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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
4/24
Tuesday
4/25
Wednesday
4/26
Thursday
4/27
Friday
4/28
Saturday
4/29
Sunday
4/30

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

9:00 a - 9:15 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

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


Everyone

10:00 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Weight Training
Adult, Senior

Adaptive Weight Training

Participants will learn how to properly use weights to develop appropriate muscles for everyday life and sports.

 

*This program is held in the fitness room.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 11:30 a
Ask Chris
Senior

Ask Chris

Seniors can come into the fitness room on Mondays to learn how to utilize the fitness room equipmment without causing harm to themselves.  They will recevie assitance in putting together a routine that suits their needs. Progress cards will be issued so they can track their progress.


Senior

10:30 a - 11:30 a
Imagination Recreation
Preschool

Imagination Recreation

To provide an environment for toddlers to develop listening, speaking and cognitive abilities.To develop a Social IQ.  Toddlers explore and learn through appropriate toys and projects. Activities in the program includes, arts and crafts, group songs, dance and storytelling.

(PARENTS AND GUARDIAN MUST BE MEMBERS AND REMAIN WITH CHILD THROUGHOUT THE PROGRAM)


Preschool

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Adaptive Track & Field
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adaptive Track & Field

Participants learn how to push in a track chair, use a throwing chair to compete in Javelin, Discus and Shot Put.

This program will take place in the dance room, weight room and outdoors.

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


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 2:00 p
Art and Design
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Art and Design

This program is for the Adaptive adults. Each month we will be making Holiday crafts that are for that month. They love to color, so I would copy for the computer different picyures for that month.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Graphic Designs / Arts
Child

Graphic Designs / Arts

A free space where children learn about different art techniques while having fun and being creative.


Child

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Mind Building Games
Child, Teen

Mind Building Games

Youth engage in games and activities that challenge cognitive function.


Child, Teen

3:30 p - 5:30 p
Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers
Child, Teen

Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers

Track & Field Team Events - 100, 200, 400, 800, 1500, Shotput, Long jump and Turbo Javelin, Relays. Biomotor abilites will be develop. Speed, Strength, Stamina, Suppleness and Skill. Participants should have sweatsuit for outdoor practices in cool weather. Practices are held at Thomas Jefferson Park.

Mighty Milers is a program in collaboration with NYRR that records weekly mileage of participants. Prizes are based on total mileage completed over the course of 12 weeks.

Darsia Hutton- Head Coach

Noel Byfield- Asst Coach

 


Child, Teen

4:00 p - 6:00 p
Basketball Fundamentals
Child
Accessible Facilities

Basketball Fundamentals

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

STARTS APRIL 19th

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


Child

5:30 p - 6:30 p
Wii and Me

Wii and Me

To give the children a opportunity to join in some of the activities.


6:00 p - 7:00 p
Karate: Youth
Child, Teen

Karate: Youth

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


Child, Teen

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Holiday Crafts \'n Games

Holiday Crafts \'n Games

This program is for the Karate participants who do not get to enjoy the other center activities. This program is mixed with crafts and games.


7:00 p - 8:00 p
Karate: Adults
Adult

Karate: Adults

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


Adult

11:30 p - 12:30 p
Senior Fitness
Adult, Senior

Senior Fitness

To motivate adults and seniors to become physically active without having to put their bodies through high mpact aerobic exercise.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

9:00 a - 9:15 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

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


Everyone

10:00 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Weight Training
Adult, Senior

Adaptive Weight Training

Participants will learn how to properly use weights to develop appropriate muscles for everyday life and sports.

 

*This program is held in the fitness room.


Adult, Senior

1:00 p - 2:00 p
Senior Art
Senior

Senior Art

Seniors engage in arts and crafts with different themes. eg; Easter, Mother's Day


Senior

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Graphic Designs / Arts
Child

Graphic Designs / Arts

A free space where children learn about different art techniques while having fun and being creative.


Child

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Mind Building Games
Child, Teen

Mind Building Games

Youth engage in games and activities that challenge cognitive function.


Child, Teen

3:30 p - 5:30 p
Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers
Child, Teen

Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers

Track & Field Team Events - 100, 200, 400, 800, 1500, Shotput, Long jump and Turbo Javelin, Relays. Biomotor abilites will be develop. Speed, Strength, Stamina, Suppleness and Skill. Participants should have sweatsuit for outdoor practices in cool weather. Practices are held at Thomas Jefferson Park.

Mighty Milers is a program in collaboration with NYRR that records weekly mileage of participants. Prizes are based on total mileage completed over the course of 12 weeks.

