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Tony Dapolito Recreation Center

Membership Information | Holiday Schedule

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1 Clarkson Street
New York, NY 10014
Cross Streets:

Clarkson Street at 7th Avenue South

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Located in Tony Dapolito Recreation Center

Center Management: Trevor Merk (Center Manager), Colleen Flood (Deputy Center Manager)
Phone: (212) 242-5228 (212) 242-5418
Fax:(212) 242-5422

Accessible Facilities This is an Accessible Recreation Center.

United States veterans and people with disabilities can now become recreation center members for only $25 per year. Visit or call any recreation center to find out more.

Additional Information

Registration Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Please note that all schedules and programs are subject to change. Contact the Center directly for updated information.

Please note: This facility shuts its doors at closing time. Some activities may shut down 15 minutes early. 

Recreation centers operate in seasonal schedules, with program availability additionally affected by Parks' afterschool and summer camps. Programs rotate in the following increments: January - March, April - June, July - September and October - December.

Media Labs follow their own 6-12 week schedules, depending on the type of class being offered.


On holidays (New Year's Day and Eve, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Easter, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Election Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Eve, and Christmas Day and Eve), recreation center hours will change. Please visit our Recreation Center Holiday Schedule for details.

Recreation Center Membership Gift Cards

Give the Gift of Sports, Fitness and Fun!

Purchase a Recreation Center Membership Gift Card, and share the joy of health with a family member, friend, or loved one. Gift Cards may be redeemed at any one of Parks' 35 recreation centers across New York City.

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Building Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday - Sunday: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM


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View Media Lab Schedule


Afterschool Room (1)

Locker Room (2)

Artificial Turf Field (1)

Media Lab (1)

Arts & Crafts Room (1)

Media Lab (1)

Athletic Field (1)

Multipurpose Room (1)

Baseball Field (1)

Playground (1)

Basketball Court (Indoor) (2)

Pool (Indoor) (1)

Bocce Courts (Outdoor) (1)

Pool (Outdoor) (1)

Cardio Room (1)

Rooftop Sundeck (Outdoor) (1)

Dance Room (1)

Soccer Field (Outdoor) (1)

Fitness Room (2)

Sprinkler (1)

Gymnasium (2)

Table Tennis Table (6)

Handball Court (Outdoor) (5)

Track (Indoor) (1)

Kitchen (1)

Volleyball Court (Indoor) (1)

Lobby (1)

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