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J. Hood Wright Recreation Center

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Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
4/23
Tuesday
4/24
Wednesday
4/25
Thursday
4/26
Friday
4/27
Saturday
4/28
Sunday
4/29

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

1:30 p - 3:00 p
Toddler Crafts & Games
Preschool

Toddler Crafts & Games


Preschool

3:00 p - 5:00 p
Just Paper Crafts
Child, Preschool

Just Paper Crafts

Multiple craft projects based on events and special occasions. Children get to use miscellaneous crafty bits and pieces to decorate/create projects utilizing paper plates and paper products.


Child, Preschool

4:00 p - 6:00 p
Baseball Clinic
Child

Baseball Clinic

This baseball clinic is a 12 week program where kids will be learning the fundamentals of baseball.

Multi-Purpose Room

Instructor: Ron Creel


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Kids Fitness
Child

Kids Fitness

This program is designed to give children a light workout to keep them healthy and physically fit.

Instructor: Ron Creel


Child

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

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

Fitness Track

Fitness Track is an ideal for the individuals walking for the first time or the avid walker. Its primary goal is to get you up and moving! Everyone works at his or her own pace. As you walk you will be able to keep track of all your hard work.  Discover and meet new walking partners.

Instructor: Syrvella Hall


Everyone

7:00 p - 8:00 p
Strength Training for Adults
Adult

Strength Training for Adults

A balance of exercise routines which includes free weights and weight machines.

Fitness Room

Instructor: Ron Creel


Adult

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

10:00 a - 11:00 a
AM Stretch

AM Stretch

Let's get the day off to a great start with AM STRETCH.  A program that focuses on the foundation of all genres of fitness, the stretch!  Become in-tune with your body, prepare your body for the next level of movement.  Release unwanted energy via the power of the Stretch


1:30 p - 3:30 p
Enjoying the Simple Things
Adult, Teen

Enjoying the Simple Things

In this program, members will learn how to accurately toss a football or a Frisbee while enjoying beautiful J. Hood Wright Park.

Instructor: Dequan Williams


Adult, Teen

1:30 p - 3:00 p
Toddler Crafts & Games
Preschool

Toddler Crafts & Games


Preschool

2:30 p - 3:30 p
JHW Recess 101
Child

JHW Recess 101

Recess! Join us for all your favorite recess sports and games.

J. Hood Wright Park

Instructor: Ron Creel


Child

3:30 p - 5:00 p
Half Court Drills
Child

Half Court Drills

This program is to help youth train & get physical instructions to become better basketball players.  Utilizing the fitness room and the participants can get the training they need by doing workouts or drills.


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Kids Fitness
Child

Kids Fitness

This program is designed to give children a light workout to keep them healthy and physically fit.

Instructor: Ron Creel


Child

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Resistance Bands Workout
Adult

Resistance Bands Workout

Learn how to train with resistance bands. Using the loop and regular resistance bands helps add a little more efficiency to your typical workout. It's great for toning and fitness rehab on sensitive areas of the body.

End your day with this gentle yet effective routine!

Multi-Purpose Room

Instructor: Dequan Williams


Adult

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

1:30 p - 3:00 p
Toddler Crafts & Games
Preschool

Toddler Crafts & Games


Preschool

2:30 p - 3:30 p
JHW Recess 101
Child

JHW Recess 101

Recess! Join us for all your favorite recess sports and games.

J. Hood Wright Park

Instructor: Ron Creel


Child

3:00 p - 5:00 p
Just Paper Crafts
Child, Preschool

Just Paper Crafts

Multiple craft projects based on events and special occasions. Children get to use miscellaneous crafty bits and pieces to decorate/create projects utilizing paper plates and paper products.


Child, Preschool

4:00 p - 6:00 p
Baseball Clinic
Child

Baseball Clinic

This baseball clinic is a 12 week program where kids will be learning the fundamentals of baseball.

Multi-Purpose Room

Instructor: Ron Creel


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Kids Fitness
Child

Kids Fitness

This program is designed to give children a light workout to keep them healthy and physically fit.

Instructor: Ron Creel


Child

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Intro to Free Weights
Adult, Senior

Intro to Free Weights

Learn how to effectively use free weights through basic exercise techniques.

Fitness Room

Instructor: Ron Creel


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

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

Fitness Track

Fitness Track is an ideal for the individuals walking for the first time or the avid walker. Its primary goal is to get you up and moving! Everyone works at his or her own pace. As you walk you will be able to keep track of all your hard work.  Discover and meet new walking partners.

Instructor: Syrvella Hall


Everyone

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

1:30 p - 3:30 p
Enjoying the Simple Things
Adult, Teen

Enjoying the Simple Things

In this program, members will learn how to accurately toss a football or a Frisbee while enjoying beautiful J. Hood Wright Park.

Instructor: Dequan Williams


Adult, Teen

1:30 p - 3:00 p
Toddler Crafts & Games
Preschool

Toddler Crafts & Games


Preschool

2:30 p - 3:30 p
JHW Recess 101
Child

JHW Recess 101

Recess! Join us for all your favorite recess sports and games.

J. Hood Wright Park

Instructor: Ron Creel


Child

3:30 p - 5:30 p
Now Serving (Learn to Play Volleyball)
Child

Now Serving (Learn to Play Volleyball)

The purpose of this program is to introduce the sport of Volleyball on a beginners level and teach basic drills.  Throughout the program, participants will develop skills and adequate tendencies into becoming a great volleyball player.