Darsia Hutton- Head Coach

Noel Byfield- Asst Coach

 


Child, Teen

4:00 p - 5:30 p
Speed & Power Clinic

Speed & Power Clinic

This class is to introduce youth athletes to high level sports conditioning over 12 weeks various implements will be used jump ropes, viper, battling ropes, medicine balls, outdoor track, and barbells and dumbbells. Athletes will be tested in various physical attributes. 30 meter acceleration, 5 - 10 - 5 agility, standing broad jump, 30 second push - ups, 300 meter anarobic capacity.


6:00 p - 7:00 p
Metabolic Conditioning
Adult, Senior

Metabolic Conditioning

This class introduces members to high level conditoining using bicycles, jump ropes, viper, battling ropes, outdoor track and Barbell and Dumbells.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

9:00 a - 9:15 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

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


Everyone

10:30 a - 11:30 a
Imagination Recreation
Preschool

Imagination Recreation

To provide an environment for toddlers to develop listening, speaking and cognitive abilities.To develop a Social IQ.  Toddlers explore and learn through appropriate toys and projects. Activities in the program includes, arts and crafts, group songs, dance and storytelling.

(PARENTS AND GUARDIAN MUST BE MEMBERS AND REMAIN WITH CHILD THROUGHOUT THE PROGRAM)


Preschool

12:30 p - 2:00 p
Art and Design
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Art and Design

This program is for the Adaptive adults. Each month we will be making Holiday crafts that are for that month. They love to color, so I would copy for the computer different picyures for that month.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Graphic Designs / Arts
Child

Graphic Designs / Arts

A free space where children learn about different art techniques while having fun and being creative.


Child

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Mind Building Games
Child, Teen

Mind Building Games

Youth engage in games and activities that challenge cognitive function.


Child, Teen

3:30 p - 4:30 p
Game Day
Teen

Game Day

Introduction to various games including pool, ping pong and chess.


Teen

3:30 p - 5:30 p
Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers
Child, Teen

Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers

Track & Field Team Events - 100, 200, 400, 800, 1500, Shotput, Long jump and Turbo Javelin, Relays. Biomotor abilites will be develop. Speed, Strength, Stamina, Suppleness and Skill. Participants should have sweatsuit for outdoor practices in cool weather. Practices are held at Thomas Jefferson Park.

Mighty Milers is a program in collaboration with NYRR that records weekly mileage of participants. Prizes are based on total mileage completed over the course of 12 weeks.

Darsia Hutton- Head Coach

Noel Byfield- Asst Coach

 


Child, Teen

4:00 p - 6:00 p
Basketball Fundamentals
Child
Accessible Facilities

Basketball Fundamentals

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

STARTS APRIL 19th

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


Child

4:30 p - 5:30 p
Kids Club
Child

Kids Club

Children will engage in various activities in a fun filled environment. Activities include inflatable bowling, basketball, ring toss, tossing games, frisbee golf, mini golf, mini tennis and more.


Child

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Zoom into Zumba
Adult, Senior

Zoom into 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.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Boot Camp
Adult, Senior

Boot Camp

Participants will engage in various exercises geard to increase their core muscles. Participants will endure a vigorous routine which will give them a total body workout.


Adult, Senior

11:30 p - 12:30 p
Senior Fitness
Adult, Senior

Senior Fitness

To motivate adults and seniors to become physically active without having to put their bodies through high mpact aerobic exercise.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

9:00 a - 9:15 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

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


Everyone

1:00 p - 2:00 p
Senior Art
Senior

Senior Art

Seniors engage in arts and crafts with different themes. eg; Easter, Mother's Day


Senior

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Graphic Designs / Arts
Child

Graphic Designs / Arts

A free space where children learn about different art techniques while having fun and being creative.


Child

3:00 p - 4:30 p
Mind Building Games
Child, Teen

Mind Building Games

Youth engage in games and activities that challenge cognitive function.


Child, Teen

3:00 p - 5:00 p
Teen Athletic Training
Teen

Teen Athletic Training

This class is designed to improve training abilities of participants.This class focuses on teaching the proper techniques involved in weight lifting and overall fitness. Open to teens 13-15.

 


Sign up here for updates on this class!

 


Teen

3:00 p - 5:00 p
Teen Fitness
Teen

Teen Fitness

Teens learn how to use fitness equipment properly. Instructions are given on the routines and challenges to increase levels of endurance and strength as well as muscle building and fat burning.


Teen

3:30 p - 5:30 p
Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers
Child, Teen

Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers

Track & Field Team Events - 100, 200, 400, 800, 1500, Shotput, Long jump and Turbo Javelin, Relays. Biomotor abilites will be develop. Speed, Strength, Stamina, Suppleness and Skill. Participants should have sweatsuit for outdoor practices in cool weather. Practices are held at Thomas Jefferson Park.

