The recreation department promotes healthy, mental, social, physical, and cultural development of people of all age.

Rental Opportunities

Rental opportunities are available for private or community events.

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The Louis Armstrong Recreational Center features a regulation-sized gymnasium where hundreds participate in basketball tournaments, soccer competitions, karate and dance classes. The gymnasium also boasts a state-of-the-art boxing ring where students learn boxing techniques, as well as a weight room for cardio and strength training. It is available for after-school activities and to the community at large during unscheduled time slots for special events.

For rental inquiries please contact Jermaine Maybank, Recreation Manager at 718-651-0096 (Ext 238) or via email at