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Recreation Center 54

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The pool at this location will be closed July 25th 2016 until August 13th 2016 for maintenance and repairs. Please visit nycparks.org for additional indoor pool locations or take advantage of one of our many outdoor pools. Thank You!

Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
7/25
Tuesday
7/26
Wednesday
7/27
Thursday
7/28
Friday
7/29
Saturday
7/30
Sunday
7/31

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Weight Room Hour
Senior

Senior Weight Room Hour

Hour designated for seniors to work out in the weight room exclusively.

Must have a minimum of 7 seniors in order to reserve weight room.


Senior

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Tae Kwon Do
Adult, Teen

Tae Kwon Do

Instructors:  Victor Sinasky & Nigel Mundy

Expand your agility through Tae Kwon Do, a Korean martial art that combines self-defense, combat, and exercise techniques. No hand to hand combat. Technical skills are taught.


Adult, Teen

7:45 p - 9:15 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Come join the members of the East 54th Street Recreation Center as they play competitive full court or pick up basketball. aproximately 11 point interval games to ensure everyone gets a chance.

Referee staff Eric Little


Adult

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

8:00 a - 9:00 a
Theo's Cardio Wakeup
Adult, Senior

Theo's Cardio Wakeup

Energizing cardio wake up to start the morning off on the right foot.

Instructor: Theo Gilbert

Location: Multi Purpose Room


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Weight Room Hour
Senior

Senior Weight Room Hour

Hour designated for seniors to work out in the weight room exclusively.

Must have a minimum of 7 seniors in order to reserve weight room.


Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Creative Storytelling
Preschool

Creative Storytelling

Creative Storytelling is a program that provides the opportunity for toddlers ages 5 and under to engage in recreation, imagination play and socializing with peers. Caretakers and children are engaged in story time and loads of interactive fun with corresponding themed lessons after the story.

Each individual adult accompanying the child/children require center membership and are expected to participate in the program.

During inclement weather, please call in advance to ensure the program has not been cancelled.


Preschool

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP116 Video Game Design Grades 6-8
Child

YP116 Video Game Design Grades 6-8

Ever dream of making your own video games? All it takes is a combination of your imagination and dedication to RPG Maker. Your friends can play your game as the heroes you create, traverse dungeons you craft, or thwart the evil plans your villains hatched!


Child

7:45 p - 9:15 p
Adult Basketball
Adult

Adult Basketball

Come join the members of the East 54th Street Recreation Center as they play competitive full court or pick up basketball. aproximately 11 point interval games to ensure everyone gets a chance.

Referee staff Eric Little


Adult

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

6:30 a - 8:00 a
Teen Youth Combine Clinic
Teen

Teen Youth Combine Clinic

Early morning combine clinic: Challenge yourself and find out your personal speed, strength and jumping abilities. The Coach will track, personalize and measure the athletic potential of each participant. The goal is to increase these componenets in each player and improve their skills.

 

 

Instructor: Coach Troy


Teen

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Weight Room Hour
Senior

Senior Weight Room Hour

Hour designated for seniors to work out in the weight room exclusively.

Must have a minimum of 7 seniors in order to reserve weight room.


Senior

4:30 p - 7:30 p
Intro to Weight Room Fitness Training
Adult, Senior

Intro to Weight Room Fitness Training

Are you ready to work out but need one on one assistance on how to use the fitness equipment? Then this is the instructional session for you! Instructor Eric Little will provide individual assistance to anyone on site interested in properly using the weight room and cardio equipment. If the on site hours do not work, please feel free to make an appointment with Mr. Little by calling or stopping by the front desk Monday-Friday after 3pm.

Instructor Eric Little


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Tae Kwon Do
Adult, Teen

Tae Kwon Do

Instructors:  Victor Sinasky & Nigel Mundy

Expand your agility through Tae Kwon Do, a Korean martial art that combines self-defense, combat, and exercise techniques. No hand to hand combat. Technical skills are taught.


Adult, Teen

6:15 p - 9:15 p
Adult Co-Ed Volleyball
Adult

Adult Co-Ed Volleyball

Full court, competitive play for adults. Winners stay on and players rotate in.

All participants must be members and have locks to secure their belongings in a locker.


Adult

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Weight Room Hour
Senior

Senior Weight Room Hour

Hour designated for seniors to work out in the weight room exclusively.

Must have a minimum of 7 seniors in order to reserve weight room.