Mighty Milers is a program in collaboration with NYRR that records weekly mileage of participants. Prizes are based on total mileage completed over the course of 12 weeks.

Darsia Hutton- Head Coach

Noel Byfield- Asst Coach

 


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Shape up NYC: Core Zone
Adult, Senior

Shape up NYC: Core Zone

Informed by the latest finding in exercise science and functional exercises, instructors focus on strengthening and fine tuning major muscle groups.

Instructor:  Chris Patt



Sign up here for updates on this class!

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

7:00 p - 8:00 p
BodyToning
Adult, Senior

BodyToning

Participants perform exercises for the major muscle groups. The goal is to increase resting metabolism.


Adult, Senior

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Shape up NYC: Body Toning
Adult, Senior

Shape up NYC: Body Toning

Informed by the latest finding in exercise science and functional exercises, instructors focus on strengthening and fine tuning major muscle groups.

Instructor:  Chris Patt



Sign up here for updates on this class!

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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

9:00 a - 9:15 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

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


Everyone

10:00 a - 12:00 p
Adaptive Weight Training
Adult, Senior

Adaptive Weight Training

Participants will learn how to properly use weights to develop appropriate muscles for everyday life and sports.

 

*This program is held in the fitness room.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 11:30 a
Imagination Recreation
Preschool

Imagination Recreation

To provide an environment for toddlers to develop listening, speaking and cognitive abilities.To develop a Social IQ.  Toddlers explore and learn through appropriate toys and projects. Activities in the program includes, arts and crafts, group songs, dance and storytelling.

(PARENTS AND GUARDIAN MUST BE MEMBERS AND REMAIN WITH CHILD THROUGHOUT THE PROGRAM)


Preschool

12:00 p - 2:00 p
Adaptive Track & Field
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adaptive Track & Field

Participants learn how to push in a track chair, use a throwing chair to compete in Javelin, Discus and Shot Put.

This program will take place in the dance room, weight room and outdoors.

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


Adult, Senior

3:30 p - 5:30 p
Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers
Child, Teen

Thomas Jefferson Track & Field Club/ Mighty Milers

Track & Field Team Events - 100, 200, 400, 800, 1500, Shotput, Long jump and Turbo Javelin, Relays. Biomotor abilites will be develop. Speed, Strength, Stamina, Suppleness and Skill. Participants should have sweatsuit for outdoor practices in cool weather. Practices are held at Thomas Jefferson Park.

Mighty Milers is a program in collaboration with NYRR that records weekly mileage of participants. Prizes are based on total mileage completed over the course of 12 weeks.

Darsia Hutton- Head Coach

Noel Byfield- Asst Coach

 


Child, Teen

5:30 p - 6:30 p
Wii and Me

Wii and Me

To give the children a opportunity to join in some of the activities.


6:00 p - 7:00 p
Karate: Youth
Child, Teen

Karate: Youth

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


Child, Teen

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Holiday Crafts \'n Games

Holiday Crafts \'n Games

This program is for the Karate participants who do not get to enjoy the other center activities. This program is mixed with crafts and games.


7:00 p - 8:00 p
Karate: Adults
Adult

Karate: Adults

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


Adult

Building Hours
8:00 a - 3:30 p

8:00 a - 3:15 p
Fitness Room
Everyone

Fitness Room

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


Everyone

9:00 a - 10:00 a
Shape Up NYC: Step N Sculpt
Adult, Senior

Shape Up NYC: Step N Sculpt

Step and Sculpt is a full body cardio and sculpting class that utilizes hand weights, body bars, resistance bands, and a step.

(Children are not allowed while class is in session)

Instructor:  Chris Patt

 


Sign up here for updates on this class!

 

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

Building Hours
Closed

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
4/24
Tuesday
4/25
Wednesday
4/26
Thursday
4/27
Friday
4/28
Saturday
4/29
Sunday
4/30

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

10:00 a - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above 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

2:00 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.

Ages 6-17

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


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:00 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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

10:00 a - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above 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

2:00 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.

Ages 6-17

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


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:00 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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

10:00 a - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above 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

2:00 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.

Ages 6-17

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


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:00 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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

10:00 a - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above 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

2:00 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.

Ages 6-17

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


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:00 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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 9:30 p

10:00 a - 2:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above 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

2:00 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.

Ages 6-17

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


Child, Teen

6:00 p - 8:00 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

Building Hours
8:00 a - 3:30 p

9:00 a - 2:00 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

Building Hours
Closed

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