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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
9/26
Tuesday
9/27
Wednesday
9/28
Thursday
9/29
Friday
9/30
Saturday
10/1
Sunday
10/2

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

6:30 p - 7:30 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

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:45 p

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

Building Hours
Closed

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
9/26
Tuesday
9/27
Wednesday
9/28
Thursday
9/29
Friday
9/30
Saturday
10/1
Sunday
10/2

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

11:00 a - 1:00 p
DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers

People with mental and/or 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

2:00 p - 3:30 p
RY101 Intro to Video Production
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY101 Intro to Video Production

This course offers participants a broad introduction to creating audiovisual projects. The course explores digital storytelling, storyboarding, basic audio and video production. The course is built on the Adobe Youth Voices multimedia program for teens that encourages the exploration and analysis of the world through project based learning.

Open to ages 12-18. Registration required. Apply online or contact us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov.

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


Teen

3:30 p - 4:30 p
YP105 Homework Help
Child, Teen
Accessible Facilities

YP105 Homework Help

During Homework Help, youth ages 6-12 receive homework assistance and time to complete their homework on the computer.

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


Child, Teen

4:30 p - 5:30 p
YP106 Storytelling with iMovie
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP106 Storytelling with iMovie

In this course, youth learn to use a video camera and edit their recordings in iMovie to effectively communicate their stories in a unique and personal way.

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


Child

5:30 p - 6:00 p
OY100 Youth Open Access
Child, Teen
Accessible Facilities

OY100 Youth Open Access

During Youth Open Access hours, users ages 6-12 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

CLOSED AND UNSTAFFED ON 8/22-8/26, Sept 5 LABOR DAY HOLIDAY & 9/6- 9/7

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


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
RY103 Intro to Photography
Child
Accessible Facilities

RY103 Intro to Photography

Create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, shot composition, and how to edit and retouch photos in iPhoto.

Open to ages 12-18. Registration required. Apply online or contact us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov.

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


Child

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

4:30 a - 5:30 p
RY101 Intro to Video Production
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY101 Intro to Video Production

This course offers participants a broad introduction to creating audiovisual projects. The course explores digital storytelling, storyboarding, basic audio and video production. The course is built on the Adobe Youth Voices multimedia program for teens that encourages the exploration and analysis of the world through project based learning.

Open to ages 12-18. Registration required. Apply online or contact us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov.

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


Teen

11:00 a - 1:00 p
DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers

People with mental and/or 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

2:00 p - 3:30 p
RY104 Intro to Graphic Design
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY104 Intro to Graphic Design

Students will learn to use professional graphic design tools including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign to create materials for print or web.

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


Teen

3:30 p - 4:30 p
YP105 Homework Help
Child, Teen
Accessible Facilities

YP105 Homework Help

During Homework Help, youth ages 6-12 receive homework assistance and time to complete their homework on the computer.

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


Child, Teen

5:30 p - 6:00 p
OY100 Youth Open Access
Child, Teen
Accessible Facilities

OY100 Youth Open Access

During Youth Open Access hours, users ages 6-12 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

CLOSED AND UNSTAFFED ON 8/22-8/26, Sept 5 LABOR DAY HOLIDAY & 9/6- 9/7

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


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
RY118 Rap Research Lab
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY118 Rap Research Lab

Ever wonder who the best rapper ever is? Who used the phrase ‘On Fleek’ first? Who rap’s favorite basketball player is? Which sneaker is more hip-hop: Adidas or Nike? The Rap Research Lab is a studio for teens to explore art, data visualization, graphic design and the stats behind Beats, Rhymes & Life in a creative environment. No previous art or technology experience needed!

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


Teen

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

11:00 a - 1:00 p
DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers

People with mental and/or 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

2:00 p - 3:30 p
RY101 Intro to Video Production
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY101 Intro to Video Production

This course offers participants a broad introduction to creating audiovisual projects. The course explores digital storytelling, storyboarding, basic audio and video production. The course is built on the Adobe Youth Voices multimedia program for teens that encourages the exploration and analysis of the world through project based learning.

