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J. Hood Wright Recreation Center

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We are experiencing a temporary disruption in our phone service. Please contact the center at (212) 927-1563. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Please note that the Rotunda and Multi-Purpose Room will be closed on October 23 and 24, The entire center will be closed on October 25 and 26 in preparation for our Halloween Event. Please join us for our Halloween Event of October 26, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/14
Tuesday
10/15
Wednesday
10/16
Thursday
10/17
Friday
10/18
Saturday
10/19
Sunday
10/20

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

Columbus Day

Recreation Centers will be open at regularly scheduled times but will close at 5:00 p.m.

Building Hours
9:00 a - 6:00 p

3:30 p - 4:30 p
Art Expression
Adult, Senior

Art Expression

This teraputic art session will provide participants interested in art with the opportunity to enjoy learning how to create artwork in watercolor, pencil, and other mediums in a calm, relaxing, and supportive atmosphere..


Adult, Senior

4:30 p - 5:30 p
Latin Music Movement II
Adult, Senior

Latin Music Movement II

 This theraptic movement session will teach members how utilize light movement and simple dance in a form of light exercise; stretching, strenghtening the core, improving posture, and balance, all while learning to self-express themselves through dance movement and steps to wonderful latin music (salsa, bachata, merengue, reggaeton and cha-cha). These LMM session will take place indoors and outdoors (weather permitting).


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 6:00 p

12:30 p - 1:30 p
Latin Music Movement I
Adult, Senior

Latin Music Movement I

Utilizing latin music, senior members will learn how to safely express themselves through lite physical movement, motion, and dance. 

Instructor: Glenn Echevarria

Location: Multipurpose Room #1


Adult, Senior

3:30 p - 4:30 p
Art Expression
Adult, Senior

Art Expression

This teraputic art session will provide participants interested in art with the opportunity to enjoy learning how to create artwork in watercolor, pencil, and other mediums in a calm, relaxing, and supportive atmosphere..


Adult, Senior

4:30 p - 5:30 p
Latin Music Movement II
Adult, Senior

Latin Music Movement II

 This theraptic movement session will teach members how utilize light movement and simple dance in a form of light exercise; stretching, strenghtening the core, improving posture, and balance, all while learning to self-express themselves through dance movement and steps to wonderful latin music (salsa, bachata, merengue, reggaeton and cha-cha). These LMM session will take place indoors and outdoors (weather permitting).


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 6:00 p

12:30 p - 1:30 p
Latin Music Movement I
Adult, Senior

Latin Music Movement I

Utilizing latin music, senior members will learn how to safely express themselves through lite physical movement, motion, and dance. 

Instructor: Glenn Echevarria

Location: Multipurpose Room #1


Adult, Senior

3:30 p - 4:30 p
Art Expression
Adult, Senior

Art Expression

This teraputic art session will provide participants interested in art with the opportunity to enjoy learning how to create artwork in watercolor, pencil, and other mediums in a calm, relaxing, and supportive atmosphere..


Adult, Senior

4:30 p - 5:30 p
Latin Music Movement II
Adult, Senior

Latin Music Movement II

 This theraptic movement session will teach members how utilize light movement and simple dance in a form of light exercise; stretching, strenghtening the core, improving posture, and balance, all while learning to self-express themselves through dance movement and steps to wonderful latin music (salsa, bachata, merengue, reggaeton and cha-cha). These LMM session will take place indoors and outdoors (weather permitting).


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 6:00 p

12:30 p - 1:30 p
Latin Music Movement I
Adult, Senior

Latin Music Movement I

Utilizing latin music, senior members will learn how to safely express themselves through lite physical movement, motion, and dance. 

Instructor: Glenn Echevarria

Location: Multipurpose Room #1


Adult, Senior

3:30 p - 4:30 p
Art Expression
Adult, Senior

Art Expression

This teraputic art session will provide participants interested in art with the opportunity to enjoy learning how to create artwork in watercolor, pencil, and other mediums in a calm, relaxing, and supportive atmosphere..


Adult, Senior

4:30 p - 5:30 p
Latin Music Movement II
Adult, Senior

Latin Music Movement II

 This theraptic movement session will teach members how utilize light movement and simple dance in a form of light exercise; stretching, strenghtening the core, improving posture, and balance, all while learning to self-express themselves through dance movement and steps to wonderful latin music (salsa, bachata, merengue, reggaeton and cha-cha). These LMM session will take place indoors and outdoors (weather permitting).


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:30 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Shape Up NYC: Zumba and Toning
Adult, Senior, Teen

Shape Up NYC: Zumba and Toning

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! Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 


 

 


Adult, Senior, Teen

11:00 a - 12:00 p
Latin Music Movement I
Adult, Senior

Latin Music Movement I

Utilizing latin music, senior members will learn how to safely express themselves through lite physical movement, motion, and dance. 

Instructor: Glenn Echevarria

Location: Multipurpose Room #1


Adult, Senior

2:00 p - 3:00 p
Art Expression Therapy (Saturdays)
Senior

Art Expression Therapy (Saturdays)

This art program will encourage our members to express themselves in creative ways using various mediums and different materials in a social setting that will produce fun solo and group projects.

Instructor: Glenn

Location: Muiltpurpose Room #1


Senior

3:00 p - 4:00 p
Baila!

Baila!

This class will teach participating members basic dance intruction in various Latin Dance styles (Salsa, Bachata, Mergenue, Cha Cha) in the 1st hour and end with a free, open dance party in the 2nd hour. To be helf every other Saturday. Indoor and outdoor (weather-permitting).


Building Hours
Closed

Media Lab Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
10/14
Tuesday
10/15
Wednesday
10/16
Thursday
10/17
Friday
10/18
Saturday
10/19
Sunday
10/20

Building Hours
9:00 a - 5:00 p

Columbus Day

Recreation Centers will be open at regularly scheduled times but will close at 5:00 p.m.

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above may use the media lab 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 - 6:00 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above may use the media lab for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Youth Open Access
Child
Accessible Facilities

Youth Open Access

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

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


Child

Building Hours
9:00 a - 6:00 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above may use the media lab for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Youth Open Access
Child
Accessible Facilities

Youth Open Access

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

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


Child

Building Hours
9:00 a - 6:00 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above may use the media lab for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Youth Open Access
Child
Accessible Facilities

Youth Open Access

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

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


Child

Building Hours
9:00 a - 6:00 p

9:00 a - 3:00 p
Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior
Accessible Facilities

Adult/Senior Open Access

During Open Access hours, users ages 18 and above may use the media lab for personal projects, research, communication, or to practice computer skills.

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


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 6:00 p
Youth Open Access
Child
Accessible Facilities

Youth Open Access

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

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


Child

Building Hours
9:00 a - 4:30 p

Building Hours
Closed

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