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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/22
Tuesday
10/23
Wednesday
10/24
Thursday
10/25
Friday
10/26
Saturday
10/27
Sunday
10/28

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

6:00 a - 7:00 a
Battle Rope Fitness
Adult

Battle Rope Fitness

Battle Rope fitness will incorporate a weighted room used to work out multiple body parts at one time. Based on your stance, you can workout your arms, core, and legs at the same time, so its very efficient for people that can't dedicate more than 30 minutes to work out.

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Weight Room


Adult

6:00 a - 7:30 a
Open Court Adult Basketball
Adult, Senior

Open Court Adult Basketball

Start your day with a game of basketball. Play a pickup game with other members. McCarren's Summer season begins on July 1st.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - Building with Tots
Family

McCarren Tots - Building with Tots

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.

Instructor: Lille Ballard

Location: Gymnasium


Family

11:00 a - 12:00 p
McCarren Tots: Weebike
Preschool

McCarren Tots: Weebike

Take your tot age 3-5 to this learn to ride program.  Bring your own bike and help facilitate structured lessons for your child to learn to ride safely and skillfully.

Instructor: Malaica Sidibe

Location: Gymnasium


Preschool

1:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Weightlifting
Teen

Teen Weightlifting

Instructor: Nate

Location: Weight room


Teen

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YMCA Afterschool Basketball
Child

YMCA Afterschool Basketball

YMCA Afterschool program. Registration done through the YMCA.

Location: South Side

 


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Youth Cardio
Child

Youth Cardio

Grab your sneakers and join us for a drop-in, cardio trainnig program for teens to make friends and stay in shape.


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Teen Art & Games
Teen

Teen Art & Games

Come learn art and practice art techniques! Preparation for college level art instruction. Teens with any level of art experience, from none to expert, can participate! Materials provided.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Room D


Teen

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Youth Basketball
Child

Youth Basketball


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.

Ages 6-13 years old


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Desk to 5k Running Club
Adult, Senior

Desk to 5k Running Club

If you have ever tried to run alone, you know it can be difficult to get the motivation to go out and exercise. Join McCarren's running club where you can help other individuals build motivation, create support networks and provide a health social outlet for new runners and seasoned athletes.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Outdorr running


Adult, Senior

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

This program is designed for teens that want to play basketball in a competitive, or non-competitive atmosphere.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Flag Football Practice
Child, Teen

Teen Flag Football Practice

Boys and girls are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of flag football, such as throwing, running and catching. In addition, players will learn team defense and offense and, most importantly, sportsmanship. This program helps kids build up their self-esteem and confidence through a competitive environment.


Child, Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Youth Lounge
Child

Youth Lounge

Children ages 6-13 can participate in our conversaion, games and more.

Location: Multi-purpose Room D


Child

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Pickleball
Everyone

Pickleball

Play Pickleball and get fit while having fun. Perfect game for all ages. A racquet sport similar to tennis.


Everyone

7:30 p - 9:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Frisbee
Adult, Teen

Frisbee

Adults and teens can practice throwing the frisbee and learn throwing skills for the sport of ultimate.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Outside


Adult, Teen

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

6:00 a - 7:30 a
Open Court Adult Basketball
Adult, Senior

Open Court Adult Basketball

Start your day with a game of basketball. Play a pickup game with other members. McCarren's Summer season begins on July 1st.


Adult, Senior

7:30 a - 9:00 a
Good Morning Workout
Adult, Senior

Good Morning Workout

Everyone needs physical activity for good health. Our Good morning program was created to adapt to each individual, to create an enjoyable workout program that best fits the participants needs to become stronger and more mobile so that they can live a happier and healthier life.

 

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Weight room


Adult, Senior

8:30 a - 9:00 a
Ab Session with Lincoln
Adult

Ab Session with Lincoln

Ab session will be a class to work on abdominal muscles. It will work on core strengths and toning and adding definition.

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Multi-purpose Room A/B


Adult

9:00 a - 9:30 a
Spin Class
Adult, Senior

Spin Class

Energizing music and enthusiastic instructor leads your cycling class to burn calories and strengthen and shape your body and legs.

