or get fit while having fun.

 

Open Teen Basketball

(M)

Monday: 3:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m.,5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Friday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Grab your sneakers and join us for a drop-in, open gym program for teens to make friends and play basketball.

 

Open Teen Volleyball

(M)

Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Hamilton Fish Recreation Center, 128 Pitt Street, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Teaching the kids the rules and regulations of the well-known sport of volleyball teaching the basics serve set plays and spikes hooch have our youth jumping around and building team communication.

 

 Colleen Flood

 

Open Yoga

Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

New Song Community Corporation-Rosa Building Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 163 St. Nicholas Avenue, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

The Harlem Center for Healthy Living opened its doors in 2008 as a means to address the health disparities in Harlem, by focusing on education, activities and support in the prevention of obesity, hypertension, diabetes type 2, and heart disease. HCHL aspires to empower members with life-long healthy living habits. The monthly calendar of classes and activities include pilates, yoga, total body conditioning, salsa dancing, one on one healthy lifestyle coaching, healthy cooking demonstrations, holistic health workshops, and healthy community meals. Our goal at HCHL is to make wellness practices accessible and affordable for ALL in our community and to care for the total person/family. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Cost: $15/class or $75/year 

 

Parent and Baby Yoga

Community Center at Stuyvesant High School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 345 Chambers St., Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

Register at the Community Center or call 646-210-4292. Visit www.ccshs.org for program information and class times.

Cost: Call for price 

 

Peaceful Core - Stretch Class

(M)

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Stretch class with flex training for tight muscles as well as relaxation techniques to de-stress.  This class also aids in relief of scar tissue and increased circulation with the use of the foam roller.

Instructor: LaSharn Cooper-Patt

 

Performance Dance: Intermediate

(M)

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 5, 2015
Age:Child / Teen  

At the discretion of the instructor, this class is through audition only. Students within this course will have the opportunity to present a choreographed dance piece, as well as present a piece of their choice in a full concert or workshop setting.

 

Pilates 1

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

New Song Community Corporation-Rosa Building Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 163 St. Nicholas Avenue, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

The Harlem Center for Healthy Living opened its doors in 2008 as a means to address the health disparities in Harlem, by focusing on education, activities and support in the prevention of obesity, hypertension, diabetes type 2, and heart disease. HCHL aspires to empower members with life-long healthy living habits. The monthly calendar of classes and activities include pilates, yoga, total body conditioning, salsa dancing, one on one healthy lifestyle coaching, healthy cooking demonstrations, holistic health workshops, and healthy community meals. Our goal at HCHL is to make wellness practices accessible and affordable for ALL in our community and to care for the total person/family. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

E-mail: newsong163@gmail.com
Cost: $15/class or $75/year 

 

Pilates 2

Tuesday: 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

New Song Community Corporation-Rosa Building Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 163 St. Nicholas Avenue, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

The Harlem Center for Healthy Living opened its doors in 2008 as a means to address the health disparities in Harlem, by focusing on education, activities and support in the prevention of obesity, hypertension, diabetes type 2, and heart disease. HCHL aspires to empower members with life-long healthy living habits. The monthly calendar of classes and activities include pilates, yoga, total body conditioning, salsa dancing, one on one healthy lifestyle coaching, healthy cooking demonstrations, holistic health workshops, and healthy community meals. Our goal at HCHL is to make wellness practices accessible and affordable for ALL in our community and to care for the total person/family. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Cost: $15/class or $75/year 

 

Plyometric Intensity

(M)

Sunday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Monday: 2:15 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Wednesday: 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex, 625 Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island

Start Date: April 3, 2017
End Date: June 23, 2017
Age:Teen  

Using only the plyometric boxes, this high intensity workout encourages constant dynamic movement. Participants will engage in a series of circuit based exercise for a total body workout. Plyometric Intensity focuses on coordination and strengthening of core stability.

With Peter Liota

 

Pool Closed

(M)

Sunday: 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Monday: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.,8:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.,3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.,6:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.,8:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.,3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.,5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.,8:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.,3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.,6:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.,8:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.,3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.,5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.,8:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.,3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.,6:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Saturday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: October 23, 2016
End Date: June 17, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Swimming pool is closed to public

 

Power Ball Aerobics

(M)

Thursday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Avenue (across from Sea View Hospital), Staten Island

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

This creative workout uses drumsticks and exercise balls to burn calories, and boost your heart rate. Fast paced 40 minute workout will provide a great aerobic workout. 

Room 106

Ages 13+

 

Punk Rope

Wednesday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Greenpoint YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 99 Meserole Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

Punk Rope combines themed workouts, fitness games, rope jumping, and raise-the-roof music to bring out the kid in all of us. Free to members of the YMCA.

Phone: 646-654-0668
Cost: Members of the Greenpoint Y: FREE; non-members: one-time free trial class, $15 for a day pass thereafter 

Punk Rope

 

Punk Rope

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Prospect Park YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 357 Ninth Street, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

Punk Rope combines themed workouts, fitness games, rope jumping, and raise-the-roof music to bring out the kid in all of us. Free to members of the YMCA.