Child

4:00 p - 5:00 p
Kids Fitness
Child

Kids Fitness

This program is designed to give children a light workout to keep them healthy and physically fit.

Instructor: Ron Creel


Child

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

6:30 p - 7:30 p
ABS Workout

ABS Workout

This program is designed to provide the opportunity for adults to enjoy a great evening workout.  This program mainly helps adults to relieve the stress and get the results they are seeking into improving their abs shape. At the same time they can learn some great work out ethics they can develop on their own to reach more sets than they normally do. 


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

Fitness Track

Fitness Track is an ideal for the individuals walking for the first time or the avid walker. Its primary goal is to get you up and moving! Everyone works at his or her own pace. As you walk you will be able to keep track of all your hard work.  Discover and meet new walking partners.

Instructor: Syrvella Hall


Everyone

6:30 p - 8:30 p
Teen Game Room
Teen

Teen Game Room

Game room consists of ping pong, board games, and pool table.

Game Room

Instructor: Ron Creel


Teen

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Resistance Bands Workout
Adult

Resistance Bands Workout

Learn how to train with resistance bands. Using the loop and regular resistance bands helps add a little more efficiency to your typical workout. It's great for toning and fitness rehab on sensitive areas of the body.

End your day with this gentle yet effective routine!

Multi-Purpose Room

Instructor: Dequan Williams


Adult

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:30 p

9:00 a - 4:30 p
Billiards
Adult

Billiards

Billiard tables are available for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 4:30 p
Chess
Adult

Chess

Chess boards and pieces are set out for free play.


Adult

9:00 a - 4:30 p
Table Tennis
Adult

Table Tennis

Members learn skills and take part in friendly table tennis competitions.


Adult

10:00 a - 11:00 a
AM Stretch

AM Stretch

Let's get the day off to a great start with AM STRETCH.  A program that focuses on the foundation of all genres of fitness, the stretch!  Become in-tune with your body, prepare your body for the next level of movement.  Release unwanted energy via the power of the Stretch


10:00 a - 11:00 a
Fitness Room 101 - Seniors
Senior

Fitness Room 101 - Seniors

Members will learn how to utilize the fitness equipment safely and properly.

Fitness Room

Instructor: Ron Creel


Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Fitness Track
Everyone

Fitness Track

Fitness Track is an ideal for the individuals walking for the first time or the avid walker. Its primary goal is to get you up and moving! Everyone works at his or her own pace. As you walk you will be able to keep track of all your hard work.  Discover and meet new walking partners.

Instructor: Syrvella Hall


Everyone

2:00 p - 4:00 p
Strength Training Teens
Teen

Strength Training Teens

A variety of exercises designed to increase muscular strength. Hand-held weights and elastic tubing are offered for resistance.

Instructor: Ron Creel


Teen

Building Hours
Closed

Media Lab Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
4/23
Tuesday
4/24
Wednesday
4/25
Thursday
4/26
Friday
4/27
Saturday
4/28
Sunday
4/29

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 3:00 p
WF400c TechOpps MS Office 2013
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

WF400c TechOpps MS Office 2013

An intensive curriculum that develops skills in office management and budgeting using Microsoft Office 2013 to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 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

4:00 p - 6:00 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

6:00 p - 8:30 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

6:30 p - 7:30 p
Shape Up NYC: Cardio Blast Fitness
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Blast Fitness

This total body workout is fun and easy to follow. This workout blasts fat while toning and strengthening. 

 

 


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Adult, Senior, Teen

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 3:00 p
WF400c TechOpps MS Office 2013
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

WF400c TechOpps MS Office 2013

An intensive curriculum that develops skills in office management and budgeting using Microsoft Office 2013 to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 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

4:00 p - 7:00 p
RY103 Intro to Photography

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.

NYC SALT APPLICANTS

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


7:00 p - 8:30 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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 3:00 p
WF400c TechOpps MS Office 2013
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

WF400c TechOpps MS Office 2013

An intensive curriculum that develops skills in office management and budgeting using Microsoft Office 2013 to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 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

4:00 p - 6:00 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

6:00 p - 7:00 p
OT100 Teen Open Access
Teen
Accessible Facilities

OT100 Teen Open Access

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

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


Teen

7:00 p - 8:30 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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 3:00 p
WF400c TechOpps MS Office 2013
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

WF400c TechOpps MS Office 2013

An intensive curriculum that develops skills in office management and budgeting using Microsoft Office 2013 to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 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

4:00 p - 6:00 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

6:00 p - 8:30 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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 8:30 p

9:00 a - 12:00 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

12:00 p - 1:30 p
DL104 Exploring the Internet
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

DL104 Exploring the Internet

Learn the concepts and uses of a web browser and a search engine in navigating the internet. Improve your internet search skills by learning how to effectively use keywords and online research tools. Topics may include: travel, weather, health, reviews, and legal and financial resources.

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


Adult, Senior

1:30 p - 2:30 p
ST110 Google Earth
Adult, Senior
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, Senior

2:30 p - 4:00 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

4:00 p - 6:00 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

6:00 p - 7:00 p
OT100 Teen Open Access
Teen
Accessible Facilities

OT100 Teen Open Access

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

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


Teen

7:00 p - 8:00 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

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:30 p

9:00 a - 4:00 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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