Reopening Updates and Information

Update: Wednesday, February 17

We are pleased to announce the lengthening of our daily schedule — with expanded hours for the Fitness Center, Pool and Racquetball Courts.

The Center will now be open until 10 PM, Mon–Thurs.

Important: All areas are limited by strict capacity limits so be sure to lock in your visit ahead of time and schedule your appointment using the links provided below.

 

Because of rapidly changing circumstances, information about services and programs may not be up to date. If you have any questions regarding our status at this time and cannot find the information below, please email [email protected] or call the Front Desk at (718) 627-4300

The following services, programs and facilities are operational at this time:

Please check our event calendar for upcoming virtual programs. We are also offering a full menu of Senior Adults services – for our weekly schedule, click here.

Services and programs that are not operational are:

  • Free Play
  • Health Spa
  • High-Risk In-Person Programming

Visitors are asked to fill out a COVID-19 Health Questionnaire every time they visit the building.

You can do it when you check in — or, you can save time by filling it out at home THE DAY OF your appointment.

Click here to fill out the questionnaire on your appointment day

THE FOLLOWING FACILITIES AND PROGRAMS ARE OPEN:

 

Fitness Center: Overview

CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR APPOINTMENT

Mondays – Thursdays 6:30 AM to 10:00 PM
Fridays 6:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Sundays 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

The Fitness Center is open on an appointment-basis. We are doing so in accordance with New York State law and while strictly following CDC guidelines. Detailed instructions on how to book your appointment and what to expect during your visit can be found below.

Fitness Center Reopening: What to Expect

For Fitness Center hours, please click here.

Booking Your Appointment:

  • New York State mandates that we operate at a 25-person capacity and maintain proper social distancing within the gym. In compliance, visits to the gym are done on an appointment basis. There is no guarantee that we can accommodate walk-ins.
  • Workouts are fifty (50) minutes in length, leaving us ten (10) to deep clean. So that everyone can be accommodated, appointments are limited to one visit per member, per day.
  • Appointments can be booked on our website. Click here to book.
  • Please cancel your appointment if you are suddenly unable to attend. No-shows will be tracked.

Before Your Visit:

  • Make sure to have your appointment booked. Check your confirmation email after booking to make sure you have the right date and time.
  • Please bring a towel. Gym towels (and showers) are not available at our facility for health reasons. This will change as regulations are updated.
  • Make sure that you’re feeling well before your visit. If you or someone you have been in contact with are showing symptoms of COVID-19, please stay at home.
  • A COVID Questionnaire must be filled out every time you visit the building. Save time during check in by completing the questionnaire at home THE DAY OF your appointment by clicking here.

At Our Facility:

  • Arrive on time.
  • Wear a mask in all areas of the building, even during exercise.
  • Your temperature will be taken. Those with temperatures of 100 or greater must unfortunately be turned away. You’ll also be asked to sign a Covid-19 waiver.
  • Practice Social Distancing
  • With your safety in mind, we are committed to touchless check-in. Scan the barcode found in your TheCenterSCC app. IMPORTANT: If you need help getting set up on the app, email our friendly Concierge Service at [email protected] Doing this now will save you time.
  • A security team member will verify your membership and double-check your appointment. To help expedite the check-in process, screenshot your appointment confirmation.
  • Wipe down all pieces of equipment that you use. Strictly enforced.
  • Enter and exit on time, please.

CLICK HERE TO BOOK ONLINE

 

Pool: Overview

The pool is open on an appointment-basis. We are doing so in accordance with New York State law and while strictly following CDC guidelines. Detailed instructions on how to book your appointment and what to expect during your visit can be found below.

Pool Reopening: What to Expect

Booking Your Appointment:

  • New York mandates that we operate at a lower capacity and maintain proper social distancing throughout our facilities. So, while we do allow walk-ins, appointments are strongly recommended.
  • To help manage appointments fairly, we ask that you book online. Seniors who require technology assistance can schedule appointments through the reception desk at (718) 627-4300.
  • Please bring your own towel, swimming cap, and lock for temporary locker.

 

Checking In:

  • Please arrive a few minutes prior to your scheduled appointment.
  • A guard will smile at you from under a mask.
  • A Center membership (in good standing) is required prior to admittance.
  • A COVID Health Questionnaire must be completed every time you enter the building. Save time by completing it at home THE DAY OF  your appointment, or fill it out when you check in.
  • A Covid-19 waiver must be completed and signed for first time visitors since COVID. You can save time by downloading the waiver at the bottom of the page and bringing a signed copy with you.
  • Temperatures will be checked.