Phone: 646-654-0668
Cost: Free to members of the YMCA 

Punk Rope

 

Punk Rope

Sunday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

14th St Y Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 344 East 14th Street, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

Punk Rope combines themed workouts, fitness games, rope jumping, and raise-the-roof music to bring out the kid in all of us. Free to members of the YMCA.

Phone: 646-654-0668
Cost: $12/Free to members of the YMCA  

Punk Rope

 

Punk Rope

Monday: 1:15 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

YMCA Sports Complex at Park Slope Armory Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 361 15th Street, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

Punk Rope combines themed workouts, fitness games, rope jumping, and raise-the-roof music to bring out the kid in all of us. Free to members of the YMCA.

Phone: 646-654-0668
Cost: Free to members of the YMCA 

Punk Rope

 

Punk Rope

Tuesday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Friday: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Long Island City YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 32-23 Queens Blvd, Queens

Age:Everyone  

Punk Rope combines themed workouts, fitness games, rope jumping, and raise-the-roof music to bring out the kid in all of us. Free to members of the YMCA.

Cost: free to YMCA members 

Punk Rope

 

Restorative Yoga

(M)

Saturday: 9:05 a.m.-10:05 a.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Teen  

Restorative yoga is a form of yoga that seeks to achieve physical, mental and emotional relaxation with the aid of props. The use of props makes it easier to maintain balance while stimulating and relaxing the body.

 

Roller Skating (Youth & Teen Skate)

(M)

Friday: 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Age:Child / Teen  

Friday Night Roller Skating at the Brownsville Recreation Center continues to roll on with Youth & Teen Skate Night starting from 5 pm until 8 pm.

The recreation center will provide skates for all to use or you can bring your own pair of skates.  Membership ID required in order to receive a pair of skates. Come enjoy one of America's favorite past times, lace up those skates and get ready to roll.

 

Salsa, Sabor, Y Salud

Saturday: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

North Brooklyn YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 570 Jamaica Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

This is a culture-based program. The program's goals are to assist Latino families with children under 12 years of age in increasing their awareness of physical activity and nutrition issues, increasing their level of physical activity and improving habits leading to a healthy lifestyle. Offered at our off-site located at 35 Starr Street, Brooklyn.

Cost: Free 

 

Saturday Swim Lessons (Registration Required)

(M)

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Flushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink, 131-04 Meridian Rd, Queens

Start Date: April 1, 2017
End Date: June 3, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Learn how to swim with our professionally trained staff!  We teach all age groups and abilities. Lessons are small, with a student-teacher ratio of 8:1, and can be taken progressively, from beginner to experienced.
 
Each series of lessons is composed of ten classes, of 45 minutes each.  Placement in the classes is determined by availability, and by the swimmer's skill level, which is judged by the swimmer's participation in a mandatory water test.
 
Fee: $80 for eight lessons.  Participants must be Recreation Center members.
 
Registration is required.   To register, please call FMCP at (718) 271-7572.

 

Shape Up NYC: Aerobics

Monday: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Betsy Head Field House, Livonia Ave between Hopkinson & Amboy streets, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 3, 2014
Age:Teen  

Instructor: Carolyn Herring

 

Cardio exercise class combining strength and toning exercises.

 

 Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 


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Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and open to the public.

 

Shape Up NYC: Aerobics

Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

St. John’s Recreation Center, 1251 Prospect Place, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 4, 2014
Age:Everyone  

Instructor: Carolyn Herring

 

Cardio exercise class combining strength and toning exercises. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 


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Shape Up NYC: African Dance

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: March 19, 2016
Age:Teen  

African Dance is a high energy, low impact fitness class that incorporates aerobics exercise to improve fitness, weight loss, cardiovascular health, flexibility, and rhythm. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.



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Shape Up NYC: Ballet Fitness

Monday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Pomonok Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 67-09 Kissena Blvd., Queens

Start Date: January 4, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

This class uses a blend of ballet-esque vocabulary and Pilates fundamentals. This class will tone and tighten your abdominals and wake up the hard-to-reach deep muscles of the hip, glutes, and back that conventional workouts might miss, giving you a longer, leaner, more flexible body. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program.

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Phone: (718) -591-3377
Phone 2: 212-360-3300
Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Beginner Yoga

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:45 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Gerritsen Beach Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2808 Gerritsen Ave, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 13, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

A beginner level class with a focus on bringing awareness to the body through core strengthening and total body flexibility. Students should wear comfortable clothing and bring their own mat.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Body Blast

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Avenue (across from Sea View Hospital), Staten Island

Start Date: January 1, 2017
End Date: July 1, 2017
Age:Teen  

Full body workout. 

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Room 106

 


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Shape Up NYC: Body Rock!

Monday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Queens Library - Richmond Hill Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 118-14 Hillside Ave. Richmond Hill, Queens

Start Date: January 30, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Get your "Body Rockin" with a fusion of cardio-based dance and aerobic moves while groovin (listening) to some vibrant, soulful beats. This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE!!! 

 

Shape Up NYC: Body Sculpting

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: April 2, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Get your abs in shape through this targeted class designed to get results.

