About Re-Create

Located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, Re-Create is a community organization focused on teaching and learning across the life-span. In addition to supporting the Arts and Athletics afterschool enrichment programs at PS 9, PS 84, and PS 166, we also offer fitness classes for adults and children, professional development for coaches and teachers, and writing and book clubs for a range of ages.

Writers’ Workshop

Workshops and related literary events target a range of genres for a range of ages. Enjoy a supportive atmosphere to learn about memoir, poetry, and fiction.

Fall term will feature seminars for high school senior, providing support and guidance in writing personal essays as they approach the college application process.

Coming soon: Writing for Civic Engagement. Click here to learn more.

Acting and Improv

Participants will hone their appreciation of story telling and meaning making through scene study and theater games.

Professional Development

Experts in a number of areas help educators to build their skills and knowledge and master their craft. Click here to learn more.

Coaching Education

Our veteran track and field coaches and coaching educators have hosted nearly twenty Level 1 school, certifying over a thousand coaches in the United States Track and Field Curriculum. Click here to learn more.

Workshops are available to help coaches in all sports to master the concepts of physical fitness and sports training design.

Re-Create Offers a Variety of Classes

Classes are offered for people of all ages and interests…topics include dance, running, creative writing, web design, and music instruction


Classes take place nights, weekend, and holidays to fit with your busy schedule