Run by the NYC Parks Dept., this rec center was recently renovated and modernized. Large Pool, fitness room, gym, basketball courts, track. A real bargain for adults ($75/yr),senior citizens ($10/yr) and kids (just $5/yr. ) Friendly helpful staff. Very clean and tidy. Bring your own lock for the locker room upstairs. Showers have plenty of hot water (bring soap and towel, shower shoes are a must!) Classes in yoga, tai chi, dance as well as afterschool and kids programs available.