Instructor: Chris Patt



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Shape Up NYC classes are free and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC: Bokwa

Sunday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Soundview Park Field House Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1550 Lafayette Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: September 13, 2014
End Date: July 1, 2017
Age:Everyone  

Meets at Soundview Park Field House. An energizing dance workout that is based on the shapes of letters and numbers. Easy to follow movements will make you forget that you are even exercising!

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Shape Up NYC: Boot Camp with Chris

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134th Street, Manhattan

Age:Everyone  

You will experience short bursts of high intensity interval training that target major muscle groups of the upper and lower body. Experience circuit style routines that jump start cardio fitness with creative muscle toning exercises using your body weight.

 


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Shape Up NYC: Bootcamp

Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

A.R.R.O.W. Field House, 35-30 35th Street, Queens

Age:Teen  

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and improve cardiovascular health. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

 


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Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members.

 

Shape Up NYC: Bootcamp

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida Street, Bronx

Start Date: January 25, 2017
Age:Teen  

You will experience short bursts of high intensity interval training that target major muscle groups of the upper and lower body. Experience circuit style routines that jump start cardio fitness with creative muscle toning exercises using your body weight.



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Shape Up NYC: Bootcamp

Friday: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida Street, Bronx

Start Date: January 25, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Teen  

You will experience short bursts of high intensity interval training that target major muscle groups of the upper and lower body. Experience circuit style routines that jump start cardio fitness with creative muscle toning exercises using your body weight.

 


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Please bring a lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Waller Temple Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 694 Macon Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: February 16, 2017
Age:Everyone  

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun! This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Rochdale Village Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 169-65 137th Avenue Rm 19, Queens

Start Date: January 7, 2016
Age:Everyone  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body.

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Cost: Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness

Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Queens Library - Rosedale Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 144-20 243 Street, Queens

Start Date: March 16, 2017
End Date: September 14, 2017
Age:Everyone  

The class will encompass easy to follow dance moves geared at increasing cardiovascular fitness, body toning and burning calories. The class will include a warm up, an aerobic workout, muscle toning, stretching and cool down. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Fitness

Monday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida Street, Bronx

Start Date: January 25, 2017
Age:Teen  

This is a mederate-high energy class that can be modified for different levels of fitness. It builds cardiovascular endurance and muscular endurance

 


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Shape Up NYC: Cardio Sculpt

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

South Jamaica II Houses - Cornerstone Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 109-04 160th St. Jamaica, Queens

Start Date: September 24, 2016
End Date: June 24, 2017
Age:Everyone  

High intensity strength movements interspersed with cardio to keep your heart rate up will keep you sweating. This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Sculpt

Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Harlem Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 506 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan

Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE!!! 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Sculpt

Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Make the Road NY Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 92-10 Roosevelt Avenue, Queens

Start Date: August 11, 2015
Age:Adult / Teen  

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun! This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Sculpt

Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

P.S. 149 Beacon Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 93-11 34th Ave, Jackson Heights, Queens

Start Date: March 6, 2017
Age:Everyone  

A high intensity fusion of cardio and strength moves to keep you sweating and burning. The class is set to pumping music for motivation to get through it. This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Sculpt

Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

P.S. 149 Beacon Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 93-11 34th Ave, Jackson Heights, Queens

Start Date: September 14, 2016
Age:Adult / Teen  

A high intensity fusion of cardio and strength moves to keep you sweating and burning. The class is set to pumping music for motivation to get through it. This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Sculpt Kickboxing

Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Murphy Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 601 Crotona Park North, Bronx

Start Date: January 12, 2016
Age:Everyone  

Building muscle strength as well as endurance through body weighted exercises while burning calories with intense cardio training.

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Cost: Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: Caribbean/World Dance

Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Atlantic Terminal Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 501 Carlton Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 26, 2017
Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

This fun dance class will keep you sweating and grooving to a variety of Caribbean rhythms, while improving your cardiovascular health and toning your body. This instructor is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Chair Yoga

Thursday: 2:30 p.m.-3:45 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Gerritsen Beach Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2808 Gerritsen Ave, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 15, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

A beginner level chair-based class with a focus on bringing awareness to the body through core strengthening and total body flexibility. Students should wear comfortable clothing.

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Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Core Strengthening & Toning

Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Christian Pentecostal Church: Fellowship Hall Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 910 Richmond Rd, Staten Island

Start Date: September 4, 2014
Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

An exercise class focusing on your core through a combination of strength, balance and toning exercises. This instructor is part of the Parks NYC Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Shape Up NYC: Cycling

Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Avenue (across from Sea View Hospital), Staten Island

Start Date: April 2, 2017
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Teen  

Cycling is an exercise class focusing on endurance, strength, intervals, high and low intensity class. So ride while listening to music and get ready the sweat!
 

Room 205


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Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Power Moves Gymnastics and Fitness Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 214-03 Jamaica Ave, Queens

Start Date: July 14, 2014
Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun!

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Phone: (347) 709-6788

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

P.S./I.S. 181 Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1023 New York Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 5, 2016
End Date: May 31, 2017
Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body.This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program.

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Phone: 718-703-3633
Cost: FREE