The Cypress Hills East New York (CHENY) Beacon is a community center based at the IS 302 campus. The CHENY Beacon serves as a safe haven for youth and adults by providing quality, value-based skill building, learning, and recreational programs at no cost to all participants.
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Youth Recreation Programs
Girls Sports: Ages 10-15
Mondays 6-8:30 pm
Where girls and only girls get to learn and play sports.
Dance Club: Ages 9-19, Fridays 6-8:30pm
Youth work with a talented Dance Instructor to explore, develop and perfect their dancing skills.
Martial Arts: Ages 6-Adult
Participants will train with a professional Martial Arts instructor to learn the art of self-defense and self-discipline.
Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30-8:30pm
Saturdays 10:30 am-12pm & 12-1:30pm
Middle School Sports: Ages 10-15
Tuesdays & Thursdays 6-9pm
Improve your skills in various sports. Join a team and participate in tournaments. Free t-shirt & trophies.
Youth Teen Center: Ages 10-17
Mon. /Wed./Fridays 6:30-8:30pm
The SPOT for teens to hang out. Relax, listen to music, play video games, foosball, play spades and gym time.
K-5 Sports: 9:30am-11:30am
Participants will learn the skills, self control, and techniques needed to play group sports. Youth will play in team sports.
Saturday Middle School Sports
Combine: 11:30 am-2:00pm
Participate in scheduled basketball tournaments.
Develop your skills and learn new techniques.
Saturday High School Sports
Combine: 2-4 pm
Join a Team! Participate in scheduled tournaments. Free t-shirt and trophies.
Adult Recreation Programs
Aerobics/Zumba: Ages 16 & Up
Tuesdays & Thursdays 5-8pm
Join in with a fitness instructor through fun and effective workout classes for adults that include aerobic exercises and strength training.
Strength Training/Yoga/Spin Class
Monday Wednesdays Fridays
6-9pm Ages 15 & up
Receive personalized instruction from a certified personal trainer in a fully equipped, air conditioned fitness room.
Youth Enrichment Programs
After School: 5th-8th grade
With amazing new activities and staff, it’s a fabulous experience for every teenager!
Counselors In Training: 9th –10th grade
Be a Leader! Join our After School Team by volunteering for a future of success.
Youth Advisory Council (YAC)
Join our Beacon Planning Team!
Make a difference.
Youth LEAD: Ages 16-24
Young adults prepare to earn the High School Equivalency degree, and work/career readiness.
Beacon Family Place:
Support and Counseling for families.
350 Linwood Street
Brooklyn, NY 11208
Evening/Saturday Programs Director
After School Director