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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
3/27
Tuesday
3/28
Wednesday
3/29
Thursday
3/30
Friday
3/31
Saturday
4/1
Sunday
4/2

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

6:30 p - 7:30 p
Dance Fitness
Everyone

Dance Fitness

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!


Everyone

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:45 p

Building Hours
Closed

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
3/27
Tuesday
3/28
Wednesday
3/29
Thursday
3/30
Friday
3/31
Saturday
4/1
Sunday
4/2

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

10:30 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

10:30 a - 1:00 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

1:00 p - 2:30 p
RY102 Intro to Audio Production
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY102 Intro to Audio Production

You become the DJ when you learn to use audio editing software. Students are offered hands-on lessons in audio recording. Students are invited to record their own music, poetry, stories, or lyrics while learning about the recording process at the same time.

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


Teen

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP101b K-8 Digital Learning
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP101b K-8 Digital Learning

Youth, grades K-8, get a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while we encourage creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.

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


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
RY120 Media Literacy
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY120 Media Literacy

Using The News Media Literacy Project's 'Checkology' curriculum, build your ability to see what is fake and what is real in the news! Checkology is a dynamic library of news literacy learning experiences with rich, engaging, interactive lessons hosted by real-world professionals — from journalists to social media and First Amendment experts. It is designed to provide NLP’s comprehensive curriculum while also giving teachers a set of optional challenges and other digital tools to help them tailor the unit to their students’ needs and interests.

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

5:00 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.

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


Child, Teen

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

1:00 p - 2:00 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 - 3:00 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

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP101b K-8 Digital Learning
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP101b K-8 Digital Learning

Youth, grades K-8, get a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while we encourage creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.

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


Child

5:00 p - 5:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/

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


Child

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

1:00 p - 2:00 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 - 3:00 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

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP101b K-8 Digital Learning
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP101b K-8 Digital Learning

Youth, grades K-8, get a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while we encourage creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.

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


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 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

6:30 p - 8:30 p
RY102 Intro to Audio Production
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY102 Intro to Audio Production

You become the DJ when you learn to use audio editing software. Students are offered hands-on lessons in audio recording. Students are invited to record their own music, poetry, stories, or lyrics while learning about the recording process at the same time.

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


Teen

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

10:30 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

11:00 a - 1:00 p
MM060 Intro to Digital Photography
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

MM060 Intro to Digital Photography

Do you own or are considering purchasing a digital camera but don't know how to use it? Learn to navigate camera functions, improve your photography technique, and upload and share your pictures online.

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


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 2:30 p
RY102 Intro to Audio Production
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY102 Intro to Audio Production

You become the DJ when you learn to use audio editing software. Students are offered hands-on lessons in audio recording. Students are invited to record their own music, poetry, stories, or lyrics while learning about the recording process at the same time.

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


Teen

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP101b K-8 Digital Learning
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP101b K-8 Digital Learning

Youth, grades K-8, get a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while we encourage creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.

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


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
YP217 Google CS First
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP217 Google CS First

Each CS First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. All materials are targeted at students in 4th - 8th grades (or between the ages of 9 - 14) and are free and easy to use. http://www.cs-first.com/

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


Child

5:00 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.

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


Child, Teen

Building Hours
7:00 a - 9:45 p

10:30 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

11:00 a - 1:00 p
DL109 Cloud Computing
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

DL109 Cloud Computing

This class will demystify the fog around Cloud Computing, explaining how it integrates computer and internet technologies to ease your digital life.

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


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 2:30 p
RY102 Intro to Audio Production
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY102 Intro to Audio Production

You become the DJ when you learn to use audio editing software. Students are offered hands-on lessons in audio recording. Students are invited to record their own music, poetry, stories, or lyrics while learning about the recording process at the same time.

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


Teen

3:00 p - 4:00 p
YP101b K-8 Digital Learning
Child
Accessible Facilities

YP101b K-8 Digital Learning

Youth, grades K-8, get a variety of fun and educational computer-based activities to strengthen their academic and technology skills while we encourage creativity, self-awareness, and social activism.

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


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
RY120 Media Literacy
Teen
Accessible Facilities

RY120 Media Literacy

Using The News Media Literacy Project's 'Checkology' curriculum, build your ability to see what is fake and what is real in the news! Checkology is a dynamic library of news literacy learning experiences with rich, engaging, interactive lessons hosted by real-world professionals — from journalists to social media and First Amendment experts. It is designed to provide NLP’s comprehensive curriculum while also giving teachers a set of optional challenges and other digital tools to help them tailor the unit to their students’ needs and interests.

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

5:00 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.

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


Child, Teen

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:45 p

Building Hours
Closed

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