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St. James Recreation Center

Membership Information | Holiday Schedule

This Recreation Center's hours are affected over Thanksgiving. On Wednesday, November 25, it opens at its regularly scheduled time, but closes at 5:00 p.m. On Thursday, November 26 it is closed. Regular hours resume on Friday, November 27.

2530 Jerome Avenue
Bronx, NY 10468
Cross Streets: 192nd Street/Jerome Avenue
Directions via Google Maps

Located in St. James Park

Center Manager: Sheroly Jones
Deputy Center Manager: Angel Gerena
Phone: (718) 367-3657 (718) 367-3658
Fax: (718) 295-8713

Accessible Facilities This is an Accessible Recreation Center.

Did you know many Recreation Centers have computer classes? Learn skills from basic computing to making digital art. Visit the Computer Resource Center (CRC) schedule on your center's webpage, or check out the CRC homepage.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 8:45 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 4:45 PM

Registration Hours:
Monday - Friday

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

Members must store their belongings in the lockers provided and must secure their lockers with a sturdy key lock. As stated in our conditions of membership, members must be in proper athletic attire to exercise or participate in sports activities. The minimum age for a member to utilize our fitness rooms is 16 during scheduled hours.


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

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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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Arts & Crafts Room (1)

Fitness Room (1)

Auditorium (1)

Media Lab (1)

Classroom (3)

Performance Space (1)

Computer Resource Center (1)

Pool Table (3)

Cycling Studio (1)

Table Tennis Table (2)

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