Open to ages 12-18. Registration required. Apply online or contact us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov.

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


Teen

3:30 p - 4:30 p
YP105 Homework Help
Child, Teen
Accessible Facilities

YP105 Homework Help

During Homework Help, youth ages 6-12 receive homework assistance and time to complete their homework on the computer.

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


Child, Teen

4:30 p - 5:30 p
YP106 Storytelling with iMovie
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP106 Storytelling with iMovie

In this course, youth learn to use a video camera and edit their recordings in iMovie to effectively communicate their stories in a unique and personal way.

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


Child

5:30 p - 6:00 p
OY100 Youth Open Access
Child, Teen
Accessible Facilities

OY100 Youth Open Access

During Youth Open Access hours, users ages 6-12 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

CLOSED AND UNSTAFFED ON 8/22-8/26, Sept 5 LABOR DAY HOLIDAY & 9/6- 9/7

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


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
RY103 Intro to Photography
Child
Accessible Facilities

RY103 Intro to Photography

Create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, shot composition, and how to edit and retouch photos in iPhoto.

Open to ages 12-18. Registration required. Apply online or contact us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov.

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


Child

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

11:00 a - 1:00 p
DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

DL101f Adaptive Intro to Computers

People with mental and/or 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

2:00 p - 3:30 p
RY104 Intro to Graphic Design
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY104 Intro to Graphic Design

Students will learn to use professional graphic design tools including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign to create materials for print or web.

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


Teen

3:30 p - 4:30 p
YP105 Homework Help
Child, Teen
Accessible Facilities

YP105 Homework Help

During Homework Help, youth ages 6-12 receive homework assistance and time to complete their homework on the computer.

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


Child, Teen

4:30 p - 5:30 p
RY101 Intro to Video Production
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY101 Intro to Video Production

This course offers participants a broad introduction to creating audiovisual projects. The course explores digital storytelling, storyboarding, basic audio and video production. The course is built on the Adobe Youth Voices multimedia program for teens that encourages the exploration and analysis of the world through project based learning.

Open to ages 12-18. Registration required. Apply online or contact us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov.

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


Teen

5:30 p - 6:00 p
OY100 Youth Open Access
Child, Teen
Accessible Facilities

OY100 Youth Open Access

During Youth Open Access hours, users ages 6-12 may use the computer room for personal projects, homework, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

CLOSED AND UNSTAFFED ON 8/22-8/26, Sept 5 LABOR DAY HOLIDAY & 9/6- 9/7

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


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
RY118 Rap Research Lab
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY118 Rap Research Lab

Ever wonder who the best rapper ever is? Who used the phrase ‘On Fleek’ first? Who rap’s favorite basketball player is? Which sneaker is more hip-hop: Adidas or Nike? The Rap Research Lab is a studio for teens to explore art, data visualization, graphic design and the stats behind Beats, Rhymes & Life in a creative environment. No previous art or technology experience needed!

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


Teen

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:45 p

9:00 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

11:00 a - 1:00 p
WF400b TechOpps Adobe CS6
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

WF400b TechOpps Adobe CS6

An intensive 7-week curriculum that develops skills in Adobe Illustrator, Indesign, and Photoshop to become an Adobe Certified Associate.

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


Adult, Senior

2:00 p - 5:00 p
RY118 Rap Research Lab
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY118 Rap Research Lab

Ever wonder who the best rapper ever is? Who used the phrase ‘On Fleek’ first? Who rap’s favorite basketball player is? Which sneaker is more hip-hop: Adidas or Nike? The Rap Research Lab is a studio for teens to explore art, data visualization, graphic design and the stats behind Beats, Rhymes & Life in a creative environment. No previous art or technology experience needed!

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


Teen

Building Hours
Closed

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