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James Weldon Johnson Playground

 Basketball Courts

How to Reserve an Athletic Field or Court

Organized leagues or special events need a permit to use an athletic field or court. For people under 18, the permit is free. For those 18 and over, a fee is required.

To reserve space, please see our Athletic Permits and Applications page.

  Know when to go: view upcoming athletic area usage.

James Weldon Playground / PS 57E. 115 St. & Lexington Ave.

Directions to James Weldon Johnson Playground

James Weldon Johnson Playground Weather

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    Rain Likely and Windy
  • Tue
    Rain Likely and Breezy
  • Wed
    Mostly Sunny
  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny

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