 

 

Location: Spin Bike Room


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - Building with Tots
Family

McCarren Tots - Building with Tots

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.

Instructor: Lille Ballard

Location: Gymnasium


Family

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Zumba
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adaptive Zumba

Join this fun class!  A no-judgment workout, this class welcomes everyone.  We will show you how fun Zumba is, no matter your level of experience!  People with disabilities are encouraged to take part.

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.

Instructor: Claudine Pierre

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Pickleball
Everyone

Pickleball

Play Pickleball and get fit while having fun. Perfect game for all ages. A racquet sport similar to tennis.


Everyone

2:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

2:30 p - 3:00 p
Jump into SHAPE with Terrence
Adult, Senior

Jump into SHAPE with Terrence

This program is base on ploymetric training with a blend of cardio work. The program is design to reduce weight, built strenght, endurance and bone density. The program will be tailored for members 20 and older. This program focuses on the development of fitness of the whole body,.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Weightlifting
Teen

Teen Weightlifting

Instructor: Nate

Location: Weight room


Teen

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YMCA Afterschool Basketball
Child

YMCA Afterschool Basketball

YMCA Afterschool program. Registration done through the YMCA.

Location: South Side

 


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Youth Cardio
Child

Youth Cardio

Grab your sneakers and join us for a drop-in, cardio trainnig program for teens to make friends and stay in shape.


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Teen Health Workshop
Teen

Teen Health Workshop

Social hour for McCarren teenagers to learn to express themselves

Instructor: Bridging Access to Care

Location: Room D


Teen

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Youth Basketball
Child

Youth Basketball


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.

Ages 6-13 years old


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Desk to 5k Running Club
Adult, Senior

Desk to 5k Running Club

If you have ever tried to run alone, you know it can be difficult to get the motivation to go out and exercise. Join McCarren's running club where you can help other individuals build motivation, create support networks and provide a health social outlet for new runners and seasoned athletes.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Outdorr running


Adult, Senior

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

This program is designed for teens that want to play basketball in a competitive, or non-competitive atmosphere.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Flag Football Practice
Child, Teen

Teen Flag Football Practice

Boys and girls are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of flag football, such as throwing, running and catching. In addition, players will learn team defense and offense and, most importantly, sportsmanship. This program helps kids build up their self-esteem and confidence through a competitive environment.


Child, Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Youth Lounge
Child

Youth Lounge

Children ages 6-13 can participate in our conversaion, games and more.

Location: Multi-purpose Room D


Child

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Pickleball
Everyone

Pickleball

Play Pickleball and get fit while having fun. Perfect game for all ages. A racquet sport similar to tennis.


Everyone

6:30 p - 7:30 p
Spin Class with Terrence
Adult, Senior

Spin Class with Terrence

Energizing music and enthusiastic instructor leads your cycling class to burn calories and strengthen and shape your body and legs.

 

Instructor: Terrence Hamilton

Location: Spin Bike Room


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Table tennis is good for your health - it's great for working up a sweat and getting your heart rate up. Played at the higher levels, it's one of the fastest sports around. You don't have to be a pro to get a good workout.

Location: Multi-purpose C


Adult

7:30 p - 9:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Shape Up NYC: Vinyasa Flow
Adult, Senior

Shape Up NYC: Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa yoga is a discipline that utilizes postures and breathing techniques. This form of yoga offers a range of health benefits to those who practice it, as it encompasses all areas of mind, body and spirit.

Location: Multipurpose A


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

6:00 a - 7:00 a
Battle Rope Fitness
Adult

Battle Rope Fitness

Battle Rope fitness will incorporate a weighted room used to work out multiple body parts at one time. Based on your stance, you can workout your arms, core, and legs at the same time, so its very efficient for people that can't dedicate more than 30 minutes to work out.

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Weight Room


Adult

6:00 a - 7:30 a
Open Court Adult Basketball
Adult, Senior

Open Court Adult Basketball

Start your day with a game of basketball. Play a pickup game with other members. McCarren's Summer season begins on July 1st.