Senior

12:00 p - 1:00 p
Creative Storytelling
Preschool

Creative Storytelling

Creative Storytelling is a program that provides the opportunity for toddlers ages 5 and under to engage in recreation, imagination play and socializing with peers. Caretakers and children are engaged in story time and loads of interactive fun with corresponding themed lessons after the story.

Each individual adult accompanying the child/children require center membership and are expected to participate in the program.

During inclement weather, please call in advance to ensure the program has not been cancelled.


Preschool

4:00 p - 6:00 p
YP116 Video Game Design Grades 6-8
Child

YP116 Video Game Design Grades 6-8

Ever dream of making your own video games? All it takes is a combination of your imagination and dedication to RPG Maker. Your friends can play your game as the heroes you create, traverse dungeons you craft, or thwart the evil plans your villains hatched!


Child

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Intro to Weight Room Fitness Training
Adult, Senior

Intro to Weight Room Fitness Training

Are you ready to work out but need one on one assistance on how to use the fitness equipment? Then this is the instructional session for you! Instructor Eric Little will provide individual assistance to anyone on site interested in properly using the weight room and cardio equipment. If the on site hours do not work, please feel free to make an appointment with Mr. Little by calling or stopping by the front desk Monday-Friday after 3pm.

Instructor Eric Little


Adult, Senior

7:30 p - 8:30 p
Adult Co-ed Dance Ballet

Adult Co-ed Dance Ballet

To develop and implement programming that incorporate strength and technique through dance, ballet and various of others. program occurs on alternating Thursdays. Please call the center and ask to speak with instructor Barney Webster for further details.

Instrcutor: Barney Webster


7:45 p - 8:30 p
Table Tennis Club
Adult

Table Tennis Club

Join our members as they play competitively against other recreation centers in our seasonal tournaments.

half court - with players ranging from intermediate to expert.

*All members are expected to lock up their belongings. Classes are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.


Adult

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

8:00 a - 9:00 a
Theo's Total Body Conditioning
Adult, Senior

Theo's Total Body Conditioning

Complete body toning for those who want to stay fit and trim.

Instructor: Theo Gilbert


Adult, Senior

10:00 a - 11:00 a
Senior Weight Room Hour
Senior

Senior Weight Room Hour

Hour designated for seniors to work out in the weight room exclusively.

Must have a minimum of 7 seniors in order to reserve weight room.


Senior

6:00 p - 7:30 p
Intro to Weight Room Fitness Training
Adult, Senior

Intro to Weight Room Fitness Training

Are you ready to work out but need one on one assistance on how to use the fitness equipment? Then this is the instructional session for you! Instructor Eric Little will provide individual assistance to anyone on site interested in properly using the weight room and cardio equipment. If the on site hours do not work, please feel free to make an appointment with Mr. Little by calling or stopping by the front desk Monday-Friday after 3pm.

Instructor Eric Little


Adult, Senior

6:00 p - 7:00 p
Youth Calisthenics
Teen

Youth Calisthenics

Youth Fitness /sports program that teaches boys and girls ages 14 - 17 the fundamentals of Basketball while providing fun physical activities to increase strength and cardio. The session begins with warm ups and concludes with basketball fundamentals.


Teen

6:45 p - 7:45 p
Adult Co-ed Modern Dance Fitness
Adult

Adult Co-ed Modern Dance Fitness

Program for adults to express themselves through dance.  Class includes choreography, routines, dance performance and shows.

Instructor: Barney Webster


Adult

Building Hours
8:00 a - 4:00 p

8:00 a - 9:15 a
Table Tennis Club
Adult

Table Tennis Club

Join our members as they play competitively against other recreation centers in our seasonal tournaments.

half court - with players ranging from intermediate to expert.

*All members are expected to lock up their belongings. Classes are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.


Adult

9:30 a - 11:15 a
Children's Instructional Basketball
Child

Children's Instructional Basketball

Designed for boys and girls 5 to 8 years of age. Youth learn the fundamentals of basketballs, teamwork and leadership through drills and in-house tournaments.

With Instructor Coach Troy


Child

11:30 a - 12:45 p
Instructional Youth Basketball
Child

Instructional Youth Basketball

Designed for boys and girls 10 to 15 years of age. Youth learn the fundamentals of basketball, teamwork and leadership through drills and in-house tournaments.

Instructor: Coach Troy Basso


Child

Building Hours
Closed

Pool Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
7/25
Tuesday
7/26
Wednesday
7/27
Thursday
7/28
Friday
7/29
Saturday
7/30
Sunday
7/31
There are no programs scheduled at this time, please try the next 7 days or check back later.