During Your Visit:

  • All swimmers are expected to shower before entering the pool.
  • All swimmers must wear swimming caps in the pool.
  • Street shoes are not allowed in the pool area, for any reason.
  • Please enter and exit the pool area on time and adhere to lifeguard instructions at all times.
  • Lockers are there for the protection of your personal items and are not overnight lockers.
  • Please bring your own towel(s), lock, and swimming cap.

 

CLICK HERE TO BOOK ONLINE

or call (718) 627-4300 if you need technology support. 

 

Still have questions? Email [email protected]

Group X: Overview

The Center is proud to offer a robust group fitness program — socially-spaced and in accordance with all CDC regulations. Members save on classes with reduced pricing on pay-per-class and Unlimited class passes. (Please note that towel service has been temporarily suspended.)

Detailed instructions on how to book your appointment and what to expect during your visit can be found below.

Group X: What to Expect

For Group X schedule, please see @SCCexercise on Instagram.

Booking Your Spot:

  • New York State mandates that we operate at a certain capacity and maintain proper social distancing within the classes. In compliance, class spots must be reserved in advance. There is no guarantee that we can accommodate walk-ins.
  • Classes are booked through Instagram. Click here to follow @SCCexerise.
  • Please cancel your appointment if you are suddenly unable to attend. No-shows will be tracked.

Before Your Visit:

  • Make sure to have your spot reserved.
  • Please bring a towel. Gym towels (and showers) are not available at our facility for health reasons. This will change as regulations are updated.
  • Make sure that you’re feeling well before your visit. If you or someone you have been in contact with are showing symptoms of COVID-19, please stay at home.
  • A COVID Questionnaire must be filled out every time you visit the building. Save time during check in by completing the questionnaire at home THE DAY OF your appointment by clicking here.

At Our Facility:

  • Arrive on time.
  • Wear a mask in all areas of the building, even during exercise.
  • Your temperature will be taken. Those with temperatures of 100 or greater must unfortunately be turned away. You’ll also be asked to sign a Covid-19 waiver.
  • Practice Social Distancing
  • With your safety in mind, we are committed to touchless check-in. Scan the barcode found in your TheCenterSCC app. IMPORTANT: If you need help getting set up on the app, email our friendly Concierge Service at [email protected] Doing this now will save you time.
  • A security team member will verify your membership and double-check your appointment. To help expedite the check-in process, screenshot your appointment confirmation.
  • Wipe down all pieces of equipment that you use. Strictly enforced.
  • Enter and exit on time, please.

 

Racquetball Court: Overview

The Racquetball Court is open on a reservation-basis. We are doing so in accordance with New York State law and while strictly following CDC guidelines. Detailed instructions on how to book your appointment and what to expect during your visit can be found below.

Racquetball Court Reopening: What to Expect

Booking Your Appointment:

  • New York mandates that we operate at a lower capacity and maintain proper social distancing throughout our facilities. So, while we do allow walk-ins, appointments are strongly recommended.
  • To help manage appointments fairly, we ask that you book online. Seniors who require technology assistance can schedule appointments through the reception desk at (718) 627-4300. To cancel an appointment, email [email protected]
  • You must bring your own equipment. Unfortunately, no rental gear is provided.

 

Checking In:

  • Please arrive a few minutes prior to your scheduled appointment.
  • A guard will smile at you from under a mask.
  • A Center membership (in good standing) is required prior to admittance.
  • A Health Questionnaire must be filled out every time you visit the building. Save time by completing it at home THE DAY OF your appointment by clicking here.
  • A COVID-19 waiver must be completed and signed the first time you visit the facility since COVID. You can save time by downloading the waiver at the bottom of the page and bringing a signed copy with you.
  • Temperatures will be checked.
  • All players are expected to wear masks at all times, even during play.

 

CLICK HERE TO BOOK ONLINE

or call (718) 627-4300 if you need technology support. 

 

Still have questions? Email [email protected]

Once you’re back in the building, you’ll notice some upgrades to our lobby’s appearance and some changes to the sign-in process. Please be patient with us as we’ll be implementing these changes with your safety in mind. You can review some of our new guidelines below:

Getting ready for the first time back in the Center since COVID? 

Visitors are asked to sign COVID-19-related waivers when first using the facility.

That form is available upon check-in — or, you can save time by printing and signing that form now.

COVID-19 Release Waiver

Even though we’re still operating many areas virtually, we still haven’t forgotten how to throw memorable programs and epic special events.

Visit our Event Calendar for an expanding list of exciting programs. You won’t want to miss out!