Adult, Senior

7:00 a - 11:30 a
Senior Social with Butch
Senior

Senior Social with Butch

Join “Butch” for a relaxing and fun morning of cards, board games and conversation. Enjoy the start of your day by meeting new friends or reuniting with old friends. Socializing is very important as we age and it keeps our minds young!

Instructor: Morris "Butch" Nelson

Location: Multi-purpose room D


Senior

7:30 a - 9:00 a
Good Morning Workout
Adult, Senior

Good Morning Workout

Everyone needs physical activity for good health. Our Good morning program was created to adapt to each individual, to create an enjoyable workout program that best fits the participants needs to become stronger and more mobile so that they can live a happier and healthier life.

 

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Weight room


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 11:00 a
Adult Weight Room Skills
Adult, Senior

Adult Weight Room Skills

This program is meant to improve strength, muscle size, and conditioning simultaneously.  It was specifically created to offer people everything they will ever need to walk into any gym with confidence so they can start building their happiest, strongest and best self.

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Weight room


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - Building with Tots
Family

McCarren Tots - Building with Tots

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.

Instructor: Lille Ballard

Location: Gymnasium


Family

11:00 a - 12:00 p
McCarren Tots: Weebike
Preschool

McCarren Tots: Weebike

Take your tot age 3-5 to this learn to ride program.  Bring your own bike and help facilitate structured lessons for your child to learn to ride safely and skillfully.

Instructor: Malaica Sidibe

Location: Gymnasium


Preschool

1:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Weightlifting
Teen

Teen Weightlifting

Instructor: Nate

Location: Weight room


Teen

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YMCA Afterschool Basketball
Child

YMCA Afterschool Basketball

YMCA Afterschool program. Registration done through the YMCA.

Location: South Side

 


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Youth Cardio
Child

Youth Cardio

Grab your sneakers and join us for a drop-in, cardio trainnig program for teens to make friends and stay in shape.


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Teen Art & Games
Teen

Teen Art & Games

Come learn art and practice art techniques! Preparation for college level art instruction. Teens with any level of art experience, from none to expert, can participate! Materials provided.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Room D


Teen

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Youth Basketball
Child

Youth Basketball


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.

Ages 6-13 years old


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Desk to 5k Running Club
Adult, Senior

Desk to 5k Running Club

If you have ever tried to run alone, you know it can be difficult to get the motivation to go out and exercise. Join McCarren's running club where you can help other individuals build motivation, create support networks and provide a health social outlet for new runners and seasoned athletes.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Outdorr running


Adult, Senior

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

This program is designed for teens that want to play basketball in a competitive, or non-competitive atmosphere.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Flag Football Practice
Child, Teen

Teen Flag Football Practice

Boys and girls are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of flag football, such as throwing, running and catching. In addition, players will learn team defense and offense and, most importantly, sportsmanship. This program helps kids build up their self-esteem and confidence through a competitive environment.


Child, Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Youth Lounge
Child

Youth Lounge

Children ages 6-13 can participate in our conversaion, games and more.

Location: Multi-purpose Room D


Child

6:00 p - 9:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Drawing with Ben
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Drawing with Ben

Drawing has been the foundation of art for many centuries, and the incredibly diverse and varied approaches continue to inspire much interest from students today. This class will introduce members to the basics of drawing and composition through a series of fun-filled exercises.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Art Room

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Painting with Ben
Everyone
Accessible Facilities

Painting with Ben

Painting has been the foundation of art for many centuries, and the incredibly diverse and varied approaches continue to inspire much interest from students today. This class will introduce members to the basics of painting and composition through a series of fun-filled exercises.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Art Room

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Everyone

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

6:00 a - 7:30 a
Open Court Adult Basketball
Adult, Senior

Open Court Adult Basketball

Start your day with a game of basketball. Play a pickup game with other members. McCarren's Summer season begins on July 1st.


Adult, Senior

7:30 a - 9:00 a
Good Morning Workout
Adult, Senior

Good Morning Workout

Everyone needs physical activity for good health. Our Good morning program was created to adapt to each individual, to create an enjoyable workout program that best fits the participants needs to become stronger and more mobile so that they can live a happier and healthier life.

 

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Weight room


Adult, Senior

8:30 a - 9:00 a
Ab Session with Lincoln
Adult

Ab Session with Lincoln

Ab session will be a class to work on abdominal muscles. It will work on core strengths and toning and adding definition.

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Multi-purpose Room A/B


Adult

9:00 a - 9:30 a
Spin Class
Adult, Senior

Spin Class

Energizing music and enthusiastic instructor leads your cycling class to burn calories and strengthen and shape your body and legs.

 

 

Location: Spin Bike Room


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - Building with Tots
Family

McCarren Tots - Building with Tots

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.

Instructor: Lille Ballard

Location: Gymnasium


Family

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Pickleball
Everyone

Pickleball

Play Pickleball and get fit while having fun. Perfect game for all ages. A racquet sport similar to tennis.


Everyone

2:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

2:30 p - 3:00 p
Jump into SHAPE with Terrence
Adult, Senior

Jump into SHAPE with Terrence

This program is base on ploymetric training with a blend of cardio work. The program is design to reduce weight, built strenght, endurance and bone density. The program will be tailored for members 20 and older. This program focuses on the development of fitness of the whole body,.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Weightlifting
Teen

Teen Weightlifting

Instructor: Nate

Location: Weight room


Teen

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YMCA Afterschool Basketball
Child

YMCA Afterschool Basketball

YMCA Afterschool program. Registration done through the YMCA.

Location: South Side

 


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Youth Cardio
Child

Youth Cardio

Grab your sneakers and join us for a drop-in, cardio trainnig program for teens to make friends and stay in shape.


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Teen Health Workshop
Teen

Teen Health Workshop

Social hour for McCarren teenagers to learn to express themselves

Instructor: Bridging Access to Care

Location: Room D


Teen

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Youth Basketball
Child

Youth Basketball


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.

Ages 6-13 years old


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Desk to 5k Running Club
Adult, Senior

Desk to 5k Running Club

If you have ever tried to run alone, you know it can be difficult to get the motivation to go out and exercise. Join McCarren's running club where you can help other individuals build motivation, create support networks and provide a health social outlet for new runners and seasoned athletes.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Outdorr running


Adult, Senior

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

This program is designed for teens that want to play basketball in a competitive, or non-competitive atmosphere.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Flag Football Practice
Child, Teen

Teen Flag Football Practice

Boys and girls are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of flag football, such as throwing, running and catching. In addition, players will learn team defense and offense and, most importantly, sportsmanship. This program helps kids build up their self-esteem and confidence through a competitive environment.


Child, Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Youth Lounge
Child

Youth Lounge

Children ages 6-13 can participate in our conversaion, games and more.

Location: Multi-purpose Room D


Child

6:00 p - 8:00 p
Ultimate Frisbee
Adult

Ultimate Frisbee

Play competitive Frisbee outdoors at 50 Kent Street!  Enjoy a game between two teams whose players try to toss a Frisbee to one another until they cross the opponent's goal.


Adult

6:15 p - 7:15 p
Street Hockey
Child

Street Hockey

Parks is offering free youth street hockey clinics for boys and girls aged 5-17. The clinics will provide instruction on how to play street hockey and tips on the importance of exercising and eating a balanced diet.

This program is currently full.  For more information, please visit the Street Hockey webpage.


Child

6:15 p - 7:15 p
Teen Street Hockey
Teen

Teen Street Hockey

The hockey clinics will focus on introducing youth to the sport of hockey and teaching them the importance of exercising. Sports instruction, will focus on individual skills, team participation, and fundamentals of the game such as passing, shooting and stick handling.

For ages 13-17.
 
Location: Gymnasium


Teen

6:30 p - 8:00 p
Jump into SHAPE with Terrence
Adult, Senior

Jump into SHAPE with Terrence

This program is base on ploymetric training with a blend of cardio work. The program is design to reduce weight, built strenght, endurance and bone density. The program will be tailored for members 20 and older. This program focuses on the development of fitness of the whole body,.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Spinning w/Michelle
Adult, Senior

Shape Up NYC: Spinning w/Michelle

Come and Spin for an intense low impact cardio workout. All levels welcome.

