Winter Recess at Recreation and Community Centers

 The City School District will be closed for its Winter Recess from February 20-24. City Recreation Ryan-Center-entranceCenters based at schools will be closed, but the rest of the Centers will be open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, February 18 and Monday-Saturday, February 20-24. See a list of all Recreation and Community Centers at

Following is a list of specialized programming during the Winter Recess:

Adams Street Community Center, 85 Adams Street

Wed., Feb. 22: Girls Day Out (gym and pool), 1-6 p.m.

Mon. Feb.  20-Sat. Feb. 25: Youth Basketball, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Tue. Feb. 21: Black History Baking Event, 12 p.m.

Sat. Feb.18-Sat. Feb. 25: Open Swim, 1 p.m.

Tue. Feb.21 and Sat. Feb.25: Youth Jiu-Jitsu, 4 p.m. Tue., 1 p.m. Sat., 428-7456

David Gantt Community Center, 700 North Street

Mon. Feb. 20-Thu. Feb. 23: Black History themed short story reading and discussion, 2 p.m.

Wed. Feb. 22: Afrocentric meal preparation and sampling, 3 p.m.

Fri. Feb. 24: Youth vs. Staff Floor Hockey game, 3 p.m. , 428-7149

Edgerton Community Center, 41 Backus Street

Daily Black History Trivia Contest at 2 p.m.—grand prize awarded Friday to the youth with the most correct answers during the week, 428-6769

Carter Street Community Center, 500 Carter Street

Mon. Feb. 20 and Tue. Feb. 21: Teen Basketball Tournament, 2 p.m., 428-7890

Flint Street Community Center, 271 Flint Street

Daily African American BINGO contests and various field trips (TBD) including Manhattan Square Ice Rink and Rochester Museum & Science Center, 428-7001

Thomas P. Ryan Center, 530 Webster Avenue

Extensive special events offered—call  428-7828 for more information