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Chelsea Recreation Center

W. 25 St., 9 Ave. To 10 Ave.

Manhattan

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A state-of-the-art facility, the Chelsea Recreation Center is a neighborhood gem that boasts eclectic offerings for New Yorkers of all ages. Chelsea is one of the largest recreation centers in the city, and visitors make full use of its crisp facilities and extensive sports, arts, and educational programming for kids and adults alike. The center features a six-lane, 25-yard pool, a gymnasium with basketball and volleyball courts, plus fitness rooms, a dance studio, a game room, and an arts and crafts room. Fitness classes offered range from gymnastics and ballet to aerobics and yoga. Beyond athletics, the center also hosts teen open mic nights, a hip-hop club, drama hour, and senior painting workshops, to name a few. In addition, the Computer Resource Center provides free computer access and instruction for skills such as word processing, internet use, web design, and desktop publishing.

Events

Goalball Hosted by the NY Knights

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Recreation CentersChelsea Recreation Center

OPEN HOUSE: From February 11-17, all Manhattan recreation centers are open to the public. Take classes and use the amenities for free! Check each recreation center's webpage to find out more. You can participate in any available class. If you visit, please bring a sturdy lock to put your belongings in a locker. Make sure to bring proper footwear if you're working out.
Anticipated Completion: 02/17/2018

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