Sign up here for updates on this class!"


Adult, Senior

7:15 p - 9:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

6:00 a - 7:30 a
Battle Rope Fitness
Adult

Battle Rope Fitness

Battle Rope fitness will incorporate a weighted room used to work out multiple body parts at one time. Based on your stance, you can workout your arms, core, and legs at the same time, so its very efficient for people that can't dedicate more than 30 minutes to work out.

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Weight Room


Adult

6:00 a - 7:30 a
Open Court Adult Basketball
Adult, Senior

Open Court Adult Basketball

Start your day with a game of basketball. Play a pickup game with other members. McCarren's Summer season begins on July 1st.


Adult, Senior

7:00 a - 11:30 a
Senior Social with Butch
Senior

Senior Social with Butch

Join “Butch” for a relaxing and fun morning of cards, board games and conversation. Enjoy the start of your day by meeting new friends or reuniting with old friends. Socializing is very important as we age and it keeps our minds young!

Instructor: Morris "Butch" Nelson

Location: Multi-purpose room D


Senior

7:30 a - 9:00 a
Good Morning Workout
Adult, Senior

Good Morning Workout

Everyone needs physical activity for good health. Our Good morning program was created to adapt to each individual, to create an enjoyable workout program that best fits the participants needs to become stronger and more mobile so that they can live a happier and healthier life.

 

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Weight room


Adult, Senior

9:00 a - 11:00 a
Adult Weight Room Skills
Adult, Senior

Adult Weight Room Skills

This program is meant to improve strength, muscle size, and conditioning simultaneously.  It was specifically created to offer people everything they will ever need to walk into any gym with confidence so they can start building their happiest, strongest and best self.

Instructor: Lincoln Jacobs

Location: Weight room


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
McCarren Tots - Building with Tots
Family

McCarren Tots - Building with Tots

Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class.  With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground, move through tunnels, pop up houses and more!

For children ages 18 months to 5 years.  The parent/guardian must be a Recreation Center member and must accompany their child throughout the entire program.

Instructor: Lille Ballard

Location: Gymnasium


Family

1:00 p - 3:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

2:30 p - 3:30 p
Spin Class with Terrence
Adult, Senior

Spin Class with Terrence

Energizing music and enthusiastic instructor leads your cycling class to burn calories and strengthen and shape your body and legs.

 

Instructor: Terrence Hamilton

Location: Spin Bike Room


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Weightlifting
Teen

Teen Weightlifting

Instructor: Nate

Location: Weight room


Teen

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YMCA Afterschool Basketball
Child

YMCA Afterschool Basketball

YMCA Afterschool program. Registration done through the YMCA.

Location: South Side

 


Child

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Youth Cardio
Child

Youth Cardio

Grab your sneakers and join us for a drop-in, cardio trainnig program for teens to make friends and stay in shape.


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Teen Art & Games
Teen

Teen Art & Games

Come learn art and practice art techniques! Preparation for college level art instruction. Teens with any level of art experience, from none to expert, can participate! Materials provided.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Room D


Teen

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Youth Basketball
Child

Youth Basketball


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.

Ages 6-13 years old


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Desk to 5k Running Club
Adult, Senior

Desk to 5k Running Club

If you have ever tried to run alone, you know it can be difficult to get the motivation to go out and exercise. Join McCarren's running club where you can help other individuals build motivation, create support networks and provide a health social outlet for new runners and seasoned athletes.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Outdorr running


Adult, Senior

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Basketball
Teen

Teen Basketball

This program is designed for teens that want to play basketball in a competitive, or non-competitive atmosphere.


Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Teen Flag Football Practice
Child, Teen

Teen Flag Football Practice

Boys and girls are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of flag football, such as throwing, running and catching. In addition, players will learn team defense and offense and, most importantly, sportsmanship. This program helps kids build up their self-esteem and confidence through a competitive environment.


Child, Teen

5:00 p - 6:00 p
Youth Lounge
Child

Youth Lounge

Children ages 6-13 can participate in our conversaion, games and more.

Location: Multi-purpose Room D


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Drawing with Ben
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Drawing with Ben

Drawing has been the foundation of art for many centuries, and the incredibly diverse and varied approaches continue to inspire much interest from students today. This class will introduce members to the basics of drawing and composition through a series of fun-filled exercises.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Art Room

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 9:30 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Painting with Ben
Everyone
Accessible Facilities

Painting with Ben

Painting has been the foundation of art for many centuries, and the incredibly diverse and varied approaches continue to inspire much interest from students today. This class will introduce members to the basics of painting and composition through a series of fun-filled exercises.

Instructor: Ben Campbell

Location: Art Room

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Everyone

7:00 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Table tennis is good for your health - it's great for working up a sweat and getting your heart rate up. Played at the higher levels, it's one of the fastest sports around. You don't have to be a pro to get a good workout.

Location: Multi-purpose C


Adult

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

9:00 a - 12:00 p
Family Fitness
Adult, Child

Family Fitness

A win for parents and kids!  Parents can work out with their kids in a fun, structured activity to get in shape.  Activities are designed for kids ages 6-13 years old and adults.


Adult, Child

9:05 a - 10:05 a
Shape Up NYC: Restorative Yoga
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Restorative Yoga

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.


Adult, Senior, Teen

9:15 a - 12:00 p
Shape Up Instructor Training
Adult, Senior

Shape Up Instructor Training

Training for future instructors of the Shape Up New York Program. Prior registration required.

Location: Basketball Court


Adult, Senior

9:30 a - 10:30 a
Senior Arts & Crafts
Senior

Senior Arts & Crafts

A meetup group for artistic seniors of all experience levels! Supplies and instruction provided, members are encouraged to pursue personal projects and may bring their own materials if desired.

Instructor: Lillie Ballard

Location: Art Room


Senior

10:00 a - 1:00 p
Teen Lounge
Teen
Accessible Facilities

Teen Lounge

Teens can hang out at the center and play games, work on homework and projects, and create art

Room: multipurpose room D

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Teen

10:30 a - 11:30 a
Senior Aerobics
Senior

Senior Aerobics

Senior Aerobics is a functional fitness program designed for seniors. Our goal is to help seniors improve and or maintain mobility, balance, and independence in their current living situation through exercise.

Instructor: Lillie Ballard

Room: Multipurpose A/B


Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Shape Up NYC: Zumba
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system!  The routines feature aerobic, fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy to follow dance steps. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

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.


Adult, Senior, Teen

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

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.

Location: Gymnasium


Adult

Building Hours
Closed

Media Lab Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/22
Tuesday
10/23
Wednesday
10/24
Thursday
10/25
Friday
10/26
Saturday
10/27
Sunday
10/28

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Tech Time
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Senior Tech Time

During Open Access hours, adults may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

11:30 a - 12:30 p
ST110 Google Earth
Adult
Accessible Facilities

ST110 Google Earth

Explore the physical world through Google Earth! Discover how Google Earth can be used for informational, educational, and recreational purposes.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult

1:30 p - 2:30 p
WF101 Intro to Windows 7/MS Office 2010
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

WF101 Intro to Windows 7/MS Office 2010

The course will introduce students to the Windows 7 operating system and cover standard Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
YP107a Lego Mindstorms
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP107a Lego Mindstorms

In Lego Mindstorms, youth build virtual robots using Lego software, then build actual Lego robots based on their designs. Participants gain science, technology, math, engineering, teamwork, and creative problem-solving skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
MM102 Intro to Adobe Illustrator
Adult
Accessible Facilities

MM102 Intro to Adobe Illustrator

Familiarize yourself with vector-based graphics using Adobe Illustrator, and begin to create your own digital images.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult

7:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Tech Time
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Senior Tech Time

During Open Access hours, adults may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

11:30 a - 12:30 p
DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers

People with mental and phsyical disabilities learn basic typing and mouse skills as well as how to open and save files, basic program functions and introduction to the internet.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 2:00 p
WF400a TechOpps MS Office 2010
Adult
Accessible Facilities