Computer Resource Center Schedule

indicates the program does not require center membership

Monday
7/25
Tuesday
7/26
Wednesday
7/27
Thursday
7/28
Friday
7/29
Saturday
7/30
Sunday
7/31

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
YP101a Summertime Techies
Child

YP101a Summertime Techies

One-day workshops will engage youth in fun, creative digital learning activites with a focus on self-awareness and social activism.


Child

11:00 a - 2:30 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:30 p
YP300 Summer Camp Outdoor Adventure Yearbook
Child

YP300 Summer Camp Outdoor Adventure Yearbook

Students will produce a video yearbook wherethey will capture important outdoor adventure moments during their time in campwhile learning the concepts of media production. The campers will learn andexperience the stages of production, pre-production, and planning.
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Child

4:30 p - 6:00 p
YP101a Summertime Techies
Child

YP101a Summertime Techies

One-day workshops will engage youth in fun, creative digital learning activites with a focus on self-awareness and social activism.


Child

6:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

8:00 a - 2:30 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 11:30 a
DL101a Intro to Computers
Adult, Senior

DL101a Intro to Computers

Learn typing and mouse skills, how to open and save files, basic program functions, and introductory internet tools.


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 1:30 p
DL108 Intro to External Devices
Adult, Senior

DL108 Intro to External Devices

Learn how to store and access data on various pieces of equipment.


Adult, Senior

2:30 p - 4:00 p
YP116 Video Game Design Grades 1-5
Child

YP116 Video Game Design Grades 1-5

Ever dream of making your own video games? All it takes is a combination of your imagination and dedication to RPG Maker. Your friends can play your game as the heroes you create, traverse dungeons you craft, or thwart the evil plans your villains hatched!


Child

6:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

10:00 a - 11:00 a
YP101a Summertime Techies
Child

YP101a Summertime Techies

One-day workshops will engage youth in fun, creative digital learning activites with a focus on self-awareness and social activism.


Child

11:00 a - 2:30 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:30 p
YP300 Summer Camp Outdoor Adventure Yearbook
Child

YP300 Summer Camp Outdoor Adventure Yearbook

Students will produce a video yearbook wherethey will capture important outdoor adventure moments during their time in campwhile learning the concepts of media production. The campers will learn andexperience the stages of production, pre-production, and planning.
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Child

4:30 p - 6:00 p
YP101a Summertime Techies
Child

YP101a Summertime Techies

One-day workshops will engage youth in fun, creative digital learning activites with a focus on self-awareness and social activism.


Child

6:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

8:00 a - 3:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

10:30 a - 11:30 a
WF103 Intro to MS Powerpoint 2010
Adult, Senior

WF103 Intro to MS Powerpoint 2010

Create a basic PowerPoint presentation and learn how to format text, insert graphics, alter colors, and more. Students will also practice their presentation skills.


Adult, Senior

12:30 p - 1:30 p
WF102 Intro to MS Word 2010
Adult, Senior

WF102 Intro to MS Word 2010

Learn the basics of creating documents using Microsoft Office Word, the most popular and widely used word processing software.


Adult, Senior

4:30 p - 6:00 p
YP101a Summertime Techies
Child

YP101a Summertime Techies

One-day workshops will engage youth in fun, creative digital learning activites with a focus on self-awareness and social activism.


Child

6:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
6:30 a - 9:30 p

9:00 a - 10:00 a
YP101a Summertime Techies
Child

YP101a Summertime Techies

One-day workshops will engage youth in fun, creative digital learning activites with a focus on self-awareness and social activism.


Child

10:00 a - 2:30 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

3:00 p - 4:30 p
YP101a Summertime Techies
Child

YP101a Summertime Techies

One-day workshops will engage youth in fun, creative digital learning activites with a focus on self-awareness and social activism.


Child

4:30 p - 6:00 p
YP101a Summertime Techies
Child

YP101a Summertime Techies

One-day workshops will engage youth in fun, creative digital learning activites with a focus on self-awareness and social activism.


Child

6:00 p - 9:00 p
OA100 Adult/Senior Open Access
Adult, Senior

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.


Adult, Senior

Building Hours
8:00 a - 4:00 p

8:00 a - 3:30 p
OO100 All Ages Open Access
Everyone

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.


Everyone

Building Hours
Closed

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