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.

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

Nature Walks and Explorations

Central Park is an urban oasis of over 800 acres with a vast array of flora and fauna. Our expert guides will lead participants in workshops such as Plant Life in Central Park, Nature Photography, Landscape Drawing, and Orienteering. See you local park as you’ve never seen it before! Develop a new appreciation for this amazing resource. Click here to learn more.

Writers’ Workshops

These workshops target a range of genres for a range of ages. Enjoy a supportive atmosphere to learn about memoir, poetry, and fiction. Coming soon: Writing for Civic Engagement. Click here to learn more.

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