WF400a TechOpps MS Office 2010

An intensive curriculum that develops skills in office management and budgeting using Microsoft Office 2010 to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult

3:00 p - 6:00 p
YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
MM107b Intro to Digital Audio (Macs)
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

MM107b Intro to Digital Audio (Macs)

Intro to Digital Audio is a series of workshops designed to introduce students to the audio capabilities on the Macintosh computer. Programs addressed include Garage Band

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Tech Time
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Senior Tech Time

During Open Access hours, adults may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

1:30 p - 2:30 p
MM090 Intro to Digital Imaging: Pixels and Vectors
Child
Accessible Facilities

MM090 Intro to Digital Imaging: Pixels and Vectors

Pixels and vectors are the building blocks of digital images. Learn what they are and how to manipulate them using a digital camera, scanner, and photoediting software.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Child

3:00 p - 5:00 p
YP115 Garden Kitchen Lab
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP115 Garden Kitchen Lab

The Garden Kitchen Lab is a backyard-to-table program that teaches agriculture and seasonal eating. The children are encouraged to love food grown well; learn about the impact of agriculture on the environment and on their health; teach them how to be sustainable starting with their choices on what to eat, eat responsibly and learn where your food comes from and who grows it. Throughout the growing season the children document their garden activities and work on digital projects that help them reflect on what they learn in the garden using the Media Lab’s MACs and photo cameras.

CLOSED SESSION

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Child

5:00 p - 6:00 p
YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
MM105 Intro to Print Design
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

MM105 Intro to Print Design

Design layouts for simple print publications such as fliers, newsletters and menus using Adobe InDesign.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Tech Time
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Senior Tech Time

During Open Access hours, adults may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

12:00 p - 2:00 p
WF400a TechOpps MS Office 2010
Adult
Accessible Facilities

WF400a TechOpps MS Office 2010

An intensive curriculum that develops skills in office management and budgeting using Microsoft Office 2010 to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult

3:00 p - 6:00 p
YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP101 Afterschool Program Tech Curriculum

The Afterschool Program Technology Curriculum offers youth ages 6-12 a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while encouraging creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
ST208 Photofit!
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

ST208 Photofit!

PhotoFit! is a walking digital photography course that allows students to learn photography basics while exercising. We will be walking an additional ½ mile each session. By the 7th session, we will be walking 3 ½ miles to get photofit!

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:00 a - 10:00 p

8:00 a - 11:00 a
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Tech Time
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Senior Tech Time

During Open Access hours, adults may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

11:30 a - 12:30 p
ST213 Media Ethics
Child, Teen
Accessible Facilities

ST213 Media Ethics

From alternative facts to music videos, this course will engage the ethical hot topics around the consumption and production of digital and traditional media. Participants of all ages will examine social media and new technologies that influence ethical journalism and media-making. 

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Child, Teen

1:30 p - 2:30 p
ST170 Mobile Media Workshops
Adult
Accessible Facilities

ST170 Mobile Media Workshops

Learn about your own technology! Come in and ask about your product. Whether it's a cellphone, laptop, or tablet, a Media Education coordinator can help!

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult

3:00 p - 6:00 p
YP107a Lego Mindstorms
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP107a Lego Mindstorms

In Lego Mindstorms, youth build virtual robots using Lego software, then build actual Lego robots based on their designs. Participants gain science, technology, math, engineering, teamwork, and creative problem-solving skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
DL000 One-on-One Help
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

DL000 One-on-One Help

Receive one on one training in basic computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

9:00 a - 4:30 p
OO100 All Ages Open Access
Everyone
Accessible Facilities

OO100 All Ages Open Access

During Open Access hours, users of all ages may use the computer room for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

Accessible Facilities This program has been specifically adapted for people with disabilities.


Everyone

9:30 a - 4:30 p
Teen New Media Access
Teen

Teen New Media Access

Our media lab will be open for teens to use our computers for educational or recreational use. A facilittor will be on hand to assist

Room: Media Lab


Teen

Building Hours